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Northeast Family Resource Center

The Northeast Family Resource Center (FRC) hosted by Magness-Potter is a collaboration of service providers.  See below for a complete list

Organization Contact Programs / Services
Berry Street Chapel Steve and Ernie Simms  
225 Berry Street email:  steve_simms
Nashville, TN  37207 email:  
Black Children's Institute of Tennessee Jaunita Veasy, Executive Director Direct advocacy support of all issues that improve the quality of life
1107 Chapel Avenue, Suite 201 email: for minority, poor and at-risk children living in poverty, entering the 
Nashville, TN  37206   juvenile justice system, the child protective service system, and provides
Phone: 615-366-5530   information, referral, and advocacy support to families who have 
Fax: 615-360-7843   been exposed to, or victims of, violent criminal acts.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Janet King Matches children ages 6 through 18 with volunteer mentors in professionally
1704 Charlotte Avenue  Suite 130 email: supported  one-to-one relationships, both school-based and community-based.
Nashville, TN  37203 website:  
Caldwell Elementary Enhanced Option Michael Ross Educational services for students in the Maplewood Cluster.  Grades Pre-K .
401 Meridian Street email: through 4th.
Nashville, TN  37207    
Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc. Marie Gilland In-home parenting counseling for at-risk families, families with a child born
Suite 201 email: drug affected or with a life threatening illness, and families dealing with 
20 White Bridge Road   trauma from violence.  Also offers individual or group counseling for children
Nashville, TN  37205   ages 5-18 who have experienced violence/trauma.  Some programs are free.
Phone: 615-352-9520  x230    
Catholic Charities - Families First  Wayne Hale  
10 South 6th Street Employment Career Specialist  
Nashville, TN  37206    
Child Support Services Of Tennessee Julie Fletcher, Program Manager  
222 2nd Avenue North  Ste. 600  
Nashville, TN  37201 website:  
City Church    
108 Chapel Avenue    
Nashville, TN  37206    
Cleveland Street Baptist Church Chlora Nicholson Church services, Celebrate Recovery Program, and neighborhood outreach programs 
608 Cleveland Street email: including Meals-On-Wheels, Big Brothers of Nashville, Red Cross Nurses' 
Nashville, TN  37207   Guild Training, Bordeaux and Cumberland Nursing Homes Ministries, Salvation Army
615-227-1149   Angel Tree, Second Harvest Food Bank, and POGO (East Nashville).
Department of Children's Services Jackie Bryant  
436 6th Avenue North email:  
Nashville, TN      
Fifty Forward Logan Blomberg, BSW Provides a spectrum of services to help those age 55+ who are less active and in 
174 Raines Avenue Living at Home Care Manager Coordinator need of assistance to remain living independently in their homes with dignity and
Nashville, TN  37203 email: respect.  Through the Living At Home Program case managers perform an in depth,
615-743-3416   in home assessment to determine the needs of each individual and can help apply 
    for services, housing, food stamps, Social Security, and Medicare.
Fifty Forward RSVP Shannon Duke, Director RSVP is a program designed to place adults 55+ into a volunteer service that meets 
174 Raines Avenue email: critical community needs.  RSVP conducts an interview and an interest assessment
Nashville, TN  37203 website: for potential volunteers to identify possible community matches.  Volunteers can 
615-743-3424   receive recognition, accident/liability insurance, and access to numerous opportunities.
Front Porch Ministry Thom and Michele Hazelip Front Porch Ministry is a non-profit ministry that is housed in the McFerrin Park 
PO Box 281827 email: Community, one block from the Salvation Army, and serves to support at-risk
Nashville, TN  37228 website: kids and moms who are in need of hope and relationship.  The Hazelip family
615-268-6332   intentionally moved to this inner-city neighborhood to make a difference in the
615-438-1099   community by impacting lives through building relationships and meeting 
    needs in the community.  Please go to website for more information.
FSNB Audrey Gray A full-service Bank locatted in Wal-Mart.  With proper I.D. an account
2341 Murfreesboro Pike email: can be opened without a deposit.  Direct Deposits accounts are 
Nashville, TN  37217 Hellois Bright interest-bearing.
Phone: 615-361-4128 email:  
Glenn Elementary Enhanced Option Beth Schroeder Serves grades PK through 4.
322 Cleveland Street email:  
Nashville, TN  37207    
Goodwill Career Solutions Jameka Evans, Trainer/Recruiter Provides job readiness training and placement assistance.  Upon completion of
919 8th Avenue South email: training clients are assigned a Career Counselor who will help with employment
Nashville, TN  37203   direction and provide job leads.  Clients also have free access to computers, phones,
615-346-1284   and fax machines as well as basic computer assistance from the staff.
Healthy Start    
I.C. White Stone Foundation Kimberly Tucker, Founder/President We locate single mothers throughout the community, compile a list of their needs
  email: and their talents, and distribute the list to the other single mothers in our group.  We
Nashville, TN   then become each others' network of help and support.  We have the same program
615-942-5440   for their kids.  By volunteering within their neighborhoods our group can be seen as
615-226-1670   a resource provider rather than a resource user.
Interfaith Dental Clinic Betsy Buntin The mission of the Interfaith Dental Clinic is to restore, protect,and improve the oral
1721 Patterson Street email: health of uninsured, low-income working people and their children in the greater
Nashville, TN  37203 website: Nashville area through access to affordable quality dental care and education.
Kipp Academy Nashville Sarah Mulligan, Ed.S, NCC  
123 Douglas Avenue email:
Nashville, TN  37207    
Leaps 'n Bounds Enrichment Preschool Susan Joshlin, Director Preschool and Child Enrichment Programs
300 West Trinity Lane    
Nashville, TN  37207    
Manna - Food Security Partners email: Manna-FSP's mission is to end hunger and transform the community's food system
2105 20th Avenue North   strategies including advocacy and systems change, improving access to healthy food 
Nashville, TN  37212   for low-income and vunerable populations, supporting a strong local food system,
615-385-2286   and education about hunger, obesity, and food systems issues.
Martha O'Bryan Center Yolanda C. Vaughn, M.S.  
711 South Seventh Street Director Of Family Services  
Nashville, TN  37206-3895 email:  
McFerrin Park Community Center Mario Meddling Gymnasium, elavated running track, fitness room, game room and crafts center.
310 Grace Street    
Nashville, TN  37207    
McGruder Family Resource Center   Community hub for health, social services and school information.  Services include early
2013 25th Avenue North   intervention, family outreach, case management, youth development, mental health services,
Nashville, TN 37208   financial education, basic computer skills, nutrition education and adult education.
McNeilly Infant & Toddler Center Nelda Fulghum Affordable, quality childcare for children 16 months to 12 years of age whose parents
611 Stockell Street email: are working, in job training, or in school.  Parenting education and social services are
Nashville, TN  37207 Lynne Collier provided for families on enrolled children.
615-255-0554 email:  
MDHA Deborah Prowell MDHA administers the public housing and Section 8 programs to income eligible
701 South 6th Street email: persons meeting HUD guidelines: displaced persons by government action, 
Nashville, TN  37206   elderly/disabled, families with children, homeless, or single individuals. 
Phone: 615-252-8400    
Meharry Medical Center / CoverKids Raymond Mitchell  
1005 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Boulevard email:  
Nashville, TN  37208 Mario Robinson  
615-327-6000 email:  
Meharry Medical College Maxine Chandler-August  
Nashville, TN    
Metro Action Commission Julie Malone  
1624 5th Avenue North email:  
Nashville, TN  37208 Candis Rhedman  
615-862-8860 email:  
MNPD - East Precinct    
Metro Student Attendance Center Eric Thomas Moniters children who have been arrested for skipping school in an 
945 Dr. Richard G. Adams Drive email: effort to raise attendance as well as improve youth behavior  in the
Nashville, TN   Nashville community.
Phone: 615-880-1804    
Nashville City Council - District 5 Jamie Hollin, Counselman  
National Council on Aging Carla Rutkowski, Intake Specialist  
1161 Murfreesboro Pike email:  
Nashville, TN.  37217 website:  
Nashville Career Advanvement Center Lisa Pote  
621 Mainstream Drive   Ste. 210 email:  
Nashville, TN  37228-1210    
Nashville Career Advancement Center Monica McLaurine  
78 Lafayette Street Community Career Development Facilitator  
Nashville, TN  37210 email:  
615-880-3393 website:  
Neighborhoods Resource Center Carol McCullough Non-profit dedicated to assisting Nashville residents in the formation and
1312 3rd Avenue North email: development of neighborhood-related organizations.
Nashville, TN  37208    
New Beginnings Baptist Church    
600 North 2nd Street    
Nashville, TN  37207    
New Living Stone Church    
330 Hancock Street    
Nashville, TN  37207    
Oasis Community Impact Walter Thomas  
1415 17th Avenue North email:  
Nashvelle, TN  37206    
PENCIL Foundation Connie Williams Administers eight educational programs that involve the community as mentors
421 Great Circle Road email: and volunteers, provides academic enrichment opportunities, prepares 
Nashville, TN  37228   students for graduation, and gets school supplies into the hands of children who
615-242-3167   need them.  There is always a need for Reading tutors, Math tutors, English-
    language Learner tutors.
Residential Resources, Inc. Rosalind Robinson, Founder/President HUD and THDA certified Comprehensive Affordable Housing Services Agency.  The
Suite 103 email: services consist of homebuyer counseling, homeowner counseling, rental and
604 Gallatin Road website: prospective tenant counseling, predatory lending counseling, default and loss  
Nashville, TN  37206   mitigation counseling, financial literacy and money management, credit reporting
615-650-9779   and credit repair, and affordable housing construction.
Riverchase Apartments Amy O'Saile, Business Manager  
590 Joseph Avenue email:  
Nashville, Tn.  37207    
Riverchase Youth Life Learning Center Mashon Graves  
Nashville, TN 37207    
Room In The Inn   Housing, day shelter, showers, phone and mail.
Campus For Human Development    
532 8th Avenue South    
Nashville, Tn.  37203    
Salvation Army Emergency Services Linda Meeks, Director Provides rent and utilities assistance as well as clothing vouchers to low-
611 Stockell Street email: income, no-income, and disabled clients who attend a money management 
Nashville, TN  37207   class.  Appointments are required.  Food boxes are distributed Monday thru  
Phone: 615-255-0554   Thursday from 1:00pm - 4:00pm, no appointment necessary
Salvation Army Transitional Housing April Calvin, Families Coordinator We provide transitional housing to those who are in a state of crisis and homeless.  We
631 Dickerson Pike provide intense case management, budgeting, counseling, life skills, GED, bus passes
Nashville, TN  37207 Rocenta Woods, Singles Coordinator for job search, referrals to safe and affordable housing, and follow-up services.  We 
615-242-0411   email: accept referrals from any agency as well as self referrals.  Clients must be able to work
    full time, be 30 days clean of any alcohol or drugs, and willing to work on issues that 
    may be affecting them.
Sexual Assault Center Alisha Jones Provides sexual assault services through counseling and education, to residents of
101 French Landing Drive email: middle Tennessee, to end sexual violence and promote healing for children, adults,
Nashville TN  37228   and families.
Shade Tree Family Clinic Shannon Jordan, LMSW Shade Tree Family Clinic is a free health clinic run by Vanderbilt medical students.
222 Grace Street email: They provide services to patients and the community such as Health Fairs, a Veggie
Nashville, TN  37207-5802   garden, Diabetes health education and resources, smoking cessation programs, 
615-255-8226   weight-loss programs, walking groups, coat and turkey give-aways,mental health
615-818-6530  for appointment   and dental referrals, social work and pregnancy programs.  The goal of the clinic is 
    to address the acute and chronic health needs of uninsured and underinsured
    patients in the East Nashville area.
Shwab Elementary Dianne Gilbert Educational services for children in grades Pre-K through 4th, plus a wide variety of 
1500 Dickerson Pike email: specialty classes and programs.
Nashville TN  37207    
615-262-6725  x1920    
Siloam Family Health Center   Health services for the uninsured - does not bill patients and does not file insurance.
820 Gale Lane   patientsare asked to make a contribution depending on the services rendered and
Nashville, Tn.  37204   their financial ability.  No one is ever turned away because they can't afford to 
615-298-5406   contribute to the ministry.
St. Anns' Episcopal Church    
419 Woodland Street    
Nashville, TN  37206    
St. Thomas Jobs In Healthcare Sherita Brown Job search service for those seeking employment in the healthcare field.
Nashville, TN    
Streetworks HIV testing, counseling and prevention
520 sylvan Street    
Nashville, TN  37206    
Taking Charge Matthew Conic  
625 Benton Avenue email:  
Nashville, TN  37204    
TennderCare Community Outreach Tony Halton Community preventative health outreach for families on TennCare.
311 23rd Avenue North email: Advocates the importance of yearly exams for children to detect/
Nashville, TN  37203   prevent health conditions that could impair the ability to grow, learn,
Phone: 615-340-2260   and develop in a healthy manner.
Tennessee Justice Center Eben Cathey, Outreach Intern  
301 Charlotte Avenue email:  
Nashville, Tn.  37201 website:  
Tennessee State University Norma Mason, M.Ed. Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance
3500 John A. Merritt Boulevard email: Center of Excellence for Learning Sciences
Box 9500 website:  
Nashville, Tn.  37209-1561    
The Guardian Angels Pastor Gurley  
600 North 2nd Street    
Nashville, Tn.  37207    
UNHS - NE Family Clinic    
222 Grace Street    
Nashville, TN  37207    
Urban Housing Solutions Rusty Lawrence, Executive Director Affordable housing
411 Murfreesboro Pike    
Nashville, Tn.  37210    
US Bank Paul Barton, Branch Manager  
1010 Glenbrook Way email:  
Hendersonville, Tn.  37075    
Village West Apartments Alicia Flores Low income housing property with apartments for rent.
4404 Tennessee Avenue email:  
Nashville, TN    
Phone: 615-269-0404    
1000 Church Street    
Nashville, TN  37203    
YWCA - Transitional Housing Markia Gupton, Counselor  
1608 Woodmont Boulevard email:  
Nashville, Tn.  37215 website:  
YWCA - Domestic Violence Center Holly Brooks, Counselor  
1608 Woodmont Boulevard email:  
Nashville, TN.  37215    


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