Pennyrile Allied Community Services
Contractors Needed for Weatherization Program
Annual Take A Kid Fishing Events

PUBLIC NOTICE: Contractors needed for Weatherization
Pennyrile Allied Community Services is seeking private contractors: HVAC (Energy Systems repairs or replacements), electricians, plumbers, insulation installers, and general contractors (for minor home repairs and regular weatherization) to bid contract work for the Weatherization Assistance Program.

Qualified contractors are invited to submit a Weatherization Contractor Application to perform work in the 9 County Pennyrile Area (Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, Muhlenberg, Todd and Trigg Counties). Contractor must be licensed (if applicable), carry liability and workers compensation insurance, provide work and credit references, be eligible to participate in state and federal projects, and be willing to obtain DOE required training.

Obtain applications by calling 270-886-6341 ext. 209.
PACS is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Looking for a fun local event for the whole family? The Annual Take A Kid Fishing events are coming to Christian, Muhlenberg and Trigg counties! These are fun-filled opportunities for local children and families to enjoy an outdoor adventure. These events are sponsored by the Pennyrile Resource and Conservation District, PACS Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, local city and county governments and many local organizations and businesses. Any child, age 3 15, is eligible to participate in the various contests. Prizes are awarded, by age group, in several categories. Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult. Parents and adults are encouraged to bring a life jacket for children under the age of 6. No fishing license is required for these events. Take A Kid Fishing events are scheduled for Christian County on May 23, 2015 at the Jeffers Bend Environmental Center, Muhlenberg County on June 13, 2015 at Luzerne Lake and Trigg County on June 6th at West Cadiz Park. For more information please contact the RSVP office in your local area (contact information may be found on the RSVP page of this website) or the Pennyrile RC&D office at 270-885-5600.

Our Mission
The PACS Central Office and all PACS Senior Citizens Centers will be closed Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance of Memorial Day.

The mission of the Pennyrile Allied Community Services, Inc. is to reduce and eliminate poverty by providing the opportunity for education, training, work and the opportunity to live with dignity and decency.  This philosophy focuses on self-sufficiency for the client and the reduction of dependency where possible.

In carrying out the acknowledged mission, the key elements in the functions and operations of PACS are:

a.  To coordinate human service efforts throughout the Pennyrile Area to avoid duplication, improve delivery of services and relate programs to one another;

b.  To plan and evaluate long range and short range strategies for overcoming poverty in the Pennyrile Area;

c.  To mobilize public and private resources in support of low income and elderly programs;

d.  To encourage participation, to the maximum degree feasible, by low-income residents of communities in the development and operation of community action programs for their betterment;

e.  To collect and assemble pertinent information and data available from all agencies of the State, Federal and local governments, as well as private agencies concerning issues of elderly and poverty and disseminate such information to interested parties;

f.  To provide technical assistance, directly or through service contracts, and to improve and enhance programs of a human  service nature;

g.  To measure and evaluate, directly or through contracts, the impact of the human service efforts in order to determine the effectiveness of programs in achieving state goals, impact on related programs, and the structure and mechanism for the delivery of services; and

h.  To coordinate and mobilize volunteers to enhance human service programs and promote community services.

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