A variety of resources and treatment options is available in
Collin County and the surrounding areas. The information provided is made available to assist in
locating services or resources that may best match a current need. All
resources or services listed should not be considered as an endorsement of any
Collin County Substance Abuse Program provides professional alcohol and drug prevention and intervention services to all Collin County residents. These services shall include assessments, referrals, information, education, and all other related services.
For those seeking all other substance abuse services or treatment options: Outreach, Screening, Assessment and
Referral Centers (OSARs) may be the first point of contact. OSAR's serve as the “front door” to all Substance Abuse services for low income, uninsured individuals residing in Collin County. OSAR counselors provide one seamless entry point for all individuals seeking mental health or substance abuse services in the county. Regardless of ability to pay, Texas residents who are
seeking substance abuse services and information may qualify for services based
on need. OSARs are now located at Local Mental Health Authorities (LMHAs) in 11
Texas Health and Human Service regions, available through the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS).
If you think that you or someone you care about is facing a
life-threatening emergency, including a threat of injury to him/herself and/or
someone else, call 9-1-1 immediately.
If this is not a life threatening emergency but you may require immediate and confidential help. Assistance is available
24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please call the OSAR/LMHA in your region.
(Note: Counties served by each OSAR are listed below the contact
information in the list of OSAR/LMHAs.)
For information on assistance or to obtain
resources and/or services in Collin County, please contact:
1515 Heritage Drive
McKinney, TX 75069
Crisis Phone: 1-877-422-5939
Main Phone: 1-877-422-5939
A Resource Directory is available through Collin County's OSAR: LifePath Systems. The resource directory may assist you in finding agencies or services to best meet your individual needs.
You may also call or contact 211 Texas. Services are available online or by dialing 2-1-1 or calling 877-541-7905.
Military and/or family may find additional
resources available through TEXVET.org
Drug Offender and/or Education Program specific information may be found through the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS). For all other information related to substance abuse;
please see the DSHS Substance Abuse home page or visit startyourrecovery.org
for information at any stage of a recovery cycle.
Thanks to a lot of community support, the Assistance Center of Collin County has launched a new and improved online directory of social service agencies and providers called Collin County Cares.
Options are available to view or conduct a search for professional resources that are licensed in the state of Texas. This service may be used to search by name, License Number, City and/or County.
You may also view a list of available education programs listed in the Roster of Offender Education Programs.
For all other information about the
Department of Public Safety (DPS) Driver License Administrative License Revocation (ALR) Program, please visit the DPS website. The ALR Program applies to individuals arrested for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) or Boating While Intoxicated (BWI) and refuse to take or fail a blood or breath test.