Our agencies have pioneered many programs to help the people of Tennessee. Our seasoned staff leads state-wide initiatives to improve efficiencies in policies and procedures, streamline processes, and train staff and volunteers. Our reputation for delivering services is one of impeccable quality and understanding compassion. Our success is built on our staff. Over the years, our agencies have developed a strong network of over 6,500 experienced employees and dedicated volunteers. Our agencies are currently staffed with 2,682 full and part-time employees. Over 3,800 volunteers join with our staff to deliver services vital to many people in our state.