SEP 2012Gov. Haslam Declares 9/21/12 TENNESSEE CARES FOR KIDS DAY
WHEREAS, all citizens should become involved in supporting families ...read more
SEP 2012Tennessee Cares for Kids Opens Corporate Headquarters in Lawrenceburg
On September 21, 2012, Tennessee Cares for Kids hosted a Ribbon Cutting and Open House ...read more
Welcome to Tennessee Cares For Kids!
As of 6/30/11, there were 6,850 children in foster care in Tennessee, 592 in the South Central Region alone. There were 37 youth who aged out of the system. At least half of these youth were never taught to drive, are unemployed, homeless and have no idea of what to do next. These are the children and youth that we help.
Tennessee Cares for Kids, Inc. serves the abused, abandoned and neglected children of by providing clothing, school supplies and more. We assist youth 18-21 who have exited state custody obtain housing, find a job, access medical care and more.