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Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
East Main Street to Cherry Street, across from the Galesburg Public Library.
The Knox County Child Advocacy Center provides a safe place for children referred by law enforcement and child protection workers to talk about abuse. It can be scary for a child to go to a police station or talk with a child protection worker, so we have a welcoming, child-friendly office for them to come to where they can feel safe to talk about what happened in their own words. If a child has been abused, our office offers follow up services like case management, court advocacy, court preparation, free trauma counseling,