Community Health/Human Services Resources

Alzheimers Association – North Central Texas Chapter
Education & safe return program, and more.
2630 W. Freeway
Ste. 100
Fort Worth, TX 76102-7117
www.alz.org/northcentraltexas
817-336-4949

Amputees in Motion
Providing resources, education, building skills & socialization
aimdecatur@yahoo.com
903-746-5091

American Cancer Society
Education, support groups.
3301 West Freeway
Fort Worth, TX 76107
www.cancer.org
817-737-9990
24 hour
1-800-227-2345

American Red Cross Chisholm Trail Chapter
Emergency assistance to victims of house fires and other disasters, emergency communications for military personnel and their families, and health and safety training in First Aid, CPR, Water Safety, etc.
1515 S. Sylvania Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76111
www.redcross.org/DFW
817-335-9137

Area Agency on Aging Nursing Home Ombudsman Program
Local Ombudsmen In Wise County helping to achieve the best possible life for residents in nursing and/or assisted living centers. Currently Certified Ombudsmen in Wise include:
Shirley Leverett
Decatur Nursing & Rehabilitation
The Hills Nursing & Rehabilitation
1-800-272-3921 x7172
Ed Duris
Senior Care Health & Rehabilitation, Bridgeport
940-683-2526
Pat Wypij
Senior Care Health & Rehabilitation, Decatur
1-800-272-3921 x7172

Boy Scouts of America, Longhorn Council
Programs emphasizing outdoor adventure, environmental stewardship, community service, character development, leadership and service to others.
Longhorn Council
850 Cannon Drive
Hurst, TX 76054
www.mustang-district.org
817-231-8536

Camp Fire First Texas, First Texas Council
Provides exciting and challenging activities to help boys and girls grow and develop into caring, self-directed individuals.
2700 Meacham Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76137
817-831-2111

CASA of Wise and Jack Counties
Provides trained child advocates to serve as independent voices in court for abused and neglected children as well as case management services for children in CPS care.
300 E. Pecan
Decatur, TX 76234
www.casawise.org
940-627-7535

Child Study Center
Provides diagnosis & treatment services to children who have, or are at risk for developmental disabilities and related behavioral and emotional problems.
1300 West Lancaster
Fort Worth, TX 76102
www.cscfw.org
817-336-8611

Clinical Care Associates – Community Health Clinic
2000 S. FM 51
Suite D
Decatur, TX 76234
940-626-3888

Communities in Schools  of North Texas
Provides drop-out prevention and stay-in-school services to at-risk and economically disadvantaged students in schools in Denton and Wise counties.
P.O. Box 295543
Lewisville, TX 75029
www.cisnt.org
972-538-9930

ECI
Provides Early Childhood Intervention (E.C.I.) Services to children birth to three years of age who are experiencing developmental delays or disabilities.
1-888-754-0524
www.MHMRtarrant.org/ECI

Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains
Program builds girls with courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.
4901 Briarhaven
Fort Worth, TX 76109
www.gs-top.org
1-800-582-7272

Mary’s Gift Program
609 Medical Center Drive
Decatur, TX 76234
940-626-1384
Foundation.WiseRegional.com
WRHS Dialysis Marys Gift

Moncrief Cancer Institute
Providing fully funded mobile mammography for the uninsured in Wise County and the surrounding area.
www.moncrief.com
To schedule your appointment, call
1-800-405-7739

Raquel’s Wings for Life
Provides free air transportation service to transport cancer patients to the medical center they need.
351 Airport Rd., Box 2
Decatur, TX 76234
www.raquelswings.com
940-627-1050

Salvation Army
Rental Assistance, utilities, emergency support, emergency relief for travelers.
Bridgeport Unit:
FUMC
608 17th Street
Bridgeport, TX 76426
940-683-2780
Decatur Unit:
WARM
300 N. Trinity
Decatur, TX 76234
940-626-4676

South Wise Services
Food pantry, clothing and other assistance as funds are available.
Trinity Baptist Church
PO Box 217
Boyd, TX 76023
www.southwiseservices.com
940-433-5281

Southeast Wise County Community Services
Provide food pantry and limited emergency assistance to Rhome and Newark area residents in need.
P.O. Box 148
Newark, TX 76071
817-458-6937

Southwestern Diabetic Foundation
Rehabilitation and education training for boys and girls with diabetes through residential summer camps at Camp Sweeney, TX.
P.O. Box 918
Gainesville, TX 76241
www.campsweeney.org
940-665-2011

TAPS
A demand-response transportation system providing transportation to persons of all ages.
3400 Texoma Pkwy.
Sherman, TX 75090
www.tapsbus.com
800-256-0911

Texas Neighborhood Services Children’s Services
Provides educational and case management services to children and their families through Head Start and Early Headstart.
www.txns.org
575 W. Mulberry
Decatur, TX 76234
940-627-6418
522 Palo Pinto
Weatherford, TX 76086
817-598-5700
Decatur Early Headstart
940-626-4787

Texas Neighborhood Services Community Services
Assistance to low income households with utility payments, heating/cooling system repairs, energy education and budget counseling.
www.txns.org
300 N. Trinity
Suite B
Decatur, TX 76234
940-626-4277
522 Palo Pinto
Weatherford, TX 76086
817-598-5700

Trinity Habitat for Humanity
Builds quality, affordable houses for qualified low-income families.
3345 S. Jones St.
Fort Worth, TX 76110
www.trinityhabitat.org
Fax 817-926-8575
817-926-9219

United Way of Wise County
PO Box 213
Decatur, TX 76234
www.wisecountyunitedway.org
940-627-3684
United Way

Voices Youth and Family Services
Provides trained volunteers to serve children whose families are in the CPS Family Based Safety Services program, youth in the Juvenile Probation system and children needing supervised visitation.
708 W. Shoemaker
Suite A
Decatur, TX 76234
www.volunteervoices.com
940-626-8139

Wise Area Relief Mission (WARM)
Provides food pantry, referral & information services, and limited financial assistance for utilities and prescriptions when funds are available.
300 N. Trinity
Decatur, TX 76234
www.wiseareareliefmission.org
940-626-4676

Wise Choices Pregnancy Resource Center
Pregnancy tests, STD & abstinence education, abortion alternative counseling, abortion education, parenting classes, material goods including diapers, clothing, formula, baby food, infant furniture, car seats, etc. Contraceptive education, peer counseling, referrals, spiritual counseling.
604 N. Trinity
Decatur, TX 76234
www.mywisechoices.com
940-627-6924

Wise County 4-H
Provides youth educational and leadership development programs.
206 N. State
Suite A
Decatur, TX 76234
www.agrilife.org
940-627-3341

Wise County Christian Counseling
Provides individual, couples and family therapy counseling services on a sliding scale basis.
2200 S. FM 51
Suite 500
Decatur, TX 76234
www.wiseccc.org
940-627-1618

Wise County Committee on Aging, Inc.
Operates Meals-on-Wheels program providing home delivered meals and transportation services to homebound seniors.
300 N. Trinity
Suite A
Decatur, TX 76234
www.wisemealsonwheels.com
940-627-5329

Wise County Community Health Center
Provides a medical home in Wise County for uninsured and under-insured. Provides basic access to health care on a reduced fee/sliding scale basis.
2000 S. FM 51
Suite D
Decatur, TX 76234
940-626-3888

Wise County Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Intervention, counseling, referral and education to abusers of alcohol or drugs and their families.
105 S. Church
Decatur, TX 76234
940-627-3921

Wise Hope Shelter & Crisis Center
Emergency safe housing, resource referrals, counseling, legal advocacy and emergency response for victims of domestic violence.
608 N. Bus. 81/287
Decatur, TX 76234
24 Hr. Hotline – 940-626-4855
Spanish Hotline – 940-393-2884

Wise Kid Care
Provides assistance to CPS in caring for abused/neglected children. Provides Christmas gifts to needy youth as well as counseling and education services.
CPS Supervisor
2000 W. Business Hwy 380
Decatur, TX 76234
940-393-7831