Kerrville State Hospital

Have you heard we’re hiring?

Join a team that cares.

We have openings for:

  • Food Service Workers
  • Building Maintenance Workers
  • Custodians
  • Psychiatric Nursing Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Physicians

We offer outstanding benefits and career advancement opportunities.

Learn more at our careers page.

About Us

Kerrville State Hospital serves people who have been acquitted of a criminal offense and committed by a court to receive inpatient mental health services.

Kerrville State Hospital serves the entire state of Texas.

721 Thompson Drive 
Kerrville, TX 78028 
Fax: 830-792-4926

Visitor Information

Families and significant others are crucial to the treatment process, and visitation is encouraged to further enhance treatment.

Currently, due to COVID-19, visitation days and hours have been amended. Visitation is scheduled in advance through the Social Services Department.

COVID-19 Visitation Schedule*:

Tuesday and Thursday: 6–8 p.m. 
Saturday: 10 a.m.–noon.

*Visitation schedule is subject to change according to community positivity rate.

Family Lodge

Family members and friends are welcome to use the overnight facility located on campus. Please schedule your stay in advance through the Social Services Department.


Volunteer at Kerrville State Hospital! Whether it’s for a day or a long-term basis, we welcome individuals and groups to volunteer at our campus for a variety of opportunities, including:

  • Helping with events, such as music festivals, dances, or holiday celebrations.
  • Landscaping, painting, or interior decorating.
  • Teaching art or music.
  • Helping with recreational activities like playing games or reading.
  • Serving on a non-profit board.

Signing up takes just 10 minutes via our online form. Apply today!