The Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (KVCAP) will administer an expanded rental assistance program for residents in Kennebec, Somerset, Lincoln and Sagadahoc counties, that will double the amount that eligible households impacted economically by COVID-19 can receive, and extend the number of months applicants can receive support. Governor Janet Mills announced on July 30th that […]
The Kennebec Valley Community Action Program stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movementJune 26, 2020
To read our full statement, click HERE.
The spring edition of the KVCAP Connector newsletter is now available. This edition is chock full of information about our response to COVID-19, along with other non-Covid related updates and information. To view, click HERE.
Well, COVID-19 threw a wrench into our June 26, 2020 play date…but have no fear! We have rescheduled the event for Friday, October 2, 2020. Lakewood Golf Course is based in the beautiful Kennebec Valley, and it’s fall colors are spectacular! We hope you are able to join us and Tee-Off for Transportation in Mark’s […]
Across America, more than 1,000 Community Action Agencies have been working on the local level helping people build their social and financial stability. KVCAP is proud to be part of this amazing network that has been helping people and changing lives for over 50 years! To learn more about Community Action, watch this short video […]
Transportation Update: We are continuing to operate the Kennebec and Somerset Explorer program as an On-Demand service. However, in the Augusta area, we are going to return to set times that the bus will arrive at the Togus Campus and Cabin in the Woods. Starting Monday, May 18th the Augusta Explorer bus […]
Dear Friends, Today is #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving with a focus on helping during the Covid-19 crisis across the world. Because individuals, foundations, businesses and partners have been so very generous, we want to give you a gift back, as a thank you. Click HERE to watch a video featuring your past gifts […]
The Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (KVCAP) has received emergency donations and other funds to provide assistance to people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic who reside in Kennebec and Somerset counties. Assistance is provided on a case-by-case basis and recipients must be income eligible (based on income for the past 30 days). Financial support is […]
The MaineHousing COVID-19 Rent Relief Program is for renters who cannot afford to pay their rent due to circumstances related to the coronavirus pandemic. The program is designed to provide a one time bridge payment of up to $500, until the federal relief funds get to the individuals who need them. The applicant is the […]
There are temporary changes made to the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) that will make it easier for some people who have lost income due to the COVID19 pandemic to qualify for the program. Recognizing that many people, who would normally be ineligible for the program due to household income levels, have experienced a sudden […]