Our Story

Finger Lakes Community Action, a division of Wayne County Action Program, Inc. (also known as Wayne CAP), is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to “helping people, and changing lives” in Wayne and the surrounding counties within the Finger Lakes region. Since 1966, we have identified and offered vital programs and services to help people in need. To accomplish this, our dedicated staff and volunteers advocate for those in greatest need by cooperating and collaborating with other health and human service agencies, providing a unified, one-stop delivery system in the Finger Lakes region.

Mission Statement:

Coordinating resources to empower and inspire people in need to reach their full potential.

Vision Statement:

Wayne CAP is a highly effective, passionate and innovative resource, prominent in the region for the engagement of its Board of Directors, the expertise of its staff and dedication of its volunteer base; who collaborate with all who share the commitment to empower and inspire people in need to reach their full potential.