DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERS

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National Resources - Domestic & Sexual Violence Resources 

 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

 

Tennessee Domestic Violence Shelters

Domestic violence shelters provide a safe place for women and children for one night up to 30 days.  Shelters are an in undisclosed location in order to protect the safety of residents. Women who have transportation may meet the shelter staff in a public place or may be transported to the shelter by the police.  Services include food and shelter, counseling, advocacy, assistance to locate permanent housing and secure employment when needed.

 The Tennessee Domestic Violence Shelters’ webpage lists shelters by county and other as well as information about recognizing signs of abuse, reactions to abuse, legal options and other resources.

1-800-356-6767

Carter County 

Shepherd’s Inn Domestic Violence Shelter

Elizabethton
423-542-0180

Johnson County

Safe Haven

Mountain City
423-727-1914

Sullivan County

Abuse Alternatives, Inc. 

Bristol
423-764-2287
  

Safe House, Inc.

Kingsport
423-246-2273

Unicoi County

CHIPS (Change is Possible) – Domestic Violence Shelter 

Erwin
423-743-0022

Washington County

Safe Passage Domestic Violence Shelter 

Johnson City
423-926-7233