Grand Prairie resources for food, utilities, rental assistance and more


If you are in need of help with food, utilities, rent, or other areas, there are a number of resources available to you. Here is a list of agencies that can provide assistance. If you know of an agency that should be listed, please email us at

Grand Prairie United Charities 
Food and utilities
1417 Densman St., Grand Prairie, TX 75051
Phone: 972-262-2014

Mission Arlington
Emergency assistance, food, and utilities
210 W. South St. Arlington, TX 76010
Phone: 817-277-6620

Lifeline Shelter
Rental Assistance if children are enrolled in GPISD schools
202 College St. Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Phone: 972-642-7744

The HAVEN Church of the Nazarene
Food Pantry – Open for Grand Prairie residents Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
1513 S. Belt Line Rd. Grand Prairie, TX 75051

Children First Inc. Counseling Center

202 College St. Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Phone: 972-264-0604

Arlington Life Shelter
325 W. Division, Arlington, TX 76011
Phone: 817-548-9885

Salvation Army
Food & Shelter
711 W. Border Place, Arlington, TX 76013
Phone: 817-860-1836

Grand Prairie Homeless Outreach Organization (GPHOO)
Faith-based 501 C3 helping Grand Prairie’s homeless
Phone: (214) 212-7958

Attorney Generals Office/Child Support

Child support and paternity cases
1400 Hillcrest Dr. Arlington, TX
Phone: 817-277-9805

North Texas Food Bank
Food assistance
4500 S. Cockrell Hill Rd. Dallas, TX
Phone: 214-330-1396

Child Protective Services (CPS)
Child abuse reporting
401 W. Sanford St. #2400 Arlington, TX
Phone: 911 or 817-548-4500

Adult Protective Services
Adult abuse reporting and assistance
701 W. 51st St, Austin, TX 78751
Phone: 911 or 1-800-252-5400

Veterans Affairs (VA) Offices
Assistance for veterans and dependents
4500 S. Lancaster Rd. Dallas, TX 75216
Phone: 1- 800-849-3597 or 214-742-8387

Social Security Office
Disability, retirement, identification
2010 N. State Highway 360 Grand Prairie, TX
Phone: 800-772-1213

Brighter Tomorrow’s Shelter
Domestic violence shelter
P.O. Box 532151 Grand Prairie, TX 75053
Phone: 972-262-8383

Landlord Issues
Dallas County Tenant Hotline: 833-743-0072 or 214-653-6563
or email
Texas Tenants Union: 214-823-2733

Dallas County Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program
2377 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75207
Phone: 214-819-1848

Dallas County Veterans Service Office
Emergency assistance for veterans or families of veterans
2377 N Stemmons Fwy #631, Dallas, TX 75207
Phone: 972-692-4939