HRDC, Human Resources Development Commission of Allegany County is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of the people it serves. It is HRDC's mission to eliminate social and economic barriers to promote individual and community stability through services, advocacy and collaboration. HRDC, under the direction of its Board of Directors, designs, staffs, operates and assembles funding for a wide range of programs. These programs improve the lives of the young, the poor, the elderly and those with disabilities in Allegany County, Maryland. When a need is identified, HRDC creates effective public-private partnerships to help people to help themselves.