What We Do

The Women’s Shelter of South Texas offers support and empowerment to children, women, and men through a variety of services, programs and referrals.

The following services are FREE of charge whether you stay in our shelter or not:

  • 24-hour hotline, 800-580-HURT
  • 24-hour Safe Shelter
  • Food, clothing, and personal items
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Sexual Assault Services
  • Community Education and awareness programs for all ages and audiences
  • Safe Transportation to shelter, medical care, housing, job-assistance, legal, law-enforcement and social-services appointments
  • Information and Referrals to resources, including: job training, employment assistance, educational resources, mental health and substance abuse
  • Individual and group counseling for children, women, and men
  • Hospital Accompaniment
  • Criminal Justice Advocacy
  • Youth-Directed Activities
  • Volunteer opportunities, training, and support
  • Primary Prevention