Partners

2015-16 Program Partners

 

EDUCATION

Adult Literacy Program of Read To Succeed*
P.O. Box 12161
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 738-7323 www.readtosucceed.org
Develops & provides literacy programs, fosters the awareness of the importance of reading, and offers one-on-one tutoring for adults (18 years & older) who want to develop their literacy skills for personal and/or career development; serves Rutherford County
 
The Ann Campbell Early Learning Center Program of Middle Tennessee State University
206 No. Baird Lane
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2458
www.mtsu.edu/acelearningcenter/

An inclusive early intervention preschool for families of young children. Children with delays or disabilities as well as those who are developing typically or above receive a stimulating, progressive education; serves Rutherford County

Books From Birth Program of Rutherford County Books From Birth*
P.O. Box 331235
Murfreesboro, TN 37127
(615) 216-5353 www.rutherfordbooks.org
Strives to make free books available to all Rutherford County children between birth and age 5. Through this effort, Books from Birth strengthens the family bond and encourages children to develop reading skills; serves Rutherford County
 
Childcare Program of Wee Care Day Care Center

510 South Hancock Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 890-4317
Provides childcare for children 6 weeks old to school age, serving two nutritious meals and a snack each day. Fees are determined by household income; serves Rutherford County
 
Explorer's Club Program of Discovery Center at Murfree Spring
502 Southeast Broad Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-2300 www.discoverycenteronline.org
Discovery Center is a hands-on museum and nature center that inspires exploration, enhances learning, and builds confidence through diverse programs and exhibits; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Families Helping Families Memberships Program of Discovery Center of Murfree Spring
502 Southeast Broad Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-2300 www.discoverycenteronline.org
Discovery Center is a hands-on museum and nature center that inspires exploration, enhances learning, and builds confidence through diverse programs and exhibits; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Field Trip Scholarship Program of Discovery Center at Murfree Spring
502 Southeast Broad Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-2300 www.discoverycenteronline.org
Discovery Center is a hands-on museum and nature center that inspires exploration, enhances learning, and builds confidence through diverse programs and exhibits; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Holloway Harbor Child Care Center of Holloway Highschool*
619 South Highland Ave
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-6004 www.rcschools.net
The mission of Holloway Harbor Child Care Center is to graduate productive citizens by providing affordable childcare for teen parents; serves Rutherford County
 
Kids on the Block Program of Students Taking a Right Stand (STARS)
1704 Charlotte Ave. Suite 200
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 279-0058 www.KOBNashville.org
Uses puppets to educate children from grades K-6 as well as the broader community about health and social concerns that affect their lives; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

MCS- Franklin Heights Tutoring and Homework Help Program of The City Schools Foundation
2552 S. Church Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37127
(615) 893-2313www.cityschools.net
A program of Murfreesboro City Schools; provides tutoring and homework help to children within the Murfreesboro City school system; serves Rutherford County

Middle Tennessee Council of Boy Scouts of America
3414 Hillsboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37215
(615) 383-9724 www.mtcbsa.org
It is the mission of the Boy Scouts of America to serve others by helping to instill values in young people and in other ways prepare them to make ethical choices over their lifetime in achieving their full potential. Serving boys 6 -20 and girls 14-20 years of age; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties.

 
One-to-One Mentoring Program of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee
415 N Maple Street, Suite 301
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 890-8868 www.mentorakid.org
Provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring professionally
supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever; serves Rutherford County
 
Project Learn Program of Boys & Girls Club of Rutherford County, Inc.
820 Jones Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Murfreesboro: (615) 890-2582 Smyrna: (615) 984-4087 www.bgcrc.net
Uses planned programs for youth ages 6-18 to guide development of citizenship and leadership in Murfreesboro and Smyrna; serves Rutherford County

Rutherford County Schools' Charity Fund
2240 Southpark Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
(615) 893-5812 www.rcs.k12.tn.us
Provides clothing and shoes for needy students enrolled in the Rutherford County School System; serves Rutherford County

 
Student Assistance Program of STARS (Students Taking a Right Stand) Nashville
1704 Charlotte Ave, Suite 200
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 279-0058 www.starsnashville.org
Provides prevention and intervention programs for Rutherford County students that help them make healthy lifestyle choices; serves Rutherford County
 
Triple Play Program of Boys & Girls Clubs of Rutherford County, Inc.
820 Jones Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Murfreesboro: (615) 890-2582 Smyrna: (615) 984-4087 www.bgcrc.net
Uses planned programs for youth ages 6-18 to guide development of citizenship and leadership in Murfreesboro and Smyrna; serves Rutherford County

Troop Program of Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee
4522 Granny White Pike
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 890-2451 www.gsmidtn.org
Works with girls ages 5-17 to build character, conduct, patriotism and service so they may become confident and contributing citizens; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Youth CAN Program of Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency
204 Uptown Square
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 217-6823 www.mchra.com
Provides assistance to help young people enter the workforce; academic and
occupational skills training, as well as the attainment of a healthy work ethic; serves Rutherford County

 
INCOME
 

Christmas from the Heart Program of West Main Mission
1400-B West College St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 893-8912 www.westmainmission.org
Provides aid to needy people in Rutherford County through the distribution of food, clothing, household items, furniture, and Christmas gifts. Assistance is also provided for meals, gasoline, and bus tickets for transients as funds permit; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Clothing and Household Items Program of West Main Mission
1400-B West College St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 893-8912 www.westmainmission.org
Provides aid to needy people in Rutherford County through the distribution of food, clothing, household items, furniture, and Christmas gifts. Assistance is also provided for meals, gasoline, and bus tickets for transients as funds permit; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Community Partners Program of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee
331 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37228
(615) 329-3491 www.secondharvestmidtn.org
Provides food to agencies that feed senior citizens, poor children,
struggling parents, the homeless, the disabled, and those recovering from
addiction, allowing the agencies to devote more resources to caring for people and fewer resources on food; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Emergency Food Box Program of West Main Mission
1400-B West College St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 893-8912 www.westmainmission.org
Provides aid to needy people in Rutherford County through the distribution of food, clothing, household items, furniture, and Christmas gifts. Assistance is also provided for meals, gasoline, and bus tickets for transients as funds permit; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Food Bank Program of Rutherford County Emergency Food Bank
211 Bridge Avenue
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 895-1148 www.rcfoodbank.org
Relieves hunger in south Rutherford County by serving persons who are temporarily unable to provide for themselves; serves Rutherford County
 
Food Bank Program of Smyrna-LaVergne Food Bank
130 Richardson Street
Smyrna, TN 37167
(615) 355-0697 www.smyrnafoodbank.org
Provides emergency food to people in the northern part of Rutherford County, specifically households where children are zoned for Smyrna or La Vergne schools; serves Rutherford County

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
526 North Walnut Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-0905 www.las.org
Provides legal advocacy and education to obtain basic necessities or
protection from family violence for persons of low-income and elderly people; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Life Recovery Program of The Salvation Army
1137 W. Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
(615) 895-7071 www.salvationarmyusa.org
The Salvation Army provides aid to persons in need in Rutherford County including shelter, food, hygienic items, clothing (as donations allow), disaster relief, and other emergency assistance as funds permit. Special assistance is provided during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Back-to-School for individuals and families in need. The Salvation Army also conducts weekly youth character building programs to teach children essential core values.; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Meals on Wheels Program of Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency
325 St. Clair Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Murfreesboro: (615) 895-1870 Smyrna: (615) 459-2227 www.mchra.com
Provides hot, nutritional meals to the elderly in Rutherford County as a means of assisting persons age 60 years and older in maintaining their dignity, health, and independence; serves Rutherford County
 
PATH Program of The Guidance Center
118 N. Church Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 898-0771 www.vbhcs.org
Provides outreach and case management to persons who were homeless and have a severe/persistent mental illness or co-occurring disorder (mental illness and drug or alcohol addiction); serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Rent Assistance Program of The Community Helpers of Rutherford County, Inc.
1453 B Hope Way
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 898-0617
Provides emergency assistance with rent, utilities, medicine, wood, kerosene, and emergency tooth extractions; serves Rutherford County
 
Take Out Lunch Program of West Main Mission
1400-B West College St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 893-8912 www.westmainmission.org
Provides aid to needy people in Rutherford County through the distribution of food, clothing, household items, furniture, and Christmas gifts. Assistance is also provided for meals, gasoline, and bus tickets for transients as funds permit; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Third Shift Sheltering Program of The Salvation Army
1137 W. Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
(615) 895-7071 www.salvationarmyusa.org
The Salvation Army provides aid to persons in need in Rutherford County including shelter, food, hygienic items, clothing (as donations allow), disaster relief, and other emergency assistance as funds permit. Special assistance is provided during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Back-to-School for individuals and families in need. The Salvation Army also conducts weekly youth character building programs to teach children essential core values.; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Utility Assistance Program of The Community Helpers of Rutherford County, Inc.
1020 N. Highland Ave.
Murfreesboro, TN  37130
(615) 898-0617
Provides emergency assistance with rent, utilities, medicine, and emergency tooth extractions; serves Rutherford County
 

HEALTH

Adult Day Services Program of Mindful Care Adult Day Services
1750 N Thompson Lane
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 542-4371 www.mindful-care.org 
This program fills the gap between independence between total care for persons who are age 55+, suffering from Alzheimer's or impaired physical health. Twenty-five Alzheimers participants will join in a daily program of age appropriate physical exercise in balance, strength, and flexibility to enable them to age in place at home.

Affordable Dentistry for Working Poor and Elderly Program of Interfaith Dental Clinic*
210 Robert Rose Dr., 2nd Floor
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 225-4141 www.interfaithdentalclinic.com
The mission of the Interfaith Dental Clinic is to restore, protect, and improve the oral health of uninsured low-income, employed persons, their children and the elderly in Middle Tennessee through access to affordable quality dental care, oral disease prevention services, and oral health education; serves Rutherford County

Cannon County and Rutherford County
Child Abuse Services Program of Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford County

1040 Samsonite Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Murfreesboro: (615) 867-9000 Woodbury: (615) 563-9915
The Child Advocacy Center works as a multidisciplinary team with Department of Children's Services, law enforcement, mental health counselors, and the District Attorney's Office to investigate and prosecute child abuse, child sexual abuse, and drug endangered children cases, and help children and their families heal from the trauma; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Crisis Call Center Program of Family and Children’s Service
201 23rd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 320-0591 www.fcsnashville.org
Family and Children's Service provide a continuum of child welfare, counseling, mental health, crisis intervention, and school based services. In addition, they operate the United Way 2-1-1 Information and Referral Service; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Darkness to Light Community Education Program of Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford County, Inc.
1040 Samsonite Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Murfreesboro: (615) 867-9000 Woodbury: (615) 563-9915
The Child Advocacy Center works as a multidisciplinary team with Department of Children's Services, law enforcement, mental health counselors, and the District Attorney's Office to investigate and prosecute child abuse, child sexual abuse, and drug endangered children cases, and help children and their families heal from the trauma; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Emergency Services Program of American Red Cross
501 Memorial Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 893-4272 www.midtnredcross.org
Provides blood services, first aid, CPR, disaster relief, and services to armed forces; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Emergency Shelter Services Program of Domestic Violence Program
2106 E. Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Main Line:(615) 896-7377 Crisis Line: (615) 896-2012 www.dvpshelter.org
Provides services to victims of domestic violence and elder abuse including emergency safe shelter, crisis hotline, walk-in crisis counseling, court advocacy and support groups;serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Healthcare Oversight Program of Journeys in Community Living
1130 Haley Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 890-4389 www.journeysincommunity.org
Provides vocational training and placement; occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech therapies; social work services; training in community living skills and supervised living settings for adults with
intellectual disabilities; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Health and Safety Services Program of American Red Cross
501 Memorial Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 893-4272 www.midtnredcross.org
Provides blood services, first aid, CPR, disaster relief, and services to armed forces; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Healthy Lifestyles Program of St. Clair Street Senior Center
325 St. Clair Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 848-2550 www.murfreesborotn.gov/seniorcenter
Creating a better quality of life for residents of Murfreesboro and Rutherford County who are sixty years of age or older, through lifelong learning, promotion of health and well-being, socialization, and volunteer opportunities.

HELP Program of Cannon County Senior Citizens Center
609 Lehman Street
Woodbury, TN 37190
(615) 563-5304 www.cannontimes.com
Provides activities, opportunities, and services for the senior population of Cannon County to promote independence, self-sufficiency, health, and the overall quality of life; serves Cannon County
 
Homemaker Program of Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency
1101 Kermit Drive, Suite 300
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 850-3909 www.mchra.com
Provides assistance for elderly and disabled adults to help gain or maintain self-sufficiency and independence, prevent or remedy neglect, abuse or exploitation of those unable to protect their own interests; serves Rutherford County
 
Hope for the Uninsured Program of Rutherford County Primary Care and Hope Clinic
1453 A Hope Way
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 893-9390 www.hopeclnc.org
The Primary Care and Hope Clinic is a not-for-profit health care center providing quality, affordable family health services for medically uninsured, underserved, Medicare and TennCare families in Rutherford and Cannon Counties. The clinic
operates on a sliding fee scale based on income and family size. Private insurances are also accepted; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Hospice Services Program of Alive Hospice, Inc.
1639 Medical Center Parkway, Suite 202
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 896-4663 www.alivehospice.org
Provides loving care to people with life-threatening illnesses, support to their families, and service to the community in a spirit of enriching lives; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties
 
Nurse Home Visitation Program of Nurses for Newborns
50 Vantage Way, Suite 101
Nashville, TN 37226
(615) 313-9989 www.nfnf.org
Focuses on medically fragile babies, teen moms and mothers with medical/
mental challenges. Nurses provide support and education to families to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing is maintained for both caregiver and child. Supporting services include nurse assessments, positive-parenting education, and referral assistance; serves Rutherford County.

Positive Parenting Program of The Family Center
115 Heritage Park Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 890-4673 www.familycentertn.org
Provides supervised visitation for children and non-custodial parents in a safe environment; teaches parenting skills & child development; educates the community on types and aspects of child abuse, and provides support services; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

 
Poison Help Hotline Program of Vanderbilt University
1161 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232
1-800-222-1222 www.tnpoisoncenter.org
Operates a 24-hour, 7 days-a-week medical hotline for any type of poison
emergency and information regarding poisons. All calls are confidential and free of charge; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Project Rescue Program of Cannon County Rescue Squad
618 Lehman Street
Woodbury, TN 37190
(615) 849-2730 www.cannoncountyrescue.com
This program is designed to raise awareness regarding home fire prevention, seatbelt safety, and bicycle safety utilization by the public specifically elementary level school children will be targeted with this program.

Service to Armed Forces Program of American Red Cross
501 Memorial Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 893-4272 www.midtnredcross.org
Provides blood services, first aid, CPR, disaster relief, and services to armed forces; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Sexual Assault Services Program of Domestic Violence Program
2106 E. Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Main Line: (615) 494-9881 Crisis Line: (615) 494-9262 www.dvpshelter.org
Provides services to victims of sexual assault including crisis hotline, hospital accompaniment, counseling, court advocacy and emergency safe shelter; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Supervised Visitation Program of Kymari House, Inc.*
PO Box 12306
Murfreesboro, TN  37129
www.kymarihouse.org
The Supervised Visitation program at Kymari House exists to ensure the emotional and physical safety of children while they remain connected with family members following a disruption in family structure.  Children served by Kymari House have been impacted by family situations that include domestic violence, substance abuse, child abuse, custody/divorce disputes, long term separation from a parent, and other issues which have created an environment which has been deemed unsafe.  Our program offers children a safe, monitored, and child-friendly environment where they can establish, maintain, or further develop a relationship with an adult (typically a parent) with whom they are not currently residing.

Survivors of Suicide Support Group Program of Family and Children’s Service
201 23rd Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 320-0591 www.fcsnashville.org
Family and Children's Service provide a continuum of child welfare, counseling, mental health, crisis intervention, and school based services. In addition, they operate the United Way 2-1-1 Information and Referral Service; serves Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Volunteer Program of CASA of Rutherford County
1815 Lascassas Pike
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 904-6996 www.casaofrutherfordcounty.org
Provides trained volunteers to serve as objective third parties in court cases of child abuse and neglect to advocate for the child's best interest in court; serves Rutherford County

Wellness Program of Cannon County Senior Citizens Center
609 Lehman Street
Woodbury, TN 37190
(615) 563-5304 www.cannontimes.com
Provides activities, opportunities, and services for the senior population of Cannon County to promote independence, self-sufficiency, health, and the overall quality of life; serves Cannon County

 

 
 
 
*Grant Partners.