Social Services

social-services_thumbHarvest Texarkana Food Bank
Harvest Texarkana, a United Way agency, is dedicated to alleviating hunger through the free distribution of donated food to programs feeding people in need.

Texarkana Children’s Advocacy Center
The center provides an environment for the evaluation of child abuse that minimizes further trauma to the child and optimizes the investigative process. It is child friendly, home-like atmosphere for the children.

Texarkana Regional Center on Aging
The Texarkana Regional Center on Aging is part of the UAMS Arkansas Aging Initiative. This Center is dedicated to improving the lives of older adults and their families by providing education and healthcare services.

Watersprings Ranch
The ranch is a Christian-based, long-term residential home for children. The group homes are for abused, neglected or abandoned children, or children who have behavioral problems and who are 12 years old or younger.

Texarkana Volunteer Center
This center provides a number of useful resources to individuals interested in volunteer opportunities.

Center for Disease Control (CDC)
The CDC is the federal agency responsible for the development and application of prevention and control of diseases along with environmental health and educational activities that promote health.

The National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH is a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This is the primary federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.

Social Security Online
The official website of the U.S. Social Security Administration.