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!

Parker County - Resources

AA Meeting:

Center of Hope: Job help, Classes, Food, Financial

Cindy Bishop Ministries:

COUNTY INDIGENT HEALTH CARE PROGRAM

Manna Warehouse: Clothing

Mercy Heart:

NA Meetings: Narcotics Anonymous

Public Transit Service: Public transportation

Victory Baptist: Food, Clothing, Temporary accommodations, Mentoring & Fellowship

 

 


 

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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

 

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Center of Hope

info@centerofhopetx.com

www.centerofhopetx.com

629 Palo Pinto Hwy
Weatherford, TX 76086
817-594-0266

Sponsored by: Parker County Center of Hope
Income Support: Churches of County

www.centerofhopetx.com

Mission Statement:

In Christ-like service, equipping and empowering people to live a successful, joy-filled life.

Days & Hours Open:

Monday-Thursday: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Programs Available:

Short-term Crisis Assistance- Groceries/Hot Meals, Financial Assistance, Kingdom Smiles Dental Program, Limited Medical Assistance, Resource Referrals

Long-term Solutions- Jobs for Life Program, Computer Classes, Adult Education/Tutoring, Mentoring/Accountability, Family Empowerment Program, Careers NOW Construction Program

Description of Programs:

Programs are designed to help each individual work through and overcome the things in life that cause them to stumble. Offering help with a basket of groceries, tutoring for GED or finding a job, we want to help you find the path that best fits your needs.

 

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Cindy Bishop Ministries, Inc.

14435 FM 730
Azle, TX 76020
817-721-4455

Mission Statement:

Isaiah 58:6-7 Is this not the fast that I have chosen: To loose the bonds of wickedness, to undo heavy burdens, to let the oppressed go free, and that you break every yoke? Is it not to share your bread with the hungry, and that you bring to your house the poor who are cast out; When you see the naked, that you cover him, and not hide yourself from your own flesh?

Days & Hours Open:

Mon: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

We are available 24/7 for emergencies and special circumstances.

Programs Available:

Anger Management, Spirtual Gifts, AA/NA, GED, Job Assistance, Making Peace with your past.

Description of Programs:

We are a faith based facility and all programs are designed to bring about a change of heart first, then the life skills to find the job that a person is gifted in.

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Indigent Health Care Program
Parker County

Campbell Clinic
1517 Texas Dr
Weatherford, TX 76086
Phone: 817-458-3300
Parker 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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Manna Storehouse

129 E Spring Street
Weatherford, TX 76086
817-599-6569

Mission Statement:

The mission of Manna is to provide temporary aide and assistance to those in need in the Parker County community.

Days & Hours Open:

Mon: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tue: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wed: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thu: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Arrive by 1:30 inorder to complete paperwork and proof of residence (utility bill, rent receipt). An ID is required for each household member.

Programs Available:

Clothing Assistance, Food Assistance, Prescription Assistance Utilities Assistance

Description of Programs:

Once residency is proven, we can provide food, clothing, and prescription and utility assistance. In an emergency we can provided household items and furniture as needed.

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Mercy Heart of Parker Co

201 Kathey Street
Weatherford, TX 76088
817-374-2282

Sponsored by: Baptist Asso of Parker Co
Supported by: Same

Ministry Contact Person:
Vivian Conrad, Director
Email: vivian@parkerbaptist.org

Mission Statement:
Mercy Heart is a leading network dedicated to partnering with families to find life beyond incarceration.

Days and Hours Open:
Tuesday,
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Meal Served
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM: Youth Classes
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM; Adult Studies

Special Hours of Appointment Times:
Call for special appointment of other needs

Program Available:
Chapel Program Other

Description of Programs:
Chapel Program, one night a week with classes for children and adults, dinner provided. Other Needs – May be met when resources are available or you may be referred to another local resource to meet those needs.

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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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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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Victory Baptist Church

1311 East Bankhead Highway
Weatherford, TX 76086
817-594-7421

Parker County

www.vbcinfo.com

Programs Available:

Food, Clothing, Temporary accommodations
Victory offers this on a limited bases.

Description of Programs:

Victory Baptist Church is willing to help with food, clothing, and temporary accommodations on a limited bases. As well as Mentoring & Fellowship.

Please contact James Hamilton, Outreach Director, for specifics.

 

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