24-Hour Crisis Hotline: (877)SAFEGBC or (877)723-3422 Mental Health & Substance Abuse Issues

6502 Nursery Drive, Suite 100
Victoria, TX 77904
Fax: (361)578-5500
Regular Hours: M-Fri 8am - 5pm
Every 3rd Thurs of the Month - Extended Hours Until 7 pm

Welcome to Gulf Bend Center

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"Improving Life Through Recovery"

Jeffrey Tunnell, Executive Director




Gulf Bend Center is a regional provider of integrated behavioral health and intellectual & developmental disability services for Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, Lavaca and Victoria Counties.  The mission of the Center is to improve the quality of life in our community for individuals and their families by providing excellent and trusted care for wellness.

Our experienced staff provides a wide array of treatment and support services in a professional and compassionate way.  We not only support patients, but we also support families and friends, giving them the tools they need to provide the proper level of care for their loved ones. 

(Pictured: Jeffrey Tunnell, Executive Director)






May is Mental Health Month

This past year presented so many different challenges and obstacles that tested our strength and resiliency. The global pandemic forced us to cope with situations we never even imagined, and a lot of us struggled with our mental health as a result. The good news is that there are tools and resources available that can support the well-being of individuals and communities. More...

COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line

For 24/7 help with stress and anxiety, Texans can call the toll-free COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line at 833-986-1919. Please click on the link below to view the video on YouTube. https://youtu.be/t2HQJZcJXBI More...

Mental Health First Aid Adult Training Courses

Sign up today for our Mental Health First Aid Adult Training Courses! Classes are FREE and open to the public! #MHFA More...

Meet Our New Medical Director!

Gulf Bend Center is excited to welcome Dr. Janes to our team as the new Medical Director! His knowledge and expertise in helping other Centers integrate the CCBHC model of care will be invaluable to Gulf Bend Center and the communities we serve. His experience with treating substance use disorders will be instrumental in providing support to our providers as we build the SUD program. More...

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