Rape, sexual abuse, & suicide crisis help


Center for Healthcare Services

24/7 crisis hotline: 210-223-7233
Mental health care: 210-225-5481

Call for help with emotional traumas and depression.

Services:

  • Mental health and substance abuse crisis intervention counseling

Child/Elder Abuse Reporting

1-800-252-5400

Report abuse to a child or elderly person in the state of Texas.  

Family Violence Prevention Shelter

Hotline: 210-733-8810
Regular phone: 210-930-3669
Counseling: 210-821-3855

Services:

  • Counseling
  • Crisis services

National Domestic Violence

24/7 hotline: 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)

Services:

  • Crisis services hotline

National Suicide Hotline

1-800-273-8255 or 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Services:

  • Confidential phone conversations

    National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

    1-866-331-9474
    Live chat available 4PM - 2AM CST

    Call for help with dating violence.

    Services:

    • Confidential phone conversations

    Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)

    800-656-HOPE
    Live chat available


    San Antonio Rape Crisis Center

    210-349-7273
    Live chat available

    Free services. Parents do not have to be told unless duty to report is involved.
    • Offers hospital accompaniment and advocacy
    • Counseling services
    • Education
    • An extensive referral network
    • Confidential phone conversations
    • Referrals to counselors

    SAPD Crisis Line

    210-223-SAFE
    SAPD Southwest Substation: 210-207-8701
    Victim's Advocacy Group: 210-207-2141

    Services:

    • San Antonio Police Department services

    United Way

    211 or 210-352-7000

    Serves the San Antonio area.

    Services:

    • Resource information
    • Crisis services
    • Basic needs services

    Family crisis help


    Battered Women's Shelter

    210-733-8810
    P.O. Box 10393
    San Antonio, TX

    Services:

    • Crisis intervention link for battered women
    • Provides shelter, food, and legal services
    • Counseling available

    Child Safe

    210-675-9000
    7130 W. US Hwy 90
    San Antonio, TX 78227

    Crisis services for children and families.

    Services:

    • Counseling

    Family Assistance Crisis Team

    210-207-2135

    Provides Crisis services for families.

    Family Justice Center

    527 North Leona
    San Antonio, TX 78207

    210-208-6800

    Services:

    • Advocate assistance
    • Help with a safety plan
    • Medical assistance

    P.E.A.C.E. Initiative

    210-533-2729
    1443 St. Mary's
    SAn Antonio, TX 78210


    Texas Department of Family and Protected Services

    Abuse / Neglect hotline: 800-252-5400
    Runaway hotline: 888-580-4357
    Texas youth hotline: 800-210-2278

    Substance abuse crisis help


    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment

    1-800-662-4357

    Services:

    • Referral and routing services

    Phoenix House

    1-800-DRUGHELP (378-4435)

    Services:

    • Residential and outpatient services (ages 13-17)
    • Substance abuse treatment
    • Mental health treatment

    Startlight Recovery

    1-800-292-0148

    • Detoxification
    • Residential treatment
    • Day treatment
    • Outpatient drug rehabilitation

    Summer House Detox

    1-866-848-5276

    Services:

    • Detox services for any type of substance abuse
    • Inpatient services

    Additional resources


    Any Baby Can

    217 Howard
    San Antonio, TX 78212

    210-227-0170

    Services:

    • Prescription assitance
    • Support groups
    • Counseling

    CHIP Children's Health Insurance Program

    Services:

    • Low-cost health insurance (medical, dental, vision, prescription drugs, mental health)

    210-354-2447


    Family Service Association

    702 San Pedro
    San Antonio, TX 78212

    210-299-2400

    Services:

    • Counseling (on-site and off-site)
    • Referrals to other agencies
    • Basic needs services
    • Educational programs

    Haven for Hope
    1 Haven for Hope Way San Antonio, TX 78207

    210-220-2100 (8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday)
    24/7 hotline: 210-220-2500

    Services:

    • Services for people over 18
    • Referral to other agencies offsite or onsite
    • Onsite medical, dental and vision services open to the community

    Healthy Families

    2300 W. Commerce
    San Antonio, TX 78207

    210-454-5437

    Services:

    • Parenting groups
    • Parenting program
    • Home visits with new parents and parents to be
    • Child abuse prevention program

    Jewish Family Services

    210-302-6920

    Services:

    • Counseling services
    • Accepts insurance and fees on a sliding scale

    Our Lady of the Lake Community Center Counseling Center

    590 N. General McMullen
    San Antonio, TX 78238

    210-434-1054

    Services:

    • Counseling (off-site)
    • Accepts insurance and fees on a sliding scale
    • Assessments offered

    Parent Child, Inc.

    210-226-6232

    Division of San Antonio / Bexar County services.

    Services:

    • Services for teen moms
    • Head Start / Early Head Start
    • Transportation
    • Family services
    • After school services (Project Success)

    UTSA Community Family Life Center

    210-458-2600

    Services:

    • Counseling services (sliding scale fees)