Housing Assistance In The North Texas Region

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center

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2922 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Dallas, TX 75215
(214) 670-8418

Description
Provides a comprehensive service delivery system. This unique method allows the citizens of Dallas to come to one location to meet their needs, ranging from health and medical, childcare and family counseling to educational needs, financial and leisure activity.  Also provides extreme heat relief, such as water, snacks and cool areas.  Currently the only utility funds available are those for Reliant Energy ONLY.  TXU funding will NOT be available until September 2018.

Hours
Appointment Line Mon & Wed 9:00 Am - 11:00 Am 214-670-8416; Wic Program 214-670-7200; Senior Services 214-670-8170; Child Care 214-670-8258; Health Service 214-426-3645. Cooling Station Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm, Sat 8:30 Am - 3:00 Pm

Eligibility
City Of Dallas Residents. Financial Assistance Is Based On Availability Of Funds, No Walk Ins Accepted. Food Pantry Hours Are Tue & Thu 9:30 Am - 11:00 Am.

Documents Required
Picture ID and proof of residency

Area Served
Dallas County

Dallas County Welfare Division

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2377 N Stemmons Fwy
Dallas, TX 75207
(214) 819-1800

Description
Provides financial assistance and casework for individuals and families who have health problems which prevent gainful employment and who meet eligibility requirements. Emergency assistance funds available as well as food vouchers for the medically indigent.

Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 4:30 Pm

Eligibility
Must Be Medically Disabled And Without Income. Clients Must Have A Current Medical Statement

Documents Required
Call for application

Area Served
Dallas County

White Rock Center of Hope

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10021 Garland Rd
Dallas, TX 75218
(214) 324-8996

Description
Provides assistance to a food pantry, clothing closet, transportation assistance for doctor appointments and job interviews ONLY, Christmas toys, school supplies.  In addition financial assistance is provided one time in a twelve month period to help families avoid eviction in regards to rent and loss of utilities  water, electric  assistance, purchase prescription medicines, purchase licenses, identification and other special permits

Hours
Monday Through Friday From 9:00 Am - 2:00 Pm , Sat 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm ; 2nd & 3rd Thursday Evening From 6:30 P.m. Until 8:30 P.m. Holiday Hours May Vary, Call For More Information.

Eligibility
People In Need And Live In Zip Codes 75214, 75218, 75223, 75228 And 75238

Documents Required
Clients seeking financial aid must bring photo identification, proof of address and a social security card for each member of their family to receive services.

Area Served
Dallas County

North Dallas Shared Ministries

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2875 Merrell Rd
Dallas, TX 75229
(214) 358-8700

Description
Provide emergency financial assistance to people who need money to pay for rent and or utilities.  Individuals and families may only receive financial assistance once in a 12 month period and must meet eligibility requirements.  Applications accepted beginning at 9:00 am.  Check issued directly to apartments and utility companies, if client is to pay a portion of the balance, payment is confirmed before checks are issued.

Hours
Mon- Fri 9:00 Am - 3:00 Pm; Sat 9:00 Am - 11:30 Am

Eligibility
Zip Codes In Service Area Are 75001, 75115, 75204, 75205, 75209, 75219, 75220, 75225, 75229, 75230, 75231, 75234, 75235, 75240, 75243, 75244, 75247, 75248, 75251, 75252, 75254, 75287. Must Live In One Of The Above Zip Codes And Have Verifiable Income.

Documents Required
Provide valid photo id, proof of residence, and rent and or utility bill

Area Served
Dallas County


Thrifty Station

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202 E Cherry St
Duncanville, TX 75116
(972) 296-4986

Description
Provides assistance with food, clothing, electricity (TXU, Reliant), City of Duncanville water, rent, prescription medication and school supplies, when funding permits. Assistance is only available once a calendar year and to residents of the city of Duncanville ONLY.  Currently there is no funding available for RENT assistance.  Prescription assistance is a one time service.

Hours
Monday - Friday 9:30 Am - 12:30 Pm

Eligibility
Must Live In Zip Codes 75116 And 75137. Call For More Information.

Documents Required
Must have valid picture identification card, proof of residence, social security cards and birth certificates for each child.

Area Served
Dallas County

Mesquite Social Services

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1035 Military Pkwy
Mesquite, TX 75149
(972) 285-3000

Description
Provides food pantry, specialized information and referral service for all callers. Financial aid on limited emergency basis to residents of the City of Sunnyvale and zip codes 75149, 75150, 75181, 75180, 75182. This agency is a FEMA recipient.

Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm

Eligibility
Must Live In Zip Codes 75149, 75150, 75180, 75181 And 75182. Zip Code 75182 Will Assist With All Utilities Except Water. Cannot Be Currently Be Accepting Any Type Of Government Assistance (housing Sec. 8)

Documents Required
Proof of residency, picture ID and SS cards for everyone in household

Area Served
Dallas County

Grand Prairie United Charities

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1417 Densman St
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 262-2014

Description
Provides on site, self select food pantry, rent, mortgage, shelter assistance, electric, gas, water assistance, prescription assistance and information and referral.  ALL FINANCIAL PROGRAMS ARE CONTINGIENT ON FUNDING AVAILABILITY.

Hours
Mon - Tue 9:00 Am - 3:00 Pm; Thur - Fri 9:00 Am - 3:00 Pm

Eligibility
Must Be Resident Of Grand Prairie And Must Be Considered Low-income By The Texas Poverty Guidelines

Documents Required
Picture ID for all adults in the household 18 years and older, SS cards for all members of the household, proof of income for past 60 days, proof of residency (mortgage or lease)

Area Served
Dallas County

Metrocrest Services

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13801 Hutton Dr
Dallas, TX 75234
(972) 446-2100

Description
Provides a wide range of services from emergency aid, support independent living for individuals, families and seniors, home repairs , home delivered meals , transportation , financial education, and workforce/employment. 

Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm ; Sat 9:00 Am - 1:00 Pm

Eligibility
Persons Residing In Carrollton, Farmers Branch, Addison, Coppell And The City Of Dallas With Zip Code Only 75287, And Denton County

Documents Required
Proof of residency, Picture ID, and must live in service area

Area Served
Dallas County


Salvation Army

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451 W Avenue D
Garland, TX 75040
(972) 272-4531

Description
Provides a food pantry,  financial assistance with Garland Water and TXU utility ONLY, ,  after school program ages 5-12, cooling station, holiday assistance and Boys & Girls Club.  RENTAL ASSISTANCE IS FOR THE CITY OF GARLAND RESIDENTS ONLY, WHEN FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE. In addition, Salvation Army also assist Rowlett residents with water, gas, and electric ONLY.

Hours
After School 3:00 Pm - 6:00 Pm;

Eligibility
Call For Information, However Rental Assistance Is For City Of Garland Residents Only

Documents Required
Photo ID, proof of residency, proof of income, SS cards for everyone in the household

Area Served
Dallas County

Pennies From Heaven Thrift Store

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404 Tx-342
Red Oak, TX 75154
(972) 617-7261

Description
Provides assistance with food, clothing, medication, rent, utilities and referrals to other agencies for residents in the Red Oak, Ferris, Glenn Heights ELLIS COUNTY ONLY PORTION, Oak Leaf, Ovilla and Pecan Hill 75154 and 75125 zip codes. Operates a thrift store. Back-to-school supply program, Christmas Toy Program, Hearts Hands and Hammers minor home repair program. Drop site for Ellis County Meals on Wheels clients in Red Oak area.

Hours
Mon - Wed 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm ; Fri 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Eligibility
Must Live In Service Area (75154 & 75125 Ellis County Only)

Documents Required
Proof of residence, Picture ID, and utility bill

Area Served
Ellis County