Clark County Department of Community Services


Clark County Community Action Program is one of four government entities in our WSCAP network that has been designated as a Community Action Program! The Clark County Community Action Program distributes funds to community nonprofit organizations to provide emergency needs, basic and essential services, and programs to improve self-sufficiency. Examples of services provided through the nonprofit agencies include emergency shelter, energy assistance, homeless prevention through rent or mortgage assistance along with case management, food, employment, and non-criminal legal assistance.

CLARK COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM PROMISE: “Community Action 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.