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2-1-1 is a free and anonymous hotline that helps people find information about local resources in their community. Calling 2-1-1 is the starting point for making a connection to community services such as food, clothing, shelter, employment, and during disasters, to name a few. We maintain a comprehensive, up-to-date database that is updated regularly according to industry standards.
by City of San Antonio (COSA), Neighborhood & Housing Services (NHSD)
Critical funds are available to help residents who are struggling to pay rent, utilities, internet, groceries, medicine, and fuel.
This program provides housing (rent or mortgage), utility, and internet assistance to qualifying individuals or families during the COVID-19 crisis. In addition, qualifying individuals or families will receive $150-$300 (based on household size) for food and other necessities through the Family Independence Initiative.
Please review the following eligibility and documentation requirements before beginning the application process.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
• Be a current resident of the City of San Antonio;
• Be the primary lease or mortgage holder in a multifamily unit, mobile home, or single-family home within the city limits of San Antonio;
• May only apply for rent, mortgage, and utility assistance related to one primary property;
• Have a household income at or below 100% of the area median income (AMI) as defined by HUD; and
• Provide ID and proof of hardship. Acceptable forms of documentation are listed here.
LiftFund is ready to assist you during this time. We have special public and private partnerships to assist small businesses across our footprint. Please note that there is limited funding for the special programs, but we are offering a LiftFund COVID-19 loan to assist small businesses during this time.
We are currently experiencing a high volume of requests and ask that you go online to schedule an appointment.
Click here for more details and to schedule an appointment.
This program is in response to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
HOPE is a multifunctional mobile unit that provides assistance in San Antonio and surrounding counties to address homelessness, food insecurity, disaster response, and humanitarian relief at the border. It has a certified kitchen and cooks hot meals and capability to transport food, clothing, and other basic needs items.
Call for information about CRS programs in light of COVID-19 restrictions.
Is the official international humanitarian agency of the U.S. Catholic community in the U.S. An organization of 5,000, working in 91 countries and reaching more than 100 million of the world’s poorest people. It provides opportunities for Catholics to live their faith by becoming involved with their families, schools and parishes; supporting programs that inform and engage Americans about poverty and injustice overseas to help build a more just world.
Find our response to Covid-19 here.
We are still providing as many services as we can, however, for the safety of staff and clients, we will temporarily transition to appointment-based services and distribute additional supplies to families and individuals. To make an appointment, please call: (210) 731-8118 option 1.
Donations are needed: We are limiting the contact we have with diapers before we send them to families in need. During this health crisis, we are in dire need of: diapers sizes 3, 5, 6; menstrual pads (not liners or tampons); and incontinence products. If you have a donation you would like to drop off at our facilities, please call our Program Resources Officer, Linda Lopez: (210) 461-1871.
We are about 150 people. Very racially diversified. Many blended families. Many single-parent families. We have both skilled and professional individuals.
We have a food pantry that operates once each month.
We also do other events about once each quarter, such as school supply giveaways, graffiti wipeouts, marriage retreats, homeless backpacks, mentoring, etc.
Click here for details of current services and programs, or call the church office.
From a few people gathering in a ranch house in the woods northwest of San Antonio, now in the heart of the suburbs, Northwest Hills has shared the life-changing power of Christ with any and all who seek Him. Seekers ask questions, believers dig deeper, those in need find help, the lonely find friends, and spectators discover the fulfillment of serving others. There's a place for you!
We have ministries and programs for all ages as well as connections to service opportunities with the church, locally, and globally.
1 (877) 466-0660 CRISIS HELP If the COVID-19 crisis has left you feeling mentally, emotionally, spiritually, or financially hopeless you are not alone.
Assistance is available for New Braunfels and Comal County residents who have a documented job loss or reduction of hours and need rent, mortgage, and/or utility assistance.
Registration and required forms are online here.
After completion, these can be uploaded through email, or call for information. Qualifying participants will be contacted via phone for a screening interview and if needed will be given an in-person appointment time. NO WALK-INS ALLOWED.
Crisis help for those emotionally, mentally, spiritually, or financially impacted by COVID-19.
This program is exclusively for New Braunfels and Comal County residents.