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Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health Resource Finder

This directory, curated by the Center for Knowledge Management (CKM), provides access to resources supporting the social and behavioral health needs of the community. Resources in the directory can be searched by health determinant domain, targeted population, and title keywords. Recommend a new resource or submit an edit for an existing resource by using the Resource Suggestion Form.

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Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Metro Public Health Department
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Adults, Children, Families, Men, Women
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.
Domain(s):
Alcohol Use, Material Needs - Food, Personal Finances, Material Needs - Dental, Medical/Medicine, Vision, Insurance
Geographic Location:
Davidson County
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Metro Public Health Dept.
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Adults, Children, Men, Women
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.
Domain(s):
Personal Finances, Material Needs - Dental, Medical/Medicine, Vision
Geographic Location:
Davidson County
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Metropolitan Nashville-Davidson
Targeted Population(s):
Adults, Men, Women
Description:
The Family Safety Center provides resources for several safety-related concerns (e.g., domestic violence, burglary victim information, safe walking tips). The Center provides many free and confidential services in areas such as safety planning, danger assessment, orders of protection, counseling, and crisis intervention. Help is also available for emergency food assistance, shelter/housing assistance, and children's services.
Domain(s):
Domestic Violence, Safety
Geographic Location:
Davidson County
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Meals on Wheels
Targeted Population(s):
Elderly
Description:
Meals on Wheels provides free meals to senior citizens in 13 counties of Middle Tennessee. Volunteers visit the homes of seniors and provide meals and additional support, such as pet food. Seniors must be over the age of 60 to be eligible for the program.
Domain(s):
Material Needs - Food, Social Support
Geographic Location:
Rutherford County, Williamson County, Wilson County, Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency
Targeted Population(s):
Adults, Elderly, Men, Women
Description:
Mid-Cumberland Public Transit provides curb-to-curb rural transportation with flexible schedules. Rides are scheduled first come first served, with medical appointments given priority. Individuals can schedule a ride by contacting their local Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency county office by email or phone.
Domain(s):
Transportation
Geographic Location:
Rutherford County, Williamson County, Wilson County, Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Monroe Harding
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Adults, Men, Women
Description:
Targeted at young men and women, ages 16 - 26, who have aged out of foster care or state custody, Monroe Harding provides programs that aid in finding housing, employment and the development of life skills. GED preparation, college planning, and therapy for trauma-related life experiences are also provided.
Domain(s):
Education, Employment, Housing, Safety, Social Support, Stress
Geographic Location:
Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Morning Star Sanctuary Inc.
Targeted Population(s):
Adults, Children, Women
Description:
Morning Star provides refuge for victims of domestic violence – both women and their children. In addition to emergency shelter, Morning Star offers counseling, referrals to community resources, legal/court advocacy, and support groups. Emergency shelter is available and residents are provided with basic food, clothing, transportation, and safety needs.
Domain(s):
Domestic Violence, Housing, Material Needs - Clothing, Material Needs - Food, Safety, Social Support, Transportation
Geographic Location:
Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Mother to Mother
Targeted Population(s):
Children, Families
Description:
Mother to Mother provides diapers, car seats, and other childcare essentials to mothers and families in need. Additionally, Mother to Mother offers resources to help mothers and children find safe housing.
Domain(s):
Housing, Material Needs - Child Care, Material Needs - General
Geographic Location:
Davidson County, Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Nashville Adult Literacy Council
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Men, Women
Description:
The Nashville Adult Literacy Council is a nonprofit association that teaches adults how to improve their reading and writing skills. General equivalency degree (GED) classes are offered at probation centers and parole offices in Davidson County. Additionally, the Nashville Adult Literacy Council offers English language classes and citizenship test tutoring for immigrants.
Domain(s):
Education, Incarceration, Language
Geographic Location:
Davidson County
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Nashville Career Advancement Center
Targeted Population(s):
Adults, Men, Women
Description:
The Nashville Career Advancement Center (NCAC) provides opportunities job training and counseling and seeks to connect individuals with employment openings in Middle Tennessee. The NCAC offers adult education and literacy services, and specific services for veterans and individuals with disabilities. The organization partners with four American Job Centers in the region, to offer workforce development.
Domain(s):
Education, Material Needs - General, Veterans
Geographic Location:
Davidson County
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Nashville Cares
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Adults, Men, Women
Description:
Some programs may require a fee. Contact the organization for more information about fees and payment options.
Domain(s):
Insurance, Material Needs - Dental, Medical/Medicine, Vision, Social Support
Geographic Location:
Davidson County, Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Nashville International Center for Empowerment
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Adults, Families
Description:
The Nashville International Center for Empowerment (NICE) provides information, support, and opportunities for refugees and immigrants in Middle Tennessee. NICE programs are focused on education, resettlement, employment, health, and immigration.
Domain(s):
Education, Employment, Housing, Language, Material Needs - Dental, Medical/Medicine, Vision, Material Needs - General, Refugees
Geographic Location:
Davidson County, Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Nashville Launch Pad
Targeted Population(s):
Young Adults
Description:
Nashville Launch Pad provides temporary, safer, street-free sleeping shelters for unhoused young adults, with a focus on being accepting of LGBTQ+ individuals. Both longer term (six months) and emergency shelter options are provided.
Domain(s):
Housing, Material Needs - General, Safety, Social Support
Geographic Location:
Davidson County, Middle Tennessee
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Metro Transit Authority
Targeted Population(s):
Adults, Men, Women
Description:
AccessRide is a publically-funded program of Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) providing low cost rides for individuals unable to use the regular city buses due to disabilities. AccessRide uses special vans to accommodate individuals with limited mobility, their service dogs and their personal care attendants. Eligibility is established through an American with Disabilities Act worksheet; reservations are required to schedule a ride.
Domain(s):
Personal Finances, Transportation
Geographic Location:
Davidson County
Resource Title:
Source/Organization:
Metro Transit Authority
Targeted Population(s):
Adolescents, Adults, Men, Women, Elderly
Description:
MTA provides bus transportation around metro Nashville to the general public. Bus schedules and routes are available on the web, in paper format, and also within the bus shelters. Exact change is recommended when paying upon entering the bus; drivers can only issue "change cards" for future use for passengers who do not have exact change. A variety of access cards are available for purchase (including 7-day passes, 20-ride passes, etc.) and can be bought online or at the Music City Central Station downtown and via any payment means. An AccessRide service is available for individuals with disabilities who are not able to ride the regular bus routes. Discounted rates are available for seniors 65 and older and people with disabilities with a qualifying ID card (e.g. Medicare).
Domain(s):
Personal Finances, Transportation
Geographic Location:
Davidson County