Important Mental Health Resources for the Amarillo Area


  1. Amarillo College Police Department: 806-371-5911. Ask for Mental Health Trained Officer.
  2. Texas Panhandle Center Hotline: 806-359-6699 or 1-800-692-4039 (toll free). Ask about getting the services of a Mobile Crisis Outreach Team.
  3. 911, ask for a Crisis Intervention Team Officer.

Psychiatric Hospital
The Pavilion of Northwest Hospital: 1501 S Coulter St, Amarillo, 806-354-1810 or 1-800-341-7375

Mental Health Screening and Psychiatric/Caseworker Services
Texas Panhandle Centers: 1501 S. Polk St, Amarillo, 806-337-1000

Affordable Counseling (sliding scale fee)
Family Support Services: 1001 S Polk St, Amarillo, 806-342-2500

Free Medical Clinic
Heal the City: 604 S. Tennessee Ave, Amarillo, 231-0364

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Help/Support

  1. Amarillo Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, 803 S. Rusk, Amarillo, TX 79106, 374-6688
  2. Young People in Recovery (YPR Amarillo) at

Free Legal Help

  1. Legal Aid of Northwest Texas, Amarillo Petroleum Building, 203 W. 8th Ave #600, 806-373-4309
  2. AC Legal Clinic, 806-345-5551

Free Peer-Support Program with Social/Educational Activities
Amarillo Mental Health Consumers Agape Center, 1401 S. Polk St (inside Polk St. United Methodist Church), 4th Floor, Amarillo, 806-373-7030; free peer support groups, classes, activities

Free Peer-Support Groups and Classes through Texas Panhandle Centers (TPC)
Call 806-351-3268. Offered at TPC’s Respite Center at 2002 Hardy St., Amarillo

Housing Help

  1. Downtown Women’s Center: 37203625;
  2. TPC PATH Program: 337-1000
  3. HUD: 342-6154, 372-2531

Help Getting a Job with Supportive Employers
TX Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS), 5809 S. Western St., Ste 255 Amarillo, TX 79110, 806-351-3833