On March 6, 2006, Foundation For the Challenged - incorporated a Tennessee non-profit corporation with the Internal Revenue Service. Articles of Incorporation for the subsidiary non-profit were filed with the state of Tennessee. FFC Housing Tennessee has pursued the means to bring forward new approaches that connect communities and resources in order to advocate quality of life principles of choice, presence, participation and respect for individuals with disabilities.
FFC Housing Tennessee operates to overcome a significant challenge today of locating community-based homes for individuals with developmental disabilities by expanding access to such housing in the state of Tennessee. Through neighborhood community housing the opportunity for individuals with developmental disabilities to integrate into their community can be maximized and enjoy the benefits of inclusion in the community. FFC Housing Tennessee has expanded its ability to provide community based housing in the states of Iowa and Minnesota.