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Adult and Family Services

Name Phone Services Provided
National Alliance for the Mentally III (NAMI) Family Support, Education & Referral.
     African American (713) 673-4834
     Bay Area  (281) 424-4360
     Fort Bend   (281) 491-6707
     Golden Triangle   (409) 899-1990
     Gulf Coast   (281) 585-3100
     Houston   (713) 729-1242
     Humble  (281) 459-1518
     Montgomery County   (281) 367-2314
     Tomball (281) 376-5368
     West Houston  (281) 579-3750 http://namiwesthouston.org
Arc of Greater Houston  (713) 957-1600 Support, Information & Referral.
Associated Catholic Charities   (713) 526-4611 Counseling.
Baylor Psychiatry Clinic   (713) 798-4857 Counseling, Evaluation.
Bay Area Turning Point   (281) 286-5133 Homeless shelter.
Bay Area Women's Center (281) 422-2292 24-hour Hotline, Shelter, Counseling.
Ben Taub General Hospital   (713) 793-2000 Medical Hospital, Psychiatric Hospital.
The Bridge   (713) 473-2801 Hotline.
Cancer Counseling, Inc.    (713) 520-9873 Counseling, Education.
Catholic Charities   (713) 526-4611  Counseling, Adoption. Immigration svcs.
     Bay Area   (281) 335-7066 Counseling.
Center for Counseling (281) 487-3864 Counseling, Education.
Center for Creative Resources   (713) 461-7599 Counseling.
Chicano Family Center  (713) 923-2316  Counseling.
Crisis Intervention of Houston-Hotline  (713) 228-1505 24-hour Telephone crisis counseling.
     Bay Area   (281) 461-9992 24-hour Telephone crisis counseling.
Depressive/Manic Depressive Assoc.  (713) 528-1546 Self-help support groups. Information & referral..
Domestic Violence Hotline (713) 528-2121 Information & Referral, Shelter
Escape Family Resource Center (713) 942-9500 Parenting classes, parent aides.
Family Services of Greater Houston   (713) 861-4849  Counseling. Support groups, Parent education.
     Bay Area  (281) 335-7025
     Baytown  (713) 861-4849
     El Centro de Familiar  (713) 861-4849
     Ft Bend County  (281) 261-1830
     Montgomery County  (713) 756-6640
     WaIler  (281) 375-5110
Gay and Lesbian Switchboard of Houston (713) 529-3211 Telephone counseling.
Gathering Place  (713) 729-3499 Social support Day pgms. Vocation skills.
Harris County Psychiatric Center  (713) 741-5000 (Switchboard) Hospitalization.
Houston Area Women's Center   (713) 528-6798 Administrative office.
Houston Council on Sexual Dependency Recovery   (713) 683-2797 Support, Information & Referral.
Houston Health Department (713) 794-9200 Health Services.
Houston Psychiatry Society (Harris County Medical Society)   (713) 524-4267 Information & Referral, Administrative office.
Houston Psychological Association  (713) 621-0131  Information & Referral,  Speaker's Bureau.
Houston Rape Crisis Hotline (713) 528-RAPE (528-7273 ) 24hr.Information & Referral, Victim assistance, support gps.
Innovative Alternatives   (281) 282-6023 Anger management.
Interface-Samaritan Counseling Center   (281) 376-8006/08 
(713) 626-7990
Counseling.
Counseling.
Jewish Family Service   Lutheran Social Services   (713) 667-9336 Information & Referral Counseling.
Mental Health Association of Greater Houston   (713) 521-0110 Counseling, Adoption, Immigration services.
Mental Health Mental Retardation Authority (MHMRA) (713) 522-5161 Information & Referral,  Education, Advocacy.
     Administration (713) 970-7000 Administration Offices.
     Access Center (713) 970-7070  Adult mental health services.
     Mental Retardation  (713) 970-8200  Mental retardation services.
     Children's Services  (713) 970-4400  Children's mental health services.
     Crisis Clinic  (713) 970-4600  24hr Emergency Clinic.
     Homeless Services  (713) 970-3300  Homeless services.
Montrose Counseling Center (713) 529-0037 Counseling, HIV support.
NAM Family Violence Center  (281) 583-5656 (5600) Women's & children's counseling.
Obsessive-Compulsive Recovery  (800) 639-7462  Support, Information & Referral.
Planned Parenthood  (713) 522-6363  Family planning, Education, Support groups,
24hr Helpline, Shelter.
Texas Council on Problem and Compulsive Gambling   (800) 742-0443 Support, Information & Referral.
University of Houston/Clear Lake  (281) 283-3330 Counseling, Evaluation, Assessment.
U of H Psychological Research/Service Center  (713) 743-8600  Counseling, Evaluation.
University of Texas Psychiatric Services  (713) 500-2525  Counseling, Evaluation, Subst. abuse.
Veterans' Administration Hospital  (713) 791-1414  Services to veterans.
     

Children's Mental Health Services

Name Phone Services Provided
Attention Deficit-Hyperactive Disorder Assoc (281) 897-0982 Support, Information & Referral.
Bo's Place (713) 942-8339 Grief support, Information & Referral.
Casa De Enperanza de los Ninos (713) 529-0639 Residential care for abused/HI children under 6 years.
Child Builders (713) 783-8470  Support, Information & Referral.
Children's Assessment Center (713) 986-3300 Counseling Assessment.
Children's Protective Services  (713) 664-5701 Child abuse investigation, Placement.
     Chimney Rock Center (713) 664-5701 Emergency shelter.
     Community Youth Services (713) 664-5701 Information & Referral, Counseling.
Covenant House 1-800-999-9999
(713) 523-2231
Shelter for youth under 21 years, Counseling, Vocational aid.
DePelchin Children's Center Memorial Drive (713) 730-2335 Counseling Evaluation
DePeichin Children's Center
(Baytown, Fort Bend, Clear Lake, Montgomery County)
 (281) 730-2335 Outpatient Counseling, Evaluation.
DePeichin Children's Center - Bay Area (281) 282-6062  Counseling, Evaluation.
Family Outreach Centers (713) 748-7409 Child abuse prevention services.
Hope Center for Youth (713) 526-4673,
(713) 526-0919
Counseling, Residential care.
Interface-Samaritan Counseling Center (281) 376-8006;
(713) 626-7990 
Counseling.
Interfaith Ministries of Greater Houston (713) 522-3955 Education, Advocacy.
Juvenile Probation Department  (713) 512-4100
MHMRA Children's Mental Health Services (713) 970-7000 Assessment, Counseling, Evaluation, School-based, First-time offenders services.
Runaway Hotline 1-800-392-3352 Shelter, Referral, Messages relayed, Information & Referral
Teen Crisis Hotline (713) 529-8336 Crisis intervention.
University of Texas Mental Sciences Institute Child/Adolescent Intake and Referral (713) 500-2800 Treatment services, Information & Referral.
     

Services to the Elderly

Name Phone  Services Provided
Abuse and Neglect Hotline 1-800-252-5400 Report abuse and neglect cases.
Adult Protective Services-Aged and Disabled (713) 767-2700 Investigate abuse/neglect..
Alzheimer s Association (713) 266-6400 Information & Referral, Support.
Career & Recovery Resources, Inc (713) 754-7000 Employment counseling & training.
Catholic Charities SAFE Program (713) 874-6590 Counseling, Case management, Information & Referral.
Center for Counseling (713) 943-3864  Counseling.
City of Houston Dept. of Health/Office on Aging (713) 794-9001  Support, Information & Referral.
Family Service Center (Admin)   (713) 861-4849 Counseling, Homecare.
Houston Junior Forum, Sr. Guidance Program (713) 529-9991  Information & Referral 10:00am - 2:00pm.
Interfaith Ministries for Houston (713) 522-3955  Meals on Wheels, Shelter, Refugee aid.
Jewish Family Service  (713) 667-9336  Counseling, Social Activities.
Lutheran Social Services  (713) 521-0110  Counseling.
MHMRA Mid-City Clinic   (713) 970-4400 Evaluation, Psychiatric care.
Seven Acres Jewish Senior Case Services  (713) 778-5700  Day care, Full geriatric center.
Sheltering Arms Senior Services  (713) 956-1888  Information & Referral, Counseling, Respite & Day Care.
University of Texas Psychiatric Services  (713) 500-2525  Counseling, Evaluation.
Veterans Administration  (713) 791-1414  Services to Veterans.
Visiting Nurse Association  (713) 520-8115  Home Health Care.
     

Social and Related Services

Name Phone Services Provided
Advocacy. Inc   (713) 974-7691 Investigate abuse/neglect, Legal aid.
Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA) (713) 224-9911 Protective orders, Divorces for victims.
AIDS Foundation of Houston (713) 623-6796  Hotline Information & Referral.
American Red Cross (713) 526-8300 Disaster assistance Transportation, Military & Social Services.
Career & Recovery Resources, Inc./ United Way Agency (713) 754-7000  Employment counseling & training.
Center for the Retarded, Inc (CIR) (713) 525-8400 Workshops, Residential, Day Care.
Consumer Credit Counseling Services/Money Management International (713) 923-2227 Financial counseling.
Dispute Resolution Center (713) 755-8274  Mediation.
Family Service Center (713) 961-4849  HIV / AIDS support services.
Godwill Industries of Huston (713) 692-6221 Job placement, Employment.
Gulf Coast Community Services Association (713) 393-4700 Social Services.
Gulf Coast Legal Foundation (713) 652-0077 Legal assistance.
Harris County Attorneys Office (713) 741-6016 Legal Services/Commitments.
Harris County Public Health & Environment Services  (713) 439-6000  Health services.
Harris County Medical Society (713) 524-4267  Information & Referral.
Harris County Probate Court (713) 741-6020  Legal Services/Commitments.
Harris County Social Services (713) 696-7900 Food, Shelter Utilities.
Hear-Say (713) 917-0062 Information & Referral,  Education for hearing impaired.
Houston Health Department  (713) 794-9320 Health services.
Houston Housing Authority  (713) 260-0500 Federally subsidized housing.
Houston Police Department-Jail (713) 247-5400 Emergency detention.
Houston Public Library (713) 236-1313 Information, Reference desk.
Interfaith Ministries for Houston (713) 522-3955  Meals so Wheels, Refugee Services, Information & Referral
Lutheran Social Services (713) 521-0110  Refugee services.
Mayor's Citizens Assistance Office (713) 247-1888 Information & Referral of city agencies.
Planned Parenthood (713) 522-6363 Information & Referral Education.
Alliance for Multicultural Community Service (713) 776-4700 Information & Referral, Refugee services.
Social Security Administration 1-800-772-1213  Social security benefits.
TDHS (713) 767-2000 Info on Medicaid and AFDC.
Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Service -Abuse Hotline (800) 252-5400 Legal Services/Commitments.
Texas Rehabilitation Commission (713) 862-5294 Job training & placement.
United Way (713) 957-HELP (957-4357)  Information & Referral
     Bay Area  (281) 333-9700
     Brazoria County   (281) 331-6101
     Ft. Bend County (281) 499-5681
     WaIler County  (281) 375-5110
     

Alcohol and Drug Services

Name Phone Services Provided
Al-Anon (713) 683-7227 Support to families.
Alcoholics Anonymous Intergroup Assoc. (713) 686-6300 
(713) 683-722 7
Support to alcoholics.
Association for the Advancement of Mexican Americans (AAMA) (713) 926-4756
(713) 926-5464
Counseling, Education, Support.
Bay Area Council or Drugs & Alcohol  (281)280-0800 Information & Referral, Education, Counseling.
Bay House  (281) 470-2710 Men's Treatment Program.
Better Way (713) 524-0838 Men' s Treatment Program.
Career & Recovery Resources, Inc (713) 754-7082 Counseling. for paroles, Probationers.
Chicano Family Center (713) 923-2316 Counseling, Outpatient care.
Cocaine Anonymous (713) 668-6822  Information & Referral, Support groups.
DePelchin Children's Center (713) 526-3232 Adolescent counseling.
Door to Recovery (713) 688-3700 Men's/ Women's Treatment Program.
Extended Aftercare  (713) 695-8403 Men's Treatment Program.
Family Service Center (713)861-4849 Supportive outpatient care for Hispanics.
Harbor Light (713) 224-9200 Men's Treatment Center.
Houston Aftercare (713) 529-2270  Men's Treatment Program.
Houston Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abase (713) 942-4100 Information & Referral, Education, Counseling.
Houston Recovery Campus (713) 331 -2500 ln /Outpatient substance abuse treatment.
Montrose Counseling Center  (713) 529-0037 Counseling
Narcotics Anonymous  (713) 661-4200 Support to Drug Abuse.
New Directions  (713) 691-0314 Residential care for ex-offenders, counseling.
Odyssey House Texas (713) 726-0922  Residential care for 13-17 year olds.
Palmer Drug Abuse Program  (713) 668-0133 Support, Counseling.
Recovery Houston Institute (713) 692-4000 Shelter program for indigent males.
Salvation Army (713) 869-3551 Shelter, Counseling.
Santa Mario Hostel (713) 228-0125 Women's treatment program.
Star of Hope (713) 748-0700 Shelter, Counseling.
Texas Commission on Alcohol & Drug Abuse (512) 867-8700 Information & Referral.
University of Texas Psychiatric Services (713) 500-2525 Counseling, Education.
Veteran's Administration  (713) 791-1414 Counseling (veterans).
Volunteers of America (713) 692-8190 Women's residential care.
Women's Christian Home (713) 521-3429 Women's treatment program.
     

Emergency/Crisis Services

Name Phone Services Provided
AIDS Foundation (713) 623-6796
fax: (713) 623-4029
 Support, Information & Referral.
Alcohol Abuse Emergency/Treatment Inpatient (800) 252-6465 Support Information & Referral.
Ben Taub Emergency Psychiatric (713) 793-2631 Phone is answered 24 hrs/day.
Crisis Hotline (713)228-1505 Phone is answered 24 hrs/day.
Mental Health Mental Retardation Crisis Center (713) 970-4600 Phone is answered 24 hrs/day.
Police/Ambulance 911, (713) 461-9992 Phone is answered 24 hrs/day.
Suicide Prevention Hotline (713) 228-1505  Support,Information & Referral.
     

 

 

 
 

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