Social Services provides case management services for those enrolled in the Knox County Indigent Care Program. To enroll or recertify in this program, please contact Cherokee Health Systems at 865-934-6730. The Indigent Care Program provides free medical care for qualifying adults.
Temporary Medicaid coverage for pregnancy, also known as Medicaid Presumptive Eligibility (MPE), is available to income eligible women through our Social Services office. Clients may also complete a voter registration application.
Social Services makes next day appointments for all services.Social Services: (865) 215-5400
Location: Main Health Department, 140 Dameron Ave.
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday