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Homeless Shelters

If you live in zip codes 77005, 77025, 77030, 77045, 77081 or 77401, then call our Society of St. Vincent de Paul Church Conference Helpline at 713-664-5350 or email

If you live elsewhere in the greater Houston area please contact 713-741-8234, vist this website, or call 211 or visit .

You might also find support by reaching out to the resources listed below.

Coalition for the Homeless: 2000 Crawford St., Suite 700, Houston, TX 77002, 713-739-7514, Please note they do not provide direct services for people experiencing homelessness. If you are in need of immediate assistance please call 211.

The Beacon: 1212 Prairie, Houston TX  77002, 713-220-9737, Thu-Mon 7:00am-3:00pm,

Lord of the Streets: 3401 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77004, 713.526.0311,

Mon-Fri: 8:00-12:00; Clinic Mon-Thurs: 8:00-2:0

SEARCH Homeless Services: 2015 Congress Avenue, Houston, TX 77002, 713-739-7752,

Star of Hope: 2575 Reed Rd, Houston TX 77051, 713-222-2220,, Sun-Sat 8:30am to 2:30pm- Note: Single men are not eliglble for assistance for this program.

Shelters for Men

Star of Hope - Men’s Development Center: 1811 Ruiz, Houston TX  77002, 713-227-8900, Mon-Sat 8:00am-11:00am & 1:00pm-3:00pm, Sun 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-3:00pm, 

Salvation Army - Red Shield Lodge & Harborlight: 2407 N. Main Street, Houston TX  77009, 713-224-2875,

New Hope Housing (for Men):

Shelters for Women & Families

Star of Hope: 2575 Reed Rd, Houston TX 77051, 713-222-2220,, Sun-Sat 8:30am to 2:30pm

Salvation Army - Family Residence and Sally’s House: 160 McGowen, Houston TX  77004, 713-650-6530,, Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm

Day Shelters

Hot meals, private shower and lavatory facilities, laundry services and case management

Salvation Army - Family Residence and Sally’s House: 160 McGowen, Houston TX  77004, 713-650-6530, Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm, 


The Beacon: 1212 Prairie, Houston TX  77002, 713-220-9737,,

Thu-Mon 7:00am-3:00pm


Youth Shelters (Ages 18-21)

Covenant House: (Ages 18-24), 1111 Lovett Blvd, Houston TX  77006, 713-523-2231,; Open 24–7


Salvation Army - Young Adult Resource Center: (Ages 18-24), 2208 Main Street, Houston, TX  77002, 713-658-9205, Mon-Thu 11:00am-3:00pm,

Elderly Adults  50+ (no children)

Turning Point Center: 1701 Jacquelyn Drive, Houston, Texas 77055, 713-957-0099, Admittance Daily 10:00am-6:00pm, Offers food, shelter, and other rehabilitative services. Underprivileged individuals age 50+ who are unable to provide safe and adequate living conditions for themselves. Helps elderly homeless individuals to get back on their feet and re-enter society as independent, self-sufficient, and productive citizens.

Shelter for Veterans

US Vets at the DeGeorge Homeless - Veteran Service Center: 1418 Preston, Houston TX  77002, 713-797-2913, Mon 8:00am-2:30pm, Tues Fri 8:00am-5:00pm, Sat 8:00am-4:00pm, Sun 9:00am-4:00pm,

Domestic Violence Shelters

Houston Area Women's Center Domestic Violence Hotline: 713-528-2121

Houston Area Women's Center Sexual Assault Hotline:  713-528-RAPE (7273)


The Bridge Over Troubled Water: 24-Hour Hotline: 713-473-2801,

Baytown Office: 8203 John Martin Rd., Baytown, Texas 77521, 281-420-5600

Pasadena Office: 3811 Allen Genoa Rd., Pasadena, TX 77504, 713-472-0753


Fort Bend County Women’s Center: Richmond, Texas 77406, Office (281) 344-5750, 24-Hour Hotline: 281-342-4357,


Bay Area Turning Point: Webster, TX 77598, 24 Hour Hotline: 281-286-2525, 281-338-7600;

Program information on this resource page is subject to change. We recommend calling to confirm the information listed above.

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