Tri-County Community Action Program, Inc.
RSVP 2013 Competition Appendix A Part 1 Funding Opportunities
Coos County RSVP is sponsored by Tri-County Community Action Program, Inc., (TCCAP) a 501 (c) 3 private/non-profit corporation. Although TCCAP services cover three counties, the main office is in the City of Berlin within Coos County, NH. "Tri-County CAP, Inc. is dedicated to improving the lives and well-being of New Hampshire's people and communities. We provide opportunities and support for people to learn and grow in self-sufficiency, and to get involved in helping their neighbors and improving the conditions in their communities."
In addition to RSVP, TCCAP, Inc. sponsors multiple other programs under the divisions of: Energy, Housing & Community Contact, Guardianship Services, Head Start, Elder Programs, Alcohol & Other Drug Programs, Housing, Economic and Community Development and Transit. We provide services to over 44,000 individuals in the Coos, Carroll and Grafton County areas.
An estimated 330 RSVP volunteers will serve through Coos County RSVP. A minimum of 83 will make reassurance phone calls, friendly visits, deliver supplemental foods, provide transportation, advocate, facilitate classes and perform small chores through a network of at least 17 stations such as, meals programs, wellness programs, food pantries, home health services, a transportation agency and the RSVP Office. The primary focus area of this project is Healthy Futures. At the end of the 12 month performance period more than 1,000 individuals will have received services that will report have helped them maintain safe and healthy independence. The CNCS federal investment of $ 68,572 will be supplemented by $ 45,763 which is a combination of county support, a local grant and fund raising efforts that will exceed the 30% non-federal requirement of $ 20,572 for this project.