Supporting the McNabb Center since 1972

Past Projects

Dogwood Springs at Mineral Springs Ave.

Mineral Springs Manor will offer 50 one-bedroom units of much-needed low-income housing to senior citizens in the Knoxville area.

Hamblen County Recovery Home / Jail to Work

Funds were used to purchase transitional, supportive housing for women who are participating in the Center’s Jail to Work program

Military Services

Funds raised for this program expansion were used to hire a third masters Level mental health clinician to serve veterans throughout East Tennessee.

Therapeutic Preschool Knox County/Hamilton County

Helen Ross McNabb Center’s Therapeutic Preschool programs in Knox and Hamilton counties are the only remaining programs of their kind in the state of Tennessee. Through Therapeutic Preschool, the Center provides 10 weeks of intensive group treatment to children ages 4-6 who have suffered abuse, neglect or other adverse childhood experiences.

Sexual Assault Center of East Tennessee

The Sexual Assault Center of East Tennessee (SACET) was founded in 1973 as the Knoxville Rape Crisis Center and remains one of two comprehensive, community sexual assault agencies in the state of Tennessee; serving 16 counties. SACET provides victims of sexual assault with the support, information and resources needed throughout the recovery process.

Domestic Violence Shelter

The Family Crisis Center is the area’s only shelter dedicated solely to serving victims of domestic violence. By providing a crisis hotline, emergency shelter care, transitional housing, advocacy and outreach to women and families experiencing domestic violence, Helen Ross McNabb Center is improving lives in the community.