Housing Choice Voucher Program- Section 8 Housing : C.A.S.I. contracts with Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) to provide rental housing assistance to low-income individuals and families. Participants find housing to fit their specific needs/desires in the rental market. Eligibility is based on HUD income guidelines and assistance is provided in the form of vouchers.
The Health and Nutrition component of Head Start connects with families to ensure that children are on a schedule of well child care, including medical and dental. It engages children and families and exposes them to a variety of foods to promote a well-balanced diet mingled with movement/exercise. The Health and Nutrition component is goal oriented to produce an outcome that “children are happy and healthy when they begin the kindergarten journey”.
The Education component of Head Start ensures that children receive the highest quality of early childhood education. Our staff is highly qualified, caring, and enthusiastic. Our main priority is to provide a caring, safe and joyful learning environment that prepares our students for kindergarten and instills a love of lifelong learning.
The Family Services component emphasizes the role of parents as their child’s first and most important advocate. Family Services build relationships with families that support family well-being and positive parent-child relationships. In addition Family Service helps families to connect to peers and community, engage in transitions and become leaders. SERVICES OFFERED: • Offer parents opportunities…
The Energy Assistance Program is here to help families in need with the high cost of home energy burden. Almost 5,000 people per year receive help with high energy bills through Community Action of Southern Indiana’s Energy Assistance Program (EAP). Households with incomes of 150% of the Federal Poverty Guideline, or less, may receive benefits…
We offer practical financial literacy training and counseling in credit, savings and budgeting and will work individually with you with financial coaching.
We have partnered with the Indiana Foreclosure Prevention Network to provide services to keep you in your home after experiencing a hardship. If help is needed call 877-GET-HOPE