28 04, 2021

UCDD Aging Team Implementing Telehealth Stations

2021-04-28T18:43:44+00:00April 28th, 2021|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

UPPER CUMBERLAND — The Upper Cumberland Development District’s Area Agency on Aging and Disability (UCAAAD) team has announced the installation of telehealth stations across the Upper Cumberland in the coming months.  These stations will provide isolated or at-risk older adults, adults with disabilities, and/or their caregivers in rural areas with virtual access to healthcare by [...]

22 04, 2021

UCDD Offers SNAP Application Assistance

2021-04-22T17:11:59+00:00April 22nd, 2021|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

UPPER CUMBERLAND - 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 [...]

20 04, 2021

40th Anniversary of NCVRW Observed This Week

2021-04-20T19:09:24+00:00April 20th, 2021|UCDD News|0 Comments

Since 1981, National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) serves as a time to renew our commitment to serving all victims of crime, to acknowledge the achievements in victim services and allied professions, to honor those who have gone above and beyond in their service to others, and to remember crime victims and survivors. The CREVAA [...]

6 04, 2021

April is National Fair Housing Month

2021-04-06T15:07:04+00:00April 6th, 2021|Housing & Family Services, Housing Public Notices, Regional News, UCDD News|0 Comments

This year marks the 53rd anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. This landmark law was signed into law on April 11, 1968, by President Lyndon B. Johnson. The Fair Housing Act prohibits housing discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, and family status. The Act furthers the beliefs advocated by Dr. Martin [...]

29 03, 2021

UCAAAD Announces Partnership with JustServe.org

2021-03-29T18:39:44+00:00March 29th, 2021|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, UCDD News|0 Comments

The Area Agency on Aging and Disability at Upper Cumberland Development District recently partnered with JustServe.org; a website where the volunteer needs of organizations may be posted and volunteers may search for places to serve in the community, providing opportunities to help those in need and enhance the quality of life in the community. To [...]

26 03, 2021

Ani-Meals Program Provides Meals for Pets in Need

2021-03-26T13:43:21+00:00March 26th, 2021|Area Agency on Aging & Disability, UCDD News|0 Comments

As a recipient of the 2020 Meals on Wheels Pets Grant Award and through a collaboration with local PetSmart Charities, the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability's (UCAAAD) Ani-Meals program was able to successfully deliver more than 2,300 pounds of pet food. Earlier this week, the UCAAAD Ani-Meals team picked up more than [...]

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