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Medical
Housing/Shelter
Affordable Childcare
State Programs
Crisis Centers/Baby Items
Child Support
Essentials(food pantries, financial assistance, vouchers, household items, etc.)
Support Groups
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Putative Father Registry
Adoption Law/Revocation
End An Adoption Plan
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Medical

Medical Info

National

Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- vision care- One Sight

Statewide

Statewide- free clinics- Directory

Regional

North Texas- community pharmacy- St. Vincent de Paul Council of Dallas

County/City

Bastrop County- medical- Community Action Inc.

Blanco County- medical- Community Action Inc.

Caldwell County- medical- Community Action Inc.

Celina- vision care- Grace Bridge

Chambers County- Bay Area Homeless Services

Collin County- health assistance- Allen Community Outreach

Collin County- medical, dental- Community Lifeline Center

Dallas- child & adult healthcare- CitySquare Community Clinic

Fort Bend County- prescription assistance- Fort Bend County Government

Hays County- medical, prescription assistance- Community Action Inc.

Houston- adult/child, screenings, mobile, etc.- ECHOS

Houston- eyeglasses- LOTS Vision Clinic

Houston- adult & child medical and dental assistance- Memorial Assistance Ministries

Houston- children’s clinic- Northwest Assistance Ministries

Humble- prescription assistance, glasses- Humble Area Assistance Ministries

Princeton- prescription assistance- Christ Cares for Princeton

Richardson- children’s clinic- Network of Community Ministries

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Housing/Shelter

Housing info

National

National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National- Low Income Apartments

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room

Regional

Greater Bay Area- BATP

Greater Houston Area- The Salvation Army

County/City

Clear Creek- Family Promise

Collin County- Family Promise

Dallas- CitySquare

Dallas- Family Gateway

Dallas- Housing Authority

Dallas- Housing Crisis Center

Dallas- ICNA Relief

Dallas- Volunteers of America

Dallas- Wesley Inn Program

Garland (domestic abuse)- Hope’s Door New Beginning Center

Harris County- Bay Area Homeless Services

Harris County- Housing Authority

Houston (age limit)- Covenant House

Houston- Gracewood

Houston (domestic abuse)- HAWC

Houston- Housing Authority

Houston- ICNA Relief

Houston- Magnificat Houses

Houston- Raise Up Families

Houston (domestic & substance abuse)- Santa Maria Hostel

Houston- SEARCH

Houston- Sonrise Shelter

Houston- Star of Hope

Houston- The Life Center

Houston- The Madge Bush Transitional Living Center

Houston- The Mission of Yahweh

Houston- The Salvation Army

Houston- The Women’s Home

Houston- Volunteers of America

Houston- Wellsprings Village, Inc.

Lake Houston- Family Promise

Liberty County- Bay Area Homeless Services

McKinney- Housing Authority

McKinney- The Samaritan Inn

Pasadena- Sarah’s House

Plano (domestic abuse)- Hope’s Door New Beginning Center

San Antonio- Seton Home

San Antonio- Volunteers of America

San Marcos- HCWC

San Marcos- Southside Community Center

Texarkana- Randy Sams Outreach Shelter

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Affordable Childcare

National

National- extended hours- Care.com

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

Statewide

Statewide- National Head Start Association

Regional

North Central Texas- child care assistance- Workforce Solutions

County/City

Allen- extended hours- SS Noah Childcare Centers

Channelview- 24 hours- Stirring Up Gifts Children Center

Dallas- 24 hours- Precious Kargo Academy

Grapevine- extended hours- SS Noah Childcare Centers

Houston- extended hours- Angel’s World Childcare Center

Houston- 24 hours- A Place for Children

Houston- military discount- Cornerstone Learning Academy & Childcare

Houston- extended hours- Kidz Rocket Daycare & Learning Center

Houston- emergency babysitting, extended days/hours, nanny- Motherhood Center

Houston- extended hours, scholarships- New Addition Child Care

Houston- 24 hours- Nothing Less Than Perfect Daycare

Houston- 24 hours- Precious Moments Learning Center

Houston- 24 hours- Robindell Private School

Houston- 24 hours- Stay & Play Day Care Center

Houston- 24 hours- Tick Tots Around the Clock

Houston- extended hours- Wellspring Children’s Academy

Houston- limited scholarships- West End Child Development Center

Katy- 24 hours- Forever Fun Child Care

McKinney- extended hours- Adventure Kids Playcare

McKinney- 24 hours- Honey B’s Child Care

Pearland- extended hours- Taking Kidz Places

Plano- extended hours- Seay Child Care Center

Spring- military discount- Teach a Tot

Stafford- extended hours- U Matter Learning Center

Webster- extended hours- World of Wisdom Hourly Childcare

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Child Care Assistance

CHIP

Energy Assistance CEAP

HUD

Job Corps

Lifeline Program

Medicaid

Section 8 Housing

SNAP

TANF

TEFAP

Unemployment Insurance

WIC

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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info

National

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- diapers- Cloth For All

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

Statewide

Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle

Regional

Central Texas- diapers, wipes- Texas Diaper Bank

County/City

Austin- Free pregnancy & birth support (black and Latina women only)- Mama Sana Vibrant Woman

Houston- baby food & formula- L.I.F.E. Houston

Houston- diaper assistance- The Diaper Foundation

Houston (African-American mothers)- prenatal program- Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church

McKinney- diaper bank- Baby Booties Diaper Bank

Sachse- diaper bank- 5 Loaves Ministry

San Marcos- clothing vouchers- Southside Community Center

South Houston- infant items- Southeast Area Ministries

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Child Support

Contact Here

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Essentials

Essentials info

National

National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange

National- feminine hygiene- Cloth For All

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- trade clothing- Rehash

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- rideshare- Zimride

Regional

Central Texas- transportation assistance, utility assistance, food pantry, job readiness, etc.- Christian Community Action

Greater Houston Area- food bank directory- Houston Food Bank

Greater Houston Area- case management, holiday assistance, etc.- The Salvation Army

Northeast Texas- public transit- TAPS

North Texas- food assistance, school supplies, loan program, etc.- St. Vincent de Paul Council of Dallas

County/City

Allen- food pantry- Allen Food Pantry

Blanco County- utility assistance, – Community Action, Inc.

Caldwell County- utility assistance- Community Action Inc.

Celina- food bank- Grace Bridge

Chambers County- employment services- Bay Area Homeless Services

Collin County- rent & utility assistance, food pantry, school supplies, GED program, etc.- Allen Community Outreach

Collin County- rent & utility assistance- Assistance Center of Collin County

Collin County- human services directory- Collin County Cares

Collin County- rent & utility assistance, food assistance, household items, etc.- Community Lifeline Center

Collin County- vehicle donation program- Family Promise

Dallas- meal programs, job readiness, etc.- CitySquare

Dallas- scholarship program for single moms- Helping Hands for Single Moms

Dallas- homeless prevention- Housing Crisis Center

Dallas- holiday assistance, clothing, domestic violence assistance, etc.- The Salvation Army

Dallas- food pantry, clothes, financial assistance, transportation assistance, holiday assistance, etc.- White Rock Center of Hope

Fort Bend County- rental, mortgage, food, and utility assistance- Fort Bend County Government

Frisco- financial assistance, gas vouchers, food pantry, school supplies, holiday programs, household vouchers, etc.- Frisco Family Services

Garland- food pantry- Good Samaritans of Garland

Garland- financial assistance, holiday assistance, food pantry, etc.- The Salvation Army

Harris County- employment services- Bay Area Homeless Services

Harris County- rent & utility assistance, emergency assistance- Harris County Community Services Department

Hays County- utility assistance- Community Action Inc.

Houston (age limit)- daily meals, laundry, clothing, showers, etc.- Covenant House

Houston- meals, showers, laundry, hairdressing services, etc.- Crossroads at Park Place

Houston- food pantry, school supplies, holiday assistance, etc.- Cy-Fair Helping Hands

Houston- rent/mortgage assistance, utility assistance, food pantry, school supplies, etc.- Cypress Assistance Ministries

Houston- food bank- East Spring Branch Food Pantry

Houston- food pantry- ECHOS

Houston- adult educational scholarship program, food pantry, rent, utility, and transportation assistance, etc.- Gulf Coast Community Services Association

Houston- food pantry- Heights Interfaith Ministries Food Pantry

Houston- food pantry- House of Amos

Houston- Case Management- Houston COMPASS

Houston- food & clothing pantry- Houston’s First Baptist Church Food Pantry & Clothes Closet

Houston- daily meals- Loaves & Fishes

Houston- food assistance, daily meals, clothing, transportation assistance, etc.- Lord of the Streets

Houston- rent and utility assistance, clothing, transportation assistance, school supplies, etc.- Memorial Assistance Ministries

Houston- public transit- METRO

Houston- food pantry, clothes closet, school supplies, holiday assistance, etc.- Mission Greenspoint

Houston- food assistance- North Channel Assistance Ministries

Houston- emergency basic needs, rent/mortgage assistance, housing subsidies, car repair/replacement, etc.- Northwest Assistance Ministries

Houston- food pantry- Pathways Church of Houston

Houston- homeless prevention- Raise Up Families

Houston- food assistance, clothing, rent & utility assistance, transportation assistance, furniture, etc.- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Houston- daily meals, showers, laundry, housing assistance- The Beacon

Houston- school supplies- The Mission of Yahweh

Houston (age limit)- emergency meals, job coaching, educational support, etc.- The Salvation Army

Houston- employment assistance- The WorkFaith Connection

Houston- car loan program- Ways to Work

Houston- food pantry, clothing assistance, rent/mortgage & utility assistance, school supplies, etc.- West Houston Assistance Ministries

Houston- homeless prevention assistance- Westside Homeless Prevention

Houston- rent & mortgage assistance- Windsor Village United Methodist Church

Humble- utility assistance, clothing, job search assistance, food pantry, etc.- Humble Area Assistance Ministries

Liberty County- employment services- Bay Area Homeless Services

McKinney- food pantry- Community Food Pantry of McKinney

McKinney- food pantry- St. Michael the Archangel Church

McKinney- food boxes- The Samaritan Inn

Montgomery- car repair, car donation- God’s Garage

Plano- food pantry- A Christian Food Pantry

Plano- food pantry- God’s Pantry

Plano- food pantry- Minnie’s Food Pantry

Plano- financial assistance, holiday assistance, food pantry, etc.- The Salvation Army

Plano- food pantry, clothing- The Storehouse of Collin County

Princeton- food assistance, fuel assistance- Christ Cares for Princeton

Prosper- food pantry- Bethlehem Place

Richardson- rent & utility assistance, food assistance, clothing- Network of Community Ministries

Rowlett- food pantry- Good Samaritans of Garland

Sachse- food pantry- 5 Loaves Ministry

Sachse- food pantry- Good Samaritans of Garland

San Marcos- food bank- Hay County Food Bank

San Marcos- rent & utility assistance, clothing vouchers- Southside Community Center

South Houston- food pantry, household items, rent utility & transportation assistance, thrift store vouchers, etc.- Southeast Area Ministries

Texarakana- financial assistance program- Randy Sams Outreach Shelter

The Colony- food pantry- Metro Relief

Wylie- food pantry- Amazing Grace Food Pantry

Wylie (surrounding area)- financial assistance, food assistance, clothing, etc.- Wylie Community Christian Care Center

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Support Groups

Support Info

National

National- CoAbode

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom

County/City

Houston (domestic abuse)- ECHOS

Houston (fatherhood program)- Horizon Outreach

Sachse- 5 Loaves Ministry

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I don’t see my city?

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Putative Father Registry

Register Here

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

Relinquishment of parental rights must be signed after the birth of the child, but not before 48 hours after the birth of the child.

Revocable only if the revocation is made before the 11th day after the date the affidavit is executed.

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End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:

Saving Our Sisters

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Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.
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