Through funding from the federal Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) program, Community Action’s Department of Family Services offers the Self-Sufficiency Program to families and individuals in Rowan and Cabarrus Counties who seek to move from poverty to self-sufficiency. For those accepted into the Self-Sufficiency Program, Community Action provides support to individuals with obtaining employment, education, vocational training, income management, and securing safe, decent affordable housing . Participants in this program shall become self-sufficient, which is life-changing for the person, the family and the overall community.
To apply to the Self Sufficiency Program, click the “apply for services” button below, and complete the application. You will then save this document to your computer, and attach it to an email to SRCAA. If you wish to submit an appeal for the Self-Sufficiency Program, click the button below to view our appeal procedures.