Community Resources

General Information 

    ·          2-1-1 Information and Referrals (Dial 211)

 

24 Hour CRISIS HOTLINE General Information 

      ·        1-800-7-WE-CARE (1-800-793-2773)  

 

Air Conditioner

·       No agencies in Orange County

 

Christmas for Kids (MUST PRE-REGISTER IN FALL)

·       Bridge City/Orangefield Ministerial Alliance (409-735-8296)

·       Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938)

·       Salvation Army (409-291-8400)

 

Clothing  

      ·       Benevolence Team at Cowboy Church of Orange County Community Outreach (409-920-2271)

·       Friends Helping Friends (409-882-9717)

·       Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938)

·       Salvation Army (409-291-8400)

·       United Christian Care Center of Vidor (409-769-2861)

 

Community Service (Depending on the offense) 

·       Bridge City/ Orangefield Ministerial Alliance (409-735-4573)

·       Friends Helping Friends (409-882-9717)

·       Main Street Thrift Store (409-783-9777)

·       Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938)

·       Salvation Army (409-291-8400)

·       Southeast Texas Food Bank (409-839-8777)

·       Stable-Spirit (409-365-5277)

 

COVID-19 Vaccines

       ·        Orange County Immunization Clinic - 1502 Strickland Drive   Orange, TX 77630 (409-550-2536)

·        Monday - Friday, by appointment only

 

Dental 

·       Orange Christian Services has clinic once a month (409-886-0938)

 

Disability

      ·       Rise Center (409-832-2599)  

 

Domestic Abuse

      ·         Family Services (409-833-2668)

      ·         24-Hour Domestic Violence & Crisis Intervention (409-832-7575 / 800-621-8882)

 

Education 

     ·        Greater Orange Area Literacy Services - GOALS (409-886-4311)

     ·        Texas A&M AgriLife Extension - Orange County (409-882-7010)

 

Employment Services 

      ·         Goodwill Industries of SETX & SWLA (409-651-3803)

      ·         Workforce Solution Centers - Orange (409-882-0302)

 

Eyeglasses

·       Orange Lion’s Club (orangelionsclub@gmail.com)

 

Fans 

·       Salvation Army (409-291-8400) <once a year, supplies VERY limited>

 

Federal Programs 

      ·       Social Security, SSI & Medicare (800-772-1213)

 

Family Support

     ·       Nurse - Family Partnership (409-983-8877) First-time partner support for mother's 

 

Food Pantry

Orange:

·        5K Ministries (409-745-7110) Fridays 8:30am-11:30am

·        Anchor of Hope Ministries (409-553-3339) 1st & 3rd Saturdays of the month 10am-1pm

·        Destiny Church (409-332-7514) Monday, Wednesday & Friday 12-4pm

·        First Baptist Church Orange (409-886-7461) Monday & Wednesday 9am-11am, Orange Residents Only <proof of address required>

·        Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938) Monday - Thursday 10am-2pm

·        Salvation Army (409-291-8400) Monday & Thursday 9:30am-11:30am

Bridge City:

·        Bridge City/Orangefield Ministerial Alliance (409-735-8296) Monday & Wednesday 9am-12pm <Income Based>

·        St. Paul's Methodist Church (409-735-5546) 1st Thursday of the month 7am

Vidor: 

·        Pine Forest Baptist Church (409-786-1575) Wednesday 1pm-3pm <proof of address & ID required>

·        Trinity Baptist Church Vidor (409-769-2843) 3rd Thursday of the month ·     

·        Turning Point Church/Fishers of Men (409-670-8818) Wednesday 8:30am-11am

·        United Christian Care Center of Vidor (409-769-2861) Tuesday - Thursday 9am-12om & 2nd Saturday of the month       10am-12pm 

       

 

Funeral

·        No agencies; check with social worker at funeral home

 

Gas

·        No agencies in Orange County

 

Homeless Shelter

·        None in Orange County

·        Salvation Army in Beaumont <limited stay>

 

Home Repairs (including wheelchair ramps)

·        Nehemiah's Vision (409-498-4200) 

 

House Fire Recovery

·        Red Cross (409-883-2322)

 

Housing 

     ·         Housing Authority Orange (409-883-5882)

     ·         Neighborhood Development Corp (409-670-0051)

 

Hurricane Recovery

·        211 <ask to register with a Disaster Case Manager for assistance>

·        Orange County Disaster Rebuild (409-745-9719)

 

Legal Services

    ·          Lone Star Legal Aid (409-835-4971)

 

Medical Services

    ·          CHRISTUS Hospital Orange (409-792-6500) 

    ·          City of Orange Health Department (409-886-4400) 

    ·          Gulf Coast Health Centers - Orange (409-886-4400)  

    ·          Indigent Health Care - Orange County Social Services (409-882-7838)

    ·          TAN Healthcare - Orange (409-920-4223)

    ·          Visiting Angels (409-291-4029)

 

Medication (when funds are available)

·        Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938)

·        Bridge City/Orangefield Ministerial Alliance (409-735-8296)

·        TAN Healthcare - Orange (409-920-4223)

 

Mental Health

     ·          Mental Health America - Southeast Texas (409-550-0134)

     ·          Samaritan Counseling Center of Southeast Texas (409-727-6400) (877-385-3347)

     ·          Spindletop Center - Mental Health & Intellectual Disabilities (409-839-1000 / 800-317-5809)

 

Ramps

     ·          TexasRamps.org

 

Rent (for qualifying individuals and only when funds are available)

·        Bridge City/Orangefield Ministerial Alliance (409-735-8296) <only for Bridge City/Orangefield residents>

·        Catholic Charities (409-924-4426) 

·        Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938)

·        Salvation Army (409-291-8400)

 

Senior Volunteer Programs  

     ·        Golden Triangle RSVP (409-924-3382)

     ·        SETX Foater Grandparent Program (409-291-8400)

 

Sober Living 

     ·        Women's Care Center (409-498-4007)

 

Soup Kitchens 

Orange:

·         First Presbyterian Church, Gillespie Building (409-883-2097) Tuesday & Friday 11:30am-12:30pm

·         Destiny Church (409-332-7514) 1st & 3rd Monday of the month 12-6pm

·         St. Mary's Catholic Church (409-883-2883) Wednesday 11:30am-12:30pm 

·         3432 Martin Street (409-332-7514)

     

Bridge City:

·         Loaves & Fishes @ Bridge City First (409-313-6151) Thursdays 11:30am-12:30pm

        

Vidor: 

·         Love and Truth Church (409-273-1828) Mondays 10:00am-2:00pm

·         Vidor United Christian Care Center (409-769-2861)

 

State Services

      ·         2-1-1 Information and Referrals (Dial 211) 

      ·         Aging & Disability Resource Center (855-937-2372)

      ·         Community Health Choice (713-295-4732)

      ·         Department of Human Services APS/CPS (800-252-5400)

      ·         Medicaid, TANF, Food Stamps (409-730-1098)

      ·          WIC - Women, Infant, & Children (409-832-4000 or 409-983-8875) 

                

Substance Abuse Treatment  

      ·          Recovery Council of Southeast Texas (409-670-9524)

      ·          Spindletop Center - Tejas Center (409-883-3864) 

 

Transportation

     ·            Orange County Transit (409-745-9511) <advanced reservations required>

 

Unemployment Assistance

·            Texas Workforce Solutions (800-939-6631)

 

Utilities (for qualifying individuals and only when funds are available)

·            Bridge City/Orangefield Ministerial Alliance (409-735-8296) <only for BC/OF residents>

·            Catholic Charities (409-924-4426) 

·            Friends Helping Friends (409-882-9717) <only for elderly and/or disabled>

·            Orange Christian Services (409-886-0938)

·            Salvation Army (409-291-8400)

 

Veterans

      ·           Goodwill Industries of SETX & SWLA (409-651-3803)

      ·           Military Veteran Peer Network through Spindletop Center (409-679-3037)

      ·           Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic (409-981-8550)

      ·           Veterans Crisis Line (Dial 988 then Press 1)

 

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) 

      ·          Jackson Community Center (409-779-1981)

 

Youth Service 

      ·          Bikers Against Child Abuse (800-858-8607)

      ·          Buckner FYI Center (409-833-1971) 

      ·          Child Protective Service (800-252-5400) 

      ·          Texas Youth Helpline (800-989-6884)