Weaker Communities Upliftment Service Society (WCUSS) is a not for profit and is registered in Andhra Pradesh. WCUSS has been working in the drought prone areas of Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh since 1985, including Kurnool, Anantapur and later in Kadapa Dist. The organization was formed by Mr.N.J.Joseph a Social Worker and he and his team has been working very closely with the marginalized for their upliftment since 1985.
WCUSS has been involved as a resource organization for various programs, such as South Asia Poverty Alleviation Programme (SAPAP) of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Andhra Pradesh Rural Livelihoods Programme (APRLP) â Department for International Development (DFID) and the Self Help Group (SHG) and Watershed Programme in the State.
Since inception in 1985, WCUSS has created a vital niche for itself in the life of the local community, with understanding, compassion and co-operation, coupled with its expertise in developmental work.
WCUSS has rich experience in implementing large scale programs, research, impact assessment studies, evaluation studies, trainings etc on various issues concerning rural and urban development like livelihoods, education, natural resource management etc. The key expertise that the team offers includes the following: