Children, Youth, Public Education

Public Education

Tennessee Education Association (TEA)
Metropolitan Nashville Education Association (MNEA)
Badass Teachers Association (BATs)
Stand For Children Tennessee (???)

Special Education Advocacy Center (SEAC) works with parents to improve educational opportunity and outcomes for students with disabilities through non-legal advocacy i.e. education advocacy services and trainings.

Children’s Rights

Tennessee Children’s Advocacy Centers
Prevent Child Abuse Tennessee
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children Nashville
Children’s Defense Fund Nashville
Gideon’s Army: Grassroots Army for Children
Davis House Child Advocacy Center
Tennessee Voices for Children a non-partisan voice for the rights of children’s mental health. TVC attempts to become knowledgeable about changes and policies and laws that will affect our children, to speak out forcefully on these issues, and to educate our legislators and other public officials about the impact their decisions will have on children and families.
Nashville Children’s Alliance
Alignment Nashville brings community organizations and resources into alignment so that their coordinated support of Nashville’s youth has a positive impact on public school success, children’s health, and the success of our community as a whole.


Oasis Center
Launch Pad

Services for Children and Families

Catholic Charities has two programs: Creating Hope by Assisting Parents (CHAP)parenting education, crisis intervention, and case management, and VOCA-HOPE individual and group counseling for the children who are considered secondary victims of homicide or victims of assault.

King’s Daughters’
Youth Villages
Helen Ross McNabb
TN Children’s Home
Good Will Homes
Omni Visions
Wayne Halfway House
Florence Crittenton
Universal Health Services
AGAPE – Nashville
Chambliss Center
Happy Haven
Therapeutic Interventions
Group Effort
Monroe Harding
Madison Oaks
Goodwill Homes
Holston UM Home
Free Will Baptist
Varangon Academy
Youth Villages
Smoky Mountain Children’s Home