United Way 2-1-1
2-1-1 is a free and confidential service helping people across the Tennessee Valley find the local resources they need when they need them. 2-1-1 offers information about food, housing, employment, transportation, health services, eldercare, and other crisis hotlines. If you or someone you know is in need of help, simply dial 2-1-1, text your zip code to 898-211, or visit their website to connect with a Community Resource Specialist about the options available. Click here for a list of COVID-19 specific resources.
Are you a grandparent or other relative (age 55 and older) providing care to a child under the age of 18? Do you have a legal relationship with the child? Do you need a break? Does the child need tutoring services? The Southeast Tennessee Agency on Aging and Disability’s Family Caregiver Support Program provides respite to the caregiver while the child attends tutoring with Sylvan Tutoring Services. If interested, call Theresa Jorgensen at 423-298-3269 for more information.
Several New Parent Training Webinars Added!
Click here to register for several new FREE parent training webinars offered through Vanderbilt on topics like toilet training, managing virtual school, and navigating resources.
The Chattanooga Autism Center is a parent and advocate driven 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides lifespan support and services for people with Autism Spectrum Disorders and for their families. The center also serves as an advocacy resource and builds awareness about autism in our region.