Community Action Committee In Maryland Chooses to Integrate to Improve Service To Their Clients

Laserfiche ECM helps Community Action improve customer service. Garrett County Community Action Committee is a private, nonprofit organization in Garrett County, Maryland.  Its activities and projects focus on strategies that assist low-income people to be more self-sufficient. The agency provides a variety of services for individuals, families, and older adults. It also owns a number […]

Can Indiana CAP Agencies Go Paperless and Store Electronic Records Instead of Paper

CAP in Indiana go paperless

Several Community Action Agency’s executive directors in Indiana have asked me about the requirements for them to keep paper copies of client applications and associated paperwork.  Like most states, Indiana has adopted the Uniform Electronic Transaction Act.  This dictates if the law requires that certain records be retained, an electronic record is the same as the […]

The Father of Head Start

head start founder

Dr. Edward Zigler, passed away Thursday, February 7th, at the age of 88. Dr. Zigler will be remembered fondly as the “Father of Head Start.”  Without his innovation in early childhood development, Head Start would never have succeeded. His legacy will live on in the millions of children and families whose life paths have been […]