Help is available.
Blount County has several assistance programs out there. The non-profit Blount County Community Action Agency is here to help those in need by offering great assistance programs. Below are some of them, but not limited to. If you are in need of assistance, do not hesitate to contact the BCCAA.
Heat & Energy
This program helps eligible households pay for the rising energy costs that power the home.
This program helps eligible households pay for rent, security deposits or eviction prevention.
This program helps eligible households pay for dental services such as exams, cleanings, fillings or extractions.
This program helps eligible households with supplied meals and grocery items for families.
The SMiles program provides transportation for Blount County seniors, 60+ years of age.
To read up on all assistance programs offered in Blount County, visit the main BCCAA website here.