Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability

General Information

Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability
502 Deaderick Street
Nashville Tennessee 1 37243-0860
(615) 741 2056
tnaging.tnaging@state.tn.us <tnaging.tnaging@state.tn.us>

Brief Description

The Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability is the designated state agency on aging and is mandated to provide leadership relative to aging issues on behalf of older persons in the state. Our mission is to bring together and leverage programs, resources, and organizations to protect and ensure the quality of life and independence of older Tennesseans and adults with disabilities.


Jim Shulman, Executive Director, jim.shulman@tn.gov

Kathy Zamata, Deputy Director, kathy.zamata@tn.gov

Services Offered

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides referrals to Area Agencies and information on other local aging services. Referral to resources and information is available statewide through TCAD and area agencies.

  • Services for Seniors