Houston Recovery Center Offers Different Kind of Help

In The News Houston Recovery Center Offers Different Kind of HopeHouston Chronicle | 09/09/2019In six years, the Houston Recovery Center has provided a place for thousands of publicly intoxicated individuals to stay safe as they sober up and find treatment. Read...

Oil and drugs: A toxic mix

In The News Oil and drugs: A toxic mix Houston Chronicle | 7/31/2017 Drillers of all sizes have poured billions of dollars into the prolific Permian Basin this year, rebuilding operations after a two-year oil bust that devastated the region. But for all the economic...

Diverse cultures: Putting a face on community policing

In The News Diverse cultures: Putting a face on community policing Houston Chronicle | 11/7/2016 On Monday, Draaven joined the current class of 68 Houston police cadets through a daylong diversity tour across the city to learn about sometimes-marginalized communities...

Sobering center helps homeless in Downtown Houston

In The News Sobering center helps homeless in Downtown Houston Houston Public Media | 1/20/2016 There are lots of resources available to serve Houston’s homeless population, including the Houston Recovery Center, a sobering center downtown. Houston Matters’ Paige...

Sobriety center partners with UHPD as safe haven

In The News Sobriety center partners with UHPD as safe haven Daily Cougar | 10/29/2014 In the corner of a dimly lit room, a TV monitor displays images of locations outside of the building. In one of the squares, a Houston Police Department patrol car pulls up. A...