About Us

About us

Since 1986 Fayette Cares, a community-supported non-profit organization located in Fayette County, Tennessee, has served the community by empowering those in need with hope, independence and lasting solutions.

Your Support

Changes Lives

Donations from caring people like you make it possible for Fayette Cares to serve an average of 1,300 people annually. Together we end homelessness, break the cycle of domestic violence, and empower families in economic crisis to achieve financial stability.
Below are just a few of the services your gifts make possible.

Emergency shelter
and supportive housing

Case management

Life skills classes for money management, job readiness, wellness, parenting and more

24-hour hotline

Emergency shelter

Court accompaniment

Safety planning, security systems and emergency cell phones


Rent and utility funding

Emergency food

Clothing, house wares
and school supplies

Life skills classes for money management, job readiness, wellness, parenting and more

Leadership & Staff

Guided by the vision of a dedicated volunteer Board of Directors, Fayette Cares is working to meet the rapidly increasing demands of a growing county.
Fayette Cares employs a team of highly-skilled people devoted to serving others.

Caring Volunteers

Fayette Cares has successfully united a diverse community of donors and volunteers to provide immediate refuge from hunger, fear, and uncertainty.
The staff relies on contributions of hundreds of volunteers to empower families toward self-sufficiency.

Thank you to

All of Our Caring Donors

Thank you to all of our sponsors and donors. Without you, our life changing programs would not be possible.

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Gifts from caring individuals, like you, make up a majority of the support that allows the doors of Fayette Cares to remain open for those in crisis. Donate now to join Fayette Cares in creating lasting solutions!