Founded in 1974, the Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency is an independent, non-profit organization committed to helping individuals and communities become more self-sufficient. Mid-Cumberland provides services that work toward improving the health, well-being, and economic opportunities of people needing critical support or of those who may have an immediate need.


Mid-Cumberland makes a positive difference in the lives of Tennesseans by working in partnership with them to foster independent living and, in the process, restore hope and dignity to their lives. Headquartered in Nashville, Mid-Cumberland spans Middle Tennessee with offices in 13 counties. Its governing body is composed of consumer and agency representatives as well as elected officials from the counties served in the Mid-Cumberland region.


Our Mission

To help people help themselves by providing knowledge and resources to improve the quality of life.


Since its founding more than 40 years ago by visionary leaders, Mid-Cumberland has been one of Middle Tennessee’s premier support services organizations. Mid-Cumberland distinguishes itself by its team of professionals offering compassionate services to children, youth, seniors, and disabled individuals. The Mid-Cumberland is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service Code created under the Human Resource Agency Act, as amended.


Mid-Cumberland, a non-profit organization, receives financial contributions from United Way, private donations, and county, city, state and federal sources. Over the years, Mid-Cumberland has formed unique alliances with community organizations to provide services for those in need.

Serving 13 Counties

Our service area includes Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Houston, Humphreys, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Williamson, and Wilson counties, with our central office in Nashville (Davidson County).