Nurturing Families of Tennessee
Parenting Education Services are funded by the Department of Children’s Services, which serves families for 16 weeks through in-home parenting and education. Families Free provides this program to families with children at risk for going into foster care through a contract with the Tennessee Department of Children’s Services.
Therapeutic Family Services
Through this service, Families Free provides families with skill building, teaching and modeling of life concepts, advocacy, and crisis management. This may include: character education, life development, anger management, parent education, drug and alcohol intervention, shoplifting and theft intervention, communication and conflict resolution training, truancy intervention, and resource linkage to other community agencies.
First Judicial District Felony Recovery Court
Families Free holds the contract for the First Judicial District Felony Recovery Court. We provide evidenced based, holistic treatment for individuals involved with the criminal justice system rooted in substance use. Research demonstrates recovery courts reduce crime, save money, and restore families.