Eighteenth Avenue Family Enrichment Center
1811 Osage Street
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 320-1131

Provide center-based and outreach programs that positively impact the quality of life for children and families, primarily in North Nashville, by responding to the needs of the community.

Family Affairs Ministry
1600 Riverside Drive
PO Box 60448
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 228-0125

Provide resources to families through the operation of Family Centers located in low-income housing communities. The vision includes 12 Family Centers located throughout Middle TN. Services include the following: Family Kitchen, Family Services, Children /Youth Services, Medical/Dental Services, Senior Services, Community Development, Computer Skills Training.

Madison Church of Christ: Benevolent Program
106 Gallatin Road North
Nashville, TN 37116
(615) 868-3360

Madison Residents in emergency need for clothing, food, furniture: Room in the Inn, Meals on Wheels, Food Pantry, Clothing Room.

Metropolitan Action Commission
800 2nd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37201
(615) 862-8860

The Metropolitan Action Commission Community Programs division provides educational opportunities and various support services to help with the basic household expenses of families with low-incomes in an effort to maintain or establish stable living conditions: Utility Assistance, Household Assistance, Food Service Program for Children and Youth, Adult Education Program, Early Head Start Program, Head Start Program.

Room In The Inn
705 Drexel Street Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Provide programs that emphasize human development and recovery through education, self-help, and work, centered in community and long term support for those who call the streets of Nashville home.

Saint Luke’s Community House
5601 New York Avenue Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 350-7893

Community House operates as a United Way Family Resource Center in West Nashville, Tennessee, providing support to the low-income families in Old West Nashville, including child care, mobile meals, parenting classes, and diverse programs for Children, Youth, Adults, and Seniors.

Addiction Campuses
Locations: Cummington, MA, Southaven,MS, Scurry, TX
225 Reidhurst Ave
Nashville, TN 37203
Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment and Dual Diagnosis Treatment – Residential and Outpatient

Addiction Center
Locations: This agency has treatment centers throughout the United States. Two treatment centers in TN are also associated with this agency.
They are Cumberland Heights, Nashville and The Ranch, Nunnelly
424 E. Central Blvd., Suite 636
Orlando, FL 32801

Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment – Residential and Outpatient

Middle Tennessee Alanon/Alateen
176 Thompson Lane, Suite G3
Nashville, TN 37211

Group Meetings are one of Al-Anon’s most valuable tools for recovery. Friends and family members of problem drinkers share their experiences and learn how to apply the principles of Al-Anon’s program to their individual lives. Members learn they are not alone in facing the many problems they have.

Bradford Health Services
Nashville Tennessee Regional Office:
1410 Donelson Pike, Suite A-7
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 291-2956

Provide substance abuse treatment for adolescents and adults.

Cumberland Heights
Has multiple locations: River Road, Cool Springs, Hermitage, Smyrna, Jackson, Murfreesboro, and Chattanooga
Admissions: 1-800-646-9998
Local: (615) 356-2700

Provide in-patient/out-patient alcohol and drug treatment for adolescents and adults.

MeHarry at Elam Center
1005 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 327-6704

Program designed to treat youth experiencing substance abuse and mental health issues.

Renewal House
PO Box 280356
Nashville, TN 37228
(615) 255-5222

Provide a continuum of services for women and their children affected by substance use and co-occurring mental disorders including: licensed women’s-only addiction pre-treatment and treatment; residential wrap-around services for mothers and their children; substance abuse prevention and early intervention for children; and affordable housing.

Samaritan Recovery Community
319 South 4th Street
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 244-4802

Provide recovery services for alcohol and drug addiction, and co-occurring disorders for adults only. YODA – Youth Overcoming Drug Abuse 1704 Charlotte Avenue Nashville, TN 37203 (615) 983-6809

SMART Recovery Support Group
SMART Recovery® is an addiction recovery support group where participants learn evidence-based, self-empowering techniques to aid their recovery. We meet weekly on Thursdays at 6:30pm at Integrative Life Center 1104 16th Ave S Nashville. Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more about SMART Recovery please visit
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Stars Nashville

Treatment for adolescents and young adults dealing with substance abuse.

Christian Women Job Corps of Nashville 128 8th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 244-3669

Assist with GED test preparation, Life and Job Skills (classes include job search, resume preparation, computer classes, goal setting, and financial skills) and Conversational English Classes.

Goodwill Industries Career Solutions
937 Herman Street
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 742-4151
Toll free number: (800) 545-9231

Work with families with disabilities who are in need of training for employment.

Nashville Career Center

665 Mainstream Drive
Nashville, TN 37243
A stop on the Nashville MTA Metro Center #9 bus route
(615) 253-8920; (615) 741-3556

Help job seekers connect with employers who have listed jobs with both the Career Center and with – the department’s online database that has an average of 90,000 jobs. Job applicants can get career information, use the Internet, take part in job preparation workshops, and post résumés.

Park Avenue Community Career Center 3703 Park Avenue
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 298-6752

Sponsored by Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, under the direction of Learning Support Services, offers a variety of computer training and job readiness classes to adults in the Nashville area.

Room In The Inn 705 Drexel Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Citizens Plaza State Office Building 2nd Floor, 400 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37243-1403
Telephone: (615) 313-4891
TTY: (615) 313-5695
TTY: (Long Distance): 1-800-270-1349

Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) is a federal and state-funded program providing services to help individuals with disabilities enter or return to employment. It is designed to assist individuals of work age with physical and/or mental disabilities compete successfully with others in earning a livelihood.

The HELP Center
3918 Dickerson Pike, Suite E
Nashville, TN 37207

The mission of The HELP Center is to provide offenders, ex-offenders, and low income individuals support to restructure their lives and achieve success with counseling, educational, employment and supportive services.

Humility, Understanding, God, Grace, Spiritual Strength (H.U.G.G.S)
3250 Dickerson Pike, Suite 211
Nashville, TN 37207
(615) 262-0063

Help Ex-Offenders become productive citizens by providing help for men and women who have been incarcerated to establish healthy, useful and joyful lives in society, and to prevent recidivism.

Project Return
806 4th Ave South
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 327-9654

Partners with a diverse group of local and state governmental agencies, foundations, churches, social service agencies, housing coalitions, civic organizations and community volunteers to assist offenders making the transition to communities.

Child Support Services of Tennessee
404 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37219
(615) 726-0530

Child Support establishment and enforcement.

The Family Center
139 Thompson Lane
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 333-2644

Programs provide a variety of parenting education choices to empower parents to raise happy and healthy families: Parent education, In-home counseling, and Community education.

Martha O’Bryan Center
711 South 7th Street
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 254-1791

Provide an early learning center, parent education, and out-of-school program for children ranging from 6 to 14, and community services.

Mayor’s Office of Children and Youth
1 Public Square
Nashville, TN 37201
(615) 862-8000

The mission of the Mayor’s Office of Children and Youth is to work in partnership with public and private entities to ensure that all of Nashville’s children are healthy, safe, successful in school, and connected to caring adults, allowing them the opportunity to contribute to the progress of our city.

Metropolitan Social Services
800 2nd Avenue North, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37201
(615) 862-6458

Metropolitan Social Services (MSS) provides a range of services to help Davidson County residents who are in need. These services promote positive change for individuals and families in times of crisis and economic hardship: Information and Referral Counseling, Case Management, Homeless Services, Senior Nutrition, Homemaker Services, Burial Services, Planning and Coordination.

Middle Tennessee Supported Living, Inc.
1161 Murfreesboro Pike, Suite 215
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 367-0592

Mid-TN Supported Living is a small not for profit agency that supports over 30 people with intellectual disabilities. Mid-TN provides a wide array of services, which include Supported Living, Community Based Day, Nursing and Supported Employment.

Nashville Conflict Resolution Center
4732 W. Longdale Drive
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 333-8400

Provide mediation services.

Nashville Rescue Mission
1716 Rosa L. Parks Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 312-1574

Programs: Men’s, Women’s, Children’s and emergency services to assist in homelessness.

Woodbine Community Organization 222 Oriel Avenue
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 833-9580

Provide services for housing solutions, financial counseling, and community revitalization.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville
2950 Kraft Drive, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 254-4663

Provide people with life-changing opportunity to purchase and own quality, affordable homes.

Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency (MDHA)
701 South 6th Street
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 252-8400

Create affordable housing opportunities for Davidson County residents.

Mid-Tn Supported Living Disabled Adults only
1161 Murfreesboro Road
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 367-0592

Provide a wide array of services, which include Supported Living, Community Based Day, Nursing and Supported Employment for disabled adults.

Park Center
Has multiple locations Information and Referral Specialist
(615) 724-6278

Recovery Services: Co-occurring disorder program, Psychiatric rehabilitation for adults; Residential services, Emerging adults, Homeless outreach.

Room In The Inn
705 Drexel Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Shelter Services: Recuperative Care for the Medically Fragile, Housing for those Awaiting Alcohol & Drug Treatment Programs, Transitional Housing for the Chronically Homeless, Transitional Housing for Veterans, Short-Term & Long-Term Storage, Secure Document & Medication Storage, On-campus, permanent, affordable housing.

The Housing Fund
305 11th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 780-7000
The Home Ownership program is offered to persons seeking to buy a home in Davidson and other surrounding counties for down payment and closing cost.

Urban Housing Solutions
822 Woodland Street
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 726-2696

Provide affordable Housing choices for persons with limited means.

Catholic Charities
10 South 6th Street
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 259-3567

Programs include feeding the hungry, adoption and pregnancy counseling, child welfare services, refugee and immigration services, family counseling, as well as services for seniors.

Conexion Americas Casa Azafran Community Center
2195 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 320-5152

Assist Latino families with a variety of services, educational programs and referrals

Room In The Inn
705 Drexel Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Provide documentation assistance.

Tennessee Opportunity Programs (TOPS) 437 Nissan Drive, Suite 502
Smyrna, TN 37167
(615) 459-3600

Provide emergency assistance with gas and food for migrant and seasonal farmworkers to reach work destination

World Relief Nashville 1655 Murfreesboro Pike, Suite G
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 833-7735

Provide Refugee resettlement services in the following areas: Housing, Employment, Medical Care, Transportation, English Language, Church Mobilization, City Bus Training, Job Readiness, and Employment assistance for professionals, Emergency Rent and Food assistance, Health Training, Youth Empowerment

Bethlehem Centers of Nashville
1417 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-3386

Programs include: PALS Link-Adult Basic Education, Say Yes to Success/Men of Distinction, Mobile Meals Program.

161 Rains Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-3386

Book’em creates a more literate Nashville by helping economically disadvantaged children, from birth through high school; discover the joy and value of reading through book ownership and enthusiastic volunteers.

Genesis Learning Center 430 Allied Drive
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 832-4222

Organization through the MNPS system: Offers special education, mental health and homebound educational services to children and youth who exhibit emotional and behavioral disorders, (SED/MR).

HERO Program 2601 Bransford Avenue
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 259-8729

Provide support for the educational needs of homeless children and youth and other families in transition services provided to families with school age children.

L.A.S. Therapy Network Speech Rehabilitation and Education Consultation Services
(615) 226-1265

The Parent-Child Communication Program is designed to open doors to improved home, school, and community-based expressive and receptive language skills building self-esteem and improving academics.

Nashville Cares 633 Thompson Lane
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 259-4866
Heart line: 1-800-845-4266

Provide free HIV testing. Educate the community for increased understanding and prevention of HIV transmission, to advocate for responsible public policy, and to provide services that improve the quality of life for people with HIV/AIDS and their families.

Room In The Inn 705 Drexel Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Education Services: GED Program & Accredited Associates Degree Program, Literacy Programs & Lending Library, Workforce Development, Computer Skills, Creative Expression & Life Skills Classes, Alcohol & Drug Education & Referrals, Daily Spiritual Reflection

Street Works
520 Sylvan Street
Nashville, TN 37206
24 Hour Help Line (615) 259-7676

Provide free HIV testing, drop-in counseling, clinical support and prevention education on HIV/STD Prevention.

Women on Maintaining Education and Nutrition (W.O.M.E.N)
417 Welshwood Drive, Suite 303
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 256-3882

Provide HIV Counseling, testing, referral and support, education, and nutrition services for people infected/affected or at risk of infection of HIV.

Workforce Essentials
Northeast: 110 Glancy St. Suite 114 Goodlettsville, TN 37072
Southeast: 1638 Bell Rd. Nashville, TN 37211
Downtown: 937 Herman St. Nashville, TN 37208
1 (800) 826-3177 |

Free HiSET (GED) classes, Adult ESL classes, English Language/Civics classes in several locations throughout middle Tennessee. Classes are offered in the morning, evening, and online. Click here to register for the program.
Room In The Inn 705 Drexel Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Recuperative care program is a residential program for men and women struggling with homelessness who are discharged from the hospital but are still in need of post-treatment care. They may need time to recover from a trauma or assault, mange a chronic condition, stabilize on a new medication, prepare for a medical procedure, or recover from a serious viral or bacterial illness.

Help Us Grow Successfully (HUGS)
Lentz Public Health Center
311 23rd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 862-7942

Provide home visiting case management program for any pregnant women, or infants and children through the age of five years living in Davidson Co. Services are also provide to the families of participants. Women and/or children are usually at risk medically or socially. The program provides education, support, referral, and follow-up services.

Interfaith Dental Clinic
1721 Patterson Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-4790

Provide affordable dental care for low income, employed individuals and their families on a sliding-scale fee basis – based on application process to be approved.

MeHarry School of Dentistry Clinics
1005 Dr. D. B. Todd, Jr. Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37208
New Patients: (615) 327-6669 Option # 1
Returning Patients: (615) 327-6900

Offer a full range of pediatric dentistry services.

Metro Public Health Department
Lentz Public Health Center 311
23rd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 340-5616

Middle Tennessee Health Plans
United Healthcare Community Plan: 1-800-690-1606
Amerigroup: 1-800-600-4441
TennCare Select: 1-800-263-5479

Children in state custody should be assigned to TennCare Select when they enter. Talk to regional health unit if there is a problem. United Neighborhood Health Services Has Multiple Locations 617 South 8th Street Nashville, TN 37206 (615) 228-8902

United Neighborhoos Health Services

Primary care services for families including school-based medical clinics, dental services, teen clinics, pediatrics and immunizations, OB/GYN care, counseling, alcohol and drug psychiatric care, homeless, services, mobile clinic.

Vine Hill Clinic Community Health Center
601 Benton Avenue
Nashville, TN
(615) 292-9770

Mental Health care for persons living in the Vine Hill Community Development, primary care services, chronic disease management, pediatrics, mental health counseling, social work services and preventative services such as annual physicals, well child exams and immunizations.

Priest Lake Clinic Family and Women’s Health Community Health Center
2637 Murfreesboro Road
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 292-9770

Prenatal Care, women’s health, pediatric and adult care.

2-1-1 Tennessee Statewide Resource Network
211: Call 2-1-1 from service area
Alternate Numbers: (615) 279-1410; (800) 318-9335

Online searchable database of 2-1-1 call center services in the U.S.A. … 2-1-1 provides free and confidential information and referral. Call 2-1-1 for help with food, housing, employment, health care, counseling and more.

Camelot 814 Church Street, Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 242-7410

Provide community-based counseling and prevention services: Foster care, intensive counseling, outpatient therapy, Case management, Substance use counseling.

Cedar Grove 1640 Lascassas Highway
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 895-9590

A residential treatment center of males, ages 10-18, who have behavioral and mental health issues, and a history of trauma that may include sexual or physical abuse, neglect, or abandonment.

Has multiple locations throughout Davidson County.
Call center to make an initial appointment for mental health services: (615) 460-4357 or 1-888-291-4357 24-hour crisis hotline: 1-800-681-7444

Offer a full range of services to address mental health and addiction issues.

Crisis Intervention Center
201 23rd Avenue North
Nashville, TN
Crisis hotline: (615) 244-7444

Suicide prevention and offer support to individuals and families in need.

Health Connect America
Multiple locations (615) 567-6726

Provide behavioral health treatment, in-home casework, therapy, and counseling as well as Intensive Outpatient (IOP) for at-risk youth and families.

Kidlink Treatment Services
110 Westwood Place
Brentwood, TN 37027
Toll free number: (800)-726-4032

Provide a large and comprehensive referral service for children and adolescents requiring residential behavioral healthcare in the country. Provide assistance to parents, social services, and court agencies.

Life Care Family Services
145 Thompson Lane
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 781- 0013
Toll Free number: 1-877-881-0359, Nashville: ext. 1126

A faith-based Community Mental Health Center that offers individual or family therapy, child and adult psychiatric care, counseling, mental health case management, and In Home Child and Family Services.

Mental Health Cooperative
275 Cumberland Bend Drive
Nashville, TN 37228
(615) 726-3340
Toll Free number: 1-888-844-2005
Adult crisis hotline: (615) 726-0125

Provide long-term mental health treatment services, case management, counseling, and med management.

Park Center
Has multiple locations
Information and Referral Specialist (615) 724-6278

Recovery Services: Co-occurring disorder program, Psychiatric rehabilitation for adults; Residential services, Emerging adults, Homeless outreach.

Youth Villages
3310 Perimeter Hill Drive
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 250-7200

Treatment for emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and their families.

Vanderbilt Psychiatric Clinic 1500 21st Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 322-2028

Provide outpatient mental health services to the Middle Tennessee region to consumers of all ages.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee
1704 Charlotte Avenue, Suite 130
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-9191

Program’s mission is to build confidence and direction in children from primarily single-parent families through one-to-one mentoring relationships

One Hundred Black Men Of Middle Tennessee Inc.
Nashville, TN (615) 248-2721

A non-profit organization engaged in providing resources to further the academic and social development of students in Nashville and surrounding Middle Tennessee schools.

Monroe Harding, Inc. Mentor Program
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 298-5573

All mentors must be age 25 or older and able to pass all state requirements for working with youth. Mentors should be able to spend at least 1 hour per week with a youth.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Middle Tennessee
417 Welshwood Drive, Suite 207
Nashville, TN 37211
Business (615) 832-1136
Outside 615 only: 800-559-2252
Fax (615) 834-5982 *
Mon. – Sat., 9am – 4:30pm

LOCAL AA HOTLINE (615) 831-1050

Crystal Meth Anonymous

Gambler’s Anonymous
Address: 207 Louise Ave,
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 599-3201

LOCAL GA HOTLINE (615) 599-3201

Narcotics Anonymous – Tennessee

Narcotics Anonymous – Greater Nashville & Middle Tennessee
LOCAL NA HOTLINE 1-888-ISNA4U2 (1-888-476-2482)

Sexaholics Anonymous Middle Tennessee Intergroup
P.O. Box 158746
Nashville, TN 37215-8746
Phone: (615) 370-6062

LOCAL SA HOTLINE (615) 345-4334

Metropolitan Action Commission
800 2nd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37201
(615) 862-8860

The Metropolitan Action Commission Community Programs division provides educational opportunities and various support services to help with the basic household expenses of families with low-incomes in an effort to maintain or establish stable living conditions: Utility Assistance, Household Assistance, Food Service Program for Children and Youth, Adult Education Program, Early Head Start Program, Head Start Program.

Mid-TN Supported Living
1161 Murfreesboro Road
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 367-0592

Provide a wide array of services, which include Supported Living, Community Based Day, Nursing and Supported Employment for disabled adults.

Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
430 Myatt Drive
Nashville, TN 37115
(615) 862-5950

The Access Ride program is a publicly funded paratransit service, which operates specialized van services for persons with disabilities who are unable to use regular fixed-route buses. Provide bus transportation services in Metro Davidson County.

Room In The Inn 705 Drexel Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 251-7019

Provide transportation services for homeless and displaced persons.

Domestic Violence Legal Clinic Vanderbilt Law School
131 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 322-4964

Clinic primarily represents clients in cases involving orders of protection, custody, and visitation issues between parties who have never been married.

Domestic Violence Women’s Support Groups
Call for appointments and address Nashville, TN
(615) 242-1199

Support group for the women involved with domestic violence

The Mary Parrish Center Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence
(615) 256-5959
National domestic violence hotline: 1-800-799-7233
TN domestic violence hotline: 1-800-356-6767

Provide therapeutic transitional living and counseling/educational services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence. This group can assist a client to get an Order of Protection.

Metro Nashville Police Department Domestic Violence Division
811 2nd Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 880-3000
Night Court Commissioner
(615) 862-4628

Phones are manned from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, with evening investigators who may be in at other hours. For help, call (615) 862-8600; Call 911 if it is an emergency.

Morning Star Sanctuary
(615) 860-0188
24 hour crisis hotline: (615) 860-0003
(615) 880-3000
The National Domestic Violence Hotline is 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

Provide refuge for victims of domestic violence: Emergency residence, transitional housing, children’s programs, court advocacy.

1804 Hayes Street
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 341-4911

Provide expert medical evaluations and crisis counseling services in response to concerns of child sexual abuse, and to increase community awareness, conduct research, and offer education and training about child maltreatment.

Prevent Child Abuse of TN 4721 Trousdale Drive, Suite 121
Nashville, TN 37220
(615) 341-4911
Parent hotline: 1-800-356-6767

Provide services to victims and families regarding child abuse prevention: Various parenting programs.

Sexual Assault Center 101 French Landing Drive
Nashville, TN 37228
(615) 259-9055
Crisis and support line: 1-800-879-1999

Provide healing for children, adults and families affected by sexual assault and to end sexual violence through counseling, education and advocacy.

YWCA of Nashville Domestic Violence 1608 Woodmont Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37215
(615) 269-9922
Domestic Violence Crisis hotline: (615) 242-1199;
Toll free: (800) 334-4628

If you are concerned about domestic violence in your relationship with your intimate partner or have questions about the signs of domestic violence, please call the YWCA’s confidential Crisis and Information Line.