2-1-1 TENNESSEE

2-1-1 Tennessee Statewide Resource Network

Full Resource Name:

Disability Rights TN - East TN Regional Office - Knoxville

9050 Executive Park Drive Suite 101B
Knoxville, TN 37923

(800) 342-1660

www.disabiltyrightstn.org

Description:

Provides enforcement of legal rights of persons with disabilities through disability technical training, information and referral and advocacy about disability rights, investigation of abuse of persons with disabilities. Also provides Client Assistance Program which provides services to any person with a disability who is seeking or is receiving services from an agency funded under the Rehabilitation Act such as TN Vocational Rehabilitation Services, TN Blind Services Agency, Center for Independent Living, Projects with Industry. Assistance is provided to access and benefit from rehabilitation services leading to employment, independent living and community participation. Agency also provides assistance for parents/guardians at IEP meetings at schools. This is the Knoxville office which serves all the counties of east TN.

Primary Services:

  • Disability Rights Groups  [Show Definition Details]

  • Legal Issues Education/Information  [Show Definition Details]

  • Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities  [Show Definition Details]

  • Special Education Plan Development  [Show Definition Details]

  • Specialized Information and Referral  [Show Definition Details]

General Information

Hours:

Mon - Fri 8:00 - 4:30 pm

Intake Process:

Email or call central intake number for assistance: (800) 342-1660; for training and materials, contact Knoxville office

Program Fees:

No fee

Eligibility:

Individuals with disabilities must quality under federal program guidelines; this office serves counties in East TN.

Is Shelter?

No

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