Total Community Action’s mission is to reduce poverty in our community by providing human services, experiences, and opportunities that move persons from poverty to self- sufficiency.

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UPDATE – TCA Super LIHEAP Days is cancelled until further notice.
Due to the potential severe winter weather and out safety precautions, Total Community Action Super LIHEAP Days will be cancelled on tomorrow, January 17th at John P. Lyons Center.
All TCA programs (TCA Head Start Centers) and services will be closed on tomorrow, January 17, 2018.
Please monitor our website, social media and local news for updates on any future cancelations. Please visit our website at for more information.


  • About TCA

    Total Community Action addresses the needs of the poor and near-poor by providing direct assistance and the opportunity for people to better help themselves. We are not just band aiding the situation, we are moving families towards self sufficiency.
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  • CAP 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 other.
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  • Services

    We provide services to residents of New Orleans which include early childhood development and comprehensive family support, workforce development, family strengthening, homeless prevention, free tax preparation assistance and more.
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  • Head Start

    Head Start is currently a primary support structure to low income children and their families nationwide, providing early childhood education, social services, parent involvement and services for children with disabilities.
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