Recovery Court Cares

Members of the Fayette County Drug Court recently organized a food drive for Fayette Cares.  The group not only supports the crisis assistance services of Fayette Cares with donations, they also work to place program participants in volunteer assignments at the Fayette Cares shelter, food pantry, and  thrift shops.  Pictured with the generous donations from […]


Girl Scout Goes for the Gold by Serving Fayette Cares

Girl Scout Claire Tracy is working to achieve the prestigious Gold Award by leading a project to build Fayette Cares donation drop boxes for placement throughout Fayette County. Claire wants to help Fayette Cares receive contributions of clothing, shoes and basic household goods which can aid families in crisis, including victims of abuse who are […]

Warms Heart$ Can Heat Cold Homes

For many, juggling expenses is a constant struggle. But for those faced with a job loss, illness, or other unexpected financial crisis, a hard winter can mean choosing between food, rent, medicine, or utilities. Through the Warm Heart$ program Chickasaw Electric Cooperative gives its customers the power to help those who face a short term financial crisis.

2015 Homeless Count Margaret Beyer and Tunnisha Deer1

Volunteers Needed for Nationwide Homeless Count

Fayette Cares is seeking volunteers for the annual Point-in-Time (PIT) Homeless Street Count taking place between 12 noon Tuesday, January 26 and 11:59 am Wednesday, January 27, 2016. This nationwide effort helps determine the numbers of people living on the streets or in makeshift accommodations not meant for human habitation.


Fayette Cares 2015 Volunteer Awards

Amazing volunteers can be found at Fayette Cares every day but each year the agency recognizes a few of their exemplary supporters, who raise the bar on caring.  Congratulations to these selfless Fayette Cares volunteers (from left to right): Frances Petrie – Most Team Spirited Award, Andy Wolf – Behind the Scenes Star Award, Tina […]