Programs in Montgomery County
Montgomery County is one of the six counties that comprise the diverse service area for the Community Action Partnership of the Greater Dayton Area. In this county, there is specific programming and services that have been developed and implemented to meet local needs. Montgomery County has a local facility, served by a County Director and staff, with input from a local Advisory Board. Please take this opportunity to learn more about the services we provide in this county. You will see that we care about this community and are truly dedicated to helping people, changing lives.
Individuals who want to learn or enhance their computer skills may do so through our Free Computer Literacy Program. Classes are available on both the Beginner and Intermediate Levels.
Individuals and families may qualify to receive emergency services as funding is available.
Individual Development Account (IDA) Program Through the Homeownership Individual Development Account (IDA) Program, participants benefit from a matched savings account. Individuals enrolled in the program are provided with a match of their savings for use towards a down payment or the closing costs for their newly purchased home.
For more than eight years, the Micro-Enterprise Business Development and Training Program has assisted individuals interested in starting and maintaining a home-based or second income business. Through the program, participants learn valuable tips from experienced accountants, bankers and other professionals.
Community Action Partnership will gladly enroll eligible households into the Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP) Plus to help them manage their utility bills and maintain services. HEAP provides once per season assistance to low-income families who are having difficulty paying heat and fuel bills.
Weatherization is a residential energy efficiency program, that reduces energy use by reducing air infiltration and heat loss in homes. Homeowners and renters may be eligible to receive free services on their home to make it more safe, comfortable and energy efficient.
Puzzled by the tax law or which credits and deductions to take? Need assistance with your tax return? Our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program is here to help. Eligible customers may receive FREE filing assistance of your state and federal taxes.
Community Action Partnership's Youth Empowerment Center provides a safe, nurturing environment for youth. At the center, they obtain helpful information and gain positive experiences that assist them to shape their character and their values..