Lorain County Community Action Agency

Lorain County Community Action Agency

LCCAA helps Lorain County residents in need. Our
programs alleviate poverty and empower those we serve.
Our work strengthens and builds community.

By Car Program

LCCAA is accepting applications for the By Car Program for 2015.  The program assists individual with the purchase of a vehicle to get to work or school by matching their earned income.  Matching funds are provided by a grant from the Ohio Finance Fund at a rate of 2 to 1 up to $3,999.  Participants take financial literacy courses as well as learning the costs of owning a vehicle and its proper maintenance. LCCAA uses agency relationships to ensure participants purchase quality vehicles.

New this year, LCCAA is partnering with Lorain County OhioMeans Jobs to identify individuals who are seeking assistance with the purchase of a vehicle.  "Individuals who participate in OhioMeans Jobs programs may receive an incentive which can be applied towards the purchase of a vehicle," Prihoda said. To download the By Car application click on the Forms and Documents above. Applications can be dropped off at LCCAA administrative offices located at 506 Broadway Avenue in Lorain. 

Photo of the Day

The Head Start families at Hopkins Locke enjoyed a family night event at the Redmans bowling alley in Lorain courtesy of the Head Start program.

For more information on Head Start or to enroll online click on the Head Start program tab above.

 

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