Henderson

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.

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

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) OF HENDERSON COUNTY
911 E. Church Street, Suite H
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 249-5536

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
P.O. Box 70
37 College Drive
Lexington, TN  38351-0070
Phone:  (731) 968-3652
Fax:  (731) 968-6164

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.

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
P.O. Box 1050
90 Rush Street
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-8148 or (731) 968-6398
Fax:  (731) 968-4777

HENDERSON COUNTY CLERK
Carolyn Holmes
17 Monroe Avenue
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-2856

HENDERSON COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

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

Lee Milam
Clerk & Master
17 Monroe Avenue, Suite 2
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-2801

Circuit Court:

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

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

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

Beverly Dunaway
Circuit Court Clerk
170 Justice Center Drive
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-2031
Fax:  (731) 967-9441

Drug Court:

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 Robert Stevie Beal
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
22 Monroe Avenue
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-2031
Fax:  (731) 968-0782

HENDERSON COUNTY MAYOR
Dan Hughes
P.O. Box 528
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-0122
Fax:  (731) 968-9805

HENDERSON COUNTY WEBSITE

HOPE MINISTRIES
169 Holly Street
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-0191

Local area food bank.

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.

PUBLIC LIBRARY:

Lexington-Henderson County Everett Horn Public Library
702 West Church Street
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-3239

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 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 LEXINGTON
67 West Church Street
Lexington, TN  38351-0590
Phone:  (731) 968-8159
Fax:  (731) 968-8745

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:
County Office Bldg.
35 E. Wilson
Lexington, TN  38351

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 159
Lexington, TN  38351

Phone:  (731) 968-5266
Fax:  (731) 968-8001

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
67 West Church Street, Suite A
Lexington, TN  38351
Phone:  (731) 968-0276 or (731) 968-8159

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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