Baylor Transplant Services

Housing

Twice Blessed House

Twice Blessed House, provides affordable housing for  transplant patients and their caregivers during the evaluation process and the post-transplant period. The apartments are available at both of our transplant locations at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and Baylor All Saints Medical Center at Fort Worth. All apartments are fully furnished, including cookware, bed linens and bath towels.

During the transplant evaluation process, you and your family will receive a packet with Twice Blessed House information and the reservation process.


Staff
In addition to providing affordable housing near the medical center, the Twice Blessed House facilities also offer a wealth of support and services for you and your family. From a ride to the grocery store to a hug when you need one, our professional staff and dedicated volunteers are here to surround you with support. Like many who have been here before, you will find neighbors at Twice Blessed House with whom you can share the ups and downs of the transplant experience and who will become your close friends. Your presence here enriches us all. We look forward to getting to know you.

Contact information:

Twice Blessed House Baylor Dallas
2732 Gaston Avenue
Dallas, TX 75226
214-820-6548
Or Transplant Housing Coordinators
Serena Kennedy at 214-820-7097
Shawna O’Brien at 214-820-7095

Twice Blessed House Baylor Fort Worth
2501 Oak Hill Cir. 
Ft. Worth TX  76107
817-922-2580
Transplant Housing Coordinator
Tracy Locke

Twice Blessed House at a Glance

Housekeeping/Laundry
Twice Blessed House provides a vacuum cleaner in each apartment. Patients and caregivers are responsible for the regular laundering of per­sonal garments and furnished linens. Washers and dryers are available in each of the apartments for the convenience of patients and their families.


Transportation
Personal automobiles need to be registered when checking into Twice Blessed House. Due to limited space, only one parking space per apartment is available, but free transportation is available to the Baylor University Center at Dallas and to some outpatient clinic locations. Regularly scheduled transportation also takes groups of residents to the grocery store weekly.

Telephone and Mail Service
There are telephones in each apartment with no charge for local calls. Long distance calls must be a collect call or charged to a calling card. You will receive a mailbox key upon check­in, and mail is delivered daily. Twice Blessed House mailboxes are located on the first floor of the parking garage. All mail should include your name, building address and apartment number.

Activities
Twice Blessed House features a community center for group meetings and special events. This community center includes staff offices, a video library, and a community room. Residents receive a monthly calendar of activities planned by the staff and volunteers. This calendar includes times and locations of all transplant-related support group meetings, shopping trips, community suppers and special outings in the Dallas area.