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Homeless Resources

All Texas public schools, charter schools, and education services centers, collectively known as local education agencies (LEAs), must follow federal rules concerning the education of homeless students. These requirement are detailed in the McKinney-Vento Act.

RFISD Homeless Liaison
Lance Johnson
210.357.2377

 

HELPLINES & HOTLINES

 

LOCAL RESOURCES
Emergency 911
Region 20 Education Service Center
2-1-1 Texas - United Way 211
Alcoholics Anonymous Helpline 210-828-6235
Health Care for Homeless Veterans 210-616-9915
Rape Crisis Center 210-349-7273
Battered Women & Children's Shelter Crisis Line 210-733-8810
SAPD IMPACT Team (Mental Health Specialty) 210-563-6827
SAPD HOPE Team (Homeless Outreach Positive Encounters) 210-508-3306
Haven for Hope Homeless Outreach 210-220-2114
Mental Health Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT) 210-223-7233

TEXAS RESOURCES
Need to Talk? Texas Youth Hotline 800-98-YOUTH or 512-872-5777(txt)
Texas Abuse Hotline 800-252-5400
Texas Homeless Education Office 800-446-3142
Texas Family Law Hotline 800-777-FAIR
Texas Family Violence Legal Line 800-374-HOPE
Texas Human Trafficking Hotline 888-373-7888
Texas Legal Health Law Program 866- 979-4343
Texas Sexual Assault Legal Hotline 888-296-SAFE
Texas Veterans Legal Assistance Project 800-622-2520


HOUSING AND SHELTER OPTIONS

EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR ADULTS & FAMILIES
Haven for Hope 210-220-2100
Battered Women’s Shelter (women/single mothers only) 210-733-8810
Salvation Army Hope Center (women/single mothers only) 210-352-2046
Salvation Army Dave Coy Center (men only) 210-226-2291
Guadalupe Home (pregnant women/women with children (<1yr old) 210-476-0707
Strong Foundation Ministries (families only) 210-641-4357
Living Stones (men only) 210-472-1415
San Antonio Rescue Mission (men only) 210-222-9736

YOUTH SHELTERS
Boysville 210-659-5275
George Gervin (girls 12-17) 210-532-3948
St. Jude’s Children’s Ranch 830- 629-0659
The Bridge Shelter 210-340-7933
The Children’s Shelter 210-212-2500

RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAMS
American G.I. Forum – NVOP SSVF (Veterans Only) 210-447-0120
Family Endeavors SSVF (Veterans Only) 210-431-6466

FREE LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Caritas Legal Refugee Immigration 210-433-3256
Foster Youth Justice Program 877-313-3688
Legal Aid for Youth (TRLA) 210-212-3784
RAICES (Refugee & Immigration) 210-226-7722
RAICES (Refugee & Immigration) 210-222-0964
Legal & Social Justice 210-431-2596
Immigration & Human Rights 210-431-5714
TRLA Justice (TAJ) Hotline 888-988-9996

RENTAL & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Alamo Area Resource Center 210-358-9995
Bexar County Community Resources 210-335-3666
Bexar County Housing Authority (rent & utilities) 210-225-0071
Catholic Charities Crisis Intervention Program (utilities only) 210-226-6171
Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM) 210-223-4099
City of San Antonio 210-207-7830
Ella Austin Community Center 210-224-2351
Salvation Army – Social Services 210-352-2020
San Antonio AIDS Foundation (tenant-based rental assistance) 210-225-4715
SAWS Project Agua (water utility only) 210-207-7830
St. PJ’s Children’s Home (must have disability) 210-531-8555
St. Vincent de Paul (utilities, rent, funeral arrangements & medication) 210-225-7837
Texas Diaper Bank (free diapers, formula gap service, food assistance) 210-731-8118