Housing Resources

Housing Resources

Below is a list of housing/shelter resources in the local area.   Keep in mind, the information below is not a complete list of the resources that may be available in your community.

Harris County Housing Resource Center is a one-stop-shop for financial assistance, emergency shelter and a variety of other services offered by our community.

Coalition for the Homeless serves as the backbone organization to many groups that provide direct services to the homeless.

Harris County Housing Authority provides affordable housing and assist residents in achieving economic independence.  

Houston Housing Authority provides quality, affordable housing options and promote education and economic self-sufficiency.

Harris County Down Payment Assistance Program (DAP) can financially help you purchase your dream house in Harris County, if you are income eligible and a first-time homebuyer.

City of Houston Homebuyer Assistance Program is for eligible low- to moderate-income families. Funds may be used to assist an approved applicant in paying down payment, closing costs, and principal buy down.

United Way Helpline (211)

 

Emergency Shelters

Emergency Shelter for Men

Star of Hope-Men’s Development Center

www.sohmission.org

 

Emergency Shelter for Women and Families

Star of Hope Cornerstone Community

www.sohmission.org

 

Salvation Army-Family Residence

Salvationarmyhouston.org/familyresidence

 

Search Homelessness

https://www.searchhomeless.org/

 

The Mission of Yahweh

https://missionofyahweh.org/

 

Domestic Violence

Bay Area Turning Point

www.bayareaturningpoint.org

281-286-2525

 

Houston Area Women’s Center

www.hawc.org

713-528-2121

 

The Bridge Over Troubled Water

www.tbotw.org

713-473-2801