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Counseling Resources in Houston

Crisis Intervention of Houston, Inc.
The mission of Crisis Intervention of Houston, Inc. is to help people in crisis. Crisis Intervention, a volunteer-based organization, helps people prevent or resolve crisis by providing 24-hour telephone and web-based counseling, suicide prevention and intervention, support to those affected by suicide, links to community resources, and community education.
Crisis Hotline: 713-HOTLINE (468-5463)
Teenline: 713-529-TEEN (8336)
Spanish: 713-526-8088
Crisis Response Team: 713-5CRISIS (527-4747)

Gay and Lesbian Switchboard of Houston
We're answering the call with no hang-ups. GLSH provides nonjudgmental support, crisis intervention and referrals to GLBT and GLBT-friendly professional services. Whether you need a friendly ear or are in a crisis, we're here to help. Call 713.529.3211. Visit www.gayswitchboardhouston.org for more information.

Houston Area Women's Center
The Houston Area Women's Center's vision, leadership and action empower women to advance their roles, rights and well-being. HAWC provides shelter and support services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence. We serve people without regard to age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity, color or ability. We educate and inform children, youth and the community at large to prevent and eliminate the causes of domestic and sexual violence. All services are free and confidential, including our 24-hour hotlines: 713-528-2121 Domestic Violence, 713-528-RAPE (7273) Sexual Assault. Visit www.hawc.org for more information.

Lambda Center (Alcoholics Anonymous)
The Houston Lambda Center hosts over 40 group meetings a week, offering discussion and support concerning alcohol and drug problems. All people are welcome without regard to race, creed, color, religion or sexual orientation. The Lambda Center facilitates and encourages the 12-Step Program. There are no fees or dues required for participation. Visit www.lambdahouston.org for more information.

Montrose Counseling Center
A non-profit, community-based organization providing culturally affirming, quality, and affordable outpatient mental health, substance abuse treatment, and case management services, education and research in Metropolitan Houston and surrounding areas. Services are provided primarily for and about Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender individuals and their significant others. For more information visit http://www.montrosecounselingcenter.org/.