Lone Star College-North Harris and Communities In Schools of Houston (CIS) will host a Social Services Resource Fair Tuesday, September 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the college’s Student Services Building Lobby, located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, Houston, TX 77073.
“This event is designed to inform and educate students about the various resources in their community,” said Communities in Schools of Houston, Project Manager Dana Esposito.
The Social Services Resource Fair is a free event, allowing LSC-North Harris students the opportunity to meet with social service providers to learn about free or low cost healthcare, housing and emergency shelters, financial assistance programs, counseling services, career programs, legal aid, Texas benefits programs and more!
For more information contact Dana Esposito at Dana.B.Esposito@lonestar.edu or call 281.618.7144.
About Communities In Schools of Houston
Communities In Schools of Houston (CIS) has served at-risk students in the Greater Houston Area since 1979. CIS is a campus-based, nonprofit organization providing direct services and resources to under-served children with unmet needs. By surrounding them with a community of support, CIS empowers students to stay in school and achieve in life.
Working alongside the Aldine, Alief, Houston and Spring Branch school districts, CIS is able to touch the lives of 30,000 students and their families annually. To maximize resources and prevent duplication, CIS partners with over 300 agencies – bringing community expertise directly to the school campus.
Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit LoneStar.edu/NorthHarris.
Known for its leadership, innovation and steadfast commitment to student success, Lone Star College provides high-quality academic transfer and workforce education / career training programs to more than 85,000 credit students each semester, and a total enrollment of nearly 98,000 students. LSC is training tomorrow’s workforce today and redefining the community college experience to promote student success and economic prosperity. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, which consists of six colleges, eight centers, two university centers, Lone Star Corporate College and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.