About Us

The mission of Tony’s Place is to provide a dependable, safe place where LGBT+ youth up to 25 years of age who are unstably housed, couch surfing or experiencing homelessness can come for help. Tony’s Place is co-located with YARC at 1621 McGowen Houston, TX 77004.

  • YARC is open M-Th 10am – 4pm
  • Tony’s Place is open F-Sa 12pm – 5pm
  • Both are closed Sunday.

For more information on our collaboration with YARC, read here.

The goal of Tony’s Place is to provide for kids’ immediate needs, as well as to be a place where they can learn life skills for a better future. The center also is a place where youth can find caring support.

Tony’s Place provides services free of charge, including:

  • Hot meals
  • Showers
  • Laundry
  • Backpacks and hygiene kits
  • Fashionable clothing
  • Mail service
  • Use of computers
  • Wi-Fi and phone charging