Homeless Services & Shelters

Advocacy Outreach

200-A Depot St., Elgin, Texas 78621

Offers a homeless resource center for Bastrop County. Offers an ESL and a family literacy program. Provides a clothing and household goods closet.
M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



CCA – Cancer Resource Center

165 W Austin St, Giddings, TX 78942

Counseling and resources for cancer patients and their family. A service of Combined Community Action.


Combined Community Action of Central Texas

165 W. Austin St., Giddings, TX 78942

Offers a variety of community services, including adult education, utility assistance, senior services, and health services. Reduction of energy costs through conservation, based on energy audit. 

M-F, 8 am - 5 pm



Family Crisis Center

431 Old Austin Hwy, Bastrop, TX 78602

Support services during and after the immediate crisis of domestic or sexual violence, help to remove you and your family from potentially dangerous situations, hospital, legal, and medical accompaniment and advocacy. Help to recognize abuse and violence in relationships, tools and expertise needed to end the cycle of violence.

24 hr. Hotline: 1-888-311-7755


In The Streets – Hands Up High Ministries

987 Hwy. 95, Bastrop, TX 78602

They provide homeless shelter based on a tiny home concept for a period of time prioritizing families. They also have a soup kitchen for homeless individuals and families. 

M-Sa., 9 am - 3 pm.