Medical Care Programs:

Organization Basic Info Phone number Website
Medicare (Federal Gov/Social Security) 65 years or older or disabled, citizen, green card 800-772-1213,
Befits Check-up in USA (Medicare/Medicaid/Medicines) Medicare/Medicaid/Medicines On Line
Get Your Social Security Statement Get Your Social Security Statement On Line On line
Obama-Care Fact Sheet Obama Care Program information effective January, 2014 On Line Detailed Information
CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) Medical care for children under the age of 19 800-990-8247,
W.I.C. (Women,Infants & Child) ( Nutrition Help for Mother & Children) Women. Infants and Child Program for Children under 5 Years 800-942-3678,
Medicaid Medicaid: children, pregnant women, elderly poor 800-252-8263,
Social Security Benefits Program/Disability Must Qualify as Disabled (Advocates) Online only
Disability Approval Guide Check if you qualify? (Free Evaluation) On Line
National Organization of Disability Disability resources 646-505-1191 XT: XT 122
Harris County Hospital District Harris County residents health care(Gold Card) 713-566-6509
Fort Bend County Indigent Care Program Fort Bend County Residents Health Care 281-342-4530,
Fort Bend County Indigent Care CIHCP Coordinator, Ft Bend County, 4520 Reading Road,400 Austin St, Richmond,TX 77469 281-342-4530
Galveston County Indigent Health Care CIHCP Galveston County medical assistance program 409-9493439
Montgomery County Indigent Health Care Montgomery county medical assistance program 936-523-5020
University Health System, San Antonio Help Links in San Antonio 210-358-2300
Texas Indigent Health Care Program Health Services Citizen/Residents of Texas Counties 512-458-7111
Texas 2-1-1 211 HELP LINE 211,
United Way Help Line Texas Agencies for assistance (Many) 211,
Schedule a Pap Smear and Clinical Breast
Exam 18-44 yrs old
HDHHS Pap or Family Clinic by calling appt line 832-393-5428,
Women Health Program Exams, screenings, contraceptives 832-393-5428,
800 942 3678
MD Anderson Hospital (Memo-gram) Call and schedule the screening mammogram 877-632-6789,
The Rose Screening and Diagnostic mammograms 281-484-4708
HIPP (Health Insurance Premium Payment) You may qualify for HIPP if anyone in your family Get medicaid or someone in your family get health Insurance at work. 1-800-440-0493,
Fax#1-866-409-1188, or mail
Get HIPP Texas, POBOX 201120, Austin,TX 78720-9774

Medical Transportation:

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website
HHS Free Medical Transportation (Medicaid & Special Need) Call M-F 8-5 to get ride, must to have appointment 877-633-8747
Fort Bend County $1 Medical Transportation Call for bus pickup 24 hours before needed, opt 2 281-633-7433
Harris County Medical Transportation Rides for low income, elderly, disabled in Harris Co. 713-368-RIDE, 713-368-7433
Metro Lift for Handicap/Disabled Metro Lift for Handicap/ Disabled 713-225-0119

Other Health Insurance Options:

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website
Affordable Care Act/Obama Care Affordable Care Act 1-800-318-2596
Be Covered Texas Apply for Obama Care Texas 1-866-427-7492
HealthCare Premium Subsidy Calculator Estimate of your HealthCare Premium On Line  
Affordable Health Insurance Finder Health Insurance Plans 1-800-409-3414
Pre-Existing Condition Insurance People with Pre-existing Conditions 1 866 717 5826
Health Care Gov Other Health Insurance options On Line
National Uninsured Resource Directory National Uninsured Directory On Line
Travelers Insurance Travelers Insurance Options 888-695-4625
American Visitors Insurance American Visitors Insurance 877-340-7910
Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Have at least 1 person who gets Medicaid & can get private insurance through family member’s job 800-440-0493

Low Cost Clinics:

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website
Find Health Centers in Houston,TX and all over USA Find Health Centers in Houston 888-275-4772
Hill-Burton Healthcare Facilities State/City wide Free or Reduced rate Health Care facilities 800-638-0742
Legacy Community Health Services Various Houston Locations Low cost health care. 832-548-5300
AmeriCares Free Clinics Free Clinics 800-488-4357
Friends of Family Health Services Health Services (562) 690-0400
Shifa Clinic: Sugarland(Masjid Attaqwa) Low Cost Health Care, check website for Schedules 281-561-5767
Shifa Clear Lake (Masjid Abu Bakr Siddik) Low Cost Health Care, check website for Schedules 713 910 7860
Shifa Bear Creek (Masjid Al-Mustafa) Low Cost Health Care, check website for Schedules 281 859 8203
Shifa Champions (Masjid As-Salam) Low Cost Health Care, check website for Schedules 281 251 2639
St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities All Type of Medical Help 832-355-7701
St. Luke Financial Assistance Program Patient Center…Help Line. 832-355-1000
Catholic Charities Seniors (60+) Various Type of Help 866-649-5862
San Jose Clinic – low income, uninsured, slidingfee 2615 Fannin Street 713-490-2610
Hope Clinic-Asian American Health Coalition Low Cost Health Care, 7001 Corporate Dr #120 713-773-0803
Ibn Sina Foundation Clinics, multiple loctions Low Cost Health Care, M-F 281 977 7462
Coastal Health and Wellness – Galveston Co. Low Cost Health Care, M-F Galveston County 409 938 2234
281 309 0255
Good Neighbor Healthcare Center sliding fee (based on income) 190 Heights Blvd,8504 Schuller Rd 713-529-3597
Spring Branch Community Health Center sliding fee 1615 Hillendahl #100 713-462-6565
Ft Bend Family Health Centers sliding fee Six different locations, see website, Ft Bend and Waller Counties various
Pitner Clinic 8575 Pitner Rd 832-369-3053
Houston Area Community Services FQHC 2150 West 18th Street 713-426-0027
CentralCare Community Clinic 4 Locations….Hicroft Dr. alao 832-954-7647
Free Clinics Free Clinics Directory On line

Low Cost Dental Clinics

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website
UT DENTISTS UT School of Dentistry,7500 Cambridge St Houston, Texas 77054 713-486-4444
Free Dental Care Clinics in USA (FDC) Free Dental Care Clinics in USA (Directory) On Line
Eastwood Clinic. 412 Telephone Rd. Houston, TX 713-926-6229
Friends of Family Health Services Health Services (562) 690-0400
Navigation Clinic 5001 Navigation Houston, TX 713-926-1849
Good Neighbor Clinic 190 Heights Blvd, 8504 Schuller Rd 713-529-3260
Pitner Clinic 8575 Pitner Rd Houston, TX 832-369-3053
Ibn Sina Community Dental Center 15132 OldGalveston Rd, HWY3 281 990 7462
Shifa Clinic, Synott Rd. 10415, Synott Rd, Sugar Land, Tx 77498 281-858-3368
Shifa Abu Bakr: Clear Lake (Masjid Abu Bakr Siddque) 8830 Old Galveston Rd (Hwy 3) 281-760-5568
Magnolia Multi Service Center (City of Houston clinic) 7037 Capitol (Ship Channel area) 713-928-9578
DENVOR HARBOR CLINIC 424 Hahlo Street 713-674-3326
San Jose Dental Services 2615 Fannin Street 713-490-2610
CentralCare Community Clinic 4 Locations….Hicroft Dr. alao 832-954-7647
Harris County TX..Free Dental Care Various Free or Low Sliding Scale Fee On Line

Prescription Assistance Programs:

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website
Prescription drug assistance, many programs Prescription assistance for low income uninsured 888-331-1002
SCBN Prescription Advocacy Prescription Assistance 800-331-1002
CCRX Medicare Drug Plan Must have medicare, must enroll 866-423-5040
RX MedAssist Program Online enrollment for various assistance 866-753-9988 x 9
Community Assistance Program Prescription discounts at local pharmacies online
Benefits Checkup Prescription Drugs and other Benefits On Line
RX Helper Prescription Drugs 866-949-7353

Mental Help

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website
Mental Help Harris County Mental Help in Harris County 713-970-7000
Mental Help in Fort Bend County Online resource list 281-207-2480
Mental Health America of Greater Houston Mental help resources for Houston area 713-523-8963

Special Medical Programs:

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website/ Address
Kidney Health Care Program DSHS Kidney Program 800-222-3986,
Kidney Trust Kidney Health 1-877-444-2398
M.D. Anderson Mammogram Program Five locations plus mobile mammography too. Financial Assistance Application 832-393-5428
M.D. Anderson’s Financial Assistance Financial Assistance Application 713-583-0280,
St Luke’s Financial Assistance Financial Assistance Application 832-555-1000
Methodist Hospital/Liver help/Transplant Financial Assistance 866-945-4837
UTMB Health Care, Galveston,TX Financial Assistance 409-772-6464 %20Appl%20assetQUEST1007.pdf
The Rose Mammogram Program Galleria and Southeast locations 281-484-4708
M.D. Anderson Mamogram Memogram Help 713-745-4000
Diabetic Help Resources Islets of Hope Many programs for diabetes assistance multiple
American Lungs Association Find Cures for Lungs 800-586-4872
American Lungs Association Find Cures for Lungs 800-586-4872
Houston Eye Associates and Houston Eye Foundation and Houston Ophthalmology Society All Eye related Medical Help 713-668-6828
Houston Eye Foundation Free Eye Treatment/Cataract Surgery 713-558-8740
Houston Ophthalmology Society Charitable Eye Care 713-876-4448
Harris County Resource Center Many Medical Resources On Line
UTMB HEALTH EYE CENTER Eye Care Help 877-428-8844
UTMB HEALTH CARE Financial Assistance Galveston: 409-747-5800,
League City: 832-505-2400,
Friends-wood: 281-996-7564,
Immunization/ Vaccination For uninsured only 281-342-6414 FB County Clinic, 4520, Reading Rd, # A, Rosenberg, TX, 77471
Meningitis Vaccine Prior Appointment is necessary. 713-626-4242 Gvt.Clinic,2101 Crawford Stree,(Webb & Grey),Houston,TX
Houston Dpt of Public Health Adult Immunization 832-393-5427
Harris County Public Health Immunization 713-439-6000
Fort Ben County Health Center Immunization 281-342-4530
CDC Govt/Vaccination Vaccination & Immunization 800-232-4636
Traveler Vaccination Foreign Traveler Vaccination 832.393.5427,
Drug Rehabilitation programs List of rehab centers online
Multiple Rehab Programs Multiple Rehab Programs 877 830 7020
Hearing Aid Resources Hearing Test and other Audio and Hearing aid Resources On Line
Texas Work Forms Book Texas Work Hand Book Search On Line
Gilead/Atripla Assistance Liver/ HIV/Hepatitis 1-866-290-4767
Hepatitis B & Liver and Hepatitis C Hepatitis B & Liver and Hepatitis C Help 800-445-3235,
Discovery Clinical Trials Many clinical trials, search in your area 888-583-7166
Free Road Side Assistance Houston Metro Area 713-225-5627,
Texas Cancer Information Cancer Help In Houston 713-792-2277,
American Academy of Dermatology Dermatology Help 866-503-7546

Pregnancy Services:

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website/ Address
Medicaid Complete medical care during pregnancy 800-252-8263
Pregnancy Help in all US States Pregnancy Help in all US states 888-943-1101
Pregnancy Report Form Pregnancy report Form Needed to apply for assistance On Line Download
Pregnancy Help Fort-bend Fort-bend County Pregnancy Help 281-232-2375,
Pregnancy Help Harris County Harris County Pregnancy Help 713-526-4243,
Free Pregnancy Test and Help Center Healthcare, abortion, adoption 5th ward 713-942-2100
Free Pregnancy Ultrasound Help Free Pregnancy Ultrasound Help 713-425-3100
Academy of Healthcare Professionals 290 NW Mall Houston,TX 77092
Pregnancy Help Center of W. Houston Preg test/confirm, referrals to health care and options. Many Free Pregnancy Helps. 281-599-0909
Care Net Pregnancy Center of NW Houston Pregnancy test/confirm, referrals to health care and options. Many Free Pregnancy Helps 281-444-8554

Food Help

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website/ Address
Wic (Women,Infant&Child Pgm) Food program for children under 5 years 800-942-3678
Houston Food Bank (Food Stamps) Low Income/Unemployed 832-369-9390
SNAP (Food Stamps) Apply online or go to closest office. 211,
Benefits Checkup Food,General Assistance, SSI, TAN F On Line
ICNA Free Food Pantry 5645 Hillcroft Avenue, # 405, Houston,TX 77036. 832-302-1681
An-Nisa Hope Center Free Food Pantry 832-324-9111
Helping Refugees Helping Refugees 979-709-1882
Gulf Coast Community Services All sorts of Emergency Food,Rent etc Help - 9320 Kirby Drive Houston, TX77054 713-393-4700

Utilities and Miscellaneous

Organization Basic Info Phone Number Website/ Address
Lite Up Texas Electric Discount for SNAP & low income Online tool
Sheltering Arms Electric/Gas Bills Payment Help 713-685-6577
Houston Emergency Assistance List Rent,Electric,Gas,Food,Mortgage,Clothing 713-956-7456,
Fort Bend County Help Fort Bend County, TX… All type of Help 877-542-7905
Utility Aid in Texas Low Income Energy Bills Payment Help 877-399-8939
Utility Bill Payment Help in Texas Utility Bill Help available in all over texas On line
Home and Communities(HUD) Texas HUD (Housing & Urban Development program)Help Paying Rent 800-225-5342
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Rent Help in Texas 800-955-2232
Salvation Army Emergency Assistance Paying Bills/Clothing 281-207-2500(HARRIS)
713-658-9205(Fort bend)
Section 8 Housing/Rent Help For Housing and Rent 866-466-7328
Big discount on home phone bill You must choose a company & call for form Online tool
Free Cell phone from Assurance Wireless FREE cell phone + 250/min per monh for indigent, apply online too 800-395-2108,
Texas Drivers License Renewals/DriverRecord Vehicle Rgn Renewals Records. Help On Texas Driver Licence and Vehicle Registration Renewals On Line
Texas Online Defensive Driving Texas Online Defensive Driving On Line
O. Instant Public Record Search Instant Public Record Search Apply on Line
Islamic Society Of Greater Houston ( I S G H ) Zakat/Sadaqa/Charity Rent/Utility/Gas/Food (PH)713-524-6615,
Benefits Checkup In USA/Texas Check Various Medical and Social benefits available in Texas and USA On Line
Handicapped Placard for vehicle Parking Placards for the Disabled 888-368-4689
Free Road Side Assistance Houston Metro Area 713-225-5627,
Free Car/Vehicle and Repairs Resources Free Car/Vehicle and Free Repairs for Eligible needy families On Line