Coordinated Entry

Coordinated Entry is a path around the barriers that often confuse and frustrate homeless people and service providers to quickly assess and match referrals for services based on individual needs. If you are homeless in our 12-county region, please call:

TN Valley Homeless Assistance Hotline
(888) 556-0791 (toll free)

The following agencies also serve homeless and at-risk residents
in Anderson, Blount, and Hamblen Counties.

Policymakers, practitioners, and concerned stakeholders can learn more about
Coordinated Entry by calling (865) 210-1200 or email The CoC’s Coordinated Entry Written Standards document is available for download here.