Quality Service for Quality Life
Our Vision: Create a superior system of care to meet individualised needs through the provision of quality services shaped by partnerships and built upon integrity, mutual respect and compassion for those served.
“Remind yourself regularly that you are better than you think you are. Successful people are not superhuman. Success does not require a super intellect. Nor is there anything mystical about success. And success isn’t based on luck. Successful people are just ordinary folks who have developed belief in themselves and what they do. Never – yes Never – sell yourself short.”
David J. Schwartz
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Who is West Texas Centers?
West Texas Centers is a community center under the provisions of Chapter 534 of the Texas Health & Safety Code Ann., as amended, and serves as the designated local authority for mental health and intellectual and developmental disabilities for the established service area. The Center began operations on March 1, 1997 and continues to serve as the designated local authority for mental health and intellectual and developmental disabilities through a contractual relationship with the Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas Department of Aging & Disability Services, and Texas Department of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services.
In addition to services for people with mental illness and intellectual and developmental disabilities, the Center is host to an Early Childhood Intervention program that is known as Little Lives ECI. This program serves children ages 0-3 years old.
We proudly serve the citizens of Andrews, Borden, Crane, Dawson, Fisher, Gaines, Garza, Glasscock, Howard, Kent, Loving, Martin, Mitchell, Nolan, Reeves, Runnels, Scurry, Terrell, Terry, Upton, Ward, Winkler and Yoakum counties.
The Center provides a wide array of mental health and intellectual and developmental disabilities services in approximately 35 sites across the service area to over 2300 individuals through the dedication of approximately 330 staff. Although administrative offices are located at 319 Runnels, Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, local offices are established throughout most of the catchment area.
The Consolidated Local Service Plan
Local Provider Network Development Plan
FY23 QM Plan
FY23 WTC Contracts List
FY24 WTC QM Plan
takes your concerns and privacy very seriously. If you would like your inquiry to remain anonymous, detailed information is even more important as we will not be able to contact you to get more information. If you choose not to provide contact information,
the allegation will be investigated to the highest extent possible. If you would like to be contacted about this inquiry, however, you must provide contact information.
If you are over the age of 18 and are interested in an enriching, challenging volunteer opportunity, please complete the application below and mail or fax it to:
Attn: Volunteer Coordinator, Human Resources
Big Spring, Texas 79720
Once received, someone will contact you about your interest as a volunteer and how we can best utilize your time.
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