Local and Regional Resources

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Disaster Recovery (TN.gov)

TN Disability Pathfinder

2-1-1 Help Line (United Way)

Tennessee Volunteer Organizations Active in a Disaster

TN Volunteer Mobilizer (TN Department of Health)

Local Health Departments in Tennessee (TN Department of Health)


Emergency Preparedness and Planning (Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department)

How to Develop an Emergency Plan (Hamilton County Emergency Management Agency)

Services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing (Partnership for Families, Children and Adults)



Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Services (Jackson Center for Independent Living)


Emergency Preparedness (Knox County Health Department)

Free Ready Kit Bags (Knoxville/Knox County Emergency Management Agency)

Knoxville Center of the Deaf

Compassion Coalition

East Tennessee Human Resources Agency


Emergency Preparedness for You (Shelby County)

Shelby County Emergency Management and Homeland Security

Special Needs Disaster Planning (Memphis/Shelby County Emergency Management Agency)

Special Needs Patients Registry (Memphis Light, Gas, and Water Division) People who have special needs such as respirators, oxygen, or any type of medical equipment should register with their local Fire Department and Memphis Light, Gas, and Water Division.

DeafConnect of the MidSouth


Emergency Preparedness (Metro Public Health Department Nashville/Davidson County)

The Mayor's Office of Emergency Management and Nashville Electric Service) A special needs database that will notify emergency personnel in the event of an evacuation or disaster. To register or for more information, contact NES Customer Service at 615-736-6900.

Smart 911 Registration

Salvation Army – Nashville Area Command

Nashville Area Red Cross

TN SmartWay Road Closures (TDOT)

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

Habitat for Humanity

HandsOn Nashville

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee



Household Preparedness Guide [PDF(Johnson City Emergency Management Agency)

Emergency Preparedness (Sullivan County Regional Health Department)

Communication Center for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing (Frontier Health)