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Families First is Tennessee's welfare reform plan that replaced the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) program. The temporary cash assistance program emphasizes work, training, and personal responsibility. As part of the Families First pr...
The Tennessee Food Stamp program, financed 100 percent by Federal funds and administered by the Department of Human Services, provides nutritional assistance benefits to children and families, the elderly, the disabled, unemployed and working familie...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is 100% Federally funded through a grant from the Federal Department of Health and Human Services. LIHEAP provides funds to the states to help meet the utility costs of low-income eligible elderl...
The School Breakfast and Lunch Programs are for the public school systems, charter schools, private schools, and residential childcare institutions. The programs are available to all students. The meal cost varies based on the household income. Meals...
The Special Milk Program provides milk to children in schools, childcare institutions, and eligible camps that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. Schools that participate in the National School Lunch or School ...
In Tennessee, the WIC program provides nutritious education, health care referrals, breastfeeding support and supplemental nutritious foods to nearly 150,000 women, infants, and children under the age of five through departments in 95 counties. The p...
The Tennessee Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides nutritious meals to children who would normally receive free or reduced price meals when school is in session. SFSP helps children to maintain a nutritious diet and helps their families to str...
TennCare is a program providing health insurance to people who are eligible for Medicaid and to certain other people who lack access to insurance. A managed care model is used for delivering program ben...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Tennessee's eligibility requirements....
The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is 100 percent Federally funded through a grant from the Federal Department of Energy. The program provides funds to states to assist with the weatherization of the homes of low income elderly and disabled ...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Cookeville, TN

Cookeville, TN welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

American Legion

90 E Spring St, Cookeville, TN

(931) 526-2432

American Red Cross

1 S Jefferson Ave # 201, Cookeville, TN

(931) 528-3475

American Red Cross

65 East St # 104, Crossville, TN

(931) 484-6348

American Red Cross

203 W Main St # 310, Mc Minnville, TN

(931) 473-2595

American Red Cross

511 Pointe Ln, Lafayette, TN

(615) 666-2403

Bread of Life Rescue Mission

281 4th St, Crossville, TN

(931) 707-0569

Brooks House

219 Virginia Ave, Lebanon, TN

(615) 547-9132

Cannon: Welfare & Food Stamp Office

325 E Bryant St, Smithville, TN

(615) 563-4053


101 N 3rd St, Smithville, TN

(615) 597-5385


102 E Main St, Lebanon, TN

(615) 443-2002

Community Help Center-Trousdale

109 E Main St, Hartsville, TN

(615) 374-2904

Compass Care Alliance

Cookeville, TN

(931) 528-9957

Cookeville-Putnam Animal Shelter

2105 W Jackson St, Cookeville, TN

(931) 526-3647

County of Putnam

Monterey Rd, Cookeville, TN

(931) 526-8015

Creative Compassion

20 Penny Ln, Crossville, TN

(931) 456-6654

De Kalb County Welfare Office

715 Walker Dr, Smithville, TN

(615) 597-4071

dekalb Co Welfare Office

1020 W Broad St, Smithville, TN

(615) 597-5014

Dept of Childrens Sv

1200 Belmont Dr, Mc Minnville, TN

(931) 473-2472

Domestic Violence Hotline

PO Box 1376, Lebanon, TN

(615) 444-8955

Epilepsy Foundation-Middle Tn

118 S Dixie Ave # 28, Cookeville, TN

(931) 372-8900


116 S Main St, Jamestown, TN

(931) 879-3406

Exchange Club

116 Rector Ave, Crossville, TN

(931) 484-8923

Exchange Club/Stephens Holland

201 W Hull Ave, Gainesboro, TN

(931) 268-3467

Family Resource Center

751 W Main St, Watertown, TN

(615) 237-9107

Family Resource Center

41068 State Route 30, Pikeville, TN

(423) 447-7206