The Hub

Programs & Services

Pre-School Education

Parents as Teachers (PAT) prepares children to be successful when entering Kindergarten.

PAT is a parent education and family support program serving families throughout pregnancy until the child enters kindergarten, usually at age five.

Individual parenting classes with one-on-one assistance are available. Call for an appointment. 361-972-9990

Kids Club

Kids Club take place monthly at the Community Room at 45 Seashell Blvd at the Seacrest Apartments Complex.
Kids can participate in a planned activity and take home a new book promoting reading and literacy. Refreshments are served.
We are open for all kids ages 0-12 years old.

Ser Jobs

Jobs for Progress–Youth ages 16-24

SER Jobs’ services are provided at no cost to the participant, including career coaching, occupational training, job search assistance, and financial coaching.

Call SER Houston and ask for the contact in Matagorda County. 713-773-6000

Adult Education

Wharton County Junior College

  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • General Education Diploma (GED)

To sign up for GED Classes go to fill out the AEL Orientation Interest Form on the WCJC website.

Be sure to choose Palacios Community Hub for the location.

Health Services

Counseling with Cameo Mead, LPC

  • Thursday 9 am – noon (by appointment)
  • Call 361-739-3891 for appointment

Wesley Nurse with Leslie Machacek

  • Monday – Thursday 9 am – 5 pm  (by appointment)
  • Call 361-571-1044 for appointment

Location: First United Methodist Church
2019 Lucas St. Palacios, Texas

The Crisis Center

The Crisis Center works to create an environment where violence and abuse are not tolerated. We offer crisis intervention services to victims of family violence, sexual assault and child abuse. 

Wednesday 10 am – 1 pm

  • Matagorda / Wharton Crisis Center
  • Crisis Hotline:  1-800-451-9235
  • Bay City:  979-245-9299

Workforce Solutions

Bay City Office

  • Thursday 9 am – 4 pm
  • 979-245-4808

Get In Touch

Location:
1519 4th Street, Palacios, Texas 77465

Telephone:
(361) 972-9990

Hours:
Monday – Thursday    9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday    9:00 am to 4:00 pm