CSRA EOA, Inc. Is excited to partner with Wellcare! The $5,000 WellCare grant award provides the Community Action Agency the opportunity to engage Wellcare families with crisis housing and utilities assistance, and lends well to the holistic approach that we believe truly strengthens families and communities.
National Community Action Month Celebration
What is it??
Annual celebration acknowledging the success of a longstanding partnership between family, agency and community. CSRA EOA, Inc. has been committed to facilitating the movement toward self-sufficiency, self-reliance and self-determination by “leveraging resources, Empowering peOple, and Advocating to alleviate poverty in the CSRA” since January 1966. Despite experiencing budget cuts, shrinking resources, and increased demands for services during challenging economic times, CSRA EOA, Inc. has been remarkably successful assisting the low-income families, children, veterans, senior citizens, students, and every one of the residents of the Central Savannah River Area to achieve and maintain economic security.
We invite you to celebrate 50 years of partnership!
May 24, 2017 at 11:30am
2651 Perimeter Parkway,
Augusta, Georgia 30909
Click the links below for our NCAM Flyer and the NCAM Registration form.
CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority, Inc. presents:
“Improving Your Credit” MAY 11, 2017 4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Kroc Center Campus: The Salvation Army First Stop
Conference Room 1765 Broad St. Augusta, Ga 30904
Credit is a major influencing factor in the purchase of a home, or car. It impacts how much you pay for insurance, how much you pay to connect your utilities, your ability to access rental housing, and may even impact your employability. Come learn how to maximize your credit at this free workshop! Download a copy of the flyer below.
New Approach to Accessing Homeless Services in Augusta
The Marion Barnes Resource Center for the Homeless
In response to the need for improved access to resources for community members experiencing issues of housing instability, CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority, Inc., is preparing to launch a new project to support homeless assistance programs in the Augusta-Richmond County area. Beginning Monday, March 6th, 2017, CSRA EOA will begin operations of the Marion Barnes Resource Center for the Homeless, located at 730 E. Boundary Street. This will include coordination of services available through the Partner Agencies of the Continuum of Care, access to mainstream resources through partnership with the local Department of Family and Children Services, and diversion and prevention assistance when appropriate to ensure as many persons avoid episodes of homelessness as possible.
CSRA EOA, INC. 5TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION
CSRA EOA & TURN BACK THE BLOCK AWARDED
Turn Back The Block and CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority, Inc. were presented with a $140,000 check from the Wells Fargo Housing Foundation today. The Priority Market grant award will support not only new, affordable home ownership opportunities through Turn Back The Block, but will also provide a means for existing homeowners in Harrisburg who are elderly and disabled to maintain their homes via home repair from CSRA EOA, Inc. Thank you Wells Fargo Housing Foundation!
Notice to the Public
Augusta Housing Authority
Public Housing Program
The Housing Authority of the City of Augusta, Georgia, is pleased to announce that the Conventional Public Housing waiting lists will be open effective Wednesday, September 7th, 2016.
The Augusta Housing Authority. (AHA) will accept applications for Conventional Public Housing effective 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday September 7, 2016 through 5:00 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2016. Applicants may complete preliminary on-line applications at www.augustapha.org. Eligible applicants will be placed on the conventional public housing waiting lists and will be ranked by date and time, preference, and bedroom size.
Any individual, who needs an accommodations to complete an online application because of a disability, should contact 706-312-3113 for assistance or our TDD line online for those individuals who need such assistance. A kiosk with a computer is also available for online applications in the lobby for our office located at 1435 Walton Way, Augusta, Ga 30901.
The Augusta Housing Authority is committed to affirmatively furthering fair housing by providing equal access to all of its programs, services and activities regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, disability or age.
Equal Housing Opportunity
The Housing Authority of the City of Augusta, Georgia
By: Jacob Oglesby, Executive Director