If you find yourself in need of support, it is extremely important to seek help for yourself and good of your family, and know that help is available. The following information provides phone numbers and information on a variety of information resources.

 

In case of an emergency, always dial 9-1-1.


 

Family Violence

 

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/child_protection/

 

Child Protective Services responsibilities:

 

 

Report Abuse
By Phone: 1-800-252-5400 (toll-free, 24/7 hotline)
Online: Texas Abuse Hotline

 

Call the Abuse Hotline toll-free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, nationwide, or report with the secure website and get a response within 24 hours.

 

Family Violence Prevention Services
Battered Women’s Shelter and additional family violence prevention services.
http://www.fvps.org/
(210) 733-8810
Rape Crisis Center
www.rapecrisis.com
Rape Crisis Center 24-Hour Hotline: 210-349-7273

 

Shelter

 

Children’s Shelter
Children’s Hope Center
https://www.childrensshelter.org/we-can-help/#t-Children%E2%80%99s%20Hope%20Center

 

Guadalupe Home
A transitional living program for expectant mothers and mothers with infants who are experiencing homelessness.
http://www.ccaosa.org/ghome/ghome.html
(210) 476-0707

 

St. PJ’s Children’s Home
Provides opportunities for children to live healthy, happy, and fulfilled lives through a continuum of care of services from infancy to adulthood.  We will constantly strive to provide the best quality programs through on-going attentiveness to the small details that make great programs.
http://www.stpjhome.org/
(210) 533-1203

 

Counseling & Treatment

 

Center for Health Care Services
Crisis Hotline: 210.223.7233 (for all ages)
http://www.chcsbc.org/

 

Roy Maas Youth Alternatives Counseling Center
Offers mental health care and substance abuse treatment and counseling. Crisis intervention is available.
http://www.rmya.org/
(210) 340-7971

 

Seton Home
Offers counseling and moral guidance for teen mothers and their children.
https://www.setonhomesa.org/
(210) 533-3504

 

Wesley Community Center
Provides counseling, crisis intervention, mental health care and substance abuse treatment. Assists clients with service coordination. Medicaid/Sliding fee scale available. Services provided at more than one location.
http://www.mhm.org/locations/wesley-health-wellness-center
(210) 590-0377