Western SD Community Action is a private, nonprofit antipoverty corporation that provides health, employment and nutritional assistance programs for low-income individuals and families. The organization serves Bennett, Butte, Corson, Custer, Dewey, Fall River, Haakon, Harding, Jackson, Lawrence, Meade, Pennington, Perkins, and Ziebach counties in South Dakota. Founded in 1965, it provides financial assistance services for GED and computer classes. The organization offers a variety of personal care items, such as laundry, dish and hand soap. Western SD Community Action provides a housing assistance program that includes window replacement, electrical repair and lead hazard identification services. It offers various home safety devices that include fire alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. The organization is governed by a board of 27 members. Western SD Community Action is located in Rapid City, S.D.