At the Upper Cumberland Development District, we are passionate about helping people. Through our wide array of services, we connect individuals, families, businesses and local officials with resources they need to improve their quality of life.
From grant writing to Medicare assistance, we are here for you.
Our services reach all 14 counties of the UC – and beyond with some programs
We serve the 348,273 residents who call Tennessee’s Upper Cumberland home
The Upper Cumberland Region spans over 5,000 square miles
Area Agency on Aging and Disability
The Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) functions as the district’s focal point and advocate for older adults and adults with disabilities in the Upper Cumberland. Programs and services we offer help enhance the quality of life for individuals and connect them to helpful resources:
Through our Housing and Family Services programs we offer safe and affordable housing for adults age 62 years of age or older and adults with disabilities as well as services to help adults who are raising relative children.
Learn about affordable housing options for adults age 62 and above, adults with disabilities and adults raising minor children
Prepacked Mortgages & Housing Repairs
Connection and resources to help individuals with home financing
Relative Caregiver Program
Our Relative Caregiver Program supports adults raising minor children