Compassion Community Closet
Compassion Community Closet offers clothing, shoes, and accessories free of charge for those in need. Open Monday-Friday from 4-6pm. Saturday & Sunday by appointment. It is located at 208 Laredo St. in San Marcos @ Sinai Pentecostal Church. Text 512-214-1731 with questions.
Free Tax Aid
San Marcos Public Library is hosting free tax aid. No appointment is necessary; first come, first served. Bring all tax related documents, including last year’s tax return, social security cards for all dependents and a photo ID. Arrive an hour early to sign in and get in line!
Legal Aid Clinics
Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos hosts legal aid clinics provided by Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid. This service is free for Hays county residents. Contact Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos for dates and times: (512) 878-0640. *They do not answer questions about immigration or criminal issues.
Hands of Hope
Hands of Hope is a tuition free, ten week semester, educational program for women. They provide an array of life and job skills training. You will learn academic skills, job readiness, time and money management and be equipped with better employment opportunities. ESL, transportation, and child care available. This program is provided by First Baptist Church San Marcos. For more information or to sign up for the program, visit: http://www.handsofhopesanmarcos.org/
Car Seat Assistance
Buda Fire Department has certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians on staff. They can inspect and ensure your car seat is the correct type of seat and installed properly in your vehicle. Along with this, they provide families with car seats if they are in need of one.
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program is designed to help families with basic needs.
Temporary Housing Assistance
Housing and Rent Assistance
What: Barnabas Connection, Wimberley United Methodist Church
Where: Wimberley, Texas 78676.
Contact: (512) 847-1664.