Empower Tennessee

Contact Information...

Empower Tennessee

Agency Contacts

Brandon Brown, Executive Director

Phone Numbers



955 Woodland Street
Nashville, TN 37206

Web Location

Open Agency Website

Agency Facebook Page

Services Provided

  • ADA Information and Assistance
  • Advocacy
  • Blind and/or Vision Loss
  • Employment Resources
  • Information and Referral Services
  • Support Groups

Service Summary

A regional Center for Independent Living (CIL) and non-profit agency that empowers individuals with disabilities to live independent lives in the community by providing services such as: Peer Support, Independent Living Skills Training, Accessibility Consulting, Work Incentive Planning & Assistance (WIPA), Braille Production Services, as well as supports to find and maintain employment. EmpowerTN also sponsors monthly Empowered Ladies Women's Support Group and regular Tech Talk Group meetings about assistive technology for persons with disabilities.

To access Benefits Counseling and Work Incentive Planning and Assistance please call the Ticket to Work call center. They offer the basic information you need to make an informed decision and will refer you to us if you live within our service area: (866) 968-7842.

Eligibility Guidelines

Serves all ages; eligibility criteria may vary based on program.

Interpreter Availability

Interpreter Services available upon request

Agency Hours

Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Wheelchair Access


Fee and Payment Methods

  • None/Free

Disabilities Served

  • All

Counties Served

Cheatham, Davidson, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, Wilson

This record was last updated: 9/17/2018

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