News and Events for Upper Cumberland Public Transit

26 05, 2021

Van Buren County Head Start Now Enrolling for 2021-22 School Year

By |2021-05-28T19:17:49+00:00May 26th, 2021|News and Events|0 Comments

Van Buren County Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year! Our head start team aims to promote school readiness in young children of all abilities; integrating social and intellectual development through the provision of education, health, nutrition, and other services. Call Teresa for an appointment (423) 881-5182 or visit for more information! [...]

10 05, 2021

Regional Employment Specialist

By |2021-07-26T15:45:08+00:00May 10th, 2021|Careers, News and Events|0 Comments

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency's (UCHRA) Substance Abuse Solutions (SAS) program has an opening for a full-time Regional Employment Specialist. The Regional Employment Specialist will help define and execute a regional approach to employers, to enlist, and train them to be Recovery Friendly; will develop regional connections between SAS and the commercial community; will work with SAS Recovery Coordinators [...]

22 04, 2021

UCHRA Names New Director of Van Buren County Head Start

By |2021-04-22T14:37:38+00:00April 22nd, 2021|News and Events|0 Comments

Elsie Blaylock, Van Buren County Head Start Director VAN BUREN COUNTY - During its bi-monthly Board of Directors meeting Wednesday, the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) announced the new director of the agency’s Van Buren County Head Start facility. Elsie Blaylock, the longtime lead teacher of the facility, was announced as the [...]

21 04, 2021

Cumberland County UCHRA Office Moving to New Location

By |2021-04-21T19:37:16+00:00April 21st, 2021|News and Events|0 Comments

CUMBERLAND COUNTY — They’ve called the same location home for nearly 25 years. On May 3, UCHRA’s Cumberland County team will have a new office and a new address. Last month, UCHRA leadership inked a deal to rent two suites located at 1720 West Ave. in Crossville, Tenn. The new location is approximately two miles, [...]

16 04, 2021

UCHRA Expands MyRide Volunteer Transit Program to Warren Co.

By |2021-04-16T13:30:59+00:00April 16th, 2021|News and Events, Transportation, Volunteer & Internships|0 Comments

WARREN COUNTY – The Public Transportation team at Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) has announced its senior-friendly and volunteer-based travel program, MyRide Upper Cumberland, will now expand into Warren County.  “We are excited to be able to offer this additional transportation option to the citizens of Warren County,” said Holly Montooth, UCHRA’s Transportation Director. [...]

6 04, 2021

April is National Fair Housing Month

By |2021-04-06T15:04:51+00:00April 6th, 2021|News and Events|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 [...]

16 02, 2021

UCDD, UCHRA Board Meetings Rescheduled

By |2021-02-16T20:33:03+00:00February 16th, 2021|Alerts, News and Events|0 Comments

Due to inclement weather and potentially hazardous travel conditions across the Upper Cumberland, the regularly scheduled Policy Council and Executive Committee meetings of both the Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD) and the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) have been rescheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24.

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