Social Services

ANIMALS


SAFE PLACE FOR ANIMALS / ANIMAL RESCUE


Diana Townsend
615-451-7342
A low cost grooming and lost cost animal wellness clinic all under one roof.


SUMNER SPAY NEUTER ALLIANCE


June McMahon
615-452-2233

VOLUNTEER EQUINE ADVOCATES


615-708-5607
veaemail@gmail.com 


BUSINESS


BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU


Kathleen Calligan
615-250-4222



CHILDREN


ASHLEY'S PLACE / CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER


Amy Burke-Salyers
615-451-2169

CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE


109 West Main Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-451-5829

CHILDREN ARE PEOPLE, INC.


Fred Bailey
615-230-5702

GALLATIN CHILD CARE


445 Hull Circle
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-329-3491 (Second Harvest Food Bank Contact)

GALLATIN DAY CARE


108 Southpark Circle
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-2518



DISASTER RELIEF



AMERICAN RED CROSS


Nashville Area Chapter
2201 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
615-250-4300
Provides blood services, first aid, CPR, disaster relief, and services to armed forces.



EDUCATION



UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE EXTENSION OFFICE


658 Hartsville Pike
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-1423
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.



FAITH-BASED SERVICES



AMAZING GRACE MINISTRIES


1601 New Highway 52
Westmoreland, TN 37187
615-644-2084
Services include local food bank.

COLLEGE HEIGHTS BAPTIST


2100 Nashville Pike
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-4952
Services include local food bank.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH


Tanya Wilkes-Could
615-452-8189

FIRST BAPTIST COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORP.


290 E. Winchester Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-329-3491 (Second Harvest Food Bank Contact)

GRACE FELLOWSHIP COMMUNITY CENTER


3904 Highway 31 W.
Cottontown, TN 37048
615-426-7176

RIVER OF FAITH MINISTRIES


1920 Highway 31 W.
White House, TN 37188
615-268-1234
Food Ministry: The Master's Table is available for anyone needing help putting food on the table.



HOUSING ASSISTANCE



GOOD NEIGHBOR MISSION


Chuck Siniff
615-452-7337
Our mission is to alleviate the problem of homelessness in Sumner County, including Gallatin, Hendersonville and Portland, TN, by providing temporary emergency shelter and supportive services to homeless families and individuals.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF SUMNER COUNTY


Susan Johnson
615-452-9606


MID-CUMBERLAND COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY


600 Small Street, Suite 122
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-7570
Services include low-income home energy assistance; assistance for people who do not have prescription medical insurance; provides food items to eligible people and families; Head Start and Early Head Start.



HUMAN SERVICES



DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES


393 Maple Street, Suite 200
Gallatin, TN 37066-6342
615-451-5814
Services: Food Stamp; Families First; Medicaid; and TennCare

DISABILITY RIGHTS TENNESSEE


Middle Tennessee Office
2 International Plaza, Suite 825
Nashville, TN 37217
615-298-1080
Disability Rights Tennessee 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, DRT 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.

COMPASS


Non profit organization - Social and Human Services
615-451-5200

CUMBERLAND CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER


Laura Stehl
615-451-1717

GALLATIN CARES


241 W. Eastland
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-5732
Gallatin CARES exists to provide short-term relief and economic assistance to those in need in Gallatin and surrounding Sumner County.

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES


Gallatin Store & Donation Site
670b Nashville Pike
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-7886

Hendersonville Store
291 New Shackle Island Road Store
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-822-0307

HEALTH DEPARTMENT


1005 Union School Road
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-206-1100

HOME SAFE IN SUMNER COUNTY


615-452-4315
HOTLINE: 615-452-4315


HOPE FOOD PANTRY


212 Portland Road
White House, TN 37188
615-672-8006

MID-CUMBERLAND HEAD START - GALLATIN


242 West Eastland
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-329-3491 (Second Harvest Food Bank Contact)


MID-CUMBERLAND HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY


1101 Kermit Drive, Suite 300
Nashville, TN 37217
615-331-6033
Services include assisting elderly and disabled with routine household tasks; public transit services; meals on wheels and the Community Corrections program.

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE


800-799-7233
TTY: 80-787-3224
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.

SALVATION ARMY


Lebanon Service Center
215 University Avenue
Lebanon, TN 37087
714-366-4774
Donation Center
631 Dickerson Road
Goodlettsville, TN 37072

SHALOM ZONE


P.J. Davis
615-442-7575
The Shalom Zone’s mission is to empower and enrich the lives of individuals and families in our diverse community by providing meaningful assistance and quality programs.

SUMNER COUNTY FOOD BANK


354 E. Main Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-3890

TENNESSEE COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE


2 International Plaza Drive, Suite 425
Nashville, TN 37217
615-386-9406


TENNESSEE REHABILITATION CENTER


Linda Suddarth
615-451-5826

UNITED WAY OF SUMNER COUNTY


625 Johnny Cash Parkway, Suite 5
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-461-8371



JOBS



GALLATIN PUBLIC LIBRARY


123 East Main Street
Gallatin, TN 37066-2509
615-452-1722

TENNESSEE CAREER CENTER AT GALLATIN


175 College Street
Gallatin, TN 37066-0057
615-451-5800
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 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT


877-813-0950
Information on how to file for unemployment insurance.

WORKFORCE ESSENTIALS, INC.


Bethany Sullivan
615-452-1964




LEGAL



LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE AND THE CUMBERLANDS


650 North Water Avenue
Gallatin, TN 37066
800-238-1443
Legal Aid Society offers free legal help to people with low income.

Online TN Justice


A free website to ask a lawyer for help with legal issues.
https://tn.freelegalanswers.org/


SOUTHERN MIGRANT LEGAL SERVICES


311 Plus Park Blvd, Suite 135
Nashville, TN 37217
615-750-1200
Provides free legal services to migrant and seasonal farm workers.


SUMNER COUNTY COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE


393 Maple Street, Suite 400
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-451-1688
Recruits and trains volunteers to serve as advocates representing the best interests of children in court proceedings.

SUMNER MEDIATION SERVICES


600 Small Street, Suite 102B
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-206-7447


TENNESSEE ALLIANCE FOR LEGAL SERVICES


50 Vantage Way, Suite 250
Nashville, TN 37228
615-627-0956
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 JUSTICE CENTER


301 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37201
615-255-0331
Non-profit, public interest law and advocacy firm serving families in need.



REFERRALS



UNITED WAY 2-1-1


800-318-9335
Tele-interpreter 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.



SENIORS



AREA AGENCY ON AGING AND DISABILITY

Single number for government-funded home and community based services.
615-255-1010


COUNCIL ON AGING OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE

Information and referral by telephone and internet.
www.coamidtn.org
615-353-4235


ELDERCARE LOCATER

Help identifying community resources for seniors nationwide.
800-677-1116


ELDER LAW / ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEYS

The TN Commission on Continuaing Legal Education and Specialization certifies specialists in areas of law including Estate Planning and Elder Law.
https://www.cletn.com/
615-741-3096



GALLATIN SENIOR CITIZEN'S CENTER


200 East Franklin Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
Nona Yates
615-451-1531

TENNESSEE SMP


Volunteers assist with questions regarding Medicare and Medicaid billing services, etc.
931-432-3293




VETERANS



AMERICAN LEGION POST 17


Commander Charlene Jackson
615-452-0590


VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA, CHAPTER 240


Joe Pehm
615-826-2142