Heart & Hands

Kendall County Women's Shelter




Mission and Vision

KCWS provides safe, emergency shelter in a supportive environment where Texas Hill Country victims of domestic violence and their children can begin the healing process and receive the support services they need to build new lives. If you are a victim of domestic violence and are in need of shelter, call us today.


HOTLINE: 1-800-495-8078
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 TTY: 1-800-787-3224

Administrative Office/FOCUS Life Center Administrative Office: 830-331-1001
930 N. School St Fax: 830-214-2960
Boerne, Texas E-mail: info@kcwstexas.org

Fabulous Finds in Boerne Hours of Operation:
934 N. School Street Tuesday-Friday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Boerne, Texas 78006 Saturdays 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Fabulous Finds, TOO Hours of Operation:
429 Hwy. 27 Wednesday-Friday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Comfort, Texas 78013 Saturdays 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

HOURS: Administrative Office 8:30 am-5:30 pm
HELP-Line and Shelter Services 24 hours a day/7 days a week

AREA SERVED: Kendall County and surrounding areas

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Kendall County Women’s Shelter (KCWS) offers safe shelter, food, clothing, personal grooming/hygiene supplies and support services associated with daily living. The KCWS has a 24-hour HELPLine where an advocate is available to offer services, support, information, and
referrals. The KCWS also provides the following program services: intake, crisis intervention, case
management, individual and group counseling, and referrals to outside service providers for legal,
medical, employment, transportation, and other services that are not provided internally. The KCWS
also has a pet facility for victims’ pets.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE FOR CLIENT: KCWS offers residential and non-residential services. Clients
must be victims of domestic violence. To receive services, a potential client must call the hotline and
provide information to staff. A potential client may call the hotline at any time to talk to staff and
ask questions about services provided. Clients, their children and their pets are welcome.

COST TO CLIENT: No cost to clients

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