Breaking the generational cycle of poverty by changing the attitude, living conditions, education, and aspirations of its customers and helping people become self-sufficient.
Working with nonprofit organizations, other branches of government, other governmental agencies, and citizen committees, the agency plans and carries out programs for low-income residents. These programs emphasize self-help.
Every year this agency serves over 1,650 households assisting in cooling their homes in summer, and assists another 13,000 households keep warm in the winter.
Shelby County Community Services Agency is an agency of "People Serving People"