Operation Stand Down Tennessee (OSDTN)

Operation Stand Down Tennessee (OSDTN) provides a wide range of supportive services for Veterans and their families throughout Tennessee—all at no cost to them. OSDTN provides transitional housing, VA benefits counseling, employment services, and homelessness prevention to Veterans and their families.

Our Veteran Service Center (VSC) is the only one in Tennessee recognized by the US Department of Veterans Affairs. 

As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, our close partnership with the VA ensures veterans receive all the benefits and services to which they are entitled. 

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85 cents of every $1.00 donated serves Veterans in our community.

Empowering Veterans to achieve their American Dream Since 1993.


OSDTN’s offices will be closed on Monday, September 4th to observe Labor Day.

OSDTN’s inclement weather policy:
When Metro Nashville Schools are closed, the Nashville Office opens at 9:00 AM
When Montgomery County Schools are closed, the Clarksville Office opens at 9:00 AM
Full office closures will be determined the morning of for staff and Veteran safety.