WholeLife℠ Feature – TWH’s New Treatment and Transitional Program Class – “Courage to Search”

The growing efforts of The Women’s Home are all tied together by our comprehensive and very effective WholeLifemodel, which addresses the emotional/mental, physical, social, spiritual, vocational, and financial wellness of our clients and residents. This week, ten residents of The Women’s Home Treatment and Transitional program began a journey in a new class aptly titled “Courage […]

TWH Recognized at the 2014 BBB Awards for Excellence

The Home was recently honored at the 22nd Awards for Excellence by the Better Business Bureau. The agency was one of the finalists selected in the category of Houston non-profits. These awards were begun in 1992 as a joint effort of the BBB Education Foundation and the University of Houston Bauer College of Business Administration. […]

TWH Selected for 2014-2015 Run for a Reason Charity Program

The Women’s Home is honored to have been selected as an official charity for the 2014-2015 Chevron Houston Marathon Run for a Reason Program. Early registration for the full and half marathons opened on May 6th – the general lottery will open on June 4th. Skip the lottery and receive a Guaranteed Entry! The Run for a Reason […]

ExxonMobil Makes a Splash at Their Annual WAVE Day Volunteer Event

On a crisp, sunny day in early March of this year, 130 volunteers from ExxonMobil took time out of their busy day to help our clients hone some of the skills necessary to re-enter the workforce. This day of giving back is part of ExxonMobil’s WAVE (Women’s Annual Volunteer Event) Day community effort. With the […]

The Women’s Energy Network Chooses The Women’s Home as 2014 Luncheon Beneficiary

On Thursday, April 17th, the Houston chapter of the Women’s Energy Network (WEN) – a global organization of professional women working across all sectors of the energy industry – will be holding their Women’s Energy Network Biennial Charity Luncheon. The fundraising event is designed to benefit a local charity that aligns with the tenets of […]

Spiritual Wellness Component of WholeLife Program Receives Support from Spiritual Community

The growing efforts of The Women’s Home are all tied together by our comprehensive and very effective WholeLife model, which addresses the emotional/mental, physical, social, spiritual, vocational, and financial wellness of our clients and residents. An integral part of the WholeLife program is the Spiritual wellness of our clients/residents. Aided by volunteers trained as spiritual companions, clients of […]

Bank of America Grant Provides $200,000 and Strategic Leadership Training

You might already be aware of the very exciting and generous grant The Women’s Home received at the end of 2013 from Bank of America. Announced at our year-end Gala, Bank of America recognized The Women’s Home as a 2013 Neighborhood Builder in honor of our dedication to the economic and social health of Houston. […]

Urban Leasing & Realty Food Drive Stocks Pantry

In the fall of 2015, our friends at Urban Leasing & Realty (ULR) stepped up in a BIG way. The community food pantry at Jane Cizik Garden Place (JCGP) – The Women’s Home’s permanent supportive apartment complex in Spring Branch – was running very low on food and toiletries in October. Realizing the great need […]

xthestigma Campaign Aimed at Reducing Shame and Judgment

Half the battle in treating mental health and addiction issues is fighting the stigmas related to each, due in large part to generations of silence, shame and judgment. We know that literally MILLIONS – in the U.S. alone – are suffering from one or both of these illnesses and a huge population of those millions do […]

Two Salons. Two Generous Ways to Give Back.

SoK Salon on Kirby and Hot Tops Hair Studio Provide Invaluable Support to The Women’s Home Houston is a giving community and the local businesses in our town step up to the plate time and time again. At The Women’s Home, we’ve found that, no matter the hardships and trauma a woman has been through, […]