Reliant Storm Center

Shelters and housing

Numerous locations and resources are available for those seeking refuge from Harvey. Please be aware that the status of shelters throughout Greater Houston and along the Texas Gulf Coast is constantly changing. If at all possible, you are encouraged to check a shelter's status and accessibility before departing your current location.

Text to find a shelter*

  • 346-214-0739 - Text your current address or ZIP Code to 346-214-0739 for the closest shelter near you.
  • 4FEMA (43362) - Text SHELTER and your current ZIP Code to 4FEMA (43362). Example: Shelter 77002.

Regional shelter searches

Local shelter listings

Visit for frequently updated listings in Harris and surrounding counties

FEMA Disaster Recovery

  • Disaster Recovery Center (DRC)

    Find a FEMA DRC near you and get information on FEMA assistance

  • To find a center near you, text DRC and your zip code to 4FEMA (43362). Example: DRC 77002.*
  • Evacuee hotel list

    Find a hotel participating in the Transitional Shelter Assistance (TSA) Program. (Corporate Lodging Consultants)

Specialized services

Dallas area shelters

As Dallas welcomes those in need, this listing will likely expand.

  • Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
    650 S Griffin St, Dallas, 75202
    (214) 939-2750
  • Samuell Grand Recreation Center
    6200 E Grand Ave, Dallas, 75223
    (214) 670-1383
  • Tommie Allen Recreation Center
    7071 Bonnie View Rd, Dallas, 75241
    (214) 670-0986
  • Walnut Hill Recreation Center
    10011 Midway Rd. Dallas, 75229
    (214) 670-7112
  • *Standard text message rates may apply