The Villa’s transitional housing helps women and their children escape from domestic violence and other issues at a 22-unit transitional housing complex east of downtown Houston. We provide social services that assist them in moving toward freedom, permanent housing and employment.
There are no fees for these services.
To read more about all the programs and services we offer to meet the needs of our communities, click here to read or download our services brochure.
Clients must present photo ID and income verification.
Must be homeless and provide written documentation of their homeless status. Cannot have more than three children eight and under.
Most clients come from the Houston and Harris County area.
The residents of the Villa benefit from the support of churches, community groups and businesses. Opportunities to volunteer may include:
Hosting a food drive or school supply drive
Sponsoring a family for a holiday project
Donating diapers and baby formula
Making “move-in” baskets with cleaning supplies & linens
Donating toiletries such as soap, shampoo, deodorant, and toilet paper for men and women
Donating make-up and clothing for women entering the workforce
Collecting bedding and towels
Donating school supplies and/or toys that are age appropriate for the children
Assisting with childcare during group meetings
Answering the phones
Centralized Access & Information
Houston Area Women’s Center (www.hawc.org) - Domestic violence hotline number is 713-528-2121 and sexual assault hotline number is 713-528-7273.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline provides crisis intervention and referrals to local service providers. Call 800-799-SAFE (7233) or 800-787-3224 (TTY). E-mail assistance is available at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) offers a pastoral response to domestic violence against women.
Your gift helps us bring hope to thousands of adults, families and children in need throughout our community.
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