Williamson County Crisis Intervention Team

The Crisis Intervention Team is structured to assist citizens by providing professional and immediate assistance in obtaining proper care and assistance. Each member of the crisis team is licensed by the State of Texas with specific training in mental health, crisis intervention, first aid, CPR and are licensed Peace Officers with the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office.

A New Entry

A New Entry is committed to promoting the motivation, capacity and opportunity of individuals desiring a successful community reentry from incarceration, treatment and homelessness. The agency supports individuals with education, resources, case management and recovery supportive housing. Our staff works hand-in-hand with participants to ensure they have access to the relational systems they need to gain and maintain hope which leads to employment, housing, self-care and the strengthening of families.

Unity Treatment Center (formerly DAARC Recovery)

Treatment includes individual counseling, group counseling and education on how to maintain an alcohol/drug free lifestyle after discharge. Services are provided in a structured living environment which teaches non-chemical coping life skills.

Heart of Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – HOTCADA

HOTCADA SERVICES INCLUDE:

Family Intervention :
Screenings / Assessments
Referrals / Placement
Youth Intervention Counseling / Crisis Counseling
Toll Free 24-Hour Help Line
Minor & Tobacco Presentations
Research-Based Youth Programs (Available for Area Schools) :
Protecting You / Protecting Me ( PYPM ) – universal elementary schools
Project ALERT ( PA ) – middle school
Project Toward No Drug Use ( TND ) – for high school at-risk youth
Strengthening Families Program ( SFP ) – prevention program for elementary age

Heart of Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – HOTCADA

HOTCADA SERVICES INCLUDE:

Family Intervention :
Screenings / Assessments
Referrals / Placement
Youth Intervention Counseling / Crisis Counseling
Toll Free 24-Hour Help Line
Minor & Tobacco Presentations
Research-Based Youth Programs (Available for Area Schools) :
Protecting You / Protecting Me ( PYPM ) – universal elementary schools
Project ALERT ( PA ) – middle school
Project Toward No Drug Use ( TND ) – for high school at-risk youth
Strengthening Families Program ( SFP ) – prevention program for elementary age

Heart of Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – HOTCADA

HOTCADA SERVICES INCLUDE:

Family Intervention :
Screenings / Assessments
Referrals / Placement
Youth Intervention Counseling / Crisis Counseling
Toll Free 24-Hour Help Line
Minor & Tobacco Presentations
Research-Based Youth Programs (Available for Area Schools) :
Protecting You / Protecting Me ( PYPM ) – universal elementary schools
Project ALERT ( PA ) – middle school
Project Toward No Drug Use ( TND ) – for high school at-risk youth
Strengthening Families Program ( SFP ) – prevention program for elementary age

Heart of Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – HOTCADA

HOTCADA SERVICES INCLUDE:
Family Intervention :
Screenings / Assessments
Referrals / Placement
Youth Intervention Counseling / Crisis Counseling
Toll Free 24-Hour Help Line
Minor & Tobacco Presentations
Research-Based Youth Programs (Available for Area Schools) :
Protecting You / Protecting Me ( PYPM ) – universal elementary schools
Project ALERT ( PA ) – middle school
Project Toward No Drug Use ( TND ) – for high school at-risk youth
Strengthening Families Program ( SFP ) – prevention program for elementary age

Heart of Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – HOTCADA

HOTCADA SERVICES INCLUDE:

Family Intervention :
Screenings / Assessments
Referrals / Placement
Youth Intervention Counseling / Crisis Counseling
Toll Free 24-Hour Help Line
Minor & Tobacco Presentations
Research-Based Youth Programs (Available for Area Schools) :
Protecting You / Protecting Me ( PYPM ) – universal elementary schools
Project ALERT ( PA ) – middle school
Project Toward No Drug Use ( TND ) – for high school at-risk youth
Strengthening Families Program ( SFP ) – prevention program for elementary age