Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging & Disability (UCAAAD)
The Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) functions as an advocate for older adults and adults with disabilities in the fourteen county Upper Cumberland Region of Tennessee. Services provided through the AAAD are the foundation for improving the quality of life of older persons and other adults with disabilities. The AAAD creates community awareness of the needs of the target groups, generating resources to initiate and expand programs, and coordinating with other agencies to address needs. The AAAD applies for additional funding utilizing the 501(c)3 Cumberland Regional Development Corporation (CRDC) under the umbrella of the Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD).