Vietnamese American Community Center

HELPFUL TELEPHONE NUMBERS
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GENERAL INFORMATION

General Information

832.393.5169

InformaciĆ³n en EspaƱol (Information in Spanish)

832.393.5169

Central Appointments Line (Call Center)

832.393.5427

For any numbers not listed, call

832.393.5169 or 3-1-1 and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

HEALTH CENTERS

Health Centers provide maternity care, family planning, immunizations, well child examinations, Tuberculosis diagnosis, dental care, and care for sexually transmitted diseases. Note: not all services are provided at all centers. Call each center for specific information.

La Nueva Casa de Amigos Health Center

713.547.8000

Northside Health Center

713.696.5900

Sharpstown Health Services (STD, Dental, WIC only)

713.780.5600

Sunnyside Health Center

713.732.5000

OTHER HEALTH DEPARTMENT HELPFUL NUMBERS

Adult Immunizations Clinic

832.393.5427

Ambulance Inspections

832.393.5611

Birth/Death Certificates

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

Dental Services

832.393.5427

Disease Reporting/Epidemiology

832.393.5080

Hansens Disease Information

832.393.4804

Hepatitis C Task Force

832.393.5010

HIV Prevention

832.393.5010

Immunizations

832.393.5427

Immunizations for Foreign Travel

832.393.5427

Nutrition

832.393.5427

Pharmacy

713.222.5015

Prenatal Care/Maternity

832.393.5427

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

832.393.5010

TB Control

832.393.5173

Warehouse

713.222.5015

Women, Infants, Children (WIC) Information/Appointments

832.393.5427

ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES

Air Quality - Indoor

832.393.5750

Air Quality - Outdoor

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits; after hours please call 832.393.5730

Asbestos

832.393.5750

Bureau of Pollution Control and Prevention (BPCP)

832.393.5730

Childhood Blood Level Testing of Lead

832.393.5141

Consumer Health

832.393.5100

Food Establishment Complaints

832.393.5100

Food Establishment Permits

832.393.5100

Food Managers Certification Class

832.393.5100

Hazardous Waste

832.393.5730

Laboratory Services

832.393.3900

Lead-Based Paint Abatement Program

832.393.5141

Mold

832.393.5750

Morning Air Pollution Forecast

832.393.5612

Pollen and Mold Spore Report

713.247.5846

Restaurant Inspections

832.393.5100

Smoking Ordinance Enforcement

832.393.5750

Swimming Pool/Spa Permits/Inspection

832.393.5740

Temporary Event Food Permit

832.393.5100

Water Pollution/Sanitation

832.393.5740

Well Water Samples

832.393.3900

HUMAN SERVICES

ADRC/Mayor's Disability - MOPD

713.803.1071

Aging Disability/Kashmere

832.393.5462

Chronic Disease

832.393.4856

Community Garden Program

832.393.4867

Harris County Area Agency on Aging

832.393.4301

Kids Village

713.732.5071

Re-Entry Program

832.393.5464

MULTI-SERVICE CENTERS

To schedule an event at a Multi-Service Center

832.393.4370

Acres Homes

832.393.4145

Denver Harbor

713.670.2100

Fifth Ward

832.393.3800

Kashmere

832.393.5503

Magnolia

713.928.9515

Northeast

713.491.5500

Hiram Clarke

832.393.4250

Southwest

713.778.6500

Sunnyside

713.732.5030

Third Ward

713.527.4005

West End

713.803.1050


OTHER USEFUL NUMBERS
The following services are not operated by the Houston Department of Health and Human Services but are provided here for your convenience. If any of these numbers have changed, please notify the Houston Department of Health and Human Services at 832.393.5169.


OTHER USEFUL NUMBERS

Abandoned Vehicles

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

Animal Control

713.229.7300

Apartment Complaints

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

Children's Protective Services

713.767.2000

Dangerous Buildings

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

Day Care Licensing/Inspections

713.767.2600

Dead Animal Pickup

713.699.1024

Divorce Records

713.755.7300

Food Stamps

713.767.2000

Handicapped Parking Stickers and License Plates

713.224.1919

Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services (Harris County Health Department)

713.439.6000

Harris County Hospital District

713.643.3691

HCHD Gold Cards

713.643.3691

Lone Star Cards

713.767.3000

Marriage Licenses

713.755.6405

Medicaid

713.767.2000

Medicare

1.800.772.1213

Mosquito Control

713.440.4800

Neighborhood Protection (weeded lots, rats, dumping, etc.)

713.218.5500

Noise Complaints

713.884.3131

Rats and Rodents

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

Raw Sewage Complaints

713.837.0600

Social Security

1.800.772.1213

Solid Waste (Trash)

713.699.1113

Teen Health Clinics (Baylor)

Phone numbers of clinics listed at this link

Texas Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

713.767.2000

Texas Department of Health

713.767.3000

Texas Department of Human Services

713.767.2000

Tires (Junked)

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

United Way Helpline

2-1-1

Water Bills

713.371.1400

Weeds (Overgrown)

3-1-1 for local calls and (713) 837-0311 for calls outside the Houston city limits

Welfare

713.767.3000