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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 highlighted in red below.

*Crisis Hotline for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence, Family Violence, and Sexual Assault

To reach our office, please call (903) 509-2526

B.I.P.P Program: (903) 579 – 2500

24-Hour Crisis Hotline

800-333-0358

East Texas Crisis Center Office

(903) 509-2526

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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.

Our Mission

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*.

*Crisis Hotline for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence, Family Violence, and Sexual Assault

You may also reach our daytime office phone at 903-509-2526

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-SAFE

Deaf: 800-787-3224

*Live support agents available Mon-Fri 8:30am - 5:30pm

24-Hour Crisis Hotline

800-333-0358

ETCC Office (M-F 8:30am - 5:30pm)

903-509-2526

B.I.P.P (Batterer Intervention & Prevention Program)

903-579–2500

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Volunteer

Many opportunities are available to those wanting to help end the cycle of violence by donating their time and talent.

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Donate

Your generous financial support is critical to our mission. Private contributions make up about 60% of the funding that makes the East Texas Crisis Center possible.

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Flamingos Upscale Resale generates revenue that helps support the emergency shelter of the East Texas Crisis Center.

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Employment

If you think you have what it takes to make a difference in our organization we would like to hear from you.

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Current Needs

Food donations and other items are needed for our shelter. Please see our Wish List for current items needed.

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East Texas Auto & Cycle Show

The East Texas Auto & Cycle Show revs up support for the East Texas Crisis Center, bringing together an impressive collection of classic, special interest, and modern vehicles to drive fundraising efforts forward!

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Upcoming Events

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Notice of Annual Meeting of Members

Notice of Annual Meeting of Members The East Texas Crisis Center, Inc., Annual Meeting of Members for the *Friends of the Center” will be held at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, January 28, 2024, at 2401 Hughey Drive, Tyler, Texas. The following business is scheduled for a vote...

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Henderson County Wine & Cheese Gala

Henderson County Wine & Cheese Gala

Saturday, November 4th East Texas Crisis Center - Henderson County is hosting their 22nd Annual Wine & Cheese Gala from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. at The Big Red School House & Community Center in Athens. This is the outreach offices largest fundraising event of...

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Voices of Hope

Voices of Hope

The 2nd Annual Voices of Hope event will take place on Friday, October 20th from 5pm - 8pm at True Vine Brewing on Earl Campbell Parkway. Join us for a night of local music, beer, and stories from survivors of domestic violence! $10 Donation Appreciated Acoustic...

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Trunk or Treat!

Trunk or Treat!

The annual Trunk or Treat in partnership with UT Tyler will be held Sunday, October 22nd from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. in parking lots 6 & 7 on the UT campus. Trunk or Treat provides members of the Tyler community an alternative to traditional trick-or-treating in a...

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Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Come join us for Family Fun Day at Bergfeld Park! There will be food trucks, games, prizes, health and self-care resources and more! DATE: August 26, 2023 TIME: 10am – 2pm PLACE: Bergfeld Park in Tyler IN PARTNERSHIP WITH: Next Step Community Solutions, Champions for...

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Spring Volunteer Training

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...

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11th Annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes

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...

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24-Hour Crisis Hotline

800-333-0358

*Crisis Hotline for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence, Family Violence, and Sexual Assault