Henry

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
Henry County (Main Office)
101 West Blythe Street
P.O. Box 281
Paris, TN  38242
Phone:  (731) 644-9191
Fax:  (731) 641-2396

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) FOR CHILDREN

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

DAMASCUS ROAD
P.O. Box 1075
Paris, TN  38242
Phone:  (731) 644-0564
Fax:  (731)-232-8551

Local domestic violence agency.

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
1023 Mineral Wells Avenue, Suite F
Paris, TN 38242
Phone:  (731) 644-7350
Fax:  (731) 644-7400

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.

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES
Mayfield Center #5210
1235 Paris Road
Mayfield, KY  42066
Phone:  (270) 251-2500

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
P.O. Box 609
803 Joy Street
Paris, TN  38242
Phone:  (731) 642-4025 or (731) 642-5169
Fax:  (731) 644-0711

HENRY COUNTY CLERK
Donna Craig
P.O. Box 24
Paris, TN  38242-0024
Phone:  (731) 642-2412
Fax:  (731) 644-0947

HENRY COUNT COURTS
District 24
Henry County Courthouse
101 West Washington Street
Paris, TN 38242
Phone: (731) 642-0461

For more information on a judge or court clerk, click here then click on Henry County.

HENRY COUNTY MAYOR
Brent Greer
P.O. Box 7
Paris, TN  38242
Phone:  (731) 642-5212
Fax:  (731) 642-6531

HENRY COUNTY WEBSITE

MANPOWER
209 West Wood Street
Paris, TN  38242-4023
Phone:  (731) 642-0001

Provides employment and training opportunities.

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.

NORTHWEST SAFELINE
HOT LINE:  (800)-957-0055 OR (731)-287-7233
P.O. Box 1831
Dyersburg, TN  38025
Phone:  (731) 285-6470
Fax:  (731) 286-9176

Provides domestic violence assistance.

PARIS HENRY COUNTY FOOD BANK
55 Jones Bend Road Extension
Paris, TN  38242
Phone:  (731) 642-3172

PUBLIC LIBRARY:

W. G. Rhea Public Library

400 W. Washington
Paris, TN  38242
Phone:  (731) 642-1702

SALVATION ARMY - PARIS SERVICE UNIT
Wanda Myers, Business Unit Volunteer
Phone:  (731) 642-4105

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
186 Commerce Street
Paris, TN  38242
Local:  (731) 642-3226
Toll-Free:  (800) 772-1213
TTY:  (731) 641-0406

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 PARIS
1023 Mineral Wells Avenue, Suite F
Paris, TN  38242-0086
Phone:  (731) 644-7355
Fax:  (731) 644-7386

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:
1120 Tyson Avenue
Paris, TN  38242-0188

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 188
Paris, TN  38242-0188

Phone:  (731) 642-2941
Fax:  (731) 642-7122

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 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.

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