Where to donate in Houston this giving season
12/22/2020 - The Houston Chronicle
The year might be ending, but there's still a lot of need in the Houston area as the novel coronavirus pandemic continues.
ZT Corporate CEO Taseer Badar Joins The Harris Center for Mental Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disability Board of Trustees
12/9/2020 - Business Wire
The Harris Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Development and Disability (The Harris Center) announced today Taseer Badar, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Houston-based private equity firm ZT Corporate, has joined its Board of Trustees, effective immediately.
10 Ways Houstonians Can Find Help Right Now
12/8/2020 - Houstonia Magazine
Get back on your feet with these organizations.
From Consolidation to Innovation, Behavioral Health Executives Share Their 2021 Predictions
12/8/2020 - Behavioral Health Business
In 2020, the COVID-19 emergency turned the behavioral health industry upside down, impacting everything from reimbursement and revenues to service delivery and demand itself.
‘Pandemic within a pandemic’: Mental health issues surge during pandemic in Houston area
12/8/2020 - KPRC Local 2
The Houston Health Department’s new hotline to address mental health issues during the pandemic has received hundreds of calls since launching in October.
13 Investigates 'safer ways' for homeless to get mental health, addiction help
11/25/2020 - ABC13
When Jason Cavitt started feeling hopeless again, his family said the 40-year-old thought the best way to get help for his addiction and mental health struggles was to get arrested again.
‘Groundbreaking’ New Center Tackles Homelessness, Serious Mental Illness with Unique Model
10/8/2020 - Behavioral Health Business
Homelessness and mental health issues often go hand-in-hand, making it hard for behavioral health providers to successfully solve one of those problems without also addressing the other. And now, COVID-19 has complicated things even further.
City, county partner on COVID-19 homeless rehab center
10/7/2020 - TheLeaderNews.com
The City of Houston and Harris County are making an effort to help a community that has become one of their most vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Houston, Harris County each pledge $5 million to mental health center for homeless
10/2/2020 - Houston Chronicle
The city of Houston and Harris County each invested $5 million in a new respite and rehabilitation center for people experiencing homelessness.
Houston To Launch COVID-19 Mental Health Support Program
9/30/2020 - Houston Public Media
The program — called “Let’s Beat COVID-19: Health Education, and Support Services,” or HESS — launches Thursday, and includes a support hotline, virtual support groups, and other resources, according to the city’s health department.