Community Resources and Assistance
Cares Act/El Paso County Assistance
El Paso County Cares Act Assistance Website
Project Bravo, Eastside
14901 Whitetail Deer, El Paso, TX 79938
Phone Number: (915) 565-1377
Fax Number: (915) 225-5187
- Utility Assistance
- Medication Assistance
- Eye Exam/Eye Glasses
- Foreclosure Prevention Assistance
SNAP Food Benefits
TANF for Families
- Monthly cash payments to help families with food, clothing, housing, utilities, furniture, transportation, phone, laundry services, other basic needs.
- One Time TANF Cash Benefits
- money to help families in crisis to pay for basic needs
Texas TANF Benefits for Families Website
TANF for Grandparents
11295 Edgemere, El Paso, TX 79936
Phone Number: (915) 593-0272
A payment of $1,000 to a grandparent. This help can be given to a grandparent only one time.
TANF Benefits for Grandparents Website
Catholic Charities/St. Vincent de Paul
Phone Number: (915) 564-4357
Emergency services for needy families, which may include rent and utilities.
St. Vincent de Paul Society Assistance Website
The Salvation Army
4300 E. Paisano Drive, El Paso, TX 79905
Phone Number (915) 544-9811
Job Seekers/Texas Workforce Commission
8825 N. Loop Dr #122, El Paso, TX 79907
Phone Number: (915) 887-2600
Apply for Unemployment Benefits: https://www.twc.texas.gov/jobseekers/unemployment-benefits-services
Search for Jobs in Texas: https://www.workintexas.com/vosnet/Default.aspx
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Phone Number: 915-593-0272
Phone Number: 1-800-541-7905
Or call 211
- Food assistance
- Cash assistance
El Paso Electric has suspended service disconnections for non-payment. However, regular billing will continue for all customers.
El Paso Water has suspended disconnections for non-payment. However, regular billing will continue for all customers.
Public Utility Commission of Texas
Assistance paying your utility bills.
Lifeline Program, Universal Service Administration Company
Federal program to lower the monthly cost of the phone and internet.
10712 Sam Snead, El Paso, TX. 79935
Phone Number: 915-519-0003
Assistance with child care.
ChildCare Aware of America
Child care assistance and finding quality child care in your area.
Workforce Solutions Borderplex
Assistance with unemployment and job searches.
United Way of El Paso County
100 N. Stanton Ste 500, El Paso, TX. 79901
Phone Number: 915-533-2434
- Education for children and parents
- Emergency food and shelter program
- Financial stability