May 13, 2016
SCAP Celebrates 50 Years of Service
October 1, 2015
SICM With SCAP Restarts Security Deposit Program
June 2, 2015
Schenectady Officials Announce $14 Million Investment for Albany Street
May 21, 2015
SCAP Celebrates 50 Years: A Yearlong Celebration is Planned!

April 28, 2015

SCAP Expands Crisis Services
Opens Door for Economic Security for More People

April 8, 2015
Ronald McDonald Charities of the Capital Region Partnering with Local Groups to Assist Jay Street Fire Victims: Benefit concert slated for May 3 at 7 pm at Proctors' GE Theatre
February 19, 2015
Yates Village Early Learning Center Temporarily Closes Due to Water Line Break
May 16, 2014
Schenectady Bridges Champions to Conduct Community Action Poverty Simulation
March 19, 2014
SCAP Brings Speed Networking to Schenectady Job Fair: Job Seekers Given the Opportunity to Practice Critical Interviewing Skills
March 18, 2014
Press Advisory: SCAP Brings Speed Networking to Schenectady Job Fair. Job Seekers Given the Opportunity to Practice Critical Interviewing Skills
              May 29, 2013 Photo Op Scheduled for Wednesday May 29, 2013. Schenectady City Council Honors Schenectady Community Action Program (SCAP) for Helping Thousands of Local Families in Recognition of Community Action Month In May
May 17, 2013
SCAP Celebrates Community Action Month: SCAP Launches Story-Sharing Campaign to Raise Awareness and Inspire Others to Seek help
April 17, 2013
The Schenectady Foundation Celebrates 50 Years; Announces Major Investment Expected to Transform a Capital Region Community
March 25, 2013
Head Start Will Continue for Schenectady Children Despite Sequester
March 2013
Schenectady Community Action Program Announces a Two-Year Grant and Acknowledges The Schenectady Foundation for Helping Meet Basic Needs for Low-Income Residents
February 21, 2013

UMatter Schenectady:

Coalition Announces Efforts to Better Identify and Meet Community’s Health Needs

Watch the whole press conference here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ayqb-GQ9HTY

Poster of Coalition for a Healthy Community Participating Organizations

January 25, 2013
As Temperatures Drop and Heating Bills Soar, Gillibrand & Tonko Urge Administration to Fund Weatherization Assistance Program
June 25, 2012

SCAP Exec. Dir. Discusses Area Needs on Siena Radio - SCAP Executive Director Deb Schimpf and Head Start Director Keith Houghton discuss the level of social need and the overall quality of life in our area with radio talk show hosts Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford from Siena Research Institute's "Behind the Numbers." (This large mp3 file and may take several seconds to open.)

January 26, 2012
"Tonko was right to recognize Rotterdam Junction's fire chief" The Daily Gazette- Letter to the Editor written by SCAP's Executive Director
December 21, 2011

Important Benefit Changes This Year to Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

September 22, 2011
Professional Stand-Up Comedy Fund raising Show To Help Benefit SCAP
February 23, 2011
SCAP Opens New Classroom to Train Future Health Care Professionals
January 27, 2010
SCAP Announces Expansion of Head Start Classrooms
December 30, 2009
SCAP Reminds Individuals and Families in Crisis There is Help Available
June 14, 2010
SCAP Announces Start of Children's Garden Project