and Harris County Health Information
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,
Metropolitan Medical Response System
The Houston Metropolitan
Medical Response System's website has information on emergencies,
disasters and terrorism.
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.
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.
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.
Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
has the ability to search for treatment facilities and prevention
and intervention programs by county.
of HIV Prevention Resources In the Houston Area
The Houston Department
of Health and Human Services provides resources for HIV/STD testing
Way Texas Gulf Coast
The United Way
has information on community resources and information on their
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