The Knoxville Family Justice Center
The Knoxville Family Justice Center is a walk-in center. You do not need an appointment.
We are open Monday–Friday from 8:00am–4:00pm.
We are closed on these holidays: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Wednesday before Thanksgiving after noon, Thanksgiving, Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve.
The Knoxville Family Justice Center is a safe place with caring and trained staff available to help victims of domestic violence and their children. Some of our services for victims of domestic violence include:
- Safety planning
- Danger assessments
- Orders of Protection
- Civil legal assistance
- Access to shelter
- Access to emergency pet shelter
- Access to housing (short- and long-term)
- Counseling referrals
- Support group referrals
- Employment assistance referrals
- Childcare assistance referrals
Yes, the Knoxville Family Justice Center is open. Masks are not required to enter the building, although our advocates may request that you wear one while they meet with you. We can provide masks to visitors who do not already have one.
Our advocates can provide many services over the phone, so if you do not feel comfortable coming into the building due to COVID-19 concerns, please call us at (865) 521-6336.
Get the latest COVID-19 information from the Knox County Health Department.