Hancock

AMERICAN RED CROSS NORTHEAST TENNESSEE 
116 Holston Avenue
Elizabethton, TN  37643
Phone:  (423) 542-2833

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

CEASE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE/SEXUAL ASSAULT OF HAMBLEN COUNTY
P.O. Box 3359
Morristown, TN  37815
Phone:  (423) 581-7029
Fax:  (423) 586-0692

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE
124 Austin Street, Suite #2
Greeneville, TN  37745
Phone:  (423) 787-1458 
Fax:  (423) 787-1461

CONTACT-CONCERN OF NORTHEAST TENNESSEE, INC.
P.O. Box 3336
Kingsport, TN  37664
Phone: (423) 246-2273 or (866) 246-5816 (2-1-1)
Fax:  (423) 247-7761

CONTACT-CONCERN is a Christian-based telephone helpline, staffed by trained volunteers.  All calls are free and confidential.  CONTACT's helpline volunteers provide crisis intervention, information and referral services, reassurance calls, and answering services for several area agencies.

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
111 Campbell Drive
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-2401
Fax:  (423) 733-1468

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

DISABILITY RIGHTS TENNESSEE
(800) 342-1660

East Tennessee Office
9050 Executive Park Drive, Suite 101-B
Knoxville, TN  37923
Phone:  (865) 670-2944
Fax:  (865) 470-7028

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.

EAST TENNESSEE HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY
1238 E. Main Street
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-8987

Services include assistance for the elderly; provision of food to eligible households; rental assistance to low income families.

FIRST TENNESSEE HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY 
2203 McKinley Road, Suite 210
Johnson City, TN  37604
Phone:  (423) 461-8200

Services include safe passage domestic violence shelter, meals on wheels, foster grandparent program, child care food program, free computer lessons.

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF TENNEVA
2017 Brookside Lane
Kingsport, TN  37760
Phone:  (423) 245-0600

GOODWILL NEW TAZEWELL RETAIL STORE
511 Cross Street
New Tazewell, TN  37825
Phone:  (423) 626-1909

HANCOCK COUNTY CLERK
Jessie Royston
418 Harrison Street
P.O. Box 201
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-2519
Fax:  (423) 733-4509

HANCOCK COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

The Honorable Thomas R. Frierson
Chancellor
Hamblen Co. Courthouse
511 West 2nd North Street
Morristown, TN  37814
Phone:  (423) 586-9500

Judith H. Trent
Clerk & Master
1237 Main Street, Suite 104
P.O. Box 347
Sneedville, TN  37869-0347
Phone:  (423) 733-4524
Fax:  (423) 733-2762

Circuit Court:

The Honorable John F. Dugger
Criminal Court Judge
Hamblen Co. Justice Center
510 Allison Street
Morristown, TN  37814
Phone:  (423) 586-8640

The Honorable Kindall T. Lawson
Circuit Court Judge
226 South Depot Street
Rogersville, TN  37857
Phone:  (423) 272-7776

The Honorable John K. Wilson
Circuit Court Judge
101 South Main Street, Suite 401
P.O. Box 625
Greeneville, TN  37743
Phone:  (423) 639-1731

The Honorable Thomas J. Wright
Circuit Court Judge
101 South Main Street, Courthouse
P.O. Box 876
Greeneville, TN  37743
Phone:  (423) 639-5204

Bill McMurry
Circuit Court Clerk
P.O. Box 347
Sneedville, TN  37869-0347
Phone:  (423) 733-2954
Fax:  (423) 733-2119

General Sessions and Juvenile Court:

The Honorable Floyd W. (Bill) Rhea
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Hancock County General Sessions Court
156 Court Street
P.O. Box 84
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-2274
Fax:  (423) 733-8201

HANCOCK COUNTY MAYOR
Thomas J. Harrison
Hancock County Courthouse
1237 Main Street
P.O. Box 347
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-4341

HANCOCK COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICE CENTER
Main Street
P.O. Box 325
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-2522
Fax:  (423) 733-8048

HANCOCK COUNTY WEBSITE

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
P.O. Box 267
178 Willow Street
Sneedville, TN  37869-0267
Phone:  (423) 733-2228
Fax:  (423) 733-2428

LEGAL AID OF EAST TENNESSEE
311 W. Walnut Street
Johnson City, TN  37604
Phone:  (423) 928-8311

Provides wide range of civil legal assistance and advocacy for elderly, abused, and low income persons.

LEGAL AID SERVICE
Community Center
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-4253

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 underrepresented groups; and efforts to eradicate social conditions which contribute to violence against women and children.

OVERHOME MISSION CLOTHING CENTER
Highway 63 in front of Hancock Elementary School
Phone:  (423) 733-4261; (423) 733-2274; (423) 733-8802

PUBLIC LIBRARY:

Hancock County Public Library
138 Willow Street
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-2020
Fax:  (423) 733-2847

SAFE HAVEN CRISIS & RECOVERY CENTER FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT
900 East Hill Avenue, Suite 145
Knoxville, TN  37915
Phone:  (865) 558-9040
Fax:  (865) 584-7872

Services include SAFECENTER, a safe place for victims of sexual assault where evidence will be collected and counseling will be provided; a 24-hour crisis hotline; therapy.

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF NORTHEAST TENNESSEE
127 Dillon Court
Gray, TN  37615
Phone:  (423) 477-4053
Fax:  (423) 477-3467

SHEPHERD’S CORNER OF SNEEDVILLE
1246 Main Street
Sneedville, TN  37869
Phone:  (423) 733-1505

Services include emergency food pantry, free emergency clinic, thrift stores, computer training, and community nutrition services.

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
3112 Millers Point Drive
Morristown, TN  37813
Phone:  (423) 581-0258
Toll-Free:  (800) 772-1213
TTY:  (800) 325-0778  

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

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 ROGERSVILLE
1112 East Main Street
Rogersville, TN  37857
Phone:  (423) 272-2661
Fax:  (423) 272-8531

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 women achieve economic autonomy.

TENNESSEE JUSTICE CENTER
301 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN  37201
Phone:  (615) 255-0331
Toll Free:  (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.

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE

Street Address:
122 Campbell Drive, Suite C
Sneedville, TN  37869-0186

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 186
Sneedville, TN  37869-0186

Phone:  (423) 733-2526
Fax:  (423) 733-2526

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.

YOUTH VILLAGES INTERCEPT PROGRAM
3915 Bristol Highway #202
Johnson City, TN  37601
Phone:  (423) 283-6500

Services include intensive in-home services, residential treatment, foster care and adoption, mentoring, transitional living and specialized crisis services for emotionally and behaviorally troubled young people.

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