Crisis Intervention Services are available 24 hours a day by calling, toll-free 1-800-621-8504 Behavioral Health & IDD Centralized Intake 1-800-669-4166
Outreach, Screening, Assessment, and Referral (OSAR) for Substance Abuse Treatment 1-800-588-8728 or 940-224-6200 Wichita Falls and surrounding counties
National Consumer Protection Week National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is a coordinated consumer education campaign that encourages individuals across the country to take full advantage of their consumer rights. The site includes public service announcements, handouts/flyers, links to additional resources, and online articles. The site also includes information directed at businesses who want to protect themselves and their assets. An outreach toolkit with information to spread the word about the project is also available.
HelpWithMyBank.gov US Department of Treasury HelpWithMyBank.gov provides answers and assistance to customers of national banks. It assists consumers in filing complaints online by telling them what to provide and what to expect. Customer Assistance Specialists are available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Eastern, Monday – Friday, at 1-800-613-6743 or by email at Customer.Assistance@OCC.Treas.Gov. The site also includes answers to common questions on a variety of consumer topics and helps walk people through the process of contacting the OCC for additional assistance.
Consumer Action Website USA.gov ConsumerAction.gov features tips on many different consumer topics and information about how to solve consumer problems, as well as addresses, telephone numbers, and websites where you can file consumer complaints.
Phishing FTC Phishing is a scam where Internet fraudsters send spam or pop-up messages to lure personal and financial information from unsuspecting victims. Get tips to help you avoid getting hooked by a phishing scam. Topics covered include email scams, auctions, kids privacy, laptop security, malware, social networking sites, and more.
MyMoney.gov U.S. Financial Literacy and Education Commission This is the U.S. government's website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education. Whether you are planning to buy a home, balancing your checkbook, or investing in your 401k, the resources on MyMoney.gov can help you do it better. Throughout the site, you will find information from 20 federal agencies government wide.