Community Service

MCA Announces 2019 LIHEAP Heating Program

Mobile Community Action, Inc. will begin accepting appointments for its Low Income Home Energy Assistance Heating Program (LIHEAP) on Monday, December 31, 2018. This is a federally funded program designed to assist low income families in Mobile and Washington counties with the payment of their heating bills.

Applicants must be income eligible and utility bills must be in the name of the head of the household, or the spouse of the head of the household.

To schedule an appointment for LIHEAP assistance, please call 251.206.6117 or click here

 

Notices of Interest

Notice of Sale

Mobile Community Action hereby give notice that the vehicles listed below will be sold by seal bid to the public.

  1. 1992 – Ford – Flatbed Truck – 1FDNK74P2NVA31045
  2. 1999 – Ford – Crown Victoria – 2FAFP71W4XX126784
  3. 2000 – Chevrolet – Mid Size Bus – 1GBJG31R8Y1258341
  4. 2001 – Ford – Windstar – 2FMZ51431BA87861
  5. 2002 – Ford – Taurus – 1FAFP52U12A102882

The vehicles may be viewed at Mobile Community Action back parking lot 461 Donald Street. Interested person(s) may view the vehicles or pick up a form for purchase at the front desk of the agency . The Agency will be accepting offers beginning Monday, December 17, 2018 and ending Friday, December 21, 2018.  Offer(s) may be submitted by mail to Fiscal Department -461 Donald Street- Mobile, AL  36617or hand delivered to the front desk of the agency.Offer(s) will be rejected if there are any sale conditions noted or if the form is incomplete. The offer(s) should include a statement of purchase, signed by the purchaser, with the vehicle VIN number printed.  The offer(s) must have the purchasers’ printed name, address and telephone.

The selling will be awarded to the reasonable offer that is accepted by Mobile Community Action.  All vehicles for are sold “AS IS”. There are no warranties expressed or implied.The purchaser will be notified by telephone and mail one week from the closing date.  Purchaser must provide cash or cashier check (Payable to Mobile Community Action, Inc.) within (5) five days of notification. Mobile Community Action reserves the right to void any offer that fail to provide payment within (5) days after notification.The purchaser assumes all responsibilities for said vehicle once payment is received. The purchaser must take possession of said vehicle once the Certificate of Insurance is provided and within (14) fourteen days of receipt of payment. https://app.box.com/s/7gxx59196895oatz5whjj3kao2ylesyj

 

Mobile Community Action's 2013-2014 Annual Report

MCA 2013-2014 Annual Report

 

Bilingual Access To Website

To translate Mobile Community Action's  Inc website to a different language, click on the link below.  Type "mcamobile.org" in the box.  Go to the drop down menu, click the desired language and press "translate."             

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MCA Head Start Observes National Nutrition Month

The Month of March has been declared by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) as National Nutrition Month. To help promote the importance of making good, nutritional food choices, dieticians of Mobile Community Action’s Head Start Program have joined dieticians across the nation to support the campaign. According to a report, many chronic diseases are often related to poor diet. The 2015 - 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans emphasizes the importance of creating a healthy eating pattern to maintain health and reduce the risk of disease. The food and beverage choices we make day to day and over our lifetime. Tips from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: 19 Health Tips for 2019;Eat Breakfast;Make Half Your Plate Fruits and Vegetables;Watch Portion Sizes; Be Active; Get to Know Food Labels; Fix Healthy Snacks;Consult an RDN; Follow Food Safety Guidelines;Drink More Water; Get Cooking; Dine Out without Ditching Goals; Enact Family Meal Time; Banish Brown Bag Boredom; Reduce Added Sugars; Eat Seafood Twice a Week ; Explore New Foods and Flavors;  Experiment with Plant-Based Meals; Make an Effort to Reduce Food Waste; Slow Down at Mealtime. Below are MCA Head Start Dieticians during training sessions.

Three generations at Mobile Community Action Head Start

MCA Head Start Dieticians(top two photos) during training. Seating (third from left) Beverly Williams,supervisor,Head Start Food Service Program. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


MCA's Prichard/Plateau

Community Service

Center Closed

Mobile Community Action's Prichard/Plateau Community Service Center will be closed until further notice.  All client appointments and GED classes will be held at MCA's Administrative Office, located at 461 Donald Street, Building B, Mobile, Alabama 36617

 

    Contact Us:

     Mobile Community Action, Inc.
     461 Donald Street
     Post Office Box 10159
     Mobile, Alabama. 36610-0159
     251.457.5700