Houston Health Department

West End Multi-Service Center


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West End Multi-Service Center Administration

170 Heights Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77007-3729
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 832-393-5950

Below are programs and services at this location:

Rental Space

Phone: 832-393-5950

Rental space available for public meetings, receptions, workshops, banquets, and seminars. Conference rooms available for smaller meetings.

Senior services

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Phone: 713-802-2284

BakerRipley Senior Services provides socialization, recreation, health and nutrition education for seniors 60 and older. Meals on site are also provided.

Center for Recovery & Wellness Services

Office hours: Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Recovery support groups: Tuesday, Thursday, 7 – 8 p.m.
Phone: 713-819-0699
Phone: 832-373-3050

Child Care council of Greater Houston, Inc.

Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Phone: 713-868-1555

The Child Care Council of Greater Houston, Inc. provides childcare education for children six months to five years of age. Offers planned educational programs coordinated by state licensed staff, three daily meals, school age after school up to 11 years old and parent involvement opportunities.

Eligibility Assistance

Monday – Thursday, 8:30 - 11 a.m. and 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Phone: 832-393-1770

Functions as an one-stop shop to serve anyone needing assistance with completing applications for health service programs. Eligibility for Houston Health Department Health Centers can be determined on-site. Provides application completion for Harris County Financial Assistance ProgramTexas Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Healthy Texas Women program.

The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD, Infant Program

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 713-869-2891

The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD provides counseling and psychiatric services for children and youth from 3 to 18 years of age.

Houston Food bank Senior Box Program

Tuesday, 11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Phone: 832-369-9390

The Houston Food Bank Senior Box Program provides a monthly box of food to low income seniors to improve the health, nutrition and well-being of their lives.

L.i.f.e. houston

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Closed every Tuesday
Phone: 713-864-9993
Phone: 713-528-6044

L.I.F.E. Houston provides emergency food for babies from birth to 12 months.

Mayor's Citizens Assistance office

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 832-393-5962

The mission of the Mayor’s Citizens Assistance Office is to improve the quality of life for all Houstonians by promoting efficient and effective city services, encouraging community involvement and participation, handling individual citizens’ concerns, and supporting neighborhood revitalization efforts throughout the City of Houston.