Community Resources

Resource Connection Services
A FREE program (bilingual services available) for Tarrant County families with youth ages 6-17 struggling with unmet needs. See the flyers for details. Must complete an intake appointment. Call 817-335-HOPE (4673) to schedule. Learn more at www.realhelpforreallife.org.

   

Utility Service Assistance
Community Action Partners offers an application process to receive utility assistance. Click here for more information.

WestAid Food Pantry
WestAid is a local food pantry down the street from Waverly Park that addresses food insecurity in the west Fort Worth area. Click here for more information.

Mobile Food Pantries
There are thankfully many resources for mobile food pantries in our immediate area. Please see below for a list of the closest with dates and times.

LVTRise
8201 Calmont Ave Fort Worth, TX 76116
Every Tuesday & Thursday10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Restoration Center Fort Worth
3100 Las Vegas Trail Fort Worth, TX 76116
1st Saturday of Every Month12:00 pm - 2:00 pm*This is the location of the monthly Tarrant Area Food Bank free mobile food pantry event in the Las Vegas Trail area. For a link to the entire TAFB mobile pantry schedule in all areas, click here. Please bring bags or boxes to carry your food home.

Birchman Baptist Church
9100 N Normandale St Fort Worth, TX 76116
Every Thursday1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Western Hills United Methodist Church
2820 Laredo Dr Fort Worth, TX 76116
Every Tuesday & Thursday9:00 am - 11:00 am

Western Hills Church of Christ
8800 Chapin Rd Fort Worth, TX 76116
Every Thursday3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ridglea Baptist Church
6037 Las Vegas Trail Fort Worth, TX 76116
2nd & 4th Saturday of Every Month10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fatherhood Effect Program
A FREE comprehensive program for fathers offered by New Day Services. Various locations, days, and times offered. See the flyer for details.


Free Pet Services
Community Food Bank3000 Galvez Ave Fort Worth, TX 76111Select Zip Codes Only3rd Tuesday of Every Month (except November)9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Humane Society of North Texas has partnered with the Community Food Bank in Fort Worth to provide free spray and neuter surgeries, microchipping, and rabies vaccine vouchers for the following zip codes: 76102, 76103, 76104, 76105, 76106, 76110, 76111, 76112, 76114, 76115, and 76119.

Find out about all Fort Worth low-cost or free pet care options here.

Low Cost Internet
Local internet service providers (ISPs) are required to provide low-cost access for low-income families, typically $10 monthly.
This site explains a Federal program that offers a $9.25 monthly discount, making home internet available for about $1 monthly. Families can determine whether they qualify based on income or by existing participation in certain government assistance programs.
Community Improvement Groups
If you're interested in being involved in the Las Vegas Trail revitalization efforts, check out the Facebook Group "LVT LOVE". Keep up with what's going on and how you can be involved.

Another wonderful initiative in the Las Vegas Trail community is LVTRise.  It collaborates with existing community resources to improve the lives of those in the Las Vegas Trail area through improving safety, housing, education, employment/workforce development, health & wellness, and revitalization/economic development.
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