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Community Action Agency of Western Connecticut has been helping people, improving lives and strengthening communities since 1965. Get connected with one of our programs as our overall mission is to serve low-income families and individuals by identifying and using community resources and services to promote long-term self-sufficiency and independence.

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CAAWC relies on the generosity of donors like you who care deeply about providing a meaningful life for each person and family in our community. Learn more about how you can give back.

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Community Messenger’s Training

Community Messenger's Training will be held at Action Day Care, 75 Balmforth Ave, Danbury, CT 06810. Dinner will begin at 5:30pm. Training will be held from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Childcare is provided. For more information about the Partnership go...

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CAAWC’s 2nd Annual Wine Tasting

Join us for an elegant evening in sampling exceptional wines provided by New Fairfield’s Heritage Discount Wine & Liquors and small bites courtesy of Brio Tuscan Grille. When: Thursday, June 2nd Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Location: Tarrywile Mansion 70 Southern Blvd....

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One of the marvelous things about community is that it enables us to welcome and help people in a way we couldn’t as individuals. When we pool our strength and share the work and responsibility, we can welcome many people, even those in deep distress, and perhaps help them find self-confidence and inner healing

Jean Vanier

Community and Growth