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Tennessee COVID-19 Updates  |  Tennnessee Justice Center: COVID-19


CDC | COVID-19 Guidelines

According to the Jackson-Madison County Health Department and West Tennessee Healthcare, visit your primary care provider first if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms. If you do not have a primary provider, visit one of the following locations nearest you:

• Madison Family Practice Clinic
• Jackson Clinic North Convenient Care
• LIFT Clinic
• UT Medicine - North
• West Tennessee Healthcare Clinic at Thomsen Farms
• Physicians Quality Care
• The Children's Clinic
• West Tennessee Medical Group Prime Care in Selmer

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital COVID-19 Daily Updates

Free delivery options for prescription medication

SingleCare, a United Way partner, offers a free prescription savings card that can be used at Walgreens, CVS, Walmart, or Kroger. Register here or you can present this card information to your local pharmacy provider.

• BIN: 610194
• Card ID: FW100
• Group ID: FW100
• PCN: FW

If you are currently unemployed due to COVID-19 and need assistance finding health insurance, contact the Tennessee Justice Center | 615-255-0331 | 877-608-1009 (toll free)


Governor Lee's Official Updates

Website | Executive Orders | COVID-19 Resource Hub | Economic Recovery Guidelines

 

Mayor Conger's Official Updates

Website | Economic Recovery Plan | Press Conference on YouTube

 

Business Guideline and Updates

For business-related information and resources regarding COVID-19, refer to the Jackson Chamber's business resource page.


Mental Health

COVID-19 Emotional Support Line for TN Educators, Healthcare Workers, and First Responders | 888-642-7886 | 6 am-10 pm CT

COVID-19 Helpline | 1-844-472-7486

SAMHSA’s National Helpline | 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or 1-800-487-4889 (TTY)

Tennessee Recovery Project | 1-888-416-1994 | COVID-19 Info/Assistance and Free Emotional Support Line | 3-9pm during week and 10am-4pm during weekends

Local Counseling Services

Behavioral Safety Net for Children | Outpatient Mental Health services to uninsured TN children ages 3-17

Carey Counseling Center | 1-888-416-1992 | Carroll, Gibson, Henry

McKenzie Medical Center | Offering telehealth | 731-352-7907 to schedule an appointment | Carroll, Henry, Weakley

Pathways | COVID-19 Free Helpline | 1-833-955-2869 and 1-800-372-0693 for emergencies | 24/7 support | Crockett, Dyer, Henderson, Lake, Madison, Weakley

Quinco Community Mental Health Services | 1-866-511-4159 | Chester, Decatur, Hardeman, McNairy

 

Childcare

Tennessee Department of Human Services

Family Assistance Child care

Agencies offering child care across Tennessee

 

Food

NW Development District | Senior Services Meal Program (must be 60 or older) | 1-800-750-6866

USDA FNS (Food & Nutrition Services) | Meals for Kids | 1-866-348-6479 | 1-877-842-6273 (for Spanish speakers)

Carroll County

Second Harvest of Middle Tennessee | Whitney Cowles: 615-627-1587

Chester County

Henderson Community Soup Kitchen | Wednesdays between 5:30pm-6:30pmSaturdays between 10:30am-12pm

Dyer County

Dyer County Schools | Breakfast and lunch | At your regular school | Daily meal pickup | 10:15am-10:45pm | Weekly deadline to request meals - Sunday @ 7pm | Meal cost will be determined according to the individual student's free/reduced program eligibility status.

Gibson County 

Gibson County Special School District | Friday Meals | Weekly deadline to request meals - Thursday @ 12pm | Use the correct link to reserve a meal for your student(s): GCHSKESRESDESYESSHSSGCESSGCMSSGCHS

Humboldt City Schools | Free breakfast (7-9am) & lunch (11am-1pm)  | Daily from June 1 - July 16 | Anyone under 18

Humboldt Senior Center Food Pantry | Call 731-784-1137 from 9am-1pm before you come 

Milan Mustard Seed | Food Pantry | 731-686-1011

Milan Senior Citizens Center | Meal delivery | 866-836-6678

Milan Special School District | Free summer meals at Milan Middle School Cafeteria | Tuesday & Friday | 10-11am

Paul's Kitchen | Takeout Lunch | Monday - Saturday 11:30am - 1pm | All who come to pick up lunch on Saturday, will be given a take home meal for Sunday | 

Hardeman County

Bolivar's First United Methodist Church | Grocery delivery | 731-658-5114 

Haywood County

Brownsville Senior Center | Meal delivery every Thursday | Meal pickup every Tuesday | 731-772-2438

Henderson County

First Pentecostal Church in Lexington | Food Pantry | Tuesday and Thursday 3:45-4:30 |  Monthly food distribution | Every third Thursday of the month at 1pm | 731-968-6186

Henderson County Senior Center - Lexington | Meals on Wheels | 731-968-4222

Hope Ministries' Food Pantry | Monday - Thursday9am-12pm | 731-968-0191

Henry County

Henry County School District and Paris School District | For students enrolled in virtual learning | Daily lunch pickup | Henry County Schools: 731-642-9733 | Paris Special Schools: 731-642-9322 

Jackson-Madison County

Englewood Baptist Church | Food bags/boxes | 731-668-1094

RIFA | Bus Stop Café | Free lunch | Monday - Friday during summer | Select locations in Jackson | 731-427-7963 for more info

St. Nicholas Orthodox Christian Church's Little Food Pantry | Open to anyone in need | No appointment is necessary 

Lake County

Lake County Schools | Only for students who are sick or in quarantine | Daily meal pickups | 11:15am-12pm | Any school | 731-253-8515

Weakley County

Central Baptist Church in Martin | Grocery assistance | 731-587-5311

 

Internet and Utilities

Low Income Internet Guide

AT&T | Can suspend services for 60 days

Comcast | 60 days of free internet through Comcast Internet Essentials

Lifeline | Federal program that lowers the monthly cost of phone and internet. | Company near you

LIHEAP Energy Bill Assistance

Verizon | Low-income internet through 2020

Carroll County

Northwest TN Economic Development Council Carroll Co. Office | Rent and utilities | 731-209-4458

Dyer County

Matthew 25:40 | Assistance with rent and utilities | 731-286-9054

Gibson County

Milan Mustard Seed | Assistance with rent and utilities | 731-686-1011

Jackson-Madison County

The Jackson-Madison County Library | Free Wifi access in parking lot

McNairy County

Jesus Cares | Assistance with rent and utilities|  731-645-4388

Weakley County

Martin Housing Authority | Assistance with electric bills | 731-587-3186 

 

Rental Assistance

Mainstream Non-Elderly Disabled (NED) Voucher Program | All applicants must be income-eligible to qualify.

 

Emergency Benefits

Emergency Pandemic TANF

WE CARE Ministries | Emergency assistance for Weakley County residents | 731-587-6257

 

Public Transportation

Madison County

TransLoc App | Track buses, routes, and ETA in real time within Jackson, TN

 

Virtual Learning

Adventure Academy

Book Bank

Open eBooks

EdHelper

Jackson-Madison County Library's online streaming service, Hoopla 

JMSCC's Ready Rosie's "Modeled Moments" | for families of students in Pre K-3 | free service | apsearcy@jmcss.org or 731-506-3062

Mizzen by Mott

Tennessee PBS stations

Scholastic's Free Virtual Learning Resource Center

Verizon Innovative Learning Schools Connection

 

Donate or Volunteer

Mid-South Food Bank | Find an area near you to donate food

Second Harvest Food Bank | Donate food at your local Kroger

The Medical Reserve Corps | Register here

The READ Team (formerly ARISE2Read of Jackson-Madison Co.) | Volunteer as a TRT coach | thereadteam.org

Carroll County

McKenzie-Carroll County United Neighbors | 731-352-0547

Trezvant Ministerial | food | 731-669-4936

Dyer County

Dyersburg Christian Center Food Pantry

Matthew 25:40 | food | Monday-Friday | 9am-3pm

Reelfoot Rural Ministries | food

Salvation Army | food

Union Mission | food

Gibson County

Helping Hand of Humboldt | food

Milan Mustard Seed | food

Milan Vineyard Christian Fellowship | food

Henderson County

First Pentecostal Church in Lexington | 731-614-0843 

Jackson-Madison County

Habitat for Humanity, Jackson, Tennessee | volunteer@jacksonhabitat.com

Lifeline Blood Services | Complete online medical questionnaire before you arrive. 

Southwest Human Resource Agency | Meal distribution to children or direct traffic | Patti or Macy: 1-800-497-1286

Volunteer for RIFA | Dan Ward: 731-427-7963 or dward@rifajackson.org

Lake County

Reelfoot Rural Ministries | food

McNairy County

Loaves & Fishes

Weakley County

Sacks Thrift Avenue | food

Santa's Helpers | food

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