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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.
Congratulations to our local poster contest winners: Marlayna Ferrell, Dori Bullard and Kimberly Gaw. Their posters have advanced to the state... MORE.
Annual recertification interviews will be con... MORE.
Parents of children ages birth to 5 years old:
Parents are their child’s first teacher, and children are ready to lear... MORE.