There are programs available to help people with mental illness who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless find and keep housing.
Mental Health Resources
Suicide prevention starts with recognizing the warning signs of suicide and taking them seriously. Talking openly about suicidal thoughts and feelings can save a life.
Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams provide face-to-face help to people who are at risk of harm to self or others. The Mobile Crisis Outreach Team provides counseling services to people at their home, school or other location. The services are available 24/7, 365 days a year.
When someone is involved or at risk for involvement in the criminal justice system, or court ordered for treatment, jail diversion and competency restoration programs can help them get the services they need to stay in the community and take care of their health.
Who is eligible for Community Hospital services?
This service is available to Texas residents of any age. Admission is at the recommendation of a local mental health authority or local behavioral health authority and is based on a crisis assessment. The assessment must indicate the person:
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.
Outreach, screening, assessment and referral (OSAR) programs are available to all individuals interested in information about substance use services. OSAR programs can be the starting point for individuals who want help accessing substance use services but are unsure where to begin.
TV+FA seeks interns to join our team.
The TV+FA Internship Program offers local students the opportunity to contribute to TV+FA’s mission to help improve the quality of life of Texas veterans and their families by supporting communities across the state to expand the availability and delivery of mental health treatment and services. We value our interns and commit to providing a comprehensive learning experience that aligns with individual interests and career goals.