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In accordance with guidance and recommendations from the Federal Government, Centers for Disease Control, and the Order of the local Public Health Authority, our office has reduced its in-office presence and suspended face to face transactions until further notice. For assistance with rent, mortgage, utilities or burials please call (915) 775-2791 or (915) 546-8150 or go online at General Assistance for directions on how to apply for assistance. Apply online - Online Application
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Contact Information

Irene G. Valenzuela
Executive Director

Rosalva Hernandez
Program Manager

Lucino Martinez
Accounting Specialist Senior

6314 Delta
El Paso, Texas 79905
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Phone (915) 546-8150

Other Resources

Administration for Community Living
Texas HHSC
Housing Assistance
Goodbye High Utility Bills
Program Brochure
Notices of Funding (NOFAs)
Emergence Health Network

Emergency Rental Assistance ERA 2 for those living outside City Limits

El Paso United


Online Application

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Landlord Enrollment Portal

A division of the Community Services Department

To provide a safe and healthy quality of life that enables people to thrive and reach their potential through the efficient, effective use of County community and social service programs.

  • Meets the emergency rent or mortgage payment needs of El Paso County residents
  • Provides emergency utility assistance
  • Provides emergency food baskets and meets other critical needs when families encounter a loss of income
  • Provides a dignified disposition of remains through the County's pauper burial program

Online Application

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General Fund
General Assistance Application - General Fund
Landlord Packet

Online Application-

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