Heat Alert Issued

smile1Please be advised that the County Health Officer has issued a Heat Alert for Today, July 8th, 2014 from 12 Noon until 7:00 PM.

All municipalities are required to activate their heat alert protocol including opening up cooling centers to the public.  Thank you.

2015 SSH Request for Proposal Documents

Please see below link for the following 2015 SSH RFP Documents:

SSH Type-able Budget

Projected LOS Type-able Form

SSH Pre-Bid Minutes

SSH Type-able page from RFP

Addendum to 2015 SSH RFP


If you have any questions do not hesitate to reach out to CPAC’s Director of Grants Management Hilary Colbert: hcolbert@cpachvi.org


CPAC Host’s The Washington Fellows for Young African Leaders Initiative

Community Planning and Advocacy Council (CPAC) hosted, 25 young professionals representing 20 countries throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, Friday, June 27, 2014 as The Washington Fellows for Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).

Rutgers University is participating in the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)—a high priority for President Barack Obama. Rutgers is hosting a six-week Institute on Civic Leadership. The YALI participants range in age from 25-35 with diverse professional and academic backgrounds. The Civic Leadership Institute will explore civic leadership in the United States and enhance participants’ skills in areas such as civic engagement, community building, nonprofit management, political organizing, and volunteerism.

While visiting CPAC, the fellows had the opportunity to learn about Camden County and Camden City providing a focus on leadership development, community development, parent advocacy, and cultural enrichment. Representatives such as, Gino Lewis of Camden County Improvement Authority, Lisa Cerny of Gloucester County Dept. of Human Services, and June Morton, City of Camden, Division of Planning on a panel to discuss the present and future plans of community development in Camden County and Camden City and Regionally on behalf of the Southern New Jersey Homeless Continuum of Care currently serving Camden, Gloucester and Cumberland Counties.

After an engaging and interactive panel discussion, Diana Cooper, Acting President/CEO of CPAC gave the fellows a tour of Camden City prior to Mayor Dana Redd and Camden County Freeholder Scott McCray receiving the tour bus of fellows at the City Council Chambers.

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CPAC would like to thank all representatives of Camden County and Camden City, especially Mayor Dana Redd and Freeholder Scott McCray in hosting our YALI guests. Also thank you Rutgers University in this historical collaboration. To the YALI Fellows, the passion, dedication, and drive that was exuded this day not only inspired us, but reinforced the saying “It takes a village to raise a child.” not only locally, but now, internationally.

2015 Social Services for the Homeless funding available

cpac logo2015 Social Services for the Homeless funding available for July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015 time period.

2015 State TANF RFP

2015 SSH Review Instrument

2015 SSH & SSH TANF Program Profile

2014 Super Summer Directory – English & Spanish Versions

SSD SunPlease see the below links for both the English & Spanish version of the Super Summer Directory.

English Version

Spanish Version

Heat Alert Issued

smile1Please be advised that the County Health Officer has issued a Heat Alert for Today, June 17th, 2013 from 12 Noon until 7:00 PM and Tomorrow, June 18th from 12 Noon until 7:00 PM.

All municipalities are requested to open their cooling centers to the public.  Thank you.


2014 RSVP Volunteer Recognition Luncheon, Auletto’s Caterers

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On May 22, 2014, Camden County Senior/Corps RSVP held the Annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon, at Auletto Caterers in Almonesson, NJ.  In conjunction with the theme, “Volunteering Comes from the Heart”, all attendees received a heart magnet, gift bags filled with heart themed goodies, and information on keeping the heart healthy. Many guests wore red and/or white to further show their support. Volunteers were presented with certificates and gifts in recognition of their invaluable commitment and years of service to RSVP. While a delicious lunch was served, volunteers were entertained by several delightful dance performances provided by Cedar Brook Dance Academy.  The event was filled with laughter, appreciation, and also a little dancing! We would like to thank everyone who assisted in making the event a huge success. Please visit the Camden County RSVP website at http://www.camdenrsvp.org to view photos of the event.


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2014 Request for Proposal State Community Partnership Grants


Youth Services Commission


2014 State Community Partnership Grants


The Camden County Youth Services Commission is pleased to announce that proposals will be

accepted from eligible organizations interested in providing the specified services outlined for

Camen County youth who are involved with the Juvenile Justice System. A community review

Committee administered by CPAC: The Community Planning & Advocacy Council will evaluate

proposals and make recommendations through the Camden County Youth Services

Commission (YSC) and CPAC’s Board of Trustees to the Camden County Board of

Freeholders on the allocation of these funds. This Request for Proposal (RFP) is based on

the availability of funds. FOR THE RFP PLEASE FOLLOW LINK: CLICK HERE


Pre-Bid Meeting: Date: Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Time: 2:30pm

Location: CPAC Conference Room A

2500 McClellan Avenue

Suite 160

Pennsauken NJ, 08109

CPAC announces the release of the 2014 Super Summer Directory

cAre you looking for things to do for youth in Camden County this summer? If so, keep reading…

The Community Planning & Advocacy Council (CPAC) on behalf of the Camden County Covenant for Children, Youth and Families is proud to present the 2014 Super Summer Directory now available online at the CPAC website.

Click Here for the 2014 Super Summer Directory.

Thank you to the Camden County Covenant for Children, Youth and Families agencies, contributing providers and programs, volunteers and CPAC staff for their collaborative efforts in making the sixth annual Super Summer Directory the most informative one yet. Your efforts celebrate the youth of Camden County and aim to make a powerful and positive difference in the lives of our children and families.

Enjoy your summer!

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