Without the basic necessities you won’t be able to perform at your best academically. At Remington College we know that the journey can be a difficult one, that is why we have collected the resources below so that our students are aware of their options when times get tough. We are here for you and we know you can do it!

Gloryland Food Pantry & Clothes Closet

The Pantry provides emergency food assistance and supplemental food to needy individuals residing in the 70805 & 70806 zip code zones who meet specific eligibility and income requirements.  Applicants must apply in person and provide a valid/current photo ID, proof of income for the entire household and valid proof of residency (copy of current utility […]

Free Beds for Kids- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Description:  We’re a national organization answering the call to a national problem.  We fully believe that a bed is a basic need for the proper physical, emotional, and mental support that a child needs.  All children deserve a safe, comfortable place to lay their heads. Across the U.S., too many boys and girls go without a bed – […]

COVID-19 Resource: Homeless Shelter Directory

URL:  https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Comcast Internet Essentials

Comcast Internet Essentials With school closings as a result of the Coronavirus and students needing Internet access for online instruction, Comcast has developed a plan to support low-income families and students with Internet Essentials. Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, anyone who signs up for Internet Essentials will receive two free months of Internet service. We are also increasing the speed […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Tax Relief and Stimulus Checks

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. The deadlines to FILE and PAY federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020. You can also visit the website to learn more information about the stimulus payment checks as updates […]

COVID-19 Resources-The Salvation Army

Description:  Serving people who have been impacted by COVID-19 all around the country.  If you or a loved one needs help, please contact your local Salvation Army to see what services are available in your area. URL:  https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/covid19/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – United Way Financial Assistance

United Way  United Way steps up whenever our communities need us. We’re helping communities affected by COVID-19 all over the world. United Way provides contact information and funds for resources in all areas that can help with financial assistance, bill assistance, food assistance, etc… Please visit the website to search for available resources and to learn […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Louisiana Child Care Assistance

In response to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the Louisiana Department of Education opened the Child Care Assistance Program to support essential critical infrastructure personnel. These families can access subsidized care for children age 12 and under at licensed childcare centers participating in the program, or through registered and certified family childcare and in-home providers by […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Credit Card Bills

Several credit card companies are offering customer assistance amid coronavirus hardship including flexible bill payments and waived late fees.   Please visit the report below for a list of companies and then visit the card company’s site directly for more information about the assistance.   URL: https://www.cnbc.com/select/credit-card-issuers-offer-customer-assistance-amid-coronavirus-financial-hardship/        

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Unemployment Benefits

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update: The federal government is allowing new options for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits related to COVID-19. For example, federal law allows states to pay benefits where: An employer temporarily ceases operations due to COVID-19, preventing employees from coming to work; An individual is quarantined with the expectation of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Food Assistance

In response to COVID-19 relief assistance, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service is has several programs to help serve those in need.   Congregate Meal Waivers – regarding summer meal programs Pandemic EBT– children who would receive free or reduced price meals if not for school closures are eligible to receive assistance under this provision National […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – School Loans

To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, on March 13, 2020, it was announced that all loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) will have interest waived. That includes Direct Loans, as well as Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans held by ED. When […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – HUD

As of March 18, 2020, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an immediate foreclosure and eviction moratorium for single family homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages for the next 60 days. The guidance issued  applies to homeowners with FHA-insured Title II Single Family forward and Home Equity Conversion (reverse) mortgages, and directs mortgage services to: Halt all new foreclosure actions […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Spectrum Internet

In an effort to ensure Americans have necessary access to online resources, qualifying households with students can get 60 days of FREE access with a Spectrum Internet account. Available for households with K-12 or college students Limited to new accounts who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription Installation fees will be waived In addition, Spectrum […]

The Times Picayune Doll and Toy Fund

The Times-Picayune Doll and Toy Fund is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that began in 1896, whose mission is to bring joy to children of families in need in the New Orleans area. The Fund fundraises throughout the year for monetary donations in order to purchase toys, school supplies, snacks and more for as many […]

Operation First Response (OFR)

OFR assists wounded, injured and critically ill Service Members and Disabled Veterans from all branches. Military Assistance Program – We serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from: rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, […]

Safe Kids Worldwide

Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries, the number one cause of death to children in the United States. Throughout the world, almost 1 million children die of injuries each year. Areas We Work In Home Cars and Road Sports and Play This resource provides free infant car […]

BeAnElf.org

BeAnElf.org’s volunteers buy gifts for children with fewer privileges than other kids. At participating United States Postal Services (USPS) postal branches, volunteers select one or more letters to Santa. To protect children, postal workers will have removed the children’s return addresses, and replaced them with a number. Address your letter Santa c/o Operation Santa Add […]

Families First Housing

Families First Housing is offered through Catholic Charities of Diocese of Baton Rouge. Families First Housing Program is an 18-month transitional housing program. Families have access to: Two or three bedroom furnished apartments at below-market rates Case management Education and employment resources, vocational training, and classes in financial management, home buying, and life skills Referrals […]

Joseph Homes

Homeless men recently released from prison take their first steps to changing their lives at Joseph Homes Transitional Housing Program. Services include: Housing in a private, clean efficiency apartment in downtown Baton Rouge Support in a caring environment from dedicated staff, fellow residents, past residents and volunteers Referrals for job-finding, medical, counseling and substance abuse […]

Sanctuary for Life

Sanctuary for Life is a program offered through Adoption and Maternity Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge. Catholic Charities provides adoption services to children and families. Services offered: Sanctuary for Life is a maternity home program for pregnant, homeless women over the age of 18. There are no fees associated with the Sanctuary […]

Connections for Life

Our Mission Connections for Life, through the collaborative networking of support services, fosters the development of a healthy lifestyle pattern for women who are single and indigent, and who are in transition from dependence to independence. To accomplish this, Connections for Life will offer services in the area of need, including After Care (a support […]

USA.GOV: Benefits, Grants and Loans – All Campuses

USA.GOV Learn about government programs that provide financial help for individuals and organizations. Affordable Rental Housing Get help finding rental assistance or public housing. Benefits Learn about federal government programs, including unemployment benefits, and how to find which ones are available to you. Financial Aid for Students Learn about getting help paying for school. Food […]

Grifols Biomat Plasma – Baton Rouge, LA

For those that are interested in making money on the side to help with bills, food, gas back and forth to campus, or for any other reason, Plasma Donation services are available. Learn about Plasma Donation What is Plasma? Plasma: A Source of Life Plasma Safety Measures and Quality Grifols Biomat Plasma Donation Center Address: […]

Greater Allen Chapel AME Church

This church has a Food Bank Ministry that operates on Tuesday and Friday from 9am-11:30am. http://www.allenchapel.net/outreach-ministry/ 6175 Scenic Highway Baton Rouge (225) 356-0719  

Living Waters Outreach Ministry

Living Waters offers the following services: Substance Abuse Center:  The Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is a comprehensive and highly individualized program designed to help individuals address chemical dependancy and gambling addiction issues. Drop In Center (Men Only):  The Living Waters Drop In Center is a place where men 18 and older may sleep overnight. We have 30 […]

Jewel J. Newman Community Center

The Jewel J. Newman Community Center serves the North Baton Rouge area and houses the Office of Social Services which provides services for energy and emergency assistance.  They also offer an after-school tutoring program and a Summer day camp (call 225-775-3935 for information regarding the day camp).  Emergency food pantry applications are taken Monday-Wednesday and […]

Louisiana 2-1-1

2-1-1 is an easy to remember phone number that connects callers to information and services in times of need. It is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, even during disasters.  Callers are looking for resources like clothing, food or programs for their families.  Louisiana 2-1-1 listens to their needs and provides available resources. […]

Southeast Ministries Association, Inc.

Southeast Ministries Association offers the following services:  Persons who reside within their area who meet the requirements and have no other food assistance may receive an order of food every two weeks for a period of two months then after a waiting period of six months from the date of first service may apply again […]

Living Waters Outreach Ministry

Living Waters offers the following services: Substance Abuse Center:  The intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is a comprehensive and highly individualized program designed to help individuals address chemical dependancy and gambling addiction issues. Drop In Center (Men Only):  The Living Waters Drop In Center is a place where men 18 and older may sleep overnight. We have 30 […]

Hope Ministries

Hope Ministries offers the following service: Our unique Client Choice Food Pantry creates an atmosphere of dignity for clients by enabling them to shop in a grocery store-like setting and make wise selections based on tastes and nutritional needs of their families.  This program serves the 70805 zip code.  The pantry opens at 9am on Mon, Wed, […]

The Charles R. Kelly Community Center-Baton Rouge

The Center’s service area includes parts of ZIP codes 70805; 70811; 70812; and parts of 70818 and 70739.  The Charles R. Kelly Community Center through the Office of Social Services offers a variety of services to eligible households such as: rent, mortgage, and utility assistance; project care for seniors; and prescriptions filled (maximum of $50). We […]

Chaneyville Community Center-Baton Rouge

The Community Center serves ZIP codes 70791, 70770, and some of 70739.  Their services include:  Assist with emergency utility, rent/mortgage payments, food vouchers, and medication. Operates a Food Pantry and issues food in emergency situations. Provides non-emergency utility payments annually directly to vendors for eligible residents based on availability of funds. Issues surplus foods four […]

St. Vincent de Paul-Baton Rouge

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul offers the following services: The Society offers a hot meal in their Dining Room from 11:30am-1pm. The original Bishop Ott Shelter opened in December of 1991. This program serves homeless men at its Plank Road location. In 1997, the Society opened the Bishop Ott Shelter at 1623 Convention […]

The Salvation Army of Baton Rouge

The Salvation Army is dedicated to helping individuals and families with crisis and emergency situations. Our Community Service offices provide a wide variety of assistance to individuals in need. These range from clothing and furniture vouchers for burnout victims to rent/mortgage assistance, utility assistance and prescription drug assistance.  Contact:  Sally Lemelle, Social Services Director, (225) […]

Healing Place Church–food pantry

This church has a food pantry on the second and fourth Friday of each month from 9am-12pm at the Highland Campus Outreach Building-19202 Highland Rd., Baton Rouge, 70809. http://healingplacechurch.org  

RentAssistance.us

RentAssistance.us RentAssistance provides a directory of rental assistance agencies and organizations that will help you pay your rent. Some listings are government organizations.  Other are non-profits and charities that offer rental assistance programs.  Each organization has its own eligibility rules and conditions, and you are encouraged to call directly to find out what you need […]

Foodpantries.org

This website allows you to search for food pantries in your area.  You can search by your state and then your city. http://www.foodpantries.org

Department of Children & Family Services -State of Louisiana

Description:  “Working to keep children safe, helping individuals and families become self-sufficient, and providing safe refuge during disasters” URL:  http://www.dcfs.la.gov/

ShelterListings.Org – Find Shelter & Housing

Mission Statement To help the needy find shelter and assistance. This nation is going through tough times and providing a helping hand can help make the world a better place. URL: https://www.shelterlistings.org/ SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND SHELTERS Homeless Shelters Supportive Housing Housing for Low Income Halfway Housing Transitional Housing Day Shelters Low Cost Housing TYPES OF SHELTERS […]

Habitat for Humanity -All

Description:  Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat works toward our vision by building strength, stability and self-reliance in partnership with families in […]

National Resource Directory (NRD) for Veterans and Military

National Resource Directory (NRD) The NRD is a resource website that connects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration. Visitors can find information on a […]

LowIncomeHousing.us

This website allows you to search for affordable rentals and housing options in your area.  Simply go to the website and click on your state and then your city. URL:  http://www.lowincomehousing.us

O’ Brien House – Baton Rouge, LA

O’ Brien House Residential Treatment O’Brien House offers a 3 months comprehensive, multi-phase residential program based upon the American Society of Addictive Medicines (ASAM) Levels of Care criteria. This program utilizes cognitive-behavioral, rational emotive and motivational enhancement therapies and includes: A structured environment with individual and group counseling by qualified professionals Housing facilities for men […]

Homeless Shelter Directory website

This website allows the user to click their location on a map to find a local homeless shelter.  The website also allows you to search for soup kitchens, rent assistance programs, affordable housing, and other useful resources. URL:  http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The American Legion – Family Support Network

Family Support Network The American Legion’s Family Support Network is ready to provide immediate assistance to service personnel and their families, whose lives have been directly affected by the ongoing global war on terrorism. How the Family Support Network Works SUPPORTING FAMILIES DURING DEPLOYMENT The American Legion recognizes that families of deployed and activated military […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Programs Available: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) Eligibility & How to Apply Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Participant Eligibility The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) Participant Eligibility Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Am I Eligible for SNAP? How Do I Apply for SNAP? WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) […]

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. Fatherhood.gov is a site for: Dads looking for tips, hints and even deals for […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Suntopia.org / Resources

Suntopia.org Everyone needs a little help sometimes, and Suntopia.org helps people help themselves in times of need. Services include: FOOD                                                  RENTAL ASSISTANCE HOMELESS SHELTERS                EMERGENCY LOANS […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Homeless Shelters Directory

Homeless Shelters Directory Helping the Needy of America. The Homeless Shelter Directory was started as a list of homeless shelters. We now provide listings for the following: Homeless Shelters Homeless Service Organizations Monetary Assistance Transitional Housing Free Clinics (Dental and Medical) Low Cost and Free Treatment Centers Outreach Centers Day Shelters Relief Organizations that can […]

Foodpantries.org

Foodpantries.org  Foodpantries.org have set up this directory of Food Banks, Soup Kitchens, and non-profit organizations committed to fighting hunger. The information is collected manually and is as accurate as possible.  Keeping this free resource updated is a collaborative effort and will benefit families and individuals in need. URL:  https://www.foodpantries.org/ Food Pantries By State Alaska (126) Alabama (375) Arkansas (546) […]

Feeding America

Feeding America Feeding America is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS.  Our mission is to feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. URL:  http://www.feedingamerica.org/ Contact the National Office: Address:  35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60601 Phone:  800.771.2303 […]

Volunteers of America North Louisiana – Baton Rouge & Shreveport, LA

Volunteers of America North Louisiana Through our hundreds of human service programs, including housing and healthcare, Volunteers of America touches the lives of almost 1.3 million people in over 400 communities in 46 states as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico each year. Since 1896, we have supported and empowered America’s most […]

Baton Rouge Housing Authority – Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge Housing Authority The East Baton Rouge Housing Authority was established in 1941 to provide a decent home and suitable living environment for low-income families. The Housing Act of 1937 established a permanent public housing program. This program enabled public housing authorities to receive federal assistance to finance, develop, and manage low-income housing. Since […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

Free Beds for Kids- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Description:  We’re a national organization answering the call to a national problem.  We fully believe that a bed is a basic need for the proper physical, emotional, and mental support that a child needs.  All children deserve a safe, comfortable place to lay their heads. Across the U.S., too many boys and girls go without a bed – […]

COVID-19 Resource: Homeless Shelter Directory

URL:  https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Comcast Internet Essentials

Comcast Internet Essentials With school closings as a result of the Coronavirus and students needing Internet access for online instruction, Comcast has developed a plan to support low-income families and students with Internet Essentials. Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, anyone who signs up for Internet Essentials will receive two free months of Internet service. We are also increasing the speed […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Tax Relief and Stimulus Checks

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. The deadlines to FILE and PAY federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020. You can also visit the website to learn more information about the stimulus payment checks as updates […]

COVID-19 Resources-The Salvation Army

Description:  Serving people who have been impacted by COVID-19 all around the country.  If you or a loved one needs help, please contact your local Salvation Army to see what services are available in your area. URL:  https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/covid19/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – United Way Financial Assistance

United Way  United Way steps up whenever our communities need us. We’re helping communities affected by COVID-19 all over the world. United Way provides contact information and funds for resources in all areas that can help with financial assistance, bill assistance, food assistance, etc… Please visit the website to search for available resources and to learn […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Credit Card Bills

Several credit card companies are offering customer assistance amid coronavirus hardship including flexible bill payments and waived late fees.   Please visit the report below for a list of companies and then visit the card company’s site directly for more information about the assistance.   URL: https://www.cnbc.com/select/credit-card-issuers-offer-customer-assistance-amid-coronavirus-financial-hardship/        

COVID-19 Resources: Greater Ohio COVID-19 Relief Programs- Cleveland

Description:  A collection of resources for Cuyahoga County and other Ohio counties, to aid families with rent/housing, eviction prevention, utilities, unemployment, transit assistance, FEMA, miscellaneous.  Please follow link below. URL:   https://www.greaterohio.org/covid19-relief

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Unemployment Benefits

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update: The federal government is allowing new options for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits related to COVID-19. For example, federal law allows states to pay benefits where: An employer temporarily ceases operations due to COVID-19, preventing employees from coming to work; An individual is quarantined with the expectation of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Food Assistance

In response to COVID-19 relief assistance, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service is has several programs to help serve those in need.   Congregate Meal Waivers – regarding summer meal programs Pandemic EBT– children who would receive free or reduced price meals if not for school closures are eligible to receive assistance under this provision National […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – School Loans

To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, on March 13, 2020, it was announced that all loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) will have interest waived. That includes Direct Loans, as well as Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans held by ED. When […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – HUD

As of March 18, 2020, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an immediate foreclosure and eviction moratorium for single family homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages for the next 60 days. The guidance issued  applies to homeowners with FHA-insured Title II Single Family forward and Home Equity Conversion (reverse) mortgages, and directs mortgage services to: Halt all new foreclosure actions […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Spectrum Internet

In an effort to ensure Americans have necessary access to online resources, qualifying households with students can get 60 days of FREE access with a Spectrum Internet account. Available for households with K-12 or college students Limited to new accounts who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription Installation fees will be waived In addition, Spectrum […]

Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare- Cleveland

Description: Short-term emergency housing is offered for mentally ill, homeless adults in the community. Address: 1502 E 118th St. Cleveland, OH 44106 Phone Number: (216) 661-2411  

West Haven Youth Shelter

Description: Homeless shelter for youth in Cleveland, Ohio Address:  3020 W 104th St Cleveland, OH 44111 Phone Number: (216) 941-0063 Hours: Open 24-Hours

North Point Transitional Housing Center- Cleveland

Description: Provides transitional housing for homeless residents and men who are able to work and have an income. URL:  https://www.frontlineservice.org/transitional-housing/ Address: 1550 Superior Ave. Cleveland, Ohio 44114 Phone Number: (216) 455-0095

Operation First Response (OFR)

OFR assists wounded, injured and critically ill Service Members and Disabled Veterans from all branches. Military Assistance Program – We serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from: rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, […]

Safe Kids Worldwide

Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries, the number one cause of death to children in the United States. Throughout the world, almost 1 million children die of injuries each year. Areas We Work In Home Cars and Road Sports and Play This resource provides free infant car […]

BeAnElf.org

BeAnElf.org’s volunteers buy gifts for children with fewer privileges than other kids. At participating United States Postal Services (USPS) postal branches, volunteers select one or more letters to Santa. To protect children, postal workers will have removed the children’s return addresses, and replaced them with a number. Address your letter Santa c/o Operation Santa Add […]

USA.GOV: Benefits, Grants and Loans – All Campuses

USA.GOV Learn about government programs that provide financial help for individuals and organizations. Affordable Rental Housing Get help finding rental assistance or public housing. Benefits Learn about federal government programs, including unemployment benefits, and how to find which ones are available to you. Financial Aid for Students Learn about getting help paying for school. Food […]

RentAssistance.us

RentAssistance.us RentAssistance provides a directory of rental assistance agencies and organizations that will help you pay your rent. Some listings are government organizations.  Other are non-profits and charities that offer rental assistance programs.  Each organization has its own eligibility rules and conditions, and you are encouraged to call directly to find out what you need […]

Mercy Housing

https://www.mercyhousing.org/   Mercy Housing is one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations. We participate in the development, preservation, management and/or financing of affordable, program-enriched housing across the country. Mercy Housing gives a home to low-income families, seniors, individuals and people with special needs by providing them with the full spectrum of affordable housing, including […]

Foodpantries.org

This website allows you to search for food pantries in your area.  You can search by your state and then your city. http://www.foodpantries.org

ShelterListings.Org – Find Shelter & Housing

Mission Statement To help the needy find shelter and assistance. This nation is going through tough times and providing a helping hand can help make the world a better place. URL: https://www.shelterlistings.org/ SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND SHELTERS Homeless Shelters Supportive Housing Housing for Low Income Halfway Housing Transitional Housing Day Shelters Low Cost Housing TYPES OF SHELTERS […]

Habitat for Humanity -All

Description:  Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat works toward our vision by building strength, stability and self-reliance in partnership with families in […]

National Resource Directory (NRD) for Veterans and Military

National Resource Directory (NRD) The NRD is a resource website that connects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration. Visitors can find information on a […]

LowIncomeHousing.us

This website allows you to search for affordable rentals and housing options in your area.  Simply go to the website and click on your state and then your city. URL:  http://www.lowincomehousing.us

Homeless Shelter Directory website

This website allows the user to click their location on a map to find a local homeless shelter.  The website also allows you to search for soup kitchens, rent assistance programs, affordable housing, and other useful resources. URL:  http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The American Legion – Family Support Network

Family Support Network The American Legion’s Family Support Network is ready to provide immediate assistance to service personnel and their families, whose lives have been directly affected by the ongoing global war on terrorism. How the Family Support Network Works SUPPORTING FAMILIES DURING DEPLOYMENT The American Legion recognizes that families of deployed and activated military […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Programs Available: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) Eligibility & How to Apply Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Participant Eligibility The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) Participant Eligibility Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Am I Eligible for SNAP? How Do I Apply for SNAP? WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) […]

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. Fatherhood.gov is a site for: Dads looking for tips, hints and even deals for […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Suntopia.org / Resources

Suntopia.org Everyone needs a little help sometimes, and Suntopia.org helps people help themselves in times of need. Services include: FOOD                                                  RENTAL ASSISTANCE HOMELESS SHELTERS                EMERGENCY LOANS […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

City Mission Laura’s Home Women’s Crisis Center -Cleveland

  Description:  Emergency Shelter for Women & Children.  Provides short-term emergency shelter and a longer-term program for in-crisis women and women with children. Food Shelter Clothing Safety Employment URL:  https://www.thecitymission.org/lauras-home-womens-crisis-center/ Address:  18120 Puritas AveCleveland 44135 Phone Number:  (216) 472-5500 Hours: 

Family Connections -Cleveland

Description:  Family Connections provides parenting support and educational opportunities for families with children from birth through age 5.  They offer year-round, free and low cost programs and services for families and children to learn and play together. Early Literacy Parent Support School Readiness Family Programs Baby & Me (0-1 year) Family Playrooms (0-5 years) Literacy […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission -Cleveland

Description:  From VA benefits to emergency financial assistance, memorial affairs, medical transportation, and so much more, they are there to ease your stress and help you regain your footing. Services Provided: Financial Assistance Memorial Affairs Payment Processing Social Work Case Management Veterans Service Officers (assist with: VA Benefits, Disability Pensions, VA Healthcare Enrollment education, home […]

City of Cleveland, Department of Aging

Description:  Elderly Resources Health and Social Services Home Maintenance Senior Education and Information Financial Assistance Housing Senior Safety Volunteering Senior Employment Transportation URL:  http://portal.cleveland-oh.gov/CityofCleveland/Home/Government/CityAgencies/Aging Address:  75 Erieview Plaza, 2nd Floor Cleveland, OH 44114  Phone Number:  (216) 664-2833  

Cuyahoga County Division of Senior and Adult Services -Cleveland

Description:   Empowers seniors and adults with disabilities to age successfully by providing resources and support that preserve their independence. Programs and Services: Adult Protective Services (APS) – mandated by the state of Ohio to investigate allegations of elder abuse, neglect & exploitation Home Support Services: Clients living with Multiple Sclerosis (through the MS Society funding) Clients […]

Homeless Shelters Directory

Homeless Shelters Directory Helping the Needy of America. The Homeless Shelter Directory was started as a list of homeless shelters. We now provide listings for the following: Homeless Shelters Homeless Service Organizations Monetary Assistance Transitional Housing Free Clinics (Dental and Medical) Low Cost and Free Treatment Centers Outreach Centers Day Shelters Relief Organizations that can […]

Foodpantries.org

Foodpantries.org  Foodpantries.org have set up this directory of Food Banks, Soup Kitchens, and non-profit organizations committed to fighting hunger. The information is collected manually and is as accurate as possible.  Keeping this free resource updated is a collaborative effort and will benefit families and individuals in need. URL:  https://www.foodpantries.org/ Food Pantries By State Alaska (126) Alabama (375) Arkansas (546) […]

Feeding America

Feeding America Feeding America is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS.  Our mission is to feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. URL:  http://www.feedingamerica.org/ Contact the National Office: Address:  35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60601 Phone:  800.771.2303 […]

Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center (Greater Cleveland)

Description:   Empower individuals, educate the community and advocate for justice to end domestic violence and child abuse. Domestic Violence Child Abuse Teen Dating Violence Stalking Families Training & Education URL:  https://www.dvcac.org/ Address:  Mailing: P.O. Box 5466, Cleveland, OH 44101 Phone Number: *24-hour Domestic Violence Helpline: (216) 391-HELP (4357)  *Family Helpline: (216) 229-8800 Hours:  24-hour help   […]

Job & Family Services -Cleveland

Description: Promotes economic self-sufficiency and personal responsibility for families by providing a broad range of quality services.  Child Support Services Support Services Administrative Hearings Enforcement Paternity & Support Establishment Putative Father Registry Podcasts Benefit Services Prevention, Retention & Contingency Program Food Assistance Child Care Assistance Utility Assistance Ohio Works First Assistance Medicaid & Managed Care […]

The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland -Cleveland

Description:  With simple disaster referral, our clients can receive needed clothing, emergency financial assistance, food, casework and aid to families. Adult Rehabilitation Centers Children and Teen Services Family Thrift Stores Holiday Assistance Social Services Worship Services Emergency Disaster Services Senior Services URL:  http://www.SalvationArmyCleveland.org Address:  2507 E. 22nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44115 Phone Number:   (216) 861-8185  

HousingCleveland.org

  Description: Cleveland’s housing search site. Renters search for free, landlords list rental housing for free. URL:  http://www.housingcleveland.org  

Greater Cleveland Food Bank -Cleveland

  Description:  Community food distribution center Provides a list of pantry and hot food sites Provides food and other critical grocery products annually to Hot meal programs, Shelters, Mobile pantries, Programs for the elderly and other non-profit agencies Helps clients apply for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and other benefits. URL:   http://greaterclevelandfoodbank.org/ Address:  15500 South Waterloo […]

Another Chance of Ohio -Cleveland

  Description:  The Free Shop offers clothing, house wares, furniture and appliances free of charge.  Families and/or individual completes an information card which is maintained in a confidential file. Furniture Distribution Program Toy Give-Away Program Referral Assistance Family Empowerment Workshops Adopt-a-Family Program Show of Love Program Kid-2-Kid Program Heart-to-Heart Program Youth Construction Training Program Three Homes-  High-quality homes […]

Cleveland Furniture Bank/Thrift Store -Cleveland

  Description:  Provides gently used furniture to individuals by referral only. The Thrift Store sells wide selection and price range of new and gently used furniture, clothing, household goods, small and large appliances. URL:  http://clevelandfurniturebank.org/ Address:  13360 Smith Road, Cleveland, OH Phone Number:   (216) 459-2265 Contact:  Hours: *Thrift Store:  9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Monday – Friday / 9:00 […]

United Way -Cleveland

  Description:  Just a few of our results during the past twelve months: More than 577,000 meals were served. 4,516 people received emergency shelter services. 3,285 people accessed medications and/or medical supplies through assistance programs. 63 childcare centers are rated as 4 or 5 stars through Step Up to Quality – 5 stars is the […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

Free Beds for Kids- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Description:  We’re a national organization answering the call to a national problem.  We fully believe that a bed is a basic need for the proper physical, emotional, and mental support that a child needs.  All children deserve a safe, comfortable place to lay their heads. Across the U.S., too many boys and girls go without a bed – […]

COVID-19 Resources: Harvest Hope Food Bank

Description:  Assistance search. URL:  https://www.harvesthope.org/

COVID-19 Resource: Homeless Shelter Directory

URL:  https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Comcast Internet Essentials

Comcast Internet Essentials With school closings as a result of the Coronavirus and students needing Internet access for online instruction, Comcast has developed a plan to support low-income families and students with Internet Essentials. Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, anyone who signs up for Internet Essentials will receive two free months of Internet service. We are also increasing the speed […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Tax Relief and Stimulus Checks

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. The deadlines to FILE and PAY federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020. You can also visit the website to learn more information about the stimulus payment checks as updates […]

COVID-19 Resources-The Salvation Army

Description:  Serving people who have been impacted by COVID-19 all around the country.  If you or a loved one needs help, please contact your local Salvation Army to see what services are available in your area. URL:  https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/covid19/  

COVID-19 Resources- South Carolina Child Care Resource and Referral

Description:  Information about child care program resource updates including child care programs that are open, child care worker employment and a list of school food sites and delivery plans. URL:   https://www.sc-ccrr.org/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – United Way Financial Assistance

United Way  United Way steps up whenever our communities need us. We’re helping communities affected by COVID-19 all over the world. United Way provides contact information and funds for resources in all areas that can help with financial assistance, bill assistance, food assistance, etc… Please visit the website to search for available resources and to learn […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Credit Card Bills

Several credit card companies are offering customer assistance amid coronavirus hardship including flexible bill payments and waived late fees.   Please visit the report below for a list of companies and then visit the card company’s site directly for more information about the assistance.   URL: https://www.cnbc.com/select/credit-card-issuers-offer-customer-assistance-amid-coronavirus-financial-hardship/        

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Unemployment Benefits

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update: The federal government is allowing new options for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits related to COVID-19. For example, federal law allows states to pay benefits where: An employer temporarily ceases operations due to COVID-19, preventing employees from coming to work; An individual is quarantined with the expectation of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Food Assistance

In response to COVID-19 relief assistance, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service is has several programs to help serve those in need.   Congregate Meal Waivers – regarding summer meal programs Pandemic EBT– children who would receive free or reduced price meals if not for school closures are eligible to receive assistance under this provision National […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – School Loans

To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, on March 13, 2020, it was announced that all loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) will have interest waived. That includes Direct Loans, as well as Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans held by ED. When […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – HUD

As of March 18, 2020, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an immediate foreclosure and eviction moratorium for single family homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages for the next 60 days. The guidance issued  applies to homeowners with FHA-insured Title II Single Family forward and Home Equity Conversion (reverse) mortgages, and directs mortgage services to: Halt all new foreclosure actions […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Spectrum Internet

In an effort to ensure Americans have necessary access to online resources, qualifying households with students can get 60 days of FREE access with a Spectrum Internet account. Available for households with K-12 or college students Limited to new accounts who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription Installation fees will be waived In addition, Spectrum […]

Operation First Response (OFR)

OFR assists wounded, injured and critically ill Service Members and Disabled Veterans from all branches. Military Assistance Program – We serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from: rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, […]

Safe Kids Worldwide

Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries, the number one cause of death to children in the United States. Throughout the world, almost 1 million children die of injuries each year. Areas We Work In Home Cars and Road Sports and Play This resource provides free infant car […]

BeAnElf.org

BeAnElf.org’s volunteers buy gifts for children with fewer privileges than other kids. At participating United States Postal Services (USPS) postal branches, volunteers select one or more letters to Santa. To protect children, postal workers will have removed the children’s return addresses, and replaced them with a number. Address your letter Santa c/o Operation Santa Add […]

USA.GOV: Benefits, Grants and Loans – All Campuses

USA.GOV Learn about government programs that provide financial help for individuals and organizations. Affordable Rental Housing Get help finding rental assistance or public housing. Benefits Learn about federal government programs, including unemployment benefits, and how to find which ones are available to you. Financial Aid for Students Learn about getting help paying for school. Food […]

RentAssistance.us

RentAssistance.us RentAssistance provides a directory of rental assistance agencies and organizations that will help you pay your rent. Some listings are government organizations.  Other are non-profits and charities that offer rental assistance programs.  Each organization has its own eligibility rules and conditions, and you are encouraged to call directly to find out what you need […]

South Carolina 2-1-1

Description:  South Carolina 2-1-1 is your one-stop resource for finding assistance in your local community. Use the form below to find services. Or call 2-1-1 any time–24 hours a day, 365 days a year–to link to vital services in your community. You can also reach 2-1-1 toll free at 1-866-892-9211. URL:  http://www.sc211.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=36&Itemid=156      

Mercy Housing

https://www.mercyhousing.org/   Mercy Housing is one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations. We participate in the development, preservation, management and/or financing of affordable, program-enriched housing across the country. Mercy Housing gives a home to low-income families, seniors, individuals and people with special needs by providing them with the full spectrum of affordable housing, including […]

Foodpantries.org

This website allows you to search for food pantries in your area.  You can search by your state and then your city. http://www.foodpantries.org

Sistercare Inc. -Columbia

  Description:  Sistercare seeks to provide comprehensive services for victims of domestic violence and their children and to advocate on behalf of these survivors, and to help prevent domestic violence through community awareness and education. Sistercare is the only organization that offers specialized shelter and support services for survivors of domestic violence and their children in […]

ShelterListings.Org – Find Shelter & Housing

Mission Statement To help the needy find shelter and assistance. This nation is going through tough times and providing a helping hand can help make the world a better place. URL: https://www.shelterlistings.org/ SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND SHELTERS Homeless Shelters Supportive Housing Housing for Low Income Halfway Housing Transitional Housing Day Shelters Low Cost Housing TYPES OF SHELTERS […]

Habitat for Humanity -All

Description:  Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat works toward our vision by building strength, stability and self-reliance in partnership with families in […]

National Resource Directory (NRD) for Veterans and Military

National Resource Directory (NRD) The NRD is a resource website that connects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration. Visitors can find information on a […]

The Domestic Abuse Center -Columbia

Description:  The Domestic Abuse Center (DAC) offers a batterer intervention program for court ordered and voluntary clients in many counties of South Carolina. Our program is approved by the various Circuit Solicitors’ offices for the counties in which we operate.  We act as a possible sentencing option for the court system, and we work closely with judges, […]

LowIncomeHousing.us

This website allows you to search for affordable rentals and housing options in your area.  Simply go to the website and click on your state and then your city. URL:  http://www.lowincomehousing.us

Homeless Shelter Directory website

This website allows the user to click their location on a map to find a local homeless shelter.  The website also allows you to search for soup kitchens, rent assistance programs, affordable housing, and other useful resources. URL:  http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The American Legion – Family Support Network

Family Support Network The American Legion’s Family Support Network is ready to provide immediate assistance to service personnel and their families, whose lives have been directly affected by the ongoing global war on terrorism. How the Family Support Network Works SUPPORTING FAMILIES DURING DEPLOYMENT The American Legion recognizes that families of deployed and activated military […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Programs Available: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) Eligibility & How to Apply Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Participant Eligibility The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) Participant Eligibility Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Am I Eligible for SNAP? How Do I Apply for SNAP? WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) […]

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. Fatherhood.gov is a site for: Dads looking for tips, hints and even deals for […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Suntopia.org / Resources

Suntopia.org Everyone needs a little help sometimes, and Suntopia.org helps people help themselves in times of need. Services include: FOOD                                                  RENTAL ASSISTANCE HOMELESS SHELTERS                EMERGENCY LOANS […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Homeless Shelters Directory

Homeless Shelters Directory Helping the Needy of America. The Homeless Shelter Directory was started as a list of homeless shelters. We now provide listings for the following: Homeless Shelters Homeless Service Organizations Monetary Assistance Transitional Housing Free Clinics (Dental and Medical) Low Cost and Free Treatment Centers Outreach Centers Day Shelters Relief Organizations that can […]

Foodpantries.org

Foodpantries.org  Foodpantries.org have set up this directory of Food Banks, Soup Kitchens, and non-profit organizations committed to fighting hunger. The information is collected manually and is as accurate as possible.  Keeping this free resource updated is a collaborative effort and will benefit families and individuals in need. URL:  https://www.foodpantries.org/ Food Pantries By State Alaska (126) Alabama (375) Arkansas (546) […]

Feeding America

Feeding America Feeding America is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS.  Our mission is to feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. URL:  http://www.feedingamerica.org/ Contact the National Office: Address:  35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60601 Phone:  800.771.2303 […]

United Way of the Midlands -Columbia

  Description:  Unites people and resources to improve the quality of life in the Midlands of SC. Works to determine and respond to the critical human service needs of the community, and this work is achieved by a four-part process: Determining community needs Prioritizing community needs Developing community resources Distributing community resources  URL:  https://www.uway.org/ Address:  1818 Blanding St., Columbia, […]

USDA Summer Food Programs -Columbia

Description: The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was designed to provide free meals to children during the summer months. When schools let out for the summer, many children are at risk of hunger and malnutrition. The lack of nutrition during the summer months can result in poor performance once the school year begins and makes […]

The Columbia Housing Authority -Columbia

Description:   Public housing was established to provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) administers Federal aid to local housing agencies (HAs) that manage the housing for low-income residents at rents they can afford. The housing choice voucher […]

Richland County Public Health Department -Columbia

Description:  Public Health related services offered: Family Planning STD/HIV Immunizations NFP TB WIC Services URL:  http://www.scdhec.gov/Health/PublicHealthClinics/LocationsHoursContactInfo/ Address:  2000 Hampton St. Columbia, SC 29204 Phone Number: (803)576-2980, (855)472-3432 (for appts) Hours:  8:30 am-5:00 pm

Wateree Community Actions, Inc. -Columbia

Description: Administering programs to help communities and families by enhancing social and economic self-sufficiency through coordinating and partnering relationships and by conducting a range of custom designed services and activities geared toward reducing poverty. Education, employment, housing, nutrition and health care (CSBG), home energy assistance and energy crisis assistance (LIHEAP), weatherization (WAP), child development (Head Start […]

Senior Resources, Inc. -Columbia

    Description: The agency coordinates services, provides resources and encourages the senior citizens to remain independent. They provide long-term home health care, home delivered meals (Meals on Wheels), Wellness Centers, transportation, and offer Senior Companions, Foster Grandparents and Food Co-op programs to residents of Richland County who are home-bound with physical or mental limitations.. […]

Harvest Hope Food Bank-Columbia

Description: The Harvest Hope Food Bank provides for the needs of hungry people by gathering and sharing quality food with dignity, compassion and education. URL:   http://www.harvesthope.org/ Address:  2220 Shop Road Columbia, SC 29201 Phone Number:  (803) 254-4432 Hours:  8:00 AM-1:00 PM  

Able SC Center for Independent Living (CIL)-Columbia

  Description: Able SC provides access and opportunities through empowering individuals with disabilities to live active, self-determined lives through advocacy, service and support. Able SC offers five core services:  Information and Referral, Independent Living Skills, Peer Support, Advocacy and Transition to the Community. Offers a variety of programs to meet the needs of our community, […]

DSS South Carolina Department of Social Services: Richland County

Description: The Department’s mission is to serve South Carolina by promoting the safety, permanency, and well-being of children and vulnerable adults, helping individuals achieve stability and strengthening families. Has offices in each county and regional offices for adoptions, intensive foster care and clinical services, and child support enforcement. Through its Division of Economic Services, DSS […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

Hearts & Hands

A cooperative ministry of the Churches of Christ in Arlington. Hearts & Hands receives applications for service 10  – 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday mornings, and 6-7 p.m. on WednesdaysIt is best to arrive early, because only a limited number of vouchers can be issued each day. To qualify/apply, please see below: Proof of residency.  This […]

The Way Back

The Way Back serves formerly incarcerated individuals and veterans.  Must be 18 years or older  Live in Dallas and surrounding counties  Be willing to commit to a workforce readiness program  Be drug free If you are in need of assistance, please call our office to schedule an appointment The Way Back remains committed to eliminating […]

Cornerstone Baptist Church

Cornerstone Baptist offers several ministries that assists those in need: Clothes Closet Shower Facility Shower Facility and Clothes Closet are open every Thursday and Saturday and staffed by volunteers from partner churches and organizations.  Neighbors are given toiletries and able to take showers any time the shower facility is open. The Clothing Closet and Shower […]

One Man’s Treasure

One Man’s Treasure seeks to empower men recently released from prison who come to the Dallas area by providing them with clothing and opportunities for networking. Please contact the organization or visit the website below for more information. 1-888-433-9826 URL: https://www.onemanstr.org/

Free Beds for Kids- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Description:  We’re a national organization answering the call to a national problem.  We fully believe that a bed is a basic need for the proper physical, emotional, and mental support that a child needs.  All children deserve a safe, comfortable place to lay their heads. Across the U.S., too many boys and girls go without a bed – […]

COVID-19 Resource: Homeless Shelter Directory

URL:  https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

COVID-19 Resources: Meal Pick-Up Search for Texas Schools

Description:  Free school meal pick-up locator. URL:  https://txschools.gov/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Comcast Internet Essentials

Comcast Internet Essentials With school closings as a result of the Coronavirus and students needing Internet access for online instruction, Comcast has developed a plan to support low-income families and students with Internet Essentials. Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, anyone who signs up for Internet Essentials will receive two free months of Internet service. We are also increasing the speed […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Tax Relief and Stimulus Checks

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. The deadlines to FILE and PAY federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020. You can also visit the website to learn more information about the stimulus payment checks as updates […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Dallas- Fort Worth Work Assistance

Get Shift Done for North Texas The Get Shift Done for Texas for North Texas Initiative was launched to place hourly workers in the hospitality industry in jobs working for nonprofit organizations and institutions in need during the COVID-19 crisis. The Get Shift Done for North Texas Fund was created at Communities Foundation of Texas to […]

COVID-19 Resources-The Salvation Army

Description:  Serving people who have been impacted by COVID-19 all around the country.  If you or a loved one needs help, please contact your local Salvation Army to see what services are available in your area. URL:  https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/covid19/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – United Way Financial Assistance

United Way  United Way steps up whenever our communities need us. We’re helping communities affected by COVID-19 all over the world. United Way provides contact information and funds for resources in all areas that can help with financial assistance, bill assistance, food assistance, etc… Please visit the website to search for available resources and to learn […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Dallas YMCA Childcare

Due to COVID-19, our YMCA branches are currently closed; however, we continue to offer limited childcare programming on a daily basis, supporting the childcare needs of our first responders, medical professionals, government officials, and those that must continue their work in this challenging time. This care will be offered until further notice, at 11 YMCA branches […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Credit Card Bills

Several credit card companies are offering customer assistance amid coronavirus hardship including flexible bill payments and waived late fees.   Please visit the report below for a list of companies and then visit the card company’s site directly for more information about the assistance.   URL: https://www.cnbc.com/select/credit-card-issuers-offer-customer-assistance-amid-coronavirus-financial-hardship/        

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Unemployment Benefits

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update: The federal government is allowing new options for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits related to COVID-19. For example, federal law allows states to pay benefits where: An employer temporarily ceases operations due to COVID-19, preventing employees from coming to work; An individual is quarantined with the expectation of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Food Assistance

In response to COVID-19 relief assistance, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service is has several programs to help serve those in need.   Congregate Meal Waivers – regarding summer meal programs Pandemic EBT– children who would receive free or reduced price meals if not for school closures are eligible to receive assistance under this provision National […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – School Loans

To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, on March 13, 2020, it was announced that all loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) will have interest waived. That includes Direct Loans, as well as Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans held by ED. When […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – HUD

As of March 18, 2020, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an immediate foreclosure and eviction moratorium for single family homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages for the next 60 days. The guidance issued  applies to homeowners with FHA-insured Title II Single Family forward and Home Equity Conversion (reverse) mortgages, and directs mortgage services to: Halt all new foreclosure actions […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Spectrum Internet

In an effort to ensure Americans have necessary access to online resources, qualifying households with students can get 60 days of FREE access with a Spectrum Internet account. Available for households with K-12 or college students Limited to new accounts who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription Installation fees will be waived In addition, Spectrum […]

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church offers financial assistance with the following: Food Utilities Rent/Mortgage https://ourladyrockwall.org/st-vincent-de-paul (972)772-8875 (you must leave a message) 1305 Damascus Road Rockwall, 75087

Helping Hands of Rockwall County

Helping Hands of Rockwall County offers the following services: Financial Assistance:  This program serves Rockwall County residents in financial crisis.  Clients can receive assistance with utilities, shelter, food, clothes, and furniture. The Health Center:  Primary medical care is offered to those with insurance, those without insurance, and to those seeking a low cost alternative.  Primary […]

Helping Hands of Ennis

Helping Hands of Ennis provides food, clothing, and financial assistance (rent/mortgage and some utility bills) to families in crisis.  Assistance is subject to the qualification of clients, and utility providers involved.  Their service area includes Alma, Avalon, Bardwell, Bristol, Ennis, Garrett, Palmer, and Rockett.  They take applications from 8am-12pm Monday through Friday.  (New applicants must […]

Harmony Community Development Corporation-food pantry

This food pantry serves residents of the following zip codes:  75224, 75232, 75233, 75236, 75237, and 75249.  Clients can be served every 30 days.  Their hours are as follows: Mondays: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Tuesdays: 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm Thursdays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm No appointment is needed! http://harmonycdc.org/services/resource-center/food-pantry/ 6969 Pastor Bailey […]

Church of Christ at Mountain View

This church has a food pantry that is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am-12pm.  Please call for further information. https://mtviewcoc.org/ministries/outreach 7979 E RL Thornton Freeway Dallas, 75228 (214)339-7145

Aunt Bette’s Community Pantry

Aunt Bette’s Community Pantry is located at St. Philip’s School and Community Center.  The pantry primarily serves the following zipcodes:  75215, 75210, and 75203.  Please call for hours. https://www.stphilips1600.org/outreach/foodpantry.cfm 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Dallas, 75215 (214)421-5221

Holy Trinity Catholic Church

Holy Trinity Catholic Church has a food pantry.  It is open Tuesday and Thursday from 9am-12pm and Saturday from 10am-12pm.  Please call for further information. https://htccd.org/holy-trinity-center 3826 Gilbert Avenue Dallas, 75219 (214)521-3719

Allen Community Outreach

Allen Community Outreach offers the following services: Food Pantry Rent/Utility Assistance Health Assistance:  Financial assistance for physician and specialist visits, prescriptions, lab work, radiology, and other medical tests is available for individuals who qualify. Back to School supplies **Please see the website to complete an application or call (972)727-9131 New clients will be asked to […]

God’s Pantry

God’s Pantry is a food pantry located in Plano, TX.  They are open on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10am-1pm.  Please call for further information. http://www.godspantryplano.org/ 3420 E. 14th Street Suite 100 Plano, 75074 (972)633-9777

Salvation Army-Plano

The Salvation Army of Plano offers the following services: Food Pantry:  The pantry is open every Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10am-2pm. Emergency Financial Assistance-rent/utilities Summer Day Camp After-School Program https://www.salvationarmydfw.org/p/locations/plano 3528 E. 14th Street Plano, 75074 (972)423-8254

First Christian Church-food pantry

The First Christian Church of Rowlett operates the Hope in Hand Food Pantry.  They serve the residents of Rowlett, Garland, Sachse, Wylie, and Rockwall.  They are open Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday from 10am-12pm and Tuesday evenings from 6pm-8pm.  Photo ID with current address is required (or proof of residence such as bill or lease).  Clients […]

Buckingham United Methodist Church-food pantry

The Fishes and Loaves food pantry is open from 9am-11pm on Thursdays.  Please call for further information. https://www.bumcgarland.org/foodpantry 1212 W. Buckingham Road Garland, 75040 (972)272-6042

Amazing Grace Food Pantry

The Amazing Grace Food Pantry serves all of Collin County, Texas. Client Requirements: You must provide proof of residency. A utility bill from the last 30 days showing applicant name and address or a letter on company letterhead from landlord indicating proof of residency in the last 30 days. You must provide proof of identity. Only a picture […]

Oak Cliff Churches for Emergency Aid

This organization provides food to residents of their service area.  They also provide short term financial assistance for rent, utilities, and medical expenses. http://oakcliffchurchesaid.org/index.php/how-we-help/ 534 W. 10th Street Dallas, 75208 (214)943-7757

The Storehouse of Collin County

The Storehouse of Collin County offers the following programs: Seven Loaves Food Pantry:  This food pantry serves residents of Collin County and surrounding communities.  Please see the website for a list of zip codes that they serve.  Click on “Programs” and then “Seven Loaves Food Pantry”.  Please call for hours. Joseph’s Coat Clothing Closet:  Joseph’s […]

Assistance Center of Collin County

The Assistance Center of Collin County offers the following services: The Center can provide limited assistance with rent or utilities to residents of Collin County.   Applicants must be willing to provide identification for all household members, proof of all household income and proof of residency and documentation of their current crisis. Additionally, applicants must have or […]

5 Loaves Food Pantry

5 loaves food pantry has the following schedule: Tuesdays, 10am-12pm Thursdays, 10am-12pm, and 5pm-7pm 1st and 3rd Saturday Each Month, 10am-12pm 5 loaves also has a diaper bank that provides diapers and wipes to struggling families in need once a month. http://5loavesfoodpantry.org/ 4401 Williford Road Sachse, 75048 (469)767-8071  

CareCenter Ministries

CareCenter Ministries offers the following services: Food Pantry (please call for days and hours) After-School Care Summer Camp https://www.carecenterministries.org/ 7912 Antoinette Street Dallas, 75217 (214)824-9852

Hearts and Hands Community Outreach of Garland

This food pantry serves residents of the 75041 zip code.  They are open Tuesday and Thursday from 9am-12pm. Requirements/Eligibility: Identification: picture I.D., Driver’s License Papers that shows proof of residence in 75041 (utility bill or rent receipt). Document sources of income with a paystub or some other means. Families/Individuals are able to receive food every […]

Richardson East Baptist Church-food pantry

This church has a small food pantry that is open every Thursday from 10am-2pm.  Appointments can be made for special needs. http://rebctexas.com/ministry-outreach/ 512 East Main Street Richardson, 75081 (972)235-7672

Salvation Army-Irving

The Salvation Army offers several services to the residents of Irving. Christmas Assistance Emergency Financial Assistance–rent, utilities Food Pantry After-School Program (through the Boys and Girls Club) for children in the Irving Independent School District Summer Day Camp https://www.salvationarmydfw.org/p/locations/irving 250 E. Grauwyler Road Irving, 75061 (972)438-6553

Carr P. Collins Social Service Center-Salvation Army

The Salvation Army Carr P. Collins Social Service Center offers the following programs and services: Food Pantry Men’s and Women’s Shelter Home Sweet Home program:  The Home Sweet Home Program uses a combination of classroom and one-on-one client centered financial education coupled with limited direct financial assistance in order to prevent homelessness and support residential stability […]

Northgate United Methodist Church

This church has a clothes closet and food pantry that is open most Saturday mornings. https://www.northgateumc.org/serve/serve-the-community/ (972)252-8519

Family Promise of Irving

Family Promise of Irving assists children and their families who have lost or are at risk of losing their housing. Families enter the program with an initial 30-day stay in mind. Families use the Day Center, which offers laundry and shower facilities, as their home base and permanent address while in the program. Families stay […]

Pleasant Grove Food Pantry

This food pantry serves residents of 75217, 75227, and 75253 zip codes.  They are open Tuesdays from 10am-12pm and 12:30pm-3pm.   Their website does not indicate what type of documentation is needed to determine eligibility so please call first to get this information. https://www.pleasantgrovefoodpantry.org/our-clients 1331 Baywood Street Dallas, 75217 (214)505-1928  

Grand Prairie Family Church

Grand Prairie Family Church has a food pantry for Grand Prairie residents.  It is held every Saturday from 9am-12pm.  You will need to provide a current photo ID (drivers license, state ID, or Military ID) for head of household and an ID for ALL dependents listed. https://www.gpfamilychurch.com/compassionate-ministries/food-pantry/ 1513 S. Belt Line Road Grand Prairie, 75051 […]

Jan Pruitt Community Pantry

This pantry serves residents of 75134, 75146, 75172, 75141, 75241, and 75154 zip codes.  Proof of residency is required such as:  current utility bill, auto insurance, driver’s license, or any government letter.  To register to shop at this pantry please visit after service hours: Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday from 1pm-4pm Friday from 9am-1pm After registering for […]

The Mint Foundation

The Mint Foundation offers a food pantry to the following zip codes: • 75115 • 75134 • 75146 • 75138 • 75116 • 75104 The pantry is open on Tuesday (for returning clients) and Wednesday (for new clients) from 10am until 1pm and is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. https://www.mintcares.org/food-pantry.html 201 Executive Way DeSoto, 75115 (972)224-7200

Desoto Food Pantry

The Desoto Food Pantry serves residents of 75115 and 75154 zip codes.  Applications are taken during normal business hours which are: Monday: 10 am – 1 pm Thursday: 1 pm – 4 pm Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm Please bring the following required documentation to complete the application process: 1. You will need to […]

Harmony Community Development Corporation

Harmony CDC offers a food pantry to residents of 75224, 75232, 75233, 75236, 75237, and 75249 zip codes every 30 days. Food Pantry is open on the following weekdays: Mondays: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Tuesdays: 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm Thursdays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm No appointment is needed! http://harmonycdc.org/services/resource-center/food-pantry/ 6969 Pastor Bailey […]

Soul for Christ Ministry, Inc.

Soul for Christ Ministry, Inc. has a food pantry on Wednesdays from 12noon-3pm.  The Ministry is located at 2402 South Beckley Avenue, Dallas, 75224 (Corner of Beckley and Ohio).  Applicants must present 2 of the following:  Picture ID; Proof or residence and/or income. https://www.soulforchristministry.org/hungry-no-more (214)641-4577

Promise House

The Promise House has programs for homeless youth: The Transitional Living Program (TLP) at Promise House equips homeless youth ages 18 through 21 years old with the skills and education necessary to become independent, productive adults.  This program offers shelter for up to 18 months, medical and dental care, counseling, and case management.  They also […]

Emily’s Place

Emily’s Place works with women and children fleeing from domestic violence situations.  They offer long-term care to women in a shared living space for up to 24 months.  All women receive one-on-one counseling and case management.  Legal services are also provided. https://emilysplacetx.org/ (972) 424-7775 *Emily’s Place does not disclose their location in order to protect […]

A Christian Food Pantry

Stop by AC Food Pantry to fill out some simple paperwork, then select and take home what you would like from their food pantry.  Their hours are as follows: Mon, Tues, Weds: 9 AM – 1 PM Thurs, Fri: Closed Sat: 9 AM – 1 PM Food Pantry Sun: Closed https://acfoodpantry.org/ 1116 Dobie Drive Plano, […]

Wylie Community Christian Care Center

Their mission is to provide short term emergency needs for local families.  They help pay certain bills, depending on available funds, and provide food and clothing.  They serve Wylie, Lavon, Nevada, Josephine, Copeville, Royse City, Sachse, and Murphy. Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 10 am – 2 pm   (Food, Clothing, Financial Aid For Utilities and […]

North Texas Food Bank

You can use this website to locate your nearest food pantry.  You can also call (214)330-1396 for further assistance.  North Texas Food Bank can also offer information about applying SNAP (food stamps). https://www.ntfb.org/FoodAssistance

Catholic Charities-Dallas

Catholic Charities of Dallas offers the following services: Financial Coaching and Education:  Financial Coaching is for anyone looking to improve their financial situation in whatever way they feel will add to their quality of life. They provide you with the tools to create household budgets, save money over time, reduce debt, improve credit scores, and build […]

Minnie’s Food Pantry

This food pantry is open from 8:30am-11:30am on Wednesday-Saturday (closed every 5th Saturday). https://www.minniesfoodpantry.org/ 661 18th Street Plano, 75074 (972)596-0253

Highland Oaks Church of Christ

This church’s Caring & Sharing ministry offers emergency food and clothing to those in need.  I’m not sure if they offer rent/utility assistance.  They serve the zipcodes of 75238 and 75243. http://www.hocc.org/care-and-concern/caring-and-sharing/ 10805 Walnut Hill Lane Dallas, 75238 (214)342-6060

Operation First Response (OFR)

OFR assists wounded, injured and critically ill Service Members and Disabled Veterans from all branches. Military Assistance Program – We serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from: rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, […]

Safe Kids Worldwide

Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries, the number one cause of death to children in the United States. Throughout the world, almost 1 million children die of injuries each year. Areas We Work In Home Cars and Road Sports and Play This resource provides free infant car […]

First Christian Church of Rowlett

This church has a food pantry which serves residents of Rowlett, Garland, Sachse, Wylie, and Rockwall.  It is open Monday, Wednesday, Saturday from 10am-12pm and Tuesday from 6pm-8pm.  Photo ID is required with current address (or proof of residence such as a bill or lease).  Clients may get help up to six times yearly, only […]

BeAnElf.org

BeAnElf.org’s volunteers buy gifts for children with fewer privileges than other kids. At participating United States Postal Services (USPS) postal branches, volunteers select one or more letters to Santa. To protect children, postal workers will have removed the children’s return addresses, and replaced them with a number. Address your letter Santa c/o Operation Santa Add […]

Hope Supply Co.

OUR MISSION We meet the critical needs of homeless and at-risk children across North Texas by providing necessities including diapers, clothing, school supplies, toys and programs to enhance their lives.   Address: 10480 Shady Trail, Suite 104 Dallas, TX 75220 Phone: 866-887-1724 or 214-630-5765 URL: https://hopesupplyco.org/contact  

Honor Veterans Now

How and Where We Serve In the near term, HVN is committed to feeding veterans across only Texas battling hunger by funding a hot meal each day through local and national meal providers.  In the long term, we hope to expand our reach to feed struggling veterans in need across America.   Key criteria for […]

Mountain View Church of Christ

This food pantry is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am-12pm. https://mtviewcoc.org/ministries/outreach 7979 E RL Thornton Fwy Dallas, 75228 (214)339-7145

Mesquite Church of Christ

This food pantry provides food for the following zip codes: 75040   75087   75114   75150   75180 75041   75088   75126   75159   75181 75042   75089   75142   75160   75182 75043   75098   75149   75161 Each time you visit, you are requested to bring the following: Proof of Address (such as a water or utility […]

Holy Cross Catholic Church

Food pantry:  By appointment only on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  (214)375-3715 Clothing:  The church offers low-cost clothing and household items.  They are open on Mondays from 9am-12:30 pm, Thursdays from 9am-4pm, and Saturdays 10am-2pm. https://holycrosscatholicdallas.org/outreach 5004 Bonnie View Road Dallas, 75241  

Grand Prairie Food and Clothing Co-Op

The Co-Op can provide assistance with food, clothing, and limited assistance with rent or utilities-during crisis situations only.  They are open Monday-Friday from 9am-11:30am. https://www.grandprairiechamber.org/list/member/grand-prairie-food-and-clothing-co-op-grand-prairie-2404 118 NE 4th Street Grand Prairie, 75050 (972)264-8540

Cliff Temple Baptist Church-Mission Oak Cliff

This church provides emergency food and clothing to families in the North Oak Cliff area of Dallas.  They are open Monday-Friday from 12pm-3pm. 125 Sunset Avenue Dallas, 75208 (214)942-8601

Goodness & Grace Food Pantry

This pantry serves residents of the following zip codes:  75104, 75105, 75115, 75134, 75137, 75146, 75232, 75236, 75237, and 75249.  They are open on Monday from 6pm-8pm.  Photo ID required. http://www.gracelandcbc.org/Ministry.html 310 S. Clark Road Cedar Hill, 75104 (972)293-3700

Duncanville Outreach Ministry

This ministry serves the residents of the 75116 and 75137 zip codes.  They have a food pantry.  They can also offer limited assistance with City of Duncanville water payments, rent, and electricity.  New clients are required to bring the following documents:  drivers license (if none, bring Texas ID, passport, or immigration papers), birth certificates on […]

Grace Place Church of Christ

Food pantry hours are Mondays from 10am-12pm and Tuesdays from 3pm-5pm. http://www.ourgraceplace.org/connection-place/go-serve 520 Big Stone Gap Road Duncanville, 75137 (972)298-4656

Cedar Hill Shares

Cedar Hill Shares serves the residents of the 75104 zip code or living within the Cedar Hill Independent School District boundaries. Food Pantry:Applications are taken Monday & Wednesday from 1:00 pm -3:00 pm and Friday & Saturday  9:00 am -11:00 am. No appointment is needed. What you need to bring: Copy of photo id/driver’s license with […]

Mesquite Social Services

Mesquite Social Services offers the following: Food pantry:  Clients can receive a box food based on their household size once a month. Emergency boxes are given on a case-by-case basis. Their pantry hours are Tuesdays and Fridays starting at 9am. Due to the size of their pantry, they can only serve 25 clients on a pantry […]

Grand Prairie United Charities

GPUC provides the following programs for Grand Prairie residents when funding is available: THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS BASKETS  ON-SITE FOOD PANTRY – Food assistance is provided to their clients once every 30 days to Grand Prairie residents living in Tarrant and Dallas Counties. This includes non-perishable items as well as fresh fruits and vegetables, pastries, and breads. […]

Vickery Meadow Food Pantry

This food pantry serves 75231 and 75243 zip codes only.  There is no appointment needed–it is a walk-in pantry.  However, you will need proof of residency in the above zip codes. Vickery Meadow Food Pantry hours: Wednesday: 1:00 – 4:00 pm Thursday: 9:00 – 12:00 Saturday: 9:00 – 12:00 https://jfsdallas.org/services/emergency-food-pantry/ and scroll to the bottom of […]

Jewish Family Service of Greater Dallas

Their food pantry serves individuals in the following North Dallas and Carrollton zip codes: 75209, 75220, 75225, 75229, 75230, 75231, 75234, 75238, 75240, 75243, 75244, 75248, 75252, 75254, 75287, 75001, 75006, 75007, 75010, 75011. Food Pantry Hours (by appointment only): Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9:00 am – 1 pm To make an appointment please call […]

Cliff Temple Baptist Church

Cliff Temple Baptist Church currently serves the following zip codes:  75203, 75208, 75211, 75216, and 75224. Food Pantry:  Monday-Friday from 12pm-3pm. Fresh Produce:  Thursday from 8:30am-10am. Clothes Pantry:  Tuesday and Friday from 12pm-2:30pm. https://www.clifftemple.org/moc 125 Sunset Avenue Dallas, 75208 (214)942-6407

Wilkinson Center

Food Pantry:  To be eligible for food assistance you must live in one of the following zip codes:  75204, 75206, 75214, 75217, 75223, 75226, 75227, 75228, or 75246.  The pantry is open Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9am-12pm and Tuesday from 1pm-4pm.   You must provide proof of address (current lease or utility bill), photo ID […]

Life Message

Registration and Food Distribution is Monday, Wednesday & Friday 12:00 – 4:00 pm BRING TO REGISTRATION: Picture ID Proof of Residence – lease, utility bill, etc. https://lifemessage.org/programs-%26-services 4501 Rowlett Road Rowlett, 75088 (972)475-9800

Hope in Hand Food Pantry

Hope in Hand Food Pantry an emergency recourse for residents of Rowlett, Garland, Sachse, Wylie, and Rockwall. 7301 Miller Road, Rowlett, 75088 Monday, Wednesday, Saturday // 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Tuesday Evenings // 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Photo ID required with current address (or proof of residence such as bill or lease) Clients may […]

Good Samaritans of Garland

Food pantry:  For a food appointment, please call 972-276-2263 on Friday morning, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Qualified clients are eligible to receive supplemental food assistance every 31 days; the amount of food received is determined by family size.  You will need to bring the following to your appointment:  photo ID, proof of residency (utility bill or copy […]

Metrocrest Services

Metrocrest offers the following services to residents of Carrollton, Farmers Branch, Addison, Coppell, and the city of Dallas in Denton County: Rent and Utility Assistance Food pantry:  The Food Pantry is open Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with final appointments at 4:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. with final appointments […]

Episcopal Church of the Ascension

The Food Pantry at Ascension provides bagged goods to needy families every first and third Tuesday of the month from 9:30-11:00am. https://www.ascensiondallas.org/outbound 8787 Greenville Avenue Dallas, 75243 (214)340-4196

The Turn Around Agenda

Hours of Operation If you and/or your family are in need of food, please come by the Food Pantry during the following hours: Mondays & Fridays 9:30 am – 12 pm 1 to 3 pm Saturdays 9 am to 12 pmPLEASE NOTE: They are closed on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday Shopping at the TTA Food Pantry […]

Mountain View Church of Christ

The food pantry is available to those in need on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. https://www.mtviewcoc.org/ministries/outreach (214)339-7145 7979 East RL Thornton Freeway Dallas, 75228

Christ for the Nations Church

Food Pantry: Thursdays, 12:30 – 2:00 pm Dream Center 3505 Fawn Valley Drive, Dallas, TX 75224 (214)302-6241

Soul for Christ Ministry, Inc.

Soul for Christ Ministry Inc maintains a food pantry to support low income neighbors, and single families who meet the criteria in the TEXCAP Guidelines. Our food pantry is on Wednesdays from 12noon – 3pm, except on the 5th Wednesday of the month. https://www.soulforchristministry.org/services 2402 S. Beckley Avenue Dallas, 75224 (214)946-9636

The Family Place

The Family Place is here to empower you to escape from family violence and become a survivor. Whether the abuse you suffer is physical, emotional, verbal or financial, we provide a safe place to heal and the counseling and resources you need to start down the path to independence. All services are free and offered […]

S.M. Wright Foundation

The S.M. Wright Foundation offers the following services: Food Bank:  Serves the South Dallas/Fair Park community.  The South Dallas Community Food Center provides nutritional food on a bi-weekly basis through the distribution of groceries, hot meals, and gas cards to low-income families. Each family must meet certain income requirements. Clothing/Household Items:  The South Dallas Resource Center was […]

SoupMobile

The SoupMobile Shelter program includes a Safe House for women fleeing domestic violence, multiple apartment/lodging units throughout the Dallas area, motel housing assistance program that provides short-term emergency housing, and a duplex providing secured housing. http://www.soupmobile.org 2423 S. Good Latimer Dallas, 75215 (214)655-6396

I Can Still Shine

Mission: The “I Can Still Shine Program” is a faith-based, safe, supportive center for women and children from all walks of life, with no exceptions. We provide our clients the opportunity to choose safety over domestic violence and drug abuse.   We offer a new start to our women and children. In 2018 we celebrate 24 years of helping battered women […]

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church

This church has a crisis center that can assist those in their community with rent, mortgage, utilities, food, clothing, and medical needs.  Operating hours are Monday-Thursday from 11am-3pm.  For an appointment, please call (214)821-4443. https://www.pilgrimrestdallas.org/index.cfm/PageID/1399/index.html 1819 Washington Avenue Dallas, 75204

Homeless Crisis Helpline – Dallas Area

Call 1-888-411-6802 if you are a family with children experiencing a homeless crisis. If we are assisting another person in need, please leave a message or complete our online help form found here. Either of these actions will trigger our team’s response.

Manna House

Manna House offers assistance to residents of the 76065 zip code or within the MISD boundary.  They offer assistance in the following areas:  food, clothing, utilities, and prescriptions.  In order to receive any form of assistance from Manna House, the following guidelines must be followed: The bill must be in the name of the person […]

North Ellis County Outreach

North Ellis County Outreach offers the following services to residents of 75154 and 75125 zip codes.  They offer assistance with food, rent, clothing, utilities, back to school supplies, Christmas toy program, and holiday meals. Office hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9am-2:30pm.  Please call for eligibility. http://www.necoutreach.org 404 S. Hwy 342 Red Oak, 75154 (972)617-7261

Grapevine Relief and Community Exchange (GRACE)

GRACE offers the following services: Financial Assistance:  GRACE provides emergency assistance to more than 1,200 families per year who are faced with financial challenges due to low-income or recent emergency. Aid is given on an as-needed basis. This program provides food, clothing, toiletries, household goods, furniture, financial assistance, and information/referrals to those in need. Monthly […]

Irving Cares

Irving Cares offers the following services to residents of Irving: Food Pantry:  The food pantry is open Monday 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. To get help, residents should bring a photo ID, proof of Irving residence, and proof of identity for the people […]

Network of Community Ministries

Network of Community Ministries serves communities in the Richardson Independent School District.  They offer assistance with food, clothing, rent, utilities, school supplies, transportation, and holiday toys for children.  They also offer free health care an dental services to uninsured children.  Please see the website for eligibility information and needed documents.  Click on “Get Help” and […]

White Rock Center of Hope

The White Rock Center of Hope offers assistance to residents of Dallas zip codes:  75218, 75228, 75238, 75214, 75223.  They offer the following services: Food Pantry Clothing Closet:  Families may come once every three months and select four outfits per family member. Financial Assistance is provided one time in a twelve month period to help […]

Christian Community Action

  Christian Community Action serves the following communities: Argyle ISD Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD(Denton County portion) Coppell ISD Frisco ISD with Frisco Family Service Referral Lake Dallas ISD Lewisville ISD Little Elm ISD Northwest ISD (Denton County portion) CCA can assist with the following food, rental assistance, utility assistance, and school supplies.  They have an extensive application for […]

CareChurch

Food Pantry: FOOD DISTRIBUTION: Tuesday/Thursday: 12-2:30 p.m. 4th Wednesday Evenings: 6-7 p.m. Rent and Utility Assistance: Please call to schedule appointments. Thursdays only: 10 – 11 a.m. ZIP CODES SERVED: 75231, 75238, 75240, 75243, 75248, 75254, 75042, 75044, 75080, 75081, 75082   https://www.carechurch.org/carecorps 1504 East Campbell Road Richardson, 75081 (972)234-2273   ​  

The Stewpot

The Stewpot offers several programs for those experiencing homelessness: Meal Services at Second Chance Cafe:Located at 1818 Corsicana Street in downtown Dallas within The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center. Meal Times: Breakfast 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Lunch 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Dinner 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Casework assistance:  With individualized casework assistance, The […]

North Dallas Shared Ministries

North Dallas Shared Ministries offers the following services: Emergency Assistance:  They provide emergency financial assistance to people who need money to pay rent and/or utilities.  Individuals and families may only receive financial assistance once in a 12 month period and must meet eligibility requirements.  Please see the website for service area and eligibility requirements. Food […]

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center Social Services program assists clients that live in a 752.. zipcode by providing: Utility Bill Assistance (Electric, Water, Gas) Rental Assistance Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Emergency Shelter Grants (ESG) Financial services are based on the availability of funds. You must schedule an appointment with a caseworker […]

Crossroads Community Services

Crossroads Community Services has a food pantry.  Hours are the following: MONDAY: 1:00 – 3:00 PM TUESDAY: 9:00 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 3:00 PM WEDNESDAY: 9:00 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 3:00 PM THURSDAY: 9:00 – 11:00 AM & 1:00 – 3:00 PM FRIDAY: 9:00 – 11:00 AM https://ccsdallas.org/pantry/ 4500 S. Cockrell […]

Shared Housing Center, Inc.

Homeshare Program: This Dallas countywide program facilitates arrangements between individuals who have more housing than they need with people and/or families in need of housing.  These individuals seek a roommate who can contribute minimally to the finances and substantially to their life by offering companionship, assistance with house chores and a sense of security. We also attract […]

Family Gateway

Family Gateway is classified as an Emergency Family Shelter. We have worked hard to reduce our barriers to entry and to accept families that no other shelters will allow to enter. Most shelters in Dallas won’t accept a family; they serve individuals. Those that do accept families have strict definitions as to the types of […]

River of Life Homes

Programs:   Emergency shelter for women in life-threatening situations, for up to 3 months, average stay is 30 days. Transitional housing for up to 1 year, average stay is 6 months. Services are available to women, and their children, who have completed the emergency shelter program but need additional time to complete their life plan or job training. […]

Hope’s Door New Beginning Center

**If you are currently experiencing domestic violence and need assistance please call the center’s 24-hour hotline number:  (972)276-0057** Emergency shelter:  Our emergency shelters offer temporary housing to survivors and their children fleeing life-threatening situations.  Clients living in our emergency shelters are provided with food, clothing and all the necessities of daily living along with case management, safety […]

Genesis Women’s Shelter and Support

Genesis shelter is at an undisclosed location.  Women and their children are welcome to stay at the emergency shelter for up to six weeks.  Each resident attends weekly individual and group therapy for the duration of their stay.  Children in the shelter may attend the on-site alternative Simmons School.  When a family has completed the […]

Brighter Tomorrows

24-hour crisis hotline:  (972)262-8383 Emergency shelter:  If you are seeking shelter, please contact the above crisis hotline.  Brighter Tomorrows staffs 2 emergency safe shelters in Grand Prairie and Irving at undisclosed locations.  Both locations are gated and equipped with security cameras.   Their emergency safe shelters can house up to a total of 72 residents (women, children, and men).  Clients and […]

Dallas Life

Shelter:  Their facility is capable of housing up to 700 men, women, and children per day.  Men and women are on separate floors in dormitory style housing.  They also have 50 individual family unit rooms, which allow children to reside with their parents.  Check-in is from 4pm-8pm, 7 days per week.  Please see the website […]

The Samaritan Inn

The Samaritan Inn provides a no-cost, safe and clean place to live. Living areas for men, women and families are separate. They have a dining room, playroom, computer lab, classrooms, a chapel, a fully-equipped playground, and a kennel for our resident’s dogs! They serve 3 well balanced meals daily, provide personal hygiene products, free laundry, […]

The Bridge

Day Shelter Services:  Extensive services for people experiencing homelessness including a barbershop/salon, computer lab, educational and recreational activities, a kennel, laundry, library, mail services, meals, personal hygiene, and storage. Offers assistance with enrolling in Medicaid and Social Security disability programs. Housing Services:  The Bridge partners with local organizations to help secure investments for rental housing subsidies and […]

Interfaith Family Services

Family Empowerment Program:  Interfaith’s Family Empowerment Program is designed for individuals who are unemployed or struggling financially.  Our new Family Empowerment Program allows families, who do not reside with us, to have access to Interfaith’s resources including career coaching, free childcare, optional rental and/or utility assistance, financial coaching and counseling services.  Interfaith has free on-site childcare  0-18 as […]

Austin Street Center

Austin Street Center is an emergency, overnight shelter for men, ages 45 and older, and women, ages 18 and older, experiencing homelessness. Nightly availability is determined on a first-come, first-served basis from the beginning of intake until 6 p.m. Intake Times/Requirements: Women’s intake: 2 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m. Sunday Men’s intake: 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 2 p.m. […]

Society of St. Vincent de Paul-Dallas

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul can assist with food, clothing, furniture, rent, utility, transportation, and medication.  They also have a miniloan program.  This program provides low-interest re-financing for those who are trapped by high interest rates and unmanageable payments from payday or auto title loans.  They also offer low-interest emergency loans to those […]

USA.GOV: Benefits, Grants and Loans – All Campuses

USA.GOV Learn about government programs that provide financial help for individuals and organizations. Affordable Rental Housing Get help finding rental assistance or public housing. Benefits Learn about federal government programs, including unemployment benefits, and how to find which ones are available to you. Financial Aid for Students Learn about getting help paying for school. Food […]

Dallas County Family Resource Center -Dallas

Description:  Utility assistance (must have disconnect notice) Rent assistance (evictions) Some household necessities Gasoline for trips to the doctor, etc. House fire victims Obtaining temporary, emergency housing Other miscellaneous emergency needs URL:  https://www.selmadallasfamily.org/ Address: 611 E Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, TX 75203 Phone Number: (214) 943-6696

Arlington Charities

Arlington Charities offers the following services: Mobile food pantry:  This pantry is held on the 4th Friday and 2nd Saturday of each month.  It begins at 9am until all food is distributed.  The mobile pantry location is St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 2405 SE Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, 76018. Food and clothing:  To qualify for […]

Catholic Charities of Dallas

Description:  Financial literacy, employment services, education, food programs, immigration legal services, disaster services, permanent supportive housing. URL:  https://ccdallas.org/ Address: 9461 Lyndon B Johnson Freeway #128 Dallas, Texas 75243 Phone Number: 214-520-6590

RentAssistance.us

RentAssistance.us RentAssistance provides a directory of rental assistance agencies and organizations that will help you pay your rent. Some listings are government organizations.  Other are non-profits and charities that offer rental assistance programs.  Each organization has its own eligibility rules and conditions, and you are encouraged to call directly to find out what you need […]

Christian Community Action (CCA)

Christian Community Action’s Crisis Management Services are designed to meet the immediate, critical needs of families or individuals during crisis. This is done through services designed to assist families in overcoming challenges of changes to the family structure, unemployment or under-employment, major illness, or any situation that limits a family’s stability. These services seek to […]

Veterans Housing Partnership

http://www.hccdallas.org/ Housing Crisis Center’s (HCC) mission is to prevent homelessness and to stabilize those at risk in decent, affordable, and permanent housing. We provide services designed to prevent homelessness, housing programs that give safety and shelter to those who need our help, and supportive services to our clients to help them address the issues that […]

Huma-Faith – Sufa Project

  http://www.humafaith.org/ Huma-Faith is a grass root non-profit interfaith organization that aims to address an array of social ills that negatively affect our society. Our mission is to be a catalyst for individuals pursuing congruency between their character and religious belief through transcendence in spiritual ethics. Homelessness isn’t seasonal, which is why Huma-Faith provides transitional housing […]

Oxford House, Inc.

Oxford House is a concept in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Oxford House describes a democratically run, self-supporting and drug free home. The number of residents in a House may range from six to fifteen; there are houses for men, houses for women and houses which accept women with children. Oxford Houses flourish in […]

Foodpantries.org

This website allows you to search for food pantries in your area.  You can search by your state and then your city. http://www.foodpantries.org

ShelterListings.Org – Find Shelter & Housing

Mission Statement To help the needy find shelter and assistance. This nation is going through tough times and providing a helping hand can help make the world a better place. URL: https://www.shelterlistings.org/ SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND SHELTERS Homeless Shelters Supportive Housing Housing for Low Income Halfway Housing Transitional Housing Day Shelters Low Cost Housing TYPES OF SHELTERS […]

Habitat for Humanity -All

Description:  Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat works toward our vision by building strength, stability and self-reliance in partnership with families in […]

Carter’s House

Carter’s House provides quality clothing to children and teens living in homeless and hard-working low-income families in Dallas County at no cost. Carter’s House currently has one operating program. Carter’s House presents #USoFly Boutique for Children and Teens. This program provides parents a “shopping” experience without the price tag. Parents come into our offices and […]

National Resource Directory (NRD) for Veterans and Military

National Resource Directory (NRD) The NRD is a resource website that connects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration. Visitors can find information on a […]

LowIncomeHousing.us

This website allows you to search for affordable rentals and housing options in your area.  Simply go to the website and click on your state and then your city. URL:  http://www.lowincomehousing.us

Homeless Shelter Directory website

This website allows the user to click their location on a map to find a local homeless shelter.  The website also allows you to search for soup kitchens, rent assistance programs, affordable housing, and other useful resources. URL:  http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

Texas Dept of Agriculture – SummerFood.Org

http://www.squaremeals.org/Programs/SummerFeedingPrograms/SummerFeedingInteractiveMap.aspx tel:(877)TEX-MEAL  

Texas Health and Human Services

Choosing quality child care is important, no matter which kind of provider you decide upon.  Please select in the link below for options to best assist you with your search needs. The link below will allow you to search criteria by zip code. http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/ppFacilitySearchDayCare.asp      

The American Legion – Family Support Network

Family Support Network The American Legion’s Family Support Network is ready to provide immediate assistance to service personnel and their families, whose lives have been directly affected by the ongoing global war on terrorism. How the Family Support Network Works SUPPORTING FAMILIES DURING DEPLOYMENT The American Legion recognizes that families of deployed and activated military […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

USDA Child Care Wellness Grant Program – Texas

USDA Child Care Wellness Grants Farm to Child Care The FTC grant projects create connections between local farmers, their fresh produce and the children in the child care setting. FTC grants establish a direct purchasing relationship with a local produce grower to integrate more fresh fruits and vegetables into meals and snacks.   FTC funds […]

USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Programs Available: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) Eligibility & How to Apply Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Participant Eligibility The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) Participant Eligibility Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Am I Eligible for SNAP? How Do I Apply for SNAP? WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) […]

Children and Adult Food Care Program (CACFP) – Texas

    The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) reimburses child care centers, day care home providers, and adult day care centers for part of the cost associated with serving more than 400,000 approved meals and snacks to children and adults in Texas  every day. The goal of the CACFP is to improve and maintain […]

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. Fatherhood.gov is a site for: Dads looking for tips, hints and even deals for […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Suntopia.org / Resources

Suntopia.org Everyone needs a little help sometimes, and Suntopia.org helps people help themselves in times of need. Services include: FOOD                                                  RENTAL ASSISTANCE HOMELESS SHELTERS                EMERGENCY LOANS […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Jubilee Park and Community Center Public Health – Dallas

Jubilee Park and Community Center Public Health – Dallas We offer resources and education to our children and families to facilitate eating nutritiously, growing healthy foods, getting proper exercise and following good health practices. Because the Jubilee Park area is designated by the USDA as a “food desert”, our residents have little or no access […]

Jubilee Park and Community Center Educational Opportunities – Dallas

Education: After School The mission of Jubilee Park and Community Center is to be a catalyst for community renewal and enrichment to the Jubilee Park Neighborhood. Jubilee Park provides educational enhancements through the highest quality afterschool and summer programs and helps families and other members of the community identify and access resources that help to provide […]

Homeless Shelters Directory

Homeless Shelters Directory Helping the Needy of America. The Homeless Shelter Directory was started as a list of homeless shelters. We now provide listings for the following: Homeless Shelters Homeless Service Organizations Monetary Assistance Transitional Housing Free Clinics (Dental and Medical) Low Cost and Free Treatment Centers Outreach Centers Day Shelters Relief Organizations that can […]

Foodpantries.org

Foodpantries.org  Foodpantries.org have set up this directory of Food Banks, Soup Kitchens, and non-profit organizations committed to fighting hunger. The information is collected manually and is as accurate as possible.  Keeping this free resource updated is a collaborative effort and will benefit families and individuals in need. URL:  https://www.foodpantries.org/ Food Pantries By State Alaska (126) Alabama (375) Arkansas (546) […]

Feeding America

Feeding America Feeding America is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS.  Our mission is to feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. URL:  http://www.feedingamerica.org/ Contact the National Office: Address:  35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60601 Phone:  800.771.2303 […]

Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation

Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation Support, Empower and Honor  Texas Guard Families The Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation is a non-profit organization [501(c)(3)] founded in 2004 by a group of existing and former Texas National Guard members with the purpose of supporting the needs of those serving our great State of Texas during […]

Phoenix Foundation – Dallas Housing Authority (DHA)

  DHA established the Phoenix Self-Sufficiency Foundation to encourage residents to further their education in college, trade or technical school. It provides financial assistance through 3  different scholarship types to DHA residents who are high school graduates or older students who choose college, trade or technical school. This is to help them pursue their educational […]

Operation -Once in a Lifetime

Operation Once in a Lifetime’s mission is to make the dreams of U.S. Soldiers and their families come true by providing free financial and morale support to U.S Service members, their families and veterans regardless of rank, deployment, physical condition or branch or service. You serve, you qualify. Operation Reconnect: Provides computers to military families, […]

Friendship House of First Baptist of Garland

Friendship House of First Baptist Church of Garland Texas Friendship House, a relief ministry sponsored by First Baptist Church of Garland, in conjunction with local churches and community organizations, helps meet the physical needs of those who were out of work, physically disabled, or low income for a variety of reasons and circumstances.This program serves […]

Parenting Program – Catholic Charities of Dallas

Catholic Charities of Dallas Parenting Program Catholic Charities, a national organization, helps people in their communities who are struggling by addressing the often complex issues at the root of their need. Catholic Charities’ clients are a diverse group of individuals and families with a wide variety of needs. Our full range of programs provides unique […]

NorthTexasFamilies.org

NorthTexasFamilies.org is a comprehensive website where families can find programs, connect to services and apply for benefits. This online resource is a single resource for early childhood programs, education, parenting support, health, food, housing, transit, money, work and legal services. The Zip Code driven search engine allows for location accuracy. There is no comparable tool […]

The Salvation Army DFW- Shelter/Financial Assistance

The Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command   –   8787 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 800   Dallas, Texas 75247 HOMELESS MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN The Salvation Army offers clean, dignified surroundings, where homeless individuals receive meals, counseling, and assistance finding employment. Counselors may also advise the elderly and disabled on applying for Veterans Administration or Social Security benefits. The Salvation […]

Salvation Army – DFW Metroplex Command

The Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command  8787 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 800   Dallas, Texas 75247 The Salvation Army is an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the Gospel of Jesus […]

USDA Commodities – Texas

The purpose of this program is to improve the health and nutritional status of elderly persons, 60 and older, who are vulnerable to malnutrition and are income eligible. USDA provides USDA Food for food packages that are used for home consumption. Local organizations distribute the food packages and provide nutrition education to eligible participants. TDA […]

FoodPantries.Org – Dallas

  We have listed all of the Dallas food pantries that we have found in an effort that no one go hungry. FoodPantries.org works hard to gather the best government and non profit subsidized grocery resources on the Internet. Find local pantries, soup kitchens, food shelves, food banks and other food help listed on our […]

Search Texas Childcare

Don’t be in the dark about child care! Before entrusting your child to a daycare, check its state record. This is the official State of Texas website on daycare. Search for Licensed Providers List of Involuntary Suspended License Provider Background Checks Hotline http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/default.asps

Texas Department of Family Services

Help For Parents. Hope For Kids.  It’s not easy being a parent. Here you will learn where to find the help you need to begin your journey towards becoming a healthier, happier family. HelpandHope.org offers many programs to help build better parenting skills.   http://helpandhope.org Parenting Skills Food Clothing Housing Healthcare Child Care Drug / […]

Union Gospel Mission – Dallas

  UGM is a faith based homeless shelter providing food, beds and clothing to the homeless men, women and children in Dallas County.  In an effort to help break the cycle of homelessness, UGM assists residents with workforce readiness as well as hosting a  licensed childcare center  on-site. Union Gospel Mission Administrative Offices 3211 Irving […]

Family Crisis Hotline – Texas

The Family Violence Program promotes self-sufficiency, safety, and long-term independence of adult victims of family violence, child victims of family violence, and victims of teen dating violence. The program provides emergency shelter and support services to victims and their children, educates the public, and provides training, and prevention support to various agencies. familyviolence2@hhsc.state.tx.us Dallas The Family […]

Texas Assistance for Needy Families

Your Texas Benefits Texas Assistance for Needy Families is designed to provide financial and medical assistance to needy dependent families and the parents or relatives with whom they are living. Helps families with children age 18 and younger. TANF offers monthly cash payments for: Food Clothing Housing Utilities Furniture Transportation Phone Laundry Supplies for the home […]

SNAP Food Benefits – Texas

Helps people buy the food they need for good health. People also can buy garden seeds with SNAP benefits. SNAP food benefits are put on to the Lone Star Card and can be used just like a credit card at any store that accepts SNAP. Who is it for? People who don’t have a lot […]

Community Farm Stand – Dallas

Dallas County Health and Human Services partners with Baylor Scott & White Health and Wellness Center to promote consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables, at a low cost.  Ongoing pop-up farm stands are scheduled to occur twice monthly every second and fourth Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the first-floor lobby at 2377 […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

HOUSING CRISIS CENTER OF DALLAS

The mission of the Housing Crisis Center is to prevent homelessness and to stabilize those at risk in decent, affordable, and permanent housing, and to empower them to solve their own housing problems in the future. If you are homeless—living in a shelter, on the streets, in a vehicle, or in a place unfit for human occupation—or potentially facing […]

Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance

The Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance (MDHA) leads the development of an effective homeless response system that addresses homelessness in Dallas and Collin Counties.  MDHA brings together more than 100 shelter, housing and supportive services programs in retooling homeless services into a crisis response system.     Do You Need Help?

DALLAS COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

The mission of the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services is to protect the health of the citizens of Dallas County through disease prevention and intervention, and through promotions of a healthy community and environment. This is done through assessment, community input education, disease monitoring, regulation, and health services that help control the […]

Hearts & Hands

A cooperative ministry of the Churches of Christ in Arlington. Hearts & Hands receives applications for service 10  – 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday mornings, and 6-7 p.m. on WednesdaysIt is best to arrive early, because only a limited number of vouchers can be issued each day. To qualify/apply, please see below: Proof of residency.  This […]

Rush Creek Compassion Center

The Rush Creek Compassion Center is offered through Rush Creek Church. Food Bank ( please see changes with hours due to COVID) English Classes ( offered at Arlington and Fort Worth campus) GED Tutoring KidsHope USA Mentoring Great Turkey Take Away (delivering Thanksgiving Meals to families in Fort Worth, Arlington, Mansfield, Grand Prairie, and Kennedale) […]

First Street Methodist Mission

First Street Methodist Mission is provided by First United Methodist Church, Fort Worth, Texas and is located two blocks north of the church. Devoted to serving people in need, First Street Methodist Mission provides emergency food, clothing, infant formula, limited financial assistance, and case management services in an atmosphere of respect and compassion. Food Pantry Ministries […]

Free Beds for Kids- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Description:  We’re a national organization answering the call to a national problem.  We fully believe that a bed is a basic need for the proper physical, emotional, and mental support that a child needs.  All children deserve a safe, comfortable place to lay their heads. Across the U.S., too many boys and girls go without a bed – […]

COVID-19 Resource: Homeless Shelter Directory

URL:  https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

COVID-19 Resources: Meal Pick-Up Search for Texas Schools

Description:  Free school meal pick-up locator. URL:  https://txschools.gov/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Comcast Internet Essentials

Comcast Internet Essentials With school closings as a result of the Coronavirus and students needing Internet access for online instruction, Comcast has developed a plan to support low-income families and students with Internet Essentials. Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, anyone who signs up for Internet Essentials will receive two free months of Internet service. We are also increasing the speed […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Tax Relief and Stimulus Checks

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. The deadlines to FILE and PAY federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020. You can also visit the website to learn more information about the stimulus payment checks as updates […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Dallas- Fort Worth Work Assistance

Get Shift Done for North Texas The Get Shift Done for Texas for North Texas Initiative was launched to place hourly workers in the hospitality industry in jobs working for nonprofit organizations and institutions in need during the COVID-19 crisis. The Get Shift Done for North Texas Fund was created at Communities Foundation of Texas to […]

COVID-19 Resources-The Salvation Army

Description:  Serving people who have been impacted by COVID-19 all around the country.  If you or a loved one needs help, please contact your local Salvation Army to see what services are available in your area. URL:  https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/covid19/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – United Way Financial Assistance

United Way  United Way steps up whenever our communities need us. We’re helping communities affected by COVID-19 all over the world. United Way provides contact information and funds for resources in all areas that can help with financial assistance, bill assistance, food assistance, etc… Please visit the website to search for available resources and to learn […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Fort Worth Food Assistance

The Lunch Box has ceased all operations and closed to the public for the time being. However, each weekday they are handing out 250 free lunches to anyone in need, including first responders, healthcare workers, laid-off service industry, or anyone who could use a free meal. Each lunch comes with a sandwich, chips, fruit, and cookie. […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Fort Worth Restaurant Employee Relief Fund

RESTAURANT EMPLOYEE RELIEF FUND The Fort Worth Food + Wine Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable foundation committed to supporting Fort Worth’s culinary community. As of March 23, 2020, we are temporarily shifting our focus to include a relief fund to provide $100,000 in emergency assistance to employees of restaurants and/or bars (with food service) […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Credit Card Bills

Several credit card companies are offering customer assistance amid coronavirus hardship including flexible bill payments and waived late fees.   Please visit the report below for a list of companies and then visit the card company’s site directly for more information about the assistance.   URL: https://www.cnbc.com/select/credit-card-issuers-offer-customer-assistance-amid-coronavirus-financial-hardship/        

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Unemployment Benefits

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update: The federal government is allowing new options for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits related to COVID-19. For example, federal law allows states to pay benefits where: An employer temporarily ceases operations due to COVID-19, preventing employees from coming to work; An individual is quarantined with the expectation of […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Food Assistance

In response to COVID-19 relief assistance, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service is has several programs to help serve those in need.   Congregate Meal Waivers – regarding summer meal programs Pandemic EBT– children who would receive free or reduced price meals if not for school closures are eligible to receive assistance under this provision National […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – School Loans

To provide relief to student loan borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency, on March 13, 2020, it was announced that all loans owned by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) will have interest waived. That includes Direct Loans, as well as Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program loans held by ED. When […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – HUD

As of March 18, 2020, Federal Housing Administration (FHA) to implement an immediate foreclosure and eviction moratorium for single family homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages for the next 60 days. The guidance issued  applies to homeowners with FHA-insured Title II Single Family forward and Home Equity Conversion (reverse) mortgages, and directs mortgage services to: Halt all new foreclosure actions […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Spectrum Internet

In an effort to ensure Americans have necessary access to online resources, qualifying households with students can get 60 days of FREE access with a Spectrum Internet account. Available for households with K-12 or college students Limited to new accounts who do not already have a Spectrum Internet subscription Installation fees will be waived In addition, Spectrum […]

Christian Community Assistance

Christian Community Assistance offers assistance with food and clothing.  To schedule an appointment for services please call (817)921-9622. https://www.ccaftworth.org/ 1903 W. Bowie Street Fort Worth, 76110

Parker County Center of Hope

The Parker County Center of Hope offers the following services: Food Pantry Meals:  The dining room is open Monday-Thursday from 10am-2pm. Financial Assistance: Primarily helps with paying a portion of a utility bill. Medical Assistance:  Helps families with prescription needs and co-pays for minor medical emergencies. Dental Assistance:  Kingdom Smiles is the only program in Parker […]

Christian Center of Ft. Worth/Leah Vanzant Community Life Center

The Leah Vanzant Community Life Center serves the community free groceries every Tuesday and free clothing every Wednesday from 9am-11am.  The Christian Center of Ft. Worth also offers a free meal on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day (free gifts are given to every child in attendance–free groceries, clothing, and winter coats are also offered). http://ccofw.org/outreach/ 4301 […]

Neighborhood Needs

Neighborhood Needs provides food and clothing to the following zip codes:  76132, 76133, 76134, 76123, 76109, 76110, and 76115.  They are open on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 10am-11:30am.  You are eligible to receive food and other items once per month.  You must bring your ID and your Neighborhood Needs gold card. http://www.altamesa.org/connect/ministries/neighborhood-needs/ 6717 S. Hulen […]

First United Methodist Church-Hurst

This church participates in a mobile food pantry on the second Friday of each month.  It takes place from 9am-11am. https://www.fumchurst.org/connect/missions/opportunities-to-serve/ 521 W. Pipeline Road Hurst, 76053 (817)282-7384

Granbury First United Methodist Church

This church has a food pantry that is open Monday-Thursday from 12pm-4pm. https://www.fumcgranbury.org/food/ 301 Loop 567 Granbury, 76048 (817)573-5573

Household of Faith Charities

Household of Faith Charities has a food pantry that takes place every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month. They also offer a summer camp for ages 4-14.  The camp is usually offered from the beginning of June through the beginning of August.  The tuition is free but there is a $100 registration fee.  For […]

St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church

St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church has a food pantry.  It is open every Monday and Wednesday from 10am-1pm.  Prepacked bags are available with all sorts of staple foods.  You can fill out a registration code and then stop by once a month at your convenience. https://saintandrews.umcchurches.org/missions/ 2045 S.E. Green Oaks Blvd. Arlington, TX (817)465-3043

Community Food Bank

Our mission is to fight hunger and poverty by providing food, education, programs, and resources to families in a dignified, personal and timely manner without zip code restrictions. As a food pantry, we provide food directly to those in need. Address: 3000 Galvez Avenue Fort Worth, TX 76111 Phone: 817-924-3333   Food Pantry Hours: Monday – Thursday from  […]

University Baptist Church

University Baptist Church provides Mission House Food Bank. When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to 11:00am Where: 2720 Wabash Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76109 Phone: 817-926-3318 URL: https://ubcfortworth.org/event/1220349-2019-10-15-mission-house-food-bank/    

North Texas Food Bank

You can use this website to locate your nearest food pantry.  You can also call (214)330-1396 for further assistance.  North Texas Food Bank can also offer information about applying SNAP (food stamps). https://www.ntfb.org/FoodAssistance

Beautiful Feet Ministries

Praise and Worship  Daily Bible Study (Monday through Sunday at 9:00am) Daily Chapel Service (Monday through Saturday at 11:00am) Church Services (Sundays at 6:30am & 9:00am) Street Light Service (Wednesdays at 7:00pm) *Transportation provided for Sunday services and for Street Light service. The Beautiful Feet Bus picks up on Sunday mornings between 7:30am – 8:15am […]

Operation First Response (OFR)

OFR assists wounded, injured and critically ill Service Members and Disabled Veterans from all branches. Military Assistance Program – We serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from: rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, […]

Safe Kids Worldwide

Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries, the number one cause of death to children in the United States. Throughout the world, almost 1 million children die of injuries each year. Areas We Work In Home Cars and Road Sports and Play This resource provides free infant car […]

BeAnElf.org

BeAnElf.org’s volunteers buy gifts for children with fewer privileges than other kids. At participating United States Postal Services (USPS) postal branches, volunteers select one or more letters to Santa. To protect children, postal workers will have removed the children’s return addresses, and replaced them with a number. Address your letter Santa c/o Operation Santa Add […]

Hope Supply Co.

OUR MISSION We meet the critical needs of homeless and at-risk children across North Texas by providing necessities including diapers, clothing, school supplies, toys and programs to enhance their lives.   Address: 10480 Shady Trail, Suite 104 Dallas, TX 75220 Phone: 866-887-1724 or 214-630-5765 URL: https://hopesupplyco.org/contact  

Honor Veterans Now

How and Where We Serve In the near term, HVN is committed to feeding veterans across only Texas battling hunger by funding a hot meal each day through local and national meal providers.  In the long term, we hope to expand our reach to feed struggling veterans in need across America.   Key criteria for […]

Patriot House Transitional Housing for Veterans

Patriot House  provides a semi-private, transitional housing program for homeless veterans, which will prepare veterans for permanent, independent housing within 24 months. There are 32 units of Veterans Affairs grant per diem program housing within the Patriot House facility and an add additional 32 beds of Veteran’s Program Grant Per Diem. Please contact the center […]

The Family Place

The Family Place is here to empower you to escape from family violence and become a survivor. Whether the abuse you suffer is physical, emotional, verbal or financial, we provide a safe place to heal and the counseling and resources you need to start down the path to independence. All services are free and offered […]

Liberty House Homeless Shelter

Liberty House is a safe haven for homeless veterans faced with Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome and substance dependency where they will receive supportive services leading to residential stability, increased income and greater self determination. The program will focus on: • Recovery • Employment • Community reintegration Address: 1501 E. EL Paso, Bldg. B Fort Worth, TX 76102 Phone: 817-569-4300 […]

True Worth Place

We’re a comprehensive resource center and day shelter in Fort Worth providing guests who are currently experiencing homelessness with access to help, hope and respect. Restrooms, showers, toiletries, laundry facilities and lunch A mailing address, telephones and temporary storage Computer access Educational, employment and enrichment programs Case management A safe place for the day Address: 1513 […]

Opening Doors for Women In Need

At Opening Doors for Women In Need, we facilitate a tailored reentry program that helps women navigate successfully through the integration process of returning from incarceration; starting by providing a safe, clean housing facility geared to help prevent women from returning to an environment that may contribute to further criminal behavior; also making available support systems that help the women […]

WestAid

Serving Our Community One gap bag can be given once to people living outside the area codes WestAid serves in emergency situations such as unexpected loss of job, theft, illnesses, death of a loved one, and other temporary crises. Monthly Food Assistance People who qualify are able to “shop” in our pantry once every three […]

I Can Still Shine

Mission: The “I Can Still Shine Program” is a faith-based, safe, supportive center for women and children from all walks of life, with no exceptions. We provide our clients the opportunity to choose safety over domestic violence and drug abuse.   We offer a new start to our women and children. In 2018 we celebrate 24 years of helping battered women […]

Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County

UNION GOSPEL MISSION OF TARRANT COUNTY IS A LOCAL UNITED CHRISTIAN ORGANIZATION AND MINISTRY DEDICATED TO PROVIDING LOVE, HOPE, RESPECT, AND A NEW BEGINNING FOR THE HOMELESS, OFFERING A HOLISTIC PROGRAM OF CARE THAT LEADS TO TRUE, LASTING HEALING. Men’s Program Admission Requirements: Male 18 years of age or older Capable of independent living throughout their […]

DRC Community Resources to End Homelessness

Our Mission The mission of the DRC is to provide respectful, responsible and effective community-based solutions to help individuals and families emerge from homelessness as productive, healthy people. If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness, please come by the center or contact them. This resource has several solutions to assist with helping obtain long […]

Meadowbrook First Baptist Church

Meadowbrook First Baptist Church provides a food store called Harvest Time Food Pantry. Harvest Time Food Pantry was established in 2008, with a vision to provide food and clothing for the needy. We have partnered with and became a member of the United Way 211 program in 2008. During the summer months when children are […]

Center for Transforming Lives

Housing Services ​Emergency Shelter for Women We serve unaccompanied women at least 18 years of age who are: Victim of a crime/abuse; AND At imminent risk of homelessness, living in a place not meant for human habitation, or  fleeing domestic violence Referrals are accepted by email or phone. (You can download the application on the […]

Homeless Crisis Helpline – Dallas Area

Call 1-888-411-6802 if you are a family with children experiencing a homeless crisis. If we are assisting another person in need, please leave a message or complete our online help form found here. Either of these actions will trigger our team’s response.

USA.GOV: Benefits, Grants and Loans – All Campuses

USA.GOV Learn about government programs that provide financial help for individuals and organizations. Affordable Rental Housing Get help finding rental assistance or public housing. Benefits Learn about federal government programs, including unemployment benefits, and how to find which ones are available to you. Financial Aid for Students Learn about getting help paying for school. Food […]

First United Methodist Church-Bedford

Project H.E.L.P. (His Eternal Love Proclaimed) is a ministry of FUMC Bedford. Our mission as a food pantry is to show Christ’s love by helping those in need in our community and beyond. Project H.E.L.P. is open on Tuesdays from 9 am until 12:30 pm. http://www.fumcbedford.com 1245 Bedford Road Bedford, 76021 (817)283-5536

Arlington Seventh-day Adventist Church

This church has a food pantry 2 times a month, usually the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 10:45 am-2:30 pm. https://arlingtonadventist.com/outreach/ 4409 Pleasantview Drive Arlington, 76017 (817)483-4837

Martin United Methodist Church

Martin UMC has a community food pantry. Open Hours 1st Thursday of the Month 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Every Saturday 10:00 a.m. – noon https://www.martinmethodist.org/mission 2621 Bedford Road Bedford, 76021 (817)354-9038

St. John the Apostle Parish

St. John the Apostle Parish Social Ministry Department offers the following services: Baby World:  This office is open to clients living in Tarrant County.  They may come once a month for clothing, diapers and infant formula for children from infant through 6 years old.  The parent must have a picture ID and Social Security card or […]

South Central Alliance of Churches

The South Central Alliance provides financial assistance to residents of zip codes 76104, 76109, and 76110.  They provide the following specific types of assistance. Financial Assistance:  They provide one-time emergency help with rent, utility bills and prescription medication (no narcotics or painkillers). Their utility assistance is for  individuals and families experiencing recent verifiable, sudden job loss or […]

Euless First United Methodist Church

The Euless First United Methodist Church serves the Euless, Hurst, and Bedford communities. Food Pantry is open Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon, and the 3rd Sunday of the month from 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. Clients are welcome to come and receive assistance once a month. Clients need to bring a picture ID. Please […]

Community Storehouse

The Community Storehouse offers the following programs: Food Assistance Program:  Families in crisis can receive food throughout the year and additional food when their children are out of school during summer and holiday breaks. Case managers determine eligibility and how often each family receives food. Most families who go to them receive a food voucher straight […]

Grace Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church

This church has a food pantry.  It is open every other Monday from 1pm-3pm and is first come first serve.  You must bring a picture ID and a bill with the same address as the ID. http://gracetemplesda.org/ 4200 East Berry Fort Worth, 76105 (817)534-3366

Fort Worth Hope Center

The Fort Worth Hope Center distributes food on Thursdays to area apartment complexes but on Friday they distribute from the Center.  New clients need to bring a picture ID and proof of residency (utility bill, lease, etc.).  Please call for distribution time. http://www.fwhope.org/food-distribution 3625 East Loop 820 South Fort Worth, 76119 (817)451-6288

Forest Hill Seventh-Day Adventist Church

If you are in need of assistance with food please bring a valid Government issued ID (drivers license, passport, etc,) to the church on the 1st and 3rd Saturday’s between 1:30-2:30pm. After filling out a form you will then be served from the pantry.  http://foresthilltx.adventistchurch.org/ministries/community-service 7224 Forest Hill Drive Forest Hill, 76140 Main number:  (817)293-2553 Forest Hill […]

Harvesting International

Harvesting International has a Brown Bag Program provides supplemental bags of groceries for 500 low-income families and seniors throughout Tarrant County.  First time applicants (no appointment needed) must bring proof of residence, ID, and a completed application.  Please go to the website and click on “Food Application” to download. http://www.himcenter.org/food-programs/ 150 S 6th Ave., Mansfield, 76063 […]

Community Crossroads Outreach Center

Community Crossroads is First Presbyterian Church’s mission outreach center in Fort Worth’s Hemphill neighborhood.  The building houses the following programs: First HAND Ministry:  This ministry offers clothing, food, and household items to those in need.  It is open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12pm-1:30pm. Salt & Light Dental Clinic:  This ministry offers dental care to […]

Eastside Ministries

Eastside Ministries provides food, clothing, and other essential items to those in need.  They will serve anyone once a year but to receive ongoing assistance you must reside in one of the following zip codes:  76103, 76105, 76112, 76120.  New clients must provide some form of ID, proof of any housing expense (rent, mortgage, etc.), […]

Community Link

The Community Link offers food and personal care items at no charge to those in need.  You must live in one of the following zip codes: 76052, 76114, 76131, 76135, 76137, 76177, 76179.  On your first visit to the Pantry, you will be asked to provide verification of income, residency, household members and disability papers if […]

Community Caring Center

The Community Caring Center provides various forms of help for families in need.  Some of those include:  food, clothing and winter coats, household goods, assistance with utilities, emergency dental care, etc.  Please call for further information. http://communitycaringcenter.com 317 Commerce Street Azle, 76020 1-817-270-2962

Arlington Charities

Arlington Charities offers the following services: Mobile food pantry:  This pantry is held on the 4th Friday and 2nd Saturday of each month.  It begins at 9am until all food is distributed.  The mobile pantry location is St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 2405 SE Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, 76018. Food and clothing:  To qualify for […]

Arborlawn United Methodist Church

Arborlawn United Methodist Church offers the following services: Food Pantry:  The pantry is open Tuesday through Thursday from 9am-12pm, in the SAM building. Clothing Room:  The clothing room provides new clothes to people in need.  It is open Tuesday through Thursday from 9am-11:45am. Helping Hands:  Helping Hands provides limited, one-time financial assistance to help people […]

The Crowley House of Hope

The Crowley House of Hope provides medical treatment to uninsured qualified individuals in the 76036 zip code and the Crowley Independent School District.  They offer adult medicine and pediatric care.  The House of Hope also has a Thanksgiving basket giveaway and a Christmas program which provides toys, clothing, and a meal.  The House of Hope’s […]

Mission Stability

Mission Stability is for veterans who are facing an emergency. Apply for help for rent or utilities, including water and electric bills. The non-profit may be able to help pay for school supplies and textbooks for veterans going back to school. Other services, such as case management may be offered too. 1501 E. El Paso Fort […]

Cornerstone Assistance Network

The Cornerstone Assistance Network (CAN) offers the following services: Cornerstone Charitable Clinic:  The clinic provides free comprehensive medical care to uninsured adults. All clinic services are provided by licensed physicians and nurses who volunteer their time at the Cornerstone Clinic and are covered by liability insurance.  Medical students and clinic staff provide a wide variety of services […]

Presbyterian Night Shelter

The Presbyterian Night Shelter welcomes everyone and is the only free shelter in the area without length-of-stay restrictions.  They are open 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.  Their campus includes a shelter that houses homeless adults, with separate facilities for families (women and children), veterans, and those with behavioral disabilities.  They offer warm […]

Arlington Life Shelter

Arlington Life Shelter serves men, women, and children of all ages.  Emergency shelter services are provided for up to three (3) nights and during periods of extreme cold or heat.  It is a good idea to call before you go to the shelter to find out if they have any available space.  They also need to […]

Community Enrichment Center

The Community Enrichment Center (CEC) offers the following services: Domestic Violence program:  This program provides long-term housing and care for victims of domestic violence and their children. The program’s goals are to help victims heal and successfully transition to a healthy life away from violence and abuse.  Please call them at 817-281-1133 to seek guidance or […]

Martin Community Pantry-Martin United Methodist Church

This pantry provides food and household items to the Bedford Community. Open Hours 1st Thursday of the Month 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Every Saturday 10:00 a.m. – noon http://www.martinmethodist.org/mission 2621 Bedford Road Bedford, 76021 (817)354-9038

First United Methodist Church

First Street Methodist Mission provides food assistance for families and individuals, including groceries for those with a residence and proper documentation. Wednesdays & Thursdays | 10:00 am – 1:00 pm To receive groceries, please be sure to bring the following documentation: Picture identification for all adults in the household One of the following for Proof of […]

Christian Connection at St. Michael Catholic Church

Christian Connection is one of the social ministry outreach programs of St. Michael Catholic Church helping individuals living in the cities of Bedford and Euless.  Funded by contributions from their parishioners, Christian Connection provides temporary, emergency assistance for rent, utilities, minor miscellaneous expense and minor car repair. Pharmacy, gas and food vouchers are available.  Assistance is limited to twice […]

Arlington Urban Ministries

Arlington Urban Ministries (AUM) offers the following assistance (all assistance is for Arlington residents only): Utility Assistance:  The utility assistance application can be completed online.  Just go to the homepage and click on the red button to the right. Rental Assistance:  For rental assistance please call the office for more information.  Requirements include an income […]

Broadway Baptist Church

Broadway Baptist Church has a food and clothing ministry.  In partnership with the Tarrant Area Food Bank, they set up four lines in their west parking lot to give away items like frozen meat, yogurt, juice, fresh produce, bread, and desserts.  The food pantry is held on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 8:30am-10:30am. They […]

Saint Andrew Catholic Parish

The Saint Andrew Catholic Parish has a food pantry.  The hours are below: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 noon – 2:00 PM Wednesday Evening 6:30 PM -7:30 PM https://standrewcc.org/food-pantry-outreach-1 (817)927-5383 x. 2123 3312 Dryden Road Fort Worth, 76109

NEED (North East Emergency Distribution)

Need’s focus and efforts are targeted to families living in the 13 Northeast Tarrant County zip codes in our service area. NEED East is located at 424 W. Bedford-Euless Road, Hurst TX 76053 and serves people residing in zip codes 76021, 76022, 76039, 76040, 76053, and 76054. Their hours are Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.to 3 p.m. […]

RentAssistance.us

RentAssistance.us RentAssistance provides a directory of rental assistance agencies and organizations that will help you pay your rent. Some listings are government organizations.  Other are non-profits and charities that offer rental assistance programs.  Each organization has its own eligibility rules and conditions, and you are encouraged to call directly to find out what you need […]

Christian Community Action (CCA)

Christian Community Action’s Crisis Management Services are designed to meet the immediate, critical needs of families or individuals during crisis. This is done through services designed to assist families in overcoming challenges of changes to the family structure, unemployment or under-employment, major illness, or any situation that limits a family’s stability. These services seek to […]

Tarrant County Human Services

http://access.tarrantcounty.com/en/human-services/categories.html Tarrant County Department of Human Services (TCDHS) is the County’s temporary financial assistance program. The mission of TCDHS is to provide social services and economic assistance to individuals and families. Financial assistance is provided to eligible households for burials, cremations, rent, mortgage, utilities, food & hygiene items, and transportation on a limited basis. Homeless […]

Jay’s House

We are a spiritual faith-based home providing human services and opportunities for individual and community development. Helping Our People Exceed.  A group home for adults who need help transitioning from a structured home to one of their own. 2740 Avenue K (794.83 mi) Fort Worth, Texas 76105 Get Directions (817) 413-4303

khadijah’s House

Khadijah’s House offers safe residential housing to the Muslim women and children need to be sheltered, protected, nurtured and cultivated in the way of their religious conscience without obstacles generally experienced in secular and/or other faith-based women’s services. Contact us at 817-535-2323 for more information. Supported Languages English

Parker House – Sufa Projects

    5601 Bridge Street, Fort Worth, TX, 76112 (Get Directions)   Parker House provides residential housing to the homeless men in need. For more information please call us at 817-586-4470 info@humafaith.org

Huma-Faith – Sufa Project

  http://www.humafaith.org/ Huma-Faith is a grass root non-profit interfaith organization that aims to address an array of social ills that negatively affect our society. Our mission is to be a catalyst for individuals pursuing congruency between their character and religious belief through transcendence in spiritual ethics. Homelessness isn’t seasonal, which is why Huma-Faith provides transitional housing […]

HUD – Ft Worth Housing Authority

https://www.fwhs.org/   Public housing was established to provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Public housing comes in all sizes and types, from scattered single family houses to high-rise apartments for elderly families. Public Housing is limited to low-income families and individuals. A Housing Authority determines […]

Oxford House, Inc.

Oxford House is a concept in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Oxford House describes a democratically run, self-supporting and drug free home. The number of residents in a House may range from six to fifteen; there are houses for men, houses for women and houses which accept women with children. Oxford Houses flourish in […]

Mercy Housing

https://www.mercyhousing.org/   Mercy Housing is one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations. We participate in the development, preservation, management and/or financing of affordable, program-enriched housing across the country. Mercy Housing gives a home to low-income families, seniors, individuals and people with special needs by providing them with the full spectrum of affordable housing, including […]

Fort Worth Affordable Housing

Fort Worth Housing Solutions (FWHS) is building vibrant and sustainable communities that improve the quality of life for the families it serves through the purchase, acquisition, and construction of affordable housing. Properties are managed by private management firms and serve a mix of incomes in which some residents receive direct rental subsidy and others do […]

SAMARITAN HOUSE

The mission of Samaritan House is to create a supportive community providing housing and resources for positive change in the lives of persons living with HIV/AIDS and other special needs. Our single-room occupancy (SRO) facility providing comprehensive, intensive supportive services including medical case management, social work case management, transportation assistance, substance abuse counseling, nutrition counseling, […]

Foodpantries.org

This website allows you to search for food pantries in your area.  You can search by your state and then your city. http://www.foodpantries.org

ShelterListings.Org – Find Shelter & Housing

Mission Statement To help the needy find shelter and assistance. This nation is going through tough times and providing a helping hand can help make the world a better place. URL: https://www.shelterlistings.org/ SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND SHELTERS Homeless Shelters Supportive Housing Housing for Low Income Halfway Housing Transitional Housing Day Shelters Low Cost Housing TYPES OF SHELTERS […]

Habitat for Humanity -All

Description:  Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat works toward our vision by building strength, stability and self-reliance in partnership with families in […]

National Resource Directory (NRD) for Veterans and Military

National Resource Directory (NRD) The NRD is a resource website that connects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. It provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration. Visitors can find information on a […]

LowIncomeHousing.us

This website allows you to search for affordable rentals and housing options in your area.  Simply go to the website and click on your state and then your city. URL:  http://www.lowincomehousing.us

Homeless Shelter Directory website

This website allows the user to click their location on a map to find a local homeless shelter.  The website also allows you to search for soup kitchens, rent assistance programs, affordable housing, and other useful resources. URL:  http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

Dept of Veterans Affairs – Ft Worth

  Fort Worth Vet Center 6620 Hawk Creek Avenue Westworth Village, TX 76114 The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,240 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,061 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year. Phone – 817-921-9095 […]

Texas Dept of Agriculture – SummerFood.Org

http://www.squaremeals.org/Programs/SummerFeedingPrograms/SummerFeedingInteractiveMap.aspx tel:(877)TEX-MEAL  

Texas Health and Human Services

Choosing quality child care is important, no matter which kind of provider you decide upon.  Please select in the link below for options to best assist you with your search needs. The link below will allow you to search criteria by zip code. http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/ppFacilitySearchDayCare.asp      

The American Legion – Family Support Network

Family Support Network The American Legion’s Family Support Network is ready to provide immediate assistance to service personnel and their families, whose lives have been directly affected by the ongoing global war on terrorism. How the Family Support Network Works SUPPORTING FAMILIES DURING DEPLOYMENT The American Legion recognizes that families of deployed and activated military […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

USDA Child Care Wellness Grant Program – Texas

USDA Child Care Wellness Grants Farm to Child Care The FTC grant projects create connections between local farmers, their fresh produce and the children in the child care setting. FTC grants establish a direct purchasing relationship with a local produce grower to integrate more fresh fruits and vegetables into meals and snacks.   FTC funds […]

USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Programs Available: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) Eligibility & How to Apply Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Participant Eligibility The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) Participant Eligibility Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Am I Eligible for SNAP? How Do I Apply for SNAP? WIC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children) […]

Children and Adult Food Care Program (CACFP) – Texas

    The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) reimburses child care centers, day care home providers, and adult day care centers for part of the cost associated with serving more than 400,000 approved meals and snacks to children and adults in Texas  every day. The goal of the CACFP is to improve and maintain […]

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. Fatherhood.gov is a site for: Dads looking for tips, hints and even deals for […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Mission Arlington Metroplex

  Mission Arlington Metroplex offers the following services: Food, clothing, and personal hygiene items. Financial assistance with rent, utilities, prescriptions, and gas vouchers (provided on a limited basis for someone needing transportation to a job interview). Furniture and Appliances Needs for House and Home:  baby items, bicycles, computers, medical equipment Identification Assistance:  They can provide […]

Suntopia.org / Resources

Suntopia.org Everyone needs a little help sometimes, and Suntopia.org helps people help themselves in times of need. Services include: FOOD                                                  RENTAL ASSISTANCE HOMELESS SHELTERS                EMERGENCY LOANS […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Homeless Shelters Directory

Homeless Shelters Directory Helping the Needy of America. The Homeless Shelter Directory was started as a list of homeless shelters. We now provide listings for the following: Homeless Shelters Homeless Service Organizations Monetary Assistance Transitional Housing Free Clinics (Dental and Medical) Low Cost and Free Treatment Centers Outreach Centers Day Shelters Relief Organizations that can […]

Foodpantries.org

Foodpantries.org  Foodpantries.org have set up this directory of Food Banks, Soup Kitchens, and non-profit organizations committed to fighting hunger. The information is collected manually and is as accurate as possible.  Keeping this free resource updated is a collaborative effort and will benefit families and individuals in need. URL:  https://www.foodpantries.org/ Food Pantries By State Alaska (126) Alabama (375) Arkansas (546) […]

Texas Benefits-applying for SNAP, TANF, healthcare assistance, and WIC

This website offers education regarding SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-“food stamps”), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families), financial assistance with the costs of healthcare, and WIC (Women, Infants, and Children).  The website also offers instruction on applying for these benefits. SNAP:  This benefit offers financial assistance with the cost of food.  In Texas SNAP food […]

Feeding America

Feeding America Feeding America is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS.  Our mission is to feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. URL:  http://www.feedingamerica.org/ Contact the National Office: Address:  35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60601 Phone:  800.771.2303 […]

Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation

Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation Support, Empower and Honor  Texas Guard Families The Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation is a non-profit organization [501(c)(3)] founded in 2004 by a group of existing and former Texas National Guard members with the purpose of supporting the needs of those serving our great State of Texas during […]

NorthTexasFamilies.org

NorthTexasFamilies.org is a comprehensive website where families can find programs, connect to services and apply for benefits. This online resource is a single resource for early childhood programs, education, parenting support, health, food, housing, transit, money, work and legal services. The Zip Code driven search engine allows for location accuracy. There is no comparable tool […]

Northside Community Center – After School Program

  NORTHSIDE COMMUNITY CENTER  The Salvation Army – DFW Metroplex Child Care Program   CONTACT Captain Jana Griffin 3023 NW 24th St. Fort Worth, TX 76164 Phone: (817) 624-3111 Fax: (817) 624-7710 North of downtown Fort Worth is a portion of the city commonly referred to as “Northside.”  The physical and spiritual development of the […]

The Salvation Army DFW- Shelter/Financial Assistance

The Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command   –   8787 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 800   Dallas, Texas 75247 HOMELESS MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN The Salvation Army offers clean, dignified surroundings, where homeless individuals receive meals, counseling, and assistance finding employment. Counselors may also advise the elderly and disabled on applying for Veterans Administration or Social Security benefits. The Salvation […]

Salvation Army – DFW Metroplex Command

The Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command  8787 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 800   Dallas, Texas 75247 The Salvation Army is an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the Gospel of Jesus […]

USDA Commodities – Texas

The purpose of this program is to improve the health and nutritional status of elderly persons, 60 and older, who are vulnerable to malnutrition and are income eligible. USDA provides USDA Food for food packages that are used for home consumption. Local organizations distribute the food packages and provide nutrition education to eligible participants. TDA […]

FOODPANTRIES.ORG – Ft Worth

Fort Worth, Texas Food Pantries   FoodPantries.org works hard to gather dozens of local food pantries, soup kitchens, food shelves and other food help.  Pantry hours,  details and websites are listed on the link –Food Pantries

Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB)

  Tarrant Area Food Bank Our primary feeding program is the distribution of food to our network of hunger-relief charities that provide emergency groceries, meals and snacks to Texans in need.Our social services outreach staff help families and individuals apply for food assistance, financial assistance and healthcare. Dorothy and Norman M. Kronick Building: 2525 Cullen St. […]

Search Texas Childcare

Don’t be in the dark about child care! Before entrusting your child to a daycare, check its state record. This is the official State of Texas website on daycare. Search for Licensed Providers List of Involuntary Suspended License Provider Background Checks Hotline http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/default.asps

Texas Department of Family Services

Help For Parents. Hope For Kids.  It’s not easy being a parent. Here you will learn where to find the help you need to begin your journey towards becoming a healthier, happier family. HelpandHope.org offers many programs to help build better parenting skills.   http://helpandhope.org Parenting Skills Food Clothing Housing Healthcare Child Care Drug / […]

Texas 2-1-1

2-1-1 Texas, a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, is committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or internet, our goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information from state and local health and human services programs. We accomplish this through the work of […]

Union Gospel Mission – Dallas

  UGM is a faith based homeless shelter providing food, beds and clothing to the homeless men, women and children in Dallas County.  In an effort to help break the cycle of homelessness, UGM assists residents with workforce readiness as well as hosting a  licensed childcare center  on-site. Union Gospel Mission Administrative Offices 3211 Irving […]

Family Crisis Hotline – Texas

The Family Violence Program promotes self-sufficiency, safety, and long-term independence of adult victims of family violence, child victims of family violence, and victims of teen dating violence. The program provides emergency shelter and support services to victims and their children, educates the public, and provides training, and prevention support to various agencies. familyviolence2@hhsc.state.tx.us Dallas The Family […]

Texas Assistance for Needy Families

Your Texas Benefits Texas Assistance for Needy Families is designed to provide financial and medical assistance to needy dependent families and the parents or relatives with whom they are living. Helps families with children age 18 and younger. TANF offers month