Help and Resources

Each Tab below contains more information about how to reach other experts to help with problems concerning addiction or alcoholism or how to obtain charitable support.  We hope you will reach out to us or these resources for assistance.

Emergency and National Hotlines

211 Tennessee Hotline

Free hotline that provides local business numbers and services: simply dial 211

American Red Cross

Disaster relief, support for military families, health and safety training and education, blood donations, international services

501 Memorial Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Bedford County Rescue Club

Technical rescue services including water rescue, land searches, and animal rescues. Also provides traffic control assistance and emergency medical standby at local community events.

433 East Depot St
Shelbyville, TN 37160

Centerstone 24-hour Crisis Hotline

Available 24/7 to help with mental health crisis situations, suicidal thoughts, and more

604 Wall St
Shelbyville, TN 37160

Contact Lifeline

24 hour crisis hotline for problems with suicide, depression, referrals to other agencies

P O Box 1614
Tullahoma, TN 37388

TN Poison Center Hotline (American Association of Poison Control)

Statewide poison emergency information and resources.

National Drug Helpline

Offers 24/7 drug and alcohol help to those struggling with addiction. They provide information regarding treatment and recovery.

24-hour Alcoholics Anonymous Hotline

Talk to another alcoholic (recovering) to get help to stop drinking and get connected to support.

(English) 510-839-8900
(Spanish) 510-502-8560

Name / Description Address Contact Information
Citizens for Homeless Relief, Inc. 712 1st Ave., Tullahoma, TN 931-393-4818
Provides food, clothing, and 37388
temporary shelter for the homeless
Cross Shelter 116 Hickory Dr., Shelbyville ,TN 931-639-0090
Provides food, clothing, and 37160
temporary shelter for the homeless
Haven of Hope 304 East Depot St., Shelbyville, TN 931-684-1634
Domestic abuse shelter that provides 37160 (First Baptist) Office: 931-680-3005
case management, counseling, Hotline: 1-800-435-7739
housing assistance, crisis intervention,
education, advocacy
Homes of Hope of Bedford Co., Inc. P.O. Box 2239 931-205-6869
Provides a Christian host family for 605 DelRay St.
children when families are in Shelbyville, TN 37160
Parent and Domestic Violence Helpline 800-356-6767
For domestic violence help. Also provives
Spanish-speaking and English-speaking
counselors for parenting questions and
Sexual Assault Center 101 French Landing Dr. 615-259-9055 (office)
Mission: to provide healing for Nashville, TN 800-879-1999 (crisis support)
children, adults, and families
affected by sexual assault and to
end sexual violence through
counseling, education, and advocacy
Youth Villages
Services emotionally troubled young 115 Dyer St., Columbia, TN 931-560-4220
people through intensive in-home 38401
services, foster care, transitional living,
adoption, and specialized crisis services

Name/Description Address Contact
Believers Faith Fellowship 1293 Church St., Christiana, TN 37037 615-535-2777
Blankenship United Methodist 3602 Midland Rd., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-437-2599
Calvary Baptist 405 Lane Parkway, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-1870
Cannon United Methodist 1001 Cannon Blvd., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-4767
Christ Lutheran 500 Elm St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-0202
Church of God of Prophesy 1014 West Lane St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-728-1825
(Angel Wings Program:
Every third Tuesday::food/clothing
Quarterly:medical screenings
Edgemont Baptist 150 Fairfield Pike, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-7676
Application process for Christmas
boxes (food clothes, toys, other)
Episcopal Church of the Redeemer 203 East Lane, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-5506
Fair Haven Baptist 2726 Hwy 231 N., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-680-9803
Fairlane Church of Christ 101 Dow Dr., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-1583
Food boxes available
First Assembly of God 2510 Hwy 231 N., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-4809
First Baptist 304 East Depot St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-1634
First Church of Nazarene 834 Union St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-3664
First Presbyterian 600 N. Brittain St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-6541
Gateway Church 1250 Madison St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-2794
House of Prayer 865 Union St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-685-0079
Lifesong Family Church of Shelbyville 2011 S. Cannon Blvd., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-359-6112
third Thursday 4-6
food till it is gone
Midland Baptist 3109 Midland Fosterville Rd., Bell Buckle, TN 37020 615-713-0572
Mt. Zion Baptist 506 Hill Street, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-5807
food Tues. 9-11am
Shelbyville Mills Baptist 900 Union St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-3625
Food boxes Wed. evenings
by appointment
Shiloh United Methodist 2547 Hwy 64 West, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-694-0972
St. Williams Catholic Church 500 South Brittain St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-8745
Victory Celebration Revival 1000 Colorado Blvd., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-680-0302
Whittaker Church of God 1200 Bethlehem Church Rd, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-703-7099
Name (Description) Address Phone
Adult Learning Center 326 East Depot St., Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-684-8635
Adult Higher Education, GED
Boys & Girls Club of Bedford Co. 1055 Madison St., Shelbyville, TN 37162 931-735-6525
Youth development organization with
activities/ programs in areas of:
Good Character & Citizenship
Academic success
Healthy Lifestyles
Cascade Elementary School 2998 Fairfield Pike, Wartrace, TN 37183 931-389-0031
Cascade Middle & High School 1165 Bell Buckle Wartrace Rd., Wartrace, TN 37183 931-399-9389
Catholic Charities of TN, Inc. 30 White Bridge Rd., Nashville,TN 37205 615-352-3087
Provides in home educational (Office)
services for parents
CHAP Program: 615-352-3087
Free voluntary programs providing (Material Assist)
in home parenting education,
crisis intervention and case
management for Spanish speaking
families with children 0-8 years old
Community Elementary School 3470 Hwy 41-A North, Unionville,TN 37180 931-685-1417
Community Middle School 3470 Hwy 41-A North, Unionville,TN 37180 931-685-1426
Community High School 100 Community Crossing, Unionville,TN 37180 931-685-1418
Eakin Elementary School 1100 Glen Oaks Rd., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-7852
Early Head Start (Bedford) 515 Tillman St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-0876
Enrolls children 6 weeks-3years old
East Side Elementary School 421 Elliott St.. Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-7112
Financial Health P.O. Box 196, Bell Buckle,TN 37020 931-205-7152
Basic budgeting: investment for the
future, debt recovery, and insurance
Harris Middle School 570 Eagle Blvd, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-5195
Head Start (Harris) 610 Elm St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-773-0033
Head Start (Bedford) 512 Tillman St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-0876
Head Start (North Side) 105 Northside Cir, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-773-0141
Head Start (Shelbyville) 515 Rock St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-8529
Head Start (Wartrace) 112 Bridgeview St., Wartrace,TN 37183 931-389-6406
Learning Way Elementary School 200 Learning Way, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-1425
Liberty School 500 Snell Rd., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-7809
Middle TN Education Center 200 Dover St., Suite J, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-4444
Partnership between Bedford County.
MTSU, and Motlow
Motlow State Community College 6015 Ledford Mill Rd, Tullahoma,TN 37388 800-654-4877
Shelbyville Central High School 401 Eagle Blvd, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-3625
Southside Elementary School 903 South Cannon Blvd., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-7545
Tennessee Vocational Rehabilitation 1618 Railroad Ave, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-5019
Career connection/training for
individuals with disabilities:
program of the Tennessee Dept. of
Human Services, Division of
Rehabilitation Services
Thomas Magnet School 515 Tate Ave., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-6818
Truth and Nails Technical Center 219 Anthony Ln, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-680-9555
Faith-based mentoring and trade skill, (training location)
metal working, wood working, home 988 Warner Bridge Rd, Shelbyville,TN 37160
repair, remodeling, auto repair, and (office)
finish-coating skills
Victory Baptist Academy 2200 North Main St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-8115
School Age Care Program (SAPC) Main office:
Quality before and after school child 500 Madison St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684=3285
care for k-8th grade children. Opens at ext. 1-2231
6am in the morning and fromschool
dismissal time till 6 pm
Cascade School Age Care Program 2998 Fairfield Pike, Bell Buckle,TN 37020 931-389-9446
Community School Age Care Program 3470 Hwy 41A North, Unionville,TN 37180 931-703-3562
Eakin School Age Care Program 1100 Glen Oaks Road, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-0115
East Side School Age Care Program 421 Elliott Street, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-6381
Learning Way School Age Care Program 200 Learning Way, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-703-3562
Liberty School Age Care Program 500 Snell Road, Shelbyville, TN 37160 931-703-3562
Southside School Age Care Program 903 South Cannon Blvd., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-703-3562
Thomas Magnet School Age Care Program 515 Tate Ave., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-4377


Name (Description) Address Phone
Baby and Me Tobacco Free Program 931-684-3426
(Bedford Health Dept.)
Quit smoking and stay smoke-free
during pregnancy and after the baby
is born.
Free diapers available for staying
Bedford County Lions Club 931-685-5278
Eye exams, free glasses for eligible
Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (TDH)
Yearly pelvic exam and pap test (Toll Free)
Church of God of Prophecy 1014 West Lane St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-728-1825
(Angel Wings Program)
Every third Thursday: food / clothing
Quarterly:medical screenings
Community Clinic of Shelbyville 200 Dover St. – Suite 203, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-6772
and Bedford County
Non-profithealthcare organization
seeking to meet the needs of the
working uninsured, low-income adults
Centerstone Early Childhood Services 931-490-1580
Free in-home services for anyone pregnant,
women 15-44, or families with kids age 2 and
under. Offers care coordination, postpartum
depression treatment, Baby & Me (tobacco free),
fatherhood engagement, family education,
and more
Department of Human Services 905 Madison St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-5006
Food stamps, Families First,
Certificates, Medicaid, TennCare
Epilepsy Foundation of Middle and 2002 Richard Jones Rd, Nashville,TN 37215 615-269-7091
West Tennessee
Education services, support, referrals
First Choice Pregnancy Counseling 1102 Madison St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-680-0066
Pregnancy tests, counseling, abortion
information, physician referrals,
STD/abstinence information,
ultrasounds, baby needs, classes
Heritage Home Health 635 North Main St., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-2118
Home-based clinical care
Heritage Medical Center 2835 Hwy 231 N., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-685-5433
Northside Urgent Care 1701 N Main St., #E, Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-1990
TennCare 855-259-0701
TennCare Kids Outreach 931-684-3426
TennCare Kids is a full program of
checkups and health care services
for children who have TennCare.
The free well-child exams check
children’s health at specific ages &
perform physical, behavioral,
developmental, dental, hearing,
vision, and other screening tests to
find any problems for treatment.
The Omni Center 920 Colloredo Blvd., Shelbyville,TN 37160 931-684-3024
A privately owned outpatient
physical therapy clinic for the
treatment of orthopedic problems,
neurological problems, as well as
open wound, burn, back, and neck


Name (Description) Address Phone
Legal Aid Society 281 Industrial Blvd., Tullahoma,TN 37388 931-455-700
legal advice and resources 866-898-0171
Rule 31 Listed Family Mediator 100 Public Square East, 931-684-1010
(David Brown, CPA) Shelbyville, TN 37160
Divorce and Conflict Mediation,
Marital Asset Distribution,
Parenting Plan Development

Bear with us.  More resources will be added as time goes on.