Jefferson

AMERICAN RED CROSS
1103 West First North Street
Morristown, TN  37814
Phone:  (423) 586-2442
Fax:  (423) 586-2443

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.

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) OF EAST TENNESSEE
Cherokee Mills Building, Suite 101
2250 Sutherland Avenue
Knoxville, TN  37919
Phone:  (865) 329-3399
Fax:  (865) 329-3311

Greeneville Office
Phone:  (423) 638-5028

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

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
L. C. Weaver Building
1050 S. Hwy. 92
Dandridge, TN  37725-4736
Phone:  (865) 397-9401
Fax:  (865) 397-1373

Services: Food Stamp; Families First; Medicaid; and TennCare

DISABILITY LAW AND ADVOCACY CENTER
(800) 342-1660

East Tennessee Office
9050 Executive Park Drive, Suite A-220
Knoxville, TN  37923
Phone:  (865) 670-2944
Fax:  (865) 470-7028

Disability Law & Advocacy Center of Tennessee (DLAC) 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, DLAC 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
Misdemeanor Probation:  (865) 397-1085
Transportation:  (865) 397-9876

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

GOODWILL
Dandridge Retail Store
1040 South Highway 92
Dandridge, TN  37725
Phone:  (865) 397-4544

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
P.O. Box 130
931 Industrial Park Road, Suite 200
Dandridge, TN  37725-0130
Phone:  (865) 397-3930
Fax:  (865) 397-1246

HOPE FOR HEALING.ORG
153 E Broadway Blvd. #113
Jefferson City, TN  37760
Phone:  (800) 656-HOPE (4673)

JEFFERSON 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

Nancy C. Humbard
Clerk & Master
P.O. Box 5
202 W. Main Street
Dandridge, TN  37725-0005
Phone:  (865) 397-2404
Fax:  (865) 397-5645

Circuit Court:

Circuit Court Judges:

Division I:     
The Honorable Ben W. Hooper, II
301 East Main Street
Suite 200, US Bank Bldg.
Newport, TN  37821
Phone:  (423) 625-9440   

Division II:    
The Honorable Richard R. Vance
P.O. Box 6098
Sevierville, TN  37864
Phone:  (865) 453-7234

Division III:   
The Honorable Rex Henry Ogle
P.O. Box 4245
Sevierville, TN  37864
Phone:  (865) 453-8385

Division IV:
The Honorable O. Duane Slone*
P.O. Box 858
Dandridge, TN  37725
Phone:  (865) 397-8733
*ALSO SERVES AS CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE

Penny Murphy
Circuit/General Sessions Court Clerk
P.O. Box 671
Dandridge, TN  37725-0671
Phone:  (865) 397-2786
Fax:  (865) 397-4894

General Sessions and Juvenile Court:

The Honorable Alfred Ben Strand
Jefferson County General Sessions Court
Jefferson County Justice Center
P.O. Box 669
Dandridge, TN  37725-0669
Phone:  (865) 397-2911
Fax:  (865) 397-5689

Child Support Magistrate:

Honorable Lu Ann Ballew
P.O. Box 70
New Market, TN  37820
Phone:  (865) 475-3895

JEFFERSON COUNTY CLERK
R.E. Farrar, III
214 W. Main Street
P.O. Box 710
Dandridge, TN  37725
Phone:  (865) 397-2935
Fax:  (865) 397-3839

JEFFERSON COUNTY MAYOR
Alan Palmieri
P.O. Box 710
Dandridge, TN  37725
Phone:  (865) 397-3800
Fax:  (865) 397-3839

JEFFERSON COUNTY WEBSITE

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 underrepresented groups; and efforts to eradicate social conditions which contribute to violence against women and children.

PUBLIC LIBRARIES:

Dandridge Memorial Library
1235 Circle Drive
Dandridge, TN  37725-0339
Phone:  (865) 397-9758
Fax:  (865) 397-0950

Jefferson City Public Library
1427 Russell Avenue
Jefferson City, TN  37760-2527
Phone:  (865) 475-9094
Fax:  (865) 475-1253

Parrott-Wood Memorial Library
3133 W. Old Andrew Johnson Highway
Strawberry Plains, TN  37871-0399
Phone:  (865) 933-1311
Fax:  (865) 932-3718

White Pine Public Library
1708 Main Street
White Pine, TN  37890-0430
Phone:  (865) 674-6313
Fax:  (865) 674-8511

REACHOUT
400 W. Main Street, Suite 312
P.O. Box 731
Morristown, TN  37815
Phone:  (423) 587-7307

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; therapy.

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

THE SALVATION ARMY – SEVIERVILLE
806 W Main Street
P.O. Box 6747
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

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
3112 Millers Point Drive
Morristown, TN  37813
Phone:  (423) 581-0258
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
Toll Free:  (866) 721-7828
Fax:  (615) 366-3349

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

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 women achieve economic autonomy.

TENNESSEE JUSTICE CENTER
301 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN  37201
Phone:  (615) 255-0331
Toll Free:  (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.

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE
Street Address:
1111 Lake Drive
Dandridge, TN  37725-0579

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 579
Dandridge, TN  37725-0579

Phone:  (865) 397-2969 or (865) 397-3969
Fax:  (865) 397-4141

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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