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					      Community Resource Directory
                          Greene County
                              2008




Dear Greene County Residents:

This resource directory has been compiled by the Community Advisory
Board of Greene County for Greene County residents. The Community
Advisory was established by legislation that was passed in regards to Child
Protective Services new Multiple Response System Approach. All
Community members are invited and encouraged to become a part of
proactive board. You expertise and experiences make you a valuable part of
the community and you would be an asset to the board.

To find out the next meeting scheduled for the Community Advisory Board,
please contact Patricia York, Resource Linkage Coordinator Department of
Children Services at (423) 202-2677.

Sincerely,

Community Advisory Board


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                          Table of Contents

Abuse Intervention
Children’s Services
Community Resources
Counseling Services
Credit Counseling
Daycare Services
Dental Care
Disability Services Education & Training
Drug and Alcohol Education & Treatment
Education
Emergency Numbers
Employment Assistance
Food and Nutrition
Government Offices
Home Energy, Weatherization and Home Repair
Hospitals
Housing and Shelters
Juvenile Services
Legal Services
Libraries
Medical Health
Medical Insurance and Managed Care Organizations
Mental Health Services
Senior Citizens Services
Social Security
Substance Abuse Counseling
Support Groups
Thrift Stores
Transportation
Veterans Services




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                                Abuse Intervention
Adult Protective Services
133 Serral Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745
(423) 787-
TO REPORT ABUSE OR NEGLECT CALL – 1-888-277-8366 - 24 hour hotline
Hours: Monday- Friday / 8am – 4:30pm
Eligibility: At-risk adults in Hawkins County.
Services: Assistance for adults who are abuse, neglected or financially exploited and
unable to protect themselves due to mental or physical disabilities or advanced age.

CASA (423) 638-5028
301 S. Main Street, Suite 4
Greeneville, TN 37743
Website: www.casanetn.org
Contact: Stephanie Sanders, Exective Director
Provides trained court appointed special advocates for alleged abused/neglected children
that come to the attention of the juvenile courts. CASA’s investigate, assess, and
recommend to the judges what is in the best interest of the child.

Child Advocacy Center of the 3rd Judicial District (423) 422-4446
200 Main Street
Mosheim, TN 37818
Services: Provide and coordinate services for sexually and severely physically abused
children ages 0- 18.

Department of Children Services (423) 787-2550
130 Serral Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745
TO REPORT CHILD ABUSE and NEGLECT CALL – 1-877-54 ABUSE or
1-877-542-2873 24 hour hotline
Hours: Monday- Friday / 8am – 4:30pm
Eligibility: At-risk infants and children up to 18 years with abuse, neglect, unruly, or
delinquent issues.
Services: Investigates reports of child abuse and neglect; family crisis intervention,
stabilization and reunification; provides foster care and adoptive services as well as
training foster and adoptive parents.




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                              Children’s Services
Appalachian Girl Scout Council, Inc
1100 Woodland Ave. PO Box 3100
Johnson City, TN 37602
(423) 929-8185
Girl Scouts provides programs and services for all girls ages 5 – 17 and any adult
volunteer, ages 18 - and older.

Boy Scouts of America
PO Box 3010
Johnson City, TN 37602
(423) 952-6961
Cubs age 7-11 or grades 1-5. Boy Scouts age 11-18 or grads 5-12. Exploring and
Venturing age 14-21.

Childcare Resources and Referrals
Phone – 1-800-462-8261
Services: Information and assistance in finding quality child care

Department of Children Services
130 Serral Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745
(423) 787-2550
TO REPORT CHILD ABUSE and NEGLECT CALL – 1-877-54 ABUSE or
1-877-542-2873 24 hour hotline
Hours: Monday- Friday / 8am – 4:30pm
Eligibility: At-risk infants and children up to 18 years with abuse, neglect, unruly, or
delinquent issues.
Services: Investigates reports of child abuse and neglect; family crisis intervention,
stabilization and reunification; provides foster care and adoptive services as well as
training foster and adoptive parents.

Juvenile Court Services
101 South Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 798-1736
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Eligibility: Children under age 18
Services: Serves children under age 18 in the areas of unruly behavior, abuse, neglect,
delinquency; drug abuse; traffic offenses; custody of children; child support; visitation,
support of paternity action; and cooperation with the Department of Children Services for
home removal and emergency placement.




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Greene County Family Resource Center (423) 257-2108
1605 Chuckey Highway
Chuckey, TN 37641
Contact Person: Alisha Ricker, Family Resource Director
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Eligibility:
Services Provided: Information and referral, parent education

Greenville City Schools Family Resource Center (423) 639-7841
433 East Vann Road
Greeneville, TN 37743
Contact Person: Carolynn Kinser, Family Resource Director
Hours:
Eligibility:
Services Provided: Information and referral, parent education



                           Community Resources

American Red Cross
218 N. Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37745
Phone: 638-6441
Hours: Mon. – Fri. 9am – 4:30pm
Director: Anthony Mollison
Services: Communication help is available for service men/women, veterans, and their
families. Classes in first aid, water safety, baby care, care of the sick and injured, and
CPR are conducted. Through the Greene County Service Association emergency needs
are met. Help is given in cases of disaster: food, clothing and shelter. To provide
emergency services to Greeneville and Greene County residents.

Appalachian Service Project
(423) 854-8800
Emergency Home Repairs




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Catholic Charities (423) 753-3001
P.O. Box 323
703 E Jackson Blvd.
Jonesborough, TN 37659
Website: www.catholiccharitiesusa.org
Hours: M - F 8:30 - 4:30 and answering machine
Services: Emergency Assistance- Electricity, rent, utilities & food as funds permit;
Migrant worker assistance (will work as advocate in religious needs, health care, and
matters pertaining to immigration/naturalization) Hispanic Outreach Program;
Professional counseling – Family & Individual; Furniture and household goods from time
to time you just have to call. Serves Northeast region.
Fees: sliding scale for counseling
Eligibility: anyone needing these services (may be eligibility requirements/limitations on
emergency assistance. Call for details.)

Childcare Resources and Referrals
Phone – 1-800-462-8261
Services: Information and assistance in finding quality child care

Department of Human Services (423) 639-6181
128 Serral Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745
Services Provided: Financial Assistance, health insurance information, food stamps
program, Medicaid program, adult protective services
Childcare Referral Resource 1-800-462-8261
Vocational Rehabilitation Program

Friendship Baptist Church
343 Davis Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Phone – (423) 638-3043
Services: Provides clothing to anyone in need. Hours are 9am-4pm, Tuesday and
Thursday.

Greene County Community Ministries (423) 638-1667
107 N. Cutler Street / P O Box 545
Greeneville, TN 37744
Services Provided: Limited funding for rent and utilities. Can assist with food. Assists
burn out families with household items and food. Assistance once a year. No income
eligibility requirements.
Contact Person: Carmen Ricker




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Greeneville – Greene county Coal Fund (423) 638-1667
107 N. Cutler Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Hours: Mon – Fri – 9am- 3pm
Services: Fuel for emergency situations – one time per year. Not a repeat program. Will
help pay for antibiotics for children not covered by Medicaid on a one time basis.
Exceptional cases considered for adult medication.

Greene County Neighborhood Service Center (423) 639-3681
740 West Church Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Center Coor.- Kristin Small
Services Provided: Utility assistance, child care services, FEMA program, USDA
commodity program

Greene County Skills (423) 639-5351
490 Sunnyside Road
Greeneville, TN 37743
Center Coor.- Kristin Small
Services Provided: child care services, FEMA program, USDA commodity program, also
assists with minor repairs to homes; Family Support Program- Linda Hensley- utility
assistance

Greene County United Way (423) 639-9361
PO Box 364
Greeneville, TN 37744
Contact: Sandy Susorg, Director Carmen Ricker
Services Provided: Public Awareness and Community Education
Annual fundraising campaign to support local programs in the community

Greeneville Shriners Club/Children’s Services
Contact: Paul Dixon, 638-7117
Services: For any crippled child who is under 18 years of age and who meets certain
financial criteria, the Shriner’s Club will provide all funds necessary for treatment at the
Shriner Orthopedic Hospital in Greeneville, SC. This includes transportation, doctor and
hospital bills, and braces as needed.

Hope Center (423) 638-5433
1007 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37743
Services Provided: pregnancy tests, diapers, wipes, formula




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Infant-Toddler Intervention Cooperative Project
Laughlin Memorial Hospital
1420 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745
Services Provided: Point of entry is through TEIS. Provides early intervention services
for special needs children.

Kiwanis (Shoe Program)
Contact: Linda Seaton - 638-6441
Services: Provides shoes for needy children. A voucher may be picked up at 218 North
Main Street.

Link-Up with America – Lifeline Program
Embarq Telephone
Phone – 1800-733-9045
Website: http://www.state.tn.us/tra/teleassist.htm
Services: For those that qualify, Link Up Tennessee pays half the service connection cost
to establish new telephone service up to $30. Plans are offered to help reduce monthly
phone rates.

Lions (Sight and Hearing Conservation Program)
Contact: Debra Marian – 787-1711
Services: The Lions club will provide glasses for school age children & persons over 75
who cannot provide for themselves. It is important that an application be properly filled
out and submitted for processing for each case. After this is done, appointment for
examination and fitting will be made.

Mosheim Outreach Center
Main Street
Mosheim, TN 37818
Phone: 423-422-6770

North Greene United Churches in Love Ministry
Contact Pam McAmis – 348-7758 or 416-5618

Opportunity House (423) 638-4099 after 5pm 639-7334
203 North Irish Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Services Provided: Shelter, food, counseling




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Relative Caregiver Program (865) 483-9111
Foothills Inc.
663 Emory Valley Rd
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Office: 865-483-9111 Fax: 865-483-9102
Contact Person: Joy Proffit
Services Provided - Assists families caring for relative children. Offer limited financial
assistance. Support groups for families. Respite opportunities.

Seventh Day Adventist Community Services Center (423) 639-7127
120 Idletime Drive
Greeneville, TN
Services Provided: assists with food, clothing, and limited utility assistance

The Mission Soup Kitchen
636-1907

Tennessee Early Intervention Services
Pat Eldridge
1-800-852-7157
(423) 434-4401
(423) 434-4407 (fax)



                              Counseling Services
Behavioral Health of Greeneville - 787-0238
122 Village Drive
Greeneville, TN 37743

Cherokee Health Systems – (423) 586-5032
815 W. 5th North Street
Morristown, TN 37814
Hours: Monday–Tuesday 8am- 8pm Wednesday – Friday 8am – 5pm
Services: Outpatient counseling and psychiatry. Primary care physicians and services.

Church Street Pavilion – (423) 639-3213
616 E. Church Street, Suite a
Greeneville, TN 37743
Services: Provides outpatient mental health services, substance abuse services, case
management, adult day treatment, a drop-in center, and residential housing.




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Fairview Associates of Greeneville – (423) 639-7722
1104 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745
Services: Individual and Family Counseling; Substance abuse programs; psychiatric
evaluations, pharmacotherapy, psychological assessment, divorce counseling,
bereavement and grief counseling and pain management.

Nolachuckey Mental Health - (423) 639-1104
Division of Frontier Mental Health
401 Holston Drive
Greeneville, TN 37744
Director : Scott Hollenbeck
Services: Individual and Family Counseling; Substance abuse programs; crisis services,
psychiatric evaluations, pharmacotherapy, psychological assessments, diagnostic
evaluations, crisis counseling, case management, education and consultation services,
forensic services and vocational rehabilitation.



                                        Crisis
Contact Ministries
Greene County: local number 783-0090
Website: www.contactministries.org
Services: A telephone referral system. Provides resource information. All calls are
confidential. Anyone who has a problem and just needs someone to listen can call and
talk.

Link House - 288-9448
Services: Safe House, temporary shelter for abused youth 13-18

The Hope Center - 638-5433
Services: Provides free pregnancy test; confidential counseling

Youth Crisis Line – 1-800-448-4663
24 hour emergency services for youth in crisis.




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                            Credit Counseling

Consumer Credit Counseling Center of East Tennessee
(423) 928-2144 or 1-800-358-9231
2111 West Mount Castle Drive
Johnson City, TN 37604
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm
Services: Newlywed budget counseling, budge counseling, debt management, educational
programs, comprehensive housing counseling.



                             Daycare Services




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                               Dental Care
Andrew K Armbrister, DDS 638-3371
440 Asheville Hwy
Greeneville, TN 37743

Amy Armstrong, DDS 639-6120
1308 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville,TN 37745

Ronald G Bonnett, DDS 639-6769
703 K Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

Robert J Bradford, DDS 638-5141
600 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Maria W Bryn, DDS 787-1777
509 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Chris A Bullington, DDS 639-6129
1338 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

David Dykes, DDS 638-6341
1015 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Jeffery Clark, DDS 798-9731
1406 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

John W. Lamons DDS & Associates 638-4735
440 Asheville Hwy
Greeneville, TN 37743

Scott Haden, DDS 639-5621
208 S Irish Street
Greeneville, TN 37743




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Smile Solutions 638-4735
440 Asheville Hwy
Greeneville, TN 37743

Mark Smith DDS 639-4000
217 N Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

Steven Smith DDS 639-2911
217 N Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

James Gamble Jr., DDS 639-9131
112 Spencer Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

Kevin Hartman DDS 636-1911
816 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

James Williams DDS 638-3571
711 K Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

John Tillman DDS 638-2662
703 K Street
Greeneville, TN 37745



            Disability Services Education & Training
ARC of Washington County (423).928.9362
2700 S. Roan Street 215 N. College St.
Johnson City, TN
Services: Serves all eight counties in the Northeast region. The purpose of the ARC is to
help individuals who have disabilities reach their highest potential, whether for work,
play, or being productive in their environment; Independent Support Coordination;
Respite Care - both center and home based; Family Support Services; Early intervention
program for children aged 0 to 36 months; Information and Referral and support
coordination; Advocacy; Transportation and vehicular modifications (as funds allow)




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Chip Hale Center (423) 272-3966
310 Hasson Street
Rogersville, TN 37857
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am- 4pm
Services: Sheltered Workshop, Education Survival and Life Skills for Independence or
Semi-Independence.

Dawn of Hope - 434-5600
1500 E. Millard Street
Johnson City, TN 37604

Disability Determination Services (423) 272-2606
4017 Highway 66 Suite 14
Rogersville, TN 37857
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm
Eligibility: Disabled Resident of Hawkins County
Services Disability determination for Tennessee resident applying for Disability Insurance
Benefits(DIB) and Supplemental Security Benefits (SSI) through the social Security
Department.

Greene County Skills - 6395351 or 638-6101
Vocational and Self-Help and Improvement program
130 Bob Smith Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745
Contact Person: Jim Gillen, Director
Services:
Provides a program of personal care and training from 8am – 4pm in an approved
community based facility. These services are provided for adults who are
developmentally disabled.

Greene Valley Developmental Center - 639-2131
Services: The ultimate objective of Vocational Rehabilitation is to provide employment
for eligible individuals with disabilities of working age.

STEP Program, East TN (423) 639-0125
712 Professional Plaza
424 E. Bernard Avenue
Greeneville, TN 37745
Contact Karen Harrison, East TN Coordinator
Web site: www.tnstep.org
Services Provided: IDEA information and/or training, Newsletter Article, Parent
Education, Provide parent training series/workshops on various topics related to special
education.




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Vocational Rehabilitation (423) 639-5148
214 Baileyton Road
Greeneville, TN 37745
Contact Person: Helen Morefield, Counselor II
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm
Eligibility: Blindness or disability
Services Rehabilitative services to the blind or disabled to promote independent living
and adjustment to blindness or disability; provides some emergency medical care to
prevent blindness and medical services; employment counseling and job search assistance
for disabled people.



                     Drug and Alcohol Treatment
A&D Counseling – 24 hours
1-800-559-9503

Adventure Program (423) 232-4326
1003 North Broadway
Johnson City, TN 37603
Services: The Adventure Program provides a variety of services, including an adolescent
day treatment program, individual and group therapy, family therapy, therapeutic
recreation, leisure counseling, social skills training, educational services, GED
preparation, after-care planning, and a parents' support group for adolescents with
substance abuse or other social problems.

Alcoholics Anonymous (423) 638-5578
210 N. College Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Services: Alcoholics anonymous is open to anyone who admits by his/her own judgment,
that he is powerless over alcohol and needs help.

Alcohol Abuse Addiction- Information
1-800-930-9329 (24 hour hotline and treatment)

Alcohol Drug Recovery Program (423) 392-5500
2300 Indian Path Pavilion
Brookside Road
Kingsport, TN 37660
Services Detoxification Program, Inpatient and Outpatient Treatment, Group and
Individual Counseling for adults; ACT program for youth under age 18 –outpatient
groups only.




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CADAS (423) 267-6425 423-756-7644
207 Spears Avenue P.O. Box 4797
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Web Site: http://www.cadas.org
Services: Operates a substance abuse center for the area. Services include day treatment,
outpatient, inpatient, detoxification, and rehabilitation for abusers of alcohol and drugs.
Provides counseling and prevention programs. Provides a DUI school in Rhea County on
alternate months. Provides an adolescent residential treatment center in Hamilton County.
Average length of stay varies, depending on program. Adolescent inpatient alcohol and
drug treatment.

Cherokee Health Systems – (423) 586-5032
815 W. 5th North Street
Morristown, TN 37814
Hours: Monday–Tuesday 8am- 8pm Wednesday – Friday 8am – 5pm
Services: Outpatient counseling and psychiatry. Primary care physicians and services.

Comprehensive Community Services (CCS) (423) 639-7777
422 Bernard Ave.
Greeneville, TN 37743
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm
Services: Counseling, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Health education, Crisis
Intervention, Family Violence

FHC Cumberland Hall – (423) 499-9007
Cumberland Hall Psychiatric Hospital
7351 Standifer Gap Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Services: Adolescent inpatient treatment for mental health issues and alcohol and drug
issues. The Adolescent Residential Treatment Unit is a program that provides treatment
services to adolescents requiring a highly structured, supervised therapeutic environment.
The program serves adolescents ages 12 to 18 whose persistent and severe emotional
difficulties interfere with adequate functioning at home, school or community, and who
are not likely to respond to a less restrictive level of care.

Frontier Health – (423) 639-3213 24-hour Emergency # 1-800-292-1104
401 Holston Drive
Greeneville, TN 37743
Director : Scott Hollenbeck
Services: A variety of outpatient mental health and substance abuse program for children,
adolescents, and adults.




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Magnolia Ridge (423) 232-4130
900 Buffalo Street
Johnson City, TN 37604
Services: Inpatient alcohol and drug treatment for adults

New Hope Recovery Center (423) 581-2411
233 West Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814
Services: Alcohol and Drug Assessment, outpatient counseling, education classes.

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
1-800-838-FREE

Oxycontin Drug Addiction Help Line
1-888-471-0438

Willow Ridge (423) 232-4145
Johnson City, TN
Services Provided: A&D treatment for homeless population

Woodridge Hospital (423) 928-7111
403 North State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37601
Services: A 75-bed inpatient psychiatric university-affiliated hospital. Inpatient services
include psychiatric treatment, crisi and emergency care, geriatric services, alcohol and
drug services.

U Turn for Christ (423) 639-3720
1160 Black Road
Greeneville, TN
Services: A&D treatment for adults.



                                  Early Education

Head Start – 787-0848 , 639-6236, 638-1083
310 Floral Street (George Clem School)- office
Greeneville, TN 37743
Services: Greene County Schools, Greeneville City Schools, and Upper East TN Head
Start have classes currently located at the following schools: Baileyton, Camp Creek,
Chuckey, Ottway, Tusculum View, Hal Henard, CFT, George Clem, East View,
McDonald, Mosheim, Nolachuckey, West Pines. This is a comprehensive educational
and nurturing partnership program, which also addresses the emotional and physical




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needs of each enrolled child. Children must meet eligibility requirements and local policy
standards. The program also provides services to children with special needs.

Telamon Corporation - 235-9301
Migrant Head Start

Early Learning Center 639-9812
993 Hal Henard Road
Greeneville, TN 37743
Contact: Pat Stone
Services: To identify and provide educational services to disabled or delayed pre-
schoolers (birth to 5 years) in the Greeneville-Greene County areas. To promote and
support the parent’s active participation in the child’s development. Services include a
center-based program, a home visit program, and parent support groups. Instruction
includes skill development in the areas of language, fine & gross motor, cognition, and
self-help. Physical therapy and speech services are used as needed.



                                     Education

Greene County Schools Central Office
910 West Summer Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Main Number – (423) 639-4194 Fax Number (423)
Adult Education/Families First –
Bus Stop-
Child Nutrition –
Director of Schools
Family Resource Center –
Health Services Department –
Personnel Department –
Special Education Department –

Greeneville City Schools Central Office
312 Floral Street / P O Box 1420
Greeneville, TN 37744
Main Number (423) 787-8000 Fax (423) 638-2540

Literacy Program/ GED Program / Adult Basic Education
215 N. College Street
Greeneville, TN
Kim Gass, Adult Education Supervisor




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Upward Bound Program – 636-7300 or 636-7325
Tusculum College
60 Shiloh Road / PO Box 5053
Greeneville, TN
Services: Helps prepare students for college by providing individualized tutoring,
counseling, and the academic assistance he needs to prepare him for college or
vocational-technical school.

Tri-Cities Homeschool Resources
Website: www.tricitieshomeschool.org
Services: Support group for parents who are homeschooling or who are considering
homeschooling; Provides encouragement to parents who are new to homeschooling;
Provides a central source for both new and veteran homeschoolers for local news, events,
and resources



                            Emergency Numbers
                              911 – for any emergency

Ambulance – Greene County Rescue Squad 638-3441 or 638-3431
PO Box 243
Greeneville, TN
Contact: Marty Shelton
Services: Provides any type of rescue service. Services are available on a 24 hour basis.


Drug Enforcement Administration 1-865-584-9364

EMS 798-1720 or 798-1722
Contact: Robert Sane, director
Services: Transport the sick and injured.

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) 1-865-544-0751
Poison Control – 1-800-288-9999
Non-Emergency Number –

ASK-A-NURSE
1-800-888-5551

Emergency Clinic – 639-9970
No appt needed, less cost




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Fire Departments
911 for all emergencies
Central Fire Hall – 638-4243
Limestone Volunteer Fire Department – 639-7105
Mosheim Fire Department – 422-7401

Forest Fire – Hawkins Co. –

Police
Baileyton – 234-6911
Greeneville – 639-7111
Moshiem –
Tusculum – 638-6211
Sheriff: Greene County – 798-1800
Tennessee Highway Patrol – 348-6147 – emergency only or 348-6144
                           Non–emergencies – 638-5171
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation – (615) 744-4000



                         Employment Assistance

Job Skills Training Program –JTPA - 638-3937
215 North college Street, WSCC Bldg.
Greeneville, TN
Contact Person: Greg Goan


Tennessee Career Center at Greeneville (423) 798-0908 or 639-5103
Employment Security Dept.
214 N. College St., Ste 100
Greeneville, TN 37745
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm
Contact Person: Debbie Johnson - Career Center Specialist Debbie.Johnson@ws.edu
Services: Tennessee has a network of centers across the state where employers can go to
find workers they need and job seekers can get career information and services. Each
center offers computerized labor market information, Internet access, workshops, an on-
line talent bank, job placement, recruitment and training.




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Senior Services (800) 487-5207
4700 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38117
Eligibility: Senior 55 and older. Income based.
Services: Job placement and employment skills training.

Vocational Rehabilitation Center
241 Baileyton Road
Greeneville, TN 37745
(423) 639-5148
Services: Programs for adults and some programs for ages 16- 21. To assist in providing
employment for eligible individuals with disabilities of working age.

Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Youth Program (423)

Greeneville, TN
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Eligibility: Ages 16-22 years – there is an income requirement
Services: Provides free career exploration & career development services to low-income
youth.



                                    Eye Care
Family Eye Care 639-8856
1310 E Andrew Johnson Hwy
Greeneville, TN 37745

Greeneville Eye Care Center 638-4151
2130 E Andrew Johnson Hwy
Greeneville, TN 37745



                            Food and Nutrition

Angel Food Ministries
Greene County area:




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Food Stamps
1-800-342-1728 / 272-2606
Department of Human Services (423) 639-6181
128 Serral Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745
Services Provided: Financial Assistance, health insurance information, food stamps
program, Medicaid program, adult protective services
Hours: Monday – Friday / 8am – 4:30pm
Eligibility: Low income families in Greene County
Services: Coupons are provided which maybe used to purchase food or seed to grow
food.

Greene County Extension Program (423)

Greeneville, TN 37
Services: Offers information and classes in food and nutrition.

Greene County Neighborhood Service Center (423) 639-3681
740 West Church Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Hours: Monday – Friday / 8am – 4pm
Services: Provides emergency food from the NSC pantry.



     Home Energy, Weatherization and Home Repair

Appalachian Service Project
(423) 854-8800
Emergency Home Repairs

Greene County Neighborhood Service Center (423) 639-3681
740 West Church Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
Center Coor.- Kristin Small
Services Provided: Utility assistance, child care services, FEMA program, USDA
commodity program

Greene County Community Ministries (423) 638-1667
P O Box 545
Greeneville, TN 37744
Services Provided: Rent, utilities, clothes, and food




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Greene County Skills (423) 639-5351
490 Sunnyside Road
Greeneville, TN 37743
Center Coor.- Kristin Small
Services Provided: assists with minor repairs to homes

Habitat For Humanity (423) 638-1918
1007 W. Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37743

                                      Hospitals
Laughlin Memorial Hospital - 787-5000
1420 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745

Takoma Adventist Hospital - 639-3151
401 Takoma Ave.
Greeneville, TN 37745

Lakeway Regional Hospital – 423-586-2302
726 McFarland Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Morristown Hamblen – 423-586-4231
908 W. Fourth North Street
Morristown, TN 37814

                           Housing and Shelters

Appalachian Regional Coalition on Homeless (ARCH)
(423) 232-2369

Appalachian Outreach (865) 475-5032
Homeless Shelter
130 W. Old Andrew Johnson Hwy.
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Services: Homeless shelter for single women or women with children.
Website: www.cn.edu/ao




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CEASE Crisis Line (423) 581-2220 or (800) 303-2220
135 E. Louise Avenue
Morristown, TN 37813
Services: Safe and confidential shelter to provide free emergency housing for displaced
victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Website: www.lcs.net/cease

CHIPS Change Is Possible (Domestic Violence Center)
423.917.5500 Pager
Services: Advocacy in court for victims of domestic violence; Counseling; Food; Shelter
for battered women & their children; serve northeast region

Interfaith Hospitality Network (423)975-5565 mobile (423)747-4671
Services Provided: Homeless Program

Greeneville Housing Authority (423) 638-3111
P O Box 279
Greeneville, TN 37744
Services Provided: Public Housing, Subsidized housing, Section 8 Rental Program
Homeownership program and House and Home grant program

House of Courage (865) 577-7411
PO Box 4636
Maryville, TN 37802
Bonnie Skolfield, founder
Website: http://houseofcourage.org
Eligibility: Teenage unwed mothers. (between the ages of 14-19)
Services: House of Courage is a Christian-based residential home for unwed teenage
mothers after the birth of their babies who desire to rebuild their lives. We offer a six
month-to-two year program that offers person, education, vocational, spiritual and
physical development in a community environment. House of Courage not only offers
temporary housing, but also the personal growth leading to a healthy and independent
lifestyle.

Ministerial Association Temporary Shelter, Inc (423) 581-4325
(M.A.T.S.)
324 North Hill Street
Morristown, TN 37816
Services: Temporary shelter, food, and clothing to homeless. Counseling, assist in income
supplement, employment, and safe affordable housing shelter.
Website: www.matstn.org




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Opportunity House Homeless Shelter (423) 638-4099
203 North Irish Street
Greeneville,TN 37743
Services Provided: shelter, food, counseling, and job search

Project Safe Place (423) 288-1828
433 New Beason Well Road
Kingsport, TN 37660
Services: Offers services to runaway, homeless and abused youth. Provides shelter, food,
and clothing (if needed). Provides individual and family therapy w/goal of reunification
when possible.

Timber Ridge Apt – takes applicants with charges but is not government housing

List of Housing Units
Alpine Apts.                                 Heatherwood Apts.
816 Carolina Drive                           100 Heatherwood Loop
Phone: 639-1494                              Phone: 638-2614

Ambassador Arms Apts.                        Hunt Assisted Living Llc.
101 Crestview Drive #2                       7600 Horton Highway
Phone: 234-6614                              Phone 234-6614

Crestview Terrace Apts.                      Indian Hills Apt.
1600 Bypass 70                               48 Indian Hills Circle
Phone: 639-7328                              Phone: 639-3866

Greeneville Complex Apts                     Laurel Valley Apts.
717 Forest Street                            7950 W. Andrew Johnson
Phone : 639-1072                             Phone: 422-6264

Greeneville Landing Lp.                      Plaza Towers
1100 Light Street                            224 Thornwood Drive
Phone: 638-8190                              Phone: 639-4044

Greeneville Terrace Apts                     Twin Oaks Apts.
406 Elk Street                               Arnold Drive
Phone: 639-5291                              Phone: 639-7328

Harris Brown Mgmt. Llc                       Habitat For Humanity
929 Apple Street Apt. B4                     Phone: 638-1918
Phone: 787-0112




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                               Juvenile Services
Juvenile Court Services
101 South Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 798-1736
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Eligibility: Children under age 18
Services: Serves children under age 18 in the areas of unruly behavior, abuse, neglect,
delinquency; drug abuse; traffic offenses; custody of children; child support; visitation,
support of paternity action; and cooperation with the Department of Children Services for
home removal and emergency placement.



                                 Legal Services
Legal Services of Upper East Tennessee
311 W. Walnut Street
Johnson City, TN
Phone: 423-928-8311
Services: Make an appointment and meet income guidelines to receive services.
L.S.U.E.T. offers legal counseling on non-criminal cases; offers domestic relations
counseling; clients must pay cost of filing fee on divorce cases. L.S.U.E.T. meets at the
Neighborhood Information and Referral Center, West Church St. each 1st Tuesday 11am-
12pm and 1pm-3pm, 3rd Tuesday 9am-12pm and 1pm-3pm

Support Enforcement Division
District Attorney General Office
128 South Main Street
Phone: 787-1458
Services: Helps parent collect child support from person responsible for payment; helps
locate parent responsible for paying child support



                                     Libraries
Mosheim Public Library
730 Main Street
Mosheim, TN 37878
Phone: 422-7937




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Greeneville/Greene county Library
210 North Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37745
Phone: 638-5034

                               Medical Health
Allen Yandell O.D.
2130 E Andrew Johnson Hwy
Greeneville, TN 37745

Amy Weaver F.N.P.
1406 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Anita Foster M.D.
438 E Vann Road #100
Greeneville, TN 37743

Ashe Walter M.D.
221 N Main Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

Ben J Keebler M.D.
906 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745

Brad Strange M.D.
701 Professional Plaza Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745

Bulls Gap Medical Center
P.O. Box 188
Greeneville, TN 37711

Cindy Johson-Kricko
510 Justis Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745

Claes V. Svendsen M.D.
Dee Toppenberg M.D.
1410 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745




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Donald Vollmer M.D.
Kimi Zook M.D.
1021 Coolidge Street
Greeneville, TN 37743

Dr. Dharmen Patel M.D.
1406 Tusculum Blvd #2000
Greeneville, TN 37745

Frederic D Seifer MD FCCP
68 Mosheim Railroad Street
Mosheim, TN 37818

George Aycock Jr., M.D.
906 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745

Greene County Health Dept. (423) 798-1749
P.O. Box 159
810 West Church Street
Greeneville, TN 37744
Director: Rebekah English
Services Provided: Dental Care, Public Health Services, Immunizations available, Parent
encouraging Parents – peer support group, & Children’s Special Services. HUGS &
CHAD programs, and WIC

Harry Nelson M.D. Facog
1021 Coolidge Street Ste 2
Greeneville, TN 37743

Irina Schiopescu, M.D.
158 Highway 11 E
Bulls Gap, TN 37711

Jaime Oakley M.D.
228 N Main Street, Ste 2
Greeneville, TN 37745

James Ray McKinney M.D.
438 E Vann Road #100
Greeneville, TN 37745

James Rodgers M.D.
803 E Church Street
Greeneville, TN 37745


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Jason B. Carter M.D.
1404 Tusculum Blvd #2000
Greeneville, TN 37745

Jerry M. Wilhoit D.C.
816 Tusculum Blvd, #2
Greeneville, TN 37745

John Shaw M.D.
438 E Vann Road #100
Greeneville, TN 37743

Karen Bartley M.D.
314 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Kenneth Susong M.D.
110 Spencer Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

Limestone Medical Center
P.O. Box 217
Limestone, TN 37681

Luke Ellenburg M.D.
801 E Church Street
Greeneville, TN 37745

Marek M. Pienkowski, M.D. PhD.
1406 Tusculum Blvd #2500
Greeneville, TN 37745

Marinanne Filca M.D.
401 Takoma Avenue
Greeneville, TN 37743

Rural Health Services Consortium
105 Limestone Ruritan Road
Greeneville, TN 37857




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       Medical Insurance and Managed Care Organizations
Access Med Plus 1-800-523-3112
210 Athens Way
Nashville, TN 37228

AIDS/HIV Hot Line 1-800-342-2437
Confidential AIDS Test 1-800-342-AIDS

Blue Care 1-800-468-9698
801 Pine Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Blue Cross/ Blue Shield of Tennessee 1-800-518-6558
P.O. Box 1407
Chattanooga, TN 37401

Cover Kids Program (423) 952-6000
Wesley Street
Johnson City, TN 37641
Contact Person: Cynthia Puckett
Services: Free or discounted medical insurance for Kids ages birth to 18.

Free Medicine Program
1-800-921-0072

John Deere Health Care – 1- 800-778-1993
408 North Cedar Bluff Road
Knoxville, TN 37923

Medicare and TennCare 1-866-502-9056
4017 Highway 66 Suite 14
Rogersville, TN 37857

Phoenix (Health Net) 1-800-449-3339
3401 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203

Preferred Health Partnership (PHP) 1-800-747-0008
1420 Center Point Boulevard
Knoxville, TN 37932

STD Hotline (8am- 8pm) 1-800-227-8922

TennCare Advocacy Line 1-800-722-7474


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TennCare Hot Line Info. 1-800-669-1851

Xantus 1- 800-449-3339
3401 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37201



                          Mental Health Services
Church Street Pavilion – (423) 639-3213
616 E. Church Street, Suite a
Greeneville, TN 37743
Services: Provides outpatient mental health services, substance abuse services, case
management, adult day treatment, a drop-in center, and residential housing.

Fairview Associates of Greeneville – (423) 639-7722
1104 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745
Services: Individual and Family Counseling; Substance abuse programs; psychiatric
evaluations, pharmacotherapy, psychological assessment, divorce counseling,
bereavement and grief counseling and pain management.

Nolachuckey Mental Health - (423) 639-1104
Division of Frontier Mental Health
401 Holston Drive
Greeneville, TN 37744
Director : Scott Hollenbeck
Services: Individual and Family Counseling; Substance abuse programs; psychiatric
evaluations, pharmacotherapy, psychological assessment, crisis counseling, case
management, education and consultation services, and vocational rehabilitation.



                             Residential Services
CADAS (423) 267-6425 423-756-7644
207 Spears Avenue P.O. Box 4797
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Web Site: http://www.cadas.org
Services: Operates a substance abuse center for the area. Services include day treatment,
outpatient, inpatient, detoxification, and rehabilitation for abusers of alcohol and drugs.
Provides counseling and prevention programs. Provides a DUI school in Rhea County on
alternate months. Provides an adolescent residential treatment center in Hamilton County.
Average length of stay varies, depending on program. Adolescent inpatient alcohol and
drug treatment.


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Camelot Schools (865) 376-2296
Kingston, TN
Services: Residential program for adolescences. Insurance based.

East Tennessee Christian Home
Melissa Marble
423-542-4423

House of Courage (865) 577-7411
PO Box 4636
Maryville, TN 37802
Bonnie Skolfield, founder
Website: http://houseofcourage.org
Eligibility: Teenage unwed mothers. (between the ages of 14-19)
Services: House of Courage is a Christian-based residential home for unwed teenage
mothers after the birth of their babies who desire to rebuild their lives. We offer a six
month-to-two year program that offers person, education, vocational, spiritual and
physical development in a community environment. House of Courage not only offers
temporary housing, but also the personal growth leading to a healthy and independent
lifestyle.

Kid Link Network 1-865-938-8239
Web Site: http://www.kidlinknetwork.com
Contact Person: Tim Mcguigan (615)904-2644
Services Provided: Multiple residential programs including dual diagnosis, sex offender
programs, and can serve IQs below 70

Peninsula Hospital 1-865-970-9800
P.O. Box 789
2347 Jones Bend Road
Louisville, TN 37777
Services Provided: Acute residential

Peninsula Village 1-865-970-3255
Louisville, TN 37777
Services Provided: residential treatment program for youth 13 and up

Safe Harbor (865) 970-9800
Peninsula, a Division of Parkwest Medical Center
6800 Baum Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
Services: The Respite Program is a sub-acute, mental health crisis intervention program
open 24 hours a day, seven days a week for adults 18 and older in need of respite care.
Website: www.peninsulaoutpatient.org/poc.cfm




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Smoky Mountain Christian Home (865) 453-4644
Contact: Rhonda Pemberton
Services: Provides a non-residential placement for youth who need a place to stay either
due to crisis in their parents life such as hospitalization or treatment and there is no one
else to care for the child. Also takes youth in situations where the parent can not keep the
child in the home due to some behavioral issues (can not be extreme) and both need a
break for a period of at least 6 months.

Tennessee Baptist Home for Children- non-residential placement for youth
(423) 929-2157
(423) 929-2474
(423) 929-9134 (fax)
Contact: Marla Freeman
Services: Provides a non-residential placement for youth who need a place to stay either
due to crisis in their parents life such as hospitalization or treatment and there is no one
else to care for the child. Also takes youth in situations where the parent can not keep the
child in the home due to some behavioral issues (can not be extreme) and both need a
break for a period of at least 6 months.

Woodridge Hospital (423) 928-7111
Johnson City, TN


                          Senior Citizens Services

Adult Services for Elderly
(423) 639-7133

Plaza Tower Apartment for Elderly
(423) 639-3128

Roby Fitzgerald Adult Center
203 North College Street
Greeneville, TN 37745
Phone: 639-3128
Contact: Glenda Blazer, Director
Services: Offers a program and facility organized to meet the needs and interests of the
over 55 population in Greene county.

Gate Keeper Program for Elderly
(423) 245-4189




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Relative Caregiver Program (865) 483-9111
Foothills Inc.
663 Emory Valley Rd
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Office: 865-483-9111 Fax: 865-483-9102
Mobile: 423-923-1878- Shannon Wallace
Services Provided - Assists families caring for relative children. Offer limited financial
assistance. Support groups for families. Respite opportunities.

Takoma Senior Care
401 Takoma Ave.
Greeneville, TN 37743
Phone: 636-2446
Contact: Roark Hayes, BSN, MSHA, Director
Services: Provides Geropsychiatric Services – Inpatient Services at Takoma Hospital for
Senior Citizens 55 and above. 7 days a week 24 hours a day

Takoma Senior Solutions Partial Program
401 Takoma Ave.
Greeneville, TN
Phone: 636-2426
Contact: Judy Kerley CMSW, Program Coordinator
Services: Provides outpatient Psychiatric Services to Senior Citizens.
Mon – Fri 10am- 3pm.

                                 Social Security
Social Security Administration, Greeneville (423) 639-9506
124 Austin Street
Greeneville, TN 37745
Web site: www.ssa.gov
Services Provided: Health Insurance Information, Social Security Disability, Medicare
benefits, Supplemental Security Income, Social Security Disability Insurance



                      Substance Abuse Counseling

A&D Counseling 24 hours
1-800-559-9503

Alcohol Anonymous
(423) 638-5578



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Magnolia Ridge (423) 232-4145
Johnson City, TN 37651
Services Provided: Inpatient A&D treatment for adults.

Oxycontin Drug Addiction Help Line
1-888-471-0438

Willow Ridge – (423) 232-4145
Johnson City, TN 37651
Services Provided: A&D treatment for the homeless



                                Support Groups
AIDS Support Group
PO Box 231
Johnson City, TN 37605
(423) 926-3873
serves Hawkins Co.
support group, family counseling

Alzheimer Association (423) 928-4080
207 North Boone Street, Suite 1050
Johnson city, TN 37604
Hours: Monday – Friday / 9am – 4:30pm
24 hour on call service
Service: Support groups; information and referral services; special program; help line;
safe line’ safe return wanderer’s program; autopsy; and lending library.

American Cancer Society
2000 & 2008 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN
Phone: 615-327-0991 or 1-800-227-2345
Locally - 508 Princeton Road, Suite 102
Johnson City, TN 37601
Phone: 9262921
Services: Gives direct aid to cancer victims and their families.

American Lung Association of Tennessee 1-800-434-5864
1808 West end Avenue, Suite 514
Nashville, TN 37203
Hours: 8am – 5pm (central time)
Services: Provides education; smoking cessation and asthma education.



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ASAP
Knoxville,TN
1-888-848-2727
Services Provided: Support Group and other services for adoptive parents

Divorce Care Support Group
(423) 639-3194

Eating Disorder Support Group & other Addicions
638-8518

Fibromyalgia Support Group
9423) 257-6376

Greeneville-Greene County Cancer Fund
107 N. Cutler Street, PO Box 545
Greeneville, TN 37745
Phone 638-1667
Services: For local residents needing limited assistance with transportation, medication
and supplies. Doctor’s statement is required before assistance in provided.

Greene Valley Parents Support Group (423) 639-2131
PO Box 910
Greeneville, TN 37744
Services Provided: support groups for family, family counseling

Grief Support Group
(423) 787-5117

NAMI – Mental Health Support Group
1-800-467-3589
9423) 538-4216

P.E.P. Parents Encouraging Parents (Special Needs)
Phone: 439-5900

SPANC Supportive Parents & Neighbors
112 Hopeville Avenue
Greeneville, TN 37744
(423) 639-2845

Support Groups Listings
1-800-888-5551




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Survivors of Suicide Support Group
1-877-928-9062


                                   Thrift Stores

Prom Closet




                                 Transportation
Rural Public Transportation
First TN Human Resource Agency
112 E. Myrtle Ave., Sutie 101
Johnson City, TN 37064
(423) 461-8233 or 1-800-528-7776
Services Provided: Rural & public transportation

TennCare Transportation
Phone: 1-800-775-8726
(medical appointments only)




                               Veterans Services
Veteran Benefits Representative - (423) 638-3711
Greene County, AL & VFW
101 Longview Drive
Greeneville, TN 37745


Veteran Center Counseling
(423) 928-8387

V.F.W.
70 Harian Street
Greeneville, TN 37745
Phone: 638-4201


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                      NATIONAL RESOURCES
Autism (Autism Society of America)
Phone: 800-328-8476
Website: www.autism-society.org

Bereavement (Compassionate Friends)
Phone: 877-969-0010
Website: www.compassionatefriends.org

Birth Defects (March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation)
Phone: 888-663-4637
Website: www.modimes.org

Cerebral Palsy
United Cerebral Palsy Assoc.
Phone 800-872-5827
Website: www.ucp.org

Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Phone 800-344-4823
Website: www.cff.org

Diabetes
Juvenile diabetes Foundation International
Phone: 800-533-2873
Website: www.jdrf.org

Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

Down Syndrome
National Down syndrome Congress
Phone: 800-232-6372
Website: www.ndsccenter.org

National Down Syndrome society
Phone: 800-221-4602
Website: www.ndss.org




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Epilepsy
Epilepsy Foundation of America
Phone: 800-332-1000
Website: www.efa.org

Girls and Boys Town National Hotline
13440 Gutowski Road, Boys Town, NE 68010
Services: Provides a 24 hour hotline, providing short-term crisis intervention and referrals
for services for all people, all ages, and any problem at anytime.
Phone: 1-800-448-3000

Hearing Impaired
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf, Inc
Phone: 202-337-5220
Website: www.agbell.org

American Society for Deaf Children
Phone: 800-942-2732
Website: www.deafchildren.org

Mental Retardation
American Association on Mental Retardation
Phone 800-424-3688
Website: www.aamr.org

The Arc
Phone: 800-433-5255
Website: www.thearc.org

Council for Exceptional Children
Phone: 888-232-7733
Website: www.cec.sped.org

Visually Impaired
American Council of the Blind
Phone: 800-424-8666
Website: www.acb.org

American Foundation for the Blind, Inc.
Phone: 800-232-5463
Website: www.afb.org

Blind Children’s Center
Phone: 800-222-3566
Website: www.blindchildrenscenter.org



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National Association for Parents of the Visually Impaired, Inc.
Phone: 800- 562-6265
Website: www.spedex.com/napvi




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