Texas Abuse/Neglect Hotline
Use this number to report: Abuse, neglect, or exploitation of children, the elderly, or people with disabilities. Violations of minimum standards in a child-care
Children’s Advocacy Center
Assists victims of sexual abuse and severe physical abuse ages 2-18 including forensic interviews and physical exams as well as counseling and other follow-up services.
CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocates
Trained volunteers who support and assist children in foster care while their case is in the court system.
Foster Care and Adoption Information
For information on becoming a foster or adoptive parent through DFPS.
Child Care Information
For information about assisted child-care in Texas.
Texas Youth Hotline
To provide peer counseling to youth and family members for family conflicts, delinquency, truancy, abuse and neglect, and running away.
Office of Consumer Affairs Hotline
To make an inquiry or complaint about an existing DFPS case.
Abuse in Mental Health/Mental Retardation Facilities
To report abuse, neglect, or exploitation in Mental Health/Mental Retardation facilities.
Nurse Family Partnership-TTUHSC
Parenting education for first time pregnant mothers (Enrollment by 28 wks or less)
Children’s Behavioral Health Clinic-UMC Children’s Hospital and TTU
UMC Medical Office Plaza 3502 9th Street, Suite 250 Lubbock, TX
Phone: 806.742.3074 or 806.775.9222
UMC Children’s Hospital Emergency Department
In case of emergency dial 9-1-1
Parenting education from prenatal to kindergarten entry, car seat safety education and car seat assistance.