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Places that Help: Tennessee
This page has contact information for programs that offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. If you plan to contact a program via email, please review our Safety when using email page first.
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Please note that we list the organizations by the town, city or county where the office is located – however, many offices serve multiple towns or counties. You can click the “View All” to look through the complete list of organizations. If you are looking for an attorney to represent you in court or to give you legal advice about your situation, go to our Finding a Lawyer page instead.
WRAP (Women's Resource & Rape Assistance) - Jackson
WRAP has three safe homes: WRAP House Jackson, WRAP House Trenton, and WRAP House Union City. WRAP Houses are temporary but warm and welcoming safe havens for those victims whose physical safety is at immediate risk. WRAP Houses provide clothing, personal items, food, and supportive services that may be needed by those who seek refuge. WRAP House locations are confidential and well-monitored to provide residents with an enhanced sense of safety and security. A list of multiple services provided is listed in website. For emergency shelter call hotline at (800) 273-8712.
Center of Hope
The Center of Hope serves Maury, Giles, Lawrence and Wayne Counties by providing professional advocates to assist victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault, and stalking. Therapists, shelter, court and child advocates available for diverse services.
The H.O.P.E. Center, Inc. - Center DV & SA Program
The Center DV & SA Program provide emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence through the Adult Shelter Program. Serving residents of McMinn and Meigs Counties.
CAAP, Inc. Domestic Violence Programs
Provides advocacy and supportive services to victims of domestic violence.
United Methodist Urban Ministries
United Methodist Urban Ministries helps with utility bills, food, transportation, prescription medications, personal hygiene items, blankets, fans, air conditioners, clothing and footwear for all ages and children’s school supplies for families in need.
United Methodist Urban Ministries - Safe Place Family Transitional Center
Urban Ministries through the Safe Place Family Transitional Center provides shelter services for entire homeless families, while transitioning to a permanent housing. Other services provided: case management, assistance securring community resources, financial assistance with daycare needs, free counseling and support groups.
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