502 Princeton Rd Suite B, Johnson City, TN 37601

(423) 461-0111

Tennessee Mental Health & Substance Abuse Counseling Services



Please Call 2-1-1 Tennessee Statewide Resource Network or www.211virginia.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call 1-800-273-8255
Available 24 hours everyday
Online Chat available.

Health Department Washington County Health Department Christen Minnick, Director 219 Princeton Road Johnson City, TN 37601 (423) 975-2200 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. M-F (Appointment required) WIC Hours: 4:30-7 p.m. Thursday


Food pantries give free food to local residents.

American Red Cross of NE Tennessee - Johnson City office - FOOD

69 Wilson Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 928-3561
Food vouchers
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anyone needing this service
Documents To Bring:  
Walk in or call (423) 928-3561

Second Harvest Food Bank Of Northeast Tennessee, Inc. 

127 Dillon Ct 
Johnson City, TN 37615
(423) 477-4053

American Red Cross of NE Tennessee, Elizabethton office - FOOD

116 Holston Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Community Help Center - Jonesborough

1591 Hwy. 81 North
Jonesborough, TN 37659
(423) 788-0050

Upper East TN Human Development Agency (UETHDA) - Kingsport

301 Louis Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 246-6180

Upper East TN Human Development Agency (UETHDA) - Bristol

713 Volunteer Parkway
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 968-3951

Eligibility requirements for UETHDA services are set by State and Federal funding guidelines and may include income, age, disability, or demonstrated need of a service Eligibility will vary by service and will be determined when an application for service is made.

- Child Care Resource and Referral Center 
- Child Care Certification Program
- Community Services Block Grant Program (CSBG)
- USDA Commodity Program (TEFAP)
- Head Start Program
- Low Income Home Energy Assistance program (LIHEAP)
- Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
- Senior Community Service Employment Program (TITLE V)
- Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Due to State/Federal funding guidelines, UETHDA does not, in any circumstance, provide assistance with deposits.
Mon-Fri, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Salvation Army - Kingsport

505 Dale Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 246-6671
Congregate meals, shelter, clothing.
Mon-Fri, 8:30am - 4:30pm (Office)
Shelter is open 24 hours/7 days per week

American Red Cross of Northeast TN - Temporary Financial Aid

501 South Wilcox Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660

Resident of western half of Sullivan County and Hawkins County

Assistance with shelter is based on a temporary interruption in income.

Salvation Army Bristol

137 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
Bristol, TN 37621
1 (423) 376-4615

Johnson City Downtown Day Center ​East Tennessee State University  Student/University  Health Services  Suite 160 Roy S. Nicks Hall  Phone: 423-439-4225  Fax: 423-439-4560  shserv@etsu.edu  ​The Johnson City Downtown Day Center (JCDDC) is a safe place for homeless individuals to go during the day to receive essential services. These services include: medical and mental health clinics, counseling, Substance Abuse and Trauma groups, case management, washer/dryer services, shower services, and a clothes closet. The JCDDC is open to individuals, families, and youth over the age of 18 years old. Case Managers are on site daily to assist all clients with navigating the homeless services process in Johnson City. These services can include obtaining housing, employment, state ID/birth certificate and applying for SSI/SSDI. The JCDDC is open Monday thru Friday from 7:00 am - 3:30 pm.  The JCDDC is a satellite clinic of the Johnson City Community Health Center (JCCHC).

For the walk-in center nearest you, please call 855-CRISIS-1 (855-274-7471).

Services May Include:

Mental health assessment
Referral to services
Follow-up services


Frontier Health
301 W. Watauga Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37604

Helen Ross McNabb
5310 Ballcamp Pike
Knoxville, TN 37920

Volunteer Behavioral Health
1200 S Willow Avenue 
Cookeville, TN 38506

Volunteer Behavioral Health
413 Spring Street
Chattanooga, TN 37405

Mental Health Cooperative
275 Cumberland Bend, Ste. 237
Nashville, TN  37228

Pathways of Tennessee
238 Summar Drive
Jackson, TN 38301

Alliance Healthcare Services
951 Court Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103

Cherokee Health Systems
815 West 5th North Street
Morristown, TN 37814
423-586-5074 or 1-855-602-1082 (tollfree)

Oxford House – Recovery Housing for Adults Oxford Houses are safe, supportive housing options for adults at least 18 years old who are in recovery from alcohol abuse and/or drug abuse. Individuals must be motivated to live in a disciplined, supportive, alcohol- and drug-free living environment and able to gain employment or receive some type of legitimate financial assistance. Residents pay a weekly fee that includes rent, utilities, cable, and internet connection. The fee varies between $80 and $110 per week, depending on the location. A listing of Oxford Houses in Tennessee along with vacancies and contact phone numbers can be found at this link. What: Supportive Housing for Adults in Recovery Who: Adults at least 18 years old Where: State of Tennessee Requirements: Ability to pay a weekly fee $80 - $100 per week

Mobile Crisis Unit

Tn Mobile Crisis Unit hotline: 1-877-928-9062

Virginia 276-346-3590

Lee 276-225-8976

Wise 276-523-8300

Call 855-CRISIS-1 (855-274-7471)

and you will be routed to a trained crisis specialist in your area.

Services may include:

Telephone services provided by trained crisis specialists
Face-to-face or Telehealth assessment
Referral for additional services & treatment
Stabilization of symptoms
Follow-up services

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) P.O. Box 5801 Bethesda, MD 20824 Phone: 1-800-352-9424 E-mail: https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Contact_Us

TN Statewide Crisis Phone Line

Get help now!

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency,

Call 855-CRISIS-1 (855-274-7471).

Are you or someone you know experiencing feelings such as:

Sadness or loneliness
Sleeping too much or too little
Mood swings
Powerless over drugs or alcohol
Hearing voices or seeing things that others don’t
Racing thoughts
Thoughts of harming yourself or others
Think others are out to harm you

The statewide crisis line is a 24/7/365 call system to help anyone experiencing a mental health crisis.

All calls are routed to a trained crisis specialist within your area. The service is free.

The River ​ Social services organization in Johnson City, Tennessee Address: 125 W Main St, Johnson City, TN 37604 Phone: (423) 926-8111 2018 RAM CLINICS IN VIRGINIA EMPORIA, VA June 23, 6:00 a.m. – TBD June 24, 6:00 a.m. – TBD Greensville High School, 403 Harding Street  Emporia, VA 23847 WISE, VA July 20, 6:00 a.m. – TBD July 21, 6:00 a.m. – TBD July 22, 6:00 a.m. – TBD Wise County Fairgrounds, 10101 Fairground Road Wise, VA 24293 GRUNDY, VA October 6, 6:00 a.m. – TBD October 7, 6:00 a.m. – TBD Riverview School, 27382 Riverside Drive  Grundy, VA 24614 LEE COUNTY, VA September 22, 6:00 a.m. – TBD September 23, 6:00 a.m. – TBD Lee High School, 200 Generals Lane  Jonesville, VA 24263 GLOUCESTER, VA November 3, 6:00 a.m. – TBD November 4, 6:00 a.m. – TBD Ware Academy, 7936 John Clayton Memorial Hwy  Gloucester, VA 23061

Remote Area Medical


Appalachian Fairgrounds
100 Lakeview St
Gray, TN 37615


2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853
(865) 579-1530 


105 Buffalo Street Johnson City, TN

(423) 833-8403

NET Trans

Who can ride?

Anyone can ride! NET Trans is your link for rural public transit.  Service includes door to door, non-emergency transportation to anyone requesting a ride.  Our fleet is equipped with wheelchair lifts and able to serve our customers with disabilities.

Public rides are scheduled on a first come, first serve basis.  We provide service in Carter, Greene, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington counties.  We request a 24 hour notice to make a reservation.  Please call our Call Center for more information or to schedule a ride.


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