madison, hardeman, & Chester county
Allied Health & Rehabilitation Services
Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Therapy, Rehabilitation Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis
Jackson, TN - The Therapy and Learning Center offers a variety of therapy, learning, and care services that include: physical, occupational, speech, and hippotherapy (therapeutic horseback riding) therapy; adult day services through the Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Services; summer therapy groups; Wheelchair Seating and Mobility Clinic.
Jackson, TN - Behavioral Outreach Services offers Applied Behavior Analysis services (ABA services) as well as behavioral consultations in order to reduce problem behaviors and increase appropriate skills. They serve adults and children with intellectual & developmental disabilities, mental health diagnoses, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and functional disabilities.
IDEA Info, Tutoring, School Systems, Post-secondary Education, Transition, Early Intervention
Jackson, TN - Jackson-Madison Schools are a public school system that offers educational services for children with disabilities or learning delays. They offer services that include the following: Educational & Psychological assessments, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech & Language Therapy, and Behavioral Therapy.
Bolivar, TN - Hardeman County Schools are a public school system that offers educational services for children with disabilities or learning delays. They offer services that include the following: Educational & Psychological assessments, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech & Language Therapy, Behavioral Therapy, Technology assistance/training, and Information about IDEA and Section 504.
Henderson, TN - Chester County Schools are a public school system that offers educational services for children with disabilities or learning delays. They offer services that include the following: Educational & Psychological assessments, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech & Language Therapy, Behavioral Therapy, Technology assistance/training, and Information about IDEA and Section 504.
Jackson, TN - The EDGE Program offered at Union University is a post-secondary educational opportunity for young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who desire a college experience to further their education. This program's goal is to teach employment skills and make students great employees for their community.
Whiteville, TN - Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology are vocational/technical schools that offer a variety of training programs to prepare students to transition directly into a career.
Jackson, TN - TEIS is a program within the TN Department of Education that is a network of nine district offices that offer early intervention services to infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. They offer information about public and private service providers, early intervention professionals, family support organizations, and other groups that offer services to infants and toddlers with disabilities.
Vision and/or Hearing Impairment Services
Jackson, TN - The Vocational Rehabilitation Office offers several programs to assist individuals who are blind or visually impaired. These services include: Vocational Rehabilitation; Independent Living Services; Deaf-Blind Services; Newsline for the Blind and Visually Impaired; and Tennessee Business Enterprises. The Jackson, TN office serves Madison, Hardeman, and Chester county.
Jackson, TN -West TN School for the Deaf provides the following educational and community services for children who are deaf or hard of hearing: Day School; Hearing Clinic; New Sounds (a comprehensive instructional program for families of newly identified hearing-impaired children); Assistance provided to parents, teachers, and others in making educational placement decisions and accommodation recommendations for children with hearing impairments.
Jackson, TN - The Jackson CIL is a non-profit agency that empowers individuals with disabilities to live independent lives in the community by providing the following services: Peer Counseling, Employment Advocacy, Transportation & Housing Information, and Assistance in transitioning from nursing home into community.
Jackson, TN - The Statewide Independent Living Council of TN is a non-profit organization that educates the community and public leaders about the Independent Living (IL) philosophy, provides training and support to the Independent Living Network, and facilitates funding opportunities for expanding the practice of IL in Tennessee.
Jackson, TN - The Regional Offices of the Department of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities supports individuals with the direct provision of services such as assessments, training, and limited forms of interventions in a variety of clinical disciplines, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, behavioral services, and nursing/medical services. They also offer information on waiver applications and processes.
Henderson, TN - Southwest HRA Head Start is part of a national program that promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of children through the provision of educational, health, nutritional, social and other services for low-income families and families with children with disabilities.
Healthcare & Mental Health
Jackson, TN - Health Connect America is a mental health care provider that offers the following services: In-home Family Preservation Services, Intensive Outpatient Services (IOP), Outpatient Services, Case Management Services, Autism Services, Therapeutic Day Treatment & School Based Services, and Mental Health Skill Building.
Jackson, TN - The Community Health Access and Navigation in Tennessee (CHANT) program within the TN Department of Health, strives to help families navigate the healthcare system. CHANT teams provide enhanced patient-centered engagement, navigation of medical and social services referrals, and impact pregnancy, child and maternal health outcomes. In Jackson, CHANT is supported by the Jackson-Madison County Health Department.
Jackson, TN - Pathways Behavioral Health Services offers mental health and behavioral services for children and adults. They also offer a Supported Employment Program to assist people in obtaining employment as well as provide support for maintaining employment.
Locations: Jackson; Bolivar; Henderson, TN - QUINCO offers mental health and substance abuse services that include case management, therapy, counseling, evaluations, and supportive living.
Henderson, TN - West Tennessee Primary Care offers a variety of healthcare services that include individualized and group counseling, home visits for physically disabled and homebound individuals, medication management, sick visits, wellness examinations for children and adults, pre-participation sport physicals, Department of Transportation certifications, management of hypertension, diabetes, mental health disorders, physical injuries, and more.
Adult & Family Services
Respite, Day Programs, Housing, Employment, Financial Assistance, Vocational Rehabilitation
Locations: Jackson; Bolivar; Henderson, TN - The Department of Human Services is a state government agency that offers family assistance services including the following: Financial Assistance; Child Care Resources & Referral; Nutritional Assistance; and Medicaid/TennCare Application Assistance.
Jackson, TN - The STAR Center is a resource and training center for individuals with disabilities. They offer services such as Evaluation and Training in the areas of Assistive Technology Computers, Music Therapy, Vision Services: Orientation and Mobility, Low Vision, and Functional Vision, Home Care services for seniors and individuals with disabilities in their homes, and Employment services.
Jackson, TN -Every regional Area Agency on Aging & Disability program provides services to older adults and other adults with disabilities. Their services include Public Conservatorship Services, SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program), Information & Assistance.
Locations: Jackson; Bolivar, TN - American Job Center is a one-stop career center that helps individuals obtain employment training and job placement by offering the following services: job search & readiness training, resume development, computer services, vocational assessments, and specialized assistance for older adults as well as people with disabilities.
Locations: Jackson; Bolivar, TN - Madison-Haywood Developmental Services offers the following services for individuals with intellectual disabilities: Adult Day Services, Supported Employment, Supported Living, Vocational Training, and ECF CHOICES services.
Jackson, TN - D&S Community Services offers a variety of services to people with disabilities and seniors. Their services include include the following: Medical Supported Living; Supportive Living; Community Participation; Supported Employment; Respite; Personal Assistance; Family Model; Behavior Supports; Occupational Therapy; Speech Language Pathology; Physical Therapy; Nutrition; Orientation and Mobility Services; Community Living Supports; Supportive Home Care; Independent Living Skills Training; Community Integration Supports Services; Assistive Technology; and Employment Services.
Jackson, TN - The Vocational Rehabilitation Regional Office supports the Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) program which is a federal and state-funded program that offers assistance to Tennesseans with disabilities to promote employment. Their services include medical, psychological or vocational assessments, training, medical services, job development, and job placement.
Jackson, TN - The STAR Center is a resource and training center for individuals with disabilities. They also offer recreational summer camp programs.