Youth and Family Mental Health Resources

Army Community Service – Financial Readiness Branch

Active Military- counseling, volunteer opportunities, and referral for other needs.


'Summer Camp' style activities for surviving families.

Child Care Aware

Offers family counseling for active military families. Fee assistance available.

Early Childhood Intervention

For children with genetic and beginning of life disorders.

Freedom Hunters

Outdoor adventure and hunting for military, veterans and their families.

Military Impacted Schools Association

Online resource for schools that have a high military/mobile population. Also for parents of school-age military children.

Military Interstate Children's Compact Commission (MIC3)

for Pre-K to 12th grade military children, helps provide continuity across schools/moves.

MOPH - Military Order of the Purple Heart

(no purple heart required) Veteran Association for camaraderie.

National Association of Child Care

Certification body for child care, advice on choosing child care

Parenting for Service Members & Veterans

Free online parenting course for veterans and military- covers parenting skills, deployment and transition.

Sesame Workshop

Educational programming for children, adults, and professionals connected with the military. 

Texas 4-H Military

Animal husbandry for military children

Texas Burn Survivor Society

Supportive services for burned Military and Veterans, and their families. Will purchase medical equipment for burn survivors....

Texas For Heroes

Theraputic retreats for veterans and veteran couples. All veterans qualify. Provides room and board for three days. Travel is not...

Texas Military Forces State Family Program

Deployment readiness for Texas Military Forces families

Texas Network of Youth Services (TNOYS)

Association of Youth Services providers

Texas Runaway Hotline

Hotline for Teens and Children 1-800-989-6884 ...

The Comfort Crew for Military Kids

Kits for children of veterans to integrate the military family experience. Includes Cuzzie bear, journal, and dvd.


Provides morale support for deployed military

VA - Caregiver Website

Online resource for veteran caregivers, dedicated call line

Vet Center Call Line

1-877-WAR-VETS is a free 24/7 call line for veterans and family members facing stress and in need of someone to talk to.

Veteran Spouse Resiliency Group (V-SRG)

Offers online and in-person peer support group programming for the spouses and committed partners of veterans.

Wounded Warriors Family Support

For Wounded Warriors and disabled veterans, provides 'gap' services, can help with nannies or other one-time care during medical...