Deidre Tatum

Board of Directors

  • Position:
    Executive Director - Walker County Community Action Agency
  • Company:
    Walker County Community Action Agency
  • Phone:
    205-221-4010
  • Address:
    644 19th Street, West Jasper, AL 35501
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    MISSION STATEMENT
    To enable low-income citizens of Walker County to overcome barriers by assisting them with the basic needs, skills, and information essential to become successful and productive citizens, through Agency programs and referrals.

    COUNTIES SERVED
    • Walker

    PROGRAMS/ SERVICES OFFERED
    Energy Assistance/Crisis Energy Assistance
    • Assist low-income families with heating/cooling needs

    Clothing Closet
    • Free clothing and household items for low-income families/individuals

    Senior Programs
    • Basic computer training classes, resume building, outreach assistance programs, phones, food stamps

    Career/Job Readiness Program
    • Assist with basic computer training, job search, resume building, etc.

    Budgeting Program
    • Assists low-income families with basic budgeting classes and maintaining budgets

    Emergency Food Program
    • Assist families in crisis situations with food voucher

    Youth Programs
    • Summer Basketball/Volleyball activities for youth ages 12 -18
    • After School/Summer Youth Programs ages 6 – 15

    Emergency Assistance Program
    • Assist families in crisis situations