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Community resources available to support you and your family

We want to make sure that you and your family are supported while you concentrate on your job search. Check out these community resources that can help you along the way.

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Job Search

Resume writing, interview skills, job search assistance.
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Support & Benefits

Support services such as benefit applications.
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Attire

Workplace and interview attire resources.
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Housing

Housing counseling or other housing related services.
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Financial Literacy

Financial education for lasting financial stability.
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Health & Medical

Healthcare, dental hygiene, and mental health assistance.
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Transportation

Transportation services such as bus vouchers.
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Training/Education

Compter skills, education, and training opportunities.
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Food & Nutrition

Food pantries and other nutrition assistance.
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AARP Foundation
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)

AARP Foundation first matches eligible older job seekers with local nonprofits and public agencies so they can increase skills and build self-confidence while earning a modest income. Based on their employment interests and goals, participants may also receive supportive services and skills training through an educational institution. Their SCSEP experience most often leads to permanent employment.

Eligibility: Must be residents of Texas at least 55 years old, unemployed and meet income requirements

Address: 55 IH 35 North, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: 512-391-9299

Hours: Mon – Fri 9:00am – 4:00pm

Website: www.aarpfoundation.org/scsep

Call to set up appointment


AARP Foundation Benefits QuickLINK

AARP Foundation online tool to help you navigate public benefits.

Website: www.aarp.org/quicklink

AGE of Central Texas
AGE Computer Lab

The AGE Computer Lab provides hands-on learning in a state-of-the-art computer center, taught and guided by a group of retired technology and education experts, all volunteers. This supportive learning and assistive environment gently coaches adults to learn and use technology to its fullest. There is a fee for classes of about $10 per hour of instruction time.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 3710 Cedar St., Box 2, Austin, TX 78705

Phone: 512-451-4611

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.agecomputer.org

Register for classes online.

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All Saints' Episcopal Church
Mobile Loaves and Fishes Ministry

Various ministries provide supportive services. The Mobile Loaves and Fishes ministry provides bus passes and financial support. “Congregational giving makes it possible to purchase discounted Capital Metro bus passes and HEB gift cards (which are used for a small payment on food or anything sold at HEB except tobacco, alcohol and the lottery) and for financial assistance. Financial assistance (seldom more than $25 and sometimes less) is given for rent, ID’s, birth certificates, prescriptions not available at HEB, out-of-town transportation, glasses, textbooks and work boots.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 209 W. 27th St., Austin, TX 78705

Phone: 512-476-3589

Hours: Every Tuesday at 7:00am to sign up for program at 9:00am

Website: http://allsaints-austin.org/ministries-all

Walk-in

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Asian Family Support Services of Austin
Economic Empowerment Program

Services are for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Their mission statement “Asian Family Support Services of Austin (AFSSA) promotes abuse-free Asian communities through advocacy, support, awareness and access to social services.” Economic Empowerment Program clients are able to receive one-one-one counseling, job search, resume assistance, and trainings on financial literacy, life skills, and how to acclimate to the American workforce.

Eligibility: Services are offered to survivors of domestic and sexual violence

Address: P.O. Box 16254, Austin, TX 78761

Phone: 512-391-9299

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.afssaustin.org

Call to set up appointment

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Austin Area Urban League

The Austin Area Urban League offers three programs:

Financial Empowerment

This program provides financial education to qualified individuals and families who complete the workshops. Various financial seminars are offered that educate on the process of finding and purchasing a home; the type of loans available; the process of securing a loan; budget management; and credit issues that could prevent potential buyers from securing a mortgage.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 8011A Cameron Rd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78754

Phone: 512-478-7176

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: aaul.org/what-we-do/financial-empowerment/

Call to set up appointment


Workforce & Career Development – Essential Office Skills Program

The Austin Area Urban League’s Essential Office Skills (EOS) Academy equips clients with the essential skills to become gainfully employed and successfully prepares them for entrance into the workplace.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 8011A Cameron Rd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78754

Phone: 512-478-7176

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: aaul.org/what-we-do/workforce-career-development/

Call to set up appointment


Workforce & Career Development – Life Skills Program

The Life Skills Program is designed to assist clients in altering those negative patterns of behaviors that create barriers to their success. A variety of services are offered including basic computer training and financial literacy.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 8011A Cameron Rd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78754

Phone: 512-478-7176

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: aaul.org/what-we-do/workforce-career-development/

Call to set up appointment

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Austin Public Library
Faulk Central library and branches

Drop in for free computer training at several Library locations throughout town. Our classes cover topics such as how to use email, look for a job, put finishing touches on your résumé and navigate social media.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 800 Guadalupe St., Austin, TX 78701

Phone: 512-974-7400

Hours: See calendar on website

Website: library.austintexas.gov/event-tags/computer-classes

Walk-in

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AustinUP
AustinUP

“A community alliance committed to making Central Texas a place where older adults live full, engaged lives.” Hosts free job expos in various locations around Austin to match 55+ job seekers with job opportunities and provides resources for seniors.

Eligibility: 55 and older

Phone: 512-963-3191

Website: http://austinup.org/

Job Fair Info: http://austinup.org/events/

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Caritas of Austin
Caritas 

Programs and services: Housing, Food, Employment, Education, Refugee Resettlement, Veterans Assistance

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address:
Caritas North – 9027 Northgate Boulevard, Austin, TX 78768
Caritas of Austin – 611 Neches Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: 512-472-4135

Hours:
Mon, Wed, Thur – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tue – 8:00am – 6:00pm
Fri – 8:00am – 10:00am

Website: www.caritasofaustin.org

Call to set up appointment

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Catholic Charities of Austin
Financial Stability Program

Catholic Charities Financial Stability Program helps families avoid homelessness and achieve financial security through case management, education and emergency financial assistance. The program has provided case management and financial assistance to thousands of families in Central Texas in several areas of need, including utilities, rental expense and mortgage payments.

Eligibility: Must be a resident of Austin/Travis County and meet certain income requirements

Address: 1625 Rutherford Lane, Austin, TX 78754

Phone: 512-651-6100

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Closed Noon-1 p.m.

Website: www.ccctx.org/financialstabilityaustin

Call to set up appointment

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Central Texas Food Bank
Central Texas Food Bank

We work in partnership with the Texas Health and Human Services (HHSC) department to provide free phone and in-person consultations in English and Spanish, pre-screening, application submissions, and additional help when applying for food stamps (SNAP) and other social services

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 6500 Metropolis Drive, Austin, TX 78744

Phone: 512-282-2111

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.centraltexasfoodbank.org/agencies

Call to set up appointment

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City of Austin and Travis County
Workforce and Education Readiness Continuum (WERC)

A City of Austin- and Travis County-funded network of community partners linked to help prepare Austin-area residents to enter or reenter today’s competitive job market. [At] 38 locations, … eligible WERC participants have the option to receive a number of education and training services including: Job Search Assistance, Occupational & Job-specific Training, Resume & Interviewing Workshops, Employment Support Services, Transportation assistance, Emergency Support Services, Skills Assessments & Certifications, Adult Basic Education (ABE), Financial Literacy Training, Computer Literacy Training, English as a Second Language (ESL), Spanish Literacy, One-on-one Case Management, and Child Care support.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: See website for addresses of partner agencies

Phone: Varies – see website

Hours: Varies – see website

Website: www.wercaustin.com

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City of Austin Public Health

There are six City of Austin Public Health Department neighborhood centers that provide a variety of social services to low and moderate-income families in need. This includes a food pantry, employment information and referrals, and application assistance.

Blackland Neighborhood Center

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 2005 Salina, Austin, TX 78722

Phone: 512-972-5790

Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 6:00pm
Fri – 8:00am – Noon

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/blackland-neighborhood-center

Call to set up appointment


East Austin Neighborhood Center

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 211 Comal St., Austin, TX 78702

Phone: 512-972-6650

Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 6:00pm (closed Noon – 1:00pm)
Fri – 8:00am – Noon

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/east-austin-neighborhood-center

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Montopolis Neighborhood Center

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 1416 Montopolis Dr., Austin, TX 78741

Phone: 512-972-6650

Hours: Tues – 8:00am – Noon and 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/montopolis-neighborhood-center

Call to set up appointment


Rosewood Zaragosa Neighborhood Center

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 2800 Webberville Rd., Austin, TX 78702

Phone: 512-972-6740

Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 6:00pm
Fri – 8:00am – Noon

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/rosewood-zaragosa-neighborhood-center

Call to set up appointment


South Austin Neighborhood Center

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 2508 Durwood, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: 512-972-6840

Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 6:00pm
Fri – 8:00am – Noon

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/south-austin-neighborhood-center

Call to set up appointment


St. John Community Center

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 7500 Blessing Ave., Austin, TX 78752

Phone: 512-282-2111

Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 6:00pm
Fri – 8:00am – Noon

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/st-john-community-center

Call to set up appointment

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Dream Come True Foundation

The Dream Come True Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides assistance to individuals and families who are “on the edge of success” but need help to achieve their dreams of an education or financial stability. The Dream Come True Foundation does not discriminate based on age, gender, religion, sexual orientation or ethnicity. There is no age limit or family size limit.

Eligibility: Must meet program guidelines

Address: P.O. Box 5890, Austin, TX 78763

Phone: 512-508-7562

Website: www.dctf-austin.org

Call for information. Apply online.

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Dress for Success

Dress for Success Austin is committed to providing services and opportunities to help disadvantaged women establish a solid work history and permanently leave the cycle of poverty. Support extends far beyond the “suit” to a promise to each client of on-going support and information as she enters and remains in the employment arena.

Eligibility: For clothing – Once you’ve scheduled an interview, obtain a referral to visit your local Dress for Success boutique.

Address: 701 Tillery St., Suite A-5, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: 512-389-3723

Hours:
Mon, Tues, Thurs – 10:00am – 4:00pm (Closed Wed)
Sat – 10:00am – 2:00pm

Website: austin.dressforsuccess.org

Call to set up appointment

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Easter Seals of Central Texas
Workforce Development

Easter seals offers a range of training, placement and related services that help people prepare for the workforce—because meaningful work is often the key to overcoming challenges and having a good life…. The Employment Services Program at ESCT helps adults with disabilities to find and keep jobs. All services are provided free of charge.

Eligibility: Open to people with disabilities

Address: 8505 Cross Park Dr., Suite 120, Austin, TX 78754

Phone: 512-478-2581

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.easterseals.com/centraltx

Call to set up appointment

 

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Episcopal Diocese of Texas
El Buen Samaritano

El Buen Samaritano is an outreach ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas committed to helping Latino and other families in Central Texas lead healthy, productive and secure lives through high-quality and affordable healthcare, education and financial security services. Registration for adult education occurs three times per year in August, January, and May.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 700 Woodhue Dr., Austin, TX 78745

Phone: 512-439-0700

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.elbuen.org

Call to set up appointment

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Foundation Communities

Foundation Communities is a local, homegrown nonprofit. Founded in 1990, we provide affordable, attractive homes and free on-site support services for thousands of families, veterans, seniors, and individuals with disabilities. We offer an innovative, proven model that empowers our residents and neighbors to achieve educational success, financial stability, and healthier lifestyles.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 3036 South First St., Austin, TX 78704

Phone: 512-447-2026

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.foundcom.org

Call to set up appointment

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FreeStore Austin

At FreeStore Austin, we affirm self-worth and build community through intentional cross-cultural relationships that reflect God’s love for all. Our vehicle for extending God’s abundance is freely giving clothing and household goods. An program of the United Methodist Churches.

Eligibility: Open to everyone.  Cost of goods based on family size and income requirements

Address: To be announced – FreeStore Austin is moving to larger space.

Website: www.freestoreaustin.org

Walk-in (when store is re-opened)

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Goodwill of Central Texas

Goodwill of Central Texas has a number of job resources:

Goodwill Career and Technical Academy

The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy (GCTA) provides all Goodwill program participants the opportunity to pursue accelerated, affordable career certifications in a variety of industries.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 1015 Norwood Park Blvd., Austin, TX 78753

Phone: 512-637-7131

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 10:00pm

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/excel-center/goodwill-career-technical-academy

Call to set up appointment


Goodwill Community Center (GCC)

We put boots on the ground to “meet people where they are” by offering multiple points of entry through referrals and job-help centers. Additionally, Goodwill staff is embedded at various service agencies, and we colocate with Workforce Solutions at the Goodwill Resource Center. Our spirit of collaboration also extends to our Goodwill family. We work with University Federal Credit Union to offer financial literacy and second-chance banking. Additionally, our relationship with St. Edward’s University gives our employees access to subsidized higher education.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 1015 Norwood Park Blvd., Austin, TX 78753

Phone: 512-637-7580

Hours:
Mon – Thur 9:00am – 4:00pm (closed Noon – 1:00pm)
Fri – 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/education-job-training

Walk-in or call to set up appointment


Goodwill Georgetown Community Resource Center

We put boots on the ground to “meet people where they are” by offering multiple points of entry through referrals and job-help centers. Additionally, Goodwill staff is embedded at various service agencies, and we colocate with Workforce Solutions at the Goodwill Resource Center. Our spirit of collaboration also extends to our Goodwill family. We work with University Federal Credit Union to offer financial literacy and second-chance banking. Additionally, our relationship with St. Edward’s University gives our employees access to subsidized higher education.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 805 West University Ave., Suite 127, Georgetown, TX 78626

Phone: 512-591-7808

Hours:
Mon – 11:00am – 1:00pm
Wed – 1:00pm – 3:30pm
Thur – 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Tues & Fri – By appointment only

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/education-job-training

Walk-in or call to set up appointment


Goodwill Resource Center (GRC)

We put boots on the ground to “meet people where they are” by offering multiple points of entry through referrals and job-help centers. Additionally, Goodwill staff is embedded at various service agencies, and we colocate with Workforce Solutions at the Goodwill Resource Center. Our spirit of collaboration also extends to our Goodwill family. We work with University Federal Credit Union to offer financial literacy and second-chance banking. Additionally, our relationship with St. Edward’s University gives our employees access to subsidized higher education.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 6505 Burleson Rd., Austin, TX 78744

Phone: 512-637-7580

Hours:
Mon – Thur 9:00am – 4:00pm (closed Noon – 1:00pm)
Fri – 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/education-job-training

Walk-in or call to set up appointment


Goodwill Rosewood Job Help Center

We put boots on the ground to “meet people where they are” by offering multiple points of entry through referrals and job-help centers. Additionally, Goodwill staff is embedded at various service agencies, and we colocate with Workforce Solutions at the Goodwill Resource Center. Our spirit of collaboration also extends to our Goodwill family. We work with University Federal Credit Union to offer financial literacy and second-chance banking. Additionally, our relationship with St. Edward’s University gives our employees access to subsidized higher education.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 2001 Rosewood Ave., Bldg. B#2101, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: 512-637-7580

Hours: Tue & Wed: 9:00am – 4:00pm (closed Noon – 1:00pm)

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/education-job-training

Walk-in or call to set up appointment


Goodwill Round Rock Job Help Center

We put boots on the ground to “meet people where they are” by offering multiple points of entry through referrals and job-help centers. Additionally, Goodwill staff is embedded at various service agencies, and we colocate with Workforce Solutions at the Goodwill Resource Center. Our spirit of collaboration also extends to our Goodwill family. We work with University Federal Credit Union to offer financial literacy and second-chance banking. Additionally, our relationship with St. Edward’s University gives our employees access to subsidized higher education.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 150 W. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78664

Phone: 512-637-7580

Hours: Tue & Wed: 9:00am – 4:00pm (closed Noon – 1:00pm)

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/education-job-training

Walk-in or call to set up appointment


Goodwill San Marcos Job Help Center

We put boots on the ground to “meet people where they are” by offering multiple points of entry through referrals and job-help centers. Additionally, Goodwill staff is embedded at various service agencies, and we colocate with Workforce Solutions at the Goodwill Resource Center. Our spirit of collaboration also extends to our Goodwill family. We work with University Federal Credit Union to offer financial literacy and second-chance banking. Additionally, our relationship with St. Edward’s University gives our employees access to subsidized higher education.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 1005 Highway 80, San Marcos, TX 78666

Phone: 512-392-4020

Hours:
Mon – Thur: 9:00am – 4:00pm (closed Noon – 1:00pm)
Fri: By appointment only

Website: www.goodwillcentraltexas.org/education-job-training

Walk-in or call to set up appointment

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Health and Human Services Commission

The Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has eight benefit offices that offer support services and community partners that assist with application for benefits.

HHSC Benefit Offices

SNAP Food Benefits – Helps families buy food for good health. TANF Cash Help – Helps families with children age 18 and younger pay for basic needs. Health Care – Helps cover visits to doctors, dentists, and hospitals. Also covers medicines ordered by doctors and dentists. Support Services – Helps people with daily living needs, caregivers, and people with mental health, drug or alcohol issues.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address/Phone:

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.yourtexasbenefits.com

Call to set up appointment


HHSC Community Partners

In an effort to make it easier and more efficient for Texans to apply for and manage their HHSC benefits, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is partnering with community-based organizations to help people learn how they can get the most out of the HHSC’s benefits application and management website, YourTexasBenefits.com.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address/Phone/Hours: See website

Website: www.texascommunitypartnerprogram.com

Call to set up appointment

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Launch Pad Job Club
Launch Pad Job Club

Launch Pad Job Club is a networking, support, and job lead sharing organization that aids and supports job seekers in their search for The Perfect Job. A federally recognized nonprofit organization, LPJC presents free weekly meetings that provide programs, motivation, and job search information.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 1156 Hargrave Street, Austin, TX 78702

Hours: Every Fri at 10:00am

Website: www.launchpadjobclub.com

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Lisa's Hope Chest

Lisa’s H.O.P.E. Chest is an Austin-based, non-profit organization that provides gently-used professional clothing free of charge to men and women in need. This clothes closet is different from others because it is designed specifically to help individuals in transition dress professionally at work and for job interviews.

Eligibility: Client referrals from numerous state, regional, and local agencies.

Address: 4136 E. 12th, Austin, TX 78723

Phone: 512-457-0999

Hours:
Tues – Thur 4:30pm – 7:00pm
Sat – 10:00am – 2:00pm

Website: www.lisashopechest.org

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Manos de Cristo

Through a variety of programs, Manos de Cristo provides critically important services to thousands of people in the Greater Austin area. Its Dental Center, food pantry, clothes closet, and education programs lead clients toward self-sufficiency by providing much needed services in a caring and nurturing environment.

Eligibility: Open to participants who meet certain income requirements

Address: 4911 Harmon Ave., Austin, TX 78751

Phone: 512-477-7454

Website: www.manosdecristo.org

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New Life Institute
East Austin Walk-in Counseling

New Life Institute is a non-profit counseling and training organization, dedicated to changing lives by providing professional services to those in emotional or spiritual need regardless of ability to pay. We provide counseling services by appointment at our primary location, or by walking in to our Walk-In Clinic.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address:
Walk-in Clinic – Park Lane United Methodist Church, 2105 Parker Ln., Austin, TX 78741
Main office – 607 Rathervue, Austin, TX 78705

Phone:
Clinic – 512-920-0555
Main office – 512-469-9447

Hours: Thur 3:00pm – 6:00pm (first come, first served basis)

Website: www.newlifetexas.org

Walk-in

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Peak Performers Staffing and Recruiting
Peak Performers

Peak Performers is a non-profit staffing and recruiting agency that specializes in placing people into contract assignments with state agencies in Austin. As a non-profit, they also they also provide job placement priority to qualified candidates with disabilities

Eligibility: Qualified applicants

Address: 4616 Triangle Avenue, #405, Austin, Texas 78705

Phone: 512-453-8833

Hours: Monday–Friday 8:00 – 5:00pm

Website: www.peakperformers.org

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River City Hope Street
Career Life Ministries and Life Bridge Job Corps

Our vision is for Austin to be transformed by connecting individuals, churches, and organizations expressing the power of God’s love through practical, life changing ministries.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: Twin Lakes Fellowship, 1150 S. Bell Blvd., Cedar Park, TX 78613

Phone: 512-522-7152

Website: www.rivercityhopestreet.org

Apply online

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Samaritan Center

Professional counseling, integrative medicine, and psychiatric services that are accessible and affordable for all, especially vulnerable populations such as uninsured or underinsured low-income families, and veterans struggling with the emotional wounds of war. Services include career counseling.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address/Phone:

  • Advanced Therapeutic Massage, 200 Buttercup Creek Blvd., #119, Cedar Park, TX 78613, 512-451-7337
  • 3613 Williams Drive, Bldg. 301, Georgetown, TX 78628, 512-931-0101
  • The Caring Place Annex, 2001 Railroad Ave., Georgetown, TX 78626, 512-451-7337
  • 8956 Research Blvd., Bldg. 2, Austin, TX 78758, 512-451-7337
  • 1901 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78664, 512-451-7337
  • First United Methodist Church, 129 West Hutchinson, San Marcos, TX 78666, 512-451-7337

Hours: Mon – Fri 9:00am – 5:30pm

Website: www.samaritan-center.org

Call to set up appointment

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Seton Behavioral Health
Adult Outpatient Services

Services that for those who are experiencing depression, anxiety, drug or alcohol abuse, or other emotional problems that significantly impact the ability to carry out usual activities. Fees are charged.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address:

  • Austin: 5407 Clay Ave., Austin, TX 78756
  • Round Rock: 301 Seton Parkway, Suite 103, Round Rock, TX 78665

Phone: 512-324-2039

Website: www.seton.net/behavioral-health-care/outpatient-programs

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Skillpoint Alliance

Skillpoint Alliance is a 501(c)3 social enterprise that builds partnerships among industry, education and the community, leading to college and career success for Central Texans, while meeting employers’ needs for a qualified workforce. Since the first graduating class in 1994, Skillpoint’s rapid job training program, Gateway, has expanded to offer six certifications across the construction, manufacturing and healthcare industries. In 1998, we began Empower, a computer proficiency program designed to help prepare adults to compete in the technology-driven workplace.

Eligibility: Apply online.  There are costs associated with training.  Scholarships are available.

Address: 201 East Second Street, Suite B, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: 512-323-6773

Website: www.skillpointalliance.org

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US Dept. of Labor
Career One Stop

A source for employment information and inspiration; The place to manage your career; Your pathway to career success; Tools to help job seekers, students, businesses and career professionals; Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. CareerOneStop Mission: To deliver integrated, easy-to-understand workforce information that helps job seekers, students, workers, workforce intermediaries, and employers develop their capacity and make sound economic decisions in the new economy.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: Online only

Phone: 877-872-5627

Website: www.careeronestop.org

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Waterloo Counseling Services

Waterloo Counseling Center is a private, nonprofit organization. Waterloo provides low cost counseling services, accepts many major forms of insurance and is a place where everyone can receive mental health services in a culturally-affirming and accepting environment. Waterloo offers high quality, affordable mental health counseling to the entire community and has an expertise in serving the LGBTQ community; people living with HIV/AIDS and their loved ones; and people experiencing trauma, depression or anxiety.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 4314 E. Highland Mall Blvd., Suite 301, Austin, TX 78752

Phone: 512-444-9922

Office Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 8:30pm
Fri – 8:00am – 3:30pm

Counseling Hours:
Mon – Thur 8:00am – 8:00pm
Fri – 8:00am – 6:00pm

Website: www.waterloocounseling.org

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Workforce Solutions

Workforce Solutions has four rural and three capital area locations.

Workforce Solutions of Bastrop County

Services Offered: Wage Claim & Child Labor Information, Veterans Services, Unemployment Benefits Information, Self Assessment Tools, Rural Capital Area Talent Market, Resume Support, Labor Market Information, Job Search Support, Job Fairs, Interview Counseling, How-To Workshops, Education & Training Information, Computer & Internet Access, Child Care Information, Career & Benefits Information

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 53 Loop 150 West, Bastrop, TX 78602

Phone:
512-303-3916
866-518-0575

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.workforcesolutionsrca.com/locations/details/Workforce-Solutions-of-Bastrop-County

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Workforce Solutions of Caldwell County

Services Offered: Wage Claim & Child Labor Information, Veterans Services, Unemployment Benefits Information, Self Assessment Tools, Rural Capital Area Talent Market, Resume Support, Labor Market Information, Job Search Support, Job Fairs, Interview Counseling, How-To Workshops, Education & Training Information, Computer & Internet Access, Child Care Information, Career & Benefits Information

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 117 North Main Street, Lockhart, TX 78644

Phone:
512-398-3491
888-223-2638

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.workforcesolutionsrca.com/locations/details/Workforce-Solutions-of-Caldwell-County

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Workforce Solutions of Hays County

Services Offered: Wage Claim & Child Labor Information, Veterans Services, Unemployment Benefits Information, Self Assessment Tools, Rural Capital Area Talent Market, Resume Support, Labor Market Information, Job Search Support, Job Fairs, Interview Counseling, How-To Workshops, Education & Training Information, Computer & Internet Access, Child Care Information, Career & Benefits Information

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 1202 South C.M. Allen Parkway, San Marcos, TX 78666

Phone:
512-392-1291
866-518-0577

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.workforcesolutionsrca.com/locations/details/Workforce-Solutions-of-Hays-County

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Workforce Solutions of Williamson County

Services Offered: Wage Claim & Child Labor Information, Veterans Services, Unemployment Benefits Information, Self Assessment Tools, Rural Capital Area Talent Market, Resume Support, Labor Market Information, Job Search Support, Job Fairs, Interview Counseling, How-To Workshops, Education & Training Information, Computer & Internet Access, Child Care Information, Career & Benefits Information

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 575 Round Rock West Bldg. H, Suite 240, Round Rock, TX 78761

Phone: 512-244-2207

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.workforcesolutionsrca.com/locations/details/Workforce-Solutions-of-Williamson-County

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Workforce Solutions of Capital Area – East

WFS Capital Area is your go-to source for job search assistance and employment-related services in Travis County. Named as the “Best Place to Look for a Job” by The Austin Chronicle, our Career Centers can help you: Find a Job, Build Your Resume, Prepare for Interviews, Earn a GED, Gain Occupational Skills.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 3401 Webberville Rd., ACC Eastview Campus, Bldg. 1000, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: 512-223-5400

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.wfscapitalarea.com/JobSeekers.aspx

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Workforce Solutions of Capital Area – North

WFS Capital Area is your go-to source for job search assistance and employment-related services in Travis County. Named as the “Best Place to Look for a Job” by The Austin Chronicle, our Career Centers can help you: Find a Job, Build Your Resume, Prepare for Interviews, Earn a GED, Gain Occupational Skills.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 6505 Airport Blvd., Suite 101, Austin, TX 78752

Phone: 512-454-9675

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.wfscapitalarea.com/JobSeekers.aspx

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Workforce Solutions of Capital Area – South

WFS Capital Area is your go-to source for job search assistance and employment-related services in Travis County. Named as the “Best Place to Look for a Job” by The Austin Chronicle, our Career Centers can help you: Find a Job, Build Your Resume, Prepare for Interviews, Earn a GED, Gain Occupational Skills.

Eligibility: Open to everyone

Address: 6505 Burleson Rd., Austin, TX 78744

Phone: 512-381-4200

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Website: www.wfscapitalarea.com/JobSeekers.aspx

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