Homeless Resource Day Booths

The focus of the Homeless Resource Day is for attendees to actually receive services or be able to actively enroll in programs.   Those entities that are not able to directly provide service are encouraged to volunteer.

  • Captain William Young DAR (Outreach Bags)
  • Christus Good Shepherd Health System:  Breakfast
  • Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center Behavioral Health
  • Community Healthcore (Assessment & referral for supportive housing, etc.)
  • Copeland Insurance Group (Verify qualifications for additional benefits)
  • Cut “N” Loose Salon (Haircuts)
  • CS Cutting Company (Haircuts)
  • DAPA Psychiatric & Substance Abuse Programs
  • DATCS (Drug & Alcohol Testing Compliance Services)
  • East Texas Aging and Disability Resource Center (Community Healthcore) 
  • East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse
  • East Texas Literacy Council
  • East Texas Veteran’s Resource Center (Community Healthcore)
  • Expectant Heart Pregnancy Resource Center (diapers & baby accessories)
  • Gina Alvestad (Barber)
  • Greater Longview United Way:  VITA (Income Tax)
  • Gregg County Clerk’s Office (Birth Certificate Preliminary Process)
  • Gregg County Vaccine Awareness Coalition (Free immunizations)
  • Gregg County Veteran’s Service Office (Veteran’s benefits and ordering records)
  • Hiway 80 Rescue Mission
  • Humana (Giveaways and additional benefits to Medicare)
  • Jesus Burger:  Lunch
  • Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center (Pet Vaccines, exams, flea treatment etc.)
  • Longview Community Ministries (Food Box Registration & Transient Bags)
  • Longview Dream Center
  • Longview Fire Department Health Services
  • Longview Housing Authority (Coordinated Entry Surveys)
  • Longview Interfaith Hospitality Network (Intake Assessments)
  • Longview Municipal Court (Clear Outstanding Cases & Indigent Process)
  • Longview Police Outreach Services Team
  • Longview Transit:  Special Route from west Hwy. 80 to Event Site
  • Newgate Mission (Hygiene Bags and Transportation)
  • OuterCourt Ministries, Inc. (House of Hope)
  • People Ready (Temporary Employment Agency)
  • Physician’s Behavioral Hospital
  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul (Clothes)
  • Texas Department of Public Safety (I.D. Process)
  • Texas Veterans Commission (Employment Services)
  • Wellness Pointe / New Traditions Program
  • Wellness Pointe / WIC
  • Wiseman Ministries, Inc. (Program Enrollment & Clothing Vouchers)
Booths are available: Standard booth size is 7’ wide x 4’ deep and includes 1 6’ table and 2 chairs.  

Service Focus:  Education, Employment, Health & Wellness, Food and Nutrition, Housing, Finance, and Social Services.

The Homeless Resource Day is a collaborative effort of the City of Longview and various non-profit organizations to help meet the needs of the homeless.

Saturday, March 24, 2018
7 a.m. - 2 p.m. (breakfast & lunch provided)
411 American Legion Blvd. - Longview Fire Dept. Training Center at Teague Park

Goal:  In one day, a person experiencing homelessness can find or enroll in and receive services that would otherwise take months to secure.  Corporations, nonprofits and government agencies provide participants with services.