Resources for Families

Resource TypeResource Links
Physical Activity Austin Parks and Recreation
http://www.austintexas.gov/department/parks-and-recreation

United Way Austin COVID19 Physical Activity Events
https://connectatx.unitedwayaustin.org/v2/favorites/public/covid physicalactivity

Walk Across Texas!
https://walkacrosstexas.org/

Texercise Free Exercise Handbook Order Form https://texashhs.secure.force.com/TexerciseHandbookOrderForm/Texas

FREE YMCA Exercise Videos
https://ymca360.org

Local Community Resources Finder:
dial 2-1-1 or 877-541-7905
Mental Health Heart of Texas MHMR Services
https://www.hotrmhmr.org/services

Find Texas Mental Health and Substance Use Providers https://mentalhealthtx.org/find-provider/Texas

COVID 19 Mental Health Resources https://connectatx.unitedwayaustin.org/v2/favorites/public/covid-mental-health

24/7 Crisis Counselor Text Line:
TEXT 741741 or visit https://www.crisistextline.org/
FinancialTexas Direct Financial Assistance Programs
https://sites.utexas.edu/covid19relief/directfinancialasst/

COVID 19 Rise Fund Program for Travis County Residents
https://www.ssvdp.org/covid-19-rise-fund-program

Catholic Charities of Central Texas Emergency Financial Assistance
https://www.ccctx.org/financial-stability/

Travis County Utility Assistance
https://www.traviscountytx.gov/health-human-services/individuals-families/utility-assistance

Texas Workforce Commission Application for Unemployment Benefits
https://twc.texas.gov/jobseekers/unemployment-benefits-services#applyForBenefits

Your Texas Benefits (Apply for Assistance Programs) https://yourtexasbenefits.com/Learn/Home
Food-relatedHealthy Snacking Options
https://foodandhealth.com/usda-school-snack-guide/

Central Texas Food Bank
https://www.centraltexasfoodbank.org/food-assistance/get-food-now

Austin Food Pantries
https://www.foodpantries.org/ci/tx-austin

Central Texas Food Pantry and Curbside Pickup Resources
https://urbanrootsatx.org/covid-19-resources-community/

Eating Apart Together Initiative
https://www.austintexas.gov/eatTexas

Texas Food Bank Network
https://hhs.texas.gov/services/food/texas-foodbank-network-provider
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The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taken a Toll on Latinx Families with Children with IDD, but There Are Some Positives as Well

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