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Where to Find Help

UPDATED January 16, 2009

Local Programs

Tennessee

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There are differences between these organizations.  You may find some of them helpful and others not helpful.  If the organization nearest you isn't helpful, try calling another one.

Anderson and Roane

YWCA Family Violence Program
1660 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Hotline: (865) 482-0005
Fax: (865) 482-8097

Blount

Haven House, Inc.
P.O. Box 134
Alcoa, TN 37701
Hotline: (865) 982-1087
Phone: (865) 983-6818
Fax: (865) 983-9177

Bradley County

Family Resource Agency
1450 Strawberry Lane Northeast
Cleveland, TN 37311
Hotline: 423-478-3727

Family Resource Agency/Harbor Safe House
3680 Michigan Ave.
Cleveland, TN 37323
Hotline: (423) 476-3886
Phone: (423) 479-9339
Fax: (423) 472-4823
Web: http://www.fratn.com

Campbell

Community Health Family Services Center.
P.O. Box 209
Jacksboro, TN 37757
Hotline: (888) 844-HOPE
Phone: (423) 562-8325
Fax: (423) 562-3645

Carter

Sheppards Inn
P.O. Box 2214
Elizabethton, TN 37644
Call 911 to receive an escort to the shelter.

Carter, Sullivan, Washington

Contact Ministries
P.O. Box 1403
Johnson City, TN 37605
Phone: (423) 926-0144
Phone: 423-783-0090 (Greenville)
Web: http://www.contactministries.org
Contact Ministries is a non-profit volunteer based telephone helpline ministry serving the upper-east Tennessee region as well as parts of southwest Virginia.

Safe Passage
P.O. Box 162
Johnson City, TN 37605
Hotline: (423) 926-7233
Phone: (423) 232-8920
Fax: (423) 232-0392

Salvation Army Ctr. of Hope
Johnson City, TN
Phone: (423) 926-8901

Chattanooga

Family Violence Services Shelter
Phone: (423) 755-2700

Coffee

Haven of Hope
P.O. Box 1271
Manchester, TN 37349
Hotline: (800) 435-7739
Phone: (931) 728-1133
Fax: (931) 728-0083

Cumberland

Avalon Center (DV and SA program)
P.O. Box 3063
Crossville, TN 38557
Hotline: (800) 641-3434
Phone: (931) 456-0747
Fax: (931) 456-9345

Battered Women, Inc.
P.O. Box 3063
Crossville, TN 38557
Hotline: (615) 484-4642
Phone: (800) 641-3434
Phone: (615) 456-0747

Davidson

Morning Star Sanctuary
PO Box: 568
Madison, TN 37116
Hotline: (615) 860-0003
Phone: 615-860-0188
Fax: (615) 868-2241

Project Safe at Vanderbilt University
316 West Side Row
Box 1513, Station B
Nashville, TN 37235
Hotline: (615) 322-1333
Phone: 615-322-3605
Fax: (615) 343-4969
Web: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/ProjectSafe/rapekit.html
Project Safe (P.S.) is a coordinated campus-wide effort aimed at education, prevention and response services for Vanderbilt students, faculty and staff affected by sexual assault, intimate partner abuse, and stalking.

Sexual Assault Center
101 French Landing Drive
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: (615) 259-9055

The Mary Parrish Center (MPC)
200 Church Street
Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37201
Hotline: (615) 256-5959
Phone: (615) 256-5959
Fax: (615) 256-5909
Web: http://www.maryparrish.org

YWCA Shelter & Domestic Violence Program
1608 Woodmont Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37215
Hotline: (800) 334-4628
Phone: (615) 242-1070
Phone: 615-242-1199
Fax: (615) 242-0920

Dresden

NW Tennessee Economic Development Council
Hotline: (888) 881-2065 (24-hour beeper)

Dyer

Northwest Safeline
P.O. Box 1831
Dyersburg, TN 38025
Hotline: (800) 957-0055
Phone: (901) 287-7233 Office

Hamilton

Partnership for Families, Children and Adults
P.O. Box 6234
Chattanooga, TN 37401
Hotline: (423) 755-2700
Phone: (423) 755-2701
Fax: (423) 755-2897

Hawkins and Sullivan

Contact Concern of Northwest Tennessse, Inc.
P.O. Box 3336
Kingsport, TN 37664
Phone: (423) 246-2273
Fax: (423) 247-7761
Web: http://www.contactconcern.org
Email: contactconcern@chartertn.net

Safe House, Inc.
PO Box 3336
Kingsport, TN 37664
Hotline: (423) 246-2273

Hickman

Women Are Safe
131 West End Avenue
Centerville, TN 37033
Hotline: (931) 729-5730
Phone: (931) 729-9885
Phone: (800) 470-1117
Web: http://www.womenaresafe.org

Johnson County

Johnson County Safe Haven
P.O. Box 167
Mountain City, TN 37683
Hotline: (423) 727-1914
Phone: (423) 727-0201
Fax: (423) 727-1925

Knox

Community Coalition on Family Violence
Phone: (865) 521-6336
Web: http://Web: http://www.ccfv.org/
Email: Email: CCFVinfo@aol.com

Family Crisis Center
901 E. Summitt Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37915
Hotline: (865) 637-8000
Phone: (865) 673-3066
Fax: (865) 524-4790

Knoxville YWCA Victim Advocacy Program
420 W. Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: 865-523-6126
Fax: (865) 637-5263
Web: http://www.ywcaknox.com/ywca.asp?id=15

Serenity Shelter
P.O. Box 3352
Knoxville, TN 37927
Phone: (865) 971-4673
Phone: (865) 673-6540
Fax: (865) 673-6556

Sexual Assault Crisis Center
Knoxville, TN 37939
Hotline: (888) 522-5244
Phone: (865) 558-9040
Web: http://www.safehavencenter.org

Turning Point
PO Box 187
Knoxville, TN 50138
Hotline: (800) 433-7233 (In TN only)
Phone: (865) 828-8888

Lawrence County

The Shelter, Inc.
P.O. Box 769
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
Hotline: (931) 762-1115 or 800-762-4115
Phone: (931) 766-0765
Fax: (931) 762-8208
Web: http://theshelterinc.tripod.com

Loudon

Domestic Violence Crisis Center
PO Box 71
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Hotline: (865) 988-7867
Phone: (865) 816-3481
Fax: (865) 986-3139

Madison

WRAP(Women's Resource & Rape Assistance)
62 Director's Row
Jackson, TN 38305
Hotline: (800) 273-8712
Phone: 731-668-0411
Fax: (731) 668-0006

Maury

Hope House Maury County Center Against Domestic Violence
2441 Park Plus Drive
Columbia, TN 38401
Phone: (931) 381-8580
Web: http://www.hopehouseofmaury.com

McMinn

The H.O.P.E. Center
P.O. Box 1561
Athens, TN 37371
Hotline: (423) 745-5289
Phone: (423) 744-0599
Fax: (423) 744-8284

Memphis

CAAP, Inc. Domestic Violence Programs
Phone: (901) 272-2221

YWCA Abused Women Services
Phone: (901) 725-4277

Montgomery

Rape and Sexual Abuse Center
227A Dunbar Cave Rd.
Clarksville, TN 37043
Hotline: (800) 879-1999
Phone: (931) 647-3632

United Methodist Urban Ministries Safehouse
P.O. Box 324
Clarksville, TN 37041
Hotline: (931) 552-6900
Phone: (931) 648-9100

Urban Ministries Safehouse
P.O. Box 324
Clarksville, TN 37041
Hotline: (931) 552-6900
Phone: (931) 648-9090
Fax: (931) 648-9632

Morristown

C.E.A.S.E. of Hamblen Co.
Phone: (423) 581-2220

Paris

Henry County You're Safe
Phone: (800) 914-3911

Putnam

Genesis House, Inc.
P.O. Box 1180
Cookeville, TN 38503
Hotline: (800) 707-5197
Phone: 931-525-1637

Robertson

HomeSafe in Robertson Co.
P.O. Box 362
Springfield, TN 37172
Hotline: (615) 382-0829

Scott County

Scott County Women Shelter
Huntsville, TN
Phone: (423) 569-3333

Sevier County

SafeSpace
636 Middle Creek Road, Ste. 3
Sevierville, TN 37725
Hotline: (800) 244-5968
Phone: (865) 453-9254
Fax: (865) 429-5174

Sommerville

The Journey Center
P.O. Box 326
Sommerville, TN 38068
Hotline: (901) 466-0015

Sullivan

Abuse Alternatives, Inc.
104 Memorial Drive
Bristol, TN 37620
Hotline: (423) 764-2287
Phone: (800) 987-6499
Phone: (423) 652-9093
Fax: (423) 652-9096
Web: http://www.abusealternatives.com

Summer

HomeSafe in Sumner Co.
P.O. Box 607
Gallatin, TN 37066
Hotline: (615) 452-4315
Phone: (615) 452-5439
Fax: (615) 451-4453

Tazewell

C.E.A.S.E. of Claiborne Co.
Phone: (800) 303-2220

Unicoi

Change is Possible (CHIPS) Family Violence Shelter
P.O. Box 78
Erwin, TN 37650
Hotline: (423) 388-8281
Phone: (423) 743-0022
Phone: (423) 388-8281
Fax: (423) 735-0023
Web: http://www.chipsfvs.org
Serves Carter, Greene and Unicoi counties; provides shelter, court advocacy, individual and group counseling, emotional support, & assists with victim compensation for crime victims for such expenses as medical bills, loss of financial support and funeral expenses.

Warren

Families in Crisis
P.O. Box 621
McMinnville, TN 37111
Hotline: (800) 675-0766
Phone: (931) 473-6543
Fax: (931) 473-9375

White County

Gracemoor, Inc.
P.O. Box 538
Sparta, TN 38583
Hotline: (931) 837-7233
Phone: (931) 738-9233
Fax: (931) 738-9208

Williamson

Bridges of Williamson
P.O. Box 1592
Franklin, TN 37065
Hotline: (615) 599-5777

Domestic Violence Program
P.O. Box 1592
Franklin, TN 37133
Hotline: (615) 599-5777

Wilson

HomeSafe in Wilson Co.
PO BOX 376
Lebanon, TN 37088
Hotline: (615) 444-8955
Email: homesafewilson@bellsouth.net

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