Family Violence Resources

Shelter Services 2

Catholic Charities – (432) 332-1387

Provides immediate assistance and educates to empower for long-term self- sufficiency.

Crisis Center West Texas – (432) 333-2527

Resource for survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

Family Promise of Odessa – (432) 934-6693

Provides temporary shelter and meals for homeless families with children.

Odessa Links – (432) 582-0099

A Coordinated Entry Site (CET) for homeless families and individuals seeking shelter and housing interventions.

Salvation Army – (432) 332-0738

Services include emergency shelter, food, and housing assistance. The emergency shelter lodging serves meals daily at 5:00 pm.

Door of Hope Mission – (432) 337-8294

The Mission provides immediate physical needs including food, clothing, and shelter.

Safe Place of the Permian Basin – (432)-580-5970

Focuses on domestic abuse survivors. Includes a 24-hour emergency shelter and a 24-hour crisis hotline.

Permian Basin Mission Center – (432) 337-0554

Provides emergency food boxes, rent assistance, utility bill assistance, clothing, and basic household necessities.

The Well Hand of Grace – (432) 272-1657

Assists women in crisis with emergency relocation and housing.

Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation – (469) 467-6241 or Toll Free at (877) 724-5699

Focuses on Muslim families but supports all women and their families. Includes a 24-hour hotline and provides emergency shelter, transitional housing, and rapid re-housing.

Financial Services 2

Chapparral Village Apartments – (432) 332-5091

Provides housing (Section 8) for low income or no income families. Rent is based on 30% of total income for the household.

La Promesa Apartments – (432) 367-4315

Single and multifamily housing units available to low-income families at a low cost.

Odessa Housing Finance Corporation – (432) 362-2349

Provides safe and decent home ownership opportunities and quality of life repairs, to include rehabilitation for low income to moderate income citizens.

Housing Authority of the City of Odessa – (432) 333-1088

Services include elderly, public, multi-family housing (Section 8).

Texas Health and Human Services Commission – (432) 333-5141

Offers help with food, health care and cash assistance for low income or no income families.

Ector County Veteran’s Services – (432) 498-4015

Assists veterans and their families in applying for benefits to which they may be entitled. Any veteran or family member may apply.

Disability Claim Services – (432) 580-5580

Helps individuals who are disabled apply for and obtain their SSI and/or Social Security Disability Benefits.

Ector County Greater Works   (432) 614-0496

Helps low-income elderly or disabled individuals with nutritious food, nice clothing, and programs that contribute to ensuring a healthy quality of life.

Legal Aid Services 2

Legal Aid of Northwest Texas – (432) 332-1207

General civil intake, including family law, wills and estates, landlord/tenant cases, public benefits, and real property matters.

Ector County Victim Assistance – (432) 498-4230

Protects victims of violent crimes, helps with applications for protective orders, and attends court dates.

Texas Advocacy Project – (800) 374-4673

Free legal services for domestic violence victims.

VINE – (877) 894- 8463

Allows victims to view updated criminal case information and track the custody status of offenders.

Counseling Services 2

Family Resiliency Center – (432) 848-6944

Current services offered at the FRC include peer support groups, trauma informed yoga, Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM), mental wellness related classes, cooking, and art workshops.

Insight Counseling – (432) 333-3667

Offers counseling services to individuals, adolescents, children, couples, and families. Modalities include expressive arts therapy, play therapy, sand tray therapy, EMDR, somatic modalities and Mindfulness.

The Alpha Center – (432) 614-5720

Includes family and adolescent counseling, substance abuse classes, anger management classes, an adolescent Life Skills Program (ages 16-18), and more.

Faith Steps Counseling – (432) 653-5118

Services include cognitive behavioral therapy, play therapy, sand play, and trauma therapy.

Centers for Children and Families – (432) 580-7006

Specializes in anger management, marriage counseling, behavior addiction, depression, personality disorders, trauma abuse issues and play therapy.

Charlie Health – (866) 491-5196

A team of licensed clinicians that provide engaging, evidence-based therapeutic groups. The virtual program allows patients to build connections among peers, show support, role model productive communication, and ultimately heal together.

ChoiceWorks Counseling Center – (432) 332-9644

Therapy for depression and anxiety, family counseling, parenting support, and domestic violence.

UTPB Counseling and Training Clinic – (432) 552-2365

Graduate level counselor trainees working under faculty supervision provide counseling and related services to clients in the Permian Basin. No fee for university students.

RAINN - 1-800-656-HOPE

24/7 Hotline that provides support for sexual abuse and incest survivors.

National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-SAFE

24/7 Hotline that provides support for victims of domestic violence.

Domestic Violence Prevention