Shelters in 77379 Zip Code
Shelter Terminology
People who have come upon hard times can often seek assistance and temporary residence from an emergency shelter. Shelters can be charitable institutions that are staffed with volunteer workers who are dedicated to providing relief and comfort to people and animals in distress. They provide beds, showers, food and often counseling and medical assistance. A shelter can also be a private structure for an individual or family in a time of crisis. The following list of terms might help you to understand the various types of shelters available to a community:

Battered Women's Shelter: A center that provides help, refuge and support to women who have suffered emotional and/or physical abuse at the hands of a spouse, parent, partner, etc. Women's shelters provide crisis counseling and exit assistance for women who are under constant threat from their abusers.

Homeless Shelter: A place of temporary housing for individuals and families who have no other place of refuge. There are homeless shelters that cater to young people and offer job training, counseling and substance abuse rehabilitation.

Animal Shelter: An institution dedicated to the rescue and housing of abandoned, abused or neglected animals. Animal shelters are dedicated to providing a secure and safe habitat for dogs, cats and other pets in the hope that they will be adopted.

Emergency Shelter: A facility that houses people who are unable to remain in their homes due to a natural disaster such as earthquake, hurricane fire or flood.

Survival Shelter: An urban or wilderness refuge for people who seek to protect themselves from contamination of nuclear fallout, highly destructive natural disasters or the advent of war. Survival shelters can be underground bunkers or above ground structures that are resistant to trauma or attack.


281-651-2692
301 Pruitt Rd
Spring, TX 77380
713-694-8257
2000 Tidwell Rd
Houston, TX 77093
713-228-9722
3300 Elser St
Houston, TX 77009
936-539-4984
1500 N Frazier St
Conroe, TX 77301
713-224-1948
2901 Fulton St
Houston, TX 77009
713-635-5779
8945 Forest Hollow St
Houston, TX 77078
713-739-7514
1301 Travis St
Houston, TX 77002
713-739-7752
2505 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77002
713-522-9844
1803 Ewing St
Houston, TX 77004
888-410-6854
9607 Wyatt Oak Ln
Houston, TX 77044
713-645-2131
6000 Telephone Rd
Houston, TX 77087
713-413-1390
12902 Regalshire Ct
Houston, TX 77047
936-295-6151
340 State Highway 75 N
Huntsville, TX 77320
409-744-1144
2810 61st St Ofc
Galveston, TX 77551
409-765-1900
4700 Broadway St Ste A100
Galveston, TX 77551
409-770-0101
4602 Broadway St
Galveston, TX 77551
409-763-5522
1211 21st St
Galveston, TX 77550
979-245-2652
3012 Sycamore Ave
Bay City, TX 77414
936-398-5351
600 S Home St
Corrigan, TX 75939
979-968-3147
250 Northwest Cir
La Grange, TX 78945
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