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General Resources for Referrals

On Campus

For counseling services, academic advocacy, and general questions:
Project REV:
Jones Hall 108 & 109
940-898-2744
rev@twu.edu

For counseling services:
The Counseling Center
Denton - 940-898-3801 
Dallas - 214-689-6655
Houston - 713-794-2059

For medical services:
Student Health Services
Denton - 940-898-3826

For the campus police:
Department of Public Safety
Denton - 940-898-2911
Dallas - 214-689-6666
Houston - 713-794-2222

For academic advocacy:
Student Life
Denton - 940-898-3615
Dallas - 214-689-6697
Houston - 713-794-2157

For resources for commuters or distance learners:
Commuter & Non-traditional Student Services
All campuses - 940-898-2789

For students with disabilities:
Disability Support Services
All campuses - 940-898-3835

Off Campus

For counseling services, advocacy, legal help, general questions, and more:

In Denton County:
Denton County Friends of the Family
940-387-5131
24-Hour Crisis Line: 800-572-4031

In Greater Dallas:
The Family Place
214-559-2170
24-Hour Crisis Line: 214-941-1991

In Greater Houston:
Houston Area Women's Center
713-528-6798
24-Hour Crisis Line for domestic violence: 800-256-0551
24-Hour Crisis Line for sexual assault: 800-256-0661

For emergency medical services:

Dial 9-1-1

In Denton:
Denton Regional Medical Center
1310 Scripture Street, Denton, TX 76201
940-384-3535

In Dallas:
Parkland Memorial Hospital
5201 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235
214-590-8000

In Houston:
Ben Taub General Hospital
1504 Taub Loop, Houston, TX 77030
713-873-2000
or
Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital
5656 Kelley Street, Houston, TX 77026
713-565-5100

For the police:

In Denton (non-emergency):
City of Denton Police Department
940-349-8181

In Dallas (non-emergency):
Dallas Police Department
214-671-3001

In Houston (non-emergency):
Houston Police Department
713-884-3131

For victim's assistance and information about crime victim's compensation:

Attorney General of Texas
800-983-9933

For free legal help:

In Denton:
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, Denton
940-383-1406

In Dallas:
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, Dallas
214-748-1234

In Houston:
Lone Star Legal Aid, Houston
713-652-0077

For help with protective orders:

In Denton:
Denton County Criminal District Attorney's Office
940-349-2600

In Dallas:
Dallas County District Attorney's Office
214-653-3600

In Houston:
Office of District Attorney, Harris County
713-755-5800

National Resources

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
24-Hour Hotline: 800-799-SAFE (7233)

The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network
24-Hour Hotline: 800-656-HOPE (4673)

 

page last updated 3/11/2014 9:27 AM