The following is a partial list of resources to help families in crisis. For a full listing go to your yellow pages or the following web-sites:


 Partnership for Drug Free America
 Parents with medical insurance please call the 1-800 number on the back of your Medical Insurance Card and ask the operator to guide you to the provider for Mental Health Emergency or Mental Health Services  that your insurance company uses in San Antonio.

United Way Help Line (211)
San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (210) 225-4741


 24 hour Emergency Mental Health Facilities:

 Methodist Specialty/Transplant Hospital 575-0500

Nix Health Care System 271-1800

Southwest Mental Health Center 616-0300

University Hospital Crisis Center 223-7233

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center 491-3591


To contact us:

Kimberly Burke
High School Prevention Counselor
Adriana Felts
Middle School Prevention counselor
Jackie Redding
Elementary Prevention Counselor

Referral Resources

These agencies are not endorsed by NISD. Parents should always make their own inquiries to be certain that they are getting the services most appropriate for their children and their family.


Youth Counseling Services (September 2008)

All services listed below are provided IN OFFICE. This list is not exhaustive.

Alamo Childrens Advocacy (Child Safe)

7130 W US Hwy 90 78227

(210) 675-9000

Free (Sexually Abused Children)

Baptist Childrens Home Ministries-STAR Program

Locations Vary

(210) 832-5000


Benitia Family Center

4650 Eldridge Ave 78237

(210) 433-9300

Sliding Scale/Medicaid

Catholic Charities/Catholic Consultation Center

1844 Lockhill-Selma, Suite 101 78213

(210) 377-1133

Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance/Medicare

Child Guidance Center

2135 Babcock Road 78229

(210) 614-7070

Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance

Childrens Bereavement Center

332 West Craig Place 78212

(210) 736-4847

Free and Sliding Scale

Community Counseling Services

of Our Lady of the Lake University

590 N. General McMullen 78228

(210) 434-1054

Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance

Family Resource Center (Centro med)

123 Ascot 78224

(210) 927-1816

Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance

Ecumenical Center

8310 Ewing Halsell Dr. 78229

(210) 616-0885

Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance

Jewish Family & Childrens Services

12500 NW Military Hwy, Suite 250

(210) 302-6920

Sliding Scale

Family Service Association

702 San Pedro 78212 plus other locations

(210) 299-2422

Sliding Scale/Insurance

La Paz Community Health

530 San Pedro 78212

(210) 558-8744

Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance

Palmer Drug Abuse Program

10226 Ironside  78230



Presa Community Service Center

3721 S. Presa 78210

(210) 532-5295

Sliding Scale

Roy Maas Youth Alternatives Counseling

3103 West Avenue  78213

(210) 340-7971 or 340-7972


Southwest Mental Health Center

8535 Tom Slick Dr. 78229


Sliding Scale/Medicaid/Insurance

St. Marys Family Life Center

One Camino Santa Maria (off Culebra)  78228

(210) 436-3133

Sliding Scale