Counseling Resources

My Community Services
As part of our commitment to our students and the community, My Community Services is an online directory to help you find the resources you need.

 

AIDS Support

AIDS ARMS, Inc.
351 W. Jefferson Blvd #300
Dallas, TX 75208
(214)-521-5191
www.aidsarms.org

 

AIDS Interfaith Network, Inc.
2707 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 120
Dallas, TX 75207
(214)-943-4444
www.aidsinterfaithnetwork.org

 

AIDS Resource Center
2701 Reagan Street
Dallas, TX
(214)-528-0144 / 1-866-657-2437
www.resourcecenterdallas.org

 

AIDS Services of Dallas
(214)-941-0523
www.aidsdallas.org

 

Domestic Violence Intervention

The Family Place
PO Box 7999
Dallas, TX 75209
(214)-941-1991
www.familyplace.org

 

Genesis Women's Shelter
4411 Lemmon Ave., Suite 201
Dallas, Texas 75219
(214)-946-4357
www.genesisshelter.org

 

Mosaic Family Services Multi-lingual services available
12225 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75243
(214)-821-5393
www.mosaicservices.org

 

New Beginning Center
218 N. Tenth Street
Garland, TX 75040
(972)-276-0423 / Hotline: (972) 276-0057
www.newbeginningcenter.org

 

Employment Assistance

Eastfield College Career and Employment Services
Completion Center, Room C237-B
(972)-860-8310 / Fax: (972)-860-8326
https://www.eastfieldcollege.edu/slifeefc/completion/pages/default.aspx 

Texas Workforce Commission, TWC
1-800-939-6631
www.Texasworkforce.org

 

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas
Ross Tower, 500 N. Akard Suite #3030
Dallas, TX 75201
(214)-290-1000
www.wfsdallas.com

 

Financial Management

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Dallas, Inc. (now Transformance USA)
(800)-249-2227www.transformanceusa.org/

 

Food Assistance

Wilkinson Center
3402 N. Buckner Blvd. #302
Dallas, Texas 75228
(214)-821-6380
www.thewilkinsoncenter.org/

 

Methodism's Bread Basket Food Pantry
621 E. Grand
Dallas, TX 75223
(214)-887-3926
www.foodpantries.org/li/methodisms_breadbasket_75223

 

Pleasant Grove Food Pantry
1331 Baywood Street
Dallas, TX 75217
(214)-505-1928
www.foodbanks.net/ 

 

Sharing Life Community Outreach Center
3544 East Emporium Circle
Mesquite, TX 75150
(972)-285-5819
www.sharinglifeoutreach.org/

 

Mesquite Social Services
1035 Military Parkway
Mesquite, TX 75149
(972)-285-3000
www.mesquitesocialservices.org

 

North Texas Food Bank
4500 S. Cockrell Hill Road
Dallas, Texas 75236
(214)-330-1396
https://www.ntfb.org/

 

Texas Health & Human Services Commission
211 or (972)-337-6100https://hhs.texas.gov/services/financial/food

 

Help with Child Care

The Child Care Group
(214)-630-5949
www.childcaregroup.org

 

Pleasant Grove Corps Community Center
8341 Elam Road
Dallas, TX 75217
(214)-398-6619
www.salvationarmydfw.org/p/locations/dallas/pleasantgrove

 

Child Care Services-Resource and Referral Line
(214)-631-2273
www.getchildcarenow.com

 

Head Start of Greater Dallas
3954 Gannon Lane
Dallas, TX 75237 (Main Ofc.)
(972)-283-6400
www.hsgd.org

 

Housing and Shelters

Carr P. Collins Social Service Center
5302 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75235
(214)-424-7000
www.salvationarmydfw.org/p/services/homeless

 

Austin Street Center
2929 Hickory Street
Dallas, TX 75226
(214)-428-4242 (24hrs)
www.austinstreet.org

 

Family Gateway
Annette G. Strauss Family Gateway Center
711 S. St. Paul St.
Dallas, TX 75201
(214)-823-4500
www.familygateway.org

 

The Bridge
1818 Corsicana
Dallas, TX 75201
(214)-670-1101
www.bridgenorthtexas.org

 

Dallas Life Foundation
1100 Cadiz Street
Dallas, TX 75215
(214)-421-1380
www.dallaslife.org

 

Dallas Housing Authority
3939 North Hampton Road
Dallas, TX 75212
(214)-951-8300
www.dhadal.com

 

Shared Housing Center, Inc.
[Must contact online]
www.sharedhousing

 

Promise House - Rapid Re-Housing Assistance
224 W. Page Ave.
Dallas, TX 75208
(214)-941-8578 ext. 296
www.promisehouse.org

 

Immigration/Naturalization/Citizenship Preparation

Mosaic Family Services - Multi-lingual services available
4144 N. Central Expressway #530
Dallas, TX 75204
(214)-821-5393
www.mosaicservices.org

 

Legal Services

Lawyer Referral Service, Dallas Bar Association
2101 Ross Avenue
Dallas, TX 75201
(214)-220-7444
www.dallasbar.org

 

Legal Aid of Northwest Texas
1515 Main Street
Dallas, TX 75201
(214)-748-1234 / 1-888-529-5277
www.lanwt.org

 

Southern Methodist University / Dedman School of Law
Legal Clinics Department
3315 Daniel Avenue
Dallas, TX 75205
(214)-768-2562
www.law.smu.edu

 

LGBTQIA Resources

Transgender Services: The Gender Education, Advocacy & Resources Program (GEAR)
5750 Cedar Springs Rd.
Dallas 75235
(214)-521-5124
www.rcdallas.org

 

Youth First Texas
5750 Cedar Springs Rd.
Dallas 75235
(214)-540-4471 / (214)-879-0400
www.myresourcecenter.org/youth 

 

The Dallas Way
4848 Lemmon Ave. Suite 100-424
Dallas, TX 75219
(214)-755-8756
www.thedallasway.org

 

Mental Health-Inpatient

Timberlawn Mental Health System
4600 Samuell Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75228
(214)-381-7181 / 1-800-426-4944
http://timberlawn.com/

 

Terrell State Hospital
1200 East Brin Street, Terrell, TX 75160
(972)-524-6452
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mhhospitals/terrellsh/

 

Green Oaks Hospital
7808 Clodus Fields Drive
Dallas, TX 75251
(972)-991-9504 / 1-800-866-6554
http://greenoakspsych.com/

 

Sundance Behavioral Health
2696 W Walnut Street
Garland, TX 75042
(469)-440-5566
www.sunbhc.com

 

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
(Incl. Spclty. Program: Eating Disorders)
8200 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, TX 75231
(682)-236-6023 (24/7) / (214)-345-7355
www.texashealth.org/behavioral-health/Pages/About- Texas-Health-Behavioral-Health.aspx

 

Mental Health

NorthStar/North Texas Behavioral Health Authority
9441 LBJ Suite #350
Dallas TX 75243
Counties Served: Collin, Dallas, Ellis, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall
1-(866)-260-8000 (24/7) / (214)-366-9407
http://www.ntbha.org/index.aspx

 

Dallas Metrocare Services (formerly Dallas County MHMR)
1345 River Bend Drive Ste. 200
Dallas TX 75247
(Administrative Office - See website for service locations)
1-877-283-2121 / (214)-743-1200
https://www.metrocareservices.org/locations

 

SAMHSA National Help Line (SUBSTANCE ABUSE & MENTAL HEALTH SVCS ADMIN)
Telephone and Online assistance
24 hrs/ 7 days a week / 365 days per year
1-800-662-HELP (4357)
https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline 

 

CRISIS TEXT LINE
Text HOME to 741741 (24 / 7)   Free (but msg rates may apply)
TEXT 741741
http://www.crisistextline.org/how-it-works/

 

Pregnancy & Women's Health

Dallas Pregnancy Resource Center
12959 Jupiter Rd. Suite 260
Dallas, TX 75238
(214)-343-9263
http://thrivewomensclinic.com/

 

Planned Parenthood of North Texas
Mesquite office - N. Town East Blvd.
(972)-613-0915
www.plannedparenthood.org/planned-parenthood-greater-texas

 

WIC - Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, & Children
218 Hwy 67 Suite 120
Mesquite, TX 75150
(214)-670-7200
www.wicprograms.org

 

Prestonwood Pregnancy & Family Care
690 W Campbell Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080
(972)-386-4015
www.prestonwoodpregnancy.org

 

Routh Street Women's Clinic
4321 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75206
(214)-748-8611
Website: Under construction Jan. 2017

 

Southwestern Women's Surgery Center
8616 Greenville Ave
Dallas, TX 75243
(214)-742-9310
www.southwesternwomens.com

 

Sexual Assault/Rape Crisis

DARCC - Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center
Presbyterian Hosp. 8198 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, TX 75231
(972)-641-7273 (24 hr.)
www.dallasrapecrisis.org/

 

Parkland VIP Victim Intervention Program/ Rape Crisis Center
5200 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75235
(214) 590-2926 / (214) 590-0430 (24 hr.)
www.parklandhospital.com/phhs/vip-rape-crisis-center.aspx

 

Substance Abuse

Alcoholics Anonymous
6162 E Mockingbird Ln
Dallas TX 75214 (Main Office)
(214)-887-6699
www.aadallas.org

 

Al-Anon & AL-Teen (24hr)
Office: 11615 Forest Central Dr. Suite 211
Dallas, TX 75243
(214)-363-0461 (24 hr.) / Español (214) 941-6599
www.dallasal-anon.org

 

Dallas Area Narcotics Anonymous
P.O. Box 12094
Dallas, TX 75225
(972)-699-9306 / Español: 1-888-600-6229
dallasareana.org/sites/wordpress/

 

NEXUS Recovery Center Inc.
8733 LaPrada
Dallas, TX 75228
(214)-321-0156
www.nexusrecovery.org

 

Phoenix House Inc.
2345 Reagan Street
Dallas, TX 75219
(888)-671-9392
www.phoenixhouse.org

 

Transportation

Dallas Area Rapid Transit-DART GoPass Mobile Ticket App for Apple and Android
1401 Pacific Ave.
Dallas, TX 75202
Customer Service: (214)-979-1111
http://www.dart.org/gopass/default.asp


Dallas Area Rapid Transit-DART – Para Transit
Para Transit Services: (214)-515-7272
www.paratransit.dart.org/

 

Dallas Area Rapid Transit-DART – RideShare Program
Ride Share: (214)-747-7433
www.dart.org/employers/rideshare-services.asp

 

STAR Transit
500 Industrial Blvd. P O Box 703
Terrell, TX 75160

Mesquite, Balch Springs, Seagoville, Rockwall, and Kaufman County
1-877-631-5278
http://www.startransit.org/

 

Veterans' Services

Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success
Eastfield College / Room C-112
(972)-860-7323
https://www.eastfieldcollege.edu/services/veterans/pages/default.aspx

 

Dallas Vet Center - Readjustment Counseling Service
8610 Greenville, Suite 125
Dallas, TX 75243
1-888-WAR-VETS (24-hr) / (888-927-8387)
https://www.eastfieldcollege.edu/services/veterans/pages/default.aspx

 

The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Metrocare
16160 Midway Road, Ste. 218
Addison, TX 75001
(469)-680-3500
http://www.metrocareservices.org/mfc

 

Veterans Service Office, Dallas County
2377 N. Stemmons Frwy., Suite 631
Dallas, TX 75207
(972)-692-4939
http://www.dallascounty.org/department/veterans/veterans_index.php