Gulf Coast Center

Serving as one of thirty-nine community centers across Texas, the Gulf Coast Center is the Local Mental Health Authority, Local Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Authority, Outreach Screening and Referral Authority, and substance use provider for Galveston County.

Service provision includes: out-patient psychiatric clinics and home-based services for youth and adults, planning and monitoring of the state system of services for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities, single-source information and referral for substance use services within the region, intensive outpatient counseling for individuals with substance use-related needs, outreach for individuals with HIV, case management for individuals with HIV early intervention needs, and housing services for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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If you have a life threatening emergency call: 9-1-1

For youth and adults experiencing a psychiatric emergency, contact:  Crisis and Emergency Services: 1-866-729-3848