Resources

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    Denton County Information and Referral Numbers

    211

     

     

     

    EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE

    Arms of Hope

    940-220-5062

    Community Services, Inc.

    800-831-9929

    Cumberland PCH: Single Parent Family Program

    940-382-5112 x 252

    Friends of the Family

    940-387-5131

    Giving HOPE/ Wheeler House

    940-382-0609

    Interfaith Ministries

    940-565-5479

    Salvation Army

    940-566-3800

    Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

    800-252-5400

    PONDER AREA:

    Denton County Cowboy Church

    (940)479-2043

    Jamie McClain - Assoc. Pastor

     

    First Baptist Church Ponder

    (940)479-2455

    Kim Broadstreet - Pastor

     

    Ponder United Methodist Church

    Rev. Rocky Ellison

    (940)488-1041

    Food bank-2nd Saturday of each month

     

    Christian Faith Fellowship

    (940)488-1041

     

    EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE

    Goodwill Industries

    940-566-0395

    North Central Texas Workforce

    940-382-5619

    Texas Workforce Solutions

    Dept. of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services

    940-384-7901

     

    FOOD AND CLOTHING

    Amazing Love Ministries

    940-381-5190

    Asbury Relief Ministry Food Pantry

    940-387-6487

    Denton Community Food Center

    940-382-0807

    First Refuge Food Pantry

    940-484-4384

    Our Daily Bread (lunch provided Mon. through Sat.)

    940-382-5604

    Singing Oaks of Christ Food Pantry

    940-387-4355

    Vision Ministries Food Pantry

    940-387-8230

    IMMIGRATION ASSISTANCE

    Opening Door International Services

    940-382-0096

     

    LEGAL ASSISTANCE

    Attorney General Child Support Services

    800-252-8014

    Legal Aid of Northwest Texas

    940-383-1406

    MEDICAID/CHIP QUESTIONS/ASSISTANCE/APPLICATIONS

    Applications for Medicaid/CHIP/SNAP Benefits

    Your Texas Benefits Website

    877-543-7669

    DentaQuest

    800-516-0165

    LogistiCare Solutions (Medicaid transportation services)

    877-564-9834

    MCNA Dental

    800-494-6262

    Social Services Outreach Specialist: Alva Santos

    682-465-5985

    Texas Health and Human Service Commission

    Medicaid/SNAP/TANF

    Texas Health & Human Services Website

    940-320-5700

    Texas Health Steps

    817-478-2192

    Children with Special Health Care Needs

    Children with Special Health Care Needs Website

    817-264-4624

    MEDICAL & DENTAL CLINICS

    Denton County Health Department

    940-349-2900

    Denton Dental Mission

    940-387-8230

    Denton Kiwanis Club- Children's Clinic

    940-387-6323

    Family Health Care, Inc.

    (Women's services and prenatal care)

    940-381-2313

    First Refuge

    940-484-4384

    Health Services of North Texas

    940-381-1501

    Mental Health Questions and Emergencies

    800-269-6233

    MHMR Mobile Triage

    800-762-0157

     

    Credit to Denton ISD social work page for many of these resource listings.