The primary purpose of Community Action programs is to maximize the effectiveness of resources being expended in the Five County area through direct services, comprehensive planning, proper resource management, resource development, and program evaluation. We address needs by providing direct services and collaborating with a network of human service agencies. We partner with individuals, families, and community groups to assist consumers in becoming more self-sufficient. Five County Association of Governments hosts the local Community Action Agency serving Southwest Utah. Our goal is to work toward mitigating the causes and conditions of poverty in the region through a variety of means including Support Services Case Management, employment support, education, shelter/housing support, transportation, accessing affordable health care, and emergency assistance which includes emergency food.
Five County Community Action Partnership (CAP) collaborates with many partners to provide programs to assist qualified individuals to receive needed assistance and become self-reliant.
Five County CAP partners with many community organizations.
Info Kits are handy packages of information that provide assistance to individuals, which enables a more efficient use of their resources.
The Human Services Resource Directory is a publication that lists contact information and resources for the services offered in the Five County area.
There are many ways to contact us. You can come in, call, email or use our feedback form. We’d love to hear from you.
FY 2012 CAP Annual Report CAP 2012
FY 2011 CAP Annual Report CAP 2011 report