Our Mission...
To Administer to the Needs of the Community
by Helping Citizens Attain and Maintain Self-Sufficiency.
Celebrating 50 Years of Service

Celebrating 50 Years of Service

2015 marks Southwest Georgia Community Action Council's golden anniversary -- 50 years of Helping People Help Themselves! Startin...

ALERT: LIHEAP Set To Open Later This Year (December 1)

ALERT: LIHEAP Set To Open Later This Year (December 1)

Rather than its traditional November start-up, this year Georgia's regular Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) will open at 8:00 a....

Making a Difference For Out-of-School Youth

Making a Difference For Out-of-School Youth

Under House Bill 91, our Workforce44 Out-of-School Youth program was able to assist Terrell County residents in receiving their hi...

Students Say YES! to Twenty-15

Students Say YES! to Twenty-15

This summer the Agency is piloting an innovative new "day camp" model as opposed to the traditional residential camp that we have ...

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

SWGACAC reminds you that September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. In the past four decades, obesity rates in the ...

  • Celebrating 50 Years of Service

    Celebrating 50 Years of Service

  • ALERT: LIHEAP Set To Open Later This Year (December 1)

    ALERT: LIHEAP Set To Open Later This Year (December 1)

  • Making a Difference For Out-of-School Youth

    Making a Difference For Out-of-School Youth

  • Students Say YES! to Twenty-15

    Students Say YES! to Twenty-15

  • September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

    September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

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Helping People. Changing Lives.

Southwest Georgia Community Action Council is the private, non-profit community action agency in Southwest Georgia that provides social services funded through the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) in 14 counties, Head Start/Early Head Start child development services funded through the Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) in 18 counties, and home weatherization services funded through Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) in 16 counties.  The Agency also provides numerous other community services funded through a variety of funding sources including public and private grants, donations, and fund-raisers.  All services support the mission of the Agency and are targeted at helping low-income families improve their level of self-sufficiency.  Continue browsing this site to find out more!

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