People Helping People. 


Get Involved and help us achieve our promise:

Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes our area a better place to live. We care about the entire community and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.


Want to spend time helping our community? Consider our Volunteer Areas:

  • Food Bank 

  • Housing Program  

  • Fundraising/Event Assistance 

  • Office Support

  • Tax Assistance 

  • Teaching/Tutoring

  • Youth Programs

  • Senior Programs

  • Outreach

  • Amador Lifeline Medical Alert Installer/Technician

  • Translating



Gain valuable job skills and more by volunteering:

  • VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. You can assist us during tax season as a preparer, greeter and more. Become Certified for FREE. We provide free training. CE credits also available.  Flexible schedule. Learn more by calling 209-268-6232 or e-mail: tax@atcaa.org

  • FOOD BANK- Volunteers needed. Have an hour or several? We could use your help. Give us a call and we can match your skills/hours to our programs. 209-984-3960

  • SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN/VOLUNTEER NEEDED: Do you love to post on FB, Instagram and more? We’d love your help getting our word out. Experience not necessary, but social media basics are desired. Let us help you develop your skills. Very flexible schedule. Call/text: 209-283-4130.

  • OUTREACH: Help us let others know about our programs and services by distributing information throughout the community. Hang flyers, distribute materials to key partners and more. Call/text: 209-283-4130

  • MEDICAL ALERT SYSTEM INSTALLER/TECHNICIAN: Help Seniors in Amador County by training to become a Lifeline Medical Alert system installer and technician. Call 209-223-1485 x232

  • EVENTS: We attend or host several events throughout the year. Would you like to help us with set-up, decor, serving or other event duties for a day or evening? Call/text: 209-283-4130.

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at the food


Come and volunteer at our Food Bank in Jamestown. Family volunteer night is the 3rd Monday of each month. Show up at 6pm, work for an hour or two. Bring the entire family. All ages welcome. Help your kids learn the meaning of giving back.

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10059 Victoria Way, Jamestown