(713) 861-4849 family@familyhouston.org

About Us

SERVING HOUSTON FAMILIES SINCE 1904

Family Houston’s mission is to create a stronger community for tomorrow by helping individuals and families meet the challenges they face today. Through our many programs and services, we strive to be Houston’s premier resource that uses a holistic approach to help people empower themsleves, stabilize their lives, and sustain lasting improvement. Helping other help themselves.

Our caring counselors, financial and employment coaches, and case managers help strengthen families – leading to a healthier, more stable community. Family Houston serves children, families, and adults. Our clients represent the diversity of the city, with a wide range of ages and ethnicities.

 

 

 

 

Our programs:

Case Management

CASE MANAGEMENT

Family Houston connects individuals and families with resources to address basic needs, such as food and housing, as well as public benefits and employment assistance.

COUNSELING

Family Houston provides professional, confidential counseling for children and adults, individuals and families.

FINANCIAL STABILITY

Family Houston offers individualized financial and employment coaching, as well as financial education classes on topics such as debt and credit.
Case Management

PARENT RESOURCES

Parenting is the most critical job in the world. But it’s the one with the least formal training. Without good role models, it’s hard to know how to be a good parent.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION

Through partnerships with schools throughout the community, Family Houston empowers children and teens to make positive decisions and develop goals for the future.s.

VETERAN SERVICES

Family Houston provides financial assistance, case management, counseling and other supportive services to veterans and their families.

YOUNG ADULTS ON THE MOVE

For many Houston-area youth who are out of school, making the transition from age 15 to 24 into adulthood can be very difficult. Family Houston’s Young Adults on the Move program is designed to support and facilitate young adults’ transition to greater self-sufficiency.

OUR MISSION

To create a stronger community for tomorrow by helping individuals and families meet the challenges they face today. Helping others help themselves.

OUR VISION

To be Houston’s premier resource that uses a holistic approach to help people empower themselves, stabilize their lives, and sustain lasting improvement.

OUR VALUES

  • COMMITMENT – always being family and community focused
  • INTEGRITY – operating honestly and ethically
  • ACCOUNTABILITY – financial responsibility
  • QUALITY – the pursuit of service, staff and environmental excellence through continuous performance improvement
  • RESPECT – treating all persons with fairness, dignity and respect
  • TEAMWORK – the effectiveness of working together
  • PARTNERSHIP – working collaboratively with others
  • DIVERSITY – the strength of individual differences
  • AGILITY – our ability to adapt to changing environments