Mental Health Crisis Services

Facing a Mental Health Crisis?

If you or someone you know are faced with a mental health crisis, please call the crisis hotline of the local mental health or local behavioral health authority for your county. You may find this number by using the online mental health services search form or by calling one of the numbers below.

Crisis services are available 24 hours/7 days a week and include prompt face-to-face crisis assessment, crisis intervention services, crisis follow-up and relapse prevention services. The HHSC Crisis Services Guide (PDF) has information on various state-funded crisis services and organizations that can help connect people to resources.

LMHA Mental Health Crisis Numbers

LMHA NameCrisis NumberCounties Served
ACCESS800-621-1693Anderson and Cherokee
Andrews Center Behavioral Healthcare System877-934-2131Henderson, Rains, Smith, Van Zandt and Wood
Austin Travis County Integral Care512-472-4357Travis
Betty Hardwick Center800-758-3344Callahan, Jones, Shackleford, Stephens and Taylor
Bluebonnet Trails Community Services800-841-1255Bastrop, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Lee and Williamson
Border Region Behavioral Health Center800-643-1102Jim Hogg, Starr, Webb and Zapata
Burke Center800-392-8343Angelina, Houston, Nacogdoches, Newton, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity and Tyler
Camino Real Community Services800-543-5750Atascosa, Dimmit, Frio, La Salle, Karnes, Maverick, McMullen, Wilson and Zavala
The Center for Health Care Services800-316-9241 or 210-223-7233Bexar
Center for Life Resources800-458-7788Brown, Coleman, Comanche, Eastland, McCulloch, Mills and San Saba
Central Counties Services800-888-4036Bell, Coryell, Hamilton, Lampasas and Milam
Central Plains Center800-687-1300Bailey, Briscoe, Castro, Floyd, Hale, Lamb, Motley, Parmer and Swisher
Coastal Plains Community Center800-841-6467Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak and San Patricio
Community Healthcore800-832-1009Bowie, Cass, Gregg, Harrison, Marion, Panola, Red River, Rusk and Upshur
Denton County MHMR Center800-762-0157Denton
Emergence Health Network877-562-6467El Paso
Gulf Bend Center877-723-3422Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Lavaca, Refugio and Victoria
Gulf Coast Center866-729-3848Brazoria and Galveston
Heart of Texas Region MHMR Center866-752-3451 or 254-776-1101Bosque, Falls, Freestone, Hill, Limestone and McLennan
Helen Farabee Centers800-621-8504Archer, Baylor, Childress, Clay, Cottle, Dickens, Foard, Hardeman, Haskell, Jack, King, Knox, Montague, Stonewall, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wise and Young
Hill Country Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities Centers877-466-0660Bandera, Blanco, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Hays, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Kinney, Llano, Mason, Medina, Menard, Real, Schleicher, Sutton, Uvalde and Val Verde
Lakes Regional MHMR Center877-466-0660Camp, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris and Titus
LifePath Systems877-422-5939Collin
MHMR Authority of Brazos Valley888-522-8262Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Leon, Madison, Robertson and Washington
MHMR of Tarrant County800-866-2465Tarrant
MHMR Services for the Concho Valley800-375-8965Coke, Concho, Crockett, Irion, Reagan, Sterling and Tom Green
North Texas Behavioral Health Authority866-260-8000Dallas, Ellis, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro and Rockwall
Nueces Center for Mental Health & Intellectual Disabilities888-767-4493Nueces
Pecan Valley Centers for Behavioral & Developmental HealthCare800-772-5987Erath, Hood, Johnson, Palo Pinto, Parker and Somervell
Permian Basin Community Centers for MHMR800-542-4005 or 877-475-7322Brewster, Culberson, Ector, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Midland, Pecos and Presidio
Spindletop Center800-937-8097Chambers, Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson and Orange
StarCare Specialty Health System806-740-1414 or 800-687-7581Cochran, Crosby, Hockley, Lubbock and Lynn
Texana Center800-633-5686Austin, Colorado, Fort Bend, Matagorda, Waller and Wharton
Texas Panhandle Centers800-692-4039 or 806-359-6699Armstrong, Carson, Collingsworth, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Donley, Gray, Hall, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Lipscomb, Moore, Ochiltree, Oldham, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman and Wheeler
Texoma Community Center877-277-2226Cooke, Fannin and Grayson
The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD866-970-4770Harris
Tri-County Services800-659-6994Liberty, Montgomery and Walker
Tropical Texas Behavioral Health877-289-7199Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy
West Texas Centers800-375-4357Andrews, Borden, Crane, Dawson, Fisher, Gaines, Garza, Glasscock, Howard, Kent, Loving, Martin, Mitchell, Nolan, Reeves, Runnels, Scurry, Terrell, Terry, Upton, Ward, Winkler and Yoakum

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Phone Apps

  • Breathe2Relax– Stress management tools and exercises (iTunes) (Google Play)
  • Suicide Safer Home – Practical tips for parents and caregivers (iTunes) (Google Play)
  • Texas Veterans – Access local, state and national resources (iTunes) (Google Play)