Help and Resources for Families and Businesses Affected by the Tennessee Tornados

Help and Resources for Families and Businesses Affected by the Tennessee Tornados

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We know the immediate hours and days after a disaster can be overwhelming, but there are lots of resources available to help you. We have put together this list of local services, agencies, and non-profit organizations which can help families and business owners not only in Nashville, but throughout impacted parts of our state. Please feel free to let us know of others and we will be glad to push those out to our followers.

Emergency Services

Office of Emergency Management, Nashville


American Red Cross: Tennessee

Nashville Area (Regional Headquarters)

2201 Charlotte Ave.
Nashville, TN 37203

(615) 250-4300

Heart of Tennessee

501 Memorial Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

(615) 893-4272

Disaster (FEMA)

1-800-621-FEMA (3362)

The Salvation Army

Berry Street Corps

225 Berry Street

Nashville, TN 37207-5959


Nashville South International Corps

525 Paragon Mills Road

Nashville, TN 37211

(615) 837-2444

Nashville Area Command

631 Dickerson Pike

Nashville, TN 37207

(615) 242-0411

Local Resources

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

3833 Cleghorn Ave, Ste 400

Nashville, TN 37215


Hands On Nashville (HON)

37 Peabody Street, Suite 206

Nashville, TN 37210

(615) 298-1108

Nashville Department of Commerce & Insurance

Emergency Shelters

(Please note: not all of these spaces will continue operating as shelters. Please contact them before going.)

Centennial Sportsplex

222 25th Ave N.

Nashville, TN 37203

(615) 862-8480

Hadley Park Community Center

1037 28th Ave N.

Nashville, TN 37208

(615) 862-8451

Victory Baptist Church

1777 Tate Ln

Mt. Juliet, TN 37122

(615) 773-5200

Cookeville Community Center

240 Carlen Dr.

Cookeville, TN 38501

(931) 526-8015

Putnam County Family YMCA

235 Raider Dr

Cookeville, TN 38501

(931) 528-1133

If you want to make a donation

Music City Inc. Foundation

One Nashville Place

150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite G-250

Nashville, TN 37219

Community Resource Center (part of HON)

218 Omohundro Pl

Nashville, TN 37210

We know the days ahead will be difficult, but we can help protect each other if we work together. McWherter Scott & Bobbitt stands with the people who have lost so much. We will be here when you need us, because we’re #TennesseeStrong.