Our operating hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday-Thursday.
However due to the high demand for financial assistance
we take our last sign-in at 1:00 p.m. The office is closed to the public
Grand Prairie United Charities
provides the following services:
(financial assistance contingent on funding availability)
(formerly known as food stamps)
The North Texas Food Bank Education & Outreach Coordinator will be at Grand Prairie United Charities, every Monday, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. to provide application assistance for Food Stamps, TANF, CHIP, Medicaid, Women’s Health and Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries (QMB).
The Coordinator will give you an application and help you fill it out. Your questions will be answered about Food Stamps and the other programs listed. All children with social security numbers may qualify, regardless of their parents’ citizenship status.
For more information, please call:
English (214)330-1396 x3144
People and Nutrition (PAN)
What is Pan?
People and Nutrition is a commodity supplemental program providing nutritious foods at no cost to qualified participants. The program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Texas Department of Human Services, North Texas Food Bank, Catholic Charities of Dallas, Inc. and Grand Prairie United Charities.
Who is eligible for the PAN Program?
- Pregnant women
- Breastfeeding / postpartum women
- Infants (0 -1 years old)
- Children (1 - 5 years old)
- Senior citizens age 60 and older
All eligible participants must live in Grand Prairie and must meet governmental guidelines. You do not have to be a U.S. citizen to be eligible.
WIC participants are NOT eligible for PAN.
People and Nutrition (PAN) is distributed the first Thursday of every month between the hours of 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.