Community Resources

Here is a list of community resources, some local to Austin, TX and others supporting people nation or worldwide. These range from emergency/crisis care to educational information.  This list is in process and will be added to and updated periodically.

Austin Travis County Integral Care/Psychiatric Emergency Services
24/7 Crisis Hotline: 512-472-HELP (4357)
TTY: 512-703-1395

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) 24/7, free & confidential

Resources and Shelter for survivors of domestic violence.
24/hr Hotline: 512-267-SAFE

The TLC Foundation for BFRBs (TLC)
Resource for Trichotillomania (Hair pulling disorder) and Skin Picking Disorder education, support, & fiddles
831-457-1004
207 McPherson Street, Suite H
Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5863

Therapists who treat Children with BFRBs 2017 update
Seeking help for your child with Skin Picking Disorder or Hair Pulling (Trichotillomania)? Here is a list of Austin Texas area therapists who are trained to support your family.

A collection of information about Skin Picking Disorder. Also online treatment options.

Proper-Care
Life Management for Aging Adults
512-585-8459
866-261-6664
http://www.proper-care.com/

Austin Groups for the Elderly / Elderhaven
Adult day care and rich source of referrals
3710 Cedar Street, Box 2
Austin, TX 78705
Phone: (512) 451-4611
http://www.ageofcentraltx.org/

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