Our History

Scan001-33-1024x716Northern Kentucky Community Action Commission was established in 1966 as part of the Johnson Administration’s “War on Poverty.” While still focusing on the needs of low income families, the agency has evolved significantly in those 45 plus years to become ┬áNorthern Kentucky’s preeminent multipurpose human services agency.

The agency is noted for involvement of its staff in community affairs, sensitivity to the needs of low income families, and providing high quality services for children and families.

The Northern Kentucky Community Action Commission (NKCAC) is the designated Community Action Agency (CAA) for the eight counties of Boone, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Owen and Pendleton.Scan001-20-300x189

National Impact

Community Action Agencies are a nationwide network of agencies whose mission is assisting economically disadvantaged persons in alleviating the causes and consequences of poverty, and developing a plan to overcome barriers to self-sufficiency.Scan001-16-1024x679-300x198

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