Welcome Back / West Central Texas (WBWCT) has set as its mission to show the love of Jesus Christ by assisting ex-offenders as they return to society to have the tools they will need to lead a fulfilled and productive life in their respective county.

Attention:
Churches, Ministries, Missions, and Organizations

If you would like to be a part of this ministry by having your Church or Mission listed under 'Resources For You', we would love to hear from you. Contact us at info@wbwct.org.

Thank You!

Palo Pinto County - Resources

AA Meeting:

A. R. M.: Addiction Recovery Ministries

COUNTY INDIGENT HEALTH CARE PROGRAM

NA Meetings: Narcotics Anonymous

Mineral Wells Center of Life:

Public Transit Service: Public Transportation

 

 

 


 

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AA Meeting

www.fortworthaa.org

All of the counties that Welcome Back / West Central Texas serves is also served by:

Fort Worth AA Central Office
316 Bailey Avenue #100
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
817-332-3533

CLICK HERE to go to the Group Meeting Schedules page for a meeting near you.

800-396-1602 is AA 24 Hours a Day - 7 Days a Week phone number

Print Friendly - AA Fort Worth

 

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A.R.M. - Addiction Recovery Ministries

200 S.W 5th Street
Mineral Wells, TX 76067
940-325-7499
Palo Pinto County

Sponsored by: County wide Churches
Income Support: County wide Churches

Mission Statement:

The Ministerial Alliance of Mineral Wells has declared two areas of need to be confronted, poverty and addictive behavior. A.R. M has been established to address the addictive behavior problem, and GRACE to address poverty to our community. GRACE is a ministry of A. R. M.

Days & Hours Open:

Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Programs Available:

Description of Programs:

The purpose of A.R.M. is to establish encounter groups that will provide assistance and support to those interested in recovery.

Ted Oliver - Director

Call for current hours and best times to visit

 

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Indigent Health Care Program
Palo Pinto County

Palo Pinto General Hospital
400 SW 25th Avenue
Mineral Wells, TX 76067
Phone: 940-328-6578
Palo Pinto County

Sponsored by: DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICES (DSHS)
Income Support: taxes

Description of Programs:

The County Indigent Health Care Program provides health care services to eligible residents through the counties, hospital districts and public hospitals in Texas. Counties that are not fully served by a hospital district or a public hospital are required to provide the following basic health care services to eligible residents:

  • Immunizations
  • Medical screening services
  • Annual physical examinations
  • Inpatient hospital services
  • Outpatient hospital services, including hospital-based ambulatory surgical center services
  • Rural health clinics
  • Laboratory and x-ray services
  • Family planning services
  • Physician services
  • Payment for not more than three prescription drugs per month
  • Skilled nursing facility services

INTAKE PROCEDURE: Call for information
FEES: Fees vary; call for information
ELIGIBILITY: Must meet four criteria: residency, resources, household composition and income; call for more details.
HOURS: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm

AREA SERVED: Counties without health departments

SERVICES:

  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Clinical Cholesterol/Triglycerides Tests
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diagnostic Imaging/Radiology
  • Family and Community Medicine
  • General Laboratory Tests
  • General Physical Examinations
  • Hospitals
  • Immunizations
  • Prescription Medication Services
  • Public Clinics
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities

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Narcotics Anonymous

www.fwana.org

All of the counties that Welcome Back / West Central Texas serves is also served by the Fort Worth Area NA.

Narcotics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. Please CLICK HERE for www.fwana.org to find out more including the latest meeting locations, view activities, contact them, and more.

CLICK HERE to go to the Group Meeting Schedules page for a meeting near you.

You can also call NA's 24 hour help line at: 817-624-9525

 

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Mineral Wells Center of Life

200 S.W. 5th Street
Mineral Wells, TX 76067
940-327-8700
Palo Pinto County

www.mwcol.org

Sponsored by: County wide Churches
Income Support: County wide Churches

Mission Statement:

The mission of Mineral Wells Center of Life is to help allieviate proverty and improve lives through faith, education, and mentoring. Mineral Wells Center of Life’s vision is that through collaboration, we assist people to break the cycle of poverty and emerge to a more independent life.

Days & Hours Open:

Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Programs Offered:

Food Bank - Tuesday & Thursday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Utility Assistance
Jobs for Life Classes
GED Classes
Adult Literacy
Computer Classes
Budgeting Classes
Others

Call for current hours and best times to visit

 

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Public Transit Service

www.publictransitservice.org

7611 Hwy 180 East
Mineral Wells, TX 76067
Phone: 940-328-1391
Palo Pinto County

Sponsored by: PTS
Income Support: County & State

Mission Statement:

The mission of Public Transit Services is to be a significant influence in meeting the changing transportation needs of Palo Pinto, Parker and Jack County residents.

Programs Available:

Serving: Palo Pinto Co, Parker Co, Jack Co

Description of Programs:

Public Transit Services lends itself to improving the quality of life for others by providing the residence of Palo Pinto, Parker and Jack Counties the freedom of mobility. This allows them the opportunity for employment and self-sufficiency, which might otherwise be impossible.

PTS offers many types of routes, but basiclly they offer "curb-to-curb" service to anywhere in the county.

At present, the fee is $2 for age 64 and younger, $1 for age 65 and older.For best results, they ask to be called the day before you need the ride, 940-328-1391.

 

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