About Us

Western Indiana Community Action Agency, Inc. (WICAA) was incorporated in 1964 as a not-for-profit organization. WICAA is part of a national network of federally funded Community Action Agencies created by the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. Through our programs we strive to alleviate poverty, improve living conditions, and provide access to health care and social services to those in need.

In 2016, WICAA served over 18,000 individuals in our community. We have partnerships with 319 community organizations which assist in expanding resources and opportunities for individuals and families in our service area.

Carole Barr
Executive Director

Community Action Code of Ethics

We, as community action professionals, dedicate ourselves to eliminating poverty in the midst of plenty in this nation by opening to everyone the opportunity for education and training; the opportunity for work; and the opportunity to live in decency and dignity; and with respect for cultural diversity, commit ourselves to:





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