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Our mission is to improve the quality of life for critically ill adults and children so they can focus on recovery. Please contact us today to see how we can be of assistance to you.

General Eligibility

  • Must reside in Houston, Texas.
  • Currently diagnosed with or caring for a child with a life-threatening medical condition that interferes with the ability to work or perform activities of daily living.
  • Not receiving government assistance such as SNAP or food stamps, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI). Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Subsidized housing, housing vouchers, and public housing programs.

*We may occasionally offer assistance to those residing outside of Houston depending on availability of funds, let us know your unique situation.

Eligibility for Financial Assistance

Project Afya can only help with rent and utilities such as electricity, water, and gas. We do not provide financial assistance for mortgage payments, medical bills, prescriptions, or other bills such as internet, phone, or cable.

In addition to the general eligibility criteria, one must provide an eviction notice or a notice to disconnect service.

Please note: Cash is never given. All bills are paid directly to their sources.

Get Help Now

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for families and individuals affected by serious illness. Through our application process we allow individuals to request assistance and tell their story.

Get Involved

Join us so that together we can help those who are sick by improving their quality of life so they can focus on recovery.

Donate to Project Afya

We operate solely on donations. Your generosity is helping to improve the lives of critically ill adults and children so they can focus on recovery.

Education & Resources

Critical Illness can strike at any time.Learn how you can be prepared.