For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. – Jeremiah 29:11

Screening Requirements For Admittance

Each individual is evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Privacy and confidentiality are highly honored and respected throughout each phase of the screening, admittance*, and programming processes.

*Entry into the home depends on many variables, including (but not limited to) space availability, demonstrated commitment, and medical stability.

  • • Screening for admittance is referral based
  • • Provide proof of current homelessness and of prevailing conditions that might lead to imminent homelessness
  • • Must be 18 or older and the mother of children aged 10 or younger. (includes medically verified pregnant mothers)
  • • Currently living without a husband or domestic partner
  • • Commitment to participate in a long-term program
  • • Must have a form of ID for self and child/children
  • • Agreement to not publicize residential location
  • • Currently enrolled in a medical assistance program for self and children (Gold Card, Medicaid etc.)
  • • Must agree to all medical requirements (i.e. blood test for drugs, alcohol and communicable diseases, child vaccinations required by state, medical evaluation of mother and children)
  • • Verbal and written commitment to participate fully in individualized program and follow all guidelines and rules
  • • Willingness to be part of the Biblically based spiritual component of the program

Community Partnerships

Katy Cares partners with other organizations that share our view in creating opportunities for the homeless community in Katy, Texas.
The organizations listed below have partnered with Katy Cares to improve our community support for those in need.

  • Christ Clinic
  • Clothed by Faith
  • Compassion Katy
  • Friends of Sundown
  • Hope Impacts
  • Katy Christian Ministries
  • Katy ISD
  • Lifehouse Houston
  • Merimnao Ministries
  • Main Street Ministries
  • Pregnancy Help Center Katy
  • Prodigals
  • The Ballard House
  • The Mission of Yahweh
  • YMCA Katy West Houston

To become a Katy Cares partner or to learn more about our partnership opportunities, please contact

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