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Disclaimer: Clear Creek Community Church does not endorse or recommend any particular community service. We provide information only, which we hope is helpful for low income individuals and families seeking assistance.

TEXAS UNITED WAY HELPLINE

2-1-1 or 281-282-6043

Free and confidential information and referral service helpline 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

FOOD ASSISTANCE

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

832-369-9390 | yourtexasbenefits.com

Supplemental food assistance to eligible individuals and families based on income. To apply for SNAP Food Benefits visit their website or visit your local office.

GALVESTON COUNTY FOOD BANK

409-945-4232 | galvestoncountyfoodbank.org

Provides Mobile Food Distribution in Galveston County. Check website for distribution sites.

HOUSTON FOOD BANK CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

832-487-6078 | houstonfoodbank.org

On-site application assistance provided at the United Way–Bay Area Center throughout the month. Contact the United Way THRIVE Center for dates (see below).

UNITED WAY THRIVE CENTER AT BAY AREA

281-282-6000 | unitedwayhouston.org

1300-A Bay Area Blvd. Houston, TX

Financial and employment assistance, job training opportunities, and access to wrap-around services.

M.I. LEWIS SOCIAL SERVICE CENTER

281-534-2043 | milewisctr.org

215 FM 517 E, Dickinson, TX  | Tuesday-Friday, 8:30-1:00pm

Provides assistance with rental, food, utilities, and school supplies for those in Dickinson ISD.

INTERFAITH CARING MINISTRIES

281-332-3881 | icmtx.org

151 Park Avenue, League City, TX 77573 | Monday–Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm

Food, school, rental, and utility payment assistance, and school supplies. Must be in CCISD or FISD. Please call for an appointment.

LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES

281-339-3033 | lighthousecm.org

800 Grand Avenue, Bacliff, TX 77518

Hosts on-site food pantry and Mobile Food Distributions for residents of Bacliff, San Leon, Bayview, and Kemah. Call for an appointment.

LCM Food Pantry

Monday-Tuesday, 10:00am-2:00pm

Wednesday-Thursday, 1:00pm-5:00pm

The food pantry is open to residents in the upper Galveston Bay area.

LCM Mobile Food Distributions

Bayshore Park | 2nd Tuesday of the month at 9:00am

KE Little Elementary | 4th Saturday of the month at 9:00am


FAMILY HOUSTON
713-861-4849 | familyhouston.org

1300 Bay Area Blvd. Bldg. A, Houston, TX 77058

Provides case management, counseling, and financial coaching to help individuals and families. Se habla espanol.

SALVATION ARMY OF GALVESTON COUNTY

salvationarmytexas.org/galvestoncounty

Galveston

409-935-1190 | 601 51st St., Galveston, TX 77551

This location offers the following:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Family Shelter
  • Case Management
  • Life Skills University
  • Daily Community Meal (Monday-Friday)
  • Sunday Worship Service

Texas City

409-935-1190 | 4210 Texas Ave., Texas City, TX 77551

This location offers the following:

  • Rental and Utility Assistance
  • Grocery Assistance
  • Sunday Worship Service

SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER HOUSTON

salvationarmyhouston.org/pasadena

Pasadena

713-378-0020 | 2732 Cherrybrook, Pasadena, TX 77502

This location offers the following:

  • Financial Assistance (based on availability)
  • Social Services
  • Food Pantry
  • Daily Community Meals (Monday-Friday 1-2:00pm)
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Sunday Worship Service
  • Christmas Assistance

CLEAR LAKE FOOD PANTRY

281-488-0225 | 15700 Space Center Blvd, Houston, TX 77062

Mondays & Thursdays 8:00-11:00am

Food and clothing assistance provided weekly at Clear Lake Baptist Church.

THE MERCY TREE

832-661-2823 | themercytree.org

Provides lunch Monday-Saturday 12:00-1:30pm and dinner on Sundays 4:30-6:00pm.

Check website for calendar and locations.

UNEMPLOYMENT HELP

WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS

888-469-5627 | wrksolutions.com

Programs include back-to-work assistance, career exploration, financial aid for child care, scholarships, on-the-job training, and unemployment benefits.

Workforce of Texas City

3549 Palmer Highway, Texas City, Texas 77590

409-949-9055

Workforce of South East

12148 B Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77034

713-576-2580

WORKFAITH CONNECTION

281-833-3435 | workfaithconnection.org

Helping people in transition build a new life through work and faith by equipping job seekers with the skills and beliefs to gain employment. Check website for schedule of classes and find the nearest location.

UNITED WAY THRIVE CENTER AT BAY AREA

281-282-6000 | Se habla espanol: 281-282-6043 | unitedwayhouston.org

1300 Bay Area Blvd. Bldg A, Houston, TX

Provides families financial and employment assistance, vocational training opportunities, and access to wrap-around services in one location.

CAREER AND RECOVERY RESOURCES, INC.

713-754-7000 | careerandrecovery.org

Offers wrap-around services including a job readiness program, career counseling, training, and transportation assistance to help with securing employment. Call for appointment and location information. Se habla espanol.

SCHOOL DISTRICT RESOURCES

COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS (BAY AREA)

281-486-6698 | cisba.org

Creates a community of support for students on campus and addresses social, physical, and emotional needs. This is campus specific so see website for campus locations.

INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES & SPECIAL NEEDS

THE ARC OF TEXAS

713-957-1600 | aogh.org

Provides training, social and respite programs, as and special education advocacy for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

PROJECT HOPE & JOY

713-944-6569 | joyandhope.org

P.O. Box 5111, Pasadena, TX 77508

Provides community awareness, education, and special supportive care services and programs for children with life-limiting conditions.

HOUSING ASSISTANCE

INTERFAITH CARING MINISTRIES

281-332-3881 | icmtx.org

151 Park Avenue, League City, TX 77573 | Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30pm

Provides food, school, rental, utility payment assistance, and school supplies. Must be in CCISD or FISD. Call for an appointment.

LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES

281-339-3033 | lighthousecm.org

800 Grand Avenue, Bacliff, TX 77518

Provides assistance with rent and utilities for families in crisis living in Bacliff, San Leon, Bayview, or Kemah. Please contact the office to schedule an appointment.

SALVATION ARMY OF GALVESTON COUNTY

salvationarmytexas.org/galvestoncounty

Offers rental and utility assistance upon availability. Call for details.

Texas City | 409-935-1190 | 4210 Texas Ave., Texas City, TX 77551

SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER HOUSTON

salvationarmyhouston.org/pasadena

Offers rental and utility assistance upon availability. Call for details.

Pasadena | 713-378-0020 | 2732 Cherrybrook, Pasadena, TX 77502

UTILITIES

COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL OF GALVESTON

409-765-7878 | gccac.org

Provides utilities assistance programs for qualifying families.

Galveston Outreach Center

2627 Ave. L, Galveston, TX

409-762-8418

Texas City Outreach Center

2000 Texas Ave Ste. 631, Texas City, TX 77590

409-941-0680

SALVATION ARMY OF GALVESTON COUNTY

salvationarmytexas.org/galvestoncounty

Offers rental and utility assistance upon availability. Call for details.

Texas City | 409-935-1190 | 4210 Texas Ave., Texas City, TX 77551

SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER HOUSTON

salvationarmyhouston.org/pasadena

Offers rental and utility assistance upon availability. Call for details.

Pasadena | 713-378-0020 | 2732 Cherrybrook, Pasadena, TX 77502

NEIGHBORHOOD CENTERS (BAKER RIPLEY)

713-590-2327 | bakerripley.org/services/utility-assistance-program

3838 Aberdeen Way, Houston, TX 77025

Assists individuals in Harris County with payment of gas and electric bills.

SHELTERS

SARAH’S HOUSE

713-475-1480 | sarahshouse.org

711 Perla Road, Pasadena, TX 77502

Our mission is to provide emergency shelter, meals, clothing, and basic necessities for homeless women and their children.

THE BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATERS (The Bridge)

Crisis Hotline: 713-473-2801 | thebridgeovertroubledwaters.org

A comprehensive crisis center assists survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence and those who are homeless due to these circumstances or another crisis. Men are accepted if children are with them.

SAVING GRACE WOMEN’S HOME

866-648-8650 | savinggracewh.com

A Christian residential rehabilitation program for women struggling with addiction.

PROJECT HOPE MEN’S HOME

877-491-3816 | facebook.com/projecthoperecoverycenter

A Christian residential rehabilitation program for men struggling with addiction.

SALVATION ARMY OF GALVESTON COUNTY

salvationarmytexas.org/galvestoncounty

Galveston

409-935-1190 | 601 51st St., Galveston, TX 77551

This location offers the following:

  • Emergency Shelter
  • Family Shelter
  • Case Management
  • Life Skills University
  • Daily Community Meal (Monday-Friday)
  • Sunday Worship Service

STAR OF HOPE

713-748-0700 | sohmission.org

A Christ-centered community dedicated to meeting the needs of homeless men, women, and their children.

Star of Hope’s Cornerstone Community Women’s Shelter

2575 Reed Road Houston, TX 77051

713-222-2220

Doris and Carloss Morris Men’s Development Center

1811 Ruiz Houston, TX 77002

713-227-8900

BAY AREA TURNING POINT

281-338-7600 | bayareaturningpoint.org

210 South Walnut Street, Webster, TX 77598

Provides recovery services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. All services are free and confidential.

OPEN DOOR MISSION

713-921-7520 | opendoorhouston.org

5803 Harrisburg Blvd., Houston, TX 77011

Faith-based recovery and rehabilitation program and facility dedicated to transforming the lives of the severely addicted, destitute, homeless, and disabled men in our community.

THE WHEELHOUSE

281-478-4488 | thewheelhouseinc.com

210 W. Helgra., Deer Park, TX 77536

A residential program to help men recover from the addiction of drugs or alcohol.

RESOURCE & CRISIS CENTER OF GALVESTON COUNTY

409-763-1441 | Crisis Hotline: 888-919-7233 | rccgc.org

Offers residential program, non-residential services, legal assistance, and counseling for men and women who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

FAMILY PROMISE

832-932-3963 | ccfamilypromise.org

1101 S. Egret Bay Blvd, Building B, League City, TX 77573

A program to help transition families away from homelessness to permanent housing by offering shelter and supportive services to aid in the search for employment and housing.

MEDICAL

LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES (MEDICAL & DENTAL CLINICS)

281-339-3033 | lighthousecm.org

800 Grand Avenue, Bacliff, TX 77518

Providing free medical and low-cost dental services for qualifying patients in Galveston County. Call to schedule your appointment. They do not allow walk-ins.

CHRISTUS POINT OF LIGHT

713-803-1830 | christusfoundation.org/programs/christus-point-light-clinic

2401 Termini Street, Suite 100-D, Dickinson, TX 77539| Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

  • Family Medicine
  • Flu, Pneumonia, and Tetanus vaccinations
  • Pediatrics (2 years of age and older) – well and sick visits
  • Well Adult Exams
  • Respiratory and Urinary Tract Infections
  • Minor injuries
  • Screening and Care for Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol, and Other Chronic Illnesses

IBN SINA FOUNDATION

281-848-7979 | ibnsinafoundation.org

Provides medical, dental, specialty, and diagnostic services for uninsured and underinsured families regardless of citizenship status or current health condition. See website to find the nearest clinic. Se habla espanol.

THE ROSE

281-407-9732 | therose.org

The Rose provides access to breast cancer screening, diagnostics, and treatment services to any woman regardless of her ability to pay.

STEPHEN F. AUSTIN COMMUNITY HEALTH NETWORK

281-824-1480 | sfachn.org

Stephen F. Austin Community Health Network, provides accessible and affordable healthcare for people of Brazoria County and surrounding locations: Alvin, Pearland, and League City.

COUNSELING & SUPPORT GROUPS

INNOVATIVE ALTERNATIVES

713-222-2525 | innovativealternatives.org

1335 Regents Park Dr. Ste 240, Houston, 77058

Offering counseling, mediation, and training to families and individuals and groups. Se habla espanol.

BAY AREA TURNING POINT

281-286-2525 | bayareaturningpoint.org

210 South Walnut Street, Webster, TX 77598

Providing confidential counseling and support services to survivors of family violence and sexual assault.

DEPELCHIN CHILDREN’S CENTER

713-730-2335 | depelchin.org/counseling

Provides professional, confidential counseling services and parenting support to children and families experiencing challenges related to school performance, family conflict, and other mental health issues. Please call for an appointment and counseling locations. Se habla espanol.

FAMILY HOUSTON

713-861-4849 | familyhouston.org/houston-counseling

1300 Bay Area Blvd. Bldg. A, Houston, TX 77058

Provides professional, confidential counseling for children and adults, individuals and families. Accepts all major insurance plans and offer a sliding-fee scale. Se habla espanol.

THE COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS OF GALVESTON COUNTY

409-996-9440 | tcfgalvestoncounty.org

P.O. Box 568, Texas City, TX 77592

Provides highly personal comfort, hope, and support to every family experiencing the death of a child and helps others better assist the grieving family. Check current newsletter for meeting location.

ELDERLY

BAKER RIPLEY SENIOR CENTER

281-282-9700 | bakerripley.org

1511 El Dorado Blvd., Houston, TX 77062 | Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00pm

The center is open for independent older adults providing a free lunch, exercise classes, community outings, and more.

SHELTERING ARMS SENIOR SERVICE 

713-685-6577 | bakerripley.org/services

3838 Aberdeen Way, Houston, TX 77025

Offers services to promote safe and independent in-home living, case management, telephone reassurance, caregiver consultation, and support services.

SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER HOUSTON

713-378-0020 | salvationarmyhouston.org/elderly

2732 Cherrybrook, Pasadena, TX 77502 | Monday-Friday, 8:00am-12:00pm

Providing socializing opportunities, physical fitness activities, and field trips as well as daily breakfast and lunch meals for independent adults 60 years and older.

RECOVERY

BAY AREA COUNCIL ON DRUGS AND ALCOHOL, INC. (BACODA)

800-510-3111 | bayareacouncilondrugsandalcohol.homestead.com

1300 Bay Area Blvd. Bldg. A, Houston, TX 77058

Provides alcohol, tobacco, and drug prevention services, along with intervention, family and individual counseling, recovery support, and educational classes for Bay Area residents.

OPEN DOOR MISSION

713-921-7520 | opendoorhouston.org

5803 Harrisburg Blvd., Houston, TX 77011

Faith-based recovery and rehabilitation program and facility dedicated to transforming the lives of the severely addicted, destitute, homeless and disabled men in our community.

THE WHEELHOUSE

281-478-4488 | thewheelhouseinc.com

210 W. Helgra., Deer Park, TX 77536

A residential program to help men recover from the addiction of drugs or alcohol.

SAVING GRACE WOMEN’S HOME

866-648-8650 | savinggracewh.com

A Christian residential rehabilitation program for women struggling with addiction.

PROJECT HOPE MEN’S HOME

877-491-3816 | facebook.com/projecthoperecoverycenter

A Christian residential rehabilitation program for men struggling with addiction.

CAREER AND RECOVERY RESOURCES, INC.

713-754-7010 | careerandrecovery.org

Offers non-residential drug recovery and return-to-work programs including counseling, referrals, and case management services provided at no cost to our clients. Call for appointment and location information. Se habla espanol.

VETERANS

CAREER AND RECOVERY RESOURCES, INC.

713-754-7059 | careerandrecovery.org

Offers counseling, education, training, employment and housing services for veterans provided at no cost to our clients. Call for appointment and location information. Se habla espanol.

FAMILY HOUSTON

713-861-4849 | familyhouston.org

1300 Bay Area Blvd. Bldg. A, Houston, TX 77058

Provides professional, confidential counseling for children, adults, individuals, and families. Accepts all major insurance plans and offer a sliding-fee scale. Se habla espanol.

TAX ASSISTANCE

NEIGHBORHOOD CENTERS (BAKER RIPLEY)

281-282-9700 | bakerripley.org/services/baker-ripley-tax-center

6500 Rookin St., Ste C-101., Houston, TX 77074 |  Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00 pm

Provides free quality tax filing. Check website for required paperwork.

VEHICLE REPAIR OR PURCHASE ASSISTANCE

HOUSTON-GALVESTON AREA COUNCIL (AIRCHECK TEXAS)

832-681-2527 or 1-866-237-9392 | h-gac.com/airchecktexas

Helps vehicle owners comply with vehicle emissions standards by offering financial incentives to repair vehicles or replace older vehicles. Please visit the Program Requirements page to determine eligibility and the Applicant Guide to assist you in completing the application. Se habla espanol.

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