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About Holston

In an Emergency

In an Emergency

CONTACT PERSONS - A spouse should not hesitate to call his or her district superintendent, the Director of Clergy Services, the Director of the Holston Center for Wellbeing, the listed Co-Chair of Partners in Crisis, or any listed below during an emergency. The Contact Helpline, located in several areas, can also offer assistance and will have the Guidelines. They have been contacted about Partners in Crisis.  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, Co-Chair   Cell 423-331-7451 or 865-233-0585                                 Donna Yeaney, Co-Chair  865-724-8265

Rev. Kathy Heustess, Dir. of Holston Center for Wellbeing (O) 865-692-2390 
Rev. Terry Goodman, Director of Clergy Services (O) 865/690-4080 

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. 

Care Helpline 865-584-4424 (several counties)

Chattanooga Area: 423-266-8228
Contact Care Line: 800-273-8266
Johnson City Area: 423-926-0144
Kingsport Area: 423-246-2273
Knoxville Family Justice Center: 865-215-6840


Appalachian District:  276-523-3025 or 423-224-1533

Clinch Mountain District:  276-628-4421

Hiwassee District:  423-476-8221

Mountain View District:  423-586-2942

New River District:  276-228-4922 or toll-free at 888-686-5376

Scenic South District:  423-629-0333/0625

Smoky Mt. District:  865-982-1427

Tennessee Valley District:  865-470-7005 or 865-482-3209

Three Rivers District:  423-926-7533

Read about In an Emergency in this story from The Call

'Cleaning buckets' delivered to flooded areas in SW Virginia

Replacement buckets requested by Holston disaster response ALCOA, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2018) --- Holston disaster relief workers delivered cleaning supplies to two Virginia locations this week to help residents whose homes and businesses were flooded. ...

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