CEDA (Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County) is a private nonprofit serving Cook County, IL since 1965. As a community action agency, CEDA provides services and strategies to address the causes and conditions of poverty for people of all ages and stages of life. CEDA helps more than 450,000 people annually.
One of the largest private, non-profit Community Action Agencies in the country, CEDA serves residents throughout Cook County, IL. Programs and services are offered in the areas of family support and community engagement, emergency assistance, energy conservation and services, health and nutrition and housing services.