Julia C. Hester House

A Gathering Place, That Everyone Can Count On

Honoring More than 80 Years of Enhancing the Quality of Life in Houston’s Fifth Ward. We offer an array of support resources that focus on youth development, senior services, social services and workforce development.

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Welcome to the Hester House

Our Vision

We strive to ensure community members have all they need to reach their full potential. We believe that everyone has the ability and desire to be their best selves when provided healthy support and the tools necessary to transcend their unique place in life at any moment. We aim to accomplish this via a holistic approach to wellness that touches every aspect of life and can transform generations to come.

For us, that means being a hub, a gathering place, that everyone can count on.

Program Overview

Julia C. Hester House is a long-standing community center in the Fifth Ward area, serving over 1,500 residents annually. Through our mission of providing support and services that empower, build and sustain the Fifth Ward community, we offer an array of support mechanisms that focus on youth development, senior services, social services and workforce development.

Upcoming Events & Activities

To support our community, we are currently operating the following programs:
– Youth After-School Program (ages 4 – 12)
– Senior Social Network Calls
– Senior Food Box Distribution (with the Houston Food Bank)
– Community Food Box Preparation (with the Houston Food Bank) 

Please visit our Facebook page for the most up to date information.

 

 

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