Lewis

AMERICAN RED CROSS
Maury County Chapter
302-B West 7th Street
Columbia, TN  38401
Phone:  (931) 388-3500

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

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE - SATELLITE
37 Smith Street
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-4900
Fax:  (931) 796-4959

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
47 Smith Avenue
Hohenwald, TN  38462-1124
Phone:  (931) 796-4971
Fax:  (931) 796-4531

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

DISABILITY RIGHTS TENNESSEE
(800) 342-1660

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.

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
51 Smith Avenue
Hohenwald, TN  38462-1410
Phone:  (931) 796-2204
Fax:  (931) 796-1625

LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE AND THE CUMBERLANDS
104 W. 7th Street
Columbia, TN  38402-1256
Phone:  (931) 381-5533

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

LEWIS COUNTY CLERK
Room 105, Courthouse
110 Park Avenue North
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-2200

LEWIS COUNTY COURTS
District 21
Lewis County Courthouse
110 N Park Street
Hohenwald, TN 38462
Phone: (931) 796-2200

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

LEWIS COUNTY FOOD BANK
131 Hankins Drive
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-2588

LEWIS COUNTY MAYOR
1120 Park Avenue North
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (423) 796-3378
Fax:  (931) 796-6010

LEWIS COUNTY WEBSITE

MIDSOUTH MEDIATION SERVICES
P.O. Box 13
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-0487

Mid South Mediation Services offers an alternative to the traditional methods of conflict resolution through the provision of mediation services and training.  The non-traditional method of meeting face to face offers a service that is beneficial to victims, offenders and the community.

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:

Lewis County Public Library
15 Kyle Avenue
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-5365

SALVATION ARMY
Lawrenceburg Service Unit
Paul Ivey, Business Unit Volunteer
Phone:  (931) 829-2830

THE SHELTER
P.O. Box 769
Lawrenceburg, TN  38464
Phone:  (931) 766-0795
Fax:  (931) 762-8208
HOTLINE:  (931) 762-1115

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
1885 Shady Brook Street
Columbia, TN  38401
Local:  (877) 876-3174
Toll-Free:  (800) 772-1213
TTY:  (800) 325-0778

SOUTH CENTRAL HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY
43 Smith Avenue
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-4825

SOUTH CENTRAL TENNESSEE WORKFORCE ALLIANCE
#8 Public Square, 2nd Floor
Columbia, TN  38401
Phone:  (931) 375-4201

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 HOHENWALD
35 Smith Street
Hohenwald, TN  38462
Phone:  (931) 796-3319
Fax:  (931) 796-1558

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
Lewis County Courthouse
110 North Park Street
Hohenwald, TN  38462-1414
Phone:  (931) 796-3091 or (931) 796-6004
Fax:  (931) 796-6010

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.

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