Kinship Navigator
Resource Guide

Johnson County

Clothing, Food, and Household Items

  • Alvarado Helping Hands for Jesus
    Food pantry, clothing and household items. Residents of Alvarado, Lillian, Grandview and Venus only;
    Contact: 817-783-2701
  • Central Church of Christ
    Johnson County - food pantry, clothing, utility assistance
    Contact: 817.645.9193
  • Forever 54
    Contact: 682.231.2638
    1315 Grandview Hwy, Cleburne, TX, 76031
  • Harvest House
    Emergency financial assistance including food, clothing, rent, utilities, prescription and gasoline; serves Johnson County and southern portion of Tarrant County
    Contact: 817.295.6252 o 817.295.6675
    349 NW Renfro, Burleson, TX, 76097
  • Operation Blessing
    (food pantry, clothing, medication, and furniture
    Contact: 817.645.8511
  • Spirit of Sharing Ministry
    Food pantry, clothing, some household items,
    Contact: 817-645-3342
  • Unfolded Foster Love Closet
    Clothing for foster and kinship families. Contact: Louisa Swafford -

Respite Care

  • Center for ASD
    Provides respite care for all age groups of individuals who are on the autism spectrum 6yo through adulthood. See programs and age groups below. Groups are currently MWF, but will resume to M-F starting 2021. Registration is required, and spaces are limited. Register by phone or email at Bilingual (English & Spanish).
    X-Cel: Academic day program for 6yo – 18yo youth. The program provides structured activities that include reading, language, math, play, social engagement, and more. Program also invites community partners in to provide music therapy, yoga, art, and behavioral support. Hours are from 9am -2pm, Fees: $45 a day.
    Grow: After school program, 6yo – 18yo, From 2pm-5:30pm, Fees: $25 a day
    Reach: Adult day program very similar to the X-Cel program for 18+. Hours are from 9-5:30pm, Fees: $45 a day
    Thrive: A once a month fun night out program for children 6yo – 18yo (siblings of youth on the spectrum can join this program). Must call for dates and times. Fees: $15 for the night
    Contact: 682-499-6655
    640 NW Tarrant Ave, Burleson, TX


  • ACH's Real Help For Real Life
    Free help and support for youth and families through counseling and skill building classes.
    Contact: 817.335.4673
  • Crazy8 Ministries
    Will see families who may not have the legal documentation. They want families to tell them that they got their information from ACH Kinship Navigator so that they can track their data. Contact: 817.202.8408
  • Family Crisis Center Johnson County
    Cleburne – Free counseling, support groups, educational programs, legal aid and emergency shelter for any victims of family violence. .
    Contact: 817. 558.7171
  • Methodist Children’s Home- GAP program
    The Gap Program provides services to grandparents and other relatives who care for children in the absence of parents. We support families by providing in-home assessments, case management services and support groups for caregivers, including legal support. The Gap Program builds on the family’s strengths and works with all family members to find solutions to the challenges of raising children in today’s complex world. Will work with families with limited legal documentation, services are free.
    Contact: 1-800-964-9226
  • Promises Counseling Center
    Burleson – First Baptist Burleson. Licensed and non-licensed professional counselors. Sliding scale income-based rates. Faith based, will work with families who may not have legal documentation to prove custody so that they may provide services.
    Contact: 817.295.2221
  • Renewing Family Strengths
    Seeking to help children and their families cope with mental health and behavioral health issues in the lives of children affected by trauma. Works on communication, social and assertiveness skills as well as stress management.
    Contact: 800.394.4939
  • Reach
    Midlothian – Free presentations, programs, and mentoring for at risk youth ranging in many topics like drug abuse, life skills, social media, decision making, etc.
    Contact: 972.723.1053
  • Reinspire
    Cleburne – Age 12-22, FREE, Life skills, communication skills, problem solving skills, job skills, and more. Catered services to meet the needs of the client. Will work with little to no legal documentation.
    Contact: 817.405.9178
  • The Venting Place
    Cleburne – provides faith-based counseling. Faith based, will work with families who may not have legal documentation to prove custody so that they may provide services.
    Contact: 817.645.3240

Get Immediate Help

Call 817.335.HOPE (4673)



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Not an emergency services phone number. Call 911 for medical emergencies.


In Texas: 1.800.252.5400
Nationwide: 1.800.4.A.CHILD

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