Do you know about the 2-1-1 help lines?
One of the easiest ways to get help is by dialing 2-1-1, Tennessee’s community services help line. When you call, you’ll get a real person, one who is trained to help you sort out your needs, and then give you phone numbers and addresses of the closest places where you can get help.
The Nationial Help Line is a free an confidential service that helps people throughout North America find the local resources they need. The service is available 24/7.