It can be challenging to do your best in class if you have trouble meeting basic needs, like having a safe place to live and sleep and/or have difficulty feeding yourself and/or your family.
Then please let us know by emailing:
We are here to help!
Tennessee’s Community Service Help Line
You can also dial 2-1-1
Aid to Distressed Families of Appalachian Counties (ADFAC) (Anderson County)
Cumberland Good Samaritans (Cumberland County only)
Empower Upper Cumberland (Cumberland, Fentress and other mid TN counties)
Mid-East Community Action Agency (Roane and Loudon Counties only)
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
The Cookeville Office serves Cumberland and Fentress Counties
The Oak Ridge Office serves Anderson, Campbell, Morgan, Roane, and Scott Counties
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Counties Served: Loudon County & Knox County
Morgan Scott Project - helps low income families in Scott and Morgan Counties
Skill Up TN
Skill Up TN is a program to help eligible individuals receiving SNAP benefits (but not TANF) gain skills, training, and work experience needed to get a good job.
Roane State Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity or national origin, sex, disability, age, status as protected veteran or any other class protected by Federal or State laws and regulation and by Tennessee board of Regents policies with respect to employment, programs, and activities. View full non-discrimination policy.