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H.E.R.O. Program: Resources for Families Experiencing Homelessness

Resource Title
H.E.R.O. Program: Resources for Families Experiencing Homelessness
Source/Organization
Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS)
Description
Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) offers resources for families of students who are homeless or living in transitional housing. The H.E.R.O. Program helps these families find services to address their needs regarding obtaining legal documents, transportation, and food. Collaborations with external partners also provide families with resources for dental, medical, and mental health care.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
No
Address
2601 Bransford Avenue, Nashville, TN 37204
Phone Number
(615) 259-8729
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
10/11/2021

Interfaith Dental Clinic

Resource Title
Interfaith Dental Clinic
Source/Organization
Interfaith Dental Clinic
Description
Interfaith Dental Clinic provides dental services for underinsured or uninsured individuals on a sliding fee scale based on income and family size.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Sliding fee scale based on income and family size.
Address
600 Hill Avenue, Suite 101 Nashville, TN 37210
Phone Number
(615) 329-4790
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/14/2019

Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (MWCHC)

Resource Title
Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (MWCHC )
Source/Organization
Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (MWCHC )
Description
The Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center provides primary healthcare, dental care, and specialty care such as geriatric and OB/GYN services based on the individual’s ability to pay. Targeting low-income residents, the Center collaborates with Meharry Medical College to bring disease screening to communities. Translation services are offered to facilitate patient care. An onsite pharmacy provides medications for 45-50& less cost than traditional pharmacies. The center provides a social and community service manager that can assist patients and other community members with services such as: health insurance enrollment, free health and wellness programs, locating rent and utility assistance programs, finding employment, and lifeline cell phone programs.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Sliding scale based on income and family size, private insurance, and some TennCare
Address
1035 14th Ave N., Nashville, TN 37208
Phone Number
(615) 327-9400
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/17/2019

Meharry Total Health and Dental

Resource Title
Meharry Total Health and Dental
Source/Organization
Meharry Medical College
Description
Meharry Medical College provides medical and dental services at this satellite clinic offering some evening hours. In addition to primary care, pediatric and Ob/GYN services are offered as well as wellness physicals, vaccines and routine dental care. Most health care insurances are honored including Medicaid; financial aid is available for those in need.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Offers financial assistance.
Address
5352 Hickory Hollow Parkway, Antioch, TN 37013
Phone Number
(615) 963-2800
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
10/11/2021

Mental Health Cooperative (MHC)

Resource Title
Mental Health Cooperative (MHC)
Source/Organization
Mental Health Cooperative (MHC)
Description
The Mental Health Cooperative takes a holistic approach to treating and supporting individuals with mental illness, behavioral, and emotional disorders. MHC treats all age groups; treatment is outpatient-based and includes access to primary care facilities and a pharmacy. In-home and in-school programs are offered for children. Individual, group, and family therapy is offered. Mobile and telephone crisis services are available. MHC also offers substance abuse therapy for individuals with co-existing mental illness. Case Managers at MHC can provide assistance locating resources for housing, budget & financial needs, medical & dental care, employment, education, social support, and transportation options. Youth services include assistance with juvenile justice court.
Type of Service
Face to Face, Telephone
Fee
Contact the facility
Address
275 Cumberland Bend, Nashville, TN 37228
Phone Number
(615) 726-3340; Crisis Line (615) 726-0125
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/17/2019

Metro Public Health Department

Resource Title
Metro Public Health Department
Source/Organization
Metro Public Health Department
Description
Metro Nashville and Davidson County’s Public Health Department offers preventive health services, behavioral health programs, dental care, and disease screening to children and adults on a sliding payment scale basis. Programs are also available for smoking cessation and food-related needs. Three Health Center locations (Lentz Public Health Center, East Public Health Center, and Woodbine Public Health Center) serve Davidson County.
Type of Service
Face to Face, Telephone
Fee
Sliding Scale
Address
2500 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN 37209
Phone Number
615-340-5616
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
10/11/2021

Metro Public Health Dept. - Woodbine Public Health Center - Primary Health Care

Resource Title
Metro Public Health Dept. - Woodbine Public Health Center - Primary Health Care
Source/Organization
Metro Public Health Dept.
Description
Metro Nashville and Davidson County Woodbine Public Health Center offers preventive health services, behavioral health programs, dental care, and disease screening to children and adults on a sliding payment scale basis.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Sliding scale
Address
224 Oriel Avenue, Nashville, TN 37210
Phone Number
(615) 862-7940
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
10/11/2021

Neighborhood Health

Resource Title
Neighborhood Health
Source/Organization
Neighborhood Health
Description
Neighborhood Health provides affordable primary, preventive, and women’s healthcare to Middle Tennessee residents. Also offered are counseling services and dental care that is either free or on a sliding scale. Special consideration is given for homeless individuals. Additional services include a 24-hour call line to speak to a provider about health concerns, counselors to help find health coverage, and interpreter services. Homeless clients have access to psychiatric, mental health/substance abuse, and transportation services.
Type of Service
Face to Face, Telephone
Fee
No
Address
Administrative Offices: 2711 Foster Avenue, Nashville, TN 37210
Phone Number
(615) 227-3000
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/19/2019

Planned Parenthood - Nashville Health Center

Resource Title
Planned Parenthood - Nashville Health Center
Source/Organization
Planned Parenthood
Description
Focusing on preventive health, Planned Parenthood provides reproductive health care, pregnancy testing, testing for sexually transmitted disease, sex education, and general health information to women, men (infertility, birth control), and teens.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Major insurance is accepted. Payment based on a sliding scale is also available.
Address
412 D.B. Todd Blvd, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
866-711-1717
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/19/2019

Priest Lake Family and Women's Health Center

Resource Title
Priest Lake Family and Women's Health Center
Source/Organization
Priest Lake Family and Women's Health Center
Description
Priest Lake Clinic provides primary care services, pediatrics, social work services, preventive care, social work services, and integrated behavioral health for the uninsured or those with little financial means. Urgent care services are also offered. Fees for prescriptions and onsite lab tests are on a sliding scale of payment and may be free of charge. The clinic is part of the University Community Health Services network.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Sliding Scale Fee, Medicaid/TennCare, Medicare, Private insurance are accepted. Sliding fee based on income and family size.
Address
2637 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217
Phone Number
(615) 292-9770
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/19/2019