Downtown Transition Plan Update

The more than 60 partners of The Way Home have reduced chronic homelessness by 70% and overall homelessness by nearly 50% in Houston, Harris County, and Fort Bend County, and our community is still on track to end chronic homelessness by the end of this year. As a result, two of our partner organizations will be undergoing changes in the coming weeks as part of a larger Downtown Transition Plan:

  • Palmer’s The Way Station will be closing permanently with a last day of service on August 28.
  • The Beacon’s Day Center will temporarily suspend services for capital improvements with a last day of service on September 21, and a re-open in mid-October (date subject to change based on construction schedules).
  • Only the Day Center will be closed during this time. All other programs at the Dunn Center (Beacon Law, COMPASS, Coordinated Access, etc.) will remain open during construction.

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