About Clinton County Community Action Program
Clinton County Community Action has been in operation since 1965. We are a private, non-profit organization. Our primary goal at Community Action is to work toward the elimination of poverty in Clinton County. Learn more.
Head Start provides services through a multi-generational model. It provides high-quality, early childhood education to at-risk children utilizing ongoing real-time assessment to individualize instruction to the needs of each child.
Community Action provides Energy Assistance for heating and cooling through the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), the Winter Crisis Program (WCP), the Summer Crisis Program (SCP), and the Percentage of Income Payment Plan Pluss Program (PIPP).
Community Action is very involved in making sure families and individuals are given the opportunity to live in affordable housing. The complexes are geared toward people that do not make enough money for market rate rent, but make too much for subsidized housing.
Clinton Maid is a full maid service that has been in operation since October 2005. The Homemakers provide sweeping, mopping, dusting, oven and refrigerator cleaning, window cleaning, bathroom cleaning, and all general cleaning services.
“Wilmington Apartments is a good place to live. The apartments are well taken care of and any maintenance needs are always handled in a timely manner. The staff is very flexible, they listen and act on complaints, and they try and put good families in the apartments.”
“The crew was excellent. They did not cut any corners and checked everything. One room in the house is eight degrees cooler than before the weatherization was completed. I have had the lowest electric bills I have had in 15 years.”