Enabling and Empowering Individuals
and Families to Live Quality Lives
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 866-729-3848
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Welcome to Galveston and Brazoria Counties Community Center

The Gulf Coast Center is one of thirty-nine community centers in the state of Texas providing services, programs and employment assistance for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), mental illness,  HIV or needing substance abuse recovery services. Programs and services offered by the Gulf Coast Center have made progress toward enabling and empowering individuals and their families to live quality lives. Learn More >>

News & Events

End Smoking and Breathe

The Gulf Coast Center is offering a five week Tobacco Cessation Program at no cost to participants who want to finally quit smoking for good.

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Legislative Day

Mental Health Advocates met with State Representative Wayne Faircloth at the State Capitol for Legislative Day.

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Adult Mental Health

Medication related services including pharmacological management, medication administration, medication training and support services as well as ongoing medication monitoring.

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Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities


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Child & Adolescent Mental Health

Family-focused, community based mental health services and supports targeted to children and their families.

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Consumer Benefits

Mentally disabled consumers are provided with Social Security Administration (SSA) trained staff to assist them in processing their claim through to a favorable decision.

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Substance Use Recovery

Individual and family counseling along with education.

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Connect Transportation

Also known as “Connect Transit”, the Center offers transportation services to the general public.

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Summer Day Program

Day Activity Programs in a Ranch type setting for children and adults each week throughout the summer.

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Veteran Support Services

The Gulf Coast Center is a member of the Military Veteran Peer Network (MVPN).

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Community Mental Health, Intellectual & Developmental Disability and Recovery Services Center for Galveston and Brazoria Counties
Administrative Office • 123 Rosenberg, Suite 6 • Galveston, Texas 77550
409.763.2373 • 281.488.2839 • Fax 409.763.5538

24-Hour Crisis Hotline • 866-729-3848

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