Looking for information on the Harris County COVID-19 Relief Fund?
Harris County partnered with Catholic Charities as the administrator for $40 million in emergency financial assistance to help Harris County residents who are experiencing financial distress as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you are inquiring about your application status, or have a question or concern, please call the hotline at 832-990-1318 Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. You can also complete the online issues and concerns form here.
Please visit CatholicCharitiesHelp.org for additional information.
Need help? Call our main number: 713-526-4611
You can reach our main office Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. to request assistance. As a precautionary measure, Catholic Charities is only serving clients by phone and email appointment at this time. No face-to-face meetings. Existing clients should contact their case managers for further information regarding existing appointments.
Need help now or don’t know where to start? Dial 2-1-1 (unless it is a police emergency; then dial 9-1-1).
You will reach a free helpline – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in many languages. This is a good place to start, especially if you have multiple needs (such as child care, food stamps, care for an aging parent, a haven from domestic violence, rent assistance or shelter).
If you have a question or are looking for additional information, please find the appropriate contact below:
- Request COVID-19 Assistance
- Food Distribution Information
- Additional COVID-19 information and resources
Catholic Charities Programs and Services
FAMILY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (food, clothing, emergency financial assistance)
MAMIE GEORGE COMMUNITY CENTER (Fort Bend County)
Call 281-202-6200 for information or assistance
Houston/Harris County: 713-874-6588
Fort Bend County: 281-202-6200
Outside of the Greater Galveston-Houston region?
Find a Catholic Charities agency in your area:
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is located in Houston, Texas. If you are outside of the Greater Galveston-Houston region, please locate a Catholic Charities member agency local to your area here.
If you are requesting information about the Harris County COVID-19 Relief Fund, inquiring about your application status, or have a question or concern, please call the hotline at 832-990-1318 Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. You can also complete the online issues and concerns form here.
Please refer to the information above to request assistance or for general information about our programs and services.
For other inquiries, please complete the contact form below:
For media inquiries only (Sólo para consultas de los medios de comunicación), please contact Betsy Ballard at email@example.com or 713.874.6751.
Additional information available in the Press Room.