On this page, you will find a list of organizations that provide aid to those in need within Irving and the DFW metroplex. If you or anyone you know is currently struggling, these resources may be able to help you.
For statewide assistance, Dial 211 for the Texas Department of State Health Services.
These organizations offer a wide range of programs, including food pantries, shelters, housing & utility assistance. Contact them to find out how they can help
Ph: (972) 254-0973
Ph: (972) 438-6552
Ph: (972) 721-9181
The following organizations can help those in need of food and includes food pantries & meal programs for students and seniors. Some programs require registration and others are only available during certain times, so if you have any questions, use the contact information below.
North Texas Food Bank
Phone: (214) 269-0906
Phone: (972) 246-6027
Call for a list of Irving mobile food pantries and schedules.
GSLC Fishes and Loaves Food Pantry
Phone: (972) 790-2121
9:30 a.m. to noon, Saturdays
Dayspring Family Church
Phone: (972) 399-7729
Northgate United Methodist Church
Phone: (972) 252-8519
8:30-10:30 a.m., first and third Saturdays of the month
Shelters, Housing & Utilities Assistance
Below is a list of organizations that provide shelters from abuse and for the homeless as well as financial services for those struggling with rent or utilities. If you know someone who is going through abuse, please call the Texas Abuse Hotline: (800) 252-5400
Irving Family Advocacy Center
Assists in finding domestic violence shelter
Phone: (972) 721-6560
Domestic Violence Shelter
Phone: (972) 262-8383
Assistance for Homeless Students
Phone: (972) 887-3344
Family Homeless Shelter
Phone: (214) 823-4500
Household Items & Youth Services
The organizations listed below can help provide those in need with household items, clothing for children and emergency childcare.