About Us

Crowley’s Ridge Development Council is an Arkansas Community Action Agency serving the needs of citizens in Northeast Arkansas. CRDC is committed to helping families and individuals recognize their strengths, set realistic goals, make responsible choices, and become successful, self-sufficient members of the community. Collaborating with local, state, and national agencies, we provide a broad range of direct, anti-poverty services for moderate to low-income community members. We maintain an on-going commitment to reduce the effects of poverty and to empower individuals, families and communities to meet the challenges of today and the changes of tomorrow. CRDC programs focus on:


  • - Family development
  • - Crisis management
  • - Affordable housing security
  • - Health & nutrition
  • - Substance abuse treatment and prevention measures
  • - Supporting senior citizen independence
  • - Community and economic development