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11 08, 2022

Transportation Update: TTU Shuttle Pickup Announced

By |2022-08-11T17:24:13+00:00August 11th, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

UCHRA Public Transportation, in partnership with Tennessee Tech University, will offer transportation services to those students affected. Our team is ready to help all Golden Eagles with their transportation needs in and around Cookeville! Best of luck and, Wings up! Read more at Visit for more information about the various routes and [...]

8 08, 2022

‘Problem-Free’ Inspection Noted for Public Transportation Team

By |2022-08-08T04:17:16+00:00August 8th, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

UCHRA Public Transportation recently completed three days of required annual vehicle inspections. We are pleased to announce that all 98 vehicles from across the Upper Cumberland passed inspection and were deemed road ready! Great work, Transportation team!

2 08, 2022

Keep Your Medicare and Personal Information Safe

By |2022-08-02T14:14:59+00:00August 2nd, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

  If you have Medicare, you can protect your identity and help prevent health care fraud by guarding your Medicare card like you would a credit card. Identity theft from stolen Medicare numbers is becoming more common. Medicare helped by removing Social Security numbers from Medicare cards and replacing them with a new, unique number [...]

8 07, 2022

UCHRA Announces Water Bill Assistance Program

By |2022-07-08T16:06:36+00:00July 8th, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) has announced the rollout of a new temporary emergency program aimed at helping low-income families pay overdue water and wastewater bills.  The Low-Income Home Water Assistance Program, or LIHWAP, is a grant that families do not have to repay. Families do not need to have a past due [...]

1 06, 2022

Godsey Named UCHRA Deputy Director

By |2022-06-01T13:47:54+00:00June 1st, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

LaNelle Godsey, Deputy Director & Community Services Director LaNelle Godsey, Community Services Director for Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA), has been named deputy director of the agency.  “I really enjoy working at UCHRA,” Godsey said. “We have a great team. It has been a great experience for me and has expanded my [...]

18 05, 2022

Public Hearing Notice: UCHRA Public Transportation

By |2022-05-18T19:39:13+00:00May 18th, 2022|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

Public Hearing Notice Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held by the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA), Monday, June 27, 2022 at 5 p.m. at Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency, 580 S Jefferson Ave., Suite B Cookeville, TN 38501. The purpose of this Public Hearing is to consider a project [...]

11 05, 2022

Request for Proposals: Mowers at Chance Girls Home

By |2022-05-19T17:10:50+00:00May 11th, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency will solicit bids from qualified companies for lawn mowing and weed eating services at the Chance Girls Home located at 1744 Deberry Rd., Bloomington Springs, TN, 38545. For specifications contact Marcia Hodges at 931-528-1127 or Brenda Miller at 931-526-4565 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday [...]

5 05, 2022

UCHRA, Collaborative Partnership Awarded $25M in TANF Opportunity Act Funds

By |2022-05-06T13:32:13+00:00May 5th, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

UPPER CUMBERLAND — The Upper Cumberland collaborative aimed at alleviating poverty in the region - Empower Upper Cumberland - has been selected to receive $25 million in TANF Opportunity Act funds to implement its plan.  Mark Farley, UCHRA Executive Director “The Upper Cumberland is rich in resources and we want all of our [...]

2 05, 2022

UCHRA SCSEP Program Available for Older Americans

By |2022-05-02T17:14:13+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Community Services, News and Events|0 Comments

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a community service and work-based job training program for older Americans. SCSEP provides income-eligible unemployed individuals age 55 and over with paid part-time job training positions within organizations or host agencies, like UCHRA, that serve community needs. While in the program, [...]

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