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Agency Announcements

 

  

AGENCY MISSION

 

Mid-East Community Action Agency (MECAA) will partner with the community to strengthen individuals and families through social service programs to increase stability and/or self-sufficiency.  

 

AGENCY VISION

 

MECAA believes in improving quality of life and creating healthy communities.

 

 

 

MECAA serves as the professional organization for the development and implementation of strategies in addressing the problems of poverty within Roane & Loudon Counties.

It is the general purpose of MECAA to identify problems of poverty and to seek the elimination of conditions of poverty as they affect people in the communities of Roane and Loudon Counties.

It shall further be the general purpose and functions of the agency to utilize and mobilize the resources of the community to implement programs that are designed to empowered those in need to rise out of poverty and take charge of their own destiny and become self sufficient. 

 

 

THE PROMISE OF COMMUNITY ACTION

 

Community Action changes people's lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. 


 



 

 

Mid-East Community Action Agency

(Helping People/Changing Lives)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Mid-East CAA Head Start 2013-2014 Annual Program Report 

 

MECAA National Performance Report PY 11-12

 

       

   

Head Start - Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center Link 

 

TENNESSEE ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY ACTION LINK

 

Community Action Partnership Link

 

Tennessee Head Start Association Link

 

National Head Start Association Link 

 

Roane County Health Department

 

Roane County Health Council 

 

 Roane Imagination Library

 

Gov. Deals

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Little About Us          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community Action Agencies are private non-profit or public organizations that were created by the federal government in 1964 to combat poverty in geographically designated areas.

 

 

Status as a Community Action Agency is the result of an explicit designation by local or state government. A Community Action Agency has a tripartite board structure that is designated to promote the participation of the entire community in the reduction or elimination of poverty. Community Action Agencies seek to involve the community, including elected public poverty.

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 Latest News & Information

 

Early Head Start/Head Start Program

Now taking children applications    

Head Start is an early childhood federal program that promotes the school readiness of children ages birth to five from income eligible families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. 

For more information/application contact:

MECAA Head Start Administrative Office – 865.376.2308 

 Opening of New Location

 

The Mid-East Community Action Agency Service Center in the Loudon County Community has relocated to a new facility. The new location is at 119 N. A Street (Beside of Good Samaritan Center); Below just click on the Link for driving directions.

 

Click here for Map & Directions

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

  Mid- East Community Action Agency
Central Administrative Office
P.O. Box 790
315 East Race Street
Kingston TN 37763
Phone: (865) 248-8661
Fax: (865) 248-8664
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 7:30am to 4:00pm
Friday 7:30am to 1:00pm

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