Allegany County Human Resource Development Commission improves lives by addressing community conditions

The Allegany County Human Resources Development Commission is a non-profit Community Action Agency which strives to eliminate social and economic barriers to promote individual and community stability through services, advocacy and collaboration.  Since 1965, HRDC has played a critical role in assisting low-income and elderly residents of Allegany County meet their basic needs.  Through the agency’s’ thirty-two programs and dedicated, caring staff, HRDC is continuing to meet its mission by improving lives and addressing community conditions.

Some examples of the important work include:

Construction of a 20,000 sq/ft LEED Gold Facility for HRDC’s Administrative Offices that has been the impetus for the revitalization of the former central business district.

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Acquisition of vacant property that was renovated to serve as a Job Training Center

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Acquisition of a vacant industrial laundry facility to serve as a Head Start and Early Head Start Center

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