Programs and Services for Homeless Students


Below is a list of local programs and services available to assist homeless students and their families.
      
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Call 211 for information on Budgeting Education, Child Care, Clothing Assistance, Counseling, Elderly Resources, Emergency Shelter, Food Assistance, Health Services, Transportation.
     
 Government Offices    State Offices
     
Child and Adult Protective Services (CPS)
(806) 358-6211
Hotline: 1-800-252-5400
  Workforce Solutions Panhandle   
1206 W. 7th
(806) 372-5521
     

Veteran Administration Office
6010 W. Amarillo Blvd.
(806) 468-1880

  Attorney General  (Child Support)
(806) 376-4471
     
Texas Workforce Commission
2505 Lakeview Drive #300
(806) 358-7481
  Department of Motor Vehicles
4200 Canyon Drive
(806) 468-1300
     
Post Office
2301 Ross
(806) 468-2101
  Texas Health and Human Services Department
28 Western  Plaza
(806) 376-7214
     
Social Security Office
4750 Canyon Drive
1-888-221-1113
   
     
     
 Child Abuse / Neglect    Utilities Assistance
     
Child Protective Services (CPS)
(806) 358-6211
Hotline: 1-800-252-5400
  XCEL Energy
600 Tyler St
(806) 895-4999
     
The BRIDGE – Children’s Advocacy Center
804 Quail Creek
(806) 372-2873
  City of Amarillo
509 SE 7th
(806) 378-3078
     
    Atmos Energy
4730 Canon Drive
(806) 378-3380
     
     
 Jobs    Housing Assistance
     
Employment Commission of Texas
(806) 354-7481
  Panhandle Community Services
1309 SW 8th Avenue
(806) 372-2531
     
Labor Ready
101 E. Amarillo Blvd.
(806) 373-6400
 

Amarillo Community Development
Rental Assistance
509 SE 7th
(806) 378-3098

     
Panhandle Job Placement Services
7203 W. 1-40 Suite R
(806) 322-3003
  Affordable Housing Program
509 SE 7th
(806) 378-9319
     
Workforce Solutions
1206 W. 7th
(806) 372-5521 
 
     
     
 Community Services Agencies   Food Assistance
     
 Guyon Sanders Resource Center
200 S. Tyler
(806) 373-0867
  SNAP
Benefits.gov
     
 Family Resource Center
600 SW 11th Avenue
(806) 372-2341
  High Plains Food Bank
815 Ross 
(806) 374-8562
     
 Family Support Services
1001 Polk
(806) 342-2500
  Women Infant and Children – Amarillo Area WIC Services
411 S. Austin 
(806) 371-1119
     
 Catholic Charities of the Texas Panhandle
200 S. Tyler
(806) 376-4571
  Cornerstone Outreach Food Pantry
1111 N Buchanan 
(806) 381-2131
     
 Refugee Services of Texas
1101 Fritch Highway
(806) 381-0099
  Snack Pak
(806) 337-5252
     
 Red Cross
1800 Harrison
(806) 376-6309
  Local Churches
     
     
 Health Services   Mental Health / Counseling
     
Amarillo Department of Health
1411 E. Amarillo Blvd. 
(806) 351-7220
  Catholic Family Services
200 S. Tyler
(806) 376-4571
     
J.O. Wyatt Community Health Center
1411 E. Amarillo Blvd.
(806) 351-7200
  Family Support Services
1001 S. Polk
(806) 342-2500
     
 North West Texas Healthcare System
1501 S. Coulter
(806) 354-1000
  North West Texas Healthcare Systems
1501 S. Coulter
(806) 354-1000
     
Department of Public Health
1000 Martin Road
(806) 378-6300
  Pavilion
1501 S. Coulter
(806) 354-1810
     
Ronald McDonald House of Amarillo
1501 Streit Drive
(806) 358-8177
  Potter County Mental Health
500 S. Fillmore Rm 100
(806) 379-2252
     
    Randall County Mental Health
(806) 468-5608
     
    Samaritan Pastoral Counseling
112 W. 8th Avenue
(806) 353-1668
     
    Texas Panhandle Mental Health Mental Retardation/STAR Program
1005 S. Taylor
(806) 359-2005
     
     
 Women's Services    Christmas Assistance Programs
     
Downtown Women’s Center
409 S. Monroe
(806) 372-3625
  Eveline Rivers Christmas Project
314 S. Jefferson
(806) 372-3985
     
Martha’s House
1204 SW 18th
(806) 372-4035
  Pantex Christmas Project
Building 12716 P.O. Box 30020
(806) 477-5533
     
Crisis Pregnancy Center
6709 Woodward
(806) 354-2288
  Local Churches
     
     
 Clothing Assistance   Miscellaneous Services
     
Salvation Army
400 S. Harrison
(806) 373-6631
  School Supplies
District Homeless Liaison
(806) 383-8721
     
Eveline Rvers Coat Drive
314 S. Jefferson
(806) 372-3985
  Texas Homeless Education Office (THEO)
1-800-446-3142
     
United Way
(806) 373-0867
  Public Transit
509 SE 7th
(806) 378-3000
     
Thrift City
525 SW 10th
(806) 372-8564
  Legal Aid
203 W. 8th
1-800-955-6808
     
Goodwill
1904 Bell
(806) 400-9455
  Runaway Hotline
1-800-989-6884
     
 ‚ÄčLocal Churches