This List updated 8:32a.m. 7/12/24

Cooling Centers for Harris County

  • Houston Bayland Community Center –6400 Bissonet St. Houston (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Houston Community Center –18650 Clay Rd. Houston (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Houston City of Houston Southwest Multi-Service Center 6400 High Star Dr. (open 8a.m.-8p.m.)
  • Houston Sunnyside Health and Multi-Service Center –4410 Reed Rd. (open 1p.m.-6p.m.)
  • Houston Acres Homes Multi-Service Center –6719 W. Montgomery Rd (open 1p.m.-6p.m.)
  • Houston Trini Mendenhall Community Center –1414 Wirt Road, Houston (open 8a.m.-8p.m.)
  • Houston Fonde’ Community Center –110 Sabine St. (open Noon-8p.m.)
  • Houston Metropolitan Multi-Service Center –1475 W. Gray Street (open 2-6p.m.)
  • Houston Moody Community Center –3725 Fulton St. (open Noon-8p.m.)
  • Galena Park Baggett Community Center –1302 Keene St. (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Cypress Weekly Community Center –8440 Greenhouse Road Cypress (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Cypress Juergen’s Hall Community Center –26026 Hempstead Road, Cypress (open 8a.m.-8p.m.)
  • Crosby Community Center –409 Hare Rd. Crosby, TX, 77532, (open 8a.m.-8p.m.)
  • Crosby Barrett Station Community Center 808 Magnolia Dr. (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Spring Big Stone Lodge –709 Riley Fuzzel Road, Spring; (open 8a.m.-8p.m.)
  • Spring George H.W. Bush Community Center –6827 Cypresswood Dr. (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Huffman May Community Center –2100 Wolf Rd. (open 9a.m.-6p.m.)
  • Highlands San Jacinto Community Church –604 Highland Woods Dr.

Cooling Centers for Fort Bend County :

  • Rosenberg Attack Poverty/Friends of North Rosenberg –1908 Ave. E. (Monday-Sunday/9a.m.-5p.m.)
  • Rosenberg Fort Bend County Fairgrounds –Building D 4310 TX-36 So. (Monday-Sunday/9a.m.-5p.m.)
  • Richmond River Pointe Church –21000 Southwest Fwy (Open Tues. July 9th, Noon-6pm)
  • Needville Creekside Christian Fellowship –16628 TX-36 (Open Tues. July 9th, 11a.m.-6pm)

Cooling Centers Montgomery County:

  • Montgomery Lone Star Community Center 2500 Lone Star Parkway
  • Magnolia West County Community Development Center 31355 Friendship Drive
  • Splendora East Montgomery County Community Development Center 16401 1st Street  
  • Conroe The Salvation Army at 304 Avenue E. in
  • Conroe Fellowship at 600 S. Frazier Street in
  • The Woodlands St.’s Simon and St. Jude Catholic Parish –26777 Glen Loch Drive in is open as a cooling center

Cooling Centers for Brazoria County:

  • Angleton Rec Center –1601 N. Valderas St. (open 6a.m.-11p.m.)
  • Alvin Cooling Center –309 W. Sealey St. (open 2p.m.-7p.m.)
  • First Baptist Church –101 E. San Bernard St. (open Noon-8p.m.)
  • City of Richwood Cooling Center –1800 N. Highway 288B (open Noon–8p.m.)
  • Community Baptist Church –6114 Fifth St. (open 10a.m.-7p.m.)
  • Sweeny High School –600 Ashley Wilson Rd. (open 1p.m.-until further notice)
  • Pearland Rec Center and Natatorium –4141 Bailey Rd. (open 24 hours)

Other resources:

Distribution drives on Friday, July 12

  • The Astros Foundation and Cheniere Energy will be at Minute Maid Park in front of Union Station (501 Crawford St.). They will give out a 16 lb. bag of ice, a case of water, Chick-fil-A entrees, fruit from the Houston Food Bank and hurricane relief items from the Red Cross (July 12 only, 8 a.m.-until gone). Orbit will make an appearance as well!
  • Houston Housing Authority supply drive is a free community resource drive and a partnership offering utility bill relief. HHA aims to serve at least 1,000 Houston families from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the HHA central office, 2640 Fountain View Drive, 77057.
  • Catholic Charities in Galveston, food bags will be distributed at the Beacon of Hope Center at 4700 Broadway, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
  • Precinct 4 handing out food, water and ice from 8 a.m.-Noon. It will be held at the Bayland Community Center at 6400 Bissonnet St. 
  • Baytown food distribution with the City of Baytown, the Houston Food Bank and Walmart will provide essential needs to residents (Baytown Community Center at 2407 Market Street), including hot meals, non-perishable food, snacks, water and ice from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. (while supplies last)
  • The Mamie George Community Center at 1111 Collins Road in Richmond will be open on  9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to serve as a cooling center for those seeking respite from the heat https://catholiccharities.org/disaster/.
  • KHOU 11 is partnering with the American Red Cross and are hosting a telethon. American Red Cross volunteers will be on hand in the KHOU 11 studios to take your calls. Your donation will help hundreds of thousands of people across the Greater Houston area.

Catholic Charities on Saturday, July 13

  1. Counselors will be on hand to meet with anyone experiencing extreme trauma as a result of the hurricane, and prayer resources will be available upon request.
  2. Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will provide food, water, and cleaning supplies to individuals and families as they recover from Hurricane Beryl. A drive-thru distribution will occur on Saturday, July 13, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the agency’s headquarters at 2900 Louisiana Street in Houston.
  3. Limited financial assistance will be available starting next week by applying online. Check Catholic Charities’ social media pages and website for further details.

Bread of Life

Bread of Life in downtown Houston will hold another drive-thru distribution event on Saturday, July 20, from 8 a.m. to noon in coordination with its third annual All-In Back-to-School Event at St. John’s United Methodist Church at 2019 Crawford St. Items are provided on a first-come basis. 

Donations needed:

  • Non-perishable food items like canned, boxed and bagged goods
  • Water 
  • Hygiene items like toothbrushes, soap, wipes, sanitizer,
  • Disaster relief items like flashlights, first aid kits
  • School supplies like notebooks, paper, pencils, crayons, glue and backpacks.

For information: Call 832.939.747 or email info@breadoflifeinc.org.

Check with these YMCA locations for a place to cool down:

  • Tellepsen Family Downtown YMCA (808 Pease St. )
  • Weekly Family YMCA (7101 Stella Link Blvd.)
  • Brenda & John Duncan YMCA (10655 Clay Rd.)
  • Trotter Family YMCA (1331 Augusta Dr.)
  • Alief Family YMCA (7850 Howell Sugarland Rd.)
  • Perry Family YMCA (1700 W. League City Pkwy.)

Food Distribution

Harris County Precinct 2 posted to X the locations of three food distributions:

  1. Leonel Castillo Community Center: 2101 South Street in Houston
  2. Grayson Community Center: 13828 Corpus Christi Street in Houston 
  3. EHCAC: 7340 Spencer Hwy in Pasadena

The Salvation Army Mobile Kitchens:

The Salvation Army is bringing mobile kitchens to Houston to distribute food & water. There are four mobile kitchens within the Houston city limits, as well as additional units deployed in Brazoria, Matagorda, and Wharton counties. 


Spring Branch Community Health Center
8575 Pitner Rd, Houston

Campanile Justice Park
39 Justice Park Drive, Houston

Shady Village Manufactured Homes & Wichita Mobile Home Park
2732 Cherry Brook Lane, Houston

Independence Hall Apartments
6 Burress St, Houston


Markham Elementary School
200 6th Street, Markham

Palacios Elementary School
1001 5th St, Palacios

Bay Breeze Apartments
800 Ave F, Bay City

Matagorda Elementary
717 Wightman St., Matagorda


Wharton Civic Center
1924 N Fulton St, Wharton

Boling Lago High School
407 Atlantic Ave, Boling-Iago


Angleton High School
1 Campus Dr., Angleton, 77515

Holiday Lakes Government Office
195 N Texas Ave, Holiday Lakes

And the King will say, ‘I tell you the truth, when you did it to one of the least of these my brothers and sisters, you were doing it to me!’
Matthew 25:40