Franklin

AMERICAN RED CROSS – HEART OF TENNESSEE CHAPTER
501 Memorial Boulevard
Murfreesboro, TN  37129
Phone:  (615) 893-4272
Fax:  (615) 895-8218

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

APPALACHIAN WOMEN'S GUILD & FAMILY CENTER
492 W. Main Street
Tracy City, TN  37387
Phone:  (931) 592-8558

Services include thrift store, emergency food bank, advocacy and referrals.

COURT APPIONTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) WORKS, INC.
224 West Fort Street
Manchester, TN  37355
Phone:  (931) 728-0126
Fax:  (931) 728-0127

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

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE
1002 West Main Street
Decherd, TN  37324
Phone:  (931) 962-1158
Fax:  (931) 962-1160

CHRIST THE ROCK EMERGENCY FOOD BOX
2119 Decherd Boulevard
Decherd, TN  37234
Phone:  (516) 330-4714

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
2160 Cowan Highway,  Suite A
Winchester, TN  37398-2637
Phone:  (931) 962-1150
Fax:  (931) 962-1141

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

DISABILITY RIGHTS TENNESSEE
(800) 342-1660

Middle Tennessee Office
2 International Plaza, Suite 825
Nashville, TN  37217
Phone:  (615) 298-1080
Fax:  (615) 298-2046

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.

FRANKLIN COUNTY CLERK
Phillip Custer
1 South Jefferson Street
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2541
Fax:  (931) 962-3394

FRANKLIN COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

The Honorable Jeffrey F. Stewart
Chancellor
P.O. Box 428
Winchester, TN 37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2605

Brenda Clark
Franklin County Clerk & Master
360 Wilton Circle
Box 4
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2843
Fax:  (931) 968-2425

Circuit Court:

The Honorable Thomas W. Graham
Circuit Court Judge
210 Lawyers Building
P.O. Box 993
Jasper, TN 37347
Phone:  (423) 942-361

The Honorable Buddy D. Perry
Circuit Court Judge
1101 Dinah Shore Blvd.
P.O. Box 183
Winchester, TN 37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2676

The Honorable J. Curtis Smith
Circuit Court Judge
15788A Rankin Avenue North
P.O. Box 2200
Dunlap, TN 37327
Phone:  (423) 949-4691

Robert Baggett
Franklin County Circuit Court Clerk
360 Wilton Circle, Room 157
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2923
Fax:  (931) 962-1479

Drug Court:

The Honorable Buddy D. Perry
Circuit Court, Part III
1101 Dinah Shore Boulevard
P.O. Box 183
Winchester, TN  37398-0183
Phone:  (931) 967-2676
Fax:  (931) 967-4011
Contact:  Libby Glassmeyer
Phone:  (931) 967-2474

General Sessions and Juvenile Court:

The Honorable Thomas C. Faris
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
231 Wilton Circle
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 962-4133
Fax:  (931) 962-4396

FRANKLIN COUNTY MAYOR
Richard Stewart
1 South Jefferson Street
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2905
Fax:  (931)962-0194

FRANKLIN COUNTY WEBSITE

GOODWILL – TULLAHOMA
1905 N. Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN  37388
Phone:  (931) 461-5543

THE HAVEN OF HOPE
P.O. Box 1271
Manchester, TN  37349
Phone:  (931) 728-1133
Fax:  (931) 728-0083

Provides a crisis hotline, emergency shelter, personal and court advocacy, support counseling and housing assistance to victims of domestic violence.

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
338 Joyce Lane
Winchester, TN 37398
Phone:  (931) 967-3826

LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE AND THE CUMBERLANDS
123 N.W. Atlantic Street
Tullahoma, TN  37388
Phone:  (931) 455-7000 or Toll-Free (566) 898-0171

Legal Aid Society offers free legal help to people with low income.

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
105 South Porter Street
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 967-3706
Fax:  (931) 962-1477

SALVATION ARMY
855 Dinah Shore Boulevard, Suite 26
Winchester, TN  37398-1766
Phone:  (931) 962-0580

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE
331 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN  37228
Phone:  (615) 329-3491
Fax:  (615) 329-3988

SERENITY POINTE
P.O. Box 1929
Dunlap, TN  37327
Phone:  (423) 949-7068

Services include training in anger management, marriage enrichment, DUI school, and financial freedom.  Also provides long-term recovery for abuse and addiction and affordable rural housing.

SHEPHARD'S HOUSE
712 First Avenue
Tullahoma, TN  37388
Phone:  (931) 393-4818

Provides shelter, clothing and food to homeless people in the area.

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
717 Kings Lane
Tullahoma, TN  37388 
Phone:  (931) 455-3795
Toll-Free:  (800) 772-1213
TTY:  (800) 325-0778

SOUTH CENTRAL HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY
107 North Porter Street, Suite 5
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 967-1438

Services include assistance to elderly handicapped and low-income persons with energy used to heat their homes through financial assistance; free tax help to low-to-moderate-income people who cannot prepare their own tax returns;  distributes donated food items to eligible households.

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 TULLAHOMA
111 East Lincoln Street
Tullahoma, TN  37388
Phone:  (931) 454-1905
Fax:  (931) 454-1911
TDD:  (931) 454-0477

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
Phone:  (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 FRANKLIN COUNTY
P.O. Box 157
Winchester, TN  37398
Phone:  (931) 962-0103

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE
406 Joyce Lane
Winchester, TN 37398
Phone:  (931) 967-2741
Fax:  (931) 962-2536

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.

WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS
29 Chattin Boulevard
Decherd, TN 37324
Phone:  (931) 962-0425

Offers staffing services, employment services and job placement services.

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