Turning Point Center

Rating: 4.96 stars   653 reviews

Issues: Human Services

Location: 1701 Jacquelyn Dr Houston TX 77055 USA

Mission: THE MISSION PROVIDED HOUSING, FOOD, CLOTHING, SUPPORTIVE SERVICES, REHABILITATION COUNSELING, TRAINING, AND EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE TO HOMELESS SENIOR CITIZENS IN HOUSTON, TEXAS.
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Rating: 3 stars  

I was a volunteer at this place with my church. We had a tea party for the women there. They loved it and we had a wonderful time .We are in the process of a bingo night so that the men can participate.

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We enjoyed our time there with the women.The ladies were thrilled.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Turning Point Center has been in my neighborhood for years. Ive never had any problems from the folks that live there. I think those old folks are alright . They deserve your help . When i get old i might need a place like that the way social security is going

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I see people go in skinny and sick and they come out healthy.

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Rating: 5 stars  

their success stories in general of all the 10 thousand plus people theyve helped over the past few years.

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Turning Point has done so much to help the community. From a computer center, to a soon-to-be foster home, this place is amazingly helpful to the community!

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Rating: 5 stars  

The people here are very happy and this place actually shows them how to get back on their feet again. They go through steps to keep them safe and on the right track. They also are fed 3 meals a day, very good ones at that!

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This place is perfect for getting people off the streets and back on their feet again!

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More money to keep it going

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Rating: 5 stars  

I am always happy to help, but sometimes am not sure what I can do to help. I noticed how much little jobs were appreciated and needed here, it gave me ideas and inspiration to find new ways to help out.

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Spending time talking with the people who live there.

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Rating: 5 stars  

The people here truely show a passion for what they do and it is refreshing

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I got to see how this place is truly amazing- I like what is being done I will be coming back!

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Rating: 5 stars  

Turning Point has devoted their lives to the service of others and it has been a wonderful experiance to volunteer here.

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They are doing such a needed service for our community and the people who receive the service go on to be productive people once again.

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Rating: 5 stars  

I brought a group of youths for a trip with our church youth group. The staff at Turning Point is well organized and very very friendly. They were very attentive to our group and we spent many hours just spending time with the seniors and talking to them!

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We enjoyed our time at Turning Point and they have a beautiful complex.

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nothing they are a great organization.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Our church has been active for several years and we can't wait to see what Turning Point is going to do with the new Foster childs home.

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We come and share the word of God with the people at Turning Point and they make us feel welcome.

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We would like to start a bible study class

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Rating: 5 stars  

I seen today how everyone who stay there also helps in running the day to day operations

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Turning Point takes homless people off the streets and provides a safe environment that rehabilitates them back into society.

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more locations in other cities

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