Housing/Community Services Department
Frequently Asked Questions: Community Services
The center is located at 2922 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Dallas, TX 75215. The telephone number is 214-670-8367.
The center is located at 2828 Fish Trap Road, Dallas, TX 75212. The telephone number is 214-670-6341.
For information on contracts administered by the department, call the Contracts and Grants section at 214-670-3601.
Yes. There are 4 agencies that offer assistance to battered persons:
Other City services related to domestic violence:
Contact the Texas Department of Health and Human Services at metro 817-264-4000.
Call the WIC administrative office at 214-670-7200 and provide your ZIP code to find out the location and phone number of the WIC clinic nearest you. Call the nearest clinic to make an appointment to determine eligibility.
WIC provides food packages (milk, cheese, cereal, fruit juice, eggs, beans, peanut butter, and infant formula); nutrition classes; breast-feeding promotion and support; and referrals for health and social services. Some sites also provide free immunizations for participants. All services are provided to eligible participants only.
If you believe that a child has been abused or neglected or that a child has died of abuse or neglect, you must report your suspicion to the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services or a law enforcement agency and file a subsequent written report. Call the 24-hour abuse hotline, 800-336-7788, metro 817-640-6200, or a law enforcement agency (9-1-1).
To apply for a child care license, call the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services at 214-951-7902.
1500 Marilla Street
Dallas, TX 75201
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