TENNESSEE CHILD ADVOCACY RESOURCES

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In addition to the state and local resources available to parents and children, there are many agencies and organizations that offer support, information, training, and help in advocating for persons with disabilities in Tennessee. This information is provided as a service to individuals seeking additional avenues for help and information.

The Department of Education does not intend this as an endorsement or recommendation for any individual, organization, or service represented on this page. These are but a few of the organizations available to help with information, training, and advocacy.

The ARC of Tennessee
http://www.thearctn.org/
44 Vantage Way, Suite 550
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: 615.248.5878
Toll-free: 1.800.835.7077
FREE
Fax: 615.248.5879
Email: pcooper@thearctn.org

Tennessee Disability Services — Disability Pathfinder Database
http://mingus.kc.vanderbilt.edu/tdir/dbsearch.asp
(select your “county” and the “service” you desire from the drop-down lists and click “Submit”)

Tennessee Protection and Advocacy (TP&A)
http://www.tpainc.org/
416 21st Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee 37212
1-800-287-9636 (Toll free) or 615-298-1080
615-298-2471 (TTY) 615-298-2046 (FAX)

 

Tennessee Voices for Children
http://www.tnvoices.org/main.htm
1315 8th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
Telephone: 615-269-7751
Fax: 615-269-8914 TN Toll Free: 800-670-9882
E-mail: TVC@tnvoices.org