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Mental Health Support For Fallen Officers' Families

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Metrocare Services is ready to respond to the mental health needs of those who were downtown Thursday night, first responders and their family members as well as our viewers who may need help. Locations are throughout Dallas County. Those in need of mental health services may walk in to any clinic and receive support.  

    In addition to the eight Metrocare mental health clinics, there is a military family clinic in Addison with specially trained clinicians to treat trauma. The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Metrocare is located at 16160 Midway Road and can be reached at (469) 680-3500 and www.metrocareservices.org/mfc. This clinic will be able to help those affected by yesterday’s tragedy in addition to the veterans and family members they serve.

    To find a location, please visit: www.metrocareservices.org.

    Metrocare Services Main Number: 214-743-1200

    Background on Metrocare Services:

    Metrocare is the largest provider of mental health services in Dallas County, serving more than 52,000 adults and children annually.  For more than 48 years, Metrocare has provided an array of services available to people with mental and developmental disabilities. In addition to behavioral health services, Metrocare provides primary care centers for adults and children, accessible pharmacies, housing and supportive social services. Through the Altshuler Center for Education & Research and their software initiative, XenatiX, Metrocare Services is advancing mental health beyond Dallas County.