If you are experiencing homelessness and you would like to be assessed for available housing options in the Heart of Texas region, please call Heart to Home Coordinated Entry at 254-297-8929, or go to an access point to be assessed.


Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition

The Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition (HOTHC) is recognized as a 503c3 tax exempt organization. The HOTHC works towards: - Fostering public education & awareness about the issue of homelessness. - Improve outreach to homeless persons. - Identify gaps or duplications in services and develop strategic plans to provide a continuum of care when serving the homeless. - Advocate for quality institutional and non-institutional care and individualized treatment for the mentally ill homeless. The services and programs of member organizations include, but are not limited to: - Housing - Crisis Intervention - Psychosocial Rehabilitation - Case Management - Client Advocacy - Family Education and Support The HOTHC meets monthly on the third Friday of the month at 11:45. Member organization take turns providing lunch. If you would like to reserve a lunch, please email with your RSVP by no later than 5:00 on the Tuesday before the Friday meeting. Meeting locations vary from month to month. For the most up to date information on meeting location please call, email or check the website: www.heartoftexashomeless.org/heart-of-texas-homeless-coalition-calendar-of-events/meeting-dates
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition5 days ago
“As part of a statewide effort to raise awareness, increase vigilance and report signs of human trafficking, the Texas Department of Transportation, in partnership with the Office of the Governor, law enforcement and industry partners, is launching its ‘On the Road to End Human Trafficking’ initiative.”

Have you seen the good news? TxDOT is joining the fight against human trafficking! We are excited to see the effects of TxDOT employees being educated and aware of the signs of trafficking. We can end this together!
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition6 days ago
The City of Waco is hosting a job fair this Saturday, March 23rd at the City of Waco Training Center. Come on out for more information and to find out about current job openings!
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition6 days ago
Caritas is looking for volunteers who are willing to help ride along with our truck drivers and assist with picking up donations. Contact Andrew Bryngelson for more information. 254-753-4593 ext. 203, abryngelson@caritas-waco.org
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition6 days ago
"We found out they had resources, they could get food and water, but the one thing they kept saying was they needed showers"
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Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition7 days ago
It's Women's History month, and we're focusing on resources women need to be safe and get the help they need, and prevent homelessness.
For Battered Shelter and Resources:
NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
•800-799-7233 Toll-Free 1-800-799-SAFE

https://www.safeaustin.org/get-help/

https://www.womenshelters.org/cit/tx-austin
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition
Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition7 days ago
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth may face negative reactions from parents or caregivers when they come out—many are forced to leave home. Once on the streets, LGBT youth have a much higher risk of violence, victimization, mental illness, etc., making access to trauma-informed care critical for this community. #VisualizeHomelessness Learn more: https://bit.ly/2TS5X5X.

Make a donation to the Heart of Texas Homeless Coalition!