Social Services

Social Services

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center Social Services program assists clients by providing:

  • Utility Bill Assistance
  • Rental Assistance
  • Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)
  • Emergency Shelter Grants (ESG)

Financial services are based on the availability of funds. You must schedule an appointment with a caseworker to be seen. No walk-ins are allowed.

Schedule an appointment

To schedule an appointment, call the appointment line at 214-670-8416. The appointment line is open every Monday and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 

Please have your account information available when calling. For questions, contact the social services department at 214-670-8442.

Requirements:

MLK SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAM

MLK PROGRAMA DE SERVICIOS


Showers of Blessings Food Pantry

Showers of Blessings from New Hope Baptist Church provides sack lunches and groceries every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For sack lunches, you must provide an ID. For groceries, you must provide an ID, proof of residence, and a Social Security card for each member of the household.