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Health Resource Availability
For Houston/Harris County

Houston and Harris County Health Information
This website includes many resources such as links to finding healthcare providers in the Houston area, free and low cost healthcare services, hospitals, nursing homes, libraries, governmental agencies, private duty nurses, and more.

Houston Metropolitan Medical Response System
The Houston Metropolitan Medical Response System's website has information on emergencies, disasters and terrorism.

Texas Cooperative Extension--Harris County
The Texas Cooperative Extension gives how-to education on many topics including landscaping your yard, managing your money, and nutrition and health.

Texas Medical Center
The Texas Medical Center provides information on parking; METRORail; patient care, academic, and research institutions within the Medical Center; and visitor information to the Texas Medical Center.

Mental Health and Mental Retardation Authority of Harris County
The MHMRA website makes available a crisis hotline and lists services that MHMRA provides for patients with mental illness and mental retardation.

Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
This website has the ability to search for treatment facilities and prevention and intervention programs by county.

Directory of HIV Prevention Resources In the Houston Area
The Houston Department of Health and Human Services provides resources for HIV/STD testing and prevention.

United Way Texas Gulf Coast
The United Way has information on community resources and information on their organization.

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