August 8, 2018
The Partnership's Barbara Williams (Receptionist at the Central Office Location) was recently honored at theLawrence County NAACP Annual Freedom Awards and Scholarship Dinner with a lifetime Thomas Grant Humanitarian Award. We appreciate Barbara's humanitarian spiritin her service to the individuals and families she welcomes every day.
July 24, 2018
OurHeadStartandPreKclassrooms are gearing up to start back to school and we want to make sure we have all of our team members in place. We are recruiting Classroom Partners (Substitutes) inMarionandWinstoncounties for the 2018-19 school year. Give Regina Salter a call, or shoot her an email, and take the first step in joining her team. Regina may be contacted at Regina Salter,Children Services
June 19, 2018
Applications are now being accepted for Early Head Start at the Appletree Academy Child Care Partnership (CCP) located at 9 Meadow Lane in Decatur AL. Parents must bring to the appointment: Child's birth certificate Verification of income for 2017 (W-2 form, check stub, Social Security statement, child support, unemployment, etc.) Medicaid or insurance card CMA card or waitl
April 27, 2018
Appointments for May energy assistance are now available. Since May is the last month of the heating season, customers who have received energy assistance since December 1st are not eligible for energy assistance until the cooling season begins in June. To schedule an appointment online, please visit our automated scheduler here.
April 24, 2018
The application deadline for the position of Chief Executive Officer has been extended to Tuesday, May 1st. The Partnership is seeking the ideal candidate to replace retiring CEO Michael Tubbs after his 13 years at the helm. All potential candidates should visit the position postingto review the position details and submit an application.
February 5, 2018
Meals on Wheels & More has kicked off its annual February campaign with the help of The Decatur Daily. Each year The Decatur Daily graciously accepts donations to the Partnership's meals service program. Meals on Wheels & More is funded primarily through donations from United Way of Morgan County and private contributions. Most years the program operates in a deficit. The number of cli
January 25, 2018
Now that all February LIHEAP appointments have been scheduled, the final number of clients that the Community Services staff will serve has been determined. More than 650 appointments have been scheduled for Cullman, Lawrence and Morgan counties for energy assistance for the month of February at an average of 34 clients per work day (Monday, February 19th offices will be closed for the President
January 22, 2018
The Partnership's Senior Programs are seeking individuals interested in our communities, community service, volunteering, and/or senior citizens. Individuals who care about their communities are neededto serve on our advisory council and help make decisions about our communities are served. If you are interested in having your voice heard and building the foundation of this new advisory co
January 19, 2018
Applications for the Early Head Start and Head Start 2018-19 school year are now being accepted.Contact your local EHS and/or HS site for more information. Early Head Start locations may be found by visiting http://capna.iescentral.com/…/early-head-start-locations.ht… and Preschool Head Start locations may be found by visiting https://www.northalabamacommunities.org/…
January 16, 2018
Due to the threat of winter weather, the Partnership's Decatur, Cullman and Moulton office locations will remain CLOSED, Tuesday, January 16th. Updates to location hours of operation for Wednesday, January 17th will be made at a later time. Early Head Start, Head Start and Pre-K classrooms follow the school system schedules for the area in which the site is located.
January 16, 2018
Appointments for Energy Assistance (LIHEAP) that were canceled due to inclement weather will be rescheduled as soon as offices re-open. Community Services staff will contact all clients to reschedule each appointment as quickly as possible.
January 2, 2018
Warming stations across the Tennessee Valley are opening in response to the bitter cold that has yet to release its grasp on the deep South. Huntsville affiliate WAFF-48 has a map with available warming stations, including addresses and telephone numbers, for anyone needing a safe place to warm up from the frigid outdoor temperatures. Click HERE to access the map of Tennessee Valley warming sta
December 18, 2017
The Partnership will be closed on Monday, December 25th for the Christmas holiday. Please keep in mind that many staff will be taking personal vacation during the weeks of December 18th and December 25th and will not be available via telephone and/or email.
November 20, 2017
Join us for the 2017 Senior Adventure Bus Tour onFriday, December 1st from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Join our Senior Programs team on Friday, December 1st for a holiday adventure! If you’re a senior 55 or older, prepare to get into the holiday spirit as we travel around Decatur. We can’t wait to share how we promote the spirit of giving year round. We will visit a local elementary school
November 9, 2017
The Partnership will be closed Friday, November 10th in observance of Veterans Day. Check out these Veterans Day events and opportunities: Parks for Patriots Program - Alabama State Parks Veterans Day Weekend -Birmingham Zoo Celebrate Veterans Day in Huntsville McWane Center - Birmingham Parades - Morgan County(Decatur Daily) Steals and Deals (WAFF-48)
October 27, 2017
The Decatur-Morgan Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Young Professionals luncheon here at the Central Office onTuesday, October 31st from 12 to 1 p.m.Tuesday's topic will feature the importance of networking and building professionalrelationships. Please note, confirmation of attendance is requested byMonday, October 30th at noon. We are grateful to have the opportunity to welcome th
October 25, 2017
The Community Action Partnership of North Alabama (The Partnership) will host a Weatherization Day event on Monday, October 30, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at the home of Decatur residents Jerry and Billie Stewart at 401 3rd Street NW in Decatur. For more than 40 years, The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Weatherization Assistance Program has reduced energy costs for low-income households by in
September 26, 2017
The Partnership will be closed Monday, October 9, 2017, in observance of Columbus Day. Business offices in Cullman, Lawrence and Morgan Counties will closed and there will be no Meals on Wheels & More deliveries. Early Childhood classrooms (Early Head Start, Preschool Head Start, Pre-K) will follow their respective school/sitecalendars. Regular operations will resume Tuesday, October 10th at 8
September 22, 2017
Tanner Pre-K is the newest addition to the growing number of state pre-k classrooms in the Partnership's department of Children's Services. On Monday, September 25th Tanner Pre-K will welcome students for the first day of class. The Partnership's classroom in Tanner is a result of a relocation from Madison. Although a classroom already existed elsewhere, the Tanner classroom still need
August 25, 2017
Our First Teacher (Parents as Teachers) staff recently completed their regular site review with NO findings. The August 23rd review brought many words of praise from reviewers for our dedicated home visitors, excellent data monitoring and overall excellent services delivered to our families. PAT Content Team Leader Dee Ard and Parent Education Team Leader Alicia Thurmond lead a team of incredible
August 25, 2017
The Partnership's Parents as Teachers (PAT) Program has beenasked by the state of Alabamaextend the program service area to include 10 families from Lamar County. The addition of Lamar Countywill extend the Partnership'sHome Visiting Services to 140 PAT families and 24 EHS families. Board approval to expand the PAT service area into Lamar County was received at the August 24th Board meetin