Last Updated on September 13, 2023 by Lori Pace
These are single mother assistance programs provided in Texas by organizations in the hopes of helping them get by.
Texas single mother assistance
Entergy Texas, Inc.
Southeast Texas’ power comes from Entergy Texas. The company offers payment assistance like deferred payment, payment extension, and low-income information. Visit their website or call 1-800-368-3749 to learn more.
El Paso Electric
El Paso (1901) provides power and payment assistance to its customers. Their assistance is payment arrangement and low-income rider. Visit their website or call 1-800-351-1621 to learn more.
Concho Valley Community Action Agency (CVCAA)
The CVCAA provides utility payment assistance or helps to make homes efficient to those in need. Visit their website or call 325-653-2411 to learn more.
Central Texas Electric Co-op
The Central Texas Electric Co-op, a non-profit organization offers Operation Round-Up. This program rounds up others’ bills to the next dollar and offers the extra dollars to those in need. Visit their website or contact them to learn more.
First Choice Power
First Choice Power offers electricity at a fixed rate and prepaid plans to help customers budget better. Visit their website or call 1-855-534-3881 to learn more.
South Plains Electric Cooperative
South Plains Electric Cooperative gives power to those living in rural places in Texas. They participate in Operation Round Up which rounds up customers’ bills to the next dollar to collect funds for those in need. Visit their website or call to learn 1-800-658-2655 more.
Single Mother Help
Single Mother Help gives single mothers career training and money grants. Visit their website to learn more.
Public Utility Commission of Texas
Public Utility Commission of Texas offers assistance like Lifeline, Victims of Family Violent, Weatherization programs, and Bill Assistance for Burned Veterans. Visit their website or call 512-936-7000 to learn more.
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs
The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs offers Homebuyer Assistance, Home Repair, Homeowner Rehabilitation Assistance Program, and Rental Assistance. Visit their website or call 1-800-525-0657 to learn more.
CPS Energy provides natural gas and electric service, along with assistance programs like Winter Assistance Relief Mobilization and emergency assistance programs. Visit their website or call 210-353-2222 to learn more.
CECA, a cooperative that offers an energy efficiency program and the Operation Round-Up program. Visit their website or call 1-800-915-2533 to learn more.
City of Denton
The City of Denton offers utilities and the P.L.U.S. program to its resident. The program allows residents to contribute to those in need. Visit their website or call 940-349-8700 to learn more.
Reliant Energy, an energy provider that offers programs like beat the Heat, and a CARE program.
- Beat the Heat – centers for the public to enjoy free air conditioning
- CARE program – provides assistance to those qualified for Lite-Up; receives discounts on electric bills.
Visit their website or call 1-866-222-7100 to learn more.
Sam Bernard Electric Co-op
They offer the Operation Round-Up to help those in need. Visit their website or call 979-865-3171 to learn more.
West Texas Opportunities, Inc.
Offers assistance programs like a comprehensive energy assistance program and a weatherization assistance program. Visit their website or call 806-872-8354 to learn more.
City of Fort Worth
Provides utility and offers a bills assistance program. Visit their website or call 817-392-4477 to learn more.
Mary L Peyton Foundation
Provides equipment, life, and medication aid to the residents of El Paso, Texas. Living assistance is offered wherein they provide clothing, food and helps pay for utilities. Visit their website to learn more.