Scotty's House's mission is to provide services to abused children and their families, which bring comfort in times of crisis and lay a foundation for a healthy future. For the past 15 years, Scotty's House has been privileged to serve the counties of Burleson, Brazos, Grimes, Leon, Madison, Robertson and Washington.
Details regarding Scotty's House services, resources, volunteer information and donation opportunities are available on the website.
Scotty's House Brazos Valley Child Advocacy Center FAQ
Is Scotty's House a residential facility?
No, Scotty's House is a facility where children are interviewed by a forensic professional in a safe, child-friendly environment. A recording of the interview with the child is made available to agencies involved, thus reducing the number of times the child must retell the story. The recording may then be used in court proceedings.
What other services, besides forensics, does Scotty's House provide?
Scotty's House provides medical examinations, counseling services and therapy services for the children and families affected by the trauma of child abuse.
How is Scotty's House funded?
Scotty's House is funded through grants, generous community donations and from proceeds raised during special events throughout the community.
What steps should be taken if one suspects an incident of child abuse?
Contact your local law enforcement office or the Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-252-5400.