The United Way of Lamar County and all of its Partner Agencies are working together to help our community during the COVID-19 spread. Here is the most recent update:
Paris Metro - all bus routes are 6:30am-11:30am and 1:30pm-6:30pm. The office is closed and staff/dispatchers are working remotely.
Boys & Girls Club of Paris - CLOSED. Members needing assistance can call the office. Food distribution will continue.
Chidlren's Advocacy Center - Offices are closed except for appointments. Child and caregiver only to come to interviews. Counseling being done through tele-medicine
Downtown Food Pantry - OPEN Regular serving hours on Tuesday afternoons and Thursday mornings
Down Syndrome Society, REACH Center - the Center is closed but clients can call the office for assistance. Buddy Baseball postponed until April 6th
ETCADA - All screeings done by phone only
Lamar County Literacy Council - PJC campus is closed; will be offering online classes
Meals On Wheels - Food Delivery will continue by staff drivers only (no volunteers) but delivery only ONCE A WEEK (5 meals provided); Offices are closed to the public
United Way of Lamar County - VITA site is temporarily closed; offices are closed to the public. Call the office for assistance
New Hope Center - is open; rental assistance available
RSVP - offices are closed. All seniors are encouraged to socially isolate in their homes
Salvation Army - OPEN and ALL SERVICES continue to be offered at this time
SAFE-T -- all intakes by phone only
Texas Dream Center - not accepting any new men into the program at this time