Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization


​​Housing/Community Services Department​

​Social Services & Support Program

​The Social Services & Support Program provides emergency assistance to individuals and families who have experience a temporary financial crisis. Call 214-670-6530 for appointment scheduling.

Services Available

  • Rent or mortgage assistance
  • Food assistance
  • Utility payment assistance
  • HOPWA (Housing opportunities for persons with AIDS)
  • CEAP (Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program)
  • Financial Literacy (money management, budgeting, etc.)

Information and Referral

  • Prescription medication referrals for elderly and disabled individuals
  • Prescription eye glass referrals
  • Community Voice Mail

Special Programs

  • Thanksgiving food program
  • Christmas toys project
  • Summer Fans
  • Salvation Army Angel Tree

Appointments

Documents to bring at appointment time:

  • U.S. Government issued ID or secondary identification
  • Social Security Cards for all household members
  • Lease agreement or proof of home ownership
  • Proof of household income for the past 30 days
  • Utility bill
  • Eviction notice or mortgage delinquency notice
  • Receipts for bills/expenses paid in the last 30 days

Note: Additional information may be required.

Financial Assistance is based on eligibility and fund availability.
Bilingual staff available.

Hours of Operation

Monday: 7:30 A.M.. - 7:00 P.M.
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 A.M.- 5:00 A.M.​

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