Chester

AMERICAN RED CROSS
Jackson Area Chapter
212 N. Highland Avenue, Suite 240
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone:  (731) 427-5543

Provides blood services, first aid, CPR, disaster relief, and services to armed forces.

CHESTER  COUNTY CLERK
Johnny Garner, County Clerk
P.O. Box 205
Henderson, TN 38340  
Phone:  (731) 989-2233
Fax:  (731) 989-9602

CHESTER COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

The Honorable James F. Butler
Chancellor
Madison County Courthouse
100 East Main Street, Room 200
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone:  (731) 423-6072

Cornelia Hall
Clerk & Master
126 Crook Street
P.O. Box 262
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 989-7171
Fax:  (731) 989-7176

Circuit Court:

The Honorable Donald H. Allen
Circuit Court Judge
Madison County Criminal Justice Complex
515 South Liberty Street, 2nd Floor
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone:  (731) 423-6066

The Honorable Roy B. Morgan
Circuit Court Judge
Madison County Criminal Justice Complex
515 South Liberty Street, Suite 330
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone:  (731) 423-6039

The Honorable Roger A. Page
Circuit Court Judge
Madison County Criminal Justice Complex
515 South Liberty Street, Suite 320
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone:  (731) 988-3040

Keith Frye
Circuit Court Clerk
333 Eric Bell Drive, Suite D
Henderson, TN 38340-2614
Phone:  (731) 989-2454
Fax:  (731) 989-9184

Madison County Circuit Court Drug Court
The Honorable Don Allen
515 S. Liberty Street
Jackson, TN  38301
Phone:  (731) 423-6066
Fax:  (731) 423-6125

General Sessions and Juvenile Court:

The Honorable Larry F. McKenzie
105 Crook Avenue
P.O. Box 97
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 989-2608
Fax:  (731) 989-7282

CHESTER COUNTY MAYOR
Dwain Seaton
P.O. Box 296
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 989-5672
Fax:  (731) 989-7473

CHESTER COUNTY WEBSITE

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE
Chester and Henderson Counties (Satellite Office)
514 South Broad Street, Suite B
Lexington, TN 38351
Phone:  (731) 968-7906
Fax:  (731) 967-0811

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) FOR CHILDREN

Recruits and trains volunteers to serve as advocates representing the best interests of children in court proceedings.

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
525 North Church Avenue
Henderson, TN 38340-4003
Phone:  (731) 989-5144
Fax:  (731) 989-0422

Services: Food Stamp; Families First; Medicaid; and TennCare

DISABILITY RIGHTS TENNESSEE
(800) 342-1660

West Tennessee Office
2693 Union Avenue, Suite 201
Memphis, TN  38112
Phone:  (901) 458-6013
Fax:  (901) 458-7819

Disability Rights Tennessee (DRT) advocates for the rights of Tennesseans with disabilities to ensure they have an equal opportunity to be productive and respected members of our society. For people who qualify, DRT may be able to assist with problems related to their disability like abuse and neglect outside of the home; discrimination in housing, transportation, employment; and access to public and private programs and services.

GLEANERS HOUSE - FOOD PANTRY
121 N. Washington Street
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 983-0377

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE
1688-A S. Highland Street
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone:  (731) 427-4788         

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
P. O. Box 323
301 Quinco Drive
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 989-7108
Fax:  (731) 989-9686                                                    

THE NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
Toll-Free:  (800) 799-SAFE (7233)
TTY:  (800) 787-3224

The Hotline is a nonprofit organization that provides crisis intervention, information and referral to victims of domestic violence, perpetrators, friends and families. The Hotline answers a variety of calls and is a resource for domestic violence advocates government officials, law enforcement agencies and the general public.

NATIONAL COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

NCADV's work includes coalition building at the local, state, regional and national levels; support for the provision of community-based, non-violent alternatives - such as safe home and shelter programs - for battered women and their children; public education and technical assistance; policy development and innovative legislation; focus on the leadership of NCADV's caucuses developed to represent the concerns of organizationally under represented groups; and efforts to eradicate social conditions which contribute to violence against women and children.

PUBLIC LIBRARY
1012 East Main
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 989-4673

SALVATION ARMY
125 Allen Avenue
P.O. Box 486
Jackson, TN 38302
Phone:  (731)422-1271

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
415 Cheyenne Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
Local:  (888) 383-1593
Toll-Free:  (800) 772-1213
TTY:  (731) 664-6935

SOUTHERN MIGRANT LEGAL SERVICES
311 Plus Park Boulevard, Suite 135
Nashville , TN 37217
Phone:  (615) 750-1200
Fax:  (615) 366-3349
Toll Free:  (866) 721-7828

Provides free legal services to migrant and seasonal farm workers.

TENNESSEE ALLIANCE FOR LEGAL SERVICES
50 Vantage Way, Suite 250
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone:  (615) 627-0956 or (888) 395-9297
Fax:  (615) 627-0964

TALS is a statewide non-profit organization that seeks to build partnerships to support the delivery of effective civil legal services for low-income and elderly Tennesseans. TALS is committed to increasing equal access to justice across Tennessee. TALS is an alliance of the federally-funded legal aid programs, independent providers of civil legal services, and supporting agencies in Tennessee.

TENNESSEE CAREER CENTER AT JACKSON
362 Carriage House Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
Phone:  (731) 668-2040
Fax:  (731) 660-8085
TDD:  (731) 426-1414        

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.

TENNESSEE COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE
2 International Plaza Drive, Suite 425
Nashville, TN 37217
Phone:  (615) 386-9406
Fax:  (615) 383-2967
In State:   (800) 289-9018

TENNESSEE  DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
Phone:  (877) 813-0950

Information on how to file for unemployment insurance. 

TENNESSEE DISABILITY PATHFINDER

A statewide database of disability services including social service agencies, low-income medical clinics, and a multitude of other valuable resources updated daily. Information is organized by both geographic location and type of service provided.

TENNESSEE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRISIS AND SUPPORT RESOURCES

Links to information and resources for victims of domestic violence. 

TENNESSEE ECONOMIC COUNCIL ON WOMEN

The Tennessee Economic Council on Women assesses Tennessee women’s economic status. It develops and advocates solutions to address women’s needs in order to help them achieve economic autonomy.

TENNESSEE JUSTICE CENTER
301 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone:  (615) 255-0331
Toll Free Phone:  (877) 608-1009
Fax:  (615) 255-0354

Non-profit, public interest law and advocacy firm serving families in need.

UNITED WAY 2-1-1
(800) 318-9335

Teleinterpreter and Spanish speaking staff available.  One of the easiest ways to get help is by dialing 2-1-1, Tennessee’s community services help line. When you call, you’ll get a real person, one who is trained to help you sort out your needs, and then give you phone numbers and addresses of the closest places where you can get help.

UNITED WAY OF WEST TENNESSEE
1341 North Highland Avenue
Jackson, TN 38301-4018
Phone:  (731) 422-1816

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE
126 Crook Avenue, Suite 202
Henderson, TN 38340-2303
Phone:  (731) 989-2103
Fax:  (731) 989-2104

UT Extension delivers educational programs and research-based information to citizens throughout the state of Tennessee. Working with farmers, families, youth, and communities, Extension helps improve people's lives by addressing problems and issues at the local, state, and national levels.

WEST TENNESSEE CAREER CENTER HENDERSON
130 East Main
Henderson, TN 38340
Phone:  (731) 989-5160

Services include workforce training, how to apply for unemployment, helping find jobs, information for employers. 

WEST TENNESSEE LEGAL SERVICES, INC.
210 West Main Street
P.O. Box 2066
Jackson, TN 38302-2066
Phone:  (800) 372-8346

A non-profit organization that provides assistance in civil cases to individuals, families and communities.

WOMEN’S RESOURCE & RAPE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (WRAP)
62 Directors Row
Jackson, TN  38305
Phone:  (731) 668-0411
Fax:  (931) 668-0006
Hotline:  (800) 273-8712

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