Tennessee Office for Refugees

Our Partners

We partner with four resettlement agencies - one in Memphis, two in Nashville, and one with offices in Knoxville and Chattanooga - to enable us to provide cash and medical assistance to all refugees in Tennessee. Potential clients may contact their local affiliate for assistance in enrolling in one of the programs we offer.


Bridge Refugee Services (map)
4791/A Hal Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37416
(423) 954-9288


Bridge Refugee Services (map)
3839 Buffat Mill Road
Knoxville, TN 37914
(865) 540-1311


World Relief (map)
3340 Poplar Avenue, Suite 222
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 341-0220


Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc.
Refugee Services (map)
2806 McGavock Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
(615) 259-3567

Nashville International Center for Empowerment (map)
417 Welshwood Drive, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 315-9681

In addition to the resettlement agencies, other nonprofit organizations are granted funds through TOR to serve refugees in other ways:

Nations Ministry Center provides job training and employment assistance in Davidson and Rutherford Counties.

Siloam Health provides medical screenings, vaccinations, and referral services to all newly arrived refugees in Davidson County. Additionally, Siloam Health coordinates the medical screening program statewide with partnering clinics in Chattanooga, Knoxville, and Memphis.

Tennessee Foreign Language Institute's ESL to Go program provides English Language classes to many area refugees.

The services of our Basic Needs Programs work to meet the needs of people we serve in a supportive way.
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Immigration Services provides counseling, assistance in completing immigration forms and photographs to individuals seeking assistance in most immigration matters.
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Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc. has always been engaged in the humanitarian aid to refugees, starting with the finding of foster homes for 43 Cuban refugee children in 1962.
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If you are a parent looking for support to reduce stressors and increase your skills, our staff can help you with opportunities to meet the many challenges faced by families.
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A variety of services are provided to the Hispanic community in Middle Tennessee by Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc.'s Hispanic Services programs.
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Catholic Charities' Living at Home program assists seniors in their efforts to age in place.
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Since 1976, Catholic Charities School Counseling Program has helped thousands of students and their families find their way during times of distress.
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Caring Choices is a state-licensed adoption agency operated by Catholic Charities of TN, Inc. serving all races and religions.
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We have been engaged in humanitarian aid to refugee since 1962. Thousands from more than 35 countries have received help through Catholic Charities.
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Making a difference since 1962. CATHOLIC CHARITIES

2806 McGavock Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
Office: (615) 352-3087
Fax: (615) 352-8591

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