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12 11, 2019

Meal Delivery Volunteers Needed

2019-11-12T14:57:33+00:00November 12th, 2019|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, Regional News|0 Comments

Do you want to make a difference? Are you concerned about the needs of older and disabled people? Can you work with all types of people? Aging Services for the Upper Cumberland, Inc. is looking for people who are empathetic, caring, compassionate, and looking to give back to their community by delivering meals to people [...]

4 11, 2019

Senior & Caregiver Expo Attracts Record Number of Attendees

2019-11-04T17:29:00+00:00November 4th, 2019|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, Regional News|0 Comments

The Upper Cumberland Senior and Caregiver Expo held on Tuesday, October 22 at Life Church in Cookeville attracted 920 attendees, breaking the event’s attendance record from the past several years. Organized by the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability (UCAAAD), a division of the Upper Cumberland Development District, the Senior and Caregiver Expo [...]

8 10, 2019

2019 Senior & Caregiver Expo to Host Caregiver Training

2019-10-08T21:49:12+00:00October 8th, 2019|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, UCDD News|0 Comments

Just as the leaves are turning shades for Autumn, the 18th annual Senior & Caregiver Expo is quickly approaching. The event is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM at Life Church in Cookeville, Tenn. This year's Expo has a new addition to further enhance the experience [...]

3 10, 2019

Take the Tennessee Fair Housing Survey Today!

2019-10-03T13:31:00+00:00October 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We want to hear from you! The survey closes this Friday, October 4! Whether you are a renter or homeowner, fair and affordable housing matters to everyone. The Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) and partners have released a survey for ALL Tennesseans to tell us about your housing experiences. THDA is conducting a study of [...]

1 10, 2019

April is Fair Housing Month

2019-10-01T19:00:24+00:00October 1st, 2019|ECD Public Notices, Economic & Community Development, Housing & Family Services, Housing Public Notices|0 Comments

NASHVILLE, TN - Annually the Tennessee Human Rights Commission (THRC) along with national fair housing organizations, fair housing advocates and communities across the country celebrate April as Fair Housing Month. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN. In response to this national tragedy President Lyndon Johnson marshalled his resources to speed [...]

30 09, 2019

New Platinum Sponsors Welcomed to 18th Annual Upper Cumberland Senior and Caregiver Expo

2019-09-30T14:00:05+00:00September 30th, 2019|Area Agency on Aging & Disability|0 Comments

As planning for the Senior & Caregiver Expo comes to fruition, the red carpet has just rolled out for three new community partners to take the stage beside other platinum sponsors. These corporate sponsors will help to bring this year's theme of "A Day at the Show" to life with interactive activities and exciting booths [...]

20 09, 2019

Labor Statistics Quick Links

2019-09-20T13:59:27+00:00September 20th, 2019|GIS|0 Comments

The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides timely data regarding employment trends. Below is a list of useful links for the fourteen counties of the Upper Cumberland. CountyUnemployment RateUnemploymentEmploymentLabor Force CannonLinkLinkLinkLink ClayLinkLinkLinkLink CumberlandLinkLinkLinkLink DekalbLinkLinkLinkLink FentressLinkLinkLinkLink JacksonLinkLinkLinkLink MaconLinkLinkLinkLink OvertonLinkLinkLinkLink PickettLinkLinkLinkLink PutnamLinkLinkLinkLink SmithLinkLinkLinkLink Van BurenLinkLinkLinkLink WarrenLinkLinkLinkLink WhiteLinkLinkLinkLink

28 08, 2019

Organizers Announce Date for 18th Annual Upper Cumberland Senior and Caregiver Expo

2019-08-28T14:26:07+00:00August 28th, 2019|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, UCDD News|0 Comments

Plans are taking shape for the 18th Annual Upper Cumberland Senior and Caregiver Expo which is scheduled to take place Tuesday, October 22, 2019, from 8:30am to 1:00pm at Life Church in Cookeville, Tenn. Organized by the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability, a division of the Upper Cumberland Development District, the Senior [...]

12 08, 2019

Senator Paul Bailey Receives “Legislator of the Year” Award

2019-08-12T14:30:44+00:00August 12th, 2019|Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

Senator Paul Bailey received the "Legislator of the Year" Award from the Tennessee Development District Association (TDDA) and the Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD). Senator Bailey was presented the award on June 7 at the 2019 Grants Conference and Legislative Update held in Cookeville, Tenn. The TDDA is an association of Tennessee's nine development districts, [...]

6 08, 2019

Smith County Leadership Class of 2018 Awarded TN Arts Commission Arts Build Communities Grant for Mural Installation

2019-08-06T14:58:33+00:00August 6th, 2019|Economic & Community Development, Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

The Tennessee Arts Commission and the Upper Cumberland Development District are pleased to announce that Leadership Opportunity of Smith County has completed a project with the Arts Build Communities Grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission. Leadership Opportunity of Smith County applied $1,155.50 in grant funds for a mural installation in Carthage which was matched by [...]

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