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CAGI Weatherization Update

CAGI weatherization program serves close to 120 clients a year. Our weatherization program provides services such as furnace repair and/or replacement, insulation of walls and attics, also health and safety issues. The goal of weatherization is to lower energy consumption and to improve the comfort of clients in their in their homes. On March 20,…

Community Action Foster Grandparent Program

The Community Action Foster Grandparent Program currently has 40 grandparents who are patiently waiting to get through the COVID-9 Pandemic so they can proudly get back to what they do and that is SERVING CHILDREN. There are 8 grandparents who missed the children they serve in day care centers that they have returned and are…

CAGI AWARDED $75,000 GRANT FROM THE CITY OF INDIANAPOLIS FOR VIOLENCE REDUCTION

On August 18, 2020 the Indianapolis Office of Public Health & Safety announced that CAGI was one of four organizations receiving $75,000 grants to reduce violence and promote healing in our communities. CAGI in collaboration with our partners will use the resources to intercept individuals in need, continue to provide current programming the community relies…

Spring 2020 Newsletter: CAGI Offers Helping Hand in Response to Pandemic

 On a cool and sunny Saturday afternoon on April 11, staff and volunteers from the Community Action Foster Grandparent Program wait on a truck to pull into the MLK Community Center parking lot loaded up with bags of produce and eggs from local farmers. To support our foster-grandparents we partnered with Kheprw Institute’s food cooperative the Community Controlled…

We CANN C.H.A.T.

C.H.A.T. brings artists, facilitators and community together to connect CULTURE, HEART, ART AND TALK in a way that creates healing, addresses systems of oppression and stabilizes trauma. DOWNLOAD THIS PDF TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PROGRAM

WE CANN C.H.A.T.

C.H.A.T. brings artists, facilitators and community together to connect CULTURE, HEART, ART AND TALK in a way that creates healing, addresses systems of oppression and stabilizes trauma.

WE CANN BUILD

Trauma informed community building, begins to define, discuss, and address trauma and the lasting impact it has on our communities. It explains why our communities (usually in urban areas) are having challenges with thriving. This model serves to assist community leaders and workers in recognizing the impact of “continual violence, poverty, historical structures of racism,…

We CANN

Community Action of Greater Indianapolis’ We CANN (Community Action Neighborhood Network) program is an evidence-based approach to decreasing crime and health disparities. Under umbrella of We CANN, we have four programs; Our “CHAMPIONS” program, our “B.U.I.L.D” program, our “C.H.A.T.” program and our “M.O.V.E.” program. Learn more by clicking on each program below. WE CANN CHAMPIONS…