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Client Rights
As a consumer of Spindletop Center you have certain rights that are to be respected and implemented by the staff providing you services. Spindletop Center ensures that all individuals receiving mental health or IDD services are treated with the utmost dignity and respect.

Your Rights are protected by the following people and agencies:

Spindletop Rights Protection Officer Patricia Allen (409) 784-5550 Office, (409) 550-7499 Cell, Fax (409) 839-2246

State of Texas, Department of State Health Services (DSHS)



Texas Abuse Hotline Family Protective Services

Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services
P.O. Box 149030    Austin, Texas 78714     1-800-252-5400, 1-800-647-7418

Advocacy, Inc.
7457 Harwin Drive, Suite 100    Houston, Texas 77036    1-800-880-0821

Texas Department of Heath and Human Services

To receive information about your rights as an individual with a mental illness or mental retardation, to ask questions about Spindletop Center or to file a complaint, you should speak to the Rights Protection Officer

Spindletop Center has a staff advocate available to anyone needing assistance in services. Our on staff advocacy is here to assist not only consumers, but also families and concerned citizens with providing education information and supports when needed.

You can also learn about your rights as an individual with a mental illness or mental retardation by viewing our Rights Handbooks at the links below.

General Web Resources

Spindletop Center (409) 839-1000 655 S. 8th Street * Beaumont, TX