Houston Health Department

Hiram Clarke Multi-Service Center

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Hiram clarke Multi-Service Center Administration

3810 W. Fuqua St.
Houston, Texas 77045-6402
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: 832-393-4240

Below are programs and services at this location:

Rental Space

Phone: 832-393-4240

Rental space available for public meetings, receptions, workshops, banquets, and seminars.

Head Start

Phone: 713-491-6178

BakerRipley, Hiram Clarke Head Start provides continuous, intensive, and comprehensive child development and family support services to low-income preschool children and their families.

Eligibility Assistance

Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Phone: 832-393-5427

Functions as an one-stop shop to serve anyone needing assistance with completing applications for health service programs. Eligibility for Houston Health Department Health Centers can be determined on-site. Provides application completion for Harris County Financial Assistance Program, Texas Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Healthy Texas Women program.


Comcast Lift Zones provide free hotspot internet access to help students get online, participate in distance learning, and do their homework.

senior program

Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Phone: 832-393-4248

To qualify for the Harris County Area Agency on Aging senior program, you must be 60 years of age or older. The program focuses on social activities, arts and crafts, and volunteer opportunities within the community. Daily warm lunch offered to pre-registered clients. We offer an array of fun and healthy activities, including but not limited to, line dancing, scrap booking, and wellness workshops.

Houston Public Library, Vinson Neighborhood LIbrary

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday, 12 – 8 p.m.
Friday, Saturday, 1 – 5 p.m.
Phone: 832-393-2120

The Houston Public Library, Vinson Neighborhood Library offers a full neighborhood library as well as the added benefits of the Houston Public Library Express component, which integrates advanced technology. Customers have full access to the services, data, and collections of the library system. Age-appropriate programs, virtual tutoring, and access to Houston Public Library's vast collection of databases for scholars, students, small businesses, and others are readily available with a library staff specially trained and committed to offer the Houston Public Library Express experience.