Ruth's Cottage Patticake House

Domestic Violence Prevention Program  and Emergency Shelter
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Child Advocacy Center
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For help in a domestic violence crisis:
229.388.1541 for local 24/7 Crisis Hotline
please call 911 in emergencies.
To make a confidential child abuse report
please call 911 in emergencies



Suitcases for Kids

The Patticake House Child Advocacy Center ~ Exchange Club of Tifton ~ The Tift County Council on Child Abuse ~ Ashburn - Turner County Chamber of Commerce ~ Irwin County Family Connection ~ Sylvester - Worth County Family Connection Invite Your Support and Participation of their April 2017 Child Abuse Prevention Month Activities and Events

Be sure to check the calendar for related events.

Tift County Council on Child Abuse Blue Ribbon Campaign

During the month of April, purchase a blue ribbon for your home or business to indicate your support of child abuse prevention activities provided by TCCCA.

Price is $20 per ribbon. Call 382.5172 to order.

Personal Safety Presentation

Facilitators – Melissa Wood and Billy Jones of The Patticake House Presentation for children and youth teaching child safety and advocacy. This program empowers children to report abuse. May be scaled to fit the age of the audience. No charge.

For more information and to schedule a presentation, call The Patticake House at 229-382-4141

Tifton Judicial Circuit Shelter, Inc. DBA Ruth’s Cottage and The Patticake House

Ruth's Cottage and the Patticake House

Vision Statement
To provide safety and comprehensive support to all victims of family violence and to promote activities that work toward the elimination of violence toward men, women and children.

Mission Statement
To end domestic and sexual violence, as well as child sexual and physical abuse through a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to investigations, advocacy, and support, while working in the community to change attitudes, beliefs and behaviors.