East Tennessee State University College of Nursing

The Johnson City Downtown Day Center is a day shelter for those individuals who are experiencing homelessness. At our center we offer medical care, mental health care, case management services, access to computers, employment assistance, washer/dryer services, shower services, and many other essential services.

Services

Behavioral/Mental Health Care Services, Case Management/Social Services, Flu Vaccinations, HIV/AIDS screening/education, Primary Health Care, Referrals for Specialty Care, Shelter outreach, Substance Abuse Treatment, Showers, laundry, snacks, phone and mail services/assistance

Linkages

Linkages include the Veterans Administration Medical Center Mountain Home, Appalachian Regional Commission of Homelessness, Salvation Army, Haven of Mercy, Interfaith Hospitality Network, and Johnson City and Washington County jail systems.

Statistics

Estimated homeless population: 800

Patients served: 500

Subcontractors

Frontier Health Services Woodridge Hospital

403 State of Franklin Road Johnson City, TN 37604
Contact:
Richard Kirk
Phone:
(423) 979-7483 
Email:
rkirk@frontierhealth.org

Keystone Dental Care 

603 Bert Street Johnson City, TN 37601 

Contact:
George Karnes or Rebecca Nunley 
Phone:
(423) 232-7919