Westbay Community Action
Westbay Community Action is a service-based organization that works with the Kent County community to provide support. Their mission is to uplift community members through strategic partnerships, direct programming and advocacy so that all individuals in the community have an opportunity for self-sufficient living. Westbay Community Action offers a number of direct services and referrals that provide individualized support based on specific needs. For children and teens, staff support at-risk youth through referrals to community services and guidance, as well as through holiday gifts and nutritional support. Childcare is available through the Westbay Children's Center. The Westbay Adult Education Academy supports individuals through GED coursework, literacy support and college entrance. Adults also have access to a clothing pantry, supportive housing and individual case management. Community members may also request assistance with food, utilities and basic home repairs. Seniors are eligible for community health services, referrals to support programs in the community and case management for seniors who may need assistance with independent living.