Community Resources

Psychiatry Services:

Life Renovations
Dr. John Casada
318 Cedar Abilene, TX
(325) 672-7055

Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
Jeanie Sorgen, RN PMHNP-BC
1665 Antilley Rd. Suite 270 Abilene, TX
(325) 793-5254

Oceans Behavioral Health (Inpatient Services)
Dr. Duane Miller
6401 Director’s Parkway
(325) 691-0030

Betty Hardwick Center
2616 South Clack Abilene,TX
(325) 690-5100

Elm Creek Psychiatry
Located at the Betty Hardwick Center on 2626 S. Clack Abilene,TX
(325) 691-2011

Presbyterian Medical Care Mission
1857 Pine Street, Abilene, TX
Medical: (325) 672-5601
Offers some psychiatric services on a case by case basis. Such as medicine management for existing diagnosis and help refill prescriptions.


Low Income Counseling Services:

ACU Counseling Center
(325) 674-3724

HSU Counseling
2200 Hickory St Abilene,TX
(325) 670-1531

Life Renovations
318 Cedar St Abilene,TX
(325) 672-7055

Texas Family Institute
100 Chestnut St STE 101 Abilene,TX
(325) 676-8963

Ministry of Counseling and Enrichment
1502 N 1st Abilene,TX
(325) 672-9999

Other Area Support Groups:

PFLAG is a growing organization providing support groups for LGBTQ people and families. Meetings are the 2nd Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. and the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. Meeting place is at 2842 Barrow Street Unity Spiritual Living Center. For more information you may email questions at or click to visit their website and Facebook page.

Military Veteran Peer Network (MVPN) in Abilene is a post 9-11 peer support group. Meets every Tuesday at 2 p.m. Please click here for location and more information.

Celebrate Recovery at FountainGate is a fellowship celebrating God’s healing powers with the 12 Steps and 8 Recovery Principles. Friday Night Line-Up: 7-8 p.m. is Large Group Session, 8-9 p.m. Open Share Small Groups (Best for Newcomers), and 9-10 p.m. Celebrate Recovery Solid Rock Cafe. Please click on FountainGate for more information. Celebrate Recovery also offers the Landing for Teens. Please click here for more information.

Mission Abilene offers two programs. Recovery is 12-step recovery meetings for substance and alcohol addiction. Meets Sundays at 9:30 a.m., Wednesdays at 10 p.m. (young adults), Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., and Saturdays at 10 p.m. (young adults). CoDa (Co-Dependents Anonymous) is a fellowship of men and women who want to develop healthy relationships, also using a 12-step plan. Meets on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 12 p.m. For more information about either of these programs, please contact the church office at 325-232-8258.

Club Courage– Family grief support for children and parents
sponsored through Hendrick Medical Center. It is a pre-registered 12-week course. Please click on Club Courage for more information

Abilene LIFT (Living Is For Today) is a grief support group that meets monthly. There may be a small fee for lunch, but support group is free. Please click on Abilene LIFT for more information.

SLAA– 12 step support group for women who struggle with emotional dependency and/or sexual compulsion. Meets on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. For location and more information please email:

If you need immediate help, please utilize one of the following or dial 911:

Betty Hardwick Crisis Line
1 (800) 758-3344

Abilene Behavioral Health (Inpatient and Outpatient Services)
4225 Woods PL, Abilene, TX
(325) 698-6600

Oceans Behavioral Health (Inpatient and Outpatient Services)
6401 Director’s Pkwy, Abilene, TX
(325) 691-0030

Nevada 24/7 Crisis Support Text “Answer” to 839863

Crisis Text Line Text “Go” to 741-741