Aid to Distressed Families of Appalachian Counties

Address: 1051 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Room 203, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Phone: (865) 481-3837


Counties Served: Anderson, Campbell, Morgan, Roane, and Scott

Services Provided: Social Services Program – Utilities payments or deposit, rent or mortgage payments, personal hygiene & cleaning items, food vouchers and medication, home weatherization materials, school supplies for K-12 students, life coaching and budgeting education, referrals to other appropriate resources

Affordable Housing Program – Repair Fair (repairs made by volunteers),major and minor home rehabilitation, new ENERGY STAR single family homes, Elder Repair Program, yard enhancement, preventive home maintenance, homeownership education

About: ADFAC betters our community by addressing the needs of the most vulnerable in our society. Our comprehensive scope of services improves the lives of those experiencing hardship through:

  • short-term assistance for basic human needs
  • affordable solutions for home rehabilitation and new construction
  • energy conservation
  • youth services
  • education, life coaching and/or referrals

In all our services, our primary concern is the stability of the family or individual.  ADFAC’s vision is of sustainable, healthy and viable communities where families are self- sufficient, productive and free of the need for continued public assistance whenever possible.