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Family Services

Family Services

Office Support

Phone: (615) 862-6458

Family Support Services seeks to address conditions within the community and/or provide education and information to help individuals and families maintain their highest level of functioning within their community. Services include Information and Referral Services, Brief Counseling and Solution-Oriented Counseling for those with short-term goals.

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Other Metro Social Services Programs

Homeless Services - 615-880-2526

  • Address the needs of individuals and families who are homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless by providing supportive services and coordinating direct services with partner agencies.

Burial Assistance - 615-862-6458

  • Provides assistance to families experiencing grief from the loss of a loved one.

Senior Nutrition Services - 615-880-2292

  • Promotes health and well-being of persons over 60 years of age by providing nutritious meals at congregate meal sites or delivering to senior homes.

Nutritional Food Supplement – 615-892-6458

  • Nutritional food supplement sold with doctor’s prescription.

Adult Homemaker Program - 615-862-6480

  • Serves frail elderly and disabled adults who need help with household tasks and/or personal care

Children’s Homemaker Program – 615-862-6480

  • Specialized services to support families with children under age 18 who are at imminent risk of entering state custody.