Community Services

 

The Sevier County Health Department has a Resource Book available for FREE showing all the programs available to our community for all different circunstances.

El Departamento de Salud del Condado de Sevier tiene un Libro De Recursos disponible de GRATIS en Español, enseñando todos los servicios ofrecidos a la comunidad en las distintas ramas de servicio.

 

 

The HEAD START signs ups will be March 6th at the King Family Library from 9am-1pm  if your child is going to start Kindergarten next year (Fall of 2020) People will need to bring their 2018 tax returns and ID for their child they are enrolling for the next school year.

Las registraciones de HEAD START tendrán lugar el dia 6 de Marzo en el King Family Library en Sevierville de  9am a 1pm para los niños/a que comenzarán el Kindergarten el próximo anño (Otoño 2020) .  Los padre interesados en registrar a sus hijos para el próximo curso escolar tendrán que traer la copia de los taxes de ellos del 2018 y la Identificación del niño/a.

 

Victim Advocacy Program thru the YWCA provides life-saving services to victims in Knox, Sevier and Anderson Counties.  Services include: Safety Planning and Danger Assessments, advocacy at the Family Justice Center both in court and in the community, as well as community education and support groups. All services are FREE.  Call 24 hours a day 865-216-0180

El Programa de Apoyo a las Victimas de violencia domestica del YWCA  ayudan a cualquier persona que haya sufrido violencia por parte de su pareja íntima.  Ellas están entrenadas para responder a situaciones únicas y a ayudarle a obtener acceso a todos los servicios disponibles, sin importar su estatus migratorio.  Todos sus servicios son GRATIS.  Puede llamar las 24 horas.  En Español llamar a Emma al 865-256-6109 o a la pizarra 865-521-6336 o 865-523-6126

 

DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR ENERGY COST?   The organization Doublas-Cherokee Economic Authority Inc is proving assistant tot Sevier County Residents that need help with their electrical bill.  If your household meets their income limits and you have not applied since January 1st, 2019, please contact your neighborhood Service Center at 854-453-7131, or visit them at 750 Old Knoxville Highway, Sevierville.

NECESITA AYUDA PARA PAGAR SU CUENTA DE ELECTRICIDAD?   La organización Doublas-Cherokee Economic Authority prove ayuda para los residents de Sevier County que necesiten ayuda pagando su cuenta de electricidad.  Si su familia tiene entrada limitada y usted no ha aplicado para esta ayuda después de Enero 1ro del 2019, llame al centro mas cercano de usted al 854-453-7131, o visítelos en el 750 Old Knoxville Highway, Sevierville.

 

El Sistema CodeRED  puede ser utilizado para todas las Comunicaciones críticas, avisos de evacuación y alertas de niños desaparecidos.

Identificador de llamadas: Cuando vea el siguiente, usted sabrá si la llamada es de nosotros. Si desea escuchar el último mensaje en su teléfono, sólo tiene que marcar el número:

Notificaciones de emergencia: 1-866-419-5000 o Emergency Comm

Notificaciones generales: 1-8555-969-4636 o ECN Community

Privacidad: Su información de contacto se mantiene privada y sólo se utilizará para notificaciones de la comunidad.

Regístrese en nuestra base de datos: Para asegurarse de que recibe las notificaciones, en:

http://www.seviercountytn.gov

 

WEATHER WARNING

There are TWO ways to receive alerts

  1. Sign up on our website for CodeRED weather warning TO RECEIVE VOICE, TEXT, EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS OF EMERGENCY AND WEATHER ALERTS.

Visit www.serviercountytn.gov

Enter your contact information

Enter any additional information

Select the type of alerts you want

  1. Download the CodeRED Mobile Alert App, The FREE App allows you to receive notifications nation-wide as you travel away from home.

Sevier County Emergency Management:

865-453-4919

 

LISTA DE LUGARES DONDE REPARTEN COMIDA GRATIS

 

FOOD Assistance   Locations   Sevier County, Tennessee

FOOD ASSISTANCE

Sevier County Food Ministries

890 Old Knoxville Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37862

Phone: (865) 428-5182

Monday and Thursday

Tuesday

Richardson Cove Baptist Church

3238 Pittman Center Road, Sevierville, TN 37862

Phone: (865) 428-9223

Food Pantry – Thursdays

Joe Compton—Pantry Director

CROSS Food Ministry

406 Boyds Creek Highway, Seymour, TN 37865 Phone: (865) 579-6192 crossfoodministry.org Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

Thursday & Friday 10:00AM -noon

First United Methodist Church in Gatlinburg

742 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Phone: (865) 436-4691

Mobile pantry for Gatlinburg weekly motel residents Tuesday afternoons

Emergency food bags – Monday- Thursday 9:00AM- 12 Noon

Helping Hands Ministry

First Baptist Church Sevierville

317 Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862

Phone: (865) 453-9001 Wednesday www.fbcsev.org/community/heiping-hands-ministry Lighting the Way Outreach

264 Old Mill Avenue, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863

(Located at corner of Old Mill & Teaster, near Patriot Park)

Thursdays & Fridays 12 Noon —3:00

Salvation Army Food Pantry

806 W. Main Street, Sevierville, TN 37862

Phone: (865) 908-4010

Sevier and Cocke County residents call for appointment Roaring Forks Baptist Church

215 Church Street

Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Phone: 865-410-6748

Food Pantry: Wednesdays                        &

Sunday            12 Noon -2:30

Douglas Cherokee Economic Authority

Sevier County Center – Commodity Food Distribution

750 Old Knoxville Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37862

Phone: (865) 453-7131 p: www. oug asc ero ee.or commun tyserv ces. tm

Commodity Food Distribution — Quarterly

SNAP Benefits (Food Stamps)

Sevier County Department of Human Services (DHS)

815 Dolly Parton Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862

Phone: (865) 429-7005     https://faonlineapp.dhs.tn.gov/ Monday-Friday

HOT MEALS

MONDAYS

First Baptist Church in Sevierville, TN

449 Court Avenue Bldg. l, Sevierville, TN 37862

4:30 -5:30PM

Henderson Chapel Baptist Church

407 Henderson Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863

TUESDAYS

Parkway Church of God

1103 Dolly Parton Pkwy, Sevierville, TN 37862

WEDNESDAYS

First United Methodist Church in Gatlinburg

742 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Meals not served on days when schools are not In session

Roaring Forks Baptist Church

215 Church Street, Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:00 PM

Sundays – Breakfast 9:00 – 10:00 AM

THURSDAYS

First United Methodist Church in Sevierville 214 Cedar Street, Sevierville, TN 37862 5:00 – 6:00 PM:

Red Bank Baptist Church

1530 Old Newport Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37862

Second SUNDAYS

Pleasant Hill Methodist Church

402 Pleasant Hill Road, Sevierville, TN 37876

2nd Sunday of the month, 5:00PM

NOTE: Sometimes other church activities (such as Vacatlon Bible School) make it necessary to change a meal. You can usually find announcements about any changes in The Mountaln Press on their “Community Calendar” page.

UT Extension offers a variety of nutrition programs and food preparation classes. Topics include How to stretch your food dollars, healthy food choices, meal planning, cooking, and food safety. Diabetes programs are also available. For local programs: Contact Linda Hyder, Sevier County (865) 453-3695 or lhyder@utk.edu

Check out UT Extension Facebook: Healthy

Families, Healthy Communities

Website: www.UThealthyfamilies.org

Infant — Children Assistance

Sevier County Health DepartmentWIC Program provides supplemental nutritious foods and nutrition information for pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children to age 5 years. Breastfeeding information and support are also available for moms and their families. To check eligibility or schedule an appointment, call the Sevier County Health

Department (865) 453-1032. For additional support, TN Breastfeeding Hotline: 1-855-4ÉFMOMS (1-855-423-6667)

School Lunch Program

Applications for Free or Reduced price breakfast and lunch are included in all school packets at the first of school, or you can request an application from your school’s cafeteria. It is a FAMILY APPLICATION, which means only one is required per family. Any questions? Contact Lisa McMahan at the Sevier County Schools Food Service Office, 226 Cedar Street, Sevierville, TN from 8:00AM — 4:30PM or call (865) 453-4671.

Food/Nutrition .Workshops Senior Meals

(Resource Information assembled by

——Sevier-Count -TN-Consumerfiucatio

Coa itton — UT Extension)

Sevier County Mobile Meals

The Sevier County Office on Aging offers meals to homebound.seniors over 60 years of age. Once a week, volunteers deliver five frozen meals along with fruits, snacks, desserts, and breads to homebound seniors in Sevier County. The cost per meal is on a sliding scale based on the individual’s income. Very low-income seniors may receive their meals at no charge. This also is an option for those on waiting list for Meats on Wheels program For information contact Vicky Payne (865) 4538080

Participants cannot receive meals from two programs at the same time. (Example: Douglas Cherokee — Meals on Wheels, Humana Meals, Sevier County Mobile Meals).

Douglas-Cherokee Meals on Wheels Douglas-Cherokee Meals on Wheels provides hot, home delivered meals to homebound seniors age 60+ and congregate meals at various nutrition sites. The program targets low-income and disabled seniors but income is not a factor in determining meal eligibility. Eligibility is determined by applicant needs.

For more information on the Douglas-Cherokee Meals on Wheels program, please call Kate at the main office in Morristown at (423) 318-6935 or (423)587-4500.

Congregate Meal Sites (Hot Meals served):

  • Renaissance Square Apartments 135 W. Macon Ln., Seymour, TN Monday — Friday at 12 Noon
  • LeConte Terrace 210 Maggie Mack Lane, Sevierville Monday — Friday at 11:15 AM

Seniors do not have to live at these apartments in order to eat the hot meals. Any questions please call (423) 587-4500.

 

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