Contact 211 of Northeast Tennessee, Inc.
Contact 211 of Northeast Tennessee, Inc. is comprised of dedicated staff and caring, compassionate volunteers who selflessly give of their time and resources and are dedicated to the betterment of the lives of others.
Mission: To provide a helpline, information and referral service, and supporting ministry.
Help connect people with the services they need by offering information and referrals to local organizations that provide basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter or provide scheduled, daily calls to the elderly, homebound, and anyone with limited contact with the outside world.
Can be completely virtual!
My Ride Kingsport Driver
MyRide Kingsport is provides through the door transportation for residents 60 or more years of age anywhere in Kingsport, TN.
All MyRide TN drivers must have a valid TN license, a clean driving record, and proof of insurance.
What We Do
Comforting those struggling with loneliness, depression and major life changes by listening, encouraging and crisis intervention.
Our call center support is for locating sensitive support group information, resources to help:
Temporary financial assistance
Support group information
And much more
Information & Referral
Connecting people with the services they need by offering information and referrals to local organizations that provide basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter. Contact 211 maintains an up-to-date database of organizations within the eight-county service area that offer various services and resources to the community.
Reassurance Call Program
Reassuring by providing scheduled, daily calls to the elderly, homebound, and anyone with limited contact with the outside world. If you would like to sign up, or know of someone that may benefit from the Reassurance Call Program, please call us at 2-1-1.
The best part of Contact 211 is the reassurance calls, especially the laughter.
Any Skill Level
Adults and Seniors