arlington charities

Must make an appointment

Call 817-275-1511: Monday-Friday

Phone Lines open at 8:30 AM


our mission

At Arlington Charities, we help to stabilize families, individuals and the homeless by providing immediate, temporary assistance during their most critical time of need. Everyone, at every stage in life, deserves their basic needs to be met. No one should go hungry. 

Sometimes, all it takes is a helping hand. 


The challenge facing our community &

What we are doing to help.

Nearly 15.7% of residents in Arlington are at or below poverty level. That means that approximately 64,000 people are facing difficulty meeting their basic needs


Source: US Census Bureau, most recent report.


The unemployment rate for Arlington, TX is currently 4.4%.

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, reports from 2020

Over 3


dollars worth of services provided in 2019.



of food distributed  in 2019.

Only 3.0%


on our general operating expenses.

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“The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others. ” 

Albert Schweitzer


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Same day appointments only

Give us a call starting at 8:30 am

811 Secretary Drive 

Arlington, Texas 76015

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@2019 by Arlington Charities, Inc.

The services provided by Arlington Charities, Inc. are made possible in part through a Community Development Block Grant from the City of Arlington through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.