Ohio Commission on Minority Health Awards Community Action Akron Summit Expansion Funding

Jan 27, 2020
Community Action Akron Summit was recently awarded renewal funds and expansion from the Ohio Commission on Minority Health for 2020 to replicate Pathways Community HUB, an evidenced based model to decrease infant mortality. Community...

HEAP winter crisis program to begin November 1

Oct 29, 2019
The HEAP winter crisis program runs from Nov. 1, 2019 until March 31, 2020.  CA serves income-eligible households in Summit who are at or below 175% of the federal poverty guideline. Apply Today  

Enrolling Now for 2019-2020 Head Start and Early Head Start

Jul 26, 2019
Community Action Akron Summit is accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Head Start school year. Parents are encouraged to begin the enrollment process now as classes for the 2019-2020 school year will begin in September. Head Start...

Summer Crisis Program 2019 Dates

Jun 25, 2019
Community Action Akron Summit will operate the 2019 Summer Crisis Program (SCP) to help income-eligible Summit County residents stay cool during the hot summer months. The Summer Crisis Program runs from July 1, 2019 until August 31, 2019...

Giving the Youngest Victims of the Opioid Epidemic a ‘Head Start’ in Life

Apr 28, 2019
Community Action Akron Summit Head Start continues to be at the forefront of supporting children and families impacted by the epidemic of addiction.  Andrea Fleming, Community Action Akron Summit Head Start grandparent and member of the...

More Than 200 Members of Congress Endorse Robust Funding for Head Start

Apr 08, 2019
The National Head Start Association (NHSA) today applauded the more than 200 members of Congress who reaffirmed their commitment to providing America’s most vulnerable children and families with the Head Start Advantage. 216 members of the...