Food and Grocery
San Antonio Byzantine Catholic Community – St. Stephen’s (Food/Grocery/Diaper/and Clothing)
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Address: 2127 South Zarzamora Street
San Antonio, TX 78207
Required for Assistance: ID & Proof of Residence needed
Christian Assistance Ministry (Food Only)
Downtown Location: 110 McCullough, 78215 (210) 223-6648
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Friday 10:00am-11:30am
Northside Location: 5084 De Zavala, 78249 (210) 697-5771
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Required for Assistance: Picture ID, Social Security Card, and proof of residence needed.
San Antonio Food Bank
Address: 5200 Enrique M. Barrera Pkwy., 78227
Phone: (210) 431-8326
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Assistance information: Please visit the website link above for information regarding mobile distributions open to the public, lunch distributions for kids (March 23-27), dinner distributions for kids (March 23-27), care for individuals visiting good pantry/distribution, care for college/university students out of school, and care for working individuals who are facing loss of work hours due to business cut-backs.
San Antonio Christian Church
Address: 6131 DeZavala Rd, 78249
Phone: (210) 584-9125
Hours: Mondays @ 1:00
Assistance information: Mobile Food Pantry
Unemployment Benefits (Source: http://www.211.org/services/covid19)
The U.S. Department of Labor issued guidance for state unemployment insurance programs to extended benefits to individuals whose employment status is impacted by COVID-19. Use this tool to find the agency that manages unemployment insurance in your state and visit their website for more information about eligibility and how to apply benefits.
Parent / Caregiver Resources
Emergency Childcare Assistance – Assistance paying childcare for working individuals during COVID-19 crisis.
PBSKids – How to talk to your kids about Coronavirus.
NPR Goats and Sodas – A comic exploring the new Coronavirus, based on a NPR radio story.
BrainPop – An educational learning tool to help your kids ease their minds by learning the facts.
Mental Health Resources
The Center for Health Care Services
Crisis Hotline – Available 24/7
Crisis Phone: (210)-223-7233
NAMI Support Groups
NAMI TX OFFERING ONLINE SUPPORT GROUPS
ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Clarity Child Guidance Center
Address: 8525 Tom Slick, San Antonio, TX 78229
San Antonio Behavioral Health Healthcare Hospital
Address: 8550 Huebner Road
Phone: (210) 541-5300
Spectrum (Charter Communications) – Free broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription.
Comcast Internet Resources – New Internet Essentials customers will receive two free months of Internet service.
Access from AT&T – Low-cost wireline home Internet service to qualifying households
At-home Education Resources (also for students with younger siblings)
San Antonio Public Library
Offering “Homework Help” for live online help with science, math, and social studies. Assistance is available for elementary, middle, high school and college level curriculum. Spanish-speaking tutors are available as well!
Scholastic Learn At Home – PreK-K – Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.
PBS Kids Lab – Programs, games, at-home activities, videos, reading and more.
Kindergarten – 5th Grade
Zearn – K-5 curriculum, including 400 hours of digital lessons with on-screen teachers and supportive remediation.
Khan Academy – Free educational resources, including daily (weekdays) live streams on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter for students and parents navigating school closures.
Prodigy – The free, engaging, curriculum-aligned math platform for grades 1st-8th.
Mystery Science – A list of popular science lessons for anyone to use for free. No account or login is needed.
Smithsonian and Smithsonian Learning Lab – Free, online resources and activities for learners.
BrainPOP and BrainPOPJr. – Free access to all BrainPOP products for 30 days or as long as schools are closed.