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 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.
  2. You will need to bring the following documents on your first visit:
    • Your ID card
    • Proof of address dated within the past 30 days (electric bill, water bill, rent receipt, something from the government, etc.) 
  3. Fill out an application and meet with a staff member for an interview.
  4. To complete your file, bring the following documents:
    • ID cards for all adults (18-years-old and older) living in the household
    • Birth certificates for all children (younger than 18-years-old) living in the household

 

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.

 

Location

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.