Christian Connection Quick Reference -07/01/2012

OUT OF AREA CONTACTS NWTC=NW Tarrant Co NETC =  N of 820, not FW
First Call for Help/211 Texas 817-258-8100 210 E. 9th St. 9 counties - North Texas
Christian Com. Store House 817-431-3340 4574 Keller Hick 9:30-4:00 Keller ISD + NW ISD
GRACE                             817-488-7009 610 Shady Brook Dr. Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake-only
St. John's Outreach 817-284-5912 4101 Frawley Tu, Thurs 1-3pm NETC
Christ Cares-Good Shepherd 817-488-5689 1004 Tinker Rd Call for Apt TuWed 9-11 NETC 
Catholic Charities 817-534-0814 Tarrant County
NICA 817-626-1102 1600 Circle Park Blvd. Tu, Thurs 9:30-11:30 NWTC
Dallas County           1-800-548-1873   Give zip code    
RENT & UTILITIES
Martin Methodist 817-734-7057 2621 Bedford Rd. Call for apt. 1-3pm M-F Bedford only
Tarrant Co Dept Human Svcs 817-531-5620 813 Brown Trail Ste 3 M-F 7:30am-4:00pm  
Catholic Charities     817-921-5381 Ft. Worth Office  8 a.m-4:30p.m. Call for Appt Bedford Office 
Peace Lutheran 817-284-1677 941 W. Bedford Euless Call for appt. Mon.-Fri. 8:00am-4:00pm 
First United Meth. Bedford 817-283-5536 2012 Shady Brook Drive Tues 10-1:45pm  HEB
First United Meth. Euless 817-283-4421 106 N.Main  Euless            call for appt.-M-F 8:30-4:00 HEB
NEED-East 817-280-0286 424 Bedford Euless M-F 10-3 HEB - Come by  2 pm to be seen
NEED-West 817-759-1506 5028 Broadway, HC M-F 10-2:45/Birdville ISD 
Community Action Partners 817-392-5790 4574 Keller Hicks Utilities only, M-F 8-5
St. Philip Presbyterian 817-282-9181 745 W. Pipeline M-Thur 1:00 - 4:00p.m. HEB, NRH, RH, HC 
Christian Com. Store House 817-431-3340 4640 Keller Hicks M-F 9:30 am-4:00pm- Keller & NW ISD
CLOTHING, FURNITURE, HOUSEHOLD ITEMS
Mission Central 817-595-0011 732 E. Pipeline Rd. Tu 1:30-4pm, W-F 10-4:30pm HEB Clothing 
NEED-East 817-280-0286 424 W Bedford Euless  M-F 10-2 HEB only come by 2 to be seen
NEED-West 817-759-1506 5028 Broadway M-F 10-2:45 Birdville ISD
Christian Com.Storehouse 817-431-3340 4640 Keller Hicks 9:30-2:00 Keller ISD + NW ISD
Project Hope 817-283-5678 2000 Shadybrook Dr. Tues 10:00-1:00p HEB
HEB Clothes Closet Contact School Nurse 
New Hope Center/6 Stones  817-868-1004 209 N. Industrial  HEB M 10-5:30 Tu 3-7pm W 10-1pm Sat 9-noon
Martin Meth. - Beacon House 817-545-2887 2621 Bedford Rd.  Fri- Sat  9-1 -1st Thurs.5:30-7:30pm
JOBS
Texas WorkForce Comm. 817-548-5200 8701 W Bedford #205 M 8-6p, Tu-F 8-5p  
Career Connections 817-498-8562 Professional Jobs - search and networking
Website Job Information www.smcchurch.org click on Christian Connection, then jobs
Career Solutions Workshop 817-354-4864 1000 W. Airport Fwy. 6:00-9 pm Th.; www.careerworkshops.org 
FOOD
Com.Enrichment Ctr. 817-281-1164 6250 NE Loop 820 M-T-Th 10:00am-2:00pm; Fri 10am-12 pm.
(Also, Adopt-a-Family) Th 6-8pm (Food Pantry during open hours)
NEED-East 817-280-0286 424 Bedford Euless M-F 10-3p  HEB
NEED-West 817-759-1502 5028 Broadway M-F 10-2:45  NETC
Riverwalk Fellowship 817-577-9673 5612 Glenview Dr. Mon-Thurs-9:30-4:30 NRH  NETC
Mission Central 817-595-0011 732 E.Pipeline Rd. Tu, Th-F 10-4pm  HEB
Project Help 817-283-5678 2000 Shadybrook Dr. Tu - be there before 9:30, serving Tarrant Co 
W.I.C. 817-321-5400 417 W. Euless, #200 Preg/Birth-5 yr/Immunizations/Post Partum
Christian Com.Storehouse 817-431-3340 4640 Keller Hicks M-W 9:30-4:00 Keller ISD + NW ISD
First United Meth.Euless 817-283-4421 106 N. Main Fri 9-Noon
St.Phillip Presbyterian       817-282-9181 745 W. Pipeline M-F 1:00-4:00pm (taxable items/food stamps)
The Joseph Storehouse 817-281-7050 4605 Denton Hwy, HC Call for appt. M-F 10-6, Sat 10-5
Tx.Dept.Human Services 817-446-5400 7450 John T.White Rd. M-F 8-5p Food Stamps-Medicaid
Meals on Wheels 817-336-0912 homebound and unable to prepare food-Tarrant Co. Seniors only Seniors only
Metroport Wheels on Wheels 817-491-1141 short term lunches for any age
New Hope Center/6 Stones 817-868-1004 209 N. Industrial Euless Mon.-10-5:30 Tues.3-6 Wed.-10-1 Sat.9-12
Trinity Baptist 817-283-1750 920 Central Drive Hurst Sat 9-11, Call first
Battered Women's Foundation 817-284-8464 only for battered women call for appt.
Family Support Services 817-399-3470 3115 W. Pipeline families w/children in HEB schools
MEDICATION
First United Meth.Euless 817-283-4421 106 N. Main M-F 8:30 -4:00 HEB call for appt.
NEED-East 817-280-0286 424W Bedford EulessR M-F 10-2pm  HEB only call for appt.
Cath.Charities Pharmacy 817-921-5381 Tarrant County
Christian Com.Store House 817-431-3340 4574 Keller Hicks 9:30-4:00 p.m. Keller ISD + NW ISD only
Mission Arlington  817-277-6620 210 W. South St-Arling Meds & Office Visits
MEDICAL
Northeast JPS Clinic 817-920-6400 837 Brown Trail M-F 8-5pm  NE clinic
Cancer Care 817-921-0653 623 S. Henderson Ft. Worth - TC + Neighboring  
DENTAL
Children       School Nurse-HEB    
EYE CARE
Lighthouse for the Blind 817-332-3341 912 W. Broadway Tarrant Co served
Lions Club HEB locations
Prevent Blindness 817-332-8125 329 S. Henderson M-F Ft. Worth 76104  9 a.m.-5 p.m.
TRANSPORTATION
Mid-Cities Care Corps 817-282-0531 745 W. Pipeline M-F 9-12p Hurst/65+ Northeast Tarrant Co.
NETI   (No ER Transport) 817-885-8662 24/7 HEB/wheelchair & stretcher
Wheels 817-336-8714 1515 S. Sylvania M-F 7a-6p/anyone; Medicaid 877-633-8747
NETS 817-336-8714 M-F 7a-6p/anyone
HEB Transit 817-510-2741   Bus Passes for HEB area  
GAS VOUCHER
Christian Connection 817-510-2741   call first--Mon-Fri-9:00-12:00  
FINANCIAL COUNSELING
Money Mgt. Intl.  1-800-374-2227   Local & Counties    
AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES
Aging & Disability Resource Center 1-888-730-2372
Area Agency on Aging 817-258-8000
DARS/Rehab Serv. 817-759-3700 7921 Blvd. 26 NRH M-F 8-5p HEB + Ft.Worth  
COUNSELING
Mental Health of America 817-335-5405 3136 W 4th St. M-F 8:30-5p Tarrant Co
Catholic Charities 817-534-0814 249 W. Thornhill M-Th 7am-6pm, F 7am-5pm
Women"s Center of TarrantCo  817-927-4000 1723 Hemphill 24 hr.Hotline-817-927-2737 Rape Crisis
M-F 9am-4pm Counseling
MHMR 817-335-3022 3840 Hulen/N.Tower Children/Teens/Adults; T/ Co.
Christian Counseling 817-281-0101 5750 Rufe Snow MTuTh 8am- 7pm by appt. only RH 
               
PREGNANCY
Emergency Help Ctr. 817-560-2226 7700-A Camp Bowie M 12-7p; Tu-Th 9-4p; Sat 9-noon
Gladney Center 1-800-508-9480 6300 John Ryan Dr. M-F 8:30-5p Tarrant Co & USA (Adoption)
Mother & Unborn Baby Care 817-738-1086 3704 Myrtle Sp.Rd HEB - Tarrant Co.
Real Choices Preg.Med. Centr. 817-488-2668 1650 W.NW Hwy #103 M 12-8p/Tu-W 10-6p/Thur 12-4p/Sat 10-2p
Living Choice Ministries 972-572-1633 650 Bigstone Gap Duncanville-N.Dallas-Denton (Parenting)
Chosen Heritage- Young adults972-296-5111 1-972-709-3470 650 Bigstone Gap Duncanville-N.Dallas-Denton (Parenting)
The Gabriel Project 1-800-545-5935 local contact- Shelia McCormack--817-285-0742
Catholic Charities 1-214-526-2774 3725 Blackburn M-F 9-5p DFW (Adoption)  
LEGAL
Legal Aid NW, Tx. 817-336-3943 600 E.Weatherford Mon-Fri--8:00-5:00  Tarrant Co.
Cath.Charities Refugee Svcs 817-920-7733 4200 S. Freeway, FW M-Th 7am-6pm, F 7am-5pm, Sat 7am-4pm
Safe Haven-Tarrant Co. 817-548-0583 401 W. Sanford #1900 Mon-Fri-8:30-4:30    
SHELTER
Presbyterian Night Shelter 817-632-7400 2400 Cypress St. 24hr.-Veterans Bldg. Various Prgms. In/out
Salvation Army  817-332-5084 1855 E.Lancaster Mon-Fri-9:00-4:00, check in 5pm
Union Gospel Mission 817-332-3019 1331 E.Lancaster 24hr. For Men only
Union Gospel Mission 817-332-6908 1321 E.Lancaster 24hr. Family Services
Safe Haven Tarrant Co. 817-535-6464 P.O. Box 1456 24hr.hotline NRH -Ft. Worth
Safe Haven Arlington 817-460-5566 HEB-Arl.area 24hr.-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Safe Haven Out. Res. Ctr. 817-548-0583 401 W.SanfordSt #1400 Domestic Violence Hotline-1-877-701-7233
Arlington Life Shelter 817-548-9885 325 W. Division M-F 9-5  Check-in 5 pm P.M.-7P.M
Apt. Locating Specialists 817-685-7368 2602 Harwood Rd.  Apartment searching-- help for  everyoneanyone help for everyone
Zion Ministries  817-284-5966 Help for stranded women
All Church Hm for Children 817-335-4673 1424 Summit Ave-FW Homeless teens, under 18
               
ALZHEIMER SUPPORT SERVICES
James West Ctr. 817-877-1199 1111 Summit Ave. FW Day Care-817-335-8218 & Live-ins Svcs
Alzheimer Assoc. 817-336-4949 101 Summit Ave.#300 M-F 9-5p; 24 Hr.1-800-272-3900 Total needs
RESOURCES FOR THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN IN JAIL (housing and jobs)
TX Re-Entry Services 817-834-2833 3001 Race St. Tarrant Co. - Total needs
TX Inmate Families 817-535-3373 421 S. Ayers Ave. Tarrant Co.    
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
TX Attorney General's Office 817-731-9811 Child Support
Tarrant County Housing 817-531-7640 2100 Circle Dr. #200 FW Sec 8 Housing M-F 8a-4:30p
Ft Worth Housing Authority 817-336-2419 Sec. 8 and Public Housing 
Child Care Mgt. Services  817-838-8422 help with daycare Mon.-Fri-8:00-5:00
               
GED/ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE
Christian Connection 817-283-8746 3713 Harwood Rd call for info.regarding programs
Mission Central 817-595-0011 732A East Pipeline  Mon and Wed Class 6-9pm/will pay for test
Battered Women's Foundation 817-284-8464 call for appt. numerous services-battered women only
Community Enrichment Ctr 817-281-1164x20   Ask for Kim Doege - Literacy Program
OTHER FINANCIAL HELP
High electric bills?  Is a lower utility rate available?  As of May 2011, rates can be found under 10 cents/kwh.
Check out www.powertochoose.org
Looking to order some fresh, delicious food at amazingly low prices? Discover what's on the menu this month at
www.angelfoodministries.com
Need some basic food supplies immediately?  
Visit the food pantry at NEED (call 817-280-0286 for days/hours) 
Visit the food pantry at New Hope (days/hours of operation at www.6stones.org/newhope)
Are you having too much or too little money withheld from your paycheck?
Find out by using the withholding calculator at www.irs.gov.  Also print form W-4.
Are you paying someone to prepare and e-file your taxes?
Free tax help and e-filing is available February through mid-April.
Call your library as early as January to schedule an appointment.
Have you been laid-off or have your hours been reduced? 
Apply for unemployment benefits and learn about resources available at www.workforcesolutions.net and then 
Click on Surviving a Lay-Off in Tarrant County.
www.texasworkforce.org and www.workintexas.com
View recent job listings at www.smcchurch.org, click on Christian Connection, the jobs
Looking for a better job?
Career Solutions Workshops are presented at First Baptist-Euless every Thursday evening. 
Contact Christian connection for a voucher.
Do you have children attending HEB public schools?
Call the Family Support Services Office at 817-399-3470
Do you need transportation to work ?
HEB Transit passes are available through Christian Connection at 817-510-2741
Are you receiving your share of the EITC monies?  Call the VITA office at Catholic Charities, 817-534-0814.