A place for moving refugee children from chaos to calm


Come experience a mini-triathlon-style event in a fantastic, state-of-the-art exercise studio offering everything from yoga to cycling to boot-camps! Enjoy food, drink, and trial services from ReFul, Austin Eastciders, and Cryo1one. 100% of ticket sales benefit Heart House after-school programs.

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AN EDUCATION NON-PROFIT

Helping refugee kids

Heart House is an education non-profit that serves refugee children with a holistic after-school and summer program utilizing social emotional learning to help them thrive in their new community. We’re located in the same residential areas as the families we help, and offer a culturally sensitive approach to each child’s needs. In short, we’re a place that moves the most vulnerable kids from a state of chaos to a sense of calm.

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Who We Serve

Our Students

18

countries represented

17

languages spoken

70%
Asian
4%
African American
17%
Hispanic / Latino
8%
African National
1%
Other
Student Feedback Survey

How students feel at Heart House

84%

feel safe at Heart House

87%

said that Heart House teachers care about them

77%

felt accepted at Heart House

Strength and Difficulties Questionnaire

How our students grow

47%
Improved or maintained gains in conduct Problems
68%
Improved or maintained gains in peer relationships
58%
Improved or maintained gains in prosocial behaviors
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Stronger Together

Community groups come together to provide hope after tragic fire in Vickery Meadow displaces refugee families.

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Heart Health for Heart House

Join Heart House at TruFusion, an all-in-one workout studio, as we come together to celebrate and support our after-school programs and the people that make it happen.

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Connect with Heart House on Social Media

Looking to get a better view of the work we’re doing in Vickery Meadow?  You can find photos, information, and news on our social media accounts. 

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$100 can provide a play therapy session for 10 kids

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