Federal - State and Local Organizations - HELP !


Healthy Start - Offers tips for parents about brain injury in children.   Call for information - help. 

1-800-CHILDREN and 1-800-PREVENT

TENNESSEE PARENTS HELPLINE:  800-356-6767

Department of Children's Services - TN public child welfare programs.  1-877-542-2873


10th Judicial District Children's Advocacy Center -    Serves child victims of sexual and severe physical abuse and their families.   423-744-0599

Health Department -Provides immunizations, pre-natal care.  423-745-7431

Department of Human Services - Offers temporary economic assistance, work opportunities and protective services.  423-744-2800

Department of Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities -  Assists with the disabled or return to employment.  1-615-313-4891

Office of Workforce Development - Employment and Educational Services 1-800-531-1515

WIC - 1-800-342-5942

Lifeline/ Link-Up -Affordable and available telephone service for low income subscribers.  1-877-691-2969


Veterans Administration - 1-800-827-1000

Social Security - INFO -  1-800-772-1213

Social Security LOCAL - 423-745-7488

Habitat for Humanity - 423-252-8019

Athens Housing Authority - 423-745-6316

Special Olympics - 1-800-288-9225


United Way - 423-745-9606


Community Assistance Programs - HELP !   


  Coordinated Charities - 423-745-9625  Help with emergency financial assistance, food, rent, medicine RX, utilities, shelter and offers low cost clothing, appliances and furniture and housewares. 109 Rocky Mountain Rd., Athens, TN  37303  

  

  Warm Neighbors Program - Athens Utilities Board

  423-745-4501 - www.aub.org


SETHRA- Public transportation, emergency rent, utility assistance, low income heat assistance.     423-745-8095  www.sethra.us


BETTER LIVING CENTER -Thrift Store and Food Assistance Programs (Tuesdays 10 am -4:30pm)  423-744-7325


GOOD FAITH CLINIC - 423-745-4541

18 S. Congress Parkway, Athens


FEED THE PEOPLE -Helps get food to people Mon-Thurs 7:30 am - 9am.  (Cleveland) 423-476-6281


Etowah Associated Charities - 423-263-9260


GRACE HOUSE -(St. Paul's Episcopal Church, management.)

423-745-9193


WOMEN AT THE WELL - (Robin Nation) 423-745-0010


HOPE CENTER -Safe Shelter and support services for victims of domestic violence..advocate..assistance. 423-745-5289


YMCA - Variety of classes and programs for every member of the family - including 'Silver Sneakers' 423-745-4904


TRI COUNTY VOCATIONAL  CENTER-A Non-profit providing services for individuals with developmental disabilities.  423-745-0016


Adult Literacy Program  (GED) - 423-745-5111


CASA Corridor of East TN - Child Advocacy  423-746-9037


Grace & Mercy - Outreach to the Homeless  -  423-453-1557


LIONS CLUB - Provides eye glasses to eligible clients at a low cost or no cost.  423-745-4114

e-clubhouse.org


E.G. FISHER LIBRARY - 423-745-7782

1289 Ingleside Ave., Athens


McMINN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE -  423-745-0334

13 N. Jackson St., Athens (Downtown)


McMINN SENIOR ACTIVITY CENTER - 745-6830

205 McMinn Ave., Athens





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