Tennessee Resources

The links below are to websites that offer information related to Tennessee sex offense laws, statistics and other related topics. All website listed below provided information only for the state of Tennessee. The resources below are listed in no particular order. If you know of any other resources that should be added to the Tennessee sex offender resource list, please contact us and let us know.

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State Register, Laws & Information

  • Tennessee Public Sex Offender Registry – This is the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation official Sex Offender Registry database. It can be used to view information about a Sexual Offender.
  • Tennessee Public Sex Offender Registry FAQ – This is a site provided by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation with Frequently Asked Questions in regards to the sex offender laws in Tennessee.
  • – Amendments for Tennessee Sexual Offender and Violent Sexual Offender Registration, Verification, and Tracking Act of 2004 Provides information about the amendments to the Sex Offender Registrations laws, including a section about the process of removing one’s name from the registration.
  • Tennessee Megan’s Law – Information about Megan’s law in the State of Tennessee in more layman’s terms then many sites. This page is provided by The KLAAS Kids Foundation.

Support & Counseling

  • Counseling & Consultation Services, Inc. – Counseling & Consultation Services, Inc. is a nonprofit organization which has been formed to assess, treat and provide consultation regarding specialized treatment for youthful, adolescent or adult sexual offenders, victims of sexual abuse and their families. Their main office is located in Limestone, Tennessee.
  • Corizon Tn Re Entry – Provides sexual offenders and other valuable resources, including counseling, housing, etc.

Other Resources

  • Family for Fairness – Family for Fairness is dedicated to working for fairness in sex offender legislation for teenage first offenders.
  • Stop the Senate – Site to find out whom your state senator is and ways to contact him/her.
  • Stop the House of Representatives- Site to find out whom your state House of Representative is and ways to contact him/her.
  • Stop the Governor – Site to find out whom your state’s governor is and how to contact him/her.
  • Non Sex Offender Housing – This link is to a PDF of other housing locations that are not all for Sex Offenders. The ones that are available out of this list are posted below under “Housing”


Halfway Houses that do  and do not accept Sex Offenders


Christian Homes Ministries
406 Glengary Dr
Nashville, TN 37217
Phone: 615-360-2397
MALE ONLY Contact name: Bill Brown. Sex offenders, violent offenders, arsonists, mental health offenders accepted. Six month stay mandatory. $100 per week. $150 deposit will be refunded in full upon successful completion of the program. Must find employment. Each resident assigned a mentor and must find a church home.
Counties Served: Davidson

Aphesis House Inc – Old Hickory
113 Rayon Dr
Old Hickory, TN 37138
Phone: 615-742-3463
Fax: 615-525-7359
MALE ONLY Contact name: James Settles. $375 deposit. $105 weekly rent. Mandatory meetings include anger management/domestic violence, relapse prevention, recovery skills, spiritual AA/NA. Transportation provided for medical, education classes, work, job search, 12-step meetings, and other services not provided on site. Residents not eligible for passes the first 30 days. Sex offenders, violent offenders, arsonists, and mental health offenders are accepted.

Counties served: Davidson

972 Joseph St
Memphis, TN 38107
Phone: 901-526-0472
Contact name: Arlene Washington.
6 months to 1 year. No deposit required, $100 weekly fee.
Faith based program. Must participate in life skills program and other religious based programs.
Employment assistance provided.
Transportation provided for medical, mental health, and probation/parole appointments.
Violent offenders and mental health offenders accepted. Sex offenders and arsonists not accepted.

Hope for Tomorrow Center Inc
1022 McEvers Rd
Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-327-0833
Contact name: Della Skinner.
Applicants under age 25 are inelligable for program.
$700 non-refundable deposit required upon acceptance.
Transportation fee of $10 a day for residents requiring transportation.
Mandatory programs include: Anger Management, Life Skills, GED, and Responsible Fatherhood.
Sex offenders, violent offenders, and mental health offenders are accepted. Arsonists not accepted.

Transitions Halfway Ministries – Forgiveness House
3515 Summer Ave
Memphis, TN 38122
Phone: 901-218-5423
Fax: 901-405-4655
Contact name: Bob Sauter
ARP: assessments, case management, drug testing, recovery skills, relapse prevention, spiritual/pastoral support, transitional housing, transportation.
$350 non refundable deposit. $260 of deposit applied to first two weeks of residency. $130 per week.
Program length is 90 days to 1 year.
Mandatory group meetings include addiction classes, life skills, money management, bible study, and faith based 12- steps (Jacob’s Well).
Weekly LADAC substance abuse counseling.
Transportation for employment provided for 1st 90 days.

Sex offenders, violent offenders, and mental health offenders are accepted. Arsonists are not accepted.

Warriors Center
642 Semmes
Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-849-3333
Contact name: David Vincent.
12 month program. No outside employment until resident reaches phase 3 of the program.
Faith based. Must attend and complete all required courses to complete the program.
Transportation provided for legal and medical appointments only.
Sex offenders, violent offenders, arsonists, and mental health offenders accepted.
ADAT/SPOT services: assessments, outpatient, IOP.
ARP: assessments, case management, drug testing, recovery skills, relapse prevention, spiritual/pastoral support, transitional housing, transportation.
BOPP: assessments, outpatient, IOP.

Hope for Tomorrow Center, Inc.
1069 McEvers Road
Memphis TN 38111
Della Skinner
President/CEO MALE – Mental Health issues w/medication required. Must have primary behavioral condition with other co-occurring disorders.
$550 required for move-in.
Continuum residential supportive and assisted living program.

Welcome Home House
1036 Granada Ave
Nashville TN 37206
Daryl Murray

The Atonement House (Brandon Parker)
1618 22nd Avenue North
Nashville TN 37208
Email: atonementhouse@comcast.net
Director MALE – MALE – Sex offenders (**adult victims only**)
accepted on a case-by-case basis. Minimum 90 day stay. $150 non-refundable deposit. $125 per week, may pay $250 bi-weekly. Must be employed or become employed within 10 days of entering program. If unemployed at start of program, $195 deposit. Non-licensed counseling available. Job readiness, self-esteem classes/groups. On bus line.


  1. Angelia Smiley

    Do you have any resources for residential treatment for adolescent sex offenders with mental health disorders and low cognitive functioning?

    Looking to transfer 16 year od to TN to be closer to family.

    Needs psychiatric medication to manage depression, PTSD and suicidal thoughts and attempts.

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