Frederick Community Action Agency

Frederick Community Action Agency

Through a wide array of programs and services, the Frederick Community Action Agency provides food, shelter, medical care, housing, and other forms of assistance to families and individuals that are low-income or homeless. 

Started in 1968, the Frederick Community Action Agency is sponsored by the City of Frederick and the Friends for Neighborhood Progress, Inc. with support from the United Way of Frederick County. The Frederick Community Action Agency is administered by a fifteen-member Board of Directors appointed by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Frederick.

Mission Statement


The Frederick Community Action Agency, the federally designated Community Action Agency for Frederick County, Maryland, administers programs and services to assist disadvantaged and low-income people, thereby, ameliorating the causes and effects of poverty. 

The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little” 
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt 

2019 Continuum of Care Public Posting 

FY 2019 CoC Program Competition: e-snaps is Now Available

The FY 2019 Continuum of Care (CoC) Consolidated Application (CoC Application and CoC Priority Listing) and project applications are now available in e-snaps. Collaborative Applicants and project applicants can now access the applications to review, update, and enter information that is required for the application process through the FY 2019 CoC Program Competition NOFA.

Submission Deadline: Monday, September 30, 2019 at 8:00 PM EDT

For more information, contact Mike Spurrier, Director at 301-600-3955 or by email at 

2018 Continuum of Care Public Posting

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