Release Date:Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Submitted To:Punxsutawney Spirit (News Releases) & County Neighbors
The Brockway Mirror
The Brookville Mirror
The DuBois Courier Express/Tri-County Sunday
The Jeffersonian Democrat (News and PSA)
WPXZ & WECZ & KOOL 103.3

Released By:Robert A. Cardamone, Executive Director

PA 2-1-1 Information and Referral Service Available

The Jefferson County Commissioners announced the PA 2-1-1 Northwest information and referral service is available to everyone in Jefferson County and strongly encourages residents and service provides to use this centralized source of helpful and local information. This toll-free, three-digit number is a resource individuals and service providers can use to learn about local health, human, and social services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Additionally, multilingual and hearing-impaired callers can be accommodated. Individuals can also access 2-1-1 information via the PA 2-1-1 Northwest website at and chat or conduct their own search, or text their need and zip code. Print and share the Jefferson County PA 2-1-1 Northwest Information Sheet from Community Action, Inc.’s website at PA 2-1-1 Northwest provides an easy-to-remember telephone number and web resource for finding help for everyday needs and crisis situations. Jefferson County services providers are encouraged to become part of the Northwest PA 2-1-1 System by calling Manette Setree @ Community Action, Inc., (814) 938-3302, ext. 216 or emailing Manette at [email protected]

Partner Websites

Clarion Link Resource Directory

Bridge Builders Community Foundation

Bridge Builders Website

Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce

Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce

Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry

Free Medical Clinic of DuBois

The Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center

The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club

Workforce Solutions for North Central PA

NWPA Job Connect

Contact Information

105 Grace Way
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Phone: (814) 938-3302

Mission Statement

Community Action, Inc. will be a community catalyst to provide and coordinate activities which promote family self-sufficiency and advance community prosperity.

Vision Statement

Community Action, Inc. will be recognized as a premier organization dedicated to solving social and economic problems of the community.

Employment Opportunities