The Guide is a listing of mental health resources in Harris County that are low-cost and/or affordable. As a community service, Mental Health America of Greater Houston offers “The Guide” at no cost to individuals and organizations.  It features resources for Adults, Children/Adolescents and Older Adults/Elderly and is widely used and distributed by schools, hospitals, mental health professionals, and call centers. The Guide is free to the public.

If you need less than 50 copies, we encourage you to download and print copies.

If you need 50 copies or more of this publication, you may schedule a pick up from our office. Contact:

**Please note that Mental Health America of Greater Houston has a limited supply of “The Guide” in stock and your order may be filled at a lower quantity.

Pick Up Location:
Mental Health America of Greater Houston
2211 Norfolk, Suite 810
Houston, Texas 77098
Pick Up Time:
Monday – Friday (except holidays)
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

In the event of a psychiatric emergency:

  • Dial 911 and request a Crisis Intervention Team or CIT Officer


  • Go to MHMRA Neuropsychiatric Center (NPC) — 24 hour emergency psychiatric facility
    1502 Taub Loop Houston TX 77030

In the event of a non-emergency, contact:


  • Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) or other low-cost clinics
    Gateway to Care Navigators: dial 713-783-4146 to find the closest FQHC


  • Harris Health Behavioral Health Program (multiple locations)
    Eligibility: 713-566-6509
    Appointments: 713-526-4243



  • The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD (multiple locations)
    Eligibility: 713.970.4444

For a more resources please contact the United Way of Greater Houston by dialing 2-1-1 for information and referral services.


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