Rental Assistance

Dallas
Rental Assistance

Dallas Rental Assistance

White Rock Center of Hope

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

Services

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

Eligibility

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

Documents

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.

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.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center

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

Services

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.

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

Picture ID and proof of residency

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

Dallas County Welfare Division

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

Services

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.

Eligibility

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

Documents

Call for application

Hours

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

North Dallas Shared Ministries

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

Services

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.

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

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

Hours

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

Metrocrest Services

13801 Hutton Dr #150
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
(972) 446-2100

Services

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. 

Eligibility

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

Documents

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

Hours

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

Thrifty Station

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

Services

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.

Eligibility

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

Documents

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

Hours

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

Mesquite Social Services

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

Services

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.

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

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

Hours

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

Grand Prairie United Charities

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

Services

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.

Eligibility

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

Documents

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)

Hours

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

Salvation Army

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

Services

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.

Eligibility

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

Documents

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

Hours

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

Euless First United Methodist Church

106 N Main St
Euless, TX 76040
(817) 283-4421

Services

Provides financial assistance with rent, utilities (electric, gas, water and telephone) and prescriptions, depending on availability of funds. Also food pantry providing non-perishable food items.

Eligibility

Must Reside In Designated Service Area

Documents

Must provide picture ID, proof of residence in HEB area and documentation of crisis (i.e. utility bill, lease)

Hours

Tues 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm (financial Assistance); Fri 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm (except For 5th Fridays Of The Month) And 3rd Sunday Evenings Of The Month From 5:00 Pm - 7:00 Pm (food Pantry); Mon - Fri 8:30 Am - 2:00 Pm (office Hours)

Pennies From Heaven Thrift Store

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

Services

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.

Eligibility

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

Documents

Proof of residence, Picture ID, and utility bill

Hours

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

St Francis Outreach

861 Wildwood Ln
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 488-5444

Services

Operates a low cost thrift store for purchase of clothing, household items and furniture to the residents of Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake in which 100% of the proceeds are used to support the ministries of St. Francis Outreach. The St. Francis Outreach assists residents of Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake with a food pantry, rent, medical prescriptions (Rx), gas money, and utilities (water, gas, and electric) every two or three months depending on the amount given for each service. 

Eligibility

Open To The Residents Of Grapevine, Colleyville, And Souhlake Only. Must Go Thru The Grapevine Relief And Community Exchange (grace) Program First And Have A Referral To Receive Services.

Documents

Call for full details.

Hours

Tues, Thurs, And Sat 9:30 Am - 1:00 Pm

GRACE Food Pantry & Medical Clinic

6134
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 488-7009

Services

Provides emergency food, clothing, fans, utility (gas, electric, water) and rent assistance, gasoline vouchers, prescription vouchers and other limited financial assistance. Additionally offers seasonal programs (holiday food baskets, Christmas toys, school supplies), information and referral, and medical clinic.

Eligibility

Individuals And Families Who Live In Designated Service Area And Faced With Financial Challenges Due To Low Income Or Have Had Recent Crisis.

Documents

Photo ID for all adults in household, birth certificates and/or Social Security card for all household members, income verification for past 30 days, current lease or residence verification letter; for school supplies must have a picture ID, proof of school registration (or last report card)

Hours

Mon Tues Thurs Fri 9:00 Am - 5:00 Pm, Wed 12:30 Pm - 5:30 Pm (emergency Assistance); One Saturday Each Month 9:30 Am - 12:30 Pm - Call For Dates

Arlington Housing Authority

501 W Sanford St #20
Arlington, TX 76011
(817) 275-3351

Services

Administers the Housing Choice Voucher rental housing assistance program, a federally funded program which provides financial assistance to enable eligible persons to lease existing rental units from private property owners at rental rates within the HUD published Fair Market Rents (FMR).  Participants pay approximately 30% of their adjusted income towards rent, with the balance paid by the housing authority.  Due to limited funds, a waiting list is maintained, with applications accepted only during an open enrollment period.

Eligibility

Participants Must Have A Total Family Income At The Time Of Application That Does Not Exceed The "very Low Income" Level Of Hud Income Limits (30% Of Area Median Income). A Schedule Of Maximum Income Limits Is Available At Www.arlingtonhousing.us.

Documents

Social Security card, Photo ID, address verification, employment and income verification

Hours

Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 5:00 Pm (office); Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 12:30 Pm, 1:30 Pm - 5:00 Pm (lobby)

Mission Arlington

210 W South St
Arlington, TX 76010
(817) 277-6620

Services

Provides food (including formula/baby food), clothing (includes blankets), furniture and limited emergency financial assistance (for rent and utilities as well as prescription vouchers). Will pick up furniture in good condition from Arlington residents. Also distributes available fans to eligible households. Other services include school supplies and school clothing; medical and dental clinic; child passenger safety seats; and counseling. English as a Second Language classes are offered at various locations - call for location information.

Eligibility

Call For Information

Documents

Call for information

Hours

Hours Vary According To Service - Call For Information

The Treasure Chest

301 W Boyd Dr
Allen, TX 75013
(972) 727-9131

Services

Provides information and referral, financial assistance with rent and utilities, food and clothing and job counseling.

Eligibility

Resides In The City Of Allen, Lucas, And Fairview

Documents

Call for information

Hours

Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 5:00 Pm, Sat 10:00 Am - 5:00 Pm

Heaven's Attic

212 W Avenue F
Midlothian, TX 76065
(972) 775-1992

Services

Provides food, clothing, and financial assistance with utilities, rent, medical and gas for travel to work, furniture, household items, educational classes, back-to-school project, Thanksgiving and Christmas project.

Eligibility

Residents Of Medlothian Isd Only And 75065

Documents

Proof of residence, Picture ID, Current utility bill

Hours

Mon - Fri 10:00 Am - 5:00 Pm

Frisco Family Services

8780 3rd St
Frisco, TX 75034
(972) 335-9495

Services

Provides supportive services to individuals and families. Serving as a support to the community, we provide emergency financial assistance with rent or mortgage, utilities, gas vouchers and prescriptions. Financial assistance is also provided to pay for professional licenses or certifications, uniforms, work-related supplies and educational scholarships. We operate a food pantry and make furniture and clothing vouchers available to families in need. Adult life skills workshops are offered which include, but are not limited to budgeting, interviewing, resume writing, parenting, self-esteem, goal-setting, life coaching, nutrition and health education. Special programs such as back to school fairs, Thanksgiving program and the holiday gift program.

Eligibility

Individuals That Live In Frisco And Frisc Isd And Must Have A Documented Crisis.

Documents

Picture ID for all adults in household, SS cards, Birth Certificate for childrens, Proof of residence, current lease aggreement and proof of income.

Hours

Mon, Tue, Thurs, And Fri 9:00 Am - 5:00 Pm, And Wed 9:00 Am - 6:00 Pm

Salvation Army

620 Farley St
Waxahachie, TX 75165
(972) 937-7727

Services

Provides a food pantry, cooling station, emergency financial assistance, holiday assistance and Boys & Girls Club.

Eligibility

Ellis County Residents

Documents

Proof of residency and income, photo ID and SS cards for everyone in the household

Hours

Social Services & Food Pantry Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 11:30 Am; 1:00 Pm - 3:30 Pm; Cooling Station Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 4:00 Pm

Community Lifeline Center

1601 N Waddill St #102
McKinney, TX 75069
(972) 542-0020

Services

 

Eligibility

Client Must Live In The Service Area. Requested Assistance Items Must Be In The Applicant's Name And Must Provide Documentation Supporting The Crisis Affecting The Client's Ability To Provide Basic Needs.

Documents

Photo IDProof of crisis documentation (for example, notice from employer)Social Security cards for all household membersThe item you are requesting assistance with (for example, unpaid utility bill)Once the application with documentation is submitted, your case will be reviewed, and you will be contacted. If you have not received notification within five business days, please login to your Seeladora account to check the status or call the office at 972.542.0020.

Hours

Mon - Thur 8:30 Am - 2:30 Pm

The Little Teapot Daycare Center

3562 W Boyce Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76133
(817) 797-2526

Services

Provides health education as well as raises public awareness of sickle cell disease by offering various services to those impacted by the disease.  Financial assistance (depending on funds) with basic needs is available as well as monthly support groups to those living with sickle cell disease.  Other services offered include hosting health-related events such as blood drives, bone marrow testing sites and other support services.

Eligibility

Individuals Living With Sickle Cell Disease And Their Families

Documents

For financial assistance, must provide proof from landlord or mortgage holder and utility provider

Hours

Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 6:00 Pm (office); 24 Hours, 7 Days A Week Call Line

Helping Hands of Ennis

604 NE Main St
Ennis, TX 75119
(972) 875-0218

Services

Provides information and referral for East Ellis County. The food pantry is open from Mon - Friday from 8:00 am - 12:00. The facility also offers limited emergency assistance for groceries, rent and utilities. Refers clients to other available resources/services. Provides coats, shoes and school supplies to school age children by referral from the school district. Extreme weather relief: blankets in winter and fans in summer. Spirit of Sharing Thrift Shop: good, used items either free or reduced.

Eligibility

Low-income Families And Singles

Documents

Proof of address ( utility bill or lease), Photo ID, Birth certificate, and Income information

Hours

Mon - Fri 8:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Interfaith Ministries-Denton

1109 N Elm St #1
Denton, TX 76201
(940) 565-5479

Services

Provides assistance with rent, utilities, prescriptions and medical supplies. Adult and child eye exams and glasses. Transportation, school supplies, diapers babies & adults and assistance with obtaining vital records.

Eligibility

Northern Denton County, Low Income Families

Documents

Picture ID, proof of income

Hours

Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 11:30 Am; 1:30 Pm - 3:30 Pm

Giving HOPE, Inc.

117 W Sycamore St
Denton, TX 76201
(940) 382-0609

Services

Serves as front door to a continuum of care comprised of rental assistance and support services aimed at making homelessness rare, brief and nonrecurring. 

Eligibility

Individuals And Families Experiencing Or At Risk Of Homelessness

Documents

Call for information.

Hours

Mon - Thu 9:30 Am - 11:30 Am, 1:30 Pm - 4:30 Pm; Fri By Appointment Only

Fish-Hunt County Shared Ministries

2805 King St
Greenville, TX 75401
(903) 455-0545

Services

Provides short-term emergency assistance with rent, utilities, food and medical costs to residents of Hunt County.

Eligibility

Serves Hunt County Residents With Txu And Farmer's Electric Only!

Documents

Call for information

Hours

Mon - Fri 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Salvation Army Church

903 461 3009
Greenville, TX 75401
(903) 455-1875

Services

Provides assistance with rent, utilities, food, clothing and shelter.

Eligibility

Hunt County Residents

Documents

Call for information

Hours

Mon - Fri 9:30 Am - 4:00 Pm