Jayne Harris is a Student Success Coordinator for Remington College, located in Knoxville, TN. Jayne is originally from Harlan, KY., and is married with 2 children. Jayne worked with Community Action as an educator for Head Start for more than 13 years before accepting a position with Remington College, and relocating to East Tennessee. Her education background is in Human Services and Counseling from Lindsey Wilson College. In her spare time, she enjoys camping, fishing, traveling and spending time with her family.


The following resources have been gathered to provide support in a variety of areas specific to your location. Please use the links below to connect with any number of organizations that can help you stay on track or get the assistance you need. If you feel like we are missing a specific category, feel free to reach out to your Student Success Coordinator to ensure that we are providing the best resources possible to help you achieve your goals.

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BakerRipley Community Developers

Utility Assistance Program. The Utility Assistance program helps families and individuals in Brazoria, Galveston and Harris counties with the payment of their electricity and gas bills. Those interested in applying […]

Coalition for the Homeless- Houston

Programs offered: Bridge to Permanent Supportive Housing, Rapid Re-Housing, Homelessness Diversion, Auxiliary/Social Distancing Emergency Shelter, Mental Health Case Management, Enhanced Street Outreach, Permanent Supportive Housing Preservation and Income Support Program. […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Information (Texas)

The Texas Department of State Health Services website provides updated COVID-19 Vaccine Information Who’s Eligible Vaccine Availability Map/ Accessible List of Vaccine Providers TX Vaccine Timeline Other important information regarding […]

God’s Lovely Butterflies Maternity Home

Our Maternity Home/Boarding Home will service Teenage Mothers ranging from 11-17 years of age, and Pregnant Mothers ranging from 18-40 years of age. We will house the  mother along with their newborn […]

COVID-19 Resources: Harris County Free Clinic Directory

Free Clinics and Community Health Centers in Harris County https://freeclinicdirectory.org/texas_care/harris_tx_county.html

Cornerstone Family Ministries

Weekly Food Delivery: We know that many of our folks are unable to get out to the grocery store for a variety of reasons, so we are partnering with our […]

Cy-Fair Helping Hands

Emergency Shelter and Food Pantry Cy-Fair Helping Hands continues serving the hungry during regular pantry hours (Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & the 1st Saturday of the month from 9:30am- 12:30pm.) Emergency shelter for  […]

Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church

Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church has several nonprofit organizations and ministries that work to provide assistance with financial and support services to the community and those in need. These organizations and […]

Christian Rescue Mission

City Fellowship Church Christian Rescue Mission Address: 3229 Hadley St # A, Houston, TX 77004 Phone: 713-659-7750

COVID-19 Relief Assistance – Kids Meals Inc.( Houston)

Kids Meals Inc. Temporary Support for Families Impacted by COVID-19 We are here to help you feed your children!   Kids’ Meals delivers free, healthy meals, year-round, Monday-Friday to the homes […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Houston Food Pantry

Heights Interfaith Ministries Food Pantry The Pantry is open: Thursdays from 5pm to 7pm Saturdays from 10am to 12:00pm Each client MUST bring a photo I.D. and a piece of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Computer Lottery (Houston)

To provide assistance with COVID-19, Comp-U-Dopt has started a weekly computer lottery. The drawing will occur every Friday at 12 PM CST. There is no need to register each week. […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Texas Diaper Bank

Texas Diaper Bank: The organization continues to assist babies, seniors and others during the COVID 19 outbreak with diapers and other needed items.   Please visit the website for more […]

COVID-19 Resources: Meal Pick-Up Search for Texas Schools

Description:  Free school meal pick-up locator. URL:  https://txschools.gov/

COVID-19 Resources: Public Utility Commission of Texas

Description: Public Utility Commission’s response to economic hardship due to COVID-19. URL:  https://www.puc.texas.gov/ Frequently Asked Questions: URL:  http://www.puc.texas.gov/images/facts/PUCTX-COVID19-FAQ-FAQ.pdf

COVID- 19 Resources- Alliance of Community Assistance Ministries LIST- Houston

Description:  Community Assistance Ministries provides links to a neighborhood network that provides assistance to Houston/Harris County.   Includes Service Area Map of Houston Region.  **Follow link below list for websites and map of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Houston Food Assistance

Southern Smoke Foundation Southern Smoke is a nonprofit 501c3 charitable foundation. Our Emergency Relief Program provides emergency funding to those employed by or own restaurants or bars or are employed […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Houston Food Assistance

Houston Shift Meal In light of the COVID-19 crisis, many workers in Houston’s hospitality industry have been affected by closures and layoffs. Houston Shift Meal is dedicated to providing these […]

First Christian Church-Conroe

The First Christian Church of Conroe has a food pantry that is open every Wednesday from 10am-11:45am.  It serves zipcodes 77301, 77302, 77303, 77304, 77306.  Identification is required. https://www.firstchristianchurchconroe.org/ 3500 […]

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church has a food pantry.  It is open on Thursdays from 9am to 11am.  Clients may come once a week and are asked to provide their name […]

Bible Way Fellowship Baptist Church

Bible Way Fellowship Baptist Church has a food pantry every Tuesday and Thursday from 1pm-4pm. https://bibleway1.org/events/food-pantry-distribution-3/ 10120 Hartsook Road Houston, 77034 (713)943-2215

Nourishment for the Needy

Nourishment for the Needy is a food pantry for the residents of Montgomery County.  It is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am-2pm.  Please call for eligibility requirements. https://nourishmentfortheneedy.org/ 27350 […]

Bayshore Baptist Church

Bayshore Baptist Church has a food bank and clothes closet that is open on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month from 4-6pm in the gym, which is located […]

Fort Bend County Health & Human Services

Fort Bend County Health & Human Services offers the following programs: Utility Assistance Rent/Mortgage Assistance (partial payment) Food Assistance Medication Assistance Emergency Shelter Assistance (short-term temporary motel stay) Assistance with […]

Abigail’s Place

Abigail’s Place is a shelter for single mothers with school-aged children.  It is located in Richmond and is only available for residents of Ft. Bend County.  The application can be […]

Woman, Inc.

Woman, Inc. stands for Women Opting for More Affordable Housing Now.  This organization offers housing for women and women with children.  They currently have three apartment complexes-Pasadena, Galveston, and Beaumont.  […]

Pasadena Health Center

The Pasadena Health Center offers the following services: Primary Care Dental Counseling Pediatrics OB/GYN Services PHC takes various types of insurance and can offer a sliding scale fee for those […]

The Wheelhouse

The Wheelhouse is the only addiction rehabilitation in the region that offers no cost treatment for drug and alcohol addiction for men.  The first phase of the program is free […]

East End Social Services Inc.

East End Social Services Inc. offers the following services: Clothes Closet:  Clothing distribution is located at 7301 Avenue F, Houston, 77011. Food Pantry:  The House of Hope food pantry is […]

Temenos Apartments

Temenos apartments has 138 permanent supportive efficiency apartments that are fully furnished.  These apartments work with area organizations to assist with your rental costs.  They are currently only available to […]

The Faulk Foundation

The Faulk Foundation may offer assistance with rent/mortgage payment, electricity bill, or coverage of medical costs. The Faulk Foundation will review applications when any of the following situations exist: Families […]

Community Health Network

The Community Health Network offers various services: OB/GYN Pediatrics Psychiatry Primary Care Dental Services Pharmacy Services These services vary by location.  Community Health Network has several locations.  Please see the […]

Christus Foundation for HealthCare

The Christus Foundation for HealthCare offers free and low-cost healthcare to low-income patients.  They have two clinics: 2120 S. Wayside Drive Suite B Houston, 77023 (713)803-1840 2401 Termini Street Suite […]

Family Promise of Clear Creek

Family Promise of Clear Creek offers shelter services to residents of the Clear Creek School District, Pearland, Alvin, Friendswood, Dickinson, and Baycliff.  Host churches provide families overnight lodging and meals.  […]

Lighthouse Christian Ministries

Lighthouse Christian Ministries offers the following services to residents of Bacliff, San Leon, Bayview, and Kemah: Financial Assistance:  LCM helps families in crisis with rent and utility assistance payments.  To receive […]

Clear Lake Food Pantry

The Clear Lake Food Pantry offers food and clothing to residents of the Clear Lake area.  They are open Mondays and Thursdays from 8am-11am. http://clearlakebaptist.com/foodpantry/ 15700 Space Center Blvd. Houston, […]

St. Cecelia Catholic Church

This church can offer assistance with rent/utilities and food.  They cover the following zipcodes:  77024, 77043, and 77055.  If you are in  need of assistance please call (713)468-1185.  Volunteers are […]

MercyHouse Organization

MercyHouse Organization is a safe haven home for women and children who are survivors of domestic violence and abuse.  Their mission is dedicated to meeting the needs of abused women, […]

Krist Samaritan Counseling Center

The Krist Center offers counseling for individuals, couples, families, and children.  They accept most insurance plans but they can also do a sliding scale (fees based on income and household […]

Career Gear

Career Gear serves men and male youth who are looking for a job by providing them with professional attire for interviews, etc.  During their appointment each client perfects personal presentation […]

Mission Northeast

Mission Northeast is located in New Caney and works with zip codes 77302, 77303, 77306, 77327, 77328, 77336, 77339, 77345, 77357, 77365, and 77372.   They offer the following services: Food […]

Community Assistance Center

Community Assistance Center serves the residents of Montgomery County.  They offer the following services: Case Management Food Pantry Clothing Voucher:  Clients can check out with a voucher that was given […]

Honor Veterans Now

How and Where We Serve In the near term, HVN is committed to feeding veterans across only Texas battling hunger by funding a hot meal each day through local and […]

Deer Park United Methodist Church

This church has a food pantry that is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am-2pm. https://www.dpumc.org/outreach 1300 E. 13th Street Deer Park, 77536  

St. Matthias the Apostle Catholic Church

This church has a food pantry that is open on Fridays from 10am-1:30pm.  Call anytime of the week to set up an appointment.  The church also offers limited financial assistance. […]

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church

This church has a food pantry that is open to the public on Monday and Thursday mornings from 9am-12pm and on Saturdays from 11am-1pm.  The church also offers short-term assistance […]

Living Water International Apostolic Ministries

The Joseph House food pantry is open every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 9am-4pm. 7802 Jensen Drive Houston, 77093 (281)936-8175

St. Thomas More Catholic Church

This church has a food pantry that serves zip codes 77035 and 77096.  They are open on Tuesday and Thursday each week from 9-10:45 am and 1-3pm. https://stmhouston.org/st-vincent-de-paul-society 10330 Hillcroft […]

St. Matthew The Evangelist Catholic Community

This church has a food pantry that is open every Monday and Wednesday from 10am-12pm. https://stmatthewhou.org/social-concerns-ministries (713)466-4030 9915 Hollister Street Houston, 77040

St. Bartholomew The Apostle Catholic Church

This church has a food pantry that is open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 6pm-7:30pm.  They also offer limited financial assistance to meet a short-term crisis, such as rental eviction […]

St. Anne Catholic Church

St. Anne Catholic Church has a food pantry that is open on Thursday from 8:15am-1pm and Saturday from 8:15am-12pm.  They can also offer financial assistance with rent and utilities.  Please […]

Spring Creek Church of Christ-Lydia’s Pantry

This food pantry is open the first four Wednesdays of each from 10am-12pm and is closed on the fifth Wednesday. http://spring-creek.org/serve-others/lydias-pantry 14847 Brown Road Tomball, 77377 (281)351-1234

Greater Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church

The Annette Strawder Here to Help Pantry is open on Tuesdays from 10am-2pm.  Photo identification (utility/regular bill to verify address) required in order to receive food. https://gmzhouston.org/a-s-h-t-h-p/ 835 West 23rd […]

All Saints Catholic Church

All Saints Catholic Church has a food pantry on Monday-Thursday from 9am-10:30am and Wednesday from 6pm-7:30pm.  Rent and utility assistance is being processed on Mondays from 9am-10:30am. https://allsaintsheights.com/svdp 215 East […]

Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministries (TEAM)

Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministries (TEAM) serves clients in Tomball zip codes and has the following services: Food Pantry:  The pantry is open Tuesday from 10am-3pm and Thursday from 10am-2pm. Clothing […]

Arms of Hope

Arms of Hope offers the following services to single mothers and their children: Shelter/Housing:  including case management services for mothers and their children and pregnant women.  Program acceptance and admission […]

Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs-Vacancy Clearinghouse

This website allows you to enter a Texas city, county, or ZIP code to search for affordable apartments in your area. http://hrc-ic.tdhca.state.tx.us/hrc/VacancyClearinghouseSearch.m

Church Women United Childcare Center-Baytown

This childcare center provides income based child care to assist low income families.  Please call for rates and availability. http://cwubaytownchildcare.org/ 2 Price Street Baytown, 77520 (281)427-2507

Texas Eviction Stoppers

Texas Eviction Stoppers helps with delaying or stopping your eviction.  They offer legal representation.  They recommend you call to get a low cost quote. http://www.texasevictionstoppers.com (877)433-4161-open 24 hours per day

Neighbors in Action

This organization can support families with rent, bills, food items, home repair projects, and holiday assistance.   This is on a case by case basis and they only serve residents of […]

St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church

St. Ignatius of Loyola can assist families and individuals who are facing financial emergencies (danger of being evicted or having your electricity or water turned off).  They offer assistance with […]

Houston Parks and Recreation Department-Summer Enrichment Program

S.E.P. is a 10-week day-camp style program for youth ages 6 – 13. Registration is required for this fun-filled program. Available at 49 H.P.A.R.D. community centers, program activities include: crafts, […]

Prince of Peace Catholic Community

The Mercy Ministry of the Prince of Peace Catholic Community offers the following services: Food pantry:  To learn more about shopping at their food pantry or to sign up, please […]

Family Law Hotline

Family Law Hotline, is a FREE service offered to Texans in cooperation with the America Family Law Center and Texas Lawyer Referral Service Call the Family Law Hotline at 713-389-8900 Monday – Friday, 8:00 – […]

Dress for Success

The mission of Dress for Success Houston is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and development tools to help women thrive […]

Child Care Council of Greater Houston, Inc.

The Child Care Council of Greater Houston operates the West End Child Development Center.  They offer full day year round child care services for children six months to five years. They […]

Greenspoint and Webster

The Salvation Army hosts a community holiday meal at the Family Residence shelter, 1603 McGowen, Houston, TX, 77004 (713)650-6530. Starts at 12pm.  City Wide Club: Serves a hot meal on […]

Islamic Women in Service to Humanity – Assistance for Needy Families

Islamic Women In Service To Humanity   P.O Box 73571, Houston, TX, 77273 (Get Directions) Open Now: 08:00 AM – 05:00 PM Assistance for Needy Families program provides financial assistance to those […]

Horizon Outreach – Financial Stability

Horizon Outreach has positioned itself as one of the leading agencies in the community to keep families abreast of initiatives that affect their future. We are actively engaged in forums […]

Mumineen Relief – Welfare Assistance / Poverty Prevention

Welfare Assistance & Zakat Disbursement Welfare Assistance Program offers assistance by providing rental assistance, food, clothing, adult visitation and other services including transportation assistance and disaster relief to the needy. […]

Vocational Rehabilitation – Texas Workforce

Vocational Rehabilitation – Adults Overview Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services provides services for people with disabilities to help them prepare for, obtain, retain or advance in employment. Eligibility You may […]

Farrington Mission

Farrington Mission offers the following services: Food Pantry:  The pantry is open on Mondays from 6pm-8pm. The Source for Women provides cost-free pregnancy services and support, 3D and 4D ultrasound […]

Food Pantry

Fair Haven United Methodist Church has a food pantry that is open Monday-Friday from 10am-2pm. URL:  http://www.chapelwood.org 1330 Gessner Road Houston, 77055 1-713-468-3276

East Spring Branch Food Pantry

East Spring Branch Food Pantry provides food free of cost to families in urgent need, who reside in zip codes 77024, 77041, 77043, 77055, 77080, and 77092.  Their hours of […]

East End Social Services

East End Social Services has both a food pantry and clothes closet.  They distribute food on Tuesday and Thursday from 3pm-5:30pm and Saturdays from 10am-2pm.  Clothing Distribution occurs the first […]

Target Hunger

Target Hunger operates six food pantries that serve individuals and families who need food assistance in zip codes 77016, 77020, 77026, 77028, and 77078.  Food pantry clients receive a monthly […]

Montgomery County Food Bank

Please call to find a food bank near you.  You can call Monday-Thursday from 8am-5pm and Friday from 8am-4pm. (936) 271-8800 URL:  http://mcfoodbank.org    

Reliant Energy-CARE Program

If you are a customer of Reliant Energy then you might qualify for their CARE program which can provide funding for your electricity bill.  They also might allow a payment […]

Parris Foundation

The Parris Foundation provides individual, family, and group counseling to crime victims at community offices and through home-based sessions.  They provide direct victim services in the form of assistance with […]

Mercy Housing

https://www.mercyhousing.org/   Mercy Housing is one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations. We participate in the development, preservation, management and/or financing of affordable, program-enriched housing across the country. Mercy […]

East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry, Inc.

The mission of East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry (EFBHNM) is to address the basic human needs of families in temporary financial crisis in East Fort Bend County. They offer […]

Texas Rising Star

This is a great website to check the quality of a child care center or home based childcare provider.   All child care centers and home based child care providers in […]

Lone Star Family Health Center

The Lone Star Family Health Center offers multiple medical services:  primary care for children and adults, dental, and mental health services.  They work with the insured, underinsured, and uninsured.  Their […]

Youth Development Center

The Youth Development Center (YDC) has a free after-school program for 1st through 5th graders that live in the Greater Fifth Ward.  They are open for 1st-2nd graders until 5:15 […]

Houston-Habitat for Humanity

Houston Habitat for Humanity builds homes for qualified low-income Houstonians.  Future Houston Habitat Homeowners contribute up to 250 hours of “sweat equity” and complete home maintenance and financial training to […]

Pasadena Health Center

Pasadena Health Center (PHC) offers a full spectrum of affordable healthcare for families in the Pasadena area.  Their services include family practice, dental services, ob/gyn services, pediatric services, and counseling […]

Houston Children’s Charity

Houston Children’s Charity (HCC) offers the following assistance programs: A Better Night’s Sleep:  This program provides free mattresses, bed frames, sheets, pillows, and blankets to children. HCC Closet:  This program offers […]

1960 Hope Center

The 1960 Hope Center is a daytime respite center for the homeless.  They are open Monday-Friday from 9am to 3pm.  The facility offers shelter from inclement weather, clean restrooms, hot showers, […]

Jordan Grove Baptist Church

Jordan Grove Baptist Church offers a food pantry to Houston residents.  It is open every Wednesday at 10 am.  You must bring an ID and proof of residence. URL:  http://www.jordangrove.org 2603 […]

East Spring Branch Food Pantry

The East Spring Branch Food Pantry provides food free of cost to families in urgent need, who reside in zip codes 77024, 77041, 77043, 77055, 77080, and 77092.  The pantry […]

Vcare Community Medical and Dental Clinic

Vcare clinics offers multiple medical and dental services for adults and children.  Please see the website and click on “Locations” to find your nearest one.   It is a walk-in clinic […]

Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital, located in Houston, Texas, is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to create a healthier future for children and women throughout the global community by leading in […]

Spring Branch Community Health Center

Spring Branch Community Health Center (SBCHC) offers the following services: They offer counseling, therapy, and medication management.  Their behavioral health professionals specialize in concerns such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, […]

St. Hope Foundation

St. Hope Foundation is a healthcare provider that offers many services at multiple locations.  To find a location near you go to the website and click on “Locations”.  They offer […]

Mission Milby Community Development Corporation

The Mission Milby campus serves Houston’s Pecan Park and surrounding East End neighborhoods. The campus is located between Milby High School and Deady Middle School. Because of that, Mission Milby serves a large youth population […]

Ibn Sina Foundation

The Ibn Sina Foundation operates several community medical centers in the Houston area.  Please see the website for the location, phone number, and hours of each clinic.  The community medical […]

Central Care Integrated Health Services

Central Care Integrated Health Services (CCIHS) aspires to provide accessible, affordable and high quality comprehensive healthcare services to all the residents in the Greater Houston Area whose healthcare needs are […]

Casa El Buen Samaritano

The mission of Casa El Buen Samaritano is to share the love of Jesus Christ while providing whole-person—body, soul, spirit—healthcare to the low-income, uninsured and uninsurable population in the Houston […]

Hope Clinic: A Community Health Center

The HOPE Clinic provides health care services to all regardless of patients’ ability to pay.  A unique characteristic of HOPE Clinic is its capacity to provide services in 30 different languages, […]

Vecino Denver Harbor Family Clinic

The Vecino Denver Harbor Family Clinic offers medical, dental and counseling services to family members of all ages.  Services include routine physical examinations, sick visits, and dental examinations.  They also […]

Houston Galveston Institute (HGI) Counseling Center

The Houston Galveston Institute (HGI) offers counseling services, workshops, and programs to families from all walks of life and economic levels.  They work with individuals, couples, and families.  HGI is […]

Vecino Airline Children’s Clinic

Airline Children’s Clinic offers healthcare for children from birth through age 17.  They offer medical care, dental care, counseling for children and parents, and insurance enrollment assistance.  They are open […]

The Women’s Home

Located in the heart of Montrose since 1957, the treatment and transitional housing programs serve homeless women struggling with addictions and mental illness. There are two distinct programs that serve […]

Santa Maria

Santa Maria is Texas’ largest multi-site residential and outpatient substance abuse treatment center and one of a very few to provide a comprehensive continuum for pregnant and parenting women and […]

Palmer Drug Abuse Program (PDAP)

The Palmer Drug Abuse Program (PDAP) is an alternative peer group for adolescents and families in the Greater Houston area who seek to prevent or overcome the harmful effects of […]

Bo’s Place

Bo’s Place exists to offer support and community to those who have experienced the death of a loved one.  A non-profit, free-of-charge bereavement center, Bo’s Place offers multiple grief support […]

Harris County Psychiatric Center

The Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC) offers inpatient and outpatient mental health services.  They treat adults, children, and adolescents.  HCPC’s inpatient program begins with assessing for various conditions, including bipolar disorder, […]


Menninger is one of the nation’s top three psychiatric hospitals according to U.S. News & World Report, they’ve been treating individuals with complex mental illness, including severe mood, personality, anxiety and […]

Center for Creative Resources

The Center for Creative Resources (CCR) has served the mental health needs of Houstonians since 1968. They provide individual (adults, children, and adolescents), couples, group, and family therapy.  The therapists offer […]

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)-Greater Houston

NAMI of Greater Houston offers the following services: Education classes:  NAMI offers education classes to family and friends of a loved one dealing with a mental illness. Support groups:  They […]

St. Mary Magdalene Church

St. Mary Magdalene Church offers the following services to members of the Humble community: The church has a food pantry that is open Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9:30am to 12pm. […]

Riceville Mt. Olive Baptist Church

Riceville Mt. Olive Baptist Church offers the following services: They have a food pantry on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 6 pm. They also offer assistance with rent […]

Pasadena Community Ministries

Pasadena Community Ministries has a food pantry for residents of the Pasadena/Deerpark area.  They are open on Tuesday from 9-12 and Thursday from 1-4.  You must bring an ID for […]

North Channel Assistance Ministries

North Channel Assistance Ministries (NCAM) serves the following zip codes:  77015, 77044, 77049, 77078, 77530, and parts of 77029.  They have an emergency food pantry which can be used once […]

Family Promise of Lake Houston

 Family Promise of Lake Houston will provide a caring and positive environment for homeless children and their families while they design and execute a plan to break the cycle of […]

Family Promise of Montgomery County

The mission of Family Promise is to serve homeless families with children by uniting faith communities in a cooperative effort to provide shelter, meals, transportation, and compassionate assistance leading to […]

Healthcare for the Homeless-Houston

Healthcare for the Homeless of Houston (HHH) offers services for people who are literally living on the streets, in shelters, in transitional or permanent supportive housing, and for those who […]

Bee Busy Wellness Center

Bee Busy Wellness Center’s (BBWC) mission is to provide increased access to Quality, Comprehensive Primary and Preventive Medical, Dental and Mental/Behavioral Health Care, addressing disparities among underserved communities, individuals and […]

The Beacon

The Beacon is a day center for Houston’s homeless.  They assist with registration and intake as well as immediate assessment of each client’s needs. A hot lunch, access to showers, […]

Samaritan Counseling Center

The Samaritan Counseling Center offers counseling for individuals, families, marriages, and children.  They also offer psychological testing, classes and groups, family mediation, and tutoring in various subject areas.  The Center’s mission […]

Christ Clinic

Christ Clinic is a medical clinic in Katy, Texas that serves the uninsured and under-insured that fall within or below the 200% federal poverty guidelines.  The majority of their patients […]

Avenue 360-Health and Wellness

Avenue 360 offers medical care, dental care, counseling, on-site pharmacy, and case management services.  They have five locations in the Houston area, and offer care for children and adults.  Please […]

Phoenix House

Phoenix House has provided addiction treatment and prevention services in Texas since 1995. Each year, they help thousands of men, women, and adolescents overcome drug and alcohol addiction in order […]

L.I.F.E. Houston

L.I.F.E. Houston has been feeding hungry babies since 1988. We are the only agency that provides emergency food for babies. Good nutrition during a baby’s first year gives baby a strong […]

Dispute Resolution Center

The Dispute Resolution Center is sponsored by the Houston Bar Association and funded through the Harris County Courts System. The “DRC” has been helping people resolve disputes since 1980. Mediation […]


Cenikor offers facilities throughout Texas and in Louisiana which offer a complete line of substance abuse treatment services. Our treatment programs include medical detox; inpatient drug rehab; outpatient treatment; and […]

San Jose Clinic

The San Jose Clinic provides healthcare services exclusively to the low-income population.  The clinic offers primary care services for adults and children, women’s health services, dental care, vision care, counseling […]

Baytown Housing Authority

This website offers information regarding applying for affordable housing to low and moderate income residents of Baytown, Texas.  The website allows you to print an application for public housing and […]

Houston Housing Authority

The Houston Housing Authority website allows you to apply for public housing.  The Houston Housing Authority is no longer accepting paper applications for public housing, at any of its sites […]

Bay Area Homeless Services

Bay Area Homeless Services (BAHS) provides emergency homeless shelter services for low-income clients in the East Harris County, Baytown, Liberty County and Chambers County area. They have separate men’s and women’s […]

Magnificat Houses

Magnificat Houses offers the following services: Meals:  They operate Loaves & Fishes, a large soup kitchen in downtown Houston where 200 to 300 of Houston’s chronically hungry gather six days a […]

BakerRipley-Weatherization Assistance

The Weatherization Assistance program’s services can include reduction of air infiltration into the home, HVAC duct sealing, attic and wall insulation, installation of compact fluorescent light bulbs, low flow showerheads, […]

Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP)-Texas

The Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) is also known as HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) and LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program).  CEAP provides utility assistance to low-income households […]

re:MIND (Depression and Bipolar Support)

     re:MIND (formerly known as Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Greater Houston) provides free and confidential support groups for individuals living with, or family and friends affected by, depression […]

Bering Support Network (BSN)

BSN (Bering Support Network) serves the HIV and LGBT communities and their friends and families, by providing spiritual support, pastoral counseling, and peer support groups in a confidential and nurturing […]

Montgomery County Women’s Center

24-Hour Crisis Hotline:  1-936-441-7273 The Montgomery County Women’s Center works with survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.  They offer the following services: Crisis Intervention and Advocacy Medical and Legal […]

Wellsprings Village, Inc.

Wellsprings is a nonprofit charitable organization which offers long term transitional housing and supportive services for homeless and/or abused women.  They are able to serve 40-44 women at any given […]

Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC)

The Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC) works with survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.  They offer the following services: Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-713-528-2121 Sexual Assault Hotline:  1-713-528-RAPE (7273) HAWC […]

Fort Bend Women’s Center

Domestic violence can take many forms. It is not only physical abuse. Domestic violence can be emotional, verbal, sexual, economic, spiritual and psychological. It can and does happen to all […]

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA)

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA) works with victims of domestic abuse.  They offer the following services at no cost: Legal representation for protective orders, divorce, child support and […]

Pregnancy Help Center

The Pregnancy Help Center focuses on working with women who have an unplanned pregnancy.  They have two locations in Houston–Downtown and the Fifth Ward.  They provide the following free services: […]

Childrens Development Center

This daycare offers a 10% discount to college students.  Please call for exact pricing.  Pricing varies according to the age of the child. *The center does not have a website. […]

My Brother’s Keeper Outreach Center

Services / Programs Client Services interviews each individual to determine the most effective way that MBK can assist them through their crisis and help them to obtain self sufficiency. MBK […]

Houston’s First Baptist Church

Houston’s First Baptist Church offers the following services: Car Care Ministry:The Car Care Ministry (CCM) at Houston’s First is dedicated to providing automobile service and minor repairs for single women […]

Windsor Village Social Services

Windsor Village Social Services provides assistance for members and those in the surrounding community of Harris & Ft. Bend Counties with rent/mortgage/utilities (water-gas-light) and food. Hours & days of operation […]

The Bridge Over Troubled Waters

The Bridge is a family crisis center that serves survivors of domestic violence and/or sexual assault.  They offer services to both adults and children.  Adult services include crisis intervention, case […]

Sarah’s House

At Sarah’s House, our mission is to provide emergency shelter, meals, clothing and basic necessities for homeless women and their children. URL:  http://www.sarahshouse.org 711 Perla Road Pasadena, TX  77502 1-713-475-1480

Pasadena Community Ministries

Pasadena Community Ministry (PCM) serves as a food pantry for the following zip codes:  77501, 77502, 77503, 77504, 77505, 77506, 77536. The Food Pantry Hours: Tuesday 9:00am – 12:00pm Thursday […]

Main Street Ministries

Main Street Ministries (MSM) offers the following services: Operation I.D.:  This program assists with getting a photo ID.  MSM can assist in gathering the needed documentation, completing the forms, and […]

Katy Christian Ministries

Katy Christian Ministries (KCM)  offers the following services to those who live within their service area (77084, 77094, 77406, 77423, 77441, 77449, 77450, 77464, 77476, 77485, 77493, 77494): Limited financial […]

Chapelwood United Methodist Church

This church has a food pantry that is open Monday-Friday from 10am-2pm. URL:  http://www.chapelwood.org/fairhaven/serve/ 1330 Gessner Road Houston, 77055 1-713-468-3276

Bethel’s Heavenly Hands

Our community service events include the following:         Thursday Food Distributions – We serve approximately 4,500 to 6,000 individuals monthly     Senior Commodity Program – Distribute food […]

The W.A.T.E.R. Fund

The W.A.T.E.R Fund is a program administered by the City of Houston designed to provide financial assistance to senior citizens and others needing help with paying their water and wastewater […]

St. James the Apostle Catholic Church

Social Ministry: This ministry provides limited financial assistance to parishioners and persons living within our parish boundaries. URL:  http://www.stjta.org 22800 Aldine Westfield Road Spring, TX  77373 1-281-353-5053

Kingwood United Methodist Church

Society of St. Stephen is a community outreach assistance ministry serving persons living in the 77327, 77336, 77339, 77345, 77346, 77357, 77365, and 77372 zip codes. Each Monday, Wednesday and […]

Narcotics Anonymous-Houston

Narcotics Anonymous is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each […]

Fort Bend Regional Council on Substance Abuse, Inc.

FBRC offers substance abuse counseling.  They have a location in Stafford and Rosenberg.  Their programs are affordable with flexible payment options and schedules to help you get the help that you […]

Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol (BACODA)

BACODA offers individual substance abuse assessments and counseling.  Counseling fees are based on income. URL: http://bayareacouncilondrugsandalcohol.homestead.com Headquarters:  2911 South Shore Boulevard Suite 150 League City, 77573 Counseling:  1300A Bay Area Boulevard […]

Innovative Alternatives

Innovative Alternatives offers mediation.  Mediation is a forum in which the mediator facilitates communication between parties to promote reconciliation, settlement or understanding between them. Our mediators guide disputing parties through proven […]

Ultimate Changes Inc.

Ultimate Changes is a transitional living center for men.  The center offers the following services: Individual Counseling Group Process Relapse Prevention Relapse Education Drug Resistance Education HIV Education Money Management […]

Star of Hope Mission

The Star of Hope offers the following services: Women and Family Development Center at Star of Hope’s Cornerstone Community:  This shelter is for single women and families.  They offer 30 […]

Sarah’s House

Sarah’s House was established in 2001 as a non-profit organization dedicated to providing emergency care, shelter, food, clothing and other basic necessities to women and their children. Our goal is to […]

Open Door Mission

DoorWay Recovery Center:  To rescue men enslaved by substance abuse disorders, co-occurring illnesses, and homelessness, the Mission’s 7- month residential DoorWay Recovery Program (DoorWay) provides services to heal body, mind […]

The Mission of Yahweh

The Mission of Yahweh is a homeless shelter for women and children.  The Mission of Yahweh is a faith-based, non-denominational emergency & transitional shelter located in Houston, Texas that empowers, enriches […]

Lifehouse Maternity Home

Lifehouse is a home for young women experiencing unplanned pregnancies.  LifeHouse remains only one of two maternity home’s in a 14-county area open to minors as young as 12 years old. […]

Access Health

Access Health serves Fort Bend and Waller County.  They have a main health clinic in Richmond and the 15 additional clinics in the surrounding area. Please see the website and […]

El Centro de Corazon

El Centro de Corazon has four locations in the area.  Please see the website and click on “Locations”.  El Centro accepts all Medicaid/CHIP plans and offers a sliding fee scale […]

ECHOS (Epiphany Community Health Outreach Services)

ECHOS provides the following service: Benefits Application Assistance:  ECHOS assists families with submitting applications to State and County medical and social services such as the Harris Health System-Financial Assistance Program […]

DePelchin Children’s Center

DePelchin offers free individual and family therapy, parenting support and referral assistance through its Community-Based Counseling Program.  A family must live in Harris County and have a youth, age 18 […]

Family Houston

Family Houston provides the following services: Case Management:  Offers assistance with applying for benefits, locating transportation assistance, obtaining dental and medical services, get legal assistance, and find food and housing. […]

Harris County Housing Authority

The Harris County Housing Authority (HCHA) website allows you to search an online database of available affordable housing units within Harris County.  Go to the website and click on “Residents” […]

New Hope Housing-Houston

For more than 25 years, people have been at the heart of New Hope Housing’s mission.  New Hope Housing currently has 7 locations.  Please see the website and click on […]

Thomas Street Health Center-Houston

​Harris Health System’s Thomas Street Health Center is a freestanding HIV/AIDS clinic, which provides medical care and psychological and social services to those who have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. Physicians from Baylor […]

Legacy Community Health-Houston

Legacy Community Health offers the following services: Adult Primary Care Pharmacy (even prescription delivery) Pediatric Services OB/GYN and Maternity Services:  includes pregnancy testing (free) and the diagnosis and treatment of […]

Emergency Aid Coalition-Houston

The Emergency Aid Coalition (EAC) offers clothing, a food pantry, and hot lunch.  They are open Monday-Friday from 8:30 am-1 pm, closed on Saturday, and open Sunday from 11 am-1 […]

Westbury Church of Christ-food pantry

This food pantry is open on Saturdays from 10am to 12pm.  Please bring proof of address, and a statement of gross income.  You can come once per calendar month.  The […]

West Houston Assistance Ministries (WHAM)

West Houston Assistance Ministries (WHAM) offers the following services: Food pantry:  This pantry is open Monday-Friday from 10am-2pm and Saturdays for working clients.  This is only available for those in […]

Greater Ward AME Church-food pantry

This food pantry is open every 3rd and 4th Thursday from 3 pm-5 pm–it is located in the Fellowship Hall. URL:  http://www.greaterwardamechurchhouston.org 6822 Arabella St. Houston, 77091 1-713-697-5657  

The Mainstream Connection-food pantry

This food pantry is open Monday-Friday from 10 am-2 pm.  You must bring ID (driver’s license or passport) and a box for your food. 415 E. Crosstimbers Houston, TX  77022 […]

The Church Without Walls-Houston-food pantry

  This food pantry is open each Saturday from 10-12 each Saturday at the Bingle Road location (5314 Bingle Rd., Houston, 77091). URL:  http://churchwithoutwalls.org Office:  1-281-649-6800

St. Peter Claver Catholic Church-Houston

St. Peter Claver Catholic Church offers the following services: Food Pantry:  The food pantry only serves residents in 77028 and 77078 zip codes. DAYS OF SERVICE: Wednesday               Pantry                                                   8:00am to […]

Planned Parenthood-Houston

Planned Parenthood offers assistance with the following services: Birth Control including the morning-after pill. Abortion HIV/STD Testing and Treatment LGBT Services Men’s Health Services Women’s Services Pregnancy Testing and Services […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Houston

The goal of Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) is to pair ONE volunteer (“Big”) with ONE child (“Little”).  A Big is matched with a Little ages 6-14 with the commitment […]

St. Leo the Great Catholic Church-Houston

This church offers the following services: Blessed Beginnings:  Blessed Beginnings is a program sponsored by Catholic Charities that educates and supports moms and dads of infants and young children on subjects […]

St. Jerome Catholic Community-Food Pantry

This church offers a food pantry to residents of zip codes 77043, 77080, and north half of 77055.  The pantry is open Monday-Thursday from 9:30 am-12 pm.   URL:  http://www.stjeromehou.org/stvdepaul     […]

Lord of the Streets-Houston

Lord of the Streets offers the following services: Direct Assistance:  This program offers a day shelter, emergency clothing and hygiene items, food, and a mailing address at which to receive […]

Prevent Blindness Texas

Prevent Blindness Texas (PBT) offers vision assistance to both children and adults through the following programs: Sight for Students:  This program provides FREE EYE EXAMS AND EYEGLASSES , when prescribed, […]

Food Pantry-Houston

The Southside Church of Christ has a food pantry that operates every 4th Saturday of the month between the hours of 10 am-1 pm.  You must reside in the following […]

The Sonrise Shelter-Houston

The Sonrise Shelter offers the following services: Emergency shelter:  This shelter is open 24 hours per day and 365 days of the year.  Those who enter the shelter will receive […]

Impact Houston Church of Christ-food pantry

The Impact Resource Center has a food pantry that is open Monday-Friday.  They provide food, clothing, and also have furniture and household goods for special needs.  For more information please […]

Community Family Centers-Houston

Community Family Centers (CFC) offers the following service: Innovative Alternatives-Victim Assistance Program:  This program offers counseling to assist in recovering from a traumatic experience, such as being a victim of […]


The METRO is the primary transit system for the city of Houston.  The website is very helpful–it offers bus/rail schedules and fare prices.  The METRO does offer a discount to […]

AIDS Foundation of Houston

The AIDS Foundation of Houston (AFH) provides the following services to those living with HIV/AIDS: Housing:  They work with the chronically homeless HIV/AIDS population including single individuals with issues related […]

Meals on Wheels for Greater Houston

Interfaith Ministries’ Meals on Wheels program provides home-delivered meals to disabled adults and homebound clients over 60.  Sign up by contacting 1-713-533-4978. URL:  http://www.imgh.org/meals-wheels-greater-houston/

St. Justin Martyr Social Ministry-Houston

The St. Justin Martyr Catholic Community offers financial assistance and food to zip codes 77082 and 77083.  Food only assistance is offered to zip code 77077.  For information regarding required […]

Food Pantry-Houston

The House of Amos has an emergency food pantry to provide food to families in crisis.  Families may receive a distribution of food from House of Amos a maximum of […]

Saint John Vianney Social Services-Houston

This church offers the following services to residents of zip codes 77043, 77055, 77077, and 77079: Food pantry:  The pantry is open MWF from 9 am to 12 pm. Utility […]

St. Hyacinth Catholic Church-Deer Park

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul of St. Hyacinth Catholic Church offers person-to-person service to those individuals and families that are in need in the Deer Park area by […]

Food Pantry-Houston

St. Bernadette Catholic Church offers a food pantry to the local community needing food and gently used clothing.  It is open on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 am to […]

Spring Woodlands Ministries-Houston-food pantry

Spring Woodlands Ministries offers a food pantry to residents of the following zip codes: 77373, 77388, 77389, 77073, 77338, 77380, 77381, 77382, 77386, and 77379.  The food pantry is open […]

First United Methodist Church-Pasadena

The Society of St. Stephen is First Pasadena’s food pantry ministry.  They are able to help with bags of food every other month and limited rent and utility assistance once […]

North Central Baptist Church-Houston-free clothing

North Central Baptist Church offers a clothes closet on Tuesdays from 11 am-2 pm.  They also have a food pantry but please call first to ensure it is open. URL:  http://www.ncbaptistchurch.org […]

Jewish Family Service-Houston

Jewish Family Service (JFS) offers counseling to multiple populations.  They are trained to counsel children, teens, adults, seniors, and those with chronic mental illness.  All fees are affordable and based […]

Food Pantry-Houston

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church operates a food pantry.  Those in need of assistance can come by the church on Thursdays at 9:30 am. URL:  http://immaculateconceptionhouston.org 7250 Harrisburg Boulevard Houston, TX  […]

Humble Area Assistance Ministries

Humble Area Assistance Ministries (HAAM) offers services to the following zip codes: 77336, 77338, 77339, 77345, 77346, 77347, 77357, 77365, 77372, 77396, 77532, 77044, 77302, and 77306.  Their services include: […]

Chinese Community Center-Houston

The Chinese Community Center (CCC) offers financial counseling to residents of Houston.  The Financial Opportunity Center (FOC) provides families with services across three areas:  employment placement, financial education, and assistance […]

Mission Centers of Houston

Mission Centers of Houston offers the following services: Food and Clothing:  There are two centers in the Houston area: Gano Mission Center and Joy Mission Center.  The Gano Mission Center […]

Work in Texas website

The Work in Texas website helps you build a resume, gives you access to career tools, and is a job search engine.  It is the largest free job matching network […]


Compass offers case management services to area residents.  Case management services include an initial interview to assess needs, create goals, and develop a plan of action.  Topics addressed might be […]

Houston Health Department

The Houston Health Department (HHD) has several health clinics across the Houston area.  They offer such services as dental, family planning, STD testing, and immunizations.  Please visit the website (click […]

Alcoholics Anonymous-Houston

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, […]

Wesley Community Center-Houston

The Wesley Community Center (WCC) offers the following community services: Childcare:  WCC’s Early Childhood Education Program offers year round care to children 18 months to age 5.  They also offer […]

The Montrose Center-Houston

The Montrose Center’s goal is to empower the Houston community, primarily lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and their families, to enjoy healthier and more fulfilling lives.  Services are available […]

Houston Area Women’s Center

The Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC) offers the following services: 24-hour crisis hotlines:  HAWC offers a hotline for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-713-528-2121 Sexual Assault […]

FamilyTime Crisis and Counseling Center

The FamilyTime Crisis and Counseling Center offers the following services: Counseling Services:  FamilyTime offers professional counseling services for individuals, families, couples, teens, group counseling, play therapy for children, parenting education […]

The Council on Recovery-Houston

Center for Recovering Families:  This program provides intensive outpatient treatment, counseling, and relapse prevention services to individuals and their families with problems related to alcoholism, substance abuse, and other addictions.  […]

Mental Health America of Greater Houston-Resource Guide

Mental Health America of Greater Houston has created The Guide: Mental Health Resource Brochure.  It contains a listing of mental health resources in Harris County that are low-cost and affordable.  […]

M.I. Lewis Social Service Center-Dickinson

The M.I. Lewis Social Service Center offers the following assistance programs: Emergency Financial Assistance:  Assistance is offered for rent, utilities, and medicine.  Recipients must reside in the Dickinson Independent School […]

Emergency Aid Coalition-Houston

The Emergency Aid Coalition (EAC) offers assistance with clothing and food (Note: You must have a current photo ID to access the food pantry or clothing center): Food:  EAC’s food […]

Braes Interfaith Ministries-Houston

Braes Interfaith Ministries Food Pantry offers groceries, personal items, and clothing vouchers to their resale and consignment shop.  Baby formula, infant and adult diapers are also usually available.  Zip codes […]

Free/Low-Cost Dental Clinics-Houston

The FreeDentalCare website allows you to search for free or low-cost dental clinics in your area.  The website includes a description of each clinic and usually a link to the […]

Financial Assistance for Infants-Houston

The following organizations provide assistance with diapers and formula: L.I.F.E. Houston provides free assistance with 6-7 days worth of formula to qualified applicants.  Please see the website for a list […]

Houston Food Bank

The Houston Food Bank offers an array of services well beyond providing food.  Below is a description of these services: Client Assistance Program (CAP):  This program provides assistance with applying […]

Communities Foundation of Texas

  CFT Scholarships Scholarship Overview Scholarships are an important part of our mission. We currently manage over 60 scholarship funds and in our 2017 scholarship cycle, in partnership with our […]

Harris Health System (previously called the Gold Card)

The Harris Health System (previously called the Gold Card) helps people with low or no income get healthcare services.  The system accepts those who are uninsured or underinsured. The Harris […]

Houston Transtar-Free Motorist Assistance Program

The Motorist Assistance Program (MAP) is a free program designed to assist stranded motorists on all Harris County area freeways.  It’s available from 6 am to 10 pm.  MAP officers […]

Free Smoke Alarm/Detector-Houston

The “Get Alarmed Houston” program is sponsored by the Houston Fire Department.  To qualify for a free smoke alarm you must live in the city of Houston, be a non-renter […]

Low-Rent Public Housing Program-Houston

The Low-Rent Public Housing Program provides affordable rental housing for families, seniors, and persons with disabilities at developments that are owned by the Housing Authority.  The Housing Authority owns 25 […]

Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly Section 8)

The Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly Section 8) provides financial assistance, in the form of a voucher, to low-income families, for rental units of their choice in the private market.  […]

Texas Dept of Agriculture – SummerFood.Org

http://www.squaremeals.org/Programs/SummerFeedingPrograms/SummerFeedingInteractiveMap.aspx tel:(877)TEX-MEAL  

Texas Health and Human Services

Choosing quality child care is important, no matter which kind of provider you decide upon.  Please select in the link below for options to best assist you with your search […]

USDA Child Care Wellness Grant Program – Texas

USDA Child Care Wellness Grants Farm to Child Care The FTC grant projects create connections between local farmers, their fresh produce and the children in the child care setting. FTC […]

Free Legal Services

South Texas College of Law Houston:  You can apply for assistance either online or by phone.  To apply online please go to the website below.  To apply for assistance by […]

Children and Adult Food Care Program (CACFP) – Texas

    The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) reimburses child care centers, day care home providers, and adult day care centers for part of the cost associated with serving […]

The Children’s Assessment Center-Sexual Abuse

The Children’s Assessment Center (CAC) provides information regarding the prevention of child sexual abuse.  They also work with children/families to assess and investigate reports of child sexual abuse and then […]

Harris County Public Health

Harris County Public Health offers the following services: Healthcare:  Harris County Public Health offers healthcare services to Harris County residents of all ages.  Some of the services they offer include […]

The Harris Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disability & Autism Services

*This agency has a 24-hour crisis hotline for those experiencing a mental health crisis and/or suicidal thoughts.  The number is 1-713-970-7000, option 1*  *Always call 911 if someone is in […]

Harris County Community Services Department

The Harris County Community Services Department offers the following services: Housing:  The department offers a Downpayment Assistance Program (DAP) to those who are income eligible and a first-time homebuyer (or […]

Texas Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program

HIPP is a Texas program that helps families pay employer-sponsored health insurance premiums.  You are eligible to enroll in help if anyone in your family receives Medicaid (except for the […]

Texas Benefits-applying for SNAP, TANF, healthcare assistance, and WIC

This website offers education regarding SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-“food stamps”), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families), financial assistance with the costs of healthcare, and WIC (Women, Infants, and Children).  […]


Goodwill of the Houston area offers the following services: Clothing/Household items:  Goodwill has multiple stores in the Houston area that provide low-cost clothing and household items.  Please see the website […]

Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation

Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation Support, Empower and Honor  Texas Guard Families The Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation is a non-profit organization [501(c)(3)] founded in 2004 by a […]

Houston Furniture Bank

The Houston Furniture Bank has an outlet center.  Their website indicates they offer “top-notch values at thrift-store prices”.  They are open from Tuesday to Saturday, 8am to 4pm. URL:  http://houstonfurniturebank.org 8220 […]

The Greenwood Preschool

The Greenwood Preschool offers care to children from 6 weeks of age to school age.  They offer daycare and before/after-school care.  Children in the before/after-school program are bussed to and […]

Linder Young Learners Academy

The Linder Young Learners Academy serves children from 6 weeks to 12 years.  They offer daycare and before/after-school care.  Children in the before/after-school care program are bussed to and from […]

Bright Futures Child Development Center

Bright Futures offers childcare to children from 6 weeks to 12 years old.  They offer daycare and after/before-school care.  Bus service is offered to local schools for before and after […]

The Salvation Army of Houston-Boys & Girls Club

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Clubs offer both after-school care and summer care to children ages 6-18.  They typically offer after-school care Monday-Friday from 2-6 and summer care Monday-Friday […]

Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Houston

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston offer after-school care and summer care for children ages 6-17.  The hours for after-school care are usually 3-7 on Monday-Thursday and 3-6 […]

Workforce Solutions

Workforce Solutions offers the following services to residents of the Houston area: Child care financial assistance:  Due to limited funds parents applying for child care financial aid who are working or […]

Northwest Assistance Ministries

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) offers various types of assistance to the following zip codes: 77014, 77032, 77038, 77050, 77060, 77064, 77066, 77067, 77068, 77069, 77070, 77073, 77086, 77090, 77379, 77388, […]

USDA Commodities – Texas

The purpose of this program is to improve the health and nutritional status of elderly persons, 60 and older, who are vulnerable to malnutrition and are income eligible. USDA provides […]

Memorial Assistance Ministries

Memorial Assistance Ministries (MAM) offers the following assistance to Houston area residents: Rent/Utility Assistance:  May be limited to those in the following zip codes: 77008, 77009, 77018, 77022, 77024, 77037, […]

Ministry Assistance of the Near Northwest Alliance (MANNA)

The Ministry Assistance of the Near Northwest Alliance (MANNA) offers several services to the northwest quadrant of Houston (77007, 77008, 77009, 77018, 77022, 77037, 77040, 77076, 77088, 77091, and 77092): […]

Covenant House Texas

Covenant House Texas exclusively works with homeless youth ages 18-24, including pregnant and parenting teens with children.  They offer the following services: Housing Programs:  CHT has a drop-in center which […]

Cypress Assistance Ministries

Cypress Assistance Ministries (CAM) offers the following services(services provided to residents of zip codes 77065, 77095, 77429, and 77433): Rent/Mortgage/Utilities:  CAM may pay a portion of the client’s current month […]

Christian Community Service Center

The Christian Community Service Center (CCSC) offers the following services in southwest and central Houston (Their primary service area is most of the Inner Loop, the Galleria area, the Gulfton […]

Southeast Area Ministries

SeAM offers the following services.  (They only serve the following zip codes: 77587, 77017, 77034, 77061, 77075, 77087, 77089): Food Pantry:  The food pantry offers nutritious food.  They also offer […]

The Salvation Army-Greater Houston Area Command

The Salvation Army assists Houston area residents with the following services:    Housing:  The Salvation Army offers financial assistance and case management to help clients avoid being homeless.    They […]

Texas Workforce Commission – Texas Child Care Solutions

Developed by the Texas Workforce Commission, the purpose of Texas Child Care Solutions is to provide parents and child care providers access to resources and information to assist them in […]

Catholic Charities of Galveston-Houston

Catholic Charities offers the following services in the Houston Area: Blessed Beginnings Life Center:  This program offers free pregnancy and parenting classes in English and Spanish.  They work with families […]

Texas Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Texas Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services serves youth and students with disabilities to help prepare for post-secondary education and employment opportunities.  Services are eligibility and need based. Eligibility You may […]

Harris County Department of Education-Head Start

Head Start is an educational program that provides care to income-eligible children ages 3-5.  A primary focus of the program is to prepare children and families for entering school.    […]

Texas Workforce Commision – Vocational Rehabilitation

Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center The Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center (CCRC) is an innovative, residential vocational rehabilitation training facility that serves adults who are legally blind by helping them learn alternative […]

Gulf Coast Community Services Association

The Gulf Coast Community Services Association provides the following services: The GCCSA Head Start program is an early childhood development program for children ages 3-5 from low-income families.  They have […]

Texas Drug Card

The Texas Drug Card is a free statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP).  The card can provide up to a 75% discount on prescribed medication.  The website allows you to print, […]

Assistance League-Houston

 The Assistance League of Houston offers the following services: Operation School Bell offers clothing to K-5 students attending Houston public schools.  Please contact your child’s school counselor for qualifying requirements.  […]

Houston Area Urban League

The Houston Area Urban League offers the following services: Services for parents and children include academic guidance and support for children from birth to age 18.  This guidance includes assistance […]

Volunteers of America Texas-Houston

The Houston office of Volunteers of America offers the following services: One-on-one financial coaching including financial literacy workshops and tax season assistance. Assistance with applying for food stamps and health […]

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