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Metropolitan Social Services

Linking People In Need with Programs, Resources, and Information


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 (MSS) 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 & 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.


Renee Pratt, Executive Director


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