Mental Health Resources

Fort Bend County Behavioral Health Services

COVID-19 Mental Health and Crisis Services


Local Resources:

COVID-19 24/7 Mental Health Support Line: 833-251-7544 or 833-986-1919

Fort Bend County Mental Health Resource Line M-F 8A-5P: 832-363-7094

Fort Bend COVID-19 Call Center and Website: 281-633-7795 and https://www.coronavirusfortbend.gov/

Texana Center 24 Hour Crisis Hotline (Fort Bend County Residents): 1-800-633-5686

Fort Bend Crisis Intervention Team Non-Emergency Number: 281-341-4665 and ask for CIT

DePelchin Children’s Center Mental Health Line: 713-558-3777


Statewide and National Resources:

Contact a counselor at SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline at 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Hogg Foundation for Mental Health: Mental-health-and-covid-19

National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888 or https://humantraffickinghotline.org/

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233/text LOVEIS to 22522 or https://www.thehotline.org/

Department of Children and Family Services (Report suspected child or elder abuse) 1-800-252-5400


Counseling Resources:

Fort Bend County Behavioral Health Services: 281-238-3079   or www.fortbendcountytx.gov/bh

NAMI of Greater Houston: 713-970-4419 or https://namigreaterhouston.org/

Mental Health America (MHA) of Greater Houston: 713-523-8963 or https://mhahouston.org/

Houston Galveston Institute: 713-526-8390 or http://www.talkhgi.org/

Aid For Victims of Domestic Abuse: 281-207-2312 (Fort Bend County) or (713) 224-9911 (Harris County)

Catholic Charities Counseling Services: 1-866-649-5862

Fort Bend Women’s Center: (Domestic violence services) 281-342-4357


Resources for Parents:

PC-CARE’s video about coping with COVID-19: https://youtu.be/uAJPK0EoOZg

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: outbreak factsheet link

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s COVID-19 resource library: aacap coronavirus

Zero to Three: https://www.zerotothree.org/resources/3210-tips-for-families-coronavirus

American Academy of Pediatrics: family-life-dynamics


Online Resources:

Managing Anxiety & Stress: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/managing-stress-anxiety.html

Coping with a Disaster or Traumatic Event: https://emergency.cdc.gov/coping/index.asp

Helping Children Cope with Emergencies: https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html

Emotional Wellbeing During the COVID-19 Outbreak: your-emotional-well-being-during-the-covid-19-outbreak


Mental Health Taskforce Resources [PDF]

Faith Leaders Mental Health Resources One Pager [DOC]

Faith Leaders Mental Health Resources One Pager [PDF]