Emergency and Homeless Services

Click Here, To locate shelters and other resources for victims of family and domestic violence or sexual abuse.

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
The Villa Transitional Housing (must be homeless and provide documentation of homeless status. Mothers with more than three children and older than the age of eight cannot be supported.)

Harris County Housing and Community Resource Center (to locate rental and other emergency assistance)

Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs


 Shelters                                                             Contact #
Conroe/Montgomery County CoC         
Montgomery County Emergency Assistance                             936-539-1095


Houston/Harris County CoC  
AIDS Foundation Houston, Incorporated 713-623-6796
Bay Area Turning Point, Incorporated 281-338-7600
Bonita House of Hope 713-691-0900
Bridge Over Troubled Waters 713-472-2801
Career and Recovery Resources, Incorporated 713-754-7050
Catholic Charities of Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston 713-805-3627
Change Happens! 713-651-1470
Coalition for the Homeless of Houston/Harris County, Inc.   713-739-7514
Covenant House Texas 713-523-2231
DePelchin Children's Center 713-730-2335
Families Under Urban and Social Attack, Incorporated 713-651-1470
Fort Bend Women's Center 281-464-4545
Harmony House, Incorporated 713-236-0119
Houston Area Women's Center 713-528-6798
Mental Health Mental Retardation of Harris County 713-970-7000
Mission of Yahweh 713-466-4785
Montrose Counseling Center, Incorporated 713-529-0037
Northwest Assistance Ministries 713-885-4577
Open Door Mission 713-921-7520
Santa Maria 713-691-0900
SEARCH, Incorporated 713-739-7752
Star of Hope Mission 713-748-7242
The Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Incorporated 713-472-0753 
The Salvation Army, A Georgia Corporation 713-750-6530
The Women's Home 713-521-3150 
United States Veterans Initiative 832-203-1626
Volunteers of America Texas, Inc. 713-460-0781 
Wellsprings, Incorporated 713-529-6559
YMCA (Downtown) 713-659-8501


American Red Cross   713-526-0636
Gulf Coast Community Services                                                713-393-4700
Harris County Social Services  713-696-7900
Houston Area Urban League     713-759-9400
United Way Helpline 713-957-4357


Some of the information provided was obtained from the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development.