Grayson County Shelter

331 W Morton Street
Denison, TX 75020

903-465-6041 Go To Website
General Information:
Grayson County Shelter is a homeless shelter for individuals and families. The shelter is open 24 hours a day accepting: - Single men over 55 - Single women over 18 - Married couples - Families A State Issued Photo ID-Social Security is required. For more information contact Grayson County Shelter. Grayson County Shelter provides several services for the homeless population. Our services aim to provide structure for the families and individuals at the shelter. Our Shelter offers the following to our residents: A safe, clean and secure temporary home while searching for jobs and housing         A telephone number and address to use during employment searches         Private rooms for families so they can remain together         Meals, personal care items and clothing         A minimum 21 day stay allowing opportunity to save income and return to self-reliance         On-site washer and dryer facilities         A fenced playground for resident's children         Referrals for social services and other agencies Additional services are provided to non-residents as funding and donations allow. These items include: clothing, blankets, diapers and other emergency needs. Many of our clients need a referral for assistance that the Grayson County Shelter cannot provide. These referrals are also a large part of the Shelter's services to the community. Our Shelter always has one employee on duty to provide security, support and referrals to the clients. This person also accepts donations and works closely with the residents for their needs.


Helpful Definitions For Grayson County Shelter:

Emergency Homeless Shelters both provide short term relief for the homeless and low income persons. Usually there is a maximum stay of 3 months or less. Many of these shelters ask their clients to leave during the day. Meals and other supportive services are often offered. 3 times out of 5 these shelters offer their services free of charge.

How To Volunteer at Grayson County Shelter:
Be a volunteer. Call Grayson County Shelter at 903-465-6041 for current volunteer work opportunities.

As A General Note About Listings: does our best to provide listings that are free of cost. Many of the homeless shelters and services are free of charge. Some do charge small fees. We always urge the users of our website to visit the websites of the providers listed, OR give them a phone call to find out complete details.

In furtherance; Halfway Houses, Transitional Housing, and Substance Abuse Treatment Centers for the most part charge a fee. Most of the substance abuse resources we provide are low cost, Medicaid or sliding scale fee. We provide as much information as possible on the website of these locations.

Rooming and Boarding Houses do charge fees. We list them where we find them. They are a nice low cost option for housing.

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