We can help with the most basic of all human needs: food, clothing, and shelter. Our areas of assistance include groceries, clothing and household items, financial assistance for rent and utility bills, some medical bills and prescriptions, some transportation costs, and more.
If you live in our service area we have a range of services that may assist you if you are having trouble making ends meet. Our service area includes residents of Georgetown, Andice, Bartlett, Florence, Granger, Jarrell, Jonah, Schwertner, Walburg, Weir, and the portion of Hutto that lies within the Georgetown Independent School District.
You can find information on our Service Area here: http://www.caringplacetx.org/gethelp/service-area.html
Programs & Services at The Caring Place
2001 Railroad Avenue
Georgetown, Texas 78626
Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm, Thursdays we are open until 6:00pm, with PRIORITY given to people who work during the day and are unable to come in during daytime hours. No appointments needed - Services are on a first come, first served basis.
To receive help, there are sometimes things you will need to bring in order for us to verify your need and our ability to help. You can find a printable guide to help you gather information to bring by downloading the flyer at the bottom of this page.
The programs and services we offer include, but are not limited to help with utility bills, mortgage/rent, food/housewares/clothes, transportation and medical/prescriptions. Please call us if you find yourself in crisis and see if we can assist you. Our phone number is 512-943-0700.
Our Food Programs are often the simplest way to receive help. You may find by participating in one or more of these programs you are better able to stretch your budget through the month. *Please note, you do not need to bring any documents to receive food benefits. You can find more information about all of our Food Programs here: http://www.caringplacetx.org/what-we-do/food-programs.html
You can download a "Food Programs" printable flyer and a "Need Assistance - What to Bring" printable flyer at the bottom of this page.
Please see an overview of The Caring Place Programs and Services below.
This document contains a list of our 4 main Food Programs. You will will find the What, When, Where and How of these programs in this printable sheet. Click the image to download.
This is a guide to assist you in deciding what to bring when you come to The Caring Place for assistance. Please click to download.
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Seasonal Program Flyers
This program for children is a coat collection and distribution program for young neighbors in our community. The Caring Place is collecting new or gently used coats between September 23rd-October 12th. Distribution will be held October 14th-25th. Please start in Programs and Services if you are seeking coats for children in your family.