Contact: THECB Foster Liaison Brenda Fernandez


The Huntsville community and Walker County have many resources for our Sam Houston State University students.  We have compiled resources below for your assistance.  If you have any questions or need help finding a special service that you need please call the Sam Houston State University FORWARD office for help. (936) 294-3422.

Housing Resources

C.O.M.E. Program
350 Hwy 75N
Food Bank, Thrift Store  936.295.0671
1426 Sam Houston Ave.
Women and Children Shelter and Domestic Abuse Assistance  936.291.3529
Good Shepherd Mission
1005 Martin Luther King Dr.
Shelter, Food, Clothing  936.291.8156
WIC UTMB Regional Maternal and Child Health
1210 10th Street
WIC  936.295.0552

Walker County Hopsital District Indigent Healthcare
1411 11th Street

Health 936.291.3411
Walker County Child Support Office
1100 University Ave.
Assistance in Child Support Payments, etc.  936.436.4970
Care Center Huntsville
1215 15th Street #200
Pregnancy Information and Testing 936.294.0404
Huntsville Housing Authority
724 Thomason St, Huntsville, TX 77320
Government Housing Assistance  936.294.0277
Texas Medicaid Office
2507 Lake Rd
Medicaid  936.291.2164
Once & Again Kids
2407 Avenue I
Maternity and Children’s clothing, Children’s items  936.435.9100
Bargain Boxx/Simply Seconds Resale Shop
1114 11th Street
Clothing  936.295.6437
Faith Lutheran Church
111 Sumac
Food Bank, shelter in times of weather disasters  936.295.5298
Second Baptist Church
2517 Sam Houston Ave.
Food Bank, shelter in times of weather disasters  936.295.6404
Family Faith Church
2407 Sam Houston Ave.
Food Bank, shelter  936.291.9458
Huntsville YMCA
2906 Old Houston Rd, Huntsville, TX 77340
Child Care Assistance, Health  936.295.8009
SHSU Psychological Services
1528 Ave J
Huntsville Psychological Services  936.294.1210
Jack Staggs Counseling Clinic
1932 Bobby K. Marks Dr.
Counseling Services  936.294.1121