small logo with tagline       f2f strip for header


Houston Area Resources


Here are Local Parent resources that provide Parent Support, Training Opportunities, Respite or other activities.

Those that are Bold Printed have Spanish resources/Espanol recursos

Arc of Fort Bend, 281-494-5959

Arc of Greater Houston, 713-957-1600

Arc of Gulf Coast, 281-388-1161

Arc of Katy, 832-754-9802

Arc of Texas, 512-454-6694

Asian American Family Services, 713-600-9400

Attention Deficit Disorders Association - Southwest Region 281-897-0982

Autism Share (The Woodlands)

Autism Society of America Texas Gulf Coast , 409-925-1861

Bear Hugs Support Group of Humble/Kingwood/Atascocita/Porter (See Parents Supporting Parents)

Big Little JC Association, Supporting Families with Medically Dependent Children 832-891-5096

Candlelighters 713-270-4700

Deaf Blind  (DBMAT

Depression and BiPolar Alliance  713-600-1131

Disability Rights Texas 1-800-252-9108

Down Syndrome Association of Greater Houston 713-682-7237

Easter Seals Houston (formerly United Cerebral Palsy and Houston Area Respite Center), 713-838-9050

Education Resource Center on Deafness

Epilepsy Foundation, 713-789-6295

El Grupo de Apoyo 713-921-3036

FEAT Houston (Families for Effective Autism Treatment), 281-361-3328

Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health

Friends and Families of Asians with Special Needs 281-840-8435

Fragile X Alliance 713-494-3115

Galveston-Houston Families Exploring Down Syndrome  281-736-8008

Houston Center for Independent Living, 713-974-4621

Houston Deaf Network

Katy Autism Support   (their Online Yahoo group has moved to Facebook)

Light & Salt Association 713-988-4724 (Chinese

Muscular Dystrophy, 713-522-8561

NAMI Greater Houston, 713-970-4419

NAMI Fort Bend, 281-494-5193 

OCD Texas

Partners Resource Network - TEAM Project, 1-800-866-4726 or 713-524-2147 

Parents Supporting Parents: The Woodlands, 832-364-6992

Pearland Autism Connection, 281-910-5412 

Reach for Kids 

Region 4 Education Service Center , 713-744-6868

Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America 

Side By Side Community Support Group (League City, Pearland area), 281-332-9270

Special Education Assistance Services

Spina Bifida Association of Houston Gulf Coast , 281-447-2707 

Texas Assoc. of Parents of Children with Visual Impairments  (TAPVI)


Texas Guide by Your Side

Texas Hands & Voices 

Texas Parents of Blind Children, 713-501-9659

Texas Parent to Parent, 866-896-6001 

Tourette Syndrome Assoc. of Texas - Katy Support Group 281-395-5392

Tourett Syndrome Assoc. of Texas - North Houston Group

University of Houston Families CAN Parent Education Program & Transition Workgroup, 713-743-5491

Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome 22q11.2, 281-795-8727 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Williams Syndrome, 713-417-9418 


Arc of Greater Houston 713-957-1600

Be An Angel - Respite Vouchers 

Care Connection Lifespan Respite Care Program

Easter Seals Houston (formerly United Cerebral Palsy and Houston Area Respite Center), 713-838-9050 x307 or x332

Faithbridge - rEcess Respite night (1st Friday of month) 

Home Run Hitters 855-364-5898

Infinite Elevations 832-845-8056

St Peters United Methodist Church Friday Night Friends, 281-492-8031

Take Time Texas (Lifespan Respite)

The Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD  713-970-7070  or 713-970-7616

The Center  713-525-8339

Treasures of Joy 281-468-6716


Can't Find what you need?  You may want to do a search on the NavigateLifeTexas website - Search for Parent Groups, Services and Events:

ALSO - Download the Carestarter App and search for resources by disability/zip code.  

edigest button

Save the Date


03.24.2018 8:30 am - 9:00 am