Department Of Human Services


The purpose of the department is reflected in its mission statement: “The Tennessee Department of Human Services’ mission is to offer temporary economic assistance, work opportunities and protective services to improve the lives of Tennesseans.” The various programs to meet this mission are Families First, food stamps, and adult protective services.

Services

Shirley Lockett Black, Field Management Director
795 Tennessee St
PO Box 247
Bolivar TN 38008

Phone: (731) 658-5545
Fax: (731) 658-1559

Lisa Griffin
Field Supervisor 1

Upcoming Events

September 20, 2022

County Commission Meeting

7pm -Hardeman County Courthouse Courtroom

September 27, 2022

Special Called Meeting

7pm - Hardeman County Courthouse. Purpose: TDEC funding and allocation for waste water projects.

September 26, 2022

ARP Meeting

6 p.m. at UT Extension 210 Vildo Road, Bolivar, TN 38008. The purpose of this meeting is for TDEC Grant. All commissioners and public is invited to attend.

October 6, 2022

Animal Control Committee Meeting

6 p.m. at the Hardeman Adoptable Animals, Inc., 315 Clifft Rd, Bolivar, TN 38008