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MHDS serves approximately 270+ persons and employs more than 450 staff in West Tennessee including Madison, Haywood, Hardeman, Hardin, Decatur, Chester, McNairy, Gibson, Fayette and Henderson counties with varying levels of service.


Service plans are designed for each individual for optimal independence and dignity. Each person’s care is directed by the development of an Individual Support Plan (ISP) with full participation by the recipient or their conservator and all stakeholders providing care or services.


Find out more about the different services we provide by clicking a box below.

Combining Independence and Support
Work & Social Connections
Find Help and Answers
Counties and Programs Provided

Welcome to our updated website! We plan to keep the information and news you find here current and relevant to our staff, persons served and their families, our supporters and the communities we serve.

In a service industry that is changing all the time, we hope you will check back here often for the most up to date details. Please let us know if you have questions or comments by contacting us here.

Thank you for your interest in and support of MHDS. We truly are all in this together to make sure those we are privileged to serve are well cared for. I am always available and welcome hearing from you.

Best regards,


William D. Brewer, Jr.