Social Resources

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (English only) provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of needy families so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency. Visit the site to see if your family is eligible.

2-1-1 Texas (English only) helps Texas citizens connect with the services they need. 2-1-1 Texas is a free, anonymous social service hotline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. is a resource that helps users search for and find support for various social programs for free or reduced-cost in their area.

If you or someone you know is in crisis, there is help. The Texas Suicide Prevention Collaborative can offer support from someone who can help. This resource can also help users to find and receive services from a local community center.

The Texas Migrant Family Helpline offers assistance to families by providing service referrals for health care, housing, transportation, and school enrollment. The helpline is available nationwide Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central Time, and can be reached at (888) 984-6251.