ABOUT THE EASTLAND COUNTY CRISIS CENTER, INC.
The Eastland County Crisis Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit agency offering crisis counseling, advocacy, and accompaniment services to victims and survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Eastland County. All services are provided by licensed professionals and/or state certified staff and volunteers
WHO WE HELP
We provide services to both primary (actual victim) and secondary (affected friends/family of victim) victims of domestic/family violence and sexual assault, without regard to income; whether the individual contributes, donates or pays for these services; their racial, cultural, religious background; sexual orientation; gender; gender identity; religion; national origin; age; or disability.
- In 1994, former Chief of Police Cecil Funderburgh and concerned citizens met believing that there was a need for an organization to assist Law Enforcement and Hospital Personnel with victims of violent crimes.
- In 1996, Eastland County Crisis Center opened its doors for the first time.
- In 2009, The Eastland County Children’s Advocacy Program opened to provide additional services specifically designed for abused and neglected children and their non-offending family members.