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Metropolitan Social Services

Linking People In Need with Programs, Resources, and Information

Social Service Resources and Organizations, developed by the Division of Public Health Practice at Meharry Medical College in collaboration with Metropolitan Social Services of Nashville and Davidson County.


800 2nd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37201

Mission Statement

Metropolitan Social Services Empowers Davidson County Residents To Achieve Economic Stability And Social Well Being.

About Us

Metropolitan Social Services provides a range of services to help Davidson County residents who are in need. These services promote positive change for individuals and families in times of crisis and economic hardship.

Our Services

  • Information & Referral
  • Counseling
  • Case Management
  • Life Management Skills
  • Homeless Services
  • Nutrition
  • Burial Services
  • Strategic Planning and Research

The activities of Metro Social Services are guided by a seven member Social Services Board of Commissioners. This independent commission is appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Metropolitan Council. Board members are appointed to five year terms.


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Metro Social Services provides website links to human services resources located in Nashville-Davidson County. We believe in helping residents locate services that stabilize the crisis and reduce economic hardships.

COVID-19 Resources

Nashville COVID-19 Response Fund Help for Individuals