Programs - Emergency Assistance

  • American Red Cross

    The American Red Cross of the North Texas Region serves a population of over 9 million people.  Their compassionate volunteers care for and support our friends and neighbors who face…

    Services:
    Free Smoke Alarm Installation
    Classes
    Presentations

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  • Catholic Charities Fort Worth

    Catholic Charities is willing to meet with anyone to see if they qualify for utilities assistance. Call 940-716-9669 to set up an appointment today. Hours of Operation:  Mon-Fri: 8:00 am…

    Services:
    Community Connections, Community Connections for Veterans, Veteran Housing, Medical Assistance Program, Immigration Services, and Rural Vocation.

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  • Child and Family Program

    The Child and Family Program ran by Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services, serves children and families who are facing a crisis such as death, divorce, illness, violence, homelessness, alcohol/drug abuse…

    Services:
    Provided at no cost:
    *Visit families in their homes to assess needs
    *Identify strengths and determine areas of growth
    *Develop goals with the family to promote stability
    *Help families locate and access community services
    *Teach parenting and life skills
    *Offer family and individual counseling when available
    *Teach families the importance of daily routines, managing behaviors and healthy relationships
    *Assist with out-of-home placement if needed

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  • Grace Ministries – Utilities Assistance

    Grace Ministries offers Utility Assistance to Burkburnett residents who are in need. Call 940-569-3388 to set up an appointment. Requirements: Burkburnett school district only 2 proofs of residency Id/driver license…

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  • Interfaith Outreach Services

    If you have a termination notice on a utility bill, Interfaith may be able to help. Interfaith can help with utility bills, rent, mortgage and deposits. Call 940-322-1365 to set…

    Services:
    Housing, Utility Bills, Food, Prescription Program, Diapers, Equipment Connection

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  • Minor/Emergency Repair Program

    The City administers a Minor/Emergency Repair Program that performs certain limited repairs of approximately $5,000 – $7,000 on single family, owner-occupied homes of qualified low-moderate income applicants. Typical issues addressed…

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  • Rolling Plains Management Corporation

    Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Program (TBRA Program) Wichita County (excluding the City of Wichita Falls) The Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Program for Low Income Households and Disabled Households (TBRA) is designed to…

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  • SafeLink Wireless (Free Wireless Service)

    SAFELINK WIRELESS® is a program serving eligible households and is provided by TracFone Wireless, Inc. To participate in the SAFELINK WIRELESS® service, certain eligibility requirements must be met, which are…

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  • The Salvation Army

    The Salvation Army offers rental and energy assistance to individuals of need upon qualification. Call and set up and appointment with Salvation Army. Office hours: Monday through Friday: 9:00 am…

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