The Beacon Day Center provides hot meals, private shower and lavatory facilities, laundry services and case management to Houston’s underserved and homeless population.
The Day Center opened in 2007, and since then, the program has seen tremendous growth. We now serve over 600 clients daily.
In 2012, we celebrated:
118,865 client visits
101,483 hot meals
15,586 hot showers
20,395 loads of laundry washed and folded
Case Management, Pastoral Care, and Counseling are integral aspects of The Beacon Day Center. These services help clients access the resources necessary to begin the journey towards self-sufficiency. Full-time case managers and volunteers assist clients with transportation issues, housing assistance, employment assistance, counseling, crisis intervention and referrals to other supportive services.
In 2012, we saw:
80 clients receive daily case management
1,527 clients receive housing assistance
174 clients receive employment assistance
6,220 prayer requests
25 pastoral care consultations
310 weekly bible study attendees
The Beacon Day Center is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.