Dallas Financial Empowerment Center


The Dallas Financial Empowerment Center (Dallas FEC) in partnership with International Rescue Committee Dallas and Ascend Dallas provides free access to a personal professional financial coach. In short, a financial coach is someone that helps you money related issues.

Did you know?

The survey, "Stress in America," from the American Psychological Association, found that 87 percent of Americans say the rising prices of everyday items due to inflation is a significant source of stress.

If you are feeling this way, you can do something about it today. Set up a financial counseling session by submitting your information here. A financial counselor will contact you to find a time to meet in person or virtually.

We can work on:

  • Reducing Financial Stress
  • Planning for financial emergencies

Setting and Achieving Financial Goals:

  • Eliminating Debt
  • Increasing Your Credit Score
  • Increase your Earning Potential

Please click here to schedule a financial counseling session!

If you have additional questions, please contact us!

Contact Information

Cruz Correa, Program Manager                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  cruz.correa@dallas.gov                                                                                                                                                                                           

Financial Empowerment Center (Dallas FEC)                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Office of Community Care                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            City of Dallas                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           FinancialEmpowerment@dallas.gov

Meet our FEC Partners

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6500 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206      

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) in Dallas has been invested in the greater Dallas community since 1975. The IRC provides direct assistance for people as they try to feed their families and find a safe place to live. The Dallas IRC also works to improve livelihoods and opportunities for long-term economic wellbeing.

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Ascend Dallas is a nonprofit organization that helps women in the Dallas community realize success through financial security as well as health, nutrition and safety for first-time moms and their babies. The Ascend Dallas FEC is part of the organization’s Economic Advancement program, and services provided at Ascend Dallas FEC are open to any gender.  

  • FEC Ascend Dallas Oak Cliff- 1617 Jefferson Blvd, Dallas TX 75208
  • FEC Ascend Dallas Pleasant Grove- 8341 Elam Rd., Dallas TX 75217
  • FEC Ascend Dallas Red Bird Mall- 3662 W. Camp Wisdom Rd., Dallas TX 75237