About Us


Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc. is a Licensed Child Placing Agency by the State of Tennessee Department of Children’s Services. This license grants Catholic Charities the right to place children in approved foster and adoptive homes, legally take surrenders, file terminations of parental rights, and take guardianship and/or custody of children.

Catholic Charities of Tennessee's International Adoption program is Hague Accredited through the Council on Accrediation. Hague Accreditation allows Catholic Charities to complete home studies for international adoption(s), as well as serve as a primary provider for international adoption.

The Board of Immigration Appeals has accredited Catholic Charities and its Immigration Counselor as qualified to help with immigration needs.

In addition, most counselors in our Individual and Family Counseling , School Counseling, HOPE Counseling, and Adoption Support and Preservation Counseling programs are Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, or Licensed Master Social Workers.

Making a difference since 1962. CATHOLIC CHARITIES

2806 McGavock Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
Office: (615) 352-3087
Fax: (615) 352-8591

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