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We know this is an extremely difficult and confusing time. If you are in need of immediate assistance with food or other basic needs, please view the available community resources below. We will update this page regularly.

 
 
 

Mental Health

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Financial & Employment Tips

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COVID-19 and Children

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COVID-19 Information

Click the Infographics Below to Learn How You Can Help Keep This Community Healthy

Resources

We want our clients and all of Houston to remain safe. Below are links to trusted resources to help keep you safe during this time.

CDC
World Health Organization
Houston Office of Emergency Management

City of Houston
The City of Houston will not be disconnecting anyone’s water through April regardless of missed or late payments.

COVID-19 Houston Call Center
(832) 393-4220
Weekdays from 9:00 am – 7:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Harris County COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line
(833) 251-7544

Harris County Public Health Call Center
(832) 927-7575
9:00 am – 7:00 pm daily

HISD Food Distribution
Click here for details

Houston Food Bank
The Food Bank is remaining open. Food scholarship clients should contact their local Food Market to ask about any process changes (click here).
(713) 223-3700

Houston Parks and Recreation Department Curbside Meals
Click here for the locations

Internet Essentials with Comcast
Comcast is taking steps to help connect more low-income families to the Internet. New Internet Essentials customers will receive two free months of Internet service. For more information click here.

Mental Health Crisis Hotline
(832) 416-1177
Teen: (832) 416-1199 (CALL)
Teen: (281) 201-4430 (TEXT)

NAMI Online Support Groups
For Family members
For Peers

Triage Line
For residents without access to healthcare and who have clinical related questions
(713) 634-1110
9:00 am – 7:00 pm daily

United Way 211 Helpline
Need help? Dial 211. A free helpline operated by United Way of Greater Houston 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in many languages.