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Town Hall for the Youth and Family Wellness Center

The first Town Hall meeting for our new Youth and Family Wellness Center was a huge success! Our community showed up to share ideas and provide invaluable feedback on The Harris Center's latest expansion....


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Town Hall for the Youth and Family Wellness Center

HOUSTON – Suicide Prevention Month is in September each year, but awareness of this issue should be front of mind no matter the season.

As KPRC 2′s Haley Hernandez reported, in Houston, teens and young adults die by suicide at the highest rates compared to other age groups, according to the Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD


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December 2022

December was a busy month for The Harris Center. Here were the highlights:

  • ICF Holiday Wish List 
  • The Blueprint Was a Huge Success! 
  • Jail Diversion Program recognized by The Texas Association of Counties 
  • 988 Lifeline Awarded “Best of What’s New” by Popular Science 


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