Ms. Lisa Healy, Interim Executive Director
119 Dameron Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917
Columbus Home – $30,000
Columbus Home Group Home is a nurturing, home-like environment for boys, ages 12-17, who are separated from their families due to allegations of abuse/neglect, domestic violence or juvenile justice. They are provided with nutritious food, a safe environment, clothing, access to medical and mental health services, and opportunities to develop life skills.
Columbus Home Assisting Parents – $18,750
Columbus Home Assisting Parents (CHAP) is a home-based parent education and support service that provides parenting education, crisis intervention, and case management for families that are experiencing life stressors that impact parenting abilities.
Pregnancy Help Services – $30,000
This program provides women facing an unplanned pregnancy with pregnancy and prenatal information, medical, legal, and educational referrals as well as counseling and support to help them navigate an overwhelming time in their lives.
Samaritan Place – $35,000
Samaritan Place provides emergency, transitional and long-term supportive housing to homeless senior citizens. Clients also receive intensive case management as they work toward stability and permanent housing. Once a client leaves Samaritan Place for independent housing they continue to receive follow-up services to help ensure their stability.