HELP & RESOURCES

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Books

Grace for the Afflicted, Matthew Stanford

Mental Health Resilience and Renewal,  Joe Padilla and Matthew Stanford

Pasos Diarios (Spanish),  Joe Padilla and Matthew Stanford

Community Programs

Center for Healthcare Services

The Center for Health Care Services improves the lives of people with mental health disorders, substance abuse challenges and developmental disabilities. http://chcsbc.org/who-we-are/

Family Endeavors

The mission of Family Endeavors is to provide comprehensive, effective, and innovative services that empower people to build better lives for themselves, their families, and their communities. http://www.familyendeavors.org/

Haven for Hope

The mission of Haven for Hope is to offer a place of hope and new beginnings by providing, coordinating and delivering and efficient systemse of care for people experiencing homelessness in Bexar County. http://www.havenforhope.org/new/
 

Mental Health Grace Alliance

Mental Health Grace Alliance is a Christian mental health recovery and support organization providing resources for mental illness recovery, support groups, and training for clergy and community leaders. http://mentalhealthgracealliance.org/

San Antonio Clubhouse

The San Antonio Clubhouse is dedicated to the recovery of men and women with mental illness by providing opportunities for our members to live, work, and learn, while contributing their talents through a community of mutual support. http://www.saclubhouse.org/

San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (SACADA)

The San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (SACADA) is a nonprofit organization that provides education, youth prevention programs, information resources and services to prevent alcohol and drug abuse. http://www.sacada.org/

SWEEP Over San Antonio

SWEEP Over San Antonio is a powerful movement of Christ-centered individuals, from all walks of life, who believe God wants to heal, transform and draw people of this city to Himself. http://www.sweepoversa.org/index.html
 

Voices for Children of San Antonio

Voices for Children of San Antonio expands our community's capacity to respond to current and emerging needs of children and their families through purposeful and strategic advocacy that improves programs, practices and policy.

http://www.voicessa.org/
 

Young Minds Matter

The goal of the YMM program is to increase awareness of youth mental health issues in Greater San Antonio and identify resources to help youth and families through free mental health training and education opportunities, outreach, partner support and strategic alignment. http://youngmindsmatter.com/

Clinical Services

Clarity Child Guidance Center

Clarity Child Guidance Center is a mental health treatment center for children and adolescents in South Texas. It is the only nonprofit treatment center in San Antonio and South Texas that specializes in children ages 3-17 who suffer from serious mental health problems. Inpatient and outpatient programs include a range of services, from crisis stabilization, to psychiatric evaluations, to ongoing therapy. https://www.claritycgc.org/
 

The Ecumenical Center for Education, Counseling, Health

The Ecumentical Center provides faith-based counseling and education to help people find healing, growth and wellness. The center serves children, adults and families. Fee adjustments are available based on personal financial need and available funding. Doors dopened in 1967 to bring together community leaders in the research, education, medical and mentla health profession. http://www.ecrh.org/
 

La Paz Community Health Care Center

La Paz Community Health Care Center is committed to providing world class counseling and mental health service, providing compassionate, therapeutic services in a hope-filled environment aimed at meeting our clients specific needs, deploying global best practices in providing a safe and productive work environment with opportunity for growth, and networking with our related health care providers and professionals for the purpose of enhancing our service delivery. http://lapaz-cmhc.com/
 

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center in San Antonio, Texas is a psychiatric hospital offering a comprehensive continuum of behavioral health and substance abuse/mis-use services, including acute programs for children, adolescents and adults, and residential treatment for children and adolescents. http://laurelridgetc.com/

Recommended Sites

Alamo Area Teen Suicide Prevention Coalition

The mission of the Alamo Area Teen Suicide Prevention Coalition is to advance efforts to prevent teen suicide in the Alamo Area by engaging youth voices and build on best practices to provide clear and ongoing prevention messages; to improve access to care and strengthen the continuum of youth mental health care; and influence related policy. http://www.stopteensuicide.info/

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide. The mission of the AFSP is to save lives and provide hope to those affected by suicide. https://afsp.org/

Bexar County Mental Health Consortium

The Bexar County Mental Health Consortium offers a free directory of mental health resources. https://www.bexar.org/435/About-MHD

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. https://www.nami.org/