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Hurricane Harvey Relief Assistance

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Apply for Assistance

Lone Star College, in partnership with Lone Star College Foundation, is providing financial support to our full-time employees who have suffered losses due to Hurricane Harvey. This is not intended to replace insurance coverage or FEMA funds for which you may be eligible.

Please complete the form on the link below to request funding. This is a one-time allocation and priority will be given to those with documented home or auto damage. We cannot guarantee that all requests will be funded. We hope this helps to lift some of the burden as you recover.

Amount requested: Not to exceed $1,000 for employees and $500 for students. Please note that $1,000 would be for extraordinary circumstances. Most grants will be for less. The application period for Harvey assistance ended on Friday, September 15 at 5pm.


Workforce Students (Certificate & AAS)

Workforce students earning certificates and Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees in certain programs may be eligible to receive assistance for textbook or other course supplies. Click link below to read eligibility requirements and apply for assistance.

Workforce Students Apply Now

Federal & State Resources

Students or employees with damage to their homes or in need of shelter, food, or other social services can utilize the information below.

Employees or students in need of FEMA assistance can register at the above link. FEMA encourages all individuals to have the following information ready upon registration:

  • Social Security Number
  • Insurance Information
  • A Contact Number
  • Direct Deposit Information for Electronic Funds
Agency Phone
211 Texas
Call 2-1-1 for information and resources related to the recent flooding. United Way's trained HELPLINE specialists are answering calls 24/7 to provide information and referrals to storm-related resources drawn from a comprehensive database of social services.
Red Cross 1-800-Red Cross
Legal Services (Lone Star Legal Aid) (800) 504-7030

Harris County Resources

Agency Phone
Homeland Security & Emergency Management Hurricane Recovery
Residents can report flood damage to their homes and find recovery resources for Harris County at this site.
Houston Food Bank 832-369-9390
Harris County Shelters 713-837-0311
Houston Health Department 832-393-5427
Northwest Assistance Ministries 281-885-4555

Montgomery County Resources

Agency Phone
Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management

Residents of Montgomery County are encouraged to report any damage to their homes or businesses at suffered.

Montgomery County Food Bank 936-539-6686
The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce Harvey Recovery Information 281-367-5777
Additional Montgomery County Resources 936-523-3900
Brazos Valley Community Action Programs 936-856-7036
Mormon Helping Hands 800-451-1954
United Way Montgomery County Regional Disaster Resources 2-1-1

Waller County

Agency Phone
Waller County Harvey Information
Residents of Waller County that suffered damage to their homes or businesses are encouraged to complete the damage survey within this site