MEET YOUR STUDENT SUCCESS COORDINATOR, ASHLEY KING

Ashley has lived in Knoxville, Tennessee for most of her life. She loves the Tennessee Vols and East Tennessee. She has her BS Degree in Multidisciplinary Studies from Tennessee Technological University. Since getting her degree, she has been working mostly in the education and social work areas.

SUPPORT RESOURCES IN YOUR AREA…

The following resources have been gathered to provide support in a variety of areas specific to your location. Please use the links below to connect with any number of organizations that can help you stay on track or get the assistance you need. If you feel like we are missing a specific category, feel free to reach out to your Student Success Coordinator to ensure that we are providing the best resources possible to help you achieve your goals.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Program

Trade Adjustment Assistance Program The TAA Program seeks to provide adversely affected workers with opportunities to obtain the skills, credentials, resources, and support necessary to (re)build skills for future jobs. […]

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 […]

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

Vocational Rehabilitation – Texas Workforce

Vocational Rehabilitation – Adults Overview Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services provides services for people with disabilities to help them prepare for, obtain, retain or advance in employment. Eligibility You may […]

SnagAJob.com

Snagajob.com Job search site by city and zip code.  Apply for available jobs online and read helpful job tips. www.snagajob.com 

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 […]

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 […]

Care.com

Description:  Care.com’s premise is simple: Our consumer matching solutions allow families to search for, qualify, vet, connect with, and ultimately select caregivers in a low-cost, reliable and easy way.  Find care.  […]

Work in Texas website

The Work in Texas website helps you build a resume, gives you access to career tools, and is a job search engine.  It is the largest free job matching network […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, […]

Indeed – Resume

Indeed – Free Resume Builder Make Your Resume Make a free resume in minutes using the wizard or upload your own. Get Contacted Make your resume so that employers can […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition […]

KhanAcadmy.Org – Free Online Tutorials

 Khan Academy Tutorials – For free. For everyone. Forever. Our mission is to provide a free, world-class education to anyone, anywhere. Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Brother Bill’s Helping Hand – Dallas

  Brother Bill’s Helping Hand  BBHH has been enriching tghe lives of West Dallas residents by empowering through learning, encouraging thru scholarships, and ensuring the essentials of life. College & […]

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 […]

Purdue Owl

Purdue Owl This go-to guide will help you improve your writing skills immensely in MLA and APA format. Going for writing lessons are expensive and usually not worth the money. […]

CareerOneStop.Org – Career Services for Ex- Offenders

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. A proud partner of the  network. Job Search Help for Ex-Offenders CareerOneStop can aid in your search for a career path following incarceration by identifying […]

U.S. Department of Labor – CareerOneStop.org

your source for career exploration, training & jobs Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. A proud partner of the  network.  http://www.careeronestop.org CareerOneStop offers great information and tools for  job seekers, career […]

Texas Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Texas Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services serves youth and students with disabilities to help prepare for post-secondary education and employment opportunities.  Services are eligibility and need based. Eligibility You may […]

Texas Workforce Commision – Vocational Rehabilitation

Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center The Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center (CCRC) is an innovative, residential vocational rehabilitation training facility that serves adults who are legally blind by helping them learn alternative […]

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 […]

American Camp Association

This resource will allow you to search for 2020 Virtual Camp listings. You can search for available camps using several filters including: free or camps with fees, activity categories and […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Storyline Online

Storyline is a free resource for remote learning during COVID-19 where movie stars read their favorite stories to kids.   URL: https://www.storylineonline.net/      

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Fun Brain

This website allows students to play games while learning Math and Reading Skills. You can choose the activities and games for ages Pre-K through 8th grade.   URL: https://www.funbrain.com/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Experience Great Smoky Mountains National Park at Home through their SmokiEEEs program! Learn online and outside with Park Ranger-led adventures, activities and resources for students of all ages. The website […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – National Geographic Educational Resources

Now, as communities around the world are exploring new ways of teaching and learning at home, we invite you to join us for live broadcasts of Explorer Classroom. In our commitment […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources- Brain POP

Brain POP and Brain POP Jr. have interactive videos, activities and quizzes designed for kids. To assist with learning needs due to COVID-19, the website is offering families to sign […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Google Arts and Culture

Google Arts and Culture Visit this website to explore art collections, take virtual tours of museums around the world, explore places around the world, learn about historical figures and history, […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Simon and Schuster Publishing

Read & Learn with Simon Kids is presented by Simon and Schuster Publishing   The website offers live read-alouds, downloadable activities, curriculum guides and more.   URL: https://simonandschusterpublishing.com/readandlearn/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Sesame Street Educational Resources

In response to COVID-19, Sesame Street is offering educational videos for children about safe hand washing, caring for each other and more. URL: https://www.sesamestreet.org/caring  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Imagination Library Bedtime Stories with Dolly Parton Goodnight with Dolly is a 10-week special series of weekly videos featuring Dolly Parton reading select Imagination Library books. The weekly read aloud […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Kennedy Space Center Educational Resources

The Kennedy Space Center is having live presentations on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on Facebook Live at 9:30am Eastern Standard Time for younger children and 1:00pm Eastern Standard Time for […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Read Alouds

Authors who are planning new read-alouds and lessons are sharing their schedules in a Google Doc created by literacy advocate Olivia Van Ledtje. Please visit the link below for the […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Free Online Homeschool Curriculum

Calvert Homeschool Due to the Coronavirus Crisis, Calvert’s is offering FREE curriculum for the first 3 months. Use Code: CALVERT90 Calvert’s has curriculum for grades K-2 and 3-12 with media-rich […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Home-Schooling Resources

Due to the Coronavirus Crisis, The TODAY Show has provided home-school tips and free resources to assist. Please visit the link below for ideas for activities, tips and other resources. […]

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, […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

Readers 2 Leaders

Readers 2 Leaders offers a summer camp to students entering kindergarten through 5th grade in the school year following the summer.  Priority enrollment is for students enrolled in Team Read […]

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 […]

City of Dallas-Office of Community Care

Child Care Assistance, which is a component of the Child Care Services program, is designed to assist the “working poor” or full-time students with the cost of child care for […]

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 […]

Circle of Support

Circle of Support has a free Summer program for children in South Dallas.  It is an eight-week program for students entering pre-kindergarten through 9th grade. http://www.circleofsupportdallas.com/ The website does not […]

Dallas ISD Pre-K program

Dallas ISD Pre-K is free to students who meet certain eligibility requirements. A child must be three or four years old on or before September 1st to be eligible.  The […]

Child Care Bridge Fund

**This program is for families currently on the Dallas County and Tarrant County waiting list for CCMS.** Qualifications include: 1-Resident of Dallas or Tarrant County. 2-Female attending school full-time or […]

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 […]

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 […]

Head Start for Greater Dallas

  Head Start of Greater Dallas (HSGD) offers free, high quality child development services to income eligible families with children ages 0-5 years old. HSGD is child-focused learning but also […]

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 […]

Texas Rising Star

This is a great website to check the quality of a child care center or home based childcare provider.   All child care centers and home based child care providers in […]

Care.com

Description:  Care.com’s premise is simple: Our consumer matching solutions allow families to search for, qualify, vet, connect with, and ultimately select caregivers in a low-cost, reliable and easy way.  Find care.  […]

HelpandHope.org

  Help For Parents. Hope For Kids.   Child Safety Tips Keeping their children safe is every parent’s first concern. But, it’s a dangerous world out there! Use our parenting tips, videos, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

National Parent Helpline

National Parent Helpline Being a parent is a critically important job, 24 hours a day. It’s not always easy. Call the National Parent Helpline® to get emotional support from a trained […]

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 […]

ChildCareAware.Org – Dallas

  Want to learn more about child care in your state? Need help paying for food or health care? Choosing child care is one of the most important decisions families […]

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                      […]

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 […]

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 […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy […]

The Ikandy Foundation

The Ikandy Foundation’s mission is to provide empowerment, resources and leadership opportunities to our next generation of leaders, from all walks of life to believe, to achieve and to succeed. […]

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 […]

Childcare Center.us-National child care center search engine

This is a national website that allows parents to search for area child care centers, home daycares, and nannies/sitters.  The site allows you to narrow your search by zip code, […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, […]

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 […]

Brother Bill’s Helping Hand – Dallas

  Brother Bill’s Helping Hand  BBHH has been enriching tghe lives of West Dallas residents by empowering through learning, encouraging thru scholarships, and ensuring the essentials of life. College & […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Dallas

  Our focus is to safely and effectively pair ONE volunteer (“Big”) with ONE child (“Little”) in one of three core mentoring programs. Each mentoring relationship (“match”) is monitored and […]

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 […]

Early Head Start @Garland

Early Head Start @ Garland by Head Start of Greater Dallas, Inc.   5.35 miles away  from Dallas  campus   4580 W Buckingham Rd, Garland, TX, 75042 (Get Directions) hours: 07:00 AM – 05:30 […]

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 […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

Description:  Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children realize their potential and build their futures.  They nurture children and strengthen communities.  They Operate under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability […]

ChildCareGroup – Dallas

We provide our nationally recognized model of care—Relationship-Centered Child Care® or RC3®—at our seven Head Start and/or Early Head Start centers for little or no cost to low-income families. Among our […]

Office of the Head Start – Dallas

OHS manages grant funding and oversees local agencies providing Head Start services. Head Start promotes school readiness of children under 5 from low-income families through education, health, social and other […]

Early Head Start Program – Dallas

Head Start of Greater Dallas serves more than 4,400 low-income, preschool age children, and their families at 46 center locationsthroughout Dallas County. Of these centers, three are Early Head Start Centers and […]

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated […]

Texas Workforce Commission – Texas Child Care Solutions

Developed by the Texas Workforce Commission, the purpose of Texas Child Care Solutions is to provide parents and child care providers access to resources and information to assist them in […]

Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards (TCCWB)

    Founded in 1978, the Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards’ (TCCWB) mission is to support a statewide network of volunteers concerned with the welfare of children, especially those […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

BOYS and GIRLS CLUBS of GREATER DALLAS

B&G Clubs of Greater Dallas are  serve a membership base of more than 6,000 youth annually, providing programs based on physical, emotional, cultural and social needs, and the interests of boys […]

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 […]

Operation Homefront

Their goal is to be the provider of choice for short-term and Critical Financial Assistance, long-term stability and recurring support programs to military families. SHORT-TERM CRITICAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE (RELIEF) Critical […]

COVID-19 Resources: PC’s for People

https://www.pcsforpeople.org/get-technology/ https://www.pcsforpeople.org/get-technology/

American Camp Association

This resource will allow you to search for 2020 Virtual Camp listings. You can search for available camps using several filters including: free or camps with fees, activity categories and […]

Dollywood Pre K Imagination Free Season Pass

Free Pre-K Imagination Season Pass Children born in 2015 or 2016 can visit Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country for free all season long with a Pre-K Imagination Season Pass. This […]

COVID-19- Relief Resources – Dallas Public Library

The Dallas Public Library is temporarily closed, but still offers a variety of services online. Services Include: Resume Assistance, information about filing for unemployment benefits, job sites, job listings and […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – U-HAUL

U-HAUL Offers 30 Days Free Self- Storage amid Coronavirus Outbreak The free month applies to new customers with college IDs and is a limited-time offer subject to availability. Please visit […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Texas Diaper Bank

Texas Diaper Bank: The organization continues to assist babies, seniors and others during the COVID 19 outbreak with diapers and other needed items.   Please visit the website for more […]

COVID-19- Relief Resources – JOANN Face Mask Kits

MOST JOANN STORES are participating in the Take and Make masks with donated fabric and guidance. This is a free kit with supplies to make your own face mask. Due […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Free Face Masks Online

Two online retailers are offering to mail free face masks to your home. Flexispot and DHVANI   Please visit the website below for more information regarding ordering information.   URL: https://www.kxan.com/news/simplehealth/medical/two-places-to-get-free-face-masks-online/ […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Polar Bears International Educational Resources

Polar Bears International The Polar Bears International website has developed a curriculum for kids that provides educational information about polar bears that includes: live chats with scientists, the polar bear […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – American Museum of Natural History

Welcome to OLogy! A science website for kids from the American Museum of Natural History. The website provides educational games, activities and learning videos and live streams covering a variety […]

COVID-19- Relief Resources – The Weather Channel

We Love Weather is provided by The Weather Channel and provides educational information. This resource has weather activities for kids, step by step experiments and educational videos with experiments regarding […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – California Science Center

The California Science Center has provided easy to follow science activities for children as well as live science videos and more through their “Stuck at Home Science”. The site posts […]

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources: National Low Income Housing Coalition- State and Local Rental Assistance Search

URL:  https://nlihc.org/rental-assistance

COVID-19 Resources: List of Museums, Zoos and Theme Parks Offering Virtual Tours

Description:  “Walk” through some of the world’s most prestigious cultural institutions, like The Met and The American Museum of Natural History, then go for a “ride” on Disney’s new Frozen rollercoaster with the […]

COVID-19 Resources: Virtual Exhibits for Online Learning and Fun- Cleveland

Description:  A list of museums, art galleries, zoos, and aquariums that give children a chance to learn by virtual visiting. URL:  https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/families-and-individuals/resources-for-parents-and-families/Virtual-Exhibits-Online-Learning-and-Fun

COVID-19- Relief Resources – Walt Disney Fireworks

Walt Disney World and Disneyland have been closed since March 14 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Disney Magic Moments shared a “virtual viewing” of the “Happily Ever After” fireworks show […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Virtual Games for Kids

MommyPoppins.com – has provided information about virtual activities and games for children of all ages to play with their friends. The website provides virtual games that can be accessed using […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – East Tennessee Job Opportunities

WATE news has provided a list of business that are currently hiring in the East Tennessee area. The website is updated regularly with new information. Please visit their site for […]

COVID-19 Resources: SingleCare Free Prescription Discount Card

URL:  https://www1.singlecare.com/rescare

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Storyline Online

Storyline is a free resource for remote learning during COVID-19 where movie stars read their favorite stories to kids.   URL: https://www.storylineonline.net/      

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Fun Brain

This website allows students to play games while learning Math and Reading Skills. You can choose the activities and games for ages Pre-K through 8th grade.   URL: https://www.funbrain.com/  

COVID-19 Resources: National Domestic Violence Hotline

URL:  https://www.thehotline.org/help/

COVID-19 Resources: Veterans Crisis Line

Call 800-273-8255 or text 838255 URL:  https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

COVID-19 Resources: Crisis Textline

Text TALK to 741741 URL:  https://www.crisistextline.org/  

COVID-19 Resources: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Call 800-273-8255 or Chat with Lifeline URL:  https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

COVID-19 Resources: Substance Abuse & Mental Heath Services Administration- Disaster Distress Helpline

Substance Abuse & Mental Heath Services Administration:  Disaster Distress Helpline Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 URL:  https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Free Offers for Healthcare Workers and First Responders

Starbucks announced on March 25 that the chain would give out free coffee to anyone who identifies as a front-line responder to the pandemic through May 3. The free coffee must be […]

COVID-19 – Relief Resources – Free Meal Sites for Children

The East Baton Rouge Parish School System’s Child Nutrition Department will be serving free breakfast and lunch at multiple school sites across the parish beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020, between […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Experience Great Smoky Mountains National Park at Home through their SmokiEEEs program! Learn online and outside with Park Ranger-led adventures, activities and resources for students of all ages. The website […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Amazon Prime for Kids

Amazon is now offering free access to some of its Prime programming for kids. You don’t need to be an Amazon Prime subscriber, but you will need to create an Amazon account […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – National Geographic Educational Resources

Now, as communities around the world are exploring new ways of teaching and learning at home, we invite you to join us for live broadcasts of Explorer Classroom. In our commitment […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – State Farm

In response to COVID-19, State Farm’s “State Farm Good Neighbor Relief” is returning $2 billion dividend to Mutual auto insurance customers. The website says that “On average most customers will […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources- Brain POP

Brain POP and Brain POP Jr. have interactive videos, activities and quizzes designed for kids. To assist with learning needs due to COVID-19, the website is offering families to sign […]

COVID-19 Resources: Path to Government Benefits

URL:  https://www.benefits.gov/help/faq/Coronavirus-resources

COVID-19 Resource: Homeless Shelter Directory

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

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Google Arts and Culture

Google Arts and Culture Visit this website to explore art collections, take virtual tours of museums around the world, explore places around the world, learn about historical figures and history, […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Simon and Schuster Publishing

Read & Learn with Simon Kids is presented by Simon and Schuster Publishing   The website offers live read-alouds, downloadable activities, curriculum guides and more.   URL: https://simonandschusterpublishing.com/readandlearn/  

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Sesame Street Educational Resources

In response to COVID-19, Sesame Street is offering educational videos for children about safe hand washing, caring for each other and more. URL: https://www.sesamestreet.org/caring  

COVID-19 Articles: 3 Steps you can take to stay healthy during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

URL:  https://nutrition.org/making-health-and-nutrition-a-priority-during-the-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic/

COVID-19 Articles: Simple Vegan Recipes to Try During the Quarantine

URL:  https://www.peta.org/living/food/simple-vegan-recipes/

COVID- 19 Articles: Avoid Cabin Fever With These 125 Ideas to Keep Kids Entertained During the Coronavirus Crisis

URL:  https://parade.com/1009774/stephanieosmanski/things-to-do-with-kids-during-coronavirus-quarantine/

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Imagination Library Bedtime Stories with Dolly Parton Goodnight with Dolly is a 10-week special series of weekly videos featuring Dolly Parton reading select Imagination Library books. The weekly read aloud […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Kennedy Space Center Educational Resources

The Kennedy Space Center is having live presentations on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on Facebook Live at 9:30am Eastern Standard Time for younger children and 1:00pm Eastern Standard Time for […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Read Alouds

Authors who are planning new read-alouds and lessons are sharing their schedules in a Google Doc created by literacy advocate Olivia Van Ledtje. Please visit the link below for the […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Free Online Homeschool Curriculum

Calvert Homeschool Due to the Coronavirus Crisis, Calvert’s is offering FREE curriculum for the first 3 months. Use Code: CALVERT90 Calvert’s has curriculum for grades K-2 and 3-12 with media-rich […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Home-Schooling Resources

Due to the Coronavirus Crisis, The TODAY Show has provided home-school tips and free resources to assist. Please visit the link below for ideas for activities, tips and other resources. […]

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

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

COVID-19 Article: Coronavirus (COVID-19): Social Distancing With Children

URL:  https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/coronavirus-social-distancing.html

COVID-19 Article: Tips for Families: Coronavirus

URL:  https://www.zerotothree.org/resources/3210-tips-for-families-coronavirus

COVID-19 Article: 8 Tips for Working From Home With Kids During COVID-19

URL:  https://www.yalemedicine.org/stories/8-tips-work-at-home-with-kids-covid-19/

COVID-19 Article: Working and Learning from Home During the COVID-19 Outbreak

URL:  https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/Working-and-Learning-from-Home-During-the-COVID-19-Outbreak.aspx

COVID-19 Articles: Family Activities to Do During COVID-19

URL:  https://loganhealth.org/prod/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/What-to-do-at-home-with-your-kids-during-COVID-2019.pdf

COVID-19 Article: Mental health considerations for children quarantined because of COVID-19

URL:   https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanchi/article/PIIS2352-4642(20)30096-1/fulltext

COVID-19 Article: Stress and Coping

Description: The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping […]

COVID-19 Article: How to Maintain a Positive State of Mind During the COVID-19 Pandemic

How to Maintain a Positive State of Mind During the COVID-19 Pandemic https://www.indeed.com/hire/c/info/maintain-a-positive-state-of-mind?hl=en&cc=US

COVID-19 Resource: FindHelp

FindHelp Find food assistance, help paying bills, and other free or reduced cost programs, including new programs for the COVID-19 pandemic by zip code:  https://findhelp.org/

COVID-19 Article: COVID-19 Is Coinciding With a Loneliness Epidemic

COVID-19 Is Coinciding With a Loneliness Epidemic Description:  Emotional health. URL:   https://www.govexec.com/management/2020/03/covid-19-coinciding-loneliness-epidemic/164153/

COVID-19 Article: A Parent’s Guide to Working from Home with Kids

A Parent’s Guide to Working from Home with Kids https://www.indeed.com/career-advice/career-development/working-from-home-with-kids

COVID-19 Article: 7 Healthy Tips for a Better Night Sleep

7 Healthy Tips for a Better Night Sleep https://blog.ed.ted.com/2016/08/23/7-healthy-tips-for-a-better-nights-sleep/?fbclid=IwAR2KLWjiE4JOHhB7LsLplCuc3sMju4Zy-x_K-dP1w7naWb1FSSURfiKgNIQ

COVID-19: Get Your Home Ready

Description: This interim guidance is to help household members plan for community transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) encourages […]

COVID-19 Article: How soap kills the coronavirus

How soap kills the coronavirus https://ed.ted.com/best_of_web/wy0p8edN  

COVID-19 Resources- Project K!d

Description: PROJECT K!D is dedicated to offering families creative and inventive ways to spend unplugged time with kids. From DIY crafts to party ideas to home décor solutions, we mix traditional craft […]

COVID-19 Article: Homeschooling Through COVID-19

Homeschooling Through COVID-19 Description: The Coalition for Responsible Home Education is offering resources to help families navigate their children’s education through this pandemic. On this page you’ll find recommendations for utilizing […]

COVID-19 Resources: Public Utility Commission of Texas

Description: Public Utility Commission’s response to economic hardship due to COVID-19. URL:  https://www.puc.texas.gov/ Frequently Asked Questions: URL:  http://www.puc.texas.gov/images/facts/PUCTX-COVID19-FAQ-FAQ.pdf

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for […]

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

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 […]

PENFED Foundation

Our Mission Our mission is to provide service members, veterans, their families and support networks with the skills and resources they need to build a strong financial future. The Foundation […]

Sorenson Video Relay Service

Description: Sorenson Video Relay Service® (SVRS®) is a free, 24-hour service that enables users to place and receive calls through a professional American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter via a videophone and a high-speed […]

Vocational Rehabilitation Services- Dallas

Description:  TWC vocational rehabilitation services for people with physical or cognitive disabilities, including blindness or visual impairment. URL:  https://twc.texas.gov/jobseekers/vocational-rehabilitation-services Phone Number: 800-628-5115

Vocational Rehabilitation – Texas Workforce

Vocational Rehabilitation – Adults Overview Workforce Solutions Vocational Rehabilitation Services provides services for people with disabilities to help them prepare for, obtain, retain or advance in employment. Eligibility You may […]

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 […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Relief Resources – State Farm

In response to COVID-19, State Farm’s “State Farm Good Neighbor Relief” is returning $2 billion dividend to Mutual auto insurance customers. The website says that “On average most customers will […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Money Management International (MMI)

Counseling is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by telephone so no matter where you live or what time of day you would like to talk with […]

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English […]

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 […]

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 […]

BenefitsCheckUp

This service assists seniors identify benefits for which they may not know they qualify for. This is a free service of the National Council on Aging. You can search your […]

American GI Forum – National Veterans Outreach Program

The American GI Forum National Veterans Outreach Program, Inc. (NVOP) currently serves veterans with employment and training services in the four general metropolitan areas of Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, El […]

VeteransPlus

Programs VeteransPlus programs were designed by Veterans and are delivered by Veterans to provide practical financial solutions geared to real life circumstances of current and former military personal. Our counselors […]

Army Emergency Relief

At Army Emergency Relief we help Soldiers and Families like you and yours everyday with scholarships, grants, and loans that are always free of interest and fees. Requests for AER […]

Yellow Ribbon Network

The Yellow Ribbon Network is a centralized online resource and clearinghouse where service members and veterans can fill out a request for assistance that is submitted to multiple non-profit funding […]

United Healthcare Children’s Foundation

UHCCF’s mission is to help fill the gap between what medical services/items a child needs and what their commercial health benefit plan will pay for. UHCCF grants provide financial help/assistance for families […]

IRS Tax Transcript- All Campuses

Description:  IRS Tax Transcript-  Taxpayers should keep copies of their tax returns for at least three years. Those who need a copy of their tax return should check with their […]

PENFED Foundation

Our Mission Our mission is to provide service members, veterans, their families and support networks with the skills and resources they need to build a strong financial future. The Foundation […]

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 […]

Community Council of Greater Dallas -Dallas

Description:  The Community Council serves the community by providing leadership in: Determining priority issues solutions in the human services arena Convening partners to significantly impact service delivery Increasing awareness of and […]

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, […]

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 […]

Spectrum Internet Assist

Spectrum Internet Assist We believe that everyone should have access to reliable, high-speed Internet.  Through the Spectrum Internet Assist program, qualified households* can receive: High-speed 30 Mbps Internet with no data caps Internet […]

EGIA Foundation Scholarship Program for HVAC Students

The EGIA Foundation Scholarship Program Established to recognize the excellent and deserving students seeking careers in HVAC, is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship program, which provides $2,500 individual […]

MyFreeTaxes.com

MyFreeTaxes.com Some “free” tax preparation products only offer federal (not state) filings, or charge extra for anything beyond the most basic forms. MyFreeTaxes is completely free for individuals and families who […]

Access Program by AT&T – Income Based Internet

Access Program – AT&T AT&T is offering low-cost wireline home Internet service to qualifying households: With at least one resident who participates in the U.S. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) […]

Aaron’s – Rent to Own Computers

Aaron’s If you’re in the market for new a new computer, laptop, or tablet, rent to own is a great option that allows you to avoid large upfront payments by making affordable monthly payments instead.  Once […]

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

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 […]

Discounted Amazon Prime for EBT and Medicaid Members

EBT and Medicaid cardholders get a discount on Amazon Prime As an Amazon Prime member, you receive a free 30-day trial that includes Free Two-Day Shipping on over 100 million […]

Get Help with Your Home Energy Bill – USAGov

  Help with Bills Get Help with Your Home Energy Bill   The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) may be able to help with: Assistance to pay your heating or […]

Help with Bills USAGov

Get Help Paying phone bill …to learn more contact https://www.fcc.gov/general/lifeline-program-low-income-consumers The Lifeline program from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) helps low-income individuals and families get discounted landline or cell (wireless) phone service. The […]

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 […]

Groupon – Discounted Used Computers and Laptops

Groupon Groupon.com offers cheap and discounted used computers, tablets, and PC’s.  Free shipping on orders over $34.99 and free returns. URL:  https://www.groupon.com/goods/computers-and-tablets

Discount Computer Depot

Discount Computer Depot We believe in creating a BETTER experience for our customers, our community, and our planet.  That’s why we bring value and quality of life benefits; products aside, […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who […]

Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP)-Texas

The Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) is also known as HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) and LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program).  CEAP provides utility assistance to low-income households […]

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 […]

Internet Essentials from Comcast

Internet Essentials from Comcast We believe that everyone should have access to the opportunities made possible by having the Internet at home. Since 2011, Internet Essentials is our answer to […]

PC’s for People

PC’s for People Computers and Low Cost Internet. PCs for People refurbishes desktop and laptop computers for distribution to eligible recipients. As a Microsoft Registered Refurbisher, we are able to […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, […]

Amazon Prime Student

Amazon Prime Student Get fast, FREE Shipping on over 100 million items, stream thousands of TV shows and movies, and get exclusive college deals on books, electronics, and other school […]

TigerDirect – Refurbished Laptops

TigerDirect.com Online retail site with daily sales on new & refurbished laptops, tablets, and other electronics. URL:  http://www.tigerdirect.com/

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition […]

Communities Foundation of Texas

  CFT Scholarships Scholarship Overview Scholarships are an important part of our mission. We currently manage over 60 scholarship funds and in our 2017 scholarship cycle, in partnership with our […]

Shoes That Fit

Shoes That Fit Shoes That Fit tackles one of the most visible signs of poverty in America by giving kids in need new athletic shoes to attend school with dignity […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

National Parent Helpline

National Parent Helpline Being a parent is a critically important job, 24 hours a day. It’s not always easy. Call the National Parent Helpline® to get emotional support from a trained […]

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 […]

Need Help Paying Bills?

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS . COM Help With Bills, Mortgage and Debts Help with medical bills and find access low cost health care centers or insurance policies. Free mortgage help and foreclosure prevention […]

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 […]

Financial Aid – FAFSA

Who We Are Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. At the office of Federal […]

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 […]

GovLoans.Gov

GovLoans.Gov Your gateway to government loan information. It directs you to the loan information that best meets your needs. Loan Categories: Agriculture Education Business Housing Disaster Relief Veteran URL:  www.govloans.gov […]

Benefits.Gov

Benefits.Gov As the official benefits website of the U.S. government, our mission is to reduce the expense and difficulty of interacting with the government while increasing citizen access to benefit […]

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).  […]

Lifeline Program

LIFELINE PROGRAM Lifeline is a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Program administered by the Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) that lowers the monthly cost of phone and internet. Eligible customers will […]

S. M. Wright foundation – Dallas / Ft Worth

FOUNDATION FURNITURE BANK S.M. Wright Foundation | 9213 Sovereign Row | Dallas, Texas 75247     The Foundation Furniture Bank was created in 2009 as a natural outgrowth of the South Dallas […]

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 […]

West Dallas Multipurpose Center

City of Dallas Our core values are Empathy, Ethics, Excellence, Equity The WDMC was established through the department of Environmental and Health Services Department and has been servicing the West […]

Operation Once in a Lifetime – Dallas Rebecca Post Sikes Memorial Scholarship

Operation Once in a Lifetime is proud to offer grants from the Rebecca Post Sikes Memorial Scholarship Fund. Description: This fund was established by Steven and Ursula Post in memory […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

AARP – Tax Aide Program

 Tax-Aide Program AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program offers free, individualized tax preparation for low-to moderate-income taxpayers – especially those 50 and older – at nearly 5,000 locations nationwide or on-line. Find a location […]

Texas Drug Card

The Texas Drug Card is a free statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP).  The card can provide up to a 75% discount on prescribed medication.  The website allows you to print, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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: […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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                      […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.  […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for […]

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 […]

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 […]

Irving Bible Church-2435 Medical Clinic

The 2435 Medical Clinic is a free clinic available to anyone with need, providing professional assistance in the form of medical care, case management, and nutrition classes.  The clinic is […]

Healing Hands Ministries

Healing Hands Ministries offers counseling, primary care, dentistry, pediatrics, and even transportation services to any appointment offered through their office.  They accept most insurance plans but can also base your […]

Community Dental Care

Community Dental Care offers affordable dental care to infants, children, teens, adults, and seniors.  They have centers located in East Dallas, Farmers Branch, and Vickery Meadows.  Please see the website […]

Christ’s Family Clinic

The Clinic’s services are available to any uninsured adult, 18 years old or older, who does not have private or government-provided health insurance and who is not currently a patient or enrolled in […]

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 […]

Brother Bill’s Helping Hand

Brother Bill’s Helping Hand offers the following services to the people of West Dallas: Grocery Store:  You must make an appointment in order to receive food–walk-ins not accepted.  The ask […]

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the […]

Mission East Dallas Family Health Clinic

Mission East Dallas offers the following services: Medical Care:  Primary care and urgent care visits, well woman care and reproductive health services, chronic disease care management, etc. Prescription Assistance  Dental […]

Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic

Los Barrios Unidos is not a free medical clinic but does accept a wide variety of insurance policies and offers a sliding fee scale (determined by income and family size) […]

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. […]

Watermark Urgent Care

Watermark Urgent Care offers the following services: Treatment for urgent issues such as coughs, sore throats, fever, infections, minor trauma and injuries, etc. **Watermark Urgent Care is a free service, […]

Agape Clinic

The Agape Clinic offers the following services: Family Medical Care including routine physicals. Dental Services for adults and children. Specialty services such dermatology, vision, and counseling services. Women’s health including […]

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: […]

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 […]

Foremost Family Health Centers

Foremost Family Health Centers offers the following services: Medical:  The Center offers medical services to children and adults. Dental:  The Center also offers dental services to children and adults. Behavioral:  […]

CitySquare

Housing:  CitySquare owns more than 700 housing units in Dallas.  To learn what options are available to you, we offer walk-in appointments in Bldg. 100 of the CitySquare Opportunity Center […]

Community Council of Greater Dallas -Dallas

Description:  The Community Council serves the community by providing leadership in: Determining priority issues solutions in the human services arena Convening partners to significantly impact service delivery Increasing awareness of and […]

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 […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who […]

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 […]

Dept of Veterans Affairs – Dallas

Mesquite Vet Center Because suicide prevention is the Department of Veterans Affairs’ top clinical priority, it is important for former service members to know there is someplace they can turn if […]

Prevent Blindness Texas

Prevent Blindness Texas (PBT) offers vision assistance to both children and adults through the following programs: Sight for Students:  This program provides FREE EYE EXAMS AND EYEGLASSES , when prescribed, […]

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; […]

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 […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, […]

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 […]

Hope Clinic of Garland

Hope Clinic Of Garland provide primary health care and resources for healthy living to the underserved population. Services offered include; family medicine, diabetes education, nutrition education, referrals to specialists, community […]

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 […]

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 […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy […]

Texas Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program

HIPP is a Texas program that helps families pay employer-sponsored health insurance premiums.  You are eligible to enroll in help if anyone in your family receives Medicaid (except for the […]

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 […]

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).  […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical […]

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 […]

Salvation Army DFW Mertroplex – Addiction Recovery

ADDICTION RECOVERY VIDEOS Kasie Demetra VOLUNTARY ALCOHOL & SUBSTANCE ABUSE REHABILITATION The Salvation Army’s voluntary substance abuse program is the largest residential substance abuse rehabilitation program in the United States. […]

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is […]

Office of the Head Start – Dallas

OHS manages grant funding and oversees local agencies providing Head Start services. Head Start promotes school readiness of children under 5 from low-income families through education, health, social and other […]

Early Head Start Program – Dallas

Head Start of Greater Dallas serves more than 4,400 low-income, preschool age children, and their families at 46 center locationsthroughout Dallas County. Of these centers, three are Early Head Start Centers and […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  […]

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network […]

Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards (TCCWB)

    Founded in 1978, the Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards’ (TCCWB) mission is to support a statewide network of volunteers concerned with the welfare of children, especially those […]

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information […]

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 […]