Fresh Food for Families
1st, 3rd, & 5th Mondays of the month
Drive through distribution hours – 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Walk up distribution (for families WITHOUT a car) 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Healthy Option Program for the Elderly (HOPE)
2nd Tuesday of the month 9:00 a.m.. – 12:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. until supplies are exhausted
REMEMBER – RECYCLE YOUR GROCERY BAGS! THE CARING PLACE CAN ALWAYS USE YOUR EXTRA PLASTIC GROCERY BAGS!
*Family Eldercare Fan Drive
Each Spring, qualifying individuals and families may apply for a fan to help provide relief from the hot Texas summer. Free fans are available to families with dependent children, those 60 years and older and people with disabilities. The number of fans is limited to the number of rooms in the home and availability. The Caring Place serves as a distribution point for Family Eldercare Summer Fan Drive.
*Coats for Kids
Gift Cards to Wal-Mart for the purchase of a new coat for a child are provided each Fall to qualified families. Additional income restrictions apply.
Children 0 through 18 years of age (School age children must be in school)
Enrollment and distribution date will be announced in the Fall.
Qualified Caring Place clients may register at that time.
$20 buys one new coat, $100 buys five! Your donation makes a difference! Donate now.
*Holiday Meal Assistance
The Holiday Meal Assistance program is available to qualified Caring Place families. (Additional income restrictions apply.) HEB gift cards are provided to individuals and families, allowing them to purchase food of their choosing for their holiday meal which is consistent with their family traditions and sensitive to their culture.
The cards are restricted to block the purchase of alcohol, tobacco or gasoline.
Value of the gift card is based on the number of family members in the household.
Enrollment and distribution date will be announced in the fall. Qualified Caring Place clients may register then.