Temporary Cash Assistance For Needy Families in Houston, TX

Directory of US TANF Offices for Welfare and Supportive Services

We list the local offices where you can apply for TANF in Houston, TX.

We list the office hours and days where you can contact the offices and whether or not you need an appointment to speak with someone in person.

Temporary Cash Assistance For Needy Families Service Locations in Houston, TX

Texas TANF Program Applications - Texas

Texas TANF Benefits There is a maximum of 60 months of TANF assistance benefits within one's lifetimes. There is oftentimes a differentiation between adults and children. If you are a child and receive TANF benefits, depending on your State, you could receive another 60 months as an adult.

Texas TANF Eligibility Requirements
- You must be a US Citizen.
- Children must be citizens or have eligible alien status.
- You must have a social security number.
- Your family must earn less than a certain amount of money per month
- Children must be 18 years old or younger. If you are older than 18, you must be a full time student with an expected graduation date before the age of 20. - Families must have a child under 18 living in the home.
- Pregnant women are eligible for TANF during the month before their due date. So, if they are due 2/28 they could apply 1/1. If they were due 8/2 they could apply 7/1.

Texas TANF Food Stamps
The food stamp program is a federal program run by state and local agencies. The food stamp program is for low income families only. In most states, food stamp rules are the TANF rules. If you meet the requirements for TANF, you meet the requirements for food stamps.

Health and Human Services Commission - Welfare Office

2133 S Texas 6
Houston, TX - 77077
(281) 597-5200

HHSC Benefits Office - Welfare Office

9450 Harwin Dr
Houston, TX - 77036
(713) 266-5535

Texas Health & Human Services Department HHSC Benefits Office - Welfare Office

10202 I-10 East
Houston, TX - 77029
(713) 673-6347
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Buffalo - Welfare Office

13838 Buffalo Speedway
Houston, TX - 77045
(713) 433-3145
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Fuqua - Welfare Office

10060 Fuqua
Houston, TX - 77089
(713) 946-6861
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Meadowfern - Welfare Office

220 Meadowfern Drive
Houston, TX - 77067
(281) 874-0048
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Little York - Welfare Office

1421 Little York
Houston, TX - 77093
(281) 372-2540
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Harwin - Welfare Office

9450 Harwin Drive
Houston, TX - 77036
(713) 266-5535
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- North Freeway - Welfare Office

3880 North Freeway
Houston, TX - 77022
(713) 699-1098
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Scott - Welfare Office

6124 Scott
Houston, TX - 77021
(713) 748-8450
Located in Harris county.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Telephone - Welfare Office

2110 Telephone Rd
Houston, TX - 77023
(713) 921-5108
Located in Harris County.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Highway 6 - Welfare Office

2133 Highway 6
Houston, TX - 77077
(281) 597-5200
Located in Harris County.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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HHSC Benefits Office- Houston Rosslyn - Welfare Office

8511 N. Houston Rosslyn Rd.
Houston, TX - 77088
(713) 895-6800
Located in Harris County.

Offering:

  • SNAP food benefits 
  • Cash Help for Families(TANF) 
  • Medicaid for families and children

Contact for more information.

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Asian American Health Coalition, Hope Clinic - Welfare Office

7001 Corporate Drive
Houston, TX - 77036
(713) 773-0803
The Asian American Health Coalition (AAHC) of the Greater Houston Area, dba HOPE Clinic, provides health care services to all regardless of the patients’ ability to pay. In particular, HOPE Clinic serves the uninsured, under insured, those with limited English proficiency, and the low-income.

Our services include:

  •             Primary Care Services
  •             Well Woman Exams
  •             Extended Hours
  •             Pediatric Care
  •             Immunizations
  •             Discounted Laboratory Services
  •             Pap Smears
  •             Breast Health Education
  •             Mammography
  •             Hepatitis B Screening & Treatment
  •             IUD/Family Planning
  •             Prenatal Care
  •             Internal Medicine
  •             Eye Exams
  •             Prenatal Classes/ Educational Workshop
  •             Counseling in different languages (Individual and family sessions available for both adults and children)
  •             Eligibility Screening
  •             Case Management
  •             Acupuncture

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)

Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
9-5 MWF
9-8 TTH
9-5 Saturday
Closed Sunday

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Asset Building Network, INC. - Welfare Office

12211 Fondren Road
Houston, TX - 77035
(713) 776-3925
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone.. click for more details..

Because Houston Loves You - Welfare Office

2500 E.T.C. Jester
Houston, TX - 77008
(832) 301-4808
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Office Hours:9:00-1:00 Monday-Thursday
Registration:9:00-5:00pm
Friday: Office Closed
Saturday: 10:00-5:00pm .. click for more details..

GGC Group Corporation - Welfare Office

9898 Bissonnet
Houston, TX - 77036
(832) 263-8314
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm.. click for more details..

Houston Food Bank - Welfare Office

535 Portwall Street
Houston, TX - 77029
(832) 369-9390
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Monday - Saturday 8am - 9pm.. click for more details..

Light and Salt Association - Welfare Office

9800 Town Park Dr
Houston, TX - 77036
(713) 988-4724
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone.. click for more details..

Mission Milby Community Development Program - Welfare Office

2220 Broadway Street
Houston, TX - 77012
(713) 454-6464
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Programs and Services
  •     Youth After School Program
  •     Open Computer Labs
  •     Computer and Internet Instruction
  •     English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes
  •     GED Classes
  •     Learn and Earn
  •     Serve and Earn
  •     Youth Summer Camp
  •     Career Exploration and Development
  •     HOCK (Help Our Community Know)
  •     TFA-Wireless Network
  •     Life Skills Classes
  •     Youth and Family Educational Workshops
  •     Bible Study
  •     Worship
  •     Community Forums
  •     Nutrition/Cooking Classes
  •     AARP Income Tax Service
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Northwest Assistance Ministries - Welfare Office

15555 Kuykendahl Rd.
Houston, TX - 77090
(281) 885-4555
The Emergency Basic Needs Program offers a variety of emergency services including food, prescriptions (non-narcotic), gasoline vouchers, bus tokens, clothing, financial help with rent/mortgage, school supplies, and holiday food and toys. NAM’s Assistance Program does not help with utility bills. (Please call the United Way Help Line at 211 for assistance with your electric bill.)

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm.. click for more details..

Search Homeless Service - Welfare Office

2505 Fannin
Houston, TX - 77002
713-739-7752
Works to engage, stabilize, educate, employ and house individuals and families who are homeless. Our essential services are highly effective in transforming lives because we meet individuals where they are and provide what they need to get off the streets and back on their feet.

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm.. click for more details..

The Whale Church - Welfare Office

1377 Gulf Bank
Houston, TX - 77088
(832) 880-9398
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone.. click for more details..

VN Teamwork INC. - Welfare Office

1121 Bellaire
Houston, TX - 77072
(281) 495-8936
Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm.. click for more details..

Covenant Community Capital Corporation - Welfare Office

3300 Lyons Ave.
Houston, TX - 77020
(712) 223-1864
Located in Harris county.

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Contact for more information... click for more details..

Harris County Department of Education, Head Start - Welfare Office

6300 Irvington Blvd.
Houston, TX - 77022
(713) 694-6300
Located in Harris county.

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Contact for more information... click for more details..

Ministry Assistance of the Near NW Alliance (Manna) - Welfare Office

1602 W. 43rd Street
Houston, TX - 77018
(713) 686-6440
Located in Harris county.

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Hours
Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm

Contact for more information... click for more details..

SER Jobs for Progress - Welfare Office

201 Broadway Street
Houston, TX - 77012
(713) 773-6000
Located in Harris county.

Help you can receive:

  • Computer and help site (computers and staff / volunteers to help you use YourTexasBenefits.com)
Customers served:
Anyone

Office hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contact for more information... click for more details..