2758 Jeanette St. • Abilene, TX 79602
PO Box 5195 • Abilene, TX 79608
Fax: 325-692-6813

Working Together

The Family Care program is designed to help single parents stay with their children in an efficient Hendrick Home apartment as they work toward a major goal that leads to family stability and financial independence. Most parents in the program are working to pay off debt, save money, and complete a certification program or academic degree.

All single parents must fulfill the following requirements:
• Enter the program with burning desire to improve their life situation
• Provide care for their children
• Have a job
• Possess a means of transportation
• Live cooperatively with supervisors and other families
• Work consistently toward a goal that leads to independence
• Observe all program guidelines

What Does Family Care Provide?

• Campus apartments
• Nourishing hot meals and food pantry
• Supervised plan of action for each family
• Free family counseling
• Monthly classes on various topics
• Limited tuition scholarships when available
• Equine therapy for the parent and older children

Family Care Application

The application process begins with an initial telephone evaluation followed by submitting a complete application and a thorough interview process.

Download Application

To initiate possible placement, please contact V. Danette Jackson,

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