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Women’s Shelters

Family Violence Prevention Services – The Battered Women and Children’s Center

Family Violence Prevention Services, Inc. (FVPS) has been helping victims of domestic violence in San Antonio since 1977. FVPS began as an emergency shelter for women and children and we now offer a complete array of shelter, transitional housing, counseling, children’s, and legal services to help individuals and families recover from the pain and long-term effects of domestic violence.

7911 Broadway San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 733-8810


Visitation House

The mission of Visitation House is to address the needs and concerns of economically poor women and children.  They offer a two-year transitional housing and education program which provides the opportunity and the means for homeless single mothers and their children to achieve self-sufficiency and independence through its focus on education as foundational to ending the cycles of poverty and homelessness.

945 W Huische Ave San Antonio, TX 78201
(210) 735-6910


SAMMinistries Emergency Shelter
SAMMinistries’ Homeless Prevention Services provides rental assistance, utility assistance and supportive services to individuals and families who are in imminent danger of eviction, or are currently homeless. SAMMinistries goal is to meet each person where they are.  They work with each individual or family and find the way in which they can best meet their needs.
1919 NW Loop 410 Suite 100 San Antonio, TX 78213
(210) 340-0302