17 06, 2022

Relative Caregiver workshop held

2022-06-17T17:19:28+00:00June 17th, 2022|Housing & Family Services, Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

A Relative Caregiver workshop was held on June 16 at the Upper Cumberland Development District office. This event provided parents and caregivers tips and insight regarding internet safety; providing increased awareness about the potential dangers that lurk in online gaming forums and on social media channels such as Snapchat, Instagram, and TikTok. Special thanks to [...]

15 06, 2022

Wish You Were Here Returns June 23

2022-06-15T19:48:13+00:00June 15th, 2022|Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

My, oh my how the time flies in the beautiful Upper Cumberland! Set your TVs and mark your calendars - it's almost time for the second episode of Wish You Were Here! The episode will air on Thursday, June 23 at 8:30 p.m. on WCTE PBS channel 22 and will also be available for viewers [...]

14 06, 2022

Tennessee Arts Commission’s Arts Build Communities (ABC) Grant Application Now Open

2022-06-14T18:59:09+00:00June 14th, 2022|Economic & Community Development, Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

Upper Cumberland nonprofit organizations may now apply for the Tennessee Arts Commission’s Arts Build Communities (ABC) grants for arts projects that broaden access to arts experiences, address community quality of life issues through the arts, or enhance sustainability of asset-based cultural enterprises. The Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD) administers ABC grants in Upper Cumberland. The [...]

31 05, 2022

Upper Cumberland SHIP to Host FREE Welcome to Medicare Classes in Cumberland County

2022-05-31T18:20:25+00:00May 31st, 2022|Regional News, UCDD News|Comments Off on Upper Cumberland SHIP to Host FREE Welcome to Medicare Classes in Cumberland County

Are you eligible for Medicare and curious about your plan options? Upper Cumberland SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program) is conducting a FREE Welcome to Medicare! class this month on June 6 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Art Circle Library located at 3 East St. in Crossville. This class will consist of [...]

31 05, 2022

UCDD Offers SNAP Application Assistance

2022-05-31T13:57:46+00:00May 31st, 2022|UCDD News|Comments Off on UCDD Offers SNAP Application Assistance

Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability (UCAAAD) is now offering application assistance with SNAP, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program for adults  60 and over or individuals with a disability. The USDA created SNAP to provide eligible individuals with monthly benefits to buy food.   According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), [...]

26 05, 2022

UCDD Offers Relative Caregiver, Housing Assistance

2022-05-26T18:56:50+00:00May 26th, 2022|Housing Public Notices, Regional News, UCDD News|Comments Off on UCDD Offers Relative Caregiver, Housing Assistance

Are you raising a relative child or need housing assistance? For more information on assistance and support, please contact Melissa Allison at the Upper Cumberland Development District toll-free at 1-877-275-8233. A support group meeting will be held for relatives that are caring for relative children during this month. Please contact Melissa Allison at 931-476-4127, if you [...]

25 05, 2022

Request for Proposals

2022-05-25T13:14:12+00:00May 25th, 2022|Regional News, UCDD News|Comments Off on Request for Proposals

The Upper Cumberland Development District will receive sealed proposals at 1104 England Drive, Cookeville, TN 38501, until May 31, 2022 at 12 p.m. Central Standard Time for online training, recruitment, time & attendance, onboarding, and payroll benefit management modules. Upper Cumberland Development District reserves the right to reject any or all proposals.  Proposals will be [...]

18 05, 2022

Wish You Were Here Trailer

2022-05-25T13:32:01+00:00May 18th, 2022|Economic & Community Development, Regional News, UCDD News|Comments Off on Wish You Were Here Trailer

The episode one premiere for Wish You Were Here Adventures in Tennessee's Upper Cumberland will air tomorrow on WCTE PBS Channel 22 at 8:30 p.m. Aired episodes will be available for streaming on wcte.org you can watch them again and share them with friends and family. Follow on social media for more behind the scenes [...]

16 05, 2022

Wish You Were Here Tourism Series to Air May 19

2022-05-16T16:02:50+00:00May 16th, 2022|Economic & Community Development, UCDD News|Comments Off on Wish You Were Here Tourism Series to Air May 19

It’s lights, camera, action for a new collaborative project between Upper Cumberland Development District, Upper Cumberland Tourism Association, Tennessee Tech University, and WCTE PBS. Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Tennessee’s Upper Cumberland, a new television program highlighting tourist attractions throughout the Upper Cumberland region, will make its on-air debut Thursday, May 19 at 8:30 [...]

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