Material Needs - Food

American Red Cross (Tennessee Region)

Resource Title
American Red Cross (Tennessee Region)
Source/Organization
American Red Cross
Description
The American Red Cross provides disaster relief & recovery services for the public, and 24/7 emergency financial help for military service members and veterans.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
No
Address
2201 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
(800) 733-2767
E-mail

Not applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
10/20/2021

Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Resource Title
Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Source/Organization
Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Description
Bridges provides education, advocacy, and referral services for people who are deaf or hearing impaired Specific referral services include interpretating services, preparation for employment, housing assistance, aid finding medical care, food assistance, financial counseling, housing aid, and rent and utility assistance. The Bridges Fitness Center offers workout facilities Monday-Friday.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
No
Address
935 Edgehill Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
(615) 248-8828
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
4/28/2017

Catholic Charities of Tennessee (Refugee Services)

Resource Title
Catholic Charities of Tennessee (Refugee Services)
Source/Organization
Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc.
Description
Catholic Charities’ Refugee Services encompass resettlement assistance (including finding housing, clothing & home furniture, help securing employment, referrals to language classes and access to case workers to help immigrants find the social services they need. The Youth Program specifically focuses on enhancing integration into the local school system and the provision of tutoring and academic enrichment activities. An Elders Program facilitates opportunites for social engagement.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
No
Address
10 South 6th Street, Nashville, TN 37206
Phone Number
(615) 259-3567
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
4/28/2017

Disabled American Veterans (Nashville TN Chapter)

Resource Title
Disabled American Veterans (Nashville TN Chapter)
Source/Organization
Disabled American Veterans
Description
DAV offers a range of physical, emotional, and financial services for veterans and their families. In addition to informing veterans of the government services available to them, DAV assists in providing transportation, housing, and employment. During times of crisis and disaster, DAV's Disaster Relief Program can provide assistance for food, clothing, safety, and temporary shelter needs.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
No
Address
110 9th Avenue South, Suite A - 308 Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
(615) 695-6384
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
4/28/2017

Dismas House of Nashville

Resource Title
Dismas House of Nashville
Source/Organization
Dismas House of Nashville
Description
Dismas House of Nashville is a transitional re-entry and social support program for individuals recently released from incarceration. In addition to housing, Dismas House services extend to developing life skills such as maintaining personal finances,mental health counseling, substance abuse treatment, access to case managers who assist with finding employment and health care.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Rates vary; please visit organization website for details.
Address
2424 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
615-297-4511
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
7/20/2022

Faith Family Medical Center

Resource Title
Faith Family Medical Center
Source/Organization
Faith Family Medical Clinic
Description
Faith Family Medical Center offers primary care to low-income, uninsured, or underinsured families. Through the Women’s Health Initiative provides women’s health services and women’s health issues education. As part of its wellness advocacy, the Center also hosts a community garden to teach clients about gardening and nutrition.

Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
Sliding scale fee, ranging from $25-$60 per visit
Address
326 21st Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
(615) 341-0808
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/12/2019

FiftyForward

Resource Title
FiftyForward
Source/Organization
FiftyForward
Description
FiftyFoward addresses the social, supportive, and nutritional needs of adults aged 50 and older. Services include a licensed adult daycare, meals on wheels food distribution, supportive services related to daily life, in-home social services, and group travel and entertainment outings. Programs are also available to offer assistance with housing, safety and domestic violence, transportation, and substance abuse counseling.
Type of Service
Face to Face, Telephone
Fee
No
Address
174 Rains Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203
Phone Number
(615) 743-3400
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/13/2019

Greater Nashville Regional Council Area Agency on Aging and Disability

Resource Title
Greater Nashville Regional Council Area Agency on Aging and Disability
Source/Organization
Greater Nashville Regional Council
Description
The Area Agency on Aging and Disability provides multiple services and programs for elder residents (age 60 and older) of Davidson and the surrounding 12 counties. Services include exercise acitivies at are senior centers, home-delivered meals, social programs, and transportation assistance for social and medical needs. A referral helpline is also available for assistance connecting to local agencies and helpful resources. The agency provides a program to aid with Medicare information.
Type of Service
Face to Face, Telephone
Fee
Service fees vary and some programs use a sliding income scale. Participants are not refused if unable to pay. Contact the organization for more information.
Address
501 Union Street, 6th Floor, Nashville, TN 37219-1705
Phone Number
Davidson County: (615) 862-8840
E-mail

Not Applicable

Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/13/2019

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

HELP Center

Resource Title
HELP Center
Source/Organization
The HELP Center
Description
The HELP Center supports, ex-offenders, offenders, and low-income individuals in Middle TN with workforce and HiSET preparation classes, assistance finding rental properties, an emergency food pantry, and counseling to facilitate readjustment.
Type of Service
Face to Face
Fee
No
Address
3918 Dickerson Pike Suite E, Nashville, TN 37207
Phone Number
(615) 349-8349
Targeted Population(s)
Date of Last Record Review
6/14/2019