Contact Information

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Foster Parent with the Tennessee Department of Children's Services. The first step is to take Parents as Tender Healers (PATH) classes, which will prepare you to meet the needs of children with histories of abuse and neglect. Classes are offered at no cost to you.

Please complete this form to register for PATH classes in your region.

You may also call 844-PATH4TN (844-728-4486) or contact us at

* 2. What is your legal first name?

* 3. What is your last name?

* 4. Legal names of other adults in your home (include first and last names)
All household members over the age of 18 will need to take PATH unless an exception is made by DCS

* 5. Phone Number
Please include area code

* 6. Alternate Phone Number

* 7. Email Address

* 8. Street Address

* 9. City

* 10. Zip Code

* 11. County