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RESOURCES

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. You may also click here to view a directory of help centers! 

VMC RESOURCES

Bush Family Refuge

 

865-673-0235

511 N. Broadway

Knoxville, TN 37917

Serves individuals who are in crisis and who may be at risk of losing their housing. Services include assistance with rent utilities, transportation, prescriptions, clothing, toiletries, birth certificates and identification. The Refuge program is dedicated to the prevention of homelessness and is open Mon - Fri, 9:30am - 2:30pm.

Resource Center

 

865-524-3926 x255

511 N. Broadway

Knoxville, TN 37917

Provides case management services to the homeless community for individuals seeking to achieve permanent housing. You can inquire about housing and our assistance Sunday - Thursday 7:00am - 5:00pm and Friday 7:00am - 4:00pm to start your journey towards your own place.

Dental Clinic

 

865-934-1746

511 N. Broadway

Knoxville, TN 37917

Provides comprehensive dental services at no charge to the homeless and low income of Knox County. The Dental Clinic is open Monday 8:00am to 12:00pm and Friday 8:00am to 12:00pm.

Please note that the VMC Dental Clinic only serves Knox County residents. The Clinic can only take calls during the times stated above, if you are calling during any other time you will be greeted by a informational message  providing details on Dental Clinic services.

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

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Case Management/ Housing Assistance

CAC Homeward Bound

865-546-3500

2247 Western Ave.

Helen Ross McNabb PATH

865-637-9711

201 W. Springdale

Volunteers of America

(Veteran)

865-524-3926

511 N. Broadway

Tennessee Valley for the Homeless (Veteran)

865-859-0749

4313 Ball Camp Pike Suite 201

Case Management/ Housing Assistance

CAC Homeward Bound

865-546-3500

2247 Western Ave.

Helen Ross McNabb PATH

865-637-9711

201 W. Springdale

Volunteers of America

(Veteran)

865-524-3926

511 N. Broadway

Tennessee Valley Coalition for the Homeless (Veteran)

865-859-0749

4313 Ball Camp Pike

Suite 201

FOOD

The Love Kitchen

865-546-3248

2245 Martin Luther King Blvd.

Second Harvest

865-521-0000

Knox Area Rescue Ministries

865-673-6540

Salvation Army

865-525-9401

Fish Hospitality Pantries

865-588-9200

MEDICAL RESOURCES

Cherokee Health Clinic

865-525-2104

538 W. Fifth Ave.

Helen Ross McNabb

865-637-9711

201 W. Springdale Ave.

OVERNIGHT SHELTER

Knox Area Rescue Ministries

865-673-6540

418 N. Broadway

Salvation Army

865-525-9401

409 N. Broadway

Samaritan Place (Elderly)

865-684-1880

3009 Lake Brook Blvd.

Family Promise of Knoxville

(Families)

865-584-2822

3545 Middlebrook Place

Youth LINC (Children)

865-544-5066

114 Dameron Ave.

DAY  SHELTER

Crossroads Welcome Center

865-633-7654

418 N. Broadway

Safe Place (Youth)

865-523-2689

114 Dameron Ave.