Crisis Chaplaincy of Harris County
Why A Chaplain?
*  A chaplain can serve as a neutral spiritual resource

*  A chaplain can help to bring healing to hurting souls by providing spiritual and emotional comfort, especially to those in crisis

*  A chaplain can serve in many environments such as law enforcement, hospitals, fire departments, political bodies, sports teams, educational institutions, and military

Our Mission: To unlock the potential of people through training and education to serve their communities as volunteer crisis chaplains.

Our Values: We hold steadfast to the values of integrity, compassion, and love for our fellowman through practical acts of kindness.


**PLEASE NOTE:  Background checks are required.  Applicants may not have anything greater than a Class B Misdemeanor on their record.**

Basic Crisis Chaplaincy Training

Houston TranStar Building
6922 Katy Rd
Houston, TX  77024
Two Day Training
Friday & Saturday

    2016 Schedule

January 15-16
March 18-19
June 17-18
September 16-17
November 11-12

9:00a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 both days

Snacks and lunch are provided

Click Paypal button below to pay training registration fee of $150

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   Returning Chaplain
    Graduates, badge
    renewals are $75.

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Welcome to our faith-based nonprofit education organization. Crisis Chaplaincy of Harris County (CC of HC) provides a Basic Crisis Chaplain’s training seminar in the Houston, Texas area to introduce ordinary people to the extraordinary world of Volunteer Chaplaincy. Pastors and chaplains are very different – pastors provide spiritual care to people inside the walls of a church to those of similar faith while chaplains minister to the spiritual and emotional needs of those in the secular world. 

Volunteer chaplains are in high demand, and can minister to hurting people in numerous places: prisons, disaster sites, hospitals, nursing homes, homeless shelters, and even motorcycle rallies. Chaplains are taught to minister to the individual not just by words but also by good deeds – showing the love of God to people in practical, caring ways, regardless of the individual’s personal beliefs. We cannot ‘pick and choose’ who is hurting around us; we must have tolerance and understanding to go help all people.

The cost for the seminar is $150 and includes training, background check, workbook and a personal ID card identifying you as a CC of HC graduate. After graduation we will update you on any advanced training in our area, such as Pastoral Crisis Care, Psychological First Aid, CISM, etc.

Click here to register online or access 
paper copy here, fill it out and return the form via email to or regular mail to the address on the form.  Each registrant will be required to pass background check prior to training.


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CC of HC Chaplaincy Challenge Coin
$12.00 (includes shipping)





2016 Specialized Training
CEU Credit

Houston TranStar
6922 Katy Rd
Houston, TX  77024

February 6, 2016
April 2, 2016
July 16, 2016
October 15, 2016


Psychological First Aid (PFA)

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 Psychological First Aid is an evidence-informed approach that is built on the concept of human resilience.  PFA aims to reduce stress symptoms and assist in a healthy recovery following a traumatic event, natural disaster, public health emergency, or even a personal crisis.

Cost: $35 for materials
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For more information, contact us at

Crisis Chaplaincy of Harris County
7710-T Cherry Park Drive #373
Houston, TX  77095

We are a 501c3 non-profit organization.

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