C.A.N. believes in providing critical education that supports families in underprivileged communities to reach self sufficiency. Through our core educational programs, we focus on the following:
We are called to meet urgent needs, intervening in catastrophes that compel our immediate attention. Natural disasters often bring about chaos, but disaster preparedness and response is a science. CAN uses innovative strategies and techniques to address critical unmet needs in underserved communities. It's where expertise, precision, cultural sensitivity, strategic planning and collaboration come together to make a lifesaving difference......LEARN MORE
Using the strength based approach, C.A.N. focuses on building strong families and strong communities that lead from within.
Skilled advocates help families to develop individual plans that focus on reaching self sufficiency. Our advocates then work side by side with families to reach the identified goals, removing barriers by matching resources to those in need.
One Community at a Time
C.A.N.'s outreach and social service programs focus on supporting seven (7) key populations in the U.S Virgin Islands that meet or exceed the Federal Poverty guidelines: