Central Texas Social Services and Resources


211 information Referral Service

Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Central Texas Information and Referral System   

Directory for Parents and Children Seeking Help

Army OneSource

Military OneSource   
   

Alcohol/Drug Abuse
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Ft. Hood 268-5188
Gatesville 865-9333
Killeen 634-5959
Copperas Cove 547-7155
Waco 754-3336
Austin chapter
Al-Anon self-help support group
for family members of alcoholics
1-800-425-2666
Texas Al-Anon
Killeen 286-0545
Waco 808-4757
Austin 512-441-8591
Central Texas Council on
Alcoholism and Drug Abuse
1-800-554-3254
Harker Heights 202 E. Beeline 690-4455
Texas Information and Referral Line
24-hour bilingual crisis information
1-877-9-NO-DRUG
Army Substance Abuse Program 287-2892
Central Texas Rehabilitation Center 788-2286



Birth Certificates
Bell County Clerk's Office, Belton 933-5174
National Center for Health Stastistics
Texas Department of State Health Services 1-888-963-7111



Chambers of Commerce
Harker Heights 522 E. FM 2410 699-4999
Belton 412 E. Central Ave. 939-3551
Copperas Cove 204 E. Robertson Ave. 547-7571
Killeen One Santa Fe Plaza Dr. 529-9551
Gatesville 2307 S. Highway 36 865-2617
Lampasas 205 S. US Hwy 281 512-556-5172
Temple 2 N. 5th St. 773-2105



Child Abuse
Children's Advocacy Center
of Central Texas
Belton 939-2946
Texas Department of Family
and Protective Services
Copperas Cove 317 Casa Dr. 547-4286
Texas Abuse Hotline 800-252-5400
Family Protection Project
(Protective Orders)
888-674-4529
Families in Crisis, Inc. PO Box 25
Killeen, TX 76540
888-799-SAFE
773-7765
Killeen 503 Priest Dr. 690-1312
Ft. Hood 287-CARE
287-2501
Aware Central Texas 113 N. East St.
Belton
939-7582



Child Care
Child Care
Management Services
300 Cheyenne Dr.
Killeen
800-647-6558
200-2250
Day Care Licensing Office
(to register a complaint not resolved at the day care level)
Belton 939-3561
Killeen 526-9011
Copperas Cove 547-4286
ext. 221
Single Parent and
Homemaker Support Services
CTC Bldg 106 526-1192
Military Child and Youth Services 287-8029



City Hall
Harker Heights 305 Millers Crossing 953-5600
Copperas Cove 507 S. Main St. 547-4221
Killeen 101 N. College
PO Box 1329
501-7600
Lampasas 312 E. Third St. 512-556-6831



Counseling
Cedar Crest Children's Clinic 3106 S. W.S. Young, Killeen 519-4162
Central Texas Youth Services Bureau Hotline for ages
3-17
800-421-TEEN
Belton 939-3466
Gatesville and Copperas Cove 248-1998
Killeen 529-3160
Training 634-0117
Shelter 634-2085
Lampasas 512-556-9888
ChildHelp 800-422-4453
Families in Crisis PO Box 25
Killeen TX 76540
888-799-SAFE
773-7765
634-1184
Children's Mental Health Services
Copperas Cove 1101 N Dr., Ste. 3 547-5914
Killeen 100 East Ave. A 526-4146
Aware Central Texas 113 N East St.
Belton
939-7582
Korean-American
Social Service Center (THE)
501 N. 8th St.
Killeen
501-3600
The Mentor Program
Communities in Schools
208 W. Ave. A
Killeen
628-5437
NAACP 286-9011
Suicide and Crisis Center 800-888-4036
Military and Family Life Consultants 383-3684
383-1631
383-2571
Ft. Hood Crisis Line 634-8309
526-6111



Department of Human Services
AFDC/TANF, Food Stamps,
Medicaid
800-252-8263
800-448-3927
800-777-7328
Copperas Cove 317 Casa Dr. 547-4286
Gatesville 1409 E. Main St. 865-7291
Killeen 315 E. Ave. D 519-7500
Lampasas 204 Riverview Dr. 512-556-3629
Temple 102 Elemental Ave. #100 778-6751



Developmental Delays or Disabilities
Advocacy, Inc. 800-252-9108
Association for Retarded Citizens
Bell County
690-2429
298-7108
800-252-9729
Bell County Rehab
for Children Center
2000 Marland Wood Temple 778-6785
Texas Early Childhood
Intervention Program
800-250-2246
Harker Heights 1007 S. Ann 628-5115
Copperas Cove 1012 N Drive
Temple 618 N. Main 773-6787
Children with Special
Health Care Needs
800-252-8023
Handicapped Children
Special Education Hotline
800-252-9668
National Information Center
for Children and Youth with
Disabilities
800-695-0285
Disabled American Veterans
W.R. Hold Chapter 147
702 E. Ave. E
Killeen
634-7918



Education
ABE/GED
Central Texas
Workforce Center
300 Cheyenne 200-2016
Armed Forces YMCA 415 N. 8th St. 634-5445
CTC Learning Resource Ctr Bldg. 118, Rm. 15
Main Campus
526-1332
East Ward Elementary 1608 E. Rancier 501-1666
Goodwill Learning Center 4004 E. Stan Schlueter
Copperas Cove 306 E. Ave. E
Copperas Cove
547-9164
ESL/ELL
Killeen Housing Authority 1003 E. Ave E., Killeen 634-5859
Armed Forces YMCA 415 N. 8th St. 634-5445
Goodwill Learning Center 4004 E. Stan Schlueter
Audie Murphy Middle School 53393 Sun Dance Dr.
Ft. Hood
200-6530
Ft. Hood Campus Annex Motor Pool Rd.
Bldg. 266B
Copperas Cove 306 E. Ave. E
547-9164
Clifton Park Elementary 2200 Trimmier Rd. 501-1580
Head Start
Harker Heights 200 S. Harley 690-1325
Belton 1640 S. Wall
730 Saunders
939-7841
939-2510
939-3093
Belle Oaks 800 Shady Lane #773 939-9335
Copperas Cove 1008 N. Drive
804 Leonhard St.
1202 W. Ave. B
547-1771
547-0769
547-4465
Ft. Hood Comanche 532-1994
Gatesville 1105 Saunders 865-5423
Killeen 1608 E. Rancier 526-1075
Marlboro Heights 918 R.A. Abercrombie 690-8333
Moss Rose 101 N. 20th St. 634-1886
Sunset 814 Gilmer 526-5095
Lampasas 500 E. 8th 512-556-2555



Elderly
Adult Protective Services 800-252-5400
Area Agency on Aging of Central Texas 2180 N Main
Belton
800-447-7169
Alzheimer's Association (512) 241-0420
(800) 367-2132



Employment
CTC Career Planning and Placement 526-1106
Goodwill Industries, Inc.
Harker Heights 125 E. Kathey Rd. 699-3344
Copperas Cove 2421 E. Hwy 190 547-8690
Killeen 2101 S. WS Young
4004 E. Stan Schleuter
699-1555
634-4287
Temple 11 N. 4th
4108 S. 31st St.
778-4881
773-5656
Job Corps 800-733-JOBS
Texas Workforce Commission
Killeen 300 Cheyenne 200-2000
Copperas Cove 380 Town Square 542-2633
Temple 2420 S. 37th St. 773-1607
102 E. Central Ave. 771-2555
Texas Rehabilitation Commission
Gatesville 1409-B E. Main 865-7239
Killeen 604 Gray St. 634-2618
Temple 4501 S. General Bruce Ste. 86 773-1674



Financial Assistance
Consumer Credit Counseling 800-374-2227
Help Center 201 E. Ave D, Killeen 519-3360
Help Center - Temple 770-6842



Food Banks
Food Care Center 201 N. 16th St.
Killeen
554-3400
Gatesville Care Center 107 N. 7th St.
Gatesville
865-6736
Cornerstone Outreach 408 N. 10th St.
Nolanville
698-6820
Meals on Wheels 2205 Veterans
Killeen
699-1717
916 Rev. Abercrombie
Killeen
699-8888
842 S. Mitchell
Belton
939-1170
1012 North Dr., #2
Copperas Cove
547-6022
Mission Soup Kitchen 205 W. Ave. C 634-8322
Red Cross
Killeen 208 W. Ave. A 200-4400
Waco 776-8362
800-497-4280
Temple 11 N. Main 773-5675
St. Joseph's Pantry 2903 E. Rancier 634-7878
Martha's Kitchen 411 W. Ave
Temple
770-0515
ACS Food Pantry 121 T.J. Mills Rd.
and 761st, Ft. Hood
553-0493



Grief
Bereavement 774-3006
Killeen H.U.G. Group
Immanuel Lutheran Church
724-4090
Family Hospice - Temple 742-2000
Infant Loss 724-3006
Caring Hearts (Military) 288-8848
Gold Star Family Support (Military) 288-6728



Health
AIDS
Center for Disease Control 800-CDC-INFO
AIDS Hotline 800-299-2437
United Way - Temple 771-3302
AIDS Testing
Bell Co. Public Health 309 N. 2nd St.
Killeen
524-8371
Killeen Free Clinic 519-3898
Dept. Human Services 312 S. Main #102
Copperas Cove
ANRED Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders 541-344-1144
Bell County Public Health emergencies
after hours
773-4457
762-1930
762-1930
Disabled American Veterans
W.R. Hold Chapter 147
702 E. Ave E
Killeen
634-7918
Children's Clinic
Killeen 2300 S. Clear Creek #105 554-3494
Harker Heights 200 Nola Ruth Blvd., Ste. B 698-6629
Family Planning Services (HCCAA)
Copperas Cove 1012 North Drive 547-1006
Lampasas 500 E. 8th St. 512-556-3389
Immunization Shot-line 800-252-9152
Indigent Health Care limited assistance with medical bills
Killeen - Bell Co. Health 309 Priest 634-2443
618-4165
Killleen - Help Center 201 E. Ave. D 519-3360
Temple - Martha's Clinic 601 S. 7th St. 770-3029
Temple - Help Center 11 N. 2nd St. 770-6842
National Eating Disorder Information Center 416-340-4156
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Food Stamps, Medicaid, AFDC/TANF 800-252-8263
Copperas Cove 317 Casa Dr. 547-4286
Gatesville 1409 E. Main 865-7291
Harker Heights 331 Indian Trail
Killeen 315 E. Ave. D 519-7500
Lamapasas 204 Riverview Dr. 512-556-3629
Temple 102 E. Central #100 778-6751
WIC 800-942-3678
Copperas Cove 213 W. Ave. D 547-9571
Gatesville 104 S. Lutterloh 248-1952
Killeen 111 Santa Fe 526-2033
Temple 201 N. 8th 778-1511
Ft. Hood Rivers Bldg. 532-8680
Women's Veterans Health Programs 800-423-2111
Olin Teague Med Center 1901 Veterans 778-4811
Mammography 888-492-7844



Help Center
Killeen 201 E. Ave. D 519-3360
Temple 11 N. 2nd St. 770-6842



Hospitals
Cedar Crest Behavioral Health Center 3106 S. WS Young
Ste. B-201, Killeen
519-4162
Coryell Memorial Hospital 1507 W. Main
Gatesville
865-8251
Darnall Army Hospital 3600 Darnall Lp.
Ft. Hood
288-8000
King's Daughter's Hospital 554-8334 (Killeen)
939-3715 (Belton)
298-2400 (Temple)
Metroplex Hospital 2201 S. Clear Creek 526-7523
Scott & White 2401 S. 31st St. 800-792-3710
254-724-2111
TTY: 724-3038


Hotlines
Spanish-speaking AIDS (SIDA) Helpline 800-344-SIDA
Covenant House teen shelter 800-999-9999
Family Violence 800-799-SAFE
Poison Control Center 800-222-1222
Suicide Prevention 800-784-2433
800-273-TALK
Teen Help Line 800-272-TEEN
Teen Hotline (Central Texas Youth Services) 800-421-8336
Texas Department of Aging 800-295-9240
Texas Runaway Hotline 888-580-4357
Legal Hotline for Older Texans 800-622-2520


Housing (Low Income)
Central Texas Housing Assistance Program (Section 8) 939-5321
770-2300
Housing Authority
Belton 939-5321
Copperas Cove 547-9591
Killeen 731 Wolf St. 634-5243
1103 E. Ave. E 634-5859


Legal Assistance
Bell County District Attorney's Office 800-933-5215
Texas Attorney General's Office 800-252-8014
ChildFind
Family Violence Legal Line 800-374-4673
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration 800-755-0777
Legal Advice Hotline 800-777-3247
Lone Star Legal Aid
Ft. Hood 287-5297
287-7901
Belton 512 S. Main 939-5773
800-234-6606
Domestic Violence Line 888-674-4529
Texas Child Support Program 800-252-8014
Rapid Response protective orders 888-674-4529
Police Departments
Belton 933-5843
Copperas Cove 547-4272, 547-8222
Ft. Hood 288-1131, 288-1062
Gatesvill 865-2226
Harker Heights 699-7600
Killeen 526-8311
Lampasas 556-6235
Nolanvill 698-6334
Temple 298-7000

 


Mental Health and Mental Retardation (MHMR)
Texas State Office 800-888-4036
Lampasas 1305 S. Key Ave. #203 512-556-6962
Copperas Cove 1101 North Dr. Ste. 3 547-5914
Gatesville 211 N. Lutterloh 865-5844
Killeen 100 E. Ave. A 526-4146



National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Killeen Office PO Box 1522
Killeen, TX 76540
286-9211



Parenting
Adolescent & Family
Counseling Center
Dr. Ruth Tomlin
2201 S. W.S. Young 690-2004
Family Planning Services (HCCAA)
Copperas Cove 1012 North Dr., Ste 4 547-1006
Gatesville 36 N. Loop 865-8456
Lampasas 500 E. 8th St. 512-556-3389
Hope Pregnancy Center 714 N. 4th St. 519-3343
New Parent Support Program Ft. Hood 287-2286



Police
Belton 933-5843
Copperas Cove 547-4272, 547-8222
Ft. Hood 288-1131, 288-1062
Gatesvill 865-2226
Harker Heights 699-7600
Killeen 526-8311
Lampasas 556-6235
Nolanvill 698-6334
Temple 298-7000
 

Sheriff's Departments
 
Bell County933-5400
Coryell County 547-1693, 865-7201, 865-7202
Lampasas County512-556-8255



Red Cross
877-272-7337
Mid-Texas Chapter 208 W. Ave. A 888-776-9226
Military-Ft. Hood Office Reynolds House
Bldg. 8640
Warrior Way
287-0400
288-8144



Runaways
Central Texas Youth Services Bureau 800-421-8336
Covenant House Crisis Line 800-999-9999
Texas Runaway Hotline 800-580-4357
800-392-3352



Shelters
Cove House - Copperas Cove 109 E. Halsted 547-4673
Covenant House Teen Shelter 800-999-9999
Home & Hope - Killeen 919 Mimosa Dr. 634-0110
House of Refuge Copperas Cove 547-6753
Martha's Kitchen - Temple 411 W. Ave. G 770-0515
Option House - Killeen 601 Palmer Ave. 800-421-8336



Social Security
Social Security Office 800-772-1213
Temple Office 511 N. Main 289-1323
TTY 298-1500
Help Center for cards only
Killeen 201 E. Ave. D 519-3360
Temple 11 N. 2nd St. 770-6842



Transportation
Bus Station - Killeen 200 E. Ave. C 634-3843
Hill Country Transit 800-791-9601
Killeen 1309 MLK 616-6800



Utilities Assistance
Bell County Human Services
Killeen 315 Ave. D 519-4666
Belton 939-3561
Harker Heights 690-7800
Temple 102 E. Central Ste. 200 778-6751
Emergency Aid Group - TXU Energy 800-242-9113
Energy Assistance for Seniors Gatesville 865-8234
Killeen Help Center 201 E. Ave. D 519-3360
Lifeline/Link Up America 888-225-5322
Salvation Army
Killeen 501 N. 2nd St. 634-7172
801 E. Rancier 634-0364
Copperas Cove 547-2423
St. Vincent DePaul 1201 Bundrant Dr. 634-3489



Victim Liaison
Children's Advocacy Center of Central Texas 939-2946
Crime Victims' Compensation 800-983-9933
KPD Victim's Liaison Services 501-8830


Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
State office 800-942-3678
Copperas Cove 213 W. Ave. G 547-9571
Ft. Hood 532-8680
Gatesville 116 N. Lutterloh 248-1952
Killeen 111 Santa Fe Plaza 526-2033



Youth Services
Central Texas Youth Services Bureau
Hotline for ages 3-17 800-421-8336
Belton 939-3466
Copperas Cove 248-1998
Killeen 628-2107
634-2085
634-2086
519-3160
Temple 773-1303
Lampasas 512-556-9888
Ft. Hood CYS 1802 Battalion Ave. 287-8029