Our Mission

South Central Human Resource Agency’s mission is to provide low income individuals and communities access to educational, economic, nutritional, and social services that promote and encourage self-reliance through our partnerships with local, state and federal resources.


OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS OCTOBER 1, 2021!

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Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

LIHEAP is designed to provide financial assistance to elderly, handicapped, and low-income persons to help offset a portion of the cost of energy used to heat their homes. Priority assistance is given to those with the lowest income.

The following services are available under this program:

  • Heating Assistance is provided to eligible households through payment to a utility company or through the purchase of coal or wood.
  • Crisis Heating Assistance is provided to households having an official shut off notice or who are out of fuel and meet the other criteria listed for assistance.

In addition to general eligibility requirements applicants must be responsible for their own energy costs and meet certain criteria for emergency assistance as set forth by the State of Tennessee.

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Perry Wayne Lawrence Giles Lincoln Franklin Hickman Maury Lewis Marshall Bedford Moore Coffee

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SCHRA Announces the New 17th Judicial Di…

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Energy Assistance

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OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS OCTOBER 1, 2021! SCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY! Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) LIHEAP is designed to provide financial assistance to elderly, handicapped, and low-income persons to help offset...

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Senior Nutrition changes with COVID-19

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The South Central Human Resource Agency Senior Nutrition program is a huge daily undertaking during normal times.  We have 20 sites across the 13 county region that serve or deliver...

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South Lawrence Head Start Scores Special…

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The children at South Lawrence Head Start have been lucky to have some very special guest readers recently.  In October, State Representative Clay Doggett, Lawrence County Executive T.R. Williams and...

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SCHRA breaks ground on the new Bedford C…

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November roared in with frigid temperatures, but they were not cold enough to stop SCHRA from breaking ground on what will be the new Bedford County Early Head Start site...

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South Lawrence Head Start Grand Re-Openi…

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The South Central Human Resource Agency held a grand re-opening for the South Lawrence Head Start building on Thursday, October 24th.  State Representative Clay Doggett, County Executive T.R. Williams and...

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Lincoln County Recovery Court Celebrates…

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Lincoln County’s Recovery Court held its second graduation ceremony on October 31, 2019.   It may have been raining and cold outside but inside the United Methodist Church in Fayetteville, warmth...

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SCHRA Supports our County's Veterans Ser…

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SCHRA is proud  to support our Veterans and honored to support each county's Veterans Service Office.  This year we were able to turn that support into $2,000.00 assistance grants for...

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SCHRA
1437 Winchester Hwy
P.O. Box 638
Fayetteville, TN 37334
931.433.7182

South Central Human Resource Agency’s mission is to provide low income individuals and communities access to educational, economic, nutritional, and social services that promote and encourage self-reliance through our partnerships with local, state and federal resources.