When will the El Paso United Community Assistance Center open? Where will it be located?
The Center will be open soon and located at 6314 Delta Dr, El Paso, TX 79905.
What is the purpose of the El Paso United Community Assistance Center?
The Center will be a space for healing and support, dedicated to serving as a resource and referral center for residents, visitors and responders affected by the shooting of August 3, 2019. The center will be staffed with knowledgeable and caring professionals to help people access resources to help them build strength and resiliency in the aftermath of this incident.
What kind of services will be available at the Center?
Various types of services will be available at the Center. The most requested services at similar Resiliency Centers across the country include counseling and spiritual care referrals, and information about financial assistance.
What if I need assistance now?
If you or someone you love was affected by the shooting, we encourage you to reach out today to our services partners and get the assistance you need now. Our partners are ready to help. To view a list of services and providers, visit the services page.
If I want to make a monetary donation, who should I contact?
You can click the DONATE button on the top of the page to visit the One Fund El Paso website.
One Fund El Paso is a single entity established by the City of El Paso, the El Paso Community Foundation and the Paso del Norte Community Foundation to streamline the process of distributing donated funds to the victims of the August 3 mass shooting in El Paso, and their families. It has a founding board, and a task force to oversee and recommend how and to whom the donated funds will be given. They are working with the National Compassion Fund, which has assisted similar efforts in other cities.
Where can survivors claim donated funds?
One Fund El Paso is the organization leading the process of distributing donated funds to the victims and survivors of the August 3 mass shooting in El Paso. They are working with the National Compassion Fund, which has experience with similar efforts. Visit onefundelpaso.org for more information, and read the informational sheet below for details on how to apply for funds.