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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.

CEASE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE & SEXUAL ASSAULT, INC.
P.O. Box 3359
Morristown, TN 37815-3359
Phone: (423) 581-2220 or (800) 303-2220
Fax: (423) 581-9984

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) FOR CHILDREN

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

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
1403 Main Street
P. O. Box 40
Maynardville, TN 37807
Phone: (865) 992-5802
Fax: (865) 992-7250

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
1248 Gay Street
P. O. Box 1367
Dandridge, TN 37725
Phone: (423) 562-2948

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

GOODWILL – MAYNARDVILLE RETAIL STORE
3049 Maynardville Highway
Maynardville, TN 37807
Phone: (865) 745-1212

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
4335 Maynardville Highway
P. O. Box 460
Maynardville, TN 37807-0460
Phone: (865) 992-3867
Fax: (865) 992-7238

KNOXVILLE YWCA VICTIM ADVOCACY PROGRAM
420 W. Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: (865) 523-6126
Fax: (865) 637-5263

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.

PUBLIC LIBRARIES:

Luttrell Public Library
115 Park Rd.
Luttrell, TN 37779
Phone: (865) 992-0208
Fax: (865) 992-4354

Maynardville Public Library
296 Main Street
Maynardville, TN 37807-3400
Phone: (865) 992-7106
Fax: (865) 992-0202

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.

THE SALVATION ARMY, KNOXVILLE
409 N. Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37917
Phone: (865) 525-9401

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
8530 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone: (866) 331-9091
Toll-Free: (800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778

SOUTHERN MIGRANT LEGAL SERVICES
311 Plus Park Blvd, 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 TALBOTT
6057 W. Andrew Johnson Highway
Alpha Square, Suite 6A
Talbott, TN 37877
Phone: (423) 317-1060
Fax: (423) 317-1061

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

TN 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 Phone: (877) 608-1009
Fax: (615) 255-0354

Non-profit, public interest law and advocacy firm serving families in need.

UNION COUNTY CLERK
Pam Ailor
901 Main Street
Maynardville, TN 37807
Phone: (865) 992-8043

UNION COUNTY COURTS:

Chancery Court:

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

Beulah Warwick
Clerk & Master
901 Main Street, Suite 215
Maynardville, TN 37807
Phone: (865) 992-5942
Fax: (865) 992-9338

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

Barbara J. Williams
Circuit Court Clerk
901 Main Street, Suite 220
Maynardville, TN 37807
Phone: (865) 992-5493
Fax: (865) 992-8099

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 Darryl W. Edmondson
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Union County Courthouse
120 Court Street
P.O. Box 789
Maynardville, TN 37807-0789
Phone: 865-992-5484
Fax: 865-992-9586

UNION COUNTY MAYOR
Micheal Williams
901 Main Street, Suite 124
Maynardville, TN 37807
Phone: (865) 992-3061
Fax: (865) 992-1937

UNION COUNTY WEBSITE

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 GREATER KNOXVILLE
1301 Hannah Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37921
Phone: (865) 523-9131
Fax: (865) 522-7312

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE
602 John Deere Drive
Maynardville, TN 37807-3510
Phone: (865) 992-8038
Fax: (865) 992-1112

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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