• Adult Protective Services

    Adult Protective Services staff investigate reports of abuse, neglect (including self-neglect) or financial exploitation of adults who are unable to protect themselves due to a physical or mental limitation. 

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  • Homemaker Program

    The Homemaker Program is funded through a grant from the federal Department of Health and Human Services. 

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  • Social Services Block Grant

    The Social Services Block Grant (SSBG) program in Tennessee provides funding for the Adult Homemaker Services and the Adult Day Care services. 

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  • Adult Day Care

    Adult Day Care (also called “Adult Day Services”) is critical to helping meet the needs of many vulnerable adults and their caregivers. 

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  • Vocational Rehabilitation

    The Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Services program provides assistance to individuals with disabilities.

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  • Disability Determination Services

    Disability Determination Services operates by agreement between the State of TN and Social Security Administration to process claims for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income disability claims.

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  • Community Services Block Grant

    The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) is a federally funded grant program created by the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1981. 

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  • SNAP

    The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) provides nutritional assistance benefits to children and families, the elderly, the disabled, unemployed and working families. 

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  • Nutrition Programs

    The Child and Adult Care Food Program and the Summer Food Service Program are administered by the Department of Human Services.

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  • Families First/TANF

    Families First, the state’s Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program

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