Press

Sick of the drama - community unites

Neighborhood leaders say the goal of a day of service Saturday in Lexington's Winburn neighborhood was to be a step toward making the community better and safer.

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Apr 27
CAK Hosts Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Each candidate will have 20 minutes to share their views on a range of issues.

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Apr 11
2019 LexCount Will Include Outreach Effort For City’s Homeless Population

As part of the 2019 LexCount happening Wednesday, the Office of Homelessness Prevention and Intervention is teaming up with community partners to provide shelter and care packages for those individuals experiencing homelessness in Fayette County.

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Jan 30
Connections with Renee Shaw talks Head Start (PROMO)

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Jan 29
Check in on your elderly neighbors

Looking Out For The Elderly

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Jan 28
Shutting out pubic interest groups

Again, as in 2017, Kentucky Utilities and Louisville Gas & Electric (KU/LG&E) are requesting rate hikes. The good news is that the Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) must decide whether

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Jan 23
Voice removed in utility rate cases

Matt Bevin’s Public Service Commission is fighting to exclude advocates for the poor from decisions about rates for heat, light, and water. Why?

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Jan 18
The Council's LIHEAP Crisis Program Began January 7!

This week marks the official start of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Crisis Program in central Kentucky. More than 300 residents in Fayette, Bourbon

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Jan 8
The Council's Staff Talk About South Central Head Start

The Council recently announced that it has been awarded a $40 million dollar ($8.5 million dollars a year for five years) federal grant to provide Head Start and Early Head Start services for more than 800 children and families with low income in the counties of Clark, Estill, Garrard, Jackson, Laurel, Madison, Powell, and Rockcastle …

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Jan 8
The Council's LIHEAP Crisis Program Begins January 7

The Community Action Council's Low-Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP) Crisis program starts Monday.

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Jan 5
Eight New Counties Added to The Council's Service Area

It was a kickoff fit for a $40 million program. Madison County is one of eight Kentucky counties will be receiving substantial help from a federal grant to fund Head Start and Early Head Start programs.

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Jan 3
South Central Head Start Launch

Grant will provide services to 800+ families in Kentucky

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Jan 3
The Council Will Expand Head Start Services to 8 New Counties

Beginning in early January the Lexington based Community Action Council will offer Head Start services in 8 additional Kentucky counties. It’s being funded

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Dec 17
Community Action Council & KU help people save on energy this winter

The Community Action Center and Kentucky Utilities teamed up for their annual WinterBlitz to help people less fortunate prepare for the winter ahead.

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Nov 10
Application period opens for annual LIHEAP heating assistance

The Community Action Council is taking applications for its federally funded Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or LIHEAP.

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Nov 5
THE COUNCIL MAKES CHANGES TO SPEED UP LIHEAP APPLICATION PROCESS

The LIHEAP Subsidy program provides a one-time benefit to eligible households to be used toward rising energy bills.

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Nov 1