Welcome to the Jefferson Rural Clinic.

Our Mission:
Jefferson Rural Clinic is a volunteer-operated non-profit providing free medical and dental services and education to uninsured indigent adults in the Appalachian counties of Jefferson and Grainger, Tennessee.

For those who qualify we provide the following:

  • Medical and Dental care for residents of Jefferson and Grainger Counties
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Information
  • Optometry Appointments by referral

Our services are restricted to those who are uninsured and who otherwise qualify after a rigorous financial screening process.

Trinity Health Foundation Awards Grant
Bring Smiles Back Campaign The Trinity Health Foundation has awarded the clinic a "Phase 1" Planning Grant which will enable us to explore options that will greatly expand our Bring Smiles Back Dental Program.
We're grateful!

We wish to thank Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee for this phenomenal honor and financial support to implement our Bringing Smiles Back program!!!
Trinity Grant
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Now our task is to bring together all of the facets of our program as we seek to qualify for a major Phase II grant.

We are confident we can count on the support from this wonderful community to help us fulfill the requirements.

Our goal is to provide dental care on a regular schedule to those who meet our qualifications.

Would you consider a donation today?
  • We are an IRS 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. IRS Letter
  • Donations from the public account for 100% of the funding of the clinic.
  • We receive no government funding at all.
  • With the exception of one part-time paid position, all functions of the clinic are provided by volunteers.

  • Here's our most recent video telling the story of the clinic.
    6 minutes of stories and information about what we do.

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