who can receive help at helping hands?

Ministries of Helping Hands are available for residents of Belton ISD and Academy ISD only, with the following exceptions:

  • The Client Choice Food Pantry and Clothing Ministry at Helping Hands will assist any family weekly whose gross income falls at or below 185% of the U.S. Poverty Income Guidelines.

  • TXU Energy Aid and the Reliant (CARE) Program are open to TXU and Reliant Energy customers who reside in Bell County.

  • All Education Classes offered at Helping Hands are open to the public and free of charge.


how do i get help at helping hands?

  1. Come to Helping Hands between 10 am and 3:30 pm on Monday or Tuesday or between 12 and 5:30 pm on Thursday. (Assistance with Reliant CARE ends at 4:30 pm on Thursdays.)

  2. Fill out an application and meet with a staff member for an interview.

Hours of Operation

Helping Hands is open on Mondays and Tuesdays from 10 am - 4 pm and on Thursdays from 12 - 6 pm.

Benevolence is available to clients until 30 minutes before we close.



Helping Hands is located at 2210 Holland Road in Belton. There is a HOP bus stop nearby on Shady Lane. If you have any questions, please contact us.