If you would prefer to speak to someone over the phone, the organizations listed below provide phone-based referral and information services.
Free information and referrals to health and human services agencies; also crisis intervention service.
The 2-1-1 Helpline is available from 8:00 am to 11:00 pm, 365 days a year.
Dial 2-1-1 or 423-246-2273. The full 10-digit number is recommended for cell phone users.
FIRST TENNESSEE AREA AGENCY ON AGING & DISABILITY
Certified Information and Assistance Specialists can determine through our resource database if there are resources, services or programs to help callers get the assistance they need. They are also trained to determine eligibility for FTAAAD in-home services, as well as for many other programs in the area.
Contact the I & A line by calling 1-866-836-6678 or 423-928-3258
ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES/STATE OF TENNESSEE
To report abuse and neglect:
Toll Free 1-888-APS-TENN (1-888-277-8366)
WELLMONT NURSE CONNECTION
Your resource for valuable health information any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Contact an experienced nurse using our toll-free Wellmont Nurse Connection phone line for the expert medical advice you need, day or night.
Toll-Free: 1-877-230 NURSE