FAMIL-E FACTS – OCTOBER 2017 NEWS
Family Houston will continue helping people across greater Houston recover from Harvey.
40,000 homes and 1,000,000 cars in Houston were destroyed by Harvey.
Family Houston is built to help families through crisis situations.
660,200 individuals applied for FEMA assistance.
Family Houston case managers help families understand and apply for FEMA.
23% of households affected in Houston earn under $25,000 annually.
Family Houston serves low-income families with wraparound services including Case Management, Counseling, and Financial Stability.
Family Houston’s counselors and case managers are ready to help anyone who suffered through Hurricane Harvey.
If you need assistance, please call 713-861-4849.
OUR CLIENTS SAY:
“[Family Houston Counselor] Tanya is so wonderful with my girls. They love coming to see her. She has helped them in so many ways.”- Karissa, Family Houston Counseling client
SUPER STAFF: SHELLY KESSINGER
“Shelly has been providing great service to the children, youth, couples, and families of southeast Houston.”
“She is truly amazing and focused on our mission.”
“Shelly is a great coworker, taking on extra work when others are feeling overwhelmed.”
Shelly was nominated three times in September — WOW!
Shelly received a $50 gift card and the Super Staff trophy!
SUPER STAFF: JUAN CASTANEDA
“He always goes above and beyond to help others. Plus he always has a friendly attitude!”
“He is always there when we need him.”
“He helped out so much with school supplies without us even asking.”
Juan was nominated FIVE times in August — WOW!
Juan received a $50 gift card and the Super Staff trophy!
PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: DRESS FOR SUCCESS HOUSTON
Family Houston is proud to partner with Dress for Success Houston. Together in the United Way of Greater Houston THRIVE Collaborative, Family Houston and Dress for Success are helping people find good jobs with good wages to achieve financial stability.