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.
Make a donation to support the programs of the Social Development Commission!
The 18 person Board helps shape and implement policy for the agency and reflects the diversity of the districts it represents.
The VITA Program helped prepare more than 16,000 taxforms last tax season that brought back more than
$15.3-million in tax refunds and credits.
You can help Milwaukee County residents get back all the tax refunds they have earned!
For more information click here.
Are you receiving ALL the benefits available to you?
For more information and to see if you are eligible, click here: Senior Benefit Enrollment Service!
Senior Companion Program Celebrates 40 years of service to Milwaukee County seniors. In 1974, SDC co-founded the National Senior Companion Program.
In 2013, Senior Companions made 11,802 visits to their clients, helping them to remain independent and saving millions of taxpayer dollars in institutional living costs.
Learn more of its history!
1. New law on Veterans' discharge upgrades.
2. Lending for Veterans: improving credit, loan consolidation, discounting loan interest rates.
1. Benefits pertaining to Veterans
2. Budgeting and setting goals.