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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
I don’t see my city?
Putative Father Registry
Adoption Law/Revocation
End An Adoption Plan
Pay It Forward
Recommend a Service

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Medical

medical

National

Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

Statewide

Statewide- free clinics- Directory

County/City

Bastrop County- medical- Community Action Inc.

Blanco County- medical- Community Action Inc.

Caldwell County- medical- Community Action Inc.

Fort Bend County- prescription assistance- Fort Bend County Government

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

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

Houston- children’s clinic- Northwest Assistance Ministries

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Housing/Shelter

Housing

National

National- CoAbode

National- Low Income Apartments

County/City

Dallas- Family Gateway

Dallas- Wesley Inn Program

Houston (age limit)- Covenant House

Houston- SEARCH

Houston- Star of Hope

Houston- The Life Center

Houston- The Madge Bush Transitional Living Center

Houston- The Mission of Yahweh

Houston- The Salvation Army

San Antonio- Seton Home

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

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

Statewide

Statewide- National Head Start Association

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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

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

County/City

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

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

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.

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

County/City

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

Caldwell County- utility assistance- Community Action Inc.

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

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

Harris County- housing assistance program- Harris County Housing Authority

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

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

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

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

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

Houston- homeless prevention assistance- Westside Homeless Prevention

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

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Support Groups

National

National- CoAbode

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom

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I don’t see my city?

Don’t worry. There are resource links added to the website every day and it’s possible that your area has not been researched yet. If the administrator is not currently working on other projects, your city can be made a priority. Please contact the page here.

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Putative Father Registry

Register Here

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Adoption Law/Revocation

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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Recommend a Service

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