Recommended Community Resources
There are a number of great programs and helpful non-profit organizations in and around East Texas who can help those who are seeking to overcome difficult circumstances. Below is a list of places that we recommend you contact if you are in need of help.
Denton Freedom House (Denton, TX)
Mission Statement – To liberate broken men from their bondage of sin and addiction by the transforming power of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to equip them to become prosperous disciples of Christ with Kingdom vision, purpose and direction.
Contact – 3083 Trails End Aubrey, Texas 76227 phone: 940-565-5990
Hiway 80 Rescue Mission (Longview, TX)
Mission Statement – At Hiway 80 Rescue Mission, we preach and teach the word of God while winning souls to Jesus Christ. We accomplish this by providing the basic staples, food, shelter, clothing and the opportunity to hear and receive the Gospel.
Contact – Administration: 903-759-8101 Men’s Shelter: 3117 W. Marshall Longview, TX 75604 Women’s Shelter: 903-234-2583
House of Hope (Longview, TX)
House of Hope Provides and operates a safe house for women in need of emergency and residential shelter.
Contact – 3011 West Marshall Avenue Longview, TX 75604 Phone: 903-295-0904
Overton Freedom House / A.D.D.I.C.T Ministries (Overton,TX)
A.D.D.I.C.T. Ministries provides a unique approach to ministering to those adjusting to life outside of prison. Our ministry allows individuals to be released from prison into a disciplined, well-structured recovery program designed to support permanent life-changes, based on the teachings of Jesus Christ and the devotion to God and His Word. These individuals live as residents in our facility, Freedom House, while they go through our program.
Contact – 3318 CR 4136N Overton, TX 75684 Phone: 903-316-4324
New Creation Restoration Center (Troup, TX)
Mission Statement: To develop new and innovative ways to restore the whole person helping them become a vibrant thinking, feeling and fully- functioning human being with talents, gifts, and inner qualities that are developed and used for God’s divine purposes. Their programs focus on behavioral, substance, and relational restoration. They also have a residential program.
Contact – Men’s Center – (903) 405-5656 Women’s Center – (903) 405-5655
Rahab’s Retreat (Kilgore, TX)
Rahab’s Retreat & Ranch is a voluntary, faith-based program serving victims of sex trafficking and women in the sex industry free of charge. Women who have been physically, emotionally, and sexually abused as well as those coming from jail will find a safe haven here.
Contact – (903) 812-4543
Restoring Joy Ministries – (Gladewater, TX)
RJMI Residential Program is a transitional Christian home for displaced women and single mothers with children who find themselves without a stable environment and with a weak accountability system.
Contact – (903) 844-8066