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YWCA Houston

Address:
6309 Martin Luther King Blvd
Houston, TX 77021

Map & Directions

(15 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 868-9922

Website:
http://www.ywcahouston.org/

Services:
Provides home stabilization services that can include minor repairs, rent, and temporary housing. Serivces will target vulnerable populations that can include adults over the age of 50, LGBTQ community, disabled individuals and individuals who did not qualify for FEMA assistance.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm

Eligibility:
Impacted By Hurricane Harvey, Reside In Coverage Area, Family Member Who Is Over 50 Or Disabled Or A Member Of The Lgbtq Community, Or Denied Assistance From Fema

Documents To Bring:
Proof of impact by Hurricane Harvey, proof of income, proof of residence, and proof of either having a family member over 50 years, or disabled, or LGBTQ, or denial letter from FEMA


Gulf Coast Community Services Association, Inc.

Address:
9320 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX 77054

Map & Directions

(15 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 393-4700

Website:
http://https://www.gccsa.org/services/2018-e-application-for-services/

Services:
Provides emergency rental assistance for individuals and families who have received vacate notices to prevent loss of shelter.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm

Eligibility:
On-line Application, Must Meet Income Guidelines And Have Vacate Notice

Documents To Bring:
On-line Application, proof of residence, proof of income, and disconnect notice


Nothing is politically right which is morally wrong.

-- Daniel O'connell

Harris County Housing Authority

Address:
8933 Interchange Dr
Houston, TX 77054

Map & Directions

(15 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 578-2100

Website:
http://www.hchatexas.org

Services:
The housing choice voucher program (formerly known as Section 8) provides tenant-based assistance, in the form of a voucher, to low income families, for rental units of their choice in the private market.  

Hours:
Mon-thur 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm For Appointments And Document Drop-off, Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm For Document Drop-off Only.

Eligibility:
Very Low-income, Elderly And Disabled Households. Hcha Will Offer A Residency Preference To Persons Who Reside In The Unincorporated Areas Of Harris County Or To Applicants Who Are Working Or Have Been Hired To Work In These Areas.

Documents To Bring:
Email address, Names, Social Security Numbers and date of birth for all members of the household. Income received for all members in the household.


Houston Independent School District

Address:
4040 W Fuqua St
Houston, TX 77045

Map & Directions

(15 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 222-8903

Website:
http://www.houstonisd.org/

Services:
Provides limited financial assistance for bills, rent, utilities for individuals living in 77007, 77008, 77009.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm, 1:30 Pm - 3:30 Pm (closed For Lunch) Note: Call To Be Sure Office Is Open As They Close For Meetings.

Eligibility:
Must Reside In The Service Area

Documents To Bring:
Valid ID, proof of address, and proof of income


Efficiency is intelligent laziness.

-- David Dunham

My Brothers Keeper Outreach

Address:
12621 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77099

Map & Directions

(15 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(281) 498-9933

Website:
http://mybkoutreach.org/

Services:
Provides financial assistance on a first-come, first served basis. Assists individuals and families with a documented crisis, primarily for rent and utilities. Fund availability varies frequently.Individuals must call prior to visiting the Center for assistance to verify availability of funds and to set an appointment.  Appointments required and must be set over the phone - no exceptions. 

Hours:
Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 Am - 2:00 Pm; 2nd Sat Of Each Month 10:00 Am - 2:00 Pm; Free Food Fair 4th Tues Of Each Month 6:30 Pm - 7:30 Pm (must Have Id)

Eligibility:
Minimum Age 18; Depending On The Grant Being Administered At The Time, There May Be Zip Code Restrictions. Ask About Restrictions When Scheduling An Appointment.

Documents To Bring:
Valid identification, proof of address, utility bill, proof of income, social security card(s), andcurrent rental lease agreement or mortgage statement


Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Address:
2900 Louisiana St
Houston, TX 77006

Map & Directions

(15 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 526-4611

Website:
http://www.catholiccharities.org

Services:
Provides  electric payment, gas payment, water payment, emergency food, and case management assistance. Note:  Financial assistance for these programs is dependent on available funds. Provides limited short-term transportation assistance.  Also provides information and referral.Note: Currently there are no funds for rental assistance except those impacted by Hurricane Harvey and for those living with HIV.

Hours:
Case Management And Financial Assistance: Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm Food Assistance: Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 12:00 Pm, 2:00 Pm - 5:00 Pm

Eligibility:
° Must Be 18 Years Of Age Or Older ° Must Have Photo Id, Proof Of Address, Income Verification ° Must Have A Vacate Notice Or Eviction Notice To Qualify For Rent Assistance ° Must Be At Least Two Months In Arrears For Mortgage Assistance ° Must Have A Cut-off Notice For Utility Assistance

Documents To Bring:
Valid photo ID, Proof of address, Proof of income; Call for additional information


Houston Rental Assistance

Address:

Houston,

Website:
https://houstonrentalassistance.org

Services:
Provides information about rental assistance and referrals to agencies that provide rental assistance in the Houston area and surrounding communities.

Area Served:
Houston and surrounding communities


Southeast Area Ministries

Address:
2102 Houston Blvd
South Houston, TX 77587

Map & Directions

(23 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 944-0093

Website:
http://www.southeastareaministries.com/

Services:
Provides limited financial assistance for housing, utilities, medicine, gas vouchers, job related tools. Also provides clothing, household items and referral counseling for all other needs. 

Hours:
Rent And Utilities: Mon 9:30 Am - 12:30 Pm * Seniors 60 Years And Older May Receive Help Mon - Thurs 9:30 Am - 12:30 Pm Clothing And Household Vouchers: Mon - Thurs 9:30 Am - 12:30 Pm

Eligibility:
Must Reside Coverage Area, Meet Eligibility Requirements, Utility Assistance Requires Cut Off Notice, Rent Assistance Requires 3 Day Notice

Documents To Bring:
Identification, information for all members of household (birth certificates/social security cards if documented), disconnection notice for utility assistance, 3-day vacate notice for rent assistance, pledges from any other organizations assisting with payment


Social Services Department

Address:
3737 Red Bluff Rd
Pasadena, TX 77503

Map & Directions

(24 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(713) 696-7900

Website:
http://www.csd.hctx.net

Services:
Provides short-term financial assistance and casework for emergency situations. Assistance can include  financial assistance for rent and utilities. Case/Care management assistance is provided for individuals who have had a sudden reduction in income.  Provides TXU Energy Aid for TXU customers.NOTE: If the agency does not have funds for a particular service, their phone recording will notify callers of this. Agency will make referrals to other agencies for assistance. 

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am -5:00 Pm

Eligibility:
18 Years Or Older, Reside In Harris County, Applicant Must Reside In The Household, Utlity Bill Must Be In Applicant's Name, Meet Income Guidelines Note: Funds Vary Regularly And Carry Different Eligibility Requirements. Please Call Agency To Verify Any Current Changes In This.

Documents To Bring:
Proof of citizenship or legal residence, proof of income and expenses, For a complete list, visit list


TEAM Assistance Ministry - Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministries

Address:
300 W Main St
Tomball, TX 77375

Map & Directions

(26 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(281) 351-6700

Website:
http://www.teamtomball.com

Services:
Clients are helped with prescriptions, rent, utilities, gas. Vouchers are used and paid directly to providers when necessary.

Hours:
Tues, Thurs 10:00 Am - 2:00 Pm

Eligibility:
-low-income Families, Unemployed Individuals, The Sick, And The Elderly; -based On Income And Family Size; Call Or Visit Website For Full Eligibility Details

Documents To Bring:
Completed application, government issued ID, documentation of address, documentation of income and expenses (if applicable), and proof of application for any government assistance (if applicable)


I feel sorry for the person who can't get genuinely excited about his work. Not only will he never be satisfied, but he will never achieve anything worthwhile.

-- Walter Chrysler

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