Resources/Recursos

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Welcome to Potencia Projects Resource Page! Connecting people to the services available in our community. 

Food and Nutrition

WIC-Womans Infants and Children 

A supplemental food and nutritional program for pregnant, postpartum, and nursing mothers, infants, and children up to age 5. WIC provides select food items that are may provided on a monthly basis based on qualification.


1700 3rd st. Wichita Falls, TX 

940-761-7815

Hablan Español: Brenda Beltran, Sonya Juarez, y Silvia Dominguez

http://texaswic.dshs.state.tx.us/


SNAP Food Benefits

Helps people who qualify buy the food they need for good health. Benefits are issued on the Lone Star Card and can be used just like a credit card at any store that accepts SNAP.


http://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/

 877-541-7905

Child Care

Workforce Solutions - Child Care

Workforce Solutions administers Child Care Services (CCS) funding to help parents pay for child care while they work, go to school, or while job training. CCS requires families to meet income guidelines. If you are eligible and qualify for services, you may be responsible for a portion of the cost of child care depending on your income and the number of children needing care.


4309 Old Jacksboro Hwy. Wichita Falls, TX 

940-723-8774


Head Start

Head Start is a program for low-income families designed to prepare children, ages 5 and under, to attend school and excel there. Head Start will help your family by addressing any health needs, connecting you to social programs and providing education services so that the whole family will enjoy a successful school experience.  Head Start follows WFISD calendar. Enrollment fills up quickly so applying early is highly recommended.


Northwest Head Start: 2310 5th Street - 940-235-4307
Rosewood Head Start: 503 N. Rosewood - 940- 235-4309
Farris Early Childhood Center: 710 Burkburnett Road - 940-235-4302




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Financial Assistance

Rolling Plains Management

Provides payment assistance to low-income households for water, gas, and electricity.


1401 Holiday St Wichita Falls, TX

940-723-2261

http://www.rollingplains.org


Interfaith Outreach Service

Provides temporary assistance for individuals and families who are threatened with homelessness, loss of utilities, food insecurity or other temporary financial emergencies in an atmosphere of compassion and respect.


1101 11th St Wichita Falls, TX

940-322-1365

http://www.interfaithwf.org


TANF

Helps families pay for basic needs, food, clothing and housing.


HHSC benefits office

1328 Oakhurst Dr. Wichita Falls, Tx

940-767-1720

http://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/