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A guide to realizing if

your child is at-risk, displaying 

self-destructive behaviors, and

needs your help and intervention.

 

 

Struggling Teens

Call Now!    1-866-620-1418

Learn more how Total Transformation, an at-home program for parents, can help your troubled and struggling teen and heal your family

 

 

Abuse

 

Abuse:  Help & Support

 

Abuse:  Teen Dating Violence

 

ADD/ADHD

 

Adolescence

 

Alcohol & Teen Drinking

 

Anger

 

Anxiety Disorders

 

Asperger Syndrome

 

Attachment Disorder

 

Behavior Problems

 

Bullying

 

Conduct Disorder

 

Counseling & Therapy

 

Depression

 

Eating Disorders

 

Emotional Health

 

Family Health

 

Grief

 

Healthy Eating & Good Food

 

Parenting Teens

 

Parenting Your Adopted Teen

 

Peer Influence & Relationships

 

Personality Disorders

 

Post-Traumatic Stress

 

School Violence

 

Self-Injury

 

Sexual Behaviors

 

Special Education

 

Stress

 

Substance Abuse

 

Suicide

 

Violence

 

When Your Teen is in Trouble with the Law

 

 

 

 

Family Help in TENNESSEE

Programs & Services in Tennessee

 

Tennessee Information  -  Hotlines & Helplines

Programs & Services  -  Helping Resources in Tennessee

 

 

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Hotlines & Helplines

 

AIDS / HIV / STD Hotline
1-800-525-2437
Tennessee only

 

CEASE Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Crisis Line

423-581-2220  Morristown

1-800-303-2220

 

Child Pornography Tipline

1-800-843-5678

 

ChildhelpUSA

Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-4-A-CHILD

1-800-422-4453

 

CONTACT-CONCERN of Kingsport

2-1-1

 

CONTACT Helpline of Oak Ridge

423-482-4949

 

Contact Teen Talk

865-523-9124

 

Davidson County Guns-in-Schools Hotline

557-A-GUN

557-2486

 

Knoxville Parent Help Line

865-523-9124

 

Nashville Crisis Line

615-244-7444

 

Nashville Gang Hotline

615-862-GANG

 

National Domestic Violence/Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE
1-800-787-3224
TDD

 

National Hotlines and Helplines

 

National Runaway Switchboard

1-800-RUNAWAY

1-800-786-2929

 

National Suicide Hotline

1-800-SUICIDE

1-800-784-2433

 

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

1-866-331-9474

 

Poison Help

1-800-222-1222

 

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)

1-800-656-HOPE

 

Report Child Abuse

1-877-237-0004

 

School Violence Hotline

1-800-824-3463

 

Tennessee Crisis Line

1-800 809-9957

 

Tennessee Missing Children Hotline

1-800-824-3463

 

Tennessee Redline

Alcohol, drug, and other addiction information & referrals

1-800-889-9789

 

Tennessee Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

 

Youth Crisis Hotline

1-866-975-FREE

 

 

FUTURE MEN

Christian residential program

for young men, ages 16-20,

with year-round enrollment

417-546-4171

 

SHELTERWOOD

Christian therapeutic boarding school

for teen boys and girls,

with year-round enrollment

1-800-584-5005

 

Programs & Services in Tennessee

 

 

 

Catholic Charities of Tennessee

931-645-9969  Clarksville

615-352-3087  Nashville

615-259-3567  Nashville
Services include family help, counseling, pregnancy counseling and adoptions, child welfare, and Hispanic family services.  Visit Parenting Teens.

 

Child and Family Tennessee

865-524-7483   Knoxville

Individual and family counseling and mental health and social services in middle and east Tennessee.  Visit Counseling & Therapy.

 

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Programs in Tennessee

1-800-356-6767

Tennessee has has 32 domestic violence programs, 8 sexual assault crisis centers, and 8 dual issue programs located across the state. Service provided by these programs include emergency shelter, counseling, advocacy, and support groups.  Visit Abuse and Teen Dating Violence.

 

Florence Crittenton Agency

865-602-2021  Knoxville

Services to young people at risk or in crisis, including residential programs for pregnant teens, young women with emotional problems, and teens struggling with substance abuse.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Holston United Methodist Home for Children

423-855-4682  Chattanooga

423-638-4171  Greenville

423-952-2290  Johnson City

865-633-9844   Knoxville

Christian ministry providing hope and healing for children and families struggling with life's challenges, and offers group home care, family support, special education and day treatment, and residential treatment.  Sliding scale fees are based on income.  Visit Teen Behavior Problems and Parenting Teens.

 

Jewish Family Service of Memphis

901-767-8511  Memphis

Services include counseling, classes and workshops on divorce, single- and step-parenting, parenting teens, and grief support.  Visit Help Your Teen Adjust to a Stepfamily.

 

Jewish Family Services of Nashville and Middle Tennessee

615-356-4234  Nashville

Services include individual and family counseling, family social services, support groups, and parenting classes.  Visit Parenting Teens.

 

Job Corps Centers in Tennessee

1-800-733-5627

Free residential program for young men and women, ages 16-24, that empowers youth to take responsibility for their employability through the integration of vocational skills and academic achievement.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Local Health Departments in Tennessee

Visit Family Health.

 

Mercy Ministries of America

615-831-6987  Nashville

Free residential program for girls, ages 13-28, who are dealing with such problems as substance abuse, unplanned pregnancies, suicidal tendencies, eating disorders, depression, abuse, self-injury, and sexual addictions. To qualify for entry into the program, each girl must have a willing heart to come and participate fully in the ministry.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Miriam's Promise

615-292-3500  Nashville

Serves families and children in Middle Tennessee by providing pregnancy counseling, mentoring, child and family counseling, and adoption services.  Visit Emotional Health.

 

Oasis Center

615-327-4455 Nashville

1-866-975-FREE  24 Hour Youth Crisis Hotline

Emergency shelter for youth, crisis services, counseling, prevention programs, leadership development, youth job center.  Visit Runaways & Missing Children.

 

Project R.A.P. (Responsible Adolescent Parenting)

901-543-6852  Memphis

Education and self-esteem-building program for adolescent girls to help them stay in school, complete their education, and become more self-sufficient.  Visit I Love You Just The Way You Are and Parenting Teens.

 

TennHelp

Statewide directory of organizations and agencies in Tennessee.  Visit Self-Help & Support Groups.

 

Tennessee Baptist Children's Homes

615-376-3140  Brentwood

1-800-624-8591

Residential care, adoption-related services, and family resources to children and families in crisis across the state of Tennessee.  Visit Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

 

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