When you are used to living paycheck to paycheck, an unexpected financial hardship such as job loss, medical or car repair bills, or a high interest loan can send you into a downward spiral that is nearly impossible to recover from. You want to be able to provide a stable home for your children, but the stress of not being able to pay your rent is too much to bear.
We believe no family should ever experience homelessness. You deserve more. Your children deserve the opportunity for a better life.
That's why RaiseUp Families provides direct assistance and financial education to parents of school-age children.
The information on this page will help you determine if you qualify for RaiseUp Families' HandUp Program, which all families must go through before becoming eligible for the AfterCare Program. If you do qualify, we hope you will fill out the pre-screening form today!
Parents applying for our HandUp Program must meet ALL of the following requirements:
Thank you for your interest in our 9-Month HandUp program. At this time, we are not accepting any new applications. Here are some additional resources you may find helpful. Our portal will open back up January 15th, 2024. Please check back and apply at that time. (Following January 15th)
United Way 211
St. Cecilia Church 713-468-1185
St. Vincent 713-741-8234
Memorial Assistance Ministries 713-574-7533
Catholic Charities 713-526-4611
Spring Branch Community Health Center 713-684-2303