This is not the way your story has to end.
Incorporated in 1978, the East Texas Crisis Center has become a safe haven for those impacted by family violence, dating violence, sexual assault and violent crime.
To provide safety, shelter and education to victims of family violence, sexual assault, dating violence and other violent crime and to restore dignity and purpose in their lives while promoting public compassion and awareness to reduce violence in the community.
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If you are in danger, please call 911.
If you are not in immediate danger, and need help or advice, call our local 24/7 hot line at 800-333-0358.
You may also reach our daytime office phone at 903-509-2526
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-SAFE
*Live support agents available Mon-Fri 8:30am - 5:30pm
24-Hour Crisis Hotline
ETCC Office (M-F 8:30am - 5:30pm)
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Javi’s Giveback Event
On Tuesday, June 13th dine at Javi's Tyler from 4:00 p.m. - 9:30 pm. to support survivors of domestic violence, and sexual assault.
Spring Volunteer Training
Volunteer training gives members of the community an opportunity to assist East Texas Crisis Center in providing support, and services to survivors of family violence, dating violence, and sexual assault. Volunteer Training is 40 hours in total. 30 hours held...
11th Annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes
Saturday, May 27th 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Northwest Corner of Townsquare The East Texas Crisis Center Athens will be hosting the 11th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Event during Fiddlers Festival. This is the International Men’s March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault and...
April 3, 2023 – Hope Awards Ceremony
Monday, April 3rd from 10am-11am
“Honoring those in the East Texas Community who go above and beyond to support survivors of sexual violence.”
April 4, 2023 – Stanley’s Famous BBQ Event
Tuesday, April 4th from 11am-2pm
Sexual Assault Awareness Month Day of Action.
April 6, 2023 – Bubba’s 33 Give Back Event
Thursday, April 6th from 11am-10am
Eat at Bubba’s and present this flyer to your server and Bubba’s will donate 10% back to East Texas Crisis Center.
April 14, 2023 – Volley Against Domestic Violence
Friday, April 14th from 6:30pm – 8:30pm Volley Against Domestic Violence hosted by Alpha Chi Omega – UT Tyler
All proceeds benefit East Texas Crisis Center
April 20, 2023 – Kendra Scott Give Back Event
Thursday, April 20th from 4pm-6pm Kendra Scott Give Back Event
Shop at Kendra Scott and 20% of proceeds will be donated back to East Texas Crisis Center
April 22, 2023 – Denim Day Downtown on Square
Standing in solidarity with survivors of sexual violence 11:00am – 1:00pm in Tyler, TX Downtown Square. A walk, DJ, Food tucks, and local organization working to support survivors and combat sexual violence.
April 27, 2023 – Chuy’s Give Back Event
Join us April 27, 2023 all day to Support the East Texas Crisis Center. 10% of Total Food Purchases will be donated!
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