Our Mission

CAPP, working in partnership with the community, provides culturally competent supportive services and programs to Providence residents in need to promote their achievement of economic self-sufficiency.

Our Purpose

To reduce poverty, revitalize low-income communities, and empower low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient by: creating economic, educational and other opportunities for and providing a range of services to low-income families and individuals; mobilizing resources directed to the elimination of poverty; and educating the public on issues of poverty and community revitalization.  


  • Resident Profile in Partnership April 2014

    Irene Debritto is a Hospitality Manager for a hotel in Seekonk, MA. She cares for her mother who retired from the Providence School Department.  Like many Providence residents that CAPP services she and her mother have been able to receive Read More...

  • Resident Profile in Partnership March 2014

    Albert and Sharon Piccoli are one of many families CAPP has served through the Weatherization program in 2014. CAPP’s Weatherization Team works to ensure resident’s homes are more energy efficient, safe and healthy. The Weatherization Team was able to complete a Read More...