NDSM services are listed on our Home Page. COVID-19 changed how we work. Check each listing for details on how to apply.

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Current Services

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School Supplies and Uniforms

Requests for school supplies and uniforms will not be accepted after Monday -7/18

Pick up School Supplies Saturday, August 6 or Saturday August 13 at NDSM, 2875 Merrell Road between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. STAY IN YOUR CAR and form a line in front of the building.
Supply chain problems have caused uniforms to be delayed.
Pick up Uniforms M-F, August 8 to 12 or August 15 to 19 in the Clothes Closet at the back of NDSM, 2875 Merrell Road between 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Monday-Thursday 8:30–12:00 noon
Food distribution in the parking lot — masks required.
There will be no food distribution on 8/8,8/10,8/15 and 8/17.

Friday, 8:00–12:00 noon
Food distribution for seniors 60+ years — masks required.

To apply for SNAP (food stamps)
The North Texas Food Bank is providing SNAP and Medicaid application help.  If you need SNAP (food stamp) benefits for your family or yourself and/or Medicaid for your children and have a computer, laptop or smart phone, NTFB can help you with face- to-face assistance and a same day file date.

To begin click here, then complete and send the short contact information form. An outreach caseworker will contact you.           

Rent and Utility Assistance

Requests for financial assistance will not be taken from 5 PM Friday 8/12 – Noon Wednesday 8/17.

Requests for financial assistance must be made online by clicking here.

Income Tax Preparation

Masked Required
Only primary taxpayers will be allowed
If you are feeling unwell, please contact us to reschedule your appointment

Temperature check will be taken


  • Photo ID
  • Social Security or ITIN cards for you, your spouse and dependents
  • All W2s and 1099s
  • Health Insurance Documents
  • Checking/Savings account number
  • Last year’s tax return

Your tax documents will be scanned into our secure server. To limit possible COVID exposure, tax preparation will be completed in another room while you wait.

Once your tax return has been completed, a tax preparer will walk you through your return before obtaining your signature to e-file.

Summer tax appointments will begin in June.
For information and to make an appointment click here.

We partner with Foundation Communities to offer this service to all zip codes.

Medical Care

The Medical Clinic is open for walk-ins and by appointment Monday–Friday from 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. (closed for lunch from 12-1) for medical care, vaccinations, and flu shots. To schedule an appointment, please call 214-358-8705.
If you are an existing patient, please click here to access the AthenaHealth Patient Portal to schedule your next appointment, view lab results, to communicate with your health care provider, and more.

Dental Care

The Dental Clinic is open from 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday (closed for lunch from 12-1).  Visits are  by appointment only. Services include new patient exams extractions, and fillings — dentures for those 60 and older. Please call 214-358-8729 to schedule an appointment.

Vision Service

Requests for vision services will not be taken from 5 PM Friday 8/12 – Noon Wednesday 8/17.

Screening exams are available for adults and children ages 10 and up on Tuesday and Thursday’s from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM and Wednesday and Friday’s from 1:00 PM-5:30 PM.  If screening indicates glasses may be needed, we will schedule an optometrist appointment for you at NDSM.
To help us understand your vision needs Click here  

Mental Health Care

Mental health counseling is available Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
from 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. and Friday from 7:00 a.m.-Noon.
For information or to schedule an appointment, call the Medical Clinic at 214-358-8705.
For mental health events click here.

English as a Second Language

Beginning-level English-as-a second- language classes will resume at NDSM on Tuesday, April 19th. Classes will be held every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Classes are free; books are provided, adult students must wear masks and present proof of COVID vaccinations.

Clothes Closet

The Clothes Closet is open for adults only from 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM. Monday, Thursday and Friday, Tuesday from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM and Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM. Masks and proof of COVID vaccination and matching ID required. Temperature’s will be taken. If clothing is needed for children, birth certificate or Medicaid card is required for each child.