Community Resources

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If you are a provider and suspect someone is a victim of intimate partner violence contact TESSA by email tessa@unthsc.edu and a health advocate will contact you.

If you are in immediate danger call 911 or the National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233).

Learn more about the intersection of intimate partner violence and HIV

Nutrition

  • Tarrant Area Food Bank
    Social services, community nutrition and more
    1-866-430-6143
    www.tafb.org
  • SNAP 
    Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
    www.yourtexasbenefits.com
  • Live a More Colorful Life
    Affordable recipes and much more through Tarrant County Public Health
    www.liveamorecolorfullife.org
  • Gardens on the Go
    Fresh, affordable produce twice a month for just $5 on the first and third Saturday of each month
    Higher Praise Family Church – 2909 Horton Road,
    Ft. Worth, TX 76119
    Harvesting Hope/First Christian – 910 S. Collins,
    Arlington, TX 76010
    www.liveamorecolorfullife.org
  • My Plate
    Education, recipes, and more
    www.choosemyplate.gov

Physical Health/Activity

Safety & Social Support

Sleep

Sexual Health

  • Tarrant County Public Health
    Walk-in HIV, syphilis, and other STI testing
    Fort Worth: (817) 321-4800
    Arlington: (817) 321-4724
  • Healing Wings
    Free Alere HIV testing, HIV specialty and primary care, pain management, nutrition assessment, counseling, education and more
    To schedule an appointment: (817) 702-3701
    Eligibility rep: (817) 702-1399
  • HELP Clinic
    Free HIV and syphilis testing, free condoms, free PrEP, and more
    For testing: (817) 332-7722
    For condoms, email jerel@helpfw.org or go to the web- site rubberaccess.org
  • Collins Family Planning Clinic
    Well-woman exams, pregnancy tests, birth control, counseling, STI screening and treatment, breast cancer screening and more
    (817) 922-8182
  • Planned Parenthood
    Provides wide range of reproductive healthcare services, including annual exams, pregnancy testing, birth control, emergency contraception, and STI and HIV testing. Operates on a sliding scale fee basis.
    To make an appointment:
    1-800-230-7526
    www.plannedparenthood.org

Stress & Coping

  • MHMR of Tarrant County
    Mental health, early childhood, IDD, addiction services, mobile crisis outreach team for emergency care, and more
    Call or text: (817) 335-3022
    Toll Free: 1-800-866-2465
    www.mhmrtarrant.org
  • Recovery Resource Council
    Provides screening, referral and counseling for addiction disorders.
    2700 Airport Freeway
    Fort Worth, Texas 76111
    Phone: 817-332-6329
  • WebMD: 10 Tips for Reducing Stress
    https://www.webmd.com/balance/guide/tips-to-control-stress#1  

 

 

This page was last modified on July 8, 2020