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The STAR Center (Special Technology Access Resource Center)

This record was last updated on 4/3/2014

Details are only provided in English for this agency


Services Summary

A resource and training center for individuals with disabilities. Services include: Evaluation and Training in the areas of Assistive Technology, Augmentative Communication, and Employment; Art Therapy & Music Therapy; Vision Services: Orientation and Mobility evaluation and training; Personal Assistance and Nursing services provided for seniors and individuals with disabilities in their homes. Support group meets for children with autism. For support group information contact Janie Giles Carp: (731) 668-3888.

Eligibility Guidelines

Serves all ages; eligibility criteria may vary based on program.

Interpreter Availability

Interpreter Services available upon request

Agency Hours

Mon - Fri, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Wheelchair Access


Fees and Payment Methods

  • TennCare
  • Sliding Scale
  • Private Pay
  • Private Insurance
  • Medicare

Disabilities Served

  • All

Counties Served

Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Tipton, Weakley

Contact Information

The STAR Center (Special Technology Access Resource Center)

Contact Person

Bob Van der Linde,

Phone and Fax

  • (731) 668-3888, Business
  • (800) 464-5619, Toll-Free
  • (731) 668-1666, Business Fax
  • (731) 668-9664, TTY/TDD



1119 Old Humboldt Road
Jackson, TN 38305