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About Holston

In an Emergency

In an Emergency

IN AN EMERGENCY

CONTACT PERSONS A spouse should not hesitate to call his or her district superintendent, the director of the Holston Conference Pastoral Counseling Center or any listed below during an emergency. The interdenominational Contact Helpline, located in several areas, can also assist with referrals.

These persons want to assist and to facilitate an immediate response to needs such as housing, protection, child care, financial assistance and counsel for the spouse of a clergy person in a marital crisis. Any spouse who needs help is urged to call one of the contact persons. He or she will respond appropriately with discretion and confidentiality.

In an emergency, or if counsel is needed, call one of the persons below. Available day or night, any of them will assist the spouse and/or refer the caller to someone who can.

Beth Green, chair   Cell 423.331.7451
                              
Pastoral Counseling Center (O) 865-692-2390

Director of Clergy Services (O) 865/690-4080

DISTRICT OFFICES Abingdon: 276. 628.4421 Big Stone Gap: 276. 523.3025 Chattanooga: 423. 629. 0333 Cleveland: 423. 476. 8221 Johnson City: 423. 926. 7533 Kingsport: 423. 224. 1533 Knoxville: 865. 470. 7005 Maryville 865. 982. 1427 Morristown: 423. 586. 2942 Oak Ridge: 865. 482. 3209 Tazewell: 276. 988. 4891 Wytheville: 276. 228-4922

CONTACT HELPLINE This inter-denominational listening/referral agency is available in many areas to receive calls in the event that the spouse is uncomfortable for any reason in contacting those listed above.

Athens Area: 423. 745. 9111 Chattanooga Area: 423. 266. 8228 Johnson City Area: 423. 926. 0144 Kingsport Area: 423. 246. 2273 Knoxville Area: 865. 523. 9124 Monroe County Area: 423. 337. 3800 Oak Ridge Area: 865. 482. 4949

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