- Residents of Nueces County
- Youth, ages 3-17, with diagnosis of mental illness who exhibit serious emotional behavioral or mental disorders.
- Individuals with intellectual disabilities, autism or pervasive developmental disorder.
- Individuals with severe and persistent mental illness such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, or other.
Individuals who do not meet eligibility criteria will be referred to other services available in the community.
Nueces Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities continually strives to improve its programs and services.