Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Resources:

Chireno ISD is committed to partnering with parents to support the healthy mental, emotional, and behavioral development of its students. If you or a loved one is experiencing a mental emergency, please call 911 or visit the nearest Emergency Room.

No matter what problems you are facing, there is help available. For more information related to suicide prevention and mental health services, please visit your school visit and/or access the following organizations who are ready to help:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call 24/7 1-800-273-TALK
Chat at

Burke Mental Health Services--Nacogdoches
Call Crisis Hotline 24/7 1-800-392-8345
Call for Appointment 936-558-6200

Brentwood Hospital--Shreveport
24/7 Admissions Line: 318-678-7500

Texas Youth Hotline
Call 24/7 1-800-989-6884
Text 24/7 512-872-5777

National Runaway Safeline
Call 24/7 1-800-RUNAWAY
Text 24/7 66008

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Call 24/7 1-800-950-6264
Text NAMI to 741741

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

LGBTQ Crisis Hotline
Call 24/7 1-866-488-7386
Text 24/7 Text START to 678678

Family Crisis Resources:

Family Crisis Center of East Texas
Call 24/7 1-800-828-7233

Godtel Ministries (Homeless Shelter)
3 meals per day. Be there 15 minutes early.
7:30 am Breakfast
12:00 pm Lunch
5:30 pm Dinner

Greater East Texas Community Action Program

Love Inc. (Love in the Name of Christ)

Harvest House Food Pantry
Hours: Tuesdays from 10:00 am-12:00 pm; Wednesdays from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
1st and 3rd Thursday: 11:00 am-1:00 pm (produce)

H.O.P.E. (Helping Other People Eat)
1200 E. Main St.
Nacogdoches, TX
Hours: Mondays from 9:00 am-11:30 am; Thursdays from 9:00 am-11:30 am
Thursdays from 2:00 pm-3:00 pm (produce)

Sacred Heart Food Pantry
Hours: 2nd Tuesday of every month from 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
To report abuse:
Abuse Hotline: 1-800-252-5400

Professional Counseling Resources in our Area:

Brentwood Outreach Center

Burke Mental Health Services--Nacogdoches
Call for Appointment 936-558-6200

Crossover Counseling (Christian Counseling Services)

Dogwood Mental Health & Wellness, LLC

Brentwood Outreach Center

McCracken Counseling & Associates

Milstead Counseling

Ray Johnston Counseling

Beyond Counseling Center