The Chester County Department of Community Development (DCD) allocates Federal, State, and County funds to provide a variety of services to low-income individuals and families in Chester County, including but not limited to, case management, employment skills and job readiness, self-sufficiency, financial management, supported housing, and legal assistance.
Community Action Agency of Chester County
The mission of Community Action Agencies is to move people from poverty to self-sufficiency. The primary source of funding for Community Action activities in Pennsylvania is the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) awarded through the PA Department of Community and Economic Development. For information about community services funded by DCD, contact [email protected].