Knox County

Kent C. Withers Family Crisis Center

The Kent C. Withers Family Crisis Center a place of refuge for women experiencing domestic violence and their children. While at shelter, women receive on-site counseling and case management to help them through this challenging time. Additionally, our 24-hour crisis hotline, 865-637-8000, is housed in the crisis center. This hotline provides a number for victims to call any-time-of-day access to information on emergency shelter, support groups and other domestic violence services from caring, knowledgeable staff.