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Building on Community
For more than 60 years, Highlands Residential Services (HRS), formerly known as Cookeville Housing Authority, has been helping to build and strengthen our community and our neighbors.
What Home Means to Me
Kayla Padgett, a 17-year-old Celina resident, created the grand-prize-winning poster in a national contest sponsored by the National Association of Housing Redevelopment Officials.
Serving the Upper Cumberland
Highlands Residential Services has 550 Conventional public housing units. Our units are located in Algood, Baxter, Celina, Cookeville, Gainesboro and Monterey.
Teens Need Training
Join us at our after-school and summer programs in Cookeville.
Start the Process
Complete the application and set up an appointment with us.
Ways to Help Today
Help us provide safe, affordable housing to others.
It’s Recertification time in Baxter and Celina. Be sure to check your mail for a letter notifying you... MORE.
Our Teens Need Training (TNT) completed an Adopt-a-Road trash pickup along Pine Ave. during Fall break. They collect... MORE.
The Cookeville Rescue Mission will serve hot lunches on Thanksgiving Day at the mission, 13... MORE.