News & Events

News & Events

Anitra Horton Success Story

ANITRA HORTON In 2012, I lost my job at Danfoss Scroll Technologies located in Arkadelphia AR.  At Danfoss, my position was called assembly line operator.   I assembled, maintained, and inspected compressors.  When I lost my job, I was devastated. I was a single mom with three children.  I knew that my unemployment benefits would not […]

Arkadelphia Brookshire’s Food Drive

On Tuesday, 19th, 2017, the Arkadelphia Rotary Club and Brookshire’s hosted their annual food drive. The purpose of the event is to help low income families and seniors to have food for the Christmas Holiday. They collected nonperishable food items in the month of November up until the 19th of December for the event.   […]

CADC Winter LIHEAP Program (Crisis Assistance) Set To Begin February 20, 2018

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (*Crisis Assistance) begins on February 20, 2018 and continues until funds are exhausted. This program provides eligible households with help in paying utility bills. The program pays benefits of fixed amounts based on household income.  Eligibility is based on annualized income and the number of members in the household. […]

Malvern CADC Head Start is enrolling!

CADC Malvern Head Start announces a change…NEW HOURS! We are now open from 6:30 am until 5:00 pm. Head Start offers your child so much MORE: health & dental Screenings, nutrition, social services, age appropriate activities and individualized instruction to income qualified families. Come check us out at 1735 East Sullenberger in Malvern or call […]

Head Start Success Story

We would like to share a great article from the Centerpoint School District about Karlie Reid. Karlie Reid is a former CADC Glenwood Head Start student and the daughter of former CADC Glenwood Head Start parent, Kristy Wolfe, who eventually became a teacher in our program. Kristy, worked at Sonic as a car hop and […]

17th Annual Single Parent Scholarship Fund Luncheon @ Saline County Courthouse
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

This luncheon raises funds for scholarships to help single parents continue and finish their education.

This is a hand up not a hand out !

The funds help overcome obstacles that would normally be overwhelming, such as books, babysitting, auto repairs,  and utility bills.  The recipients are not given the funds directly but the expenses mentioned above are taken care of on an as needed basis.