Tennessee Adult Brothers and Sisters (TABS), Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Contact Information...

Tennessee Adult Brothers and Sisters (TABS), Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Agency Contacts

Emma Shouse Garton, TABS Coordinator

Phone Numbers



Vanderbilt University
230 Appleton Place, PMB 40
Nashville, TN 37203

Web Location

Open Agency Website

Agency Facebook Page

Services Provided

  • Sibling Programs
  • Statewide Organizations
  • Support Groups

Service Summary

Tennessee Adult Brothers and Sisters (TABS) aims to provide information, support, and networking opportunities for adult siblings of individuals with disabilities in the state of Tennessee. TABS hosts various types of events like regional workshops, statewide conferences, and local social events for adult siblings. TABS representatives can attend community events and provide training to families, professionals and other audiences about the needs of siblings of people with disabilities across the lifespan and to highlight resources for siblings. TABS is led by adult siblings and coordinated by Vanderbilt Kennedy Center and the Tennessee Council on Developmental Disabilities. Connect with TABS via Facebook.

Eligibility Guidelines

18 years and older; eligibility criteria may vary based on program.

Interpreter Availability

Not Available

Agency Hours

Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Wheelchair Access


Fee and Payment Methods

  • None/Free

Disabilities Served

  • All

Counties Served


This record was last updated: 12/3/2018

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