UNICOI COUNTY, TN (WJHL)- The Tennessee Department of Human Services has temporarily moved its Unicoi County operations to Johnson City, TN.
News Channel 11 spoke with a media contat at TDHS who said the lease was up on the office’s previous location, in Erwin, and no other location was secured before having to vacate the facility. TDHS said they notified all of their current customers of the change prior to vacating the premises.
TDHS said they are currently looking for a new office space for the Unicoi County operations.
Anyone that is in need of services from TDHS is urged to visit Washington County’s Department of Human Services for help until a new location is found.
Here is the current information available on TDHS’ website (http://tennessee.gov/humanservices) regarding Unicoi County’s DHS office:
Dist. 1, Cty. #86
103 E. Walnut Street
Johnson City, TN 37601-6847
Phone: (423) 929-0171
FAX: (423) 434-6974
FIELD MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR 1 – Deborah Buckles
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