Edmondson-Telford Center for Children


"Law enforcement’s primary concern should always be the victim. The climate of the ETCC and the use of professionally trained interviewers insures that children who are the victims of crime are not re-traumatized by the investigative process."

~Carol Martin,
Gainesville City Police Chief
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Frequently Asked Questions About the Edmondson-Telford Center for Children

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the purpose of the Edmondson-Telford Center for Children?
    We provide services to Hall and Dawson County residents under the age of 18 who are victims of sexual or severe physical abuse or neglect, as well as their non-offending family members. We offer a safe environment for crisis intervention and medical advocacy as the victim moves through the examination and investigation steps. We also work with other local agencies to support the victim through the court process.
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  • How can I make a donation to the Edmondson Telford Center for Children?
    If you would like to join the generous donors who help us care for the victims of child abuse, please make your tax deductible donation to The Edmondson-Telford Center for Children.
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  • I have more questions - Who can I call?
    Please call us at 770-534-5151 for more information, or
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