Emergency and Temporary Housing Assistance
Children’s Aid Society Of West Texas
1101 30th St.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Children’s Home Emergency Shelter
Eligibility: Ages 2-10
Teen Emergency Shelter
1101 30th St.
Eligibility: Ages 10-17 yrs, mostly runaways or those that have been kicked out or abused. Teen shelter will pick up client, but parents will have to be notified
Eligibility: Must be 18 if staying alone
Start signing up for beds at 5:00pm.
Faith Mission Women’s Refuge
Women and Children
710 East Hatton
403 Seventh St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Temporary housing for 2 nights every 90 days. Must be 18 if staying alone.
Pregnancy Help Center
4011 Seymour Hwy
Free pregnancy testing. Provide free information/consultation. Nurse verification sonograms.
Phased In Project: Dream Center
2030 Maurine St.
Provides assistance to emancipated foster youth
First Step, INC
1-800-658-2683 (24 hr hotline)
Eligibility: Any one suffering from family violence or sexual abuse. Must be 18 if not accompanied by a parent.
For Disaster Relief:
American Red Cross
1809 Seymour Hwy
24 hours a day. Assistance for families regarding disasters: fire, flood, etc.
Christmas in Action– Wichita County
1006 Martin Luther King Blvd.
Home repair for inadequate living conditions.
Eligibility: low income disabled and/or low-income elderly, 60 yrs and older. Must own home in Wichita Falls. Must have proof of SSI / SSD.
1300 7th St.
Emergency home repairs, first-time homebuyers.
Habitat for Humanity of Wichita Falls
1206 Lamar St.
Builds homes for low-income families in need of housing.
Eligibility: must have lived or worked in Wichita county for 12 months, meet income criteria, be willing to Partner by working 300 hours of sweat equity.
Habitat Builders Bargains
902 13th St.