If you are having suicidal thoughts or thoughts about hurting yourself, call one of these crisis lines:

Adapt 24/7 Mobile Crisis Hotline
Suicide & Crisis Center of North Texas 24/7 Crisis Line
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
North Texas Behavioral Health Authority​

877-653-6363 or 214-366-9407​

NTBHA is the designated Local Behavioral Health Authority for the Dallas Metro Area.

You are not alone.

The resources on our site have been carefully prepared to help connect people to experts and providers.

Want to talk to someone in person?  Southern Area Behavioral Health has a walk-in clinic.

4215 Gannon Lane, Dallas, TX 75237
Phone: 972-283-9090, Fax: 972-499-0367

Monday: 2pm – 10pm
Tuesday: 2pm – 10pm
Wednesday: 2pm – 10pm
Thursday: 2pm – 10pm
Friday: 2pm – 10pm
Saturday:  2pm – 7pm
Sunday: 2pm – 7pm

Active senior people

Boarding Homes

Mental Health America of Greater Dallas supports safe, clean boarding homes for those that are recovering from mental illness. For a list of boarding homes, go to

For the most updated, accurate and recent information regarding boarding home facilities and regulations, contact the City of Dallas at 214-670-1972.

*MHA is not responsible for licensing boarding homes.  Contact the City of Dallas at 214-670-1972 to learn about licensing procedures.

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