Warren-Washington-Issaquena-Sharkey Community Action Agency, known as WWISCAA, is a private non-profit organization established in 1972. WWISCAA provides comprehensive human service programs in Warren, Washington, Issaquena, Sharkey and Yazoo counties. It also provides services in Humphreys, Tallahatchie, Sunflower, Bolivar, Coahoma, Tunica, Panola and Quitman Counties. WWISCAA's administrative office is located at 1538 Old Leland Road, Greenville, Mississippi.
WWISCAA has fifty years of experience in administering anti-poverty programs including: job training, home renovation, child care, adult day care, homeless prevention, after-school care, youth at risk, tutorial services, transportation, meals for the elderly and handicapped, energy assistance, outreach and referral and case management. WWISCAA provides comprehensive services to the entire family through the case management approach. Our programs are designed to foster family stability and self-sufficiency among the clients that we serve.
WWISCAA is governed by a twelve-member Board of Directors with diverse backgrounds including elected public officials, business people, bankers, attorneys, and client representatives of low-income families in the area served. The Board of Directors establishes the agency's policies, monitors its programs and employs an Executive Director who is responsible for the day-to-day operations.
WWISCAA is organized into two main divisions: Programs and Administration. The Program Division is responsible for implementation of a variety of programs to improve the quality of life and promote self-sufficiency among low-income individuals/families in the Delta. The Administrative Division is responsible for back-office operations including financial management, human resources, facilities maintenance, information management and related functions.