Sevier

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

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

1052 S. Highway 92
Dandridge, TN 37725
Phone:  (865) 397-9434
Toll-Free:  (877) 987-8200
Fax:  (865) 397-5013

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) OF SEVIER COUNTY
Physical Address:
400 Parkway
Suite 218
Sevierville TN 37862

Mailing Address:
PO Box 5556
Sevierville, TN 37864

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

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
815 Dolly Parton Parkway
Sevierville, TN 37862-3604
Phone:  (865) 429-7005
Fax:  (865) 429-7051

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.

DOUGLAS CHEROKEE - SEVIER COUNTY HELP PROGRAM
750 Old Knoxville Hwy.
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-7131 or (866) 631-4120
Fax:  (865) 774-9719

EAST TENNESSEE HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY
711 W. Main
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 429-6067

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

GOODWILL
Sevierville Retail Store
441 Parkway Street
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-0007

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
227 Cedar Street
P. O. Box 4648
Sevierville, TN 37864-4648
Phone:  (865) 637-6853
Fax:  (865) 429-2689

HELEN ROSS MCNABB CENTER
600 Arthur Street
Knoxville, TN 37912
Phone: (423) 231-2040
Fax: (865) 523-6827

Offers the Nurturing Parenting program, a free six-week parenting class.

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 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:

Anna Porter Public Library
158 Proffitt Road
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Phone:  (865) 436-5588
Fax:  (865) 436-5588

Kodak Branch Library
Sevier County Public Library System
319 West Dumplin Valley Road
Kodak, TN 37764
Phone:  (865) 933-0078
Fax:  (865) 933-5888

Pigeon Forge Public Library
2449 Library Drive
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone:  (865) 429-7490
Fax:  (865) 429-7495

King Family Library
Sevier County Public Library System
408 High Street
Sevierville, TN 37862-3412
Phone:  (865) 453-3532
Fax:  (865) 365-1665

Seymour Branch Library
Sevier County Public Library System
137 West Macon Lane
Seymour, TN 37865-4704
Phone:  (865) 573-0728
Fax:  (865) 579-5288

SAFESPACE
636 Middle Creek Road, Suite 3
Sevierville, TN 37862
24 Hour Crisis Line:  (800) 244-5968
Newport Office:  (423) 623-3125

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, and therapy.

THE SALVATION ARMY, SEVIERVILLE
806 W. Main Street
P.O. Box 6747, 37864
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 908-4010

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.

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

SEVIER COUNTY CLERK
Karen Cotter
125 Court Avenue, Suite 202E
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-5502

SEVIER COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

The Honorable Telford E. Forgety, Jr.
Chancellor
P. O. Box 1370
Dandridge, TN 37725
Phone:  (865) 397-3497
Fax:  (865) 397-8981

Carolyn McMahan
Clerk & Master
P.O. Box 4426
125 Court Avenue, Suite 108-W
Sevierville, TN 37864
Phone:  (865) 453-4654
Fax:  (865) 453-8763

Circuit Court:

The Honorable Ben W. Hooper
Circuit Court Judge
301 East Main Street, Suite 200
Newport, TN 37821
Phone:  (423) 625-9440

The Honorable Rex Henry Ogle
Circuit Court Judge
125 Court Avenue, Courthouse
P.O. Box 4245
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-8385

The Honorable O. Duane Slone
Circuit Court Judge
854 South Highway 92
P.O. Box 858
Dandridge, TN 37725
Phone:  (865) 397-8733

The Honorable Richard Robert Vance
Circuit Court Judge
Sevier County Courthouse, Suite 303-E
P.O. Box 6098
Sevierville, TN 37876
Phone:  (865) 453-7234

Rita D. Ellison
Circuit Court Clerk
125 Court Square, Suite 204-E
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-5536
Fax:  (865) 774-9792

Drug Court:

The Honorable O. Duane Slone
125 Court Avenue, Suite 21-E
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 397-5242

General Sessions and Juvenile Court:

The Honorable Jeff D. Rader
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Sevier County General Sessions Court
Sevier County Courthouse
125 Court Avenue, Suite 109 West
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 908-2560
Fax:  (865) 774-3602

The Honorable Dwight E. Stokes
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Sevier County General Sessions Court
Sevier County Courthouse
125 Court Avenue, Suite 109 West
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 908-2560
Fax:  (865) 774-3602

SEVIER COUNTY FOOD MINISTRIES
890 Old Knoxville Hwy.
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 428-5182

SEVIER COUNTY MAYOR
Larry Waters
125 Court Avenue, Suite 201-E
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-6136

SEVIER COUNTY WEBSITE

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

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 GATLINBURG
405 Reagan Drive, Suite 1
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Phone:  (865) 436-5131
Fax:  (865) 430-7837

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 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR & WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
740 Old Knoxville Highway
Sevierville, TN 37862-3139
Phone:  (865) 429-7001
Fax:  (865) 429-7002

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 SEVIER COUNTY
P.O. Box 6458
Sevierville, TN 37864-6458
Phone:  (865) 430-5727
Fax:  (865) 430-5720

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE
752 Old Knoxville Highway
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone:  (865) 453-3695
Fax:  (865) 429-7643

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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