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If you are in Mental Health Crisis, Call Now:

806-740-1414 | Toll Free: 800-687-7581

Are you looking for intellectual disabilities, mental health and/or substance use services?

Begin by calling our screening line below or by coming to see us at our Sunrise Canyon Complex.

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8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday*
Walk-in crisis services available 24/7

Sunrise Canyon Complex
1950 Aspen Ave. | Lubbock, TX

*Except When Closed for Holiday

What Can I Expect?

Before calling, make sure you have the following information available specific to the person seeking services.

  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Date of birth
  • Social security number
  • Medications list
  • Proof of insurance/Medicaid/Medicare

Upon completion of the screening, internal or external referrals will be made as appropriate.

How are services paid for?

StarCare accepts Medicare, Medicaid and most forms of private health insurance.

For persons who are not eligible for health coverage, a discounted/sliding fee schedule is available. Fees are assessed on the basis of proof of the individual’s (or in some cases the family’s) complete income.

No one will be denied services because of an inability to pay.

Ability to Pay Fee Schedule – IDD SERVICES
Ability to Pay Fee Schedule – Mental Health Services
Charity Care Policy

Eligibility Determination


Screening can be completed by calling 806-740-1421 or by walk-in at our Sunrise Canyon Complex located at 1950 Aspen, Lubbock, Texas

Please refer to the “What to Expect Box” above to ensure you have the appropriate information available when you call or visit.


Based on the results of the screening, an appointment for eligibility determination will be scheduled. Community referrals will be provided when individuals do not meet criteria for eligibility determination.


When eligibility is determined, services will be authorized and the individual will be contacted by StarCare to initiate services. Please note, authorization into services is contingent upon available capacity. In the event the individual is determined ineligible for services, community referrals will be provided.

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Intellectual Disabilities

StarCare provides and coordinates intellectual disability (ID) services and assists those wanting placement on the Home and Community Based Services and/or the Texas Home Living interest lists.

To Qualify for ID Assessment

Individuals Must:

  • Live in Lubbock, Lynn, Cochran, Crosby or Hockley counties

After screening, the Eligibility Department will assess intellectual functioning by conducting a clinical interview which includes:

  • intelligent quotient (IQ) testing
  • adaptive behavioral screening
  • pervasive developmental disorder screening (if needed)

Mental Health Assessment

StarCare coordinates a network of services that includes preliminary diagnosis and determination of a service package with linkage to appropriate services for children, adolescents and adults.

To Qualify for Mental Health Assessment

Individuals Must:

  • Live in Lubbock, Lynn, Cochran, Crosby or Hockley counties
  • Be within the following age ranges:
    • Children/Adolescents
    • 18 and older

Substance Use Assessment

StarCare provides services for children and adults looking for, and in need of, substance use services and/or support through the Outreach, Screening, Assessment, and Referral (OSAR) Department.

To Qualify for OSAR Screening

Individuals Must:

  • Be in need of substance use treatment services (as determined from the screening)
  • Live in one of the 41 counties of Region 1
  • Be 12 years or older

Region 1: Armstrong, Bailey, Briscoe, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hartley, Hall, Hansford, Hemphill, Hockley, Hutchinson, King, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Moore, Motley, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Terry, Wheeler and Yoakum


StarCare Specialty Health System Facilities and Vehicles are Tobacco Free