Links of Interest

ADA Coordinator

Stephanie Brewer Cook
scook@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-2034

400 Main St., Room 524
Knoxville, TN 37902

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4-H Club
https://4-h.org/
Recreation Programs


A

ABLE TN Savings Program
http://abletn.gov/
Conservatorship and/or Special Trust, State Government Agencies

Access & Mobility Inc.
http://accessandmobilityinc.com/
Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service, Ramp Construction Programs

Access Americorps
https://www.tn.gov/volunteer-tennessee/vt-programs/vt-access-americorps.html
Statewide Organizations, Vocational Training

ADA Basics
http://adabasics.org
ADA Information & Assistance

ADA Southeast
http://adasoutheast.org
ADA Information & Assistance, Information and Referral Services

ADT Security Systems, Inc.
https://www.adt.com
Emergency Alert Devices

America Works of Tennessee
http://americaworks.com/
Employment Resources

American Association of PWD
http://aapd.com
Advocacy, Employment Resources

American Cancer Society
https://www.cancer.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

American Diabetes Association
http://www.diabetes.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

American Job Center, Knoxville
https://www.tn.gov/workforce
Employment Resources

American Lung Association in Tennessee
http://www.lung.org/about-us/
Information and Referral Services, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

American Printing House for the blind, Inc.
http://aph.org
Blind and/or Vision Loss

American Sign Language University
http://lifeprint.com
Deaf or Hard of Hearing Programs, Interpretation & Translation Assistance

Americans with Disabilities Act
http://ada.gov
ADA Information & Assistance

Amputee Coalition of America, Knoxville
https://www.amputee-coalition.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

Amputee Coalition of America’s: Paddy Rossbach Youth Camp
https://www.amputee-coalition.org/events-programs/youth-camp/
Arts & Music Programs, Camps and/or Summer Programs, Recreation Programs

Animal Control Division, Knoxville Police Department
http://knoxvilletn.gov/cms/One.aspx?portalId=109562&pageId=192702
Animal & Pest Control

Area Agency on Aging & Disability, East Tennessee
https://www.ethra.org/
Aging and Disability Medicaid Waiver Programs, Health Insurance Information, Information and Referral Services, In-Home Assistance Programs, Senior Citizen Services

Art for Autism Tennessee
http://www.artforautismtn.com/
Arts & Music Programs, Autism Resources

Arthritis Association Southeast Region
https://www.arthritis.org/tennessee/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

Arthritis Foundation
https://www.arthritis.org/
Camps and/or Summer Programs, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Statewide Organizations

Assisted Living facilities
https://www.assistedlivingfacilities.org/
Health Care Services, Senior Citizen Services


Autism Site Knoxville
http://www.autismsiteknoxville.org/
Arts & Music Programs, Autism Resources

Autism Society of East Tennessee (ASA-ETC)
https://www.asaetc.org/
Autism Resources, Social Skills Groups, Support Groups


B

Behavioral Foundations
https://behavioralfoundations.com/

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy, Autism Resources, Behavioral Services, Intellectual Disabilities Resources, Learning Disability Resources

Benefits to Work Program, Tennessee Disability Coalition
http://www.tndisability.org/benefits-work
Employment Resources

Brain Injury Association of Tennessee
http://www.braininjurytn.org/

Statewide Organizations, Support Groups, Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

Breakthrough Asperger's Support Group, Autism Breakthrough of Knoxville
https://www.meetup.com/Breakthrough-Aspergers-Support-Group-Knoxville-TN/

Autism Resources, Dual Diagnosis, Support Groups

Breakthrough Corporation
http://www.breakthroughknoxville.com/home0.aspx

Adult Day Services, Autism Resources, Employment Resources, In-Home Assistance Programs, Recreation Programs, Residential Services, Respite Care Services, Supported Living Resources, Vocational Training


C

Camellia Home Health
http://www.camellia.com/

In-Home Assistance Programs

Camp Discovery, TN Jaycee Foundation, Inc.
http://www.jayceecamp.org/
Arts & Music Programs, Camps and/or Summer Programs, Recreation Programs

Cancer Support Community East Tennessee
http://www.cancersupportet.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Support Groups

Canine Assistants https://www.canineassistants.org
Animal Aides

Canine Companions for Independence, SE Regional Office
http://www.cci.org
Animal Aides

Care Around the Block
https://www.carearoundtheblock.com/
Health Care Services, In-Home Assistance Programs, Senior Citizen Services

Catholic Charities of East Tennessee, Knoxville
https://ccetn.org/

Financial Assistance - Clothing & Basic Goods, Housing Information, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Transitional Housing / Shelters

Cerebral Palsy Center - Knoxville
http://cpcenter.org

Adult Day Services, Residential Services, Supported Living Resources

Charitable Organizations for Ramp Accessability
http://ramps.org
Ramp Construction Programs

Cherokee Health Systems, Knox County (Center City)
https://www.cherokeehealth.com

Autism Resources, Health Care Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Social Skills Groups

Children's Center of Knoxville, Inc.
http://www.thechildrenscenterofknoxville.org/
Child Care Programs

Citizens Program, Best Buddies Tennessee
https://www.bestbuddies.org/tennessee/

Recreation Programs

Club VIBES
http://club-vibes.org/
Blind and/or Vision Loss, Recreation Programs, Support Groups

Community Tennessee Rehabilitation Center, Maryville
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/community-trc.html
Vocational Training

CONTACT Care Line of East Tennessee
https://contactlistens.org/
Information and Referral Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling

Coordinating Council on Access & Mobility
http://transit.dot.gov/ccam
Transportation

County Clerk Office, Knox County, Old Courthouse
https://knoxcounty.org/clerk/index.php
Accessible Parking Placard

Creating Homes Initiative, TN (CHI)
http://www.recoverywithinreach.org/

Housing Information, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment

Critical Signal Technologies, Inc.
https://www.cstltl.com
Emergency Alert Devices


D

D&S Community Services, Knoxville
http://www.dscommunity.com/
Assistive Technology, Behavioral Services, In-Home Assistance Programs, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Residential Services, Respite Care Services, Senior Citizen Services, Speech/Communication Therapy, Supported Living Resources, Vocational Training

Department of Human Services, Knox County
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices

Financial Assistance, Health Insurance Information

Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, East Tennessee Region
https://www.tn.gov/didd
Intellectual Disabilities Resources

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), Tennessee Chapter
http://www.dbsa-tn.org/
Mental Health Care & Counseling, Statewide Organizations, Support Groups

Dept. of Housing & Urban Development
http://hud.gov
Home Rehabilitation / Repair Service, Housing Information, Information and Referral Services

Disability Resource Center
http://drctn.org
ADA Information and Assistance, Advocacy, Employment Resources, Housing Information, In-Home Assistance Programs, Ramp Construction Programs, Support Groups

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund
http://dredf.org
Advocacy, Information and Referral Services, Legal Based Advocacy

Disability Rights Tennessee
https://www.disabilityrightstn.org/
Advocacy, Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Legal Counseling, Statewide Organizations

Disability Rights TN
http://disabilityrightstn.org
Advocacy, Information and Referral Services, Legal Counseling, Statewide Organizations

Down Syndrome Awareness Group of East Tennessee, DSAG
http://www.dsagtn.org/
Down Syndrome Resources, Support Groups


E

E.M. Jellinek Center, Inc.
http://www.emjellinekcenter.org/index.html
Mental Health Care & Counseling, Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment

East Child Care Resource & Referral
http://www.tnccrr.org/
Child Care Programs

East Tennessee Children's Hospital
https://www.etch.com/
Health Care Services

East Tennessee Children's Hospital Rehabilitation Center
https://www.etch.com/Locations/Childrens-Hospital-Rehabilitation-Center.aspx
Assistive Technology, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Speech/Communication Therapy

East Tennessee Human Resource Agency
http://ethra.org
Adult Day Services, Employment Resources, Financial Assistance - Rent & Utilities, Information and Referral Services, In-Home Assistance Programs, Respite Care Services, Senior Citizen Services, State Government Agencies, Transportation

East Tennessee Human Resource Agency, Rural Public Transportation
https://www.ethra.org/services/5/transportation/
Transportation

East Tennessee Personal Care Service
http://etpcs.net/
In-Home Assistance Programs

East Tennessee Technology Access Center, ETTAC
http://www.ettac.org/
Assistive Technology, Equipment Exchange

Easterseals Tennessee
http://www.easterseals.com/tennessee/
Statewide Organizations

Elder Care Directory State Resources
https://www.eldercaredirectory.org/state-resources.htm
Senior Citizen Services, State Government Agencies, Statewide Organizations

Emerald Youth Foundation
https://www.emeraldyouth.org/

Recreation Programs

Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities, TN Gov
https://www.tn.gov/health/cedep/cedep-emergency-preparedness/tennessee-disaster-support-network/browse-by-category.html#disabilities

Emergency Preparedness and Response

Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion
http://www.askearn.org/

ADA Information & Assistance, Employment Resources

Epilepsy Foundation of East Tennessee, Inc.
http://www.epilepsyfoundationtn.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Support Groups

Eye Dog Foundation for the Blind, Inc.
http://www.eyedogfoundation.org

Animal Aides


F

Family Matters Counseling
http://www.familymatterscounseling.com/

Community Education

Family Pathfinder
http://familypathfinder.org
Information & Referral Services

Family Support Coordinator, Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, East Tennessee Region https://www.tn.gov/didd/consumers/family-support-program.html
Family Support Program Provider

Family Voices of Tennessee
http://www.tndisability.org/familyvoices
Advocacy

Federal Communications Commission
http://fcc.gov
Effective Communication Information

Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc.
https://www.fidelco.org
Animal Aides

Fish Hospitality Pantry
http://www.fishpantry.org/index.php

Financial Assistance - Clothing & Basic Goods

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
https://www.fsregional.com/
Health Care Services

Friends of Literacy
http://friendsofliteracy.org/

Community Education

Friendship House, Peer Support Center, Knoxville
https://www.mcnabbcenter.org/location/martha-withers-friendship-house

Mental Health Care & Counseling, Support Groups

FUTURE Program, University of Tennessee Knoxville
https://futureut.utk.edu/
College / University Resources, Secondary Transition Services


G

Go Grad – Resources for Students with Disabilities
https://www.gograd.org/resources/students-with-disabilities/
College / University Resources, Education Services, Financial Assistance


Goodwill Industries, Inc. - Knoxville
http://www.gwiktn.org/
Vocational Training

Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, Inc.
https://www.guidedog.org//
Animal Aides

Guide Dogs of America
http://www.guidedogsofamerica.org/1/
Animal Aides

Guiding Eyes for the Blind
https://www.guidingeyes.org

Animal Aides


H

Health Connect America, Knoxville
https://healthconnectamerica.com/
Behavioral Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling

Hearing Loss Association of America
http://hearingloss.org
Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Support Groups

Hearing Loss Association of America, Knoxville Chapter
https://tndeaflibrary.nashville.gov/directory/east/hearing-loss-association-of-america-knoxville-chapter

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Support Groups

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths & Adults
http://helenkeller.org/hknc
Assistive Technology, Blind and/or Vision Loss, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Programs, Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Senior Citizen Services, Support Groups

Helen Ross McNabb Center, Inc.
https://www.mcnabbcenter.org/
Abuse & Sexual Assault, Community Education, Dual Diagnosis, Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Mental Health Residential Treatment Facilities, Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment, Supported Living Resources

Helping Hands Home Assistance
http://www.helpinghandshomeassistance.org/
In-Home Assistance Programs

Holston United Methodist Home for Children, Inc.
https://www.holstonhome.org/
Behavioral Services, Residential Services

Home Repair Program, East Tennessee Development District
http://www.etdd.org/
Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service

Home Support Services, LLC
https://www.care.com/b/l/home-support-services-llc/knoxville-tn
In-Home Assistance Programs, Respite Care Services

Home Technology Systems, Inc.
http://www.hometechsystems.com
Emergency Alert Devices

Homeward Bound
http://www.knoxcac.org/newweb/programs-services/homeward-bound
Transitional Housing / Shelters

Hope Resource Center
http://knoxvillehope.com/
Prenatal Care

Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee
https://vetmed.tennessee.edu/outreach/Pages/habit_home.aspx
Animal Therapy Outreach


I

Inclusive Disaster Strategies
http://Portlight.org
Emergency Preparedness and Response

Independence Initiative, Tennessee Justice Center
https://www.tnjustice.org/independence/
Advocacy, Health Insurance Information, Senior Citizen Services, Statewide Organizations

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
https://sites.ed.gov/idea/
Education Services

Interfaith Health Clinic, Knoxville
http://www.interfaithhealthclinic.org/
Dental Care, Health Care Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling

Interim Health Care of East Tennessee
http://www.interimhealthcare.com/morristowntn/home/
In-Home Assistance Programs, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Speech/Communication Therapy

International Dyslexia Association, Tennessee Branch
http://www.tnida.org/
Learning Disability Resources


J

Job Accommodation Network
https://askjan.org/
ADA Information & Assistance, Employment Resources

Joni and Friends
http://www.joniandfriends.org/
Camps and/or Summer Programs

Joy Baker Center (Women & Children)
http://salvationarmytennessee.org/knoxville/what-we-do/the-joy-d-baker-center/
Transitional Housing / Shelters

Juvenile Diabetes Foundation East Tennessee Chapter
http://www.jdrf.org/easttennessee/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources


K

Knox Adaptive Education Center
http://knoxschools.org/kaec
Elementary & High Schools

Knox County School System
https://www.knoxschools.org/
Elementary & High Schools, Special Education

Knox County Schools Adult Education
https://www.knoxschools.org/domain/1056
Community Education

Knoxville Area Project Access, KAPA
http://www.knoxvilleareaprojectaccess.org/
Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Health Care Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling

Knoxville Area Transportation (KAT) LIFT
http://www.katbus.com/
Transportation

Knoxville Area Urban League
http://www.thekaul.org/
Community Education

Knoxville Center of the Deaf
http://kcdtn.org
Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Information and Referral Services, Interpretation & Translation Assistance

Knoxville Leadership Foundation
http://www.klf.org/
Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service, Ramp Construction Programs

Knoxville Tennessee Accessibility
http://knoxvilletennessee.com/accessibility.html
Information & Referral Services

Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee
http://knoxcac.org
Broadly Inclusive Accessibility Information, Information and Referral

Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee
http://www.knoxcac.org
Financial Assistance - Clothing, Basic Goods, Rent & Utilities, Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service, Senior Citizen Services

Knoxville-Knox County Head Start
http://www.knoxcac.org/newweb/programs-services/head-start
Child Care Programs

Knoxville's Community Development Corporation (KCDC)
https://www.kcdc.org/
Housing Information

Koinonia Foundation / Camp Koinonia
http://www.kftn.org/
Camps and/or Summer Programs, Recreation Programs

Korn Learning, Assessment, and Social Skills (KLASS) Center
https://klass.utk.edu/
Developmental/Psychological Testing, Tutoring Services


L

Lambert's Heath Care
https://www.lambertshc.com/
Durable Medical Equipment, Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service

Leader Dogs for the Blind
http://www.leaderdog.org
Animal Aides

Learning Disabilities Association of Tennessee
https://ldaamerica.org/lda-chapters/tennessee/
Information and Referral Services, Learning Disability Resources

Legal Aid of East Tennessee, Knoxville
http://www.laet.org/
Legal Counseling

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of America's Tennessee Chapter
http://www.lls.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

Library Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
https://tndeaflibrary.nashville.gov/
Assistive Technology, Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Information and Referral Services

LifeFone Personal Response Services
http://www.lifefone.com
Emergency Alert Devices

Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. - Mid-South Chapter
https://www.lupus.org/midsouth/home
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Support Groups


M

McGrath Solutions Inc.
http://www.mcgrathsolutions.org/defaultsite
Employment Resources, Vocational Training

MDA Summer Camp, Muscular Dystrophy Association
https://www.mda.org/summer-camp
Camps and/or Summer Programs, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

MedicAlert Foundation
http://www.medicalert.org
Emergency Alert Devices

Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/affiliate/MHA_MiddleTennessee
Advocacy, Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Mental Health Care & Counseling

Mental Health Association of East TN
http://www.mhaet.com/
Mental Health Care & Counseling

Meritan, Knoxville
http://www.meritan.org
Adult Day Services, Intellectual Disabilities Resources, Residential Services, Respite Care Services

Military OneSource (MOS)
http://www.militaryonesource.mil/
Information and Referral Services, Military & Veterans Resources

Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee
https://www.mswheelchairtn.org/
Advocacy, Recreation Programs

Muscular Dystrophy Association, Knoxville
https://www.mda.org/
Equipment Exchange, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Support Groups

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Knoxville
https://www.namiknox.org/
Mental Health Care & Counseling, Support Groups, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Statewide Organizations, Support Groups

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Tennessee
http://namitn.org/
Mental Health Care & Counseling, Statewide Organizations, Support Groups


N

National Center on Accessibility
http://ncaonline.org
Recreation Programs

National Center on Accessible Educational Materials
http://aem.cast.org
Education Services

National Council on Disability
http://ncd.gov
Broadly Inclusive Accessibility Information, Information and Referral

National Institute of Mental Health
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml
Mental Health Care & Counseling

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
https://nidcd.nih.gov/
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Programs, Information and Referral Services

National Instructional Materials Access Center
http://nimac.us
Education Services

National Multiple Sclerosis Society, East & Middle Tennessee, Mid South Chapter
https://www.nationalmssociety.org/Chapters/TNS
Health Care Services, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

National Parkinson's Foundation
http://www.parkinson.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

NeedyMeds, Inc.
http://www.needymeds.org/
Prescription Assistance

Neuro Restorative Tennessee
http://www.neurorestorative.com/
Residential Services, Traumatic Brain Injury Resources


O

Office of Consumer Affairs, Tennessee Department of Mental Health
https://www.tn.gov/behavioral-health.html
State Government Agencies

Office of Immigrant Services, Catholic Charities of East Tennessee, Knoxville
https://ccetn.org/programs-2/outreach/office-of-immigrant-services/
Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Office on Aging
http://knoxseniors.org
Senior Citizen Services

Open Arms care Corporation
http://openarmscare.org
Adult Day Services, Residential Services

Open Doors Tennessee
http://www.opendoorstn.org/
Autism Resources, Camps and/or Summer Programs, Support Groups


P

Paralyzed Veterans of America, Tennessee
http://www.pva.org/
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

Parkwest Medical Center
https://www.treatedwell.com/
Health Care Services

Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center
https://www.patneal.org/
Assistive Technology, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Speech/Communication Therapy, Support Groups, Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

Paws With A Cause
https://www.pawswithacause.org
Animal Aides

Pediatric Language Clinic, UT Health Science Center
http://www.uthsc.edu/asp/clinical/contact.php
Autism Resources, Behavioral Services, Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years, Speech/Communication Therapy

Pellissippi State Community College
http://www.pstcc.edu/sswd/index.php
College / University Resources

Peninsula Behavioral Health, Peer Support, Knoxville
https://www.peninsulabehavioralhealth.org/peersupportacademies/
Mental Health Care & Counseling, Support Groups

Peninsula Outpatient Center, Knox/Lighthouse
https://www.peninsulabehavioralhealth.org/outpatient/
Mental Health Care & Counseling

People 2 Places
http://p2places.com
Transportation

Pet Partners
https://petpartners.org
Animal Aides

Phillip's Lifeline
https://www.lifeline.philips.com/safety-solutions.html
Emergency Alert Devices

Phoenix Conversions
http://www.phoenixconversions.com/
Assistive Technology, Automobile/Van Adaptations

Pilot Dogs, Inc.
http://www.pilotdogs.org
Animal Aides

Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) of Tennessee, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
http://vkc.mc.vanderbilt.edu/topics/prader-willi-syndrome
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Support Groups

Project BRAIN, Tennessee Disability Coalition
http://www.tndisability.org/brain
Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

Public Health Department, Knox County
https://www.tn.gov/health
Dental Care, Health Care Services, Health Insurance Information


Q


R

Regional Intervention Program (RIP), Knoxville
https://www.mcnabbcenter.org/service/regional-intervention-program
Behavioral Services, Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years

Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology
http://resna.org
Assistive Technology

Response Link
https://www.responselink.com
Emergency Alert Devices


S

Salvation Army, Knoxville
http://www.salvationarmyknoxville.org/
Financial Assistance - Clothing, Basic Goods, Rent & Utilities, Transitional Housing / Shelters

Sam E. Hill Family and Community Center
https://www.knoxschools.org/samhill
Child Care Programs

Scarab Behavioral Health Services, LLC, East Tennessee
http://www.scarabhealth.com
Behavioral Health

Secondary Transition Project, The Arc Tennessee
http://www.thearctn.org/Education.php
Secondary Transition Services

Senior Citizen's Home Assistance Service Inc, (SCHAS)
https://schas.org/
Housing Information, In-Home Assistance Programs, Respite Care Services, Senior Citizen Services

Senior Information and Referral (SIR)
http://www.knoxcac.org/newweb/
Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Dental Care, Senior Citizen Services

Senior Living
https://www.seniorliving.org/
Adult Day Services, Health Care Services, Hospice and Palliative Care, Housing Information, Information and Referral Services, In-Home Assistance Programs, Residential Services, Senior Citizen Services, Supported Living Resources

Sertoma Center, Inc.
http://www.sertoma.com/
Employment Resources, Residential Services, Vocational Training

Social Security Administration, Knoxville
https://www.ssa.gov/atlanta/southeast/tn/tennessee.htm
Social Security Disability Programs

South College
https://www.southcollegetn.edu/student-resources/student-services/
College / University Resources

Southeastern Guide Dogs, Inc.
https://www.guidedogs.org
Animal Aides

Special Olympics Tennessee, Inc.
http://www.specialolympicstn.org/
Intellectual Disabilities Resources, Recreation Programs

Statewide Independent Living Council of TN (SILC)
http://silctn.org/
Advocacy, Statewide Organizations

STEP (Support & Training for Exceptional Parents), East Tennessee
http://www.tnstep.org/
Advocacy, IDEA Information and/or Training Programs

Stuttering Foundation of America, Tennessee Chapter
https://www.stutteringhelp.org/
Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Statewide Organizations

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services https://www.samhsa.gov/
Information and Referral Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Mental Health Residential Treatment Facilities, State Government Agencies, Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment

Summer Camp, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital Rehabilitation Center
https://www.etch.com/Community/Summer-Camps.aspx
Camps and/or Summer Programs

Sunshine Early Intervention
https://www.sunshinekcarc.com/
Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years

Superior Van and Mobility, Knoxville Office
http://www.superiorvan.com/
Assistive Technology, Automobile/Van Adaptations

Support Solutions of Mid-South, LLC
http://supportsolutionsms.com/
Behavioral Services, Intellectual Disabilities Resources, Residential Services, Respite Care Services, Senior Citizen Services, Supported Living Resources


T

TennCare Advocacy Program, Tennessee Community Services Agency
http://www.tenncareadvocacy.com/
Advocacy, Health Insurance Information

TennCare Kids
https://www.tn.gov/tenncare/tenncare-kids.html
Health Insurance Information

Tennessee Adult Brothers and Sisters (TABS), Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
http://vkc.mc.vanderbilt.edu/vkc/tabs
Sibling Programs, Statewide Organizations, Support Groups

Tennessee AgrAbility Project
https://ag.tennessee.edu/agrability/Pages/default.aspx
Employment Resources, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Association of Blind Athletes, (TNABA)
https://beta.tnaba.org/
Blind and/or Vision Loss, Recreation Programs

Tennessee Association of Medical Interpreters and Translators
https://tamit.org/
Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Tennessee Carriers Transportation
https://tenncarriers.com/
Transportation

Tennessee Center for Study and Treatment of Dyslexia
http://www.mtsu.edu/dyslexia/
Developmental/Psychological Testing, Learning Disability Resources

Tennessee Child Abuse Hotline
https://www.tn.gov/dcs
Abuse & Sexual Assault

Tennessee Children's Special Services (CSS), Department of Health
https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/mch-cyshcn/mch-cyshcn-css.html
State Government Agencies

Tennessee College of Applied Technology, Knoxville
https://tcatknoxville.edu/
College / University Resources, Vocational Training

Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability
https://www.tn.gov/aging.html
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth
https://www.tn.gov/tccy
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Community Services Agency, East TN/Knox County Region
http://www.tncsa.com
Advocacy, Health Insurance Information, In-Home Assistance Programs

Tennessee Council for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind and Hard of Hearing
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/deaf-and-hard-of-hearing-services.html
Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Council of the Blind
http://www.acb.org/tennessee/MTCB/
Blind and/or Vision Loss, Statewide Organizations

Tennessee Council on Developmental Disabilities
https://www.tn.gov/cdd
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Deaf-Blind Project
http://www.treds-deafblindproject.com/
Blind and/or Vision Loss, Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

Tennessee Department of Education, Division of Special Populations
https://www.tn.gov/education/student-support/special-education.html
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Department of Health
https://www.tn.gov/health
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development
https://www.tn.gov/workforce
Community Education, Employment Resources, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
https://www.tn.gov/behavioral-health
Mental Health Care & Counseling, State Government Agencies, Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment

Tennessee Department of Safety, Driver's License & ID
https://www.dmv.org/drivers-license.php
Records/License/Permits

Tennessee Disability Coalition
http://www.tndisability.org
ADA Information and Assistance, Advocacy, Information and Referral Services, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Statewide Organizations, Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

Tennessee Early Intervention System (TEIS), Central Office
https://www.tn.gov/education/early-learning/tennessee-early-intervention-system-teis.html
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Hands & Voices
http://www.tnhandsandvoices.org
Advocacy, Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, IDEA Information and/or Training Programs, Support Groups

Tennessee Health Care Campaign
http://www.thcc2.org
Advocacy, Health Insurance Information, Statewide Organizations

Tennessee Hemophilia & Bleeding Disorders Foundation
https://www.thbdf.org
Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA)
https://thda.org
State Government Agencies

Tennessee Human Rights Commission
https://www.tn.gov/humanrights
ADA Information and Assistance, Advocacy, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Human Rights Commission, Housing Office
https://www.tn.gov/humanrights/file-a-discrimination-complaint/housing.html
Advocacy, Housing Information, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coaltion
https://www.tnimmigrant.org
Advocacy, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Tennessee Justice Center
https://www.tnjustice.org
Advocacy, Bilingual and/or Multilingual Staff, Legal Counseling, Statewide Organizations

Tennessee Kidney Foundation
http://www.tennesseekidneyfoundation.org
Financial Assistance, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources, Transportation

Tennessee Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
https://sos.tn.gov/tsla/lbph
Assistive Technology, Blind and/or Vision Loss, Library, Statewide Organizations

Tennessee Mental Health Consumers' Association (TMHCA)
http://tmhca-tn.org
Advocacy, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Statewide Organizations, Support Groups

Tennessee Microboards Association
http://tnmicroboards.org
Advocacy, Statewide Organizations

Tennessee REDLINE, Tennessee Association of Alcohol, Drug & other Addiction Services
https://www.taadas.org/our-programs-and-services/redline

Dual Diagnosis, Information and Referral Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment

Tennessee Respite Coalition
https://tnrespite.org

Respite Care Services, Statewide Organizations

Tennessee School for the Blind
https://www.tsbtigers.org
Blind and/or Vision Loss, Special Education

Tennessee School for the Deaf
http://www.tsdeaf.org
Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years, Special Education, Support Groups

Tennessee School for the Deaf Sibshops (Sibling Support Project)
https://www.siblingsupport.org
Sibling Programs

Tennessee Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/blind-visually-impaired-services.html
Assistive Technology, Blind and/or Vision Loss, State Government Agencies, Vocational Training

Tennessee Services for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, & Hard of Hearing
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/councils-and-committees/tcddbhh.html
Blind and/or Vision Loss, Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Employment Resources, Vocational Training

Tennessee Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/fhw/wic.html
Financial Assistance - Clothing & Basic Goods, Health Care Services

Tennessee State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP), Tennessee Commission on Aging & Disability
https://www.tn.gov/aging/our-programs/state-health-insurance-assistance-program--ship-.html
Health Insurance Information, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network
http://tspn.org
Community Education, Mental Health Care & Counseling

Tennessee Technology Access Program (TTAP)
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/ttap.html
Assistive Technology, State Government Agencies

Tennessee Traumatic Brain Injury Program
https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/fhw/vipp/tbi.html
Statewide Organizations, Support Groups, Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

Tennessee Voices for Children, East Tennessee
http://www.tnvoices.org
Advocacy, Behavioral Services, Mental Health Care & Counseling

The Arc
http://thearc.org
Advocacy, Information and Referral Services, Secondary Transition Services

The Arc Knox County
https://www.sunshinekcarc.com
Advocacy, Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years, Employment Resources, Intellectual Disabilities Resources, Recreation Programs, Residential Services, Senior Citizen Services, Vocational Training

The Arc Tennessee
http://www.thearctn.org
Advocacy, Information and Referral Services, Secondary Transition Services, Statewide Organizations

The Manor at Northgate
https://www.kcdc.org/housing/the-manor-at-northgate-terrace/
Housing Information, Senior Citizen Services, Supported Living Resources

The Seeing Eye, Inc.
http://www.seeingeye.org
Animal Aides

The University of Tennessee Medical Center
https://www.utmedicalcenter.org
Health Care Services

TN Housing Search
http://tnhousingsearch.org
Housing Information

TOPSoccer of Tennessee
https://www.tnsoccer.org/topsoccer/
Recreation Programs

Turkey Creek Medical Center
https://www.tennova.com/turkey-creek-medical-center
Health Care Services


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U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
http://eeoc.gov
ADA Information & Assistance, Advocacy, Employment Resources, Legal Counseling

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
https://www.eeoc.gov/field/nashville/index.cfm
Advocacy, State Government Agencies

Unemployment Benefits, Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development
https://www.jobs4tn.gov/

Employment Resources, Financial Assistance

United Cerebral Palsy of Middle TN, Nashville UCP
http://ucpmidtn.org
Cerebral Palsy Resources, Equipment Exchange, Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service, Ramp Construction Programs, Specific Disability & Health-related Resources

United States Access Board
http://access-board.gov
ADA Information & Assistance

United States Department of Labor
http://dol.gov
Employment Resources

Universal Pathyways to Employment Project (UPEP)
http://pstcc15.pstcc.edu/upep/
Employment Resources

University of Tennessee Psychological Clinic
http://psychclinic.utk.edu
Mental Health Care & Counseling

University of Tennessee, Hearing & Speech Center
http://www.uthsc.edu/asp/clinical/index.php
Assistive Technology, Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Programs, Speech/Communication Therapy

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
https://sds.utk.edu
College / University Resources

UT Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities
http://www.uthsc.edu/bcdd/
Abuse & Sexual Assault, Autism Resources, Behavioral Services, Health Care Services, Learning Disability Resources, Mental Health Care & Counseling, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Social Skills Groups, Speech/Communication Therapy, Statewide Organizations, Support Groups

UT Center for Literacy, Education & Employment
https://clee.utk.edu/
Employment Resources, Statewide Organizations

UT Early Learning Center for Research and Practice
https://elc.utk.edu
Child Care Programs, Early Intervention Program 0 to 3 Years


V

Valued Relationships, Inc. (VRI)
http://www.vricares.com
Emergency Alert Devices

Visual Communication Interpreting, Inc.
http://vcinterpreting.com
Interpretation & Translation Assistance

Vocational Rehabilitation Regional Office, Knoxville
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/vocational-rehabilitation.html
Employment Resources, Vocational Training

Vocational Rehabilitation Services, State Office
https://www.tn.gov/humanservices/ds/vocational-rehabilitation.html
Employment Resources, State Government Agencies

Volunteer Ministry Center
https://www.vmcinc.org
Dental Care, Financial Assistance - Rent & Utilities, Housing Information, Transitional Housing / Shelters


W

Wilderwood Service Dogs
http://wilderwood.org
Animal Aides

World of Independence, Inc.
https://woidc.com
Automobile/Van Adaptations, Home Rehabilitation/Repair Service


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Y

Yellow Key Art Center
http://www.yellowkeyartcenter.org
Arts & Music Programs, Employment Resources

YMCA of East Tennessee
https://ymcaknoxville.org
Child Care Programs, Recreation Programs

YWCA Knox Transitional Housing and Advocacy Programs
https://www.ywcaknox.com
Abuse & Sexual Assault, Support Groups, Transitional Housing / Shelters


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