Self-Help Resources

Local Crisis Resources

Please note our office does not provide emergency services or 24-hour emergency on-call coverage. If you experience an emergency requiring immediate attention, please call 911 or go to your nearest hospital emergency room for assistance. You can also contact any of the following mental health hotline numbers.


Center for Health Care Services: 24-Hour Crisis Line: (210) 223-7233 or Mental Health Services (Intake and Eligibility): (210) 261-1250

Nix Health – Behavioral & Mental Health Services: (877) 231-4299

San Antonio State Hospital: (210) 532-8811

Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital: (210) 617-5300

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center: (210) 491-9400

Battered Women & Children’s Shelter Crisis Line: (210) 733-8810

Rape Crisis Center 24-Hour Hotline: (210) 349-7273

San Antonio Police Department (Non-Emergency): (210) 207-7273

American Red Cross: (210) 224-5151

United Way Help Line: Dial 2-1-1

For Life-Threatening Emergencies, Please Contact 9-1-1

Self-Help Resources

National Emergency Numbers

Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: 988 Lifeline (

Línea de Prevención del Suicidio y Crisis (En Español): 1-888-628-9454 Ayuda En Español : Lifeline (

24/7 Crisis Text Line: Text “Start” to 741-741

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE(4673)

The National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233

Mental Health Resources & Organizations

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Greater Houston:

ADHD Resources:

The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA):

The Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation (OCF):

Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA):

National Center for PTSD:

Alcoholics Anonymous:

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH):

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration:

Brain Injury Support Groups in Texas

Traumatic Brain Injury Factsheets:

Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Support:

Texas Suicide Prevention:

Health in Aging:

Alzheimer’s Association – Houston & Southeast Texas:

Mental Health America: