Counseling & Community Resources


NCTC has compiled a list of Community Resources to assist during this challenging time. This list will be updated as new resources or services become available.

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Community Resources for students, staff, and community members
Agency Phone Email/Web Location County
Alcoholics Anonymous (940) 383-8252 or (940) 566-9989 www.aa.org Denton Denton
Alcoholics Anonymous (972) 436-4516 www.aa.org Lewisville Denton
Alcoholics Anonymous (940) 612-2016 www.aa.org Gainesville Cooke
Alcoholics Anonymous (940) 322-3213 www.aa.org Wichita Falls Wichita
National Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Information Center 800-784-6776 www.addictioncareoptions.com Nationwide
Boys & Girls Club (940) 239-9309 www.bgca.org Denton, Lewisville, Little Elm Denton
Boys & Girls Club (940) 665-6527 www.bgca.org Gainesville Cooke
Texas Workforce Commission (940) 382-6712 www.twc.state.tx.us Denton Denton
Texas Workforce Commission (940) 665-1121 www.twc.state.tx.us Gainesville Cooke
Texas Workforce Commission (940) 322-1801 www.twc.state.tx.us Wichita Falls Wichita
Head Start (940) 872-3696 Bowie Montague
Head Start (940) 387-8649 Denton Denton
Head Start (940) 665-4619 Gainesville Cooke
Texas Dept of Family and Protective Services (940) 387-8544 www.dfps.state.tx.us Denton Denton
Texas Dept of Family and Protective Services (940) 665-9315 www.dfps.state.tx.us Gainesville Cooke
Texas Dept of Family and Protective Services (972) 221-3910 www.dfps.state.tx.us Lewisville Denton
Report Abuse 800-252-5400 www.txabusehotline.org Statewide
FOODPANTRIES.ORG www.foodpantries.org Nationwide
Texas Dept. of Agriculture www.summerfood.org Statewide
Bowie Mission (940) 872-4678 Bowie Montague
Living Word Ministries (940) 665-1191 Gainesville Cooke
VISTO (940) 668-6403 www.vistohelps.com Gainesville Cooke
Sacred Heart Food Pantry (940) 759-3074 shchurchmuenster.com Muenster Cooke
Vision Ministries (940) 297-6860 vision.dentonbible.org Denton Denton
Shiloh Food Pantry (The Denton Wesley Foundation) (214) 394-7799 thedentonwesley.org Denton Denton
Christian Community Action (972) 219-4357 www.ccahelps.org Lewisville Denton
Lake Cities UMC Food Pantry (940) 321-6100 www.lakecitiesumc.org Lake Dallas Denton
Community Food Center (940) 382-0807 www.dentoncfc.org Denton Denton
Our Daily Bread (940) 382-5604 www.ourdailybreaddenton.org Denton Denton
First Refuge Ministries (940) 484-4384 firstrefugeministries.org/ Denton, Sanger Denton
Texas Dept. of Health and Human Services  (Food Stamps/Medicaid) (940) 872-1196 www.yourtexasbenefits.com Bowie Montague
Texas Dept. of Health and Human Services  (Food Stamps/Medicaid) (940) 320-5700 www.yourtexasbenefits.com Denton Denton
Texas Dept. of Health and Human Services  (Food Stamps/Medicaid) (940) 665-9315 www.yourtexasbenefits.com Gainesville Cooke
Texas Dept. of Health and Human Services  (Food Stamps/Medicaid) (940) 549-1371 www.yourtexasbenefits.com Graham Young
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) (940) 872-6266 www.fns.usda.gov/wic Bowie Montague
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) (940) 349-2930 www.fns.usda.gov/wic Denton Denton
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) (940) 668-1292 www.fns.usda.gov/wic Gainesville Cooke
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) (972) 221-1603 www.fns.usda.gov/wic Lewisville Denton
ABBA (940) 668-6391 abbatexas.org Gainesville Cooke
ABBA (972) 221-3206 abbatexas.org Lewisville Denton
Loreto House (940) 380-8191 loretohouse.org Denton Denton
Woman to Woman Denton (940) 383-4494 dentonprc.org Denton Denton
Health Service of North Texas 800-974-2437 or (940) 381-1501 www.healthntx.org Denton Denton
Medicaid & CHIP (Texas Dept. of Health and Human Services) 800-647-6558 hhs.texas.gov/services/health Statewide
Frist Refuge Ministries (940) 484-4384 firstrefugeministries.org Denton, Sanger Denton
Denton Community Health Clinic (940) 600-7527 www.dentonchc.org Denton Denton
Indigent Health Care Resources (903) 614-5550 Bowie Montague
Indigent Health Care Resources (940) 612-8600 Cooke County Montague
Indigent Health Care Resources (972) 434-8864 Denton Cooke
Indigent Health Care Resources (936) 523-5100 Montague Montague
Partnership for Prescription Assistance www.txdisabilities.org Statewide
PediPlace (972) 436-7962 www.pediplace.org Lewisville Denton
Planned Parenthood 1-800-230-PLAN www.plannedparenthood.org Nationwide
Planned Parenthood-Lewisville Health Center (972) 221-7644 www.plannedparenthood.org Lewisville Denton
Planned Parenthood-Denton Health Center (940) 891-0737 www.plannedparenthood.org Denton Denton
Postpartum Support International 1-800-944-4773 HelpLine www.postpartum.net Nationwide
TWU Dental Hygiene Clinic (940) 898-2888 twu.edu/dental-hygiene-clinic Denton Denton
Catholic Charities (817) 600-1646 www.catholiccharitiesfortworth.org Gainesville Cooke
Catholic Charities (940) 521-0720, ext 7114 www.catholiccharitiesfortworth.org Graham Young
Giving Hope (940) 382-0609 hopeincdenton.com Denton Denton
Monsignor King Outreach Center (940) 391-1919 www.kingoutreachcenter.com Denton Denton
The Salvation Army, Denton Corps (940) 566-3800 www.salvationarmydfw.org Denton Denton
Denton Affordable Housing Corp (940) 484-7048 dentonaffordablehousing.org Denton Denton
Denton Housing Authority (940) 383-1504 www.dentonhousingauthority.com Denton Denton
Gainesville Housing Authority (940) 382-0609 gainesvilletxhousingauthority.com Gainesville Cooke
U. S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development 800-955-2232 www.hud.gov Nationwide
Refuge for Women (859) 629-1642 www.rfwntx.org Denton Nationwide
C7 Human Trafficking Coalition 888-373-7888 www.c7htc.org North Texas
National Human Trafficking Hotline 888-373-7877 humantraffickinghotline.org Nationwide Nationwide
National Human Trafficking Hotline text "BeFree" to 233733 Nationwide Nationwide
National Human Trafficking Hotline Live Chat humantraffickinghotline.org Nationwide Nationwide
You Can Free Us (940) 725-3200 www.youcanfree.us Flower Mound International
Poiema Foundation (469) 757-8888 poiemafoundation.org Rockwall Statewide
Texoma Community Center (877) 277-2226 www.texomacc.org Cooke, Grayson and Fannin Counties Cooke
Dallas Metrocare Services (877) 283-2121 www.metrocareservices.org Dallas Dallas
Denton County MHMR Center 800-762-0157 (24 hour) or (940) 381-5000 www.dentonmhmr.org Denton County Denton
Health Service of North Texas 800-974-2437 or (940) 381-1501 www.healthntx.org Denton Denton
Grace Counseling 800-972-0643 grace-counseling.com Lewisville Denton
Helen Farabee Centers 800-621-8504 (24 hour) or (940) 549-4896 www.helenfarabee.org Graham Young
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255 suicidepreventionlifeline.org Nationwide
Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas (214) 828-1000 or 800-273-8255 (both 24 hour) www.sccenter.org Cooke, Denton, Montague, and Young Counties 4 County Region
Frist Refuge Ministries (940) 484-4384 firstrefugeministries.org Denton, Sanger Denton
Connections Wellness Group (940) 222-2399 connectionswellnessgroup.com Denton Denton
Youth & Family Counseling (972) 724-2005 Lewisville, Denton Denton
UNT Counseling & Human Development Center (940) 565-2970 coe.unt.edu Denton Denton
UNT Child & Family Resource Clinic (940) 565-2066 coe.unt.edu Denton Denton
UNT Psychology Clinic (940) 565-2631 psychology.unt.edu Denton Denton
TWU Counseling & Family Therapy Clinic (940) 898-2600 twu.edu/counseling-family-therapy-clinic Denton Denton
UBH Denton (University Behavioral Health) (940) 320-8100 or 1-888-320-8101 ubhdenton.com Denton Denton
Carrollton Springs (972) 544-7980 carrolltonsprings.com Carrollton Denton
Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator (SAMHSA) findtreatment.samhsa.gov Nationwide
Abigail’s Arms-Cooke County Family Crisis Center (940) 665-CURE (2873) abigailsarms.org Cooke County Cooke
Denton County Friends of the Family 800-572-4031 or (940) 382-7273
(both 24 hour)
www.dcfof.org Denton Denton
Domestic Shelters www.domesticshelters.org Nationwide
First Step, Inc. 800-658-2683 (24 hour) firststep.org Wichita Falls Wichita
Texas Council on Family Violence tcfv.org Statewide
The Family Place (214) 941-1991 (24 hour) www.familyplace.org Dallas Dallas
The National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-7233 www.thehotline.org Nationwide
Virgina's House (Young, Stephens & Throckmorton Counties) (940) 549-9829 www.virginiashousetx.org Graham 3 County Region
Wise Hope Shelter and Crisis Center (Wise, Jack & Montague Counties) (940) 626-4855 (24 hour) wisehope.org Bowie 3 County Region
Texas 2-1-1 Service 211 or (877) 541-7905 www.211texas.org Statewide
Texas Workforce Commission 800-735-2988 www.twc.state.tx.us Statewide
United Way www.unitedway.org Nationwide
Aunt Bertha www.auntbertha.com Nationwide
Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center (972) 641-7273 (24 hour) dallasrapecrisis.org Dallas Dallas
Denton County Friends of the Family 800-572-4031 or (940) 382-7273
(both 24 hour)
www.dcfof.org Denton Denton
RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network) 800-656-HOPE (4673)
(24 hour)
www.rainn.org Nationwide
Denton County Transportation (DCTA) (940) 243-0077 www.dcta.net Denton Denton
TAPS Public Transit (844) 603-6048 tapsbus.com Cooke, Montague, Wise, Clay, Grayson, and Fannin 6 County Region
Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 (press 1)
Text:  838255
www.veteranscrisisline.net Nationwide
Recovery Resource Council (817) 332-6329 recoverycouncil.org Denton Denton
Texas Veterans Commission 1-800-252-8387 www.tvc.texas.gov Statewide
Denton County Veterans Services Office (972) 434-8813 Denton Denton
Cooke County Veterans Services Office (940) 668-5436 Gainesville Cooke
Denton County Veteran Community Navigator Program (940) 566-5851, ext.113 www.unitedwaydenton.org Denton Denton
Women Veterans of America Chapter 48 wvachapter48@gmail.com Denton Denton
Military Veteran Peer Network (817) 683-2870 Roanoke Denton
Military Veteran Peer Network (903) 267-0166 Sherman Cooke