Houston

Don’t give up. You are not alone.

On this page, we have listed several resources in this community which are there to care for you. This list is not exhaustive, but it can serve as a bridge to help. It was collected in honor of your story and the stories of people around you. We encourage you to remember your journey is unique—and that every step forward is worth it.

Local

Mobile Crisis Outreach Team
(713) 970-4663
Provides 24/7 mobile response for people experiencing a mental health crisis, including on-site mental health assessments and referrals.

National

Crisis Text Line
Text TWLOHA to 741-741
A trained crisis counselor receives the text and responds quickly.

National Hopeline Network
1-800-784-2433

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1 (800) 273-8255

Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)
1-800-656-4673
24-hour Chat: online.rainn.org
24-hour Chat (Español): ohl.rainn.org/es/

The Trevor Project (LGBTQ)
1-866-488-7386

Treatment Referral Hotline
(Substance Abuse)
1-800-662-4357

911 AND ANY LOCAL EMERGENCY ROOM ARE ALSO GREAT RESOURCES IN TIMES OF CRISIS.

Local Treatment Resources

To obtain more local mental health referrals in Houston, dial 211 or visit 211.org.

Interface-Samaritan Counseling Centers*
Interface-Samaritan.org
4803 San Felipe
Houston, TX 77056
(713) 626-7990

Jewish Family Service of Houston, TX*
JFSHouston.org
4131 S Braeswood Blvd
Houston, TX 77025
(713) 667-9336

Shield Bearer Counseling Centers**
FightingForHearts.org
12345 Jones Rd, Ste 285
Houston, TX 77070
(281) 894-7222 x11

University of Houston Psychology Research & Services Center**
wrt.lv/UHPsychServices
4505 Cullen Blvd, Entrance 8
Houston, TX 77204
(713) 743-8600

Krist Samaritan Center
SamaritanHouston.org
17555 El Camino Real
Houston, TX 77058
(281) 480-7554

* Clinics or counselors that offer low-to-no cost counseling services or a sliding scale fee

** Counseling groups that may have counselors who offer reduced fees

Support Groups

There are support groups that exist for a variety of struggles in addition to these listed here.

Alcoholics Anonymous
AA.org
AAHouston.org
(713) 686-6300

Narcotics Anonymous
NA.org
HASCONA.com
(713) 661-4200

Al-Anon Family Groups
Al-Anon.AlaTeen.org
HoustonAlAnon.org
(713) 683-7227

National Alliance for Mental Illness
NAMI.org
Offers support groups and resources for individuals struggling with mental health.
NAMIGreaterHouston.org
(713) 970-4419

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
AFSP.org
If you’ve lost a loved one to suicide, AFSP can help connect you to a local bereavement support group in your area.
AFSP.org/SurvivingSuicideLoss
wrt.lv/AFSPHoustonTX

In The Rooms
InTheRooms.com
Free worldwide directory of anonymous 12-step meetings for those seeking help or in recovery, as well as friends and family of people in recovery.