What age are the children at Oakdale?
Girls in the Oakdale residential care program are between the ages of 5 and 18. The girls can remain until graduation from high school and/or college.
Where do the children attend school?
The children attend local schools.
What does it cost for a child to reside at Oakdale?
TBCH does not charge a fee but does accept modest financial contributions from a child's family or guardian.
TBCH does not accept state or federal funds. Our current budget is funded from contributions from individuals, churches, income from endowments, investment income, bequests from estates and income from beneficial trusts.
How do the children come into your care?
We receive referrals from families, counselors, community service agencies, and pastors. If you know a family who can use the assistance of the Tennessee Baptist Children's Homes, encourage them to contact us.
How can I contact this location?
Tennessee Baptist Children's Homes
362 Camp Howard Rd., Oakdale, TN 37829
Phone: (423) 369-2950
Interstate 40 to Exit 340 Airport Road. If heading west: turn right; If heading east: turn left. Go approximately 8 miles to Camp Howard Road, turn right and follow signs to the Oakdale home.