Jeevana Jyothi Women Welfare Society (JJWWS), a community organisation (CO) founded in 2004 works with female sex workers in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh State in India. Their work is focused in and around Madanapalle city, which is a central market place with high volume of business and proximity to Bengaluru. Most women they work with are inbound migrants engaged in sex work along with other jobs.
JJWWS supports 1048 female sex workers and is registered under the Andhra Pradesh Societies Registration Act 2001.
JJWWS aims to address the development needs of its members through livelihood and civic initiatives and create a distinct identity for itself as a community owned, led and managed institution.
JJWWS works towards empowering its women members through various initiatives that addresses their vulnerabilities.
The CO envisions a collective of empowered women living a life of dignity and rights.