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.
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.
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.