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Texas has many programs and services to strengthen families. You can find these resources using the search tool below. Depending on where you live, you might find:

  • Mentor programs
  • Home visiting programs
  • Parent education programs
  • Crisis intervention
  • And much more

These services are offered by local agencies under contract to the Prevention and Early Intervention division of the Texas Department of Family & Protective Services. These programs offer services to parents and children to strengthen families. To learn more about our programs, visit our website.

Texas Parenting Helpline, 833-680-0611

If you need answers to parenting questions or even something more, our team is standing by 24/7 to help you with any parenting challenge, big or small. We provide free information and referrals to counseling and thousands of other local services in communities across Texas to help you deal with the many challenges of parenting. Or, maybe, you just need someone to talk to!

  • We promise to listen and not judge. 
  • We can help brainstorm solutions and, if needed, connect you with resources that can help you take the next step.
  • Most referrals are to low or no cost services in your local Texas community.

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Explore programs in your area to help with parenting skills, crisis intervention, home visiting programs, community and school-based mentoring, and more.

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The Texas Parent Helpline team is ready to listen, find solutions, and direct you to the right local resources.