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Where to Find Help

UPDATED May 27, 2009

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Click the first letter of the city you are in from the alphabet below. 

There are differences between these organizations.  You may find some of them helpful and others not helpful.  If the organization nearest you isn't helpful, try calling another one.



Ministries of Counseling and Enrichment
1502 North, First Street
Abilene, TX 79601
Phone: (325) 672-9999
Email: mocefbc@swconnect.net

Noah Project
P.O. Box 875
1636 North 20th St
Abilene, TX 79604
Hotline: (325) 676-7107 or 1-800- 444-3551
Phone: (325) 672-6626
Web: http://www.noahproject.org
Shelter available for families, crisis counseling and advocacy.


Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend
PO Box 1470
Alpine, TX 79831
Hotline: (432) 834-0654 or 1-800-834-0654
Phone: (432) 837-7254
Email: fccbb@sbcglobal.net
Counties Served: Brewster, Jeff Davis, Pecos, Presidio, Terrell

Rio-Pecos Family Crisis Center
P.O. Box 1470
Alpine, TX 79831
Hotline: (432) 834-654 or 1-800- 834-0654
Phone: (432) 837-7254


Family Support Services
1001 South Polk Street
Amarillo, TX 79101
Hotline: 1-800-749-9026 or 806-374-5433
Phone: (806) 342-2500
Phone: 1-800-799-7233 (Espanol)
Web: http://www.fss-ama.org
Serving Armstrong, Castro, Deaf Smith, Oldham, Randall, and Swisher Counties. Family support services, 24 hour assistance, emergency shelter, medical, legal, and judicial advocacy programs, crisis intervention.


Women's Center of Brazoria
PO Box 476
Angelton, TX 7516
Hotline: 1-800-243-5788/ 281-585-0902
Phone: (979) 849-9553 Office
Emergency shelter, counseling, advocacy, other services are available.


Lone Star Legal Aid
212 E. Magnolia
Angleton, TX 77515
Phone: (979) 849-6464
Phone: (800) 244-5492


Safe Haven of Tarrant County
PO Box 1207
Arlington, TX 76004
Hotline: (817) 535-6464 or 1-877-701-7233
Phone: (817) 535-6462
Web: http://www.safehaventc.org
Individual and group counseling, case management, advocacy programs, legal and immigration services.

Safehaven of Tarrant County
PO Box 1207
Arlington, TX 76004-1207
Hotline: (817) 460-5566 or 1-877-701-7233
Phone: (817) 548-0583
Web: http://www.safehaventc.org
Services: individual and group counseling, case management, immigration assistance, advocacy services.


The Family Peace Project
P.O. Box 1723
Athens, TX 75751
Phone: 903-677-9177
Fax: 903-677-9177
The Family Peace Project assists victims of domestic violence with immediate safe house shelter, food, rent, relocation, deposits. There are also 3 transitional houses.


Domestic Violence Prevention, Inc.
703 West Main, Suite H
Atlanta, TX 75551
Hotline: (903) 876-4808
Phone: (903) 796-8847


Austin/Travis County Family Violence Protection Team
4201 Edbluestein
Austin, TX 78721
Phone: 512-974-8535
The Family Violence Protection Team (FVPT) is a collaborative, community response to family violence that provides multiple services at one location. They improve access to law enforcement, counseling, crisis management and legal services for survivors of family violence and their children.

Family Violence Diversion Networks/Lifeworks
2001 Chicon
Austin, TX 78722
Hotline: 512-735-2400
Phone: (512) 478-1648 or 512-735-2100
Web: http://www.lifeworksweb.org
Email: info@lifeworksweb.org
Services to youth and families including housing, counseling and education.

Migrant Clinicians Network
P.O. Box 164285
Austin, TX 78716
Hotline: (800) 825-8205
Phone: (512) 327-2017
Web: http://www.migrantclinician.org
Providing professional education, peer networking, access to research, clinical tools and best practices to future clinical leadership.

Political Asylum Project of Austin (PAPA), American Gateways
One Highland Center
314 E. Highland Mall Blvd. suite 501
Austin, TX 78702
Phone: (512) 478-0546
Immigration services.

Safe Place
PO BOX 19454
Austin, TX 78760
Hotline: 512-267-SAFE
Phone: (512) 927-9616
Web: http://www.safeplace.org
Advocacy Programs, community education, collaborations and Partnerships, crisis services, deaf services, disability services, long-term support, school-based programs.

Texas Council On Family Violence
PO BOX 161810
Austin, TX 78716
Phone: (512) 794-1133
Phone: (800) 525-1978
Web: http://www.tcfv.org

Women's Advocacy Project, Inc.
PO Box 833
Austin, TX 78767
Hotline: 800-777-FAIR (3247) In Austin 512-476-1866
Phone: 800-374-HOPE (4673) Family Violence Legal Hotline
Web: http://www.women-law.org

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