Each year, the Nueces Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities (NCMHID) serves more than 10,000 individuals in Nueces County with an average workforce of 300 employees. 

Our Center is committed to fostering an open, inclusive and supportive environment that welcomes and embraces diversity. Applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NCMHID is a drug free workplace and participates in E-Verify to verify the employment status of all persons hired to work in the United States.


Nueces County is a community where individuals and families acquire the knowledge, skills, and supports to participate meaningfully in society. 


Respect, Dignity, Integrity, Excellence, Creativity, Results, Professional Development, Customer Service

Quick Facts

  • 30+ programs
  • 1 of 39 Community Centers in Texas
  • Nationally accredited by The Joint Commission
  • Governed by a local Board of Trustees appointed by the Nueces County Commissioners Court

Mental Health Services

Provides services to children (3-17 years) and adults (18+) for emotional, psychiatric, and social well-being. Treatment options include: case management, skills training, and psychiatric evaluation and follow up for such conditions as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, and other emotional/ behavioral disorders.

Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services

Provides intervention, therapies, and supports throughout a lifetime including eligibility determination, autism services, respite, training and support, community supports, employment assistance, and service coordination.