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March-April 2016 Newsletter – Oklahoma Association of Community Action Agencies

Oklahoma Association of Community Action Agencies


Community Action Solutions - OKACAA Newsletter
March-April 2016

OKACAA Publishes 2016 Directory

OKACAA has published its 2016 Directory and Performance Report.  The publication provides information on services, key staff, and agency offices for member agencies.  It also contains statistical information on services provided by the agencies.

OKACAA Spring Conference May 4-6

OKACAA's Spring Conference will be held May 4-6 in Oklahoma City.

Conference AgendaSession DescriptionsRegistration Form

Vegetable Garden Seed Distribution Helps Promote Good Nutrition

The Community Action Agency of Oklahoma City and Oklahoma/Canadian Counties has for over 30 years been supporting good nutrition among low-income families through a vegetable garden seed distribution program – full story.

INCA 'RAVE' Program Aids People With Developmental Disabilities

INCA Community Services is providing residential and vocational opportunities for people with developmental disabilities through the RAVE (Residential and Vocational Excellence) program – full story.

Governor Issues Community Action Appreciation Month Proclamation

Governor Mary Fallin has recognized efforts of agencies in promoting self-sufficiency for the limited income in her proclamation declaring May as Community Action Appreciation Month.


Introduction to ROMA Training Available

Introduction to ROMA is a nationally standardized training required by the CSBG organizational standards. Training by Oklahoma Nationally Certified ROMA Trainers will provide training in June, September and December at the Oklahoma Weatherization Training Center in Edmond – more info.

Upcoming Events

Oklahoma Association of Community Action Agencies
Spring Conference
May 4-6, 2016 in Oklahoma City

National Head Start Association
Annual Conference & Expo
May 16-20, 2016 in Nashville, TN

National Training Conference
June 22-24, 2016 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Community Action Partnership
2016 Annual Conference
August 30-September 2 in Austin, TX

National Association for State Community Services Programs
2016 Annual Training Conference
September 27-30 in Omaha, NE

Region VI Head Start Association
2016 Annual Conference
October 18-21 in Oklahoma City, OK


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