Our Promise

Community Action Agency of Greater Kansas City (CAAGKC) changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

CAAGKC provides low-income residents of Clay, Jackson and Platte counties in Missouri comprehensive support services that help them become self-sufficient.

Our Programs


Higher Energy Efficiency Means Lower Utility Bills!

The Low Income Weatherization Assistance Program (LIWAP) provides homeowners and renters with cost-effective, energy-efficient home improvements free of charge. Our goal is to help you lower your utility bills and ensure you and your family live in healthy and safe conditions.


  • Poverty In America
    "I really liked this experience. It opened my eyes to a world I did not know too much about."
    -Student Participant
  • Weatherization
    "I had weatherization done at home. I just wanted to thank you again! My electric bill went down 38% this year."
    -Carla James
  • Appliance Help
    This agency is Godsend for anyone who has limited resources and needs major home repairs!
    -Donna Locke
  • Helping Seniors
    Helping the seniors with services that keeps them independent and not feel Disrespected. More 🌟's if possible. Great class of people. God bless them all
    -Shirley Gunn
  • Utilities & Weatherization
    They can help people with utilities that live in the right city and also provide help with the weatherization program.
    -Regina Kirch


Tuesday, December 2023
60th Anniversary Poster Contest
The year 2024 will mark 60 years since the birth of Community Action! To commemorate this important milestone, the National […]
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Monday, November 2023
Cold Weather Rule in Effect
The Missouri Public Service Commission’s Cold Weather Rule is in effect from November 1 to March 31. The rule is […]
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Tuesday, September 2023
Energy Assistance Benefits for Seniors (SeniorAdvice.com)
Monthly energy costs can consume a significant portion of your household budget, especially if you're a senior on a fixed income. Rising energy costs can make it hard for you…
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Tuesday, October 2021
CSBG Fraud Scheme Alert
The Department of Social Services (DSS) warns Missourians to be alert of new fraud activity involving Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) funds. Individuals are reporting that they are getting messages…
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