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AMERICAN RED CROSS – KNOXVILLE AREA CHAPTER
6921 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37909
Phone:  (865) 584-2999
Fax:  (865) 588-1835

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

CHILD AND FAMILY TENNESSEE
901 East Summitt Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37915
Phone:  (865) 524-7483

Services include help for drug, alcohol, and mental problems; safety and recovery from family violence; professional counseling.

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE
2792 Baker Highway
P.O. Box 310
Huntsville, TN 37756
Phone:  (423) 663-2532
Fax:  (423) 663-9487

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) OF THE TENNESSEE HEARTLAND, INC.
12 Van Hicks Lane
P.O. Box 4426
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone:  (865) 425-0888
Fax:  (865) 482-9977

Satellite Office
Scott County Justice Center
575 Scott High Drive
Huntsville, TN 37756
Phone:  (423) 663-8943
Fax:  (423) 663-8945

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

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
104 Fire Hall Drive
P.O. Box 38
Huntsville, TN 37756
Phone:  (423) 663-2821
Fax:  (423) 663-4095

Services: Food Stamps; 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
727 W. Third Street
Oneida, TN 37841
Phone:  (423) 286-6929

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

GOODWILL – ONEIDA RETAIL STORE
18095 Alberta Street
Oneida, TN 37841
Phone:  (423) 286-8737

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Courthouse Square
P. O. Box 88
344 Court Street
Huntsville, TN 37756-0088
Phone:  (423) 663-2445
Fax:  (423) 663-9252

LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE AND THE CUMBERLANDS
226B Broadway
Jackson Square
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone:  (865) 483-8454 or (800) 238-1443

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

LEGAL ASSISTANCE FOR THE ELDERLY PROGRAM
East TN Human Resource Agency, Inc.
9111 Cross Park Drive, Suite D-100
Knoxville, TN 37923
Phone: (865) 691-2551 ext. 4224

Legal Assistance for the Elderly is a federally-funded program that provides legal advice, representation, and/or referral to seniors in specified elder law legal matters. Clients must be age 60 or above.

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 LIBRARIES:

Huntsville Public Library
Physical Address:
314 Court House Square
Huntsville, TN 37756-0098

Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 180
Huntsville, TN 37756-0098
Phone:  (423) 663-9230

Oneida Public Library
290 South Main Street
Oneida, TN 37841-2605
Phone:  (423) 569-8634

Winfield Public Library
Physical Address:
24961 Scott Highway
Winfield, TN 37892-0038

Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 38
Winfield, TN 37892-0038
Phone:  (423) 569-9047

SCOTT COUNTY CLERK
Pat Phillips
Old Scott County Courthouse
282 Court Street
Huntsville, TN 37756
Phone:  (423) 663-2588

SCOTT COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

The Honorable Billy Joe White
Chancellor
Claiborne County Courthouse
P.O. Box 254
Tazewell, TN 37879
Phone:  (423) 626-5282

Jane A. Lloyd
Clerk & Master
575 Scott High Drive
P.O. Box 195
Huntsville, TN 37756-0195
Phone:  (423) 663-2627
Fax:  (423) 663-2549

Circuit Court:

The Honorable John McAfee
Circuit Court Judge
P.O. Box 665
Tazewell, TN 37879
Phone:  (423) 526-9829

The Honorable E. Shayne Sexton
Criminal Court Judge
241 Myers Street
P.O. Box 852
Jacksboro, TN 37757
Phone:  (423) 907-7503

Donnie Phillips
Circuit Court Clerk
575 Scott High Drive
P.O. Box 330
Huntsville, TN 37756-0330
Phone:  (423) 663-2440
Fax:  (423) 663-2595

Drug Court:

The Honorable E. Shayne Sexton
Criminal Court
241 Myers Street
P.O. Box 852
Jacksboro, TN 37757
Phone:  (423) 907-7503
Fax:  (423) 907-7505

General Sessions and Juvenile Court:

The Honorable James L. Cotton, Jr.
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Scott County General Sessions Court
19461 Alberta Street
P.O. Box 4656
Oneida, TN 37841-4656
Phone:  (423) 286-2451
Fax:  (423) 569-2564

SCOTT COUNTY MAYOR
Jeff Tibbals
Scott County Office Building
2845 Baker Highway
Huntsville, TN 37756
Phone:  (423) 663-2000

SCOTT COUNTY WEBSITE

SCOTT COUNTY WOMEN'S SHELTER
P.O. Box 5402
Oneida, TN 37841
Phone:  (423) 569-3355
Fax:  (423) 569-3347

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF EAST TENNESSEE
922 Delaware Avenue
Knoxville TN 37921
Phone:  (865) 521-0000
Fax:  (865) 521-0040

Provides food to agencies that feed senior citizens, poor children, struggling parents, the homeless, the disabled, and those recovering from addiction, allowing the agencies to devote more resources to caring for people and fewer resources on food.

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
140 Sharp Perkins Road
Jacksboro, TN 37757
Phone:  (866) 964-7324
Toll-Free:  (800) 772-1213
TTY:  (423) 566-6062

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 ONEIDA
180 Eli Lane
Oneida, TN 37841
Phone:  (423) 569-9348
Fax:  (423) 569-3980

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 ANDERSON COUNTY, INC.
P.O. Box 4158
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-4158
Phone:  (865) 483-8431
Fax:  (865) 483-8572

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE
Street Address:
2845 Baker Highway
Huntsville, TN 37756

Mailing Address:
PO Box 470
2845 Baker Highway
Huntsville, TN 37756-0470
Phone:  (423) 663-4777
Fax:  (423) 663-4778

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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