AssistHers is a non-profit organization that provides non-medical, in-home care and support to lesbians
who have chronic or disabling illnesses. The group uses a care team approach; it also provides clients
some supplemental food and taxi voucher support. Currently, more than 20 teams of volunteers assist 25
Houston-area clients and a waiting list exists. Since 1996, the group has assisted 80 clients and trained
more than 600 volunteers.