Generous SnackPack Donation!

CAPCO received a very generous donation to our SnackPack Program from Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America, Stella D’Oro Lodge #1730! Our SnackPack Program is entirely run on donations and provides food in a backpack for elementary school children to take home on weekends. This Program would not be possible with generous donations such as this and the …

CNA Course with Financial Support from CAPCO!

CAPCO is once again partnering with Tompkins Cortland Community College to offer a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) course! Registration is now open! The course begins on June 6, 2023 and is a total of 3-weeks. After, participants graduate with the CNA certification, which are highly in demand in our healthcare industry! CAPCO will pay the tuition as well as other …

Changes to SNAP Benefits_March 2023

Important Update for Our Community: SNAP benefits will resume back to normal levels (pre-pandemic) beginning in March 2023. This will have a significant impact on the level of SNAP benefits received. CAPCO has our very own SNAP Coordinator through the Nutrition Outreach & Education Program (NOEP). Please call our Main Office at 607-753-6781 with any questions you may have. Our …

Miss Elaine: A Head Start Hero

It is with heavy hearts that we mourn the loss of a key pioneer and hero of Head Start programming in Cortland County, Miss Elaine M. Contento. Miss Contento was vital in developing CAPCO’s Head Start programming, and her influence and legacy is still woven into all that we do every day. Miss Contento had a profound impact on the …