Mexia Peer Support Center

What is the Mexia Peer Support Center?

The Mexia Peer Support Center is a safe place where individuals who suffer from mental health issues can offer support to one another and are empowered to create and participate in self-enhancing activities. It is participant-managed and attendees choose what activities they would like to be involved in. To be eligible, a person must be at least 18 years of age and have been diagnosed with a mental illness. The public including veterans are welcome to apply.

What activities are available at the Center?

  • Table games such as cards, dominoes, and puzzles
  • Play pool
  • Watch television
  • Play basketball
  • Read
  • Enjoy a snack or meal with friends
  • Attend art, crafts, music, exercise, gardening and education classes
  • Search the internet for vocational opportunities or areas of interest
  • Participate in outings and trips

Is there a cost to participate?

No cost other than meals, snacks and outings.

Where is the Center and when is it open?

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700 Hwy. 171, Suite 712
Mexia, 76667
(254) 562-4336

Open Mondays, Thursday and Fridays from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

How do I get involved?

A person must meet the criteria for participation, complete an application and attend a short orientation. For more information or to obtain an application, call 254-562-4336.

 

 

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