About Us

Adirondack Community Action Programs, Inc. was established in 1965 to  serve the needs of and advocate for low-income families in Essex County.   Part of a network of 1,000 Community Action Agencies nationwide, ACAP  employees work with families in our community on a daily basis to  eliminate the effects of poverty and move them toward self-sufficiency.
Our Mission: The agency is committed to providing comprehensive services to children,  adults, seniors and families.  Our mission is to promote personal  development, healthy interdependence and improved quality of life.
Today, ACAP continues to mobilize resources, plan, and integrate  programs and donations that best meet our community’s needs.  By  coordinating multiple programs and resources, ACAP achieves its mission  working with families every day.


Board of Directors

Financials 2011


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