Volunteer program are an important part of North Texas State Hospital. Volunteers are actively involved in providing extra opportunities and activities for patients. NTSH is home for two Volunteer Services Councils (one for each campus). Each is dedicated to providing for the people who are patients at the Vernon or Wichita Falls campuses above what the State is able to give.

Activities and projects funded by the VSC include:

Opportunities for volunteering include:

For more information on volunteering or making a donation, contact:

Ronna Akins, Director Community Relations
North Texas State Hospital
P.O. Box 300
Wichita Falls, TX 76307-0300
(940) 689-5601


James Turner, Assistant Director
North Texas State Hospital
P.O. Box 2231
Vernon, Texas 76384-2231
(940) 552-4184