P.O. Drawer 711
1102 Massey Street
Smithfield, NC 27577
Services Provided or Description:
Community Action, through coordination of public and private service programs, promotes self-sufficiency for low-income individuals and encourages the use of private-sector involvement in anti-poverty activities.
Our primary goal is to obtain grant funds and local contributions to use for services and activities which have a major impact on the causes of poverty in the community.
Head Start / Early Head Start:
Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) program:
Weatherization / ARRA Weatherization:
The Heating Appliance Repair and Replacement Program (HARRP) is designed to repair heating and air systems as needed and offer educational workshops.
Single Family Home Rehabilitation and Economic Development
Hours: For Head Start: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All other programs: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Ages Served: All. Head Start serves pregnant women, mothers and children aged 6 weeks to 4 years.
Eligibility: Proof of income for all household members, Social Security cards and a photo ID.
Referral Process: Referrals from other agencies are accepted. Clients may call for an appointment with Head Start and Weatherization, but walk-ins are welcome. When resources are not available, clients are referred to other agencies and organizations.
Billing Arrangements: All services are free of charge to clients.
Bilingual? English and Spanish speaking staff are available, and written materials are available in both English and Spanish.