Housing Assistance In austin, TX And Vicinity

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Baptist Community Center

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Contact
2000 E 2nd St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 478-7243

Description
Provides an onsite food pantry by appointment.Offers a walk-in baked goods distribution on Mon - Fri mornings; Items may include bread, rolls, biscuits and pastries, depending on donations received.Provides limited financial assistance for rent, local mortgages, utilities (including electric, gas, water), birth certificates, and prescriptions. All assistance is dependent on available funds.Does not assist with rental deposits, only monthly rent bills.Rent assistance is only available to individuals living in apartments and other complexes with formal property management; rent assistance may not be paid to an individual (i.e. group home). 

Hours
Onsite Food Pantry And Financial Assistance: Mon - Fri 8:30 Am - 12:00 Pm, 1:00 Pm - 5:00 Pm Baked Goods Distribution: Mon - Fri 9:30 Am Until Items Run Out

Eligibility
Adults 18 Years And Older With Low-income Who Live Within The Service Area

Documents Required
Photo ID, Social Security Card, proof of address (such as a current bill)

Area Served
Travis County

AIDS Services of Austin

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7215 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 458-2437

Description
Provides case management for people living with HIV and AIDS. Offers support services, including: access to food pantry with limited grocery delivery, housing assistance, health insurance assistance, help with daily living skills, transportation, psychosocial and spiritual support, vocational and education training and services, mental health programs, substance abuse, and emergency financial assistance with rent, mortgage, utilities (including electric, gas, propane, and water), telephone bills, and limited medication payment assistance.Offers HIV and AIDS awareness and prevention education to the public.Offers opportunities for people in the community to adopt a family for the holidays, as well as weekly drop-in volunteer opportunities.Pre-screens for Capital Area AIDS Legal Project, which provides legal services for people with HIV who meet income guidelines, and for Jack Sensing Dental Clinic, which provides dental services for people with HIV on a sliding scale fee. Clients of these programs do not have to participate in case management.

Hours
Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 5:00 Pm Closed On Holidays And For Special Events

Eligibility
Individuals Living With Hiv And Aids Who Meet Eligibility Guidelines Call For Additional Eligibility Information

Documents Required
Proof of residenceProof of income for financial assistance requests

Area Served
Travis County

Southside Community Center

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518 S Guadalupe St
San Marcos, TX 78666
(512) 392-6694

Description
Provides temporary financial assistance for rent and utilities (electric, gas, propane or water).Provides assistance for survivors of disasters, such as fires and floods.All assistance is dependent on available funds.

Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 12:00 Pm, 1:00 Pm - 5:00 Pm

Eligibility
Residents Of Hays County

Documents Required
- Completed application - Photo ID - Proof of residence (current bill with your name and address on it) - Social Security cards for all household members - Proof of income (last 2 pay stubs for all household members; if receiving social security, food stamps, child support, disability, etc, bring a statement of how much you earn) - if applying for rental assistance, must also submit letter from landlord on letterhead stating contact information, amount past due, and monthly rent amount - if applying for utility assistance, must also submit the utility bill

Area Served
Hays County

St Mary's Catholic Church

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408 Washburn St
Taylor, TX 76574
(512) 352-2175

Description
Provides financial assistance for rent and utilities (including gas, water, and electric). All assistance is dependent on available funds.Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVdP) is a volunteer led organization that provides services within St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church parish boundaries in Coupland, Taylor, Thorndale, and Thrall. Eligible clients may receive assistance if they live within these boundaries.

Hours
Thur 1:00 Pm - 3:00 Pm

Eligibility
Adults, Ages 18 Years And Older, Who Live In The Service Area

Documents Required
- Photo ID- Utility bill (if requesting utility assistance)- Lease agreement (if requesting rent assistance)

Area Served
Williamson County


Combined Community Action

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165 W Austin St
Giddings, TX 78942
(979) 540-2980

Description
Provides homeless prevention case management services through the Emergency Solutions Grant. Provides short-term financial assistance for rent and electric bills. All assistance is dependent on available funds.  

Hours
Mon - Thur 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm; Fri 8:00 Am - 3:00 Pm

Eligibility
- Individuals With A Household Income At Or Below 30% Of Area Median Family Income (amfi), Who Have Received An Eviction Notice; And - All Homes And Apartments Where Rent Assistance Can Be Applied Must Be Under Fair Market Rent (fmr) For The County In Which They Reside

Documents Required
Application, eviction notice, and other supporting documents will be requested after eligibility screening; call for information

Area Served
Lee County

Rejuvenation Inc

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179 S Main St
Giddings, TX 78942
(979) 542-0134

Description
Provides information on obtaining vouchers from local churches for assistance with rent and utilities (electric, gas, water, and propane).

Eligibility
Anyone Living In The Service Area Who Is Experiencing A Crisis Call For Additional Eligibility Information

Documents Required
Call for information

Area Served
Lee County

Samaritan House

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154 Live Oak St
Marlin, TX 76661
(254) 883-6877

Description
Provides utility payment assistance, clothes, food, help with burn outs, motel bills for one night and meals for 1 day. Transients are helped with food.

Hours
Pantry: Mon - Thu 9:00 Am - 11:00 Am Thrift Store: Mon - Thu 9:00 Am - 3:00 Pm

Eligibility
Must Live In Falls County

Documents Required
Photo ID for food, also bring proof of income and bill for other services

Area Served
Falls County