The following information is provided to help facilitate access to a variety of national and community resources related to physical, emotional, and mental health concerns. Plumeria Counseling Center offers this information for convenience alone and is in no way affiliated or responsible for the information provided by these programs and links. If you are in immediate danger or crisis, please do not hesitate to call 9-1-1.
Local Emergency Services
Austin Travis County Integral Care 24/7 Crisis Hotline
(512) 472-HELP (4357)
Integral Care Emergency Psychiatric Services
Seton Shoal Creek Hospital
- 988 National Suicide Prevention Hotline (Talk or Text)
AIDS Hotline in Spanish
Adolescent Suicide Hotline
Alcohol Abuse and Crisis Intervention
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Helpline and Treatment
Child Abuse Hotline
Cocaine Help Line
Domestic Violence/Child Abuse/Sexual Abuse Hotline
Drug Information Treatment & Referral Hotline
Eating Disorders Center
Elder Abuse Hotline
Family Violence Prevention Center
LGBT National Hotline
Rape Crisis Hotline
Prescription and Non-Prescription Drug Information www.rxdangers.com Sexual Assault Hotline
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Suicide & Crisis Hotline
Texas Runaway/Youth Hotline
Youth Crisis Hotline
Youth Help Line / LifeWorks
- (512) 472-HELP
Austin Community Resources
- Alcoholics Anonymous, Hill Country Intergroup
- Austin Al-Anon/Alateen
- Austin Pregnancy Resource Center
- Narcotics Anonymous
- Safe Alliance
- Texas Department of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services
- Texas Department of Family & Protective Services
- Volunteer Healthcare Clinic
- Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas
Additional Resources And Websites
Aging Support Services
The Facts Behind Senior Hunger: http://www.aginginplace.org/the-facts-behind-senior-hunger
- Asian American Cultural Center
Variety of classes and programs related to Asian culture, including many program for kids.
- Austin Bike Routes
Learn how to get around Austin safely on two wheels.
- Austin Civic Wind Ensemble (ACWE)
If you used to play an instrument in high school, you can join this informal fun group. Practice on Tuesday nights and play several concerts during the year, including Zilker Park Christmas Tree Lighting and Lakeway 4th of July.
- Austin Fit
Run with a training group on Saturday mornings to prepare for a marathon, half-marathon, lesser distanced race, or just to get in shape and have fun doing it. Couch potatoes welcomed.
- Austin Sports and Social Club
Year-round opportunities for individuals to play a variety of team sports.
- Austin Toastmasters
Improve your public speaking skills in a supportive environment.
- Citizen Gardener
Learn to garden and then volunteer/apprectice to help Austin become more green.
- Meetup.com Discover community-organized groups and “meet up” with others who share your interests.
- Mexican American Cultural Center
learn and participate in classes and programs that will foster a meaningful understanding and appreciation of not only Mexican American but also Native American, Chicano, and other Latino cultures.
- Michael’s Craft Store
Affordable classes in arts and crafts, such as knitting, crochet, cake decorating, and much more.
- Parks & Playgrounds
The City of Austin’s comprehensive directory, including maps and amenities list for all parks.
- Yellow Bike Project
Free educational facilities open to anyone who wants to learn about fixing and riding bikes.