Facility Information

Children's Advocacy Center

The Ellis County Children's Advocacy Center is located north of downtown Waxahachie with quick access to the Ellis County Courthouse, Ellis County Sheriff's Office, and the Waxahachie Police Station.

Additional Center Information

The Ellis County Children's Advocacy Center, also known as the Gingerbread House, moved into their new building the fall of 2007.The square footage of the Children's Advocacy Center is 3,703 feet.

Office Locations

  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Investigator for the Ellis County District Attorney's Office


  • Board room
  • Conference room
  • Family waiting and play area
  • Interview room

  • Law Enforcement Investigators
  • Texas Department of Family and Protective Services' Caseworkers

  • Kitchen area
  • Observation room
  • Two public restrooms
  • Two staff restrooms