Roane

AID TO DISTRESSED FAMILIES OF APPALACHIAN COUNTIES (ADFAC)
P.O Box 5953
1051 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-5953
Phone: (865) 425-0256
Fax: (865) 481-3822

AMERICAN RED CROSS – KNOXVILLE AREA CHAPTER
6921 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37909
Phone: (865) 584-2999
Fax: (865) 588-1835

Provides blood services, first aid, CPR, disaster relief, and services to armed forces.

CHILD AND FAMILY TENNESSEE
901 East Summitt Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37915
Phone: (865) 524-7483

Services include help for drug, alcohol, and mental problems; safety and recovery from family violence; professional counseling.

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE
1008 Bradford Way, Suite 200
P.O. Box 703
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-0081
Fax: (865) 376-5048

COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE (CASA) OF THE 9TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
P.O. Box 541
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (423) 539-5550

Recruits and trains volunteers to serve as advocates representing the best interests of children in court proceedings.

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
1086 North Gateway Avenue
Rockwood, TN 37854-4010
Phone: (865) 354-2419
Fax: (865) 354-9282
Services: Food Stamps; Families First; Medicaid; and TennCare

DISABILITY LAW AND ADVOCACY CENTER
(800) 342-1660

East Tennessee Office
9050 Executive Park Drive, Suite A-220
Knoxville, TN  37923
Phone: (865) 670-2944
Fax: (865) 470-7028

Disability Law & Advocacy Center of Tennessee (DLAC) advocates for the rights of Tennesseans with disabilities to ensure they have an equal opportunity to be productive and respected members of our society. For people who qualify, DLAC may be able to assist with problems related to their disability like abuse and neglect outside of the home; discrimination in housing, transportation, employment; and access to public and private programs and services.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRISIS CENTER
P.O. Box 71
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Hotline: (865) 988-7867
Phone: (865) 816-3481
Fax: (865) 986-3139

Provides confidential free safe haven shelter for Domestic Violence Victims, Medical Care, Safety Planning, Free temporary bed and meals for women and women with dependent children.

EAST TENNESSEE HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY
117 N. Third
P.O. Box 448
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-3319

Services include assistance for the elderly; provision of food to eligible households; rental assistance to low income families.

GOODWILL – ROCKWOOD/HARRIMAN RETAIL STORE
2325 N. Gateway Avenue
Harriman, TN 37748
Phone: (865) 882-6952

HEALTH DEPARTMENT
1362 N. Gateway Avenue
Rockwood, TN 37854
Phone: (865) 354-1220
Fax: (865) 354-0112

LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE AND THE CUMBERLANDS
226B Broadway
Jackson Square
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone: (865) 483-8454 or (800) 238-1443

Legal Aid Society offers free legal help to people with low income.

LEGAL ASSISTANCE FOR THE ELDERLY PROGRAM
East TN Human Resource Agency, Inc.
9111 Cross Park Drive, Suite D-100
Knoxville, TN 37923
Phone: (865) 691-2551 ext. 4224

Legal Assistance for the Elderly is a federally-funded program that provides legal advice, representation, and/or referral to seniors in specified elder law legal matters. Clients must be age 60 or above.

MID-EAST COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY
Rockwood Nutrition Site - MECAA Senior Center
Victorian Square
241 Chamberlain Avenue
Rockwood, TN 37854
Phone: (865) 354-0450

THE NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
Toll Free: (800) 799-SAFE (7233)
TTY: (800) 787-3224

The Hotline is a nonprofit organization that provides crisis intervention, information and referral to victims of domestic violence, perpetrators, friends and families. The Hotline answers a variety of calls and is a resource for domestic violence advocates government officials, law enforcement agencies and the general public.

NATIONAL COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

NCADV's work includes coalition building at the local, state, regional and national levels; support for the provision of community-based, non-violent alternatives - such as safe home and shelter programs - for battered women and their children; public education and technical assistance; policy development and innovative legislation; focus on the leadership of NCADV's caucuses developed to represent the concerns of organizationally under represented groups; and efforts to eradicate social conditions which contribute to violence against women and children.

PUBLIC LIBRARIES:

Harriman Public Library
601 Walden Street
Harriman, TN 37748-2506
Phone: (865) 882-3195
Fax: (865) 882-3188

Kingston Public Library
1004 Bradford Way
Kingston, TN 37763-3100
Phone: (865) 376-9905
Fax: (865) 717-0289

Oliver Springs Public Library
610 Walker Avenue
Oliver Springs, TN 37840-1637
Phone: (865) 435-2509
Fax: (865) 435-2509

Rockwood Public Library
117 North Front Street
Rockwood, TN 37854-2320
Phone: (865) 354-1281
Fax: (865) 354-4302

ROANE COUNTY CLERK
Barbara Anthony
P.O. Box 546
Kingston TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-5556

ROANE COUNTY COURTS:

The Honorable Frank Vernon Williams
Chancellor
1003 Bradford Way
P.O. Box 810
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-2193

Shannon Conley
Clerk & Master
200 East Race Street, Suite 12
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-2487
Fax: (865) 376-1228

Circuit Court:

The Honorable E. Eugene Eblen
Criminal Court Judge
Roane Co. Courthouse
P.O. Box 220
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-6573

The Honorable Russell E. Simmons
Circuit Court Judge
1000 Bradford Way, Suite 400
P.O. Box 400
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-5776

Kim Nelson
Circuit Court Clerk
200 East Race Street, Suite 11
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-2390
Fax: (865) 717-4141

General Sessions and Juvenile Court: 

The Honorable Dennis W. Humphrey
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Roane County General Sessions Court
200 East Race Street, Suite 16
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-4392
Fax: (865) 717-4141

The Honorable Jeffery H. "Jeff" Wicks
General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
Roane County General Sessions Court
200 East Race Street, Suite 16
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-4392
Fax: (865) 717-4141

Charles J. Crass
Child Support Referee
100 Court Street
Kingston TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-1985

ROANE COUNTY EXECUTIVE
Ron Woody
P.O. Box 643
Kingston TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-5578

ROANE COUNTY WEBSITE

SAFE HAVEN CRISIS & RECOVERY CENTER FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT
900 East Hill Avenue, Suite 145
Knoxville, TN 37915
Phone: (865) 558-9040
Fax: (865) 584-7872

Services include SAFECENTER, a safe place for victims of sexual assault where evidence will be collected and counseling will be provided; a 24-hour crisis hotline; therapy.

SALVATION ARMY-ROANE COUNTY
2735 Roane State Highway
Harriman, TN 37748-7778
Phone: (865) 882-7711

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF EAST TENNESSEE
922 Delaware Avenue
Knoxville TN 37921
Phone: (865) 521-0000
Fax: (865) 521-0040

Provides food to agencies that feed senior citizens, poor children, struggling parents, the homeless, the disabled, and those recovering from addiction, allowing the agencies to devote more resources to caring for people and fewer resources on food.

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
565 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone: (865) 482-6908
Toll-Free: (800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778

SOUTHERN MIGRANT LEGAL SERVICES
311 Plus Park Blvd., Suite 135
Nashville , TN 37217
Phone: (615) 750-1200
Fax: (615) 366-3349
Toll Free: (866) 721-7828

Provides free legal services to migrant and seasonal farm workers. 

TENNESSEE ALLIANCE FOR LEGAL SERVICES
50 Vantage Way
Suite 250
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: (615) 627-0956 or (888) 395-9297
Fax: (615) 627-0964

TALS is a statewide non-profit organization that seeks to build partnerships to support the delivery of effective civil legal services for low-income and elderly Tennesseans. TALS is committed to increasing equal access to justice across Tennessee. TALS is an alliance of the federally-funded legal aid programs, independent providers of civil legal services, and supporting agencies in Tennessee.

TENNESSEE CAREER CENTER AT ROCKWOOD
1082 North Gateway Avenue
Rockwood, TN 37854
Phone: (865) 376-3082
Fax: (865) 376-2259
TTY: (866) 868-3830

Tennessee has a network of centers across the state where employers can go to find workers they need and job seekers can get career information and services. Each center offers computerized labor market information, Internet access, workshops, an on-line talent bank, job placement, recruitment and training.

TENNESSEE COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE
2 International Plaza Drive, Suite 425
Nashville, TN 37217
Phone:( 615) 386-9406
Fax: (615) 383-2967
In State: (800) 289-9018

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
Phone:  (877) 813-0950

Information on how to file for unemployment insurance. 

TENNESSEE DISABILITY PATHFINDER

A statewide database of disability services including social service agencies, low-income medical clinics, and a multitude of other valuable resources updated daily. Information is organized by both geographic location and type of service provided.

TENNESSEE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRISIS AND SUPPORT RESOURCES

Links to information and resources for victims of domestic violence. 

TENNESSEE ECONOMIC COUNCIL ON WOMEN

The Tennessee Economic Council on Women assesses Tennessee women’s economic status. It develops and advocates solutions to address women’s needs in order to help women achieve economic autonomy.

TENNESSEE JUSTICE CENTER
301 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 255-0331
Toll Free Phone: (877) 608-1009
Fax: (615) 255-0354

Non-profit, public interest law and advocacy firm serving families in need.

UNITED WAY 2-1-1
Phone: (800) 318-9335

Teleinterpreter and Spanish speaking staff available.  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.

UNITED WAY OF ROANE COUNTY
2735 Roane State Hwy.
P.O. Box 317
Harriman, TN 37748-0317
Phone: (865) 882-7711
Fax: (865) 882-9899

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE

Street Address:
200 E. Race Street
Courthouse, Suite 19
Kingston, TN 37763-0130

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 130
Kingston, TN 37763-0130
Phone: (865) 376-5558
Fax: (865) 717-4175

UT Extension delivers educational programs and research-based information to citizens throughout the state of Tennessee. Working with farmers, families, youth, and communities, Extension helps improve people's lives by addressing problems and issues at the local, state, and national levels.

YWCA FAMILY VIOLENCE PROGRAM
1660 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone: (865) 482-9922
Fax: (865)482-8097

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