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Alcohol and/or Substance Abuse Treatment

On campus Resources

University Counseling Center Alcohol and other Drug Services (AOD)

The University Counseling Center is dedicated to helping students make healthy choices about the use of alcohol and other drugs. We provide AOD education and support campus and community-wide prevention efforts. The UCC offers free short-term treatment options and suportive intervention to students. Information about community resources and tips for coping with someone else’s substance abuse are also available.

I-ADAPT- Islanders Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team

The purpose of the Islander Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team is to support the mission of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi by promoting healthy choices and reducing the harmful effects caused by abusing alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.


Community Resources

Substance Abuse Treatment Program-United States Department of Veteran's Affairs

Offers residential and outpatient substance abuse programs for eligible veterans. 
4646 Corona Drive
Corpus Christi TX 78411 United States
Main Phone: 361-854-9961

Substance Abuse Recovery House- The Wenholz House

Housing and rehabilitative support for alcoholics and addicts in recovery.
1200 10th Street
Corpus Christi TX 78404 United States
Main Phone: 361-452-0591

Behavioral Health Solutions of South Texas

Provides confidential alcohol and drug screenings and assessments, and crisis intervention.
400 Mann Street
Corpus Christi TX 78401 United States

Charlie's Place Recovery Center

361-826-5350 Administration

361-826-5350 After Hours

Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm; Detox admission 8:00 am - 12:00 am 7 days a week depending on bed availability

Fee amounts-Based on income and family size. Self-pay fees 5-day Detox $1,750 ($350 per day) 30-day Residential program $4,500 ( $150 per day) Medicaid accepted Private insurance accepted Financing options available

Alcoholics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

Palmer Drug Abuse Program 
3104 S. Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX 78404

The Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse
1801 S. Alameda, Suite 150
Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Bay View Hospital
6629 Wooldridge Rd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78414

Northwest Behavioral Health Center
13725 Northwest Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78410

Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation
5633 S. Staples St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

907 Antelope St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401


State of Texas Resources

SAMHSA Treatment Locator

SOBA: A Premier Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center

1401 Dezarae Lot #3

San Antonio, TX 78253



National Resources

Alcoholics Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous
American Cancer Society's Complete Guide to Quitting
Quit Net
Alanon and Alateen
Above the Influence
Addiction Recovery Guide
The BACCHUS Network