Youth With A Mission [YWAM] Houston and Joe Williams Ministries are coming together to reach the often forgotten and ignored at-risk street kids and older homeless in the Montrose area of downtown Houston. Many of them exist as prostitutes, pimps, drug dealers, transsexuals and drag queens working the streets of our city just to survive.
Among the estimated 1,500 homeless youth living on and/or making their living from the streets of Houston, many are abused, emotionally unstable, educationally challenged and jobless. Shockingly, among this troubled group of youth, there are young women attempting to raise children in the vicious street environment. Lacking money, these mothers frequently turn to other street kids as babysitters, thus exposing their children to immoral, unhealthy environments. Even the young people who have a desire to get away from the street scene often find themselves economically trapped.Read More