Address:130 Wildwood AveCleveland, TN 37311Map & Directions
Services: The Caring Place is an ecumenical Christian, non-profit organization. Its mission is to model the love of Christ by addressing basic spiritual, physical, and social needs of people in Bradley County, Tennessee. The Caring Place serves individuals who demonstrate that they live at or below the Federal Poverty Guidelines for their family size, possess a picture ID, bring Social Security cards for each family member, and bring in proof of address.
For single adults they are given a 20 pound bag of food once a month. Households of more than one are given two bags per month. Consumers are also allowed to shop in their gently used clothing area for free and can receive free social work services from a licensed social worker.
Program:The Caring Place- Community Garden InitativeBudget: NaNCategory: Food, Agriculture & NutritionPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: They are developing several locations within Bradley County where families of low economic means can go to be educated about gardening, use city/community owned property to garden on, and where excessive produce can be grown and provide a fresh food source for their food bank.
Address:73 Methodist Campground LoopCrossville, TN 38555Map & Directions
Services: Acquires surplus commodities stockpiled by the federal government (the U.S.D.A) and distributes them to people who qualify for this service on the basis of income.
Eligibility: Low income residents
Documents To Bring: Call for application and distribution dates.
Address:4188 281 10th StreetCrossville, TN 38555Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency food to residents of Cumberland County Assistance is provided only one time every 12 months.
Eligibility: Residents of Cumberland County who have not received assistance in the last 12 months.
Documents To Bring: Call for more information
Address:281 4th StCrossville, TN 38555Map & Directions
Services: Food provided for free to anyone in need in the area.
Documents To Bring: Call for more information.
Address:1503 S Main StCrossville, TN 38555Map & Directions
Services: A federally-funded program that provides nutrition education and food vouchers for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children younger than age five who cannot afford an adequate diet and, in the case of infants older than six weeks of age, who have a condition which shows a need for better nutrition. Vouchers are picked up at a WIC site (which are usually located in an health center that provides maternity and/or pediatric care) on a monthly basis and may be exchanged for milk, cheese, eggs, cereal, juice, vegetables, peanut butter, beans and formula in most grocery stores.
Eligibility: Pregnant women, breastfeeding women and children under age five
Documents To Bring: Call for application
Address:223 N Front StRockwood, TN 37854Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry provides food to those in need in the zip code area of 37854. Open Mon - Fri 10:00 am - Noon/ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on Tue no afternoon hours. Call for more information if needed. (865) 354-1750
Hours: Mon - Fri 10:00 am - Noon; 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm; Closed on Tue afternoons
Eligibility: Roane County residents residing in 37854 area.
Documents To Bring: Call (865) 354-1750 or Walk-in
Address:601 Sweetwater Vonore RdSweetwater, TN 37874Map & Directions
Services: Provides food pantry for those in Monroe County if there is a need. Can also provide grocery voucher every 90 days for zip code 37874.
Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; served every 90 days
Eligibility: Sweetwater residents with a legitimate need for food assistance. Vouchers given every 90 days for zip code 37874 only.
Documents To Bring: Walk-in
Address:503 N Market StChattanooga, TN 37405Map & Directions
Hours: 3RD SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH 10:00AM TO 12:00PM-clients can call church for details
Documents To Bring: ZIP CODES 37405 AND COULD TAKE 37402
Address:884 Old US Hwy 411Madisonville, TN 37354Map & Directions
Services: Agency distributes USDA surplus commodity food to eligible residents.
Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Eligibility: Households must be under the 150% poverty income guideline.
Documents To Bring: Call (423) 442-3769 or (423) 442-3983 for appointment.
Address:733 E Race StKingston, TN 37763Map & Directions
Services: An emergency assistance agency operated by Roane County congregations. Assistance available to low income individuals for utilities, rent, mortgage payments, and emergency medicine. Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am - Noon and the second Thu of each month 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.
Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am - Noon;
2nd Thu of each month 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eligibility: Residents of Roane County
Documents To Bring: Walk in or call (865) 376-4779