Tennessee Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Tennessee.

 

Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Tennessee Human Rights Commission
615.741.5825
www.tn.gov/humanrights/

Unemployment Agency
Department of Labor & Workforce Development
844.224.5818
www.tn.gov/labor-wfd/Claimants/appintro.html 

Vocational Rehabilitation
Department of Human Services
www.tn.gov/humanserv/st_map_trc_ttap.html 

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Health Insurance

Tennessee Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
800-318.2596
www.healthcare.gov/

Tennessee Department of Insurance
615.741.2693 or 888.416.0868
www.tn.gov/commerce/section/insurance

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Tennessee 
Tennessee Department of Insurance
615.741.2693 or 888.416.0868
www.tn.gov/finance/article/fa-benefits-cobra

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
CoverKids
866.CoverTN
www.tn.gov/coverkids

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/tn/index.html

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Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
877.801.0044
https://www.tn.gov/aging/our-programs/state-health-insurance-assistance-program–ship-.html

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