Partner Agencies & Organizations
Together, we are making a difference.
United Regional Health Care System (URHS)
We work with the Social Work and Care Coordination department to provide discharge options for patients that are too sick for the streets and not sick enough to remain hospitalized. We also work with the Transition Clinic to identify and refer at-risk clients. We began a new venture in June 2019 partnering with URHS and the Transition Clinic. Doctors and other staff from the two organizations staff a clinic at Faith Mission on Tuesday mornings.
Helen Farabee Centers
We partner with Helen Farabee Centers to provide continuum of care for the clients with Mental and Behavioral diagnosis. We provide beds for many of their out-patient clients, and our case workers converse when necessary with the staff at the Helen Farabee Centers. We provide transportation to appointments.
Region 9 Education Services Center
We partner with Region 9 Education Services Center to provide GED tutoring, Microsoft Operating Systems (MOS) certification classes and work readiness classes for the women in the Faith Refuge Career Academy.
First Step, Inc., Wichita Falls Housing Authority, and the Red Cross
We partner with First Step, Inc., Wichita Falls Housing Authority and the Red Cross to provide vouchers for clothing and household items that have been donated to Wichita Falls Faith Mission.
Wichita Falls Police Department and the Wichita County Sheriff’s Department
We work very closely with the Wichita Falls Police Department and the Wichita County Sheriff’s Department, providing information for their investigations, and providing security for our shelters and neighborhoods
Wichita Falls Independent School District
We partner with Wichita Falls Independent School District to make sure every student that stays at one of our shelters has clothes, supplies and transportation for school.
Wichita Falls Area Food Bank
Wichita Falls Area Food Bank – We receive much needed food and other items so that we can keep our food purchasing cost down. We serve over 130,000 meals per year.
The northwest Campus of Catholic Charities Fort Worth provides counseling and case management for many of our military veteran clients.
Nortex Regional Planning Commission
Nortex serves as the Lead Agency for the Homeless Coalition of North Texas. They also provide the only Rapid Rehousing program in North Texas, which provides permanent housing for many of our chronically homeless clients with disabilities. In addition, they direct the annual Point in Time Count of the homeless in the North Texas region on behalf of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).F
Homeless Coalition of North Texas
We are a member of the Homeless Coalition of North Texas which is the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) – Continuum of Care (CoC) for the 16 North Texas counties that receive government funding for homeless services. Even though we receive no government funding, we provide data to the coalition for reporting and grant writing purposes.