WISE COUNTY RESOURCE LIST                                                                                                                                                              Revised 6/23/10    
SERVICE ORGANIZATION PHONE ADDRESS CITY
Aids Information ExHale Services 940-484-2617                    1-817-781-0523 405 S Elm St Ste 102 Denton
Aids Information ARRT / Aids Resources of Rural Texas                    www.aidsresources.com 1-800-700-2037             1-817-596-3022 P O Box 1720 Weatherford
Alcohol Abuse                                        (Call for meeting time) Gods Angels                                                                   940-683-4416 Biker Church on the square Chico
Alcohol Abuse STAR Council 940-626-2099 1106 E Bus 380 Decatur
Alcohol Abuse Wise County Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse 940-627-3921 105 S. Church Decatur
Alcohol Abuse Alcoholics Anonymous 940-627-3800    
Alzheimer Information                      (1st Thurs of month at 7:00 pm)    Alzheimer's Support Group                                                Wise Regional Hospital              West Campus Decatur
Alzheimer Information Alzheimer's Association                                              www.alz.org/northcentraltexas 1-800-272-3900                      1-817-336-4949 24/7 hotline                                  101 Summit Ave, Ste 300 Ft Worth
Anger Management                                   (Call for meeting time) Gods Angels                                                                   940-683-4416 Biker Church on the square Chico
Appliances - Used Calvin Jones Insurance Agency 1-817-636-2210 311 S Old Mill Rd Rhome
Behavioral Health Wise Behavioral Health Services  www.wiseregional.com 940-626-0145 2000 S FM 51 Decatur
Blind Services DARS / Department of Assistive &  Rehabilitative Services 1-800-687-7023                1-817-759-3500 www.dars.state.tx.us
Catholic Charities Diocese of Fort Worth, Inc. www.ccdofw.org 1-817-534-0814 4200 S Frwy, Ste 200 Ft Worth
Child Care - Low Cost  CCMS / Child Care Services 1-800-234-9306    
Child Development Early Head Start / Head Start 940-683-6660 1408 Elementary Dr Bridgeport
Child Development Early Head Start / Head Start 940-627-6418 575 W Mulberry Decatur
Child Development ECI / Infant & Toddler Intervention Program www.itipnt.org OR www.readystart.org 940-627-7300                940-535-2920   Decatur
Child Support Attorney General 1-800-252-8014 www.oag.state.tx.us/cs  
Children's Advocacy CASA of Wise and Jack Counties                                                                                 www.casawise.org 940-627-7535 114 E Main St Decatur
Children's Advocacy VOICES Advocating for Children                                                                       www.VolunteerVoices.com                                                                              940-626-8139   Decatur
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Children’s Health Insurance CHIPS                                                                                 www.chipmedicaid.org 940-627-3011 2000 W Bus 380 Decatur
Children's Health Insurance Texas Star Program / Texas Health Steps                                                         Medicaid Managed Care 940-627-3011 2000 W Bus 380 Decatur
Clothes Closet                                       (Last Sat each month 8 - 12) New Vision Ministries 940-627-2795 112 CR 2395                                (corner - Hwy 287 & CR 2395) Alvord
Clothes Closet                                     (South Wise County only)  Trinity Baptist Church                                                                                          940-433-5281 455 W Rock Island Boyd
Clothes Closet                                          (Wed 12 - 2)                                                                                                                                                                                             Cates St Church of Christ 940-683-4206 1406 Cates St Bridgeport
Clothes Closet   First Baptist Church 940-644-2433 404 S Weatherford Chico
Clothes Closet                                           (Call for appointment) Northside Church of Christ 940-644-5210 1612 FM 2127 Chico
Clothes Closet                                          (Mon 10 - 2 ; Wed 10 - 2)                                                                                                                                                                                             Decatur Church of Christ                                          (Building behind church) 940-627-1912 2601 Hwy 51 South Decatur
Clothes Closet                                                           (Tuesday 10 - 8; Thursday 2 - 8;          2nd & 4th Sat 10 - 2) Hands of Grace                                                            Behind Don's Heating & Air Conditioning             (Must have proof of address; once a month) 940-683-2474 2228 B W Hwy 114 Paradise
Clothes Closet                                           (Tues 9 - 12) LWTC Distrib Ctr / Living Word Teaching Ctr                                                                                                                          1-817-454-2299 Hwy 287 at FM 407 Rhome
Complaints Hospitals and other Medical Facilities 1-888-973-0022    
Complaints Nursing Facilities and Assisted Living Facilities 1-800-252-8016    
Complaints Nursing Home Complaints 1-800-458-9858    
Counseling Gods Angels                                                                   940-683-4416 Biker Church on the square Chico
Counseling                                            Counseling Center of Decaur                                       www.ccdcounseling.com                                 940-627-5328 2304 S Hwy 51 Decatur
Counseling The Counseling Place 940-627-1630 110 E Main, Ste A Decatur
Counseling                                           (Sliding scale) Wise County Christian Counseling                         www.wiseccc.org 940-627-1618 2201 S FM 51, Ste 500, H Decatur
Counseling - Grief The Warm Place                                                            www.thewarmplace.org 1-817-870-2272 809 Lipscomb St Ft Worth
Dating Abuse Teen Dating Abuse Helpline 1-866-331-9474    
Deaf Services DARS / Department of Assistive &  Rehabilitative Services 1-817-926-5305                    1-866-241-1223 www.dars.state.tx.us
SERVICE ORGANIZATION PHONE ADDRESS CITY
Dentist (Children and adults)                                                  www.excellentdental.com Excellent Dental                                                             (Ages 0 - 21 for Medicaid and CHIPS patients only. Accepts self paying, any age, new patients) 940-627-2778 1101 Eagle Dr., Suite A Decatur
Dentist  (Children and adults)               www.hometowndental.org HomeTown Dental                                                       Medicaid, Amerigroup, Medicaid Star, Traditional Insurance, PPO Insurance, CHIPS, and Care credit 1-817-237-3222                    1-817-927-8500 6332 Lake Worth Blvd                3515 Sycamore School Rd., Suite 170 Lake Worth                         Ft Worth
Domestic Violence Wise Hope Shelter & Crisis Center  940-626-4585 www.wisehope.org Decatur
Elderly Information Wise County Committee on Aging, Inc. 940-627-5329 300 N Trinity Decatur
Electric Company Choices                        Texas Electric Choice                                                                                                                                                                                                          1-866-797-4839 www.powertochoose.org
Family and Protective Services TDFPS / Texas Department of Family and Protective Services 1-800-252-5400                       24/7 hotline                                      
Family and Protective Services Texas Advocacy Project Family Violence Legal Hotline                                                                            1-800-374-4673 www.texaslawhelp.org
Food - Low Cost Angel Food Ministries 1-877-FOOD MINISTRY www.angelfoodministries.com
Food Pantry                                                 (Thursday 8:30 - 11:00)                                            Trinity Baptist Church                                               (South Wise County only) 940-433-5281 455 W Rock Island Boyd
Food Pantry                                                (Monday 10:00 - 3:00)                             First Baptist Church 940-683-4037 1103 Cates St Bridgeport
Food Pantry                                               (Please call for appointment) Northside Church of Christ 940-644-5210 1612 FM 2127 Chico
Food Pantry                                              (Tuesday - Friday 9:00 - 2:00)                               W.A.R.M. - Wise Area Relief Mission                       (Serves all of Wise County) 940-626-4676 300 N Trinity Decatur
Food Pantry                                               (Tuesday 9:30 - 12:00) Newark Area Food Pantry                                          (Serves zip codes 76078 and 76071)   502 B Main Street Newark
Food Pantry                                               (Tuesday 9:00 - 12:00) LWTC Distrib Ctr / Living Word Teaching Ctr                                                                                                                                             1-817-454-2299 Hwy 287 at FM 407 Rhome
Food Stamps/SNAP Tx Department of Health and Human Services      www.dshs.state.tx.us 940-627-3011 2000 W Bus 380 Decatur
Free Items Wise County Freecycle http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WiseCountyTX_Freecycle
Gas                                                         (Medicaid appointments only) Medicaid                                                                       **Call 3-5 days prior to need** 1-877-633-8747    
SERVICE ORGANIZATION PHONE ADDRESS CITY
Government Programs Administration for Children and families (ACF) www.acf.hhs.gov  
Government Programs Benefits for Seniors www.benefitscheckup.org  
Government Programs Benefits www.GovBenefits.gov  
Government Programs Texas Benefits www.yourtexasbenefits.com  
Government Programs Texas Dept of State Health Services www.dshs.state.tx.us  
Household Items - FREE                       (Tuesday 10 - 8; Thursday 2 - 8;           2nd & 4th Sat 10 - 2) Hands of Grace                                                            Behind Don's Heating & Air Conditioning             (Must have proof of address; once a month) 940-683-2474 2228 B W Hwy 114 Paradise
Housing - Low Income Boyd South Apartments 940-433-5665 400 S Allen Boyd
Housing - Low Income Bridgeport Housing Authority 940-683-2710   Bridgeport
Housing - Low Income Estates of Bridgeport 940-683-2336 1481 Senior Pl Bridgeport
Housing - Low Income Henderson Terrace Apartments 940-683-2450 1205 Henderson St Bridgeport
Housing - Low Income Housing Authority of the City of Decatur 940-627-5996 500 N. Cowan Decatur
Housing - Low Income Eagle Ridge Terrace Apartments 940-627-7300 1500 S State St Decatur
Housing - Low Income Rhome Apartments 1-817-636-2660 175 W Logan Ct Rhome
Immigration Consultation Services                                                                Catholic Charities Diocese of Fort Worth, Inc. www.ccdofw.org 1-817-920-7733 4200 S Frwy, Ste 200 Ft Worth
Immunization Clinic                           (3rd Fri of month; 9:00 - 12:30)                                            First United Methodist Church                                     (Have Shot record and Soc Sec number)                                                 608 17th St Bridgeport
Immunization Clinic                           (2nd Tue of month; 9-11:30 & 1-3)                                                                              First United Methodist Church                                    (Have Shot record and Soc Sec number)                                                  104 Miller Decatur
Job Search North Central Texas Workforce www.workintexas.com  /  www.dfwjobs.com 940-627-3919                      1810 S Hwy 51, Suite 8 Decatur
Job Search Alliance Opportunity Center                                    www.allianceopportunitycenter.com 1-817-548-5278 13825 Aviator Way Ft Worth
Job Search Texas Workskills Development in Libraries   www.twdl.org  
Job Search, Seniors Experience Works                                                                                                  1-877-781-9953    
Job Search, Training Texas Department of Rehabilitative Services 1-800-687-6544    
Legal Aid Free General Legal Information   www.texaslawhelp.org
Legal Aid Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas                                     1-888-529-5277                 1-800-955-1407 www.lanwt.org
SERVICE ORGANIZATION PHONE ADDRESS CITY
Library                                                   (Wed, Thur & Fri 9-5; Sat 9-12) Alvord Public Library                                                   www.orgsites.com/tx/alvordpubliclibrary/ 940-427-2842 117 N Wickham St Alvord
Library                                                    (Mon, Wed & Fri 9:00-6:00;                   Tue & Th 9:00-8:00; Sat 9:00-2:00; Su 2:00-5:00) Azle Public Library                                                      www.cityofazle.org 1-817-444-7216 333 W Main St Azle
Library                                                       (Mon, Wed & Fri 10:00-3:00;              Tue 10:00-7:00;  Thu 3:00-7:00) Boyd Public Library                                                      www.cityofboyd.com "city services" 940-433-5580 101 W Rock Island Ave Boyd
Library                                                    (Mon, Wed & Fri 9:00-6:00; Tue & Thu 9:00-8:00; Sat 10:00-2:00) Bridgeport Public Library                                          www.cityofbridgeport.net "departments" 940-683-3450 2159 10th St  Bridgeport
Library Chico Public Library                                                      www.cityofchicotexas.com/library.html 940-644-2330 106 W Jacksboro Chico
Library                                                       (Mon, Tue & Thu 10-8;                        Wed & Fri 10-6; Sat 10-2 Decatur Public Library                                                 www.decaturpubliclibrary.com 940-627-5512 1700 Hwy 51 S Decatur
Library                                                    (Mon, Tues, Thu & Fri 3-7; Sat 9-1) Newark Public Library                                                www.newarktexas.com "library" 1-817-489-2224 209 Hudson St Newark
Library Rhome Public Library 1-817-636-2767 106B N Main St Rhome
Library                                                     (Mon 9:00-1:00; Tu 10:00-7:00; Wed, Thu & Fri 11:00-6:00;                 Sat 9:00-1:00) Springtown Public Library                                               www.sprintownlibrary.com 1-817-523-5862 626 N Main St Springtown
Meals on Wheels Wise County Committee on Aging, Inc. 940-627-5329 300 N Trinity Decatur
Medical Wise County Indigent Care 940-627-4204/3 1101 W Rose Ave Decatur
MHMR Wise County Mental Health                                                                                                                                                                                   1-800-621-8504              940-627-1251                 24/7 hotline                                  407 Park West Ct Decatur
Nursing Care Bridgeport Health Care Center - 24 hour care 940-683-5181 102 W Cates St Bridgeport
Phone - Qualify for free service Assurance Wireless 1-888-898-4888 www.assurancewireless.com  
Pregnancy Resource Center              (Mon, Tue, Thurs 10 - 5) Wise Choices Pregnancy Resource Center              www.mywisechoices.com 940-627-6924 604 N Trinity Decatur
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Prescription Assistance                      (Wed and Fri 10 - 12) St. John Catholic Church 940-683-2743 1801 Irvin St Bridgeport
Prescription Assistance                       (Tues - Fri  9 - 2) W.A.R.M. / Wise Area Relief Mission 940-626-4676 300 N Trinity Decatur
Prescription Assistance Wise County Indigent Care 940-627-4204/3 1101 W Rose Ave Decatur
Prescription Assistance Patient Prescription Assistance 1-888-477-2669    
Prescription Assistance www.needymeds.com      
Referral Line United Way Social Services Information 211                                  1-817-258-8100    
Sexual Assault TAASA / Texas Assoc. Against Sexual Assault 1-800-656-4673    
Sexual Assault Wise Hope Shelter & Crisis Center  940-626-4585 www.wisehope.org
Social Security Social Security                                                             1-800-772-1213             940-387-4504 www.ssa.gov
Social Security                                          (2nd & 4th Tues 9 - 12)                               Courthouse Annex                             205 N State Decatur
Substance Abuse                                   (Call for meeting time) Gods Angels                                                                   940-683-4416 Biker Church on the square Chico
Substance Abuse STAR Council 940-626-2099 1106 E Bus 380 Decatur
Substance Abuse Wise County Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse 940-627-3921 105 S. Church Decatur
Substance Abuse ExHale Services 940-484-2617                     1-817-781-0523 405 S Elm St, Ste 102 Denton
Substance Abuse Acres 940-627-1623    
Substance Abuse Al Anon / Family Support 940-845-4406    
Substance Abuse Narcotics Anonymous 1-817-205-7971    
TANF / Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Texas Department of Human Services                         www.dshs.state.tx.us 940-627-3011 2000 W Bus 380 Decatur
Therapy Reata Rehab                                                                  (Therapy on horseback) 940-479-2612 www.reatarehabilitation.org Ponder
Thrift Store Nell's Nooks Thrift Shop                                             (Benefits IntegraCare Hospice) 940-626-8006 114 N Trinity Decatur
Thrift Store                                              (Tue - Fri 10 - 5 & Sat 10 - 4) The Hope Chest                                                             (Benefits Wise Hope Shelter & Crisis Center) 940-683-4741 1015 Halsell Bridgeport
Transportation                                      **Call 24 hrs in advance**  TAPS / Texoma Area Paratransit System                www.tapsbus.com 1-800-256-0911             1-877-633-8747             Schedule ride                              Medicaid authorization  
Transportation                                      **Call 5 days prior to need** MTP / Medical Transportation Program                  (For Tx Health Steps and Medicaid patients)                            1-877-633-8747 www.dot.state.tx.us/PTN/mtp/mtphome.htm
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Utility Assistance                                 (Must live in Bridgeport)                                                                       Cates St Church of Christ                                            940-683-4206 1406 Cates St Bridgeport
Utility Assistance                                      First United Methodist Church/ Salvation Army 940-683-2780 608 17th St Bridgeport
Utility Assistance                               (Call for appointment)                                                   Texas Neighborhood Services                                                                         1-800-325-6944                                            940-626-4277 522 Palo Pinto St                              300 N Trinity Weatherford                      Decatur
Utility Assistance                                     (Call for appointment)                                                                                                             W.A.R.M. / Salvation Army                                                                                          940-626-4676 300 N Trinity Decatur
Veterans                                                  Bridgeport VA Outpatient Clinic 940-683-2538 812 Woodrow Wilson Ray Cir Bridgeport
Veterans Dallas VA Medical Center 1-800-849-3597   Dallas
Veterans                                                 (Mon - Thurs 8-5 /  Fri 8-12) Wise County Veterans Service Office 940-627-2470 205 N State Decatur
Weatherization Rolling Plains 1-800-633-0852             940-684-1571 118 N First St Crowell
WIC Outreach Health Services 940-627-5796 2306 FM 51 S Decatur
Women's Health                                    (ages 18-44) Texas Medicaid hhsc.state.tx.us/womenshealth.htm