City Of Dallas Offering Emergency Home Repairs For Low, Moderate Income HomeownersWednesday, Dallas City Council voted unanimously to allocate $2 million towards its Emergency Home Repair Program.
Free Legal Help For Low Income Residents Affected By Texas Winter StormsThe hotline—800-504-7030—is available in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese and connects low-income individuals affected by the disaster with local legal aid providers.
Fewer People May Get $1,400 Stimulus As President Biden Open To Focusing On Those With Lower IncomesWhile fewer people may qualify for a federal stimulus check this time, lower income Americans could see a bigger payment than previous two stimulus checks.
'It Would Be A Lifeline For Us': Stimulus Checks Not Getting Into Hands Of Millions Of Low-Income AmericansDespite being eligible for the federal payments, Ralph Arthur of Burleson has still not received a $1,200 stimulus payment from the CARES Act or the latest $600 payment recently approved by lawmakers.
Federal Appeals Court Says Texas Can End Planned Parenthood FundingThe issue is likely to go next to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Rental Assistance Effort Targets Southern Dallas During Coronavirus PandemicThe community health services group, Abounding Prosperity, has been selected to offer COVID-19 relief dollars for rental assistance.
City Of Dallas To Work On Eliminating 'Unjust' Fines And Fees"Our fines and fees should not prevent our residents from earning an honest living, and we should do all that we can to ensure equity for our underserved communities," said Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson.
Students From Low-Income Families Get New Shoes At Dallas Elementary SchoolAt one Dallas elementary school, every child received a new pair of athletic shoes on Friday.
Millions In Grants To Help Low, Middle Income DFW Families Put Down Payment On A HomeApplicants who are chosen are awarded grants between $15,000 and $17,500 for down payments.
Carrollton Non-Profit Hands Out Warm Clothing To Dallas People In NeedA Carrollton non-profit organization passed out free hats, scarves, gloves and mittens to people in need in Dallas Saturday.
Major Shift As Trump Opens Way For Medicaid Work RequirementThe Trump administration says it's offering a path for states that want to seek work requirements for Medicaid recipients. And that's a major policy shift toward low-income people.
HMK Owner Has Change Of Heart, Will Sell Homes To TenantsKhraish Khraish decided to sell many of his houses to between 120 and 130 tenants for $65,000 each.
Dallas Boutique Making Christmas Brighter For 100's Of KidsA new boutique in Dallas is spending the day helping Santa with a little gift giving. Workers at the store are busy trying to make Christmas brighter for hundreds of North Texas kids.
Dallas Moves To Crack Down On So-Called "Slumlords"The City of Dallas wants to crack down on slumlords by taking steps towards updating the city’s housing codes.
Richardson Baptist Church Helps Low-Income Families Shop For Christmas GiftsHundreds of volunteers helped families who are at or below the poverty level obtain Christmas gifts, allowing them to choose from thousands of donated items.