Pavilion Resource List

*blue links are clickable



Advocacy for those with mental illness.


SNAP (Food Stamps)

Credits to buy food. Free to people with low enough income.

Phone number - 211

The Storehouse

Each Client receives food to last one week. Bring picture ID and proof of residence, but no one is turned away. 


Heaven's Harvest Food Bank (River of Life Assembly of God) 

Food pantry. Second & fourth Thursdays of the month @ 6-8 pm.


St. John's United Methodist Churh

Food pantry Tue - Thurs 9 am - 4 pm. Must have valid ID. Can only visit once every 3 months. For info, call church office.


Hutto Food Pantry @ Hutto Lutheran Church

Food pantry Tue - Thurs 9 am - 4 pm.


Shepherd's Heart Food Pantry Taylor (Trinity Lutheran Church)

Food pantry & clothing store


Reveal Resource Center

Food pantry & clothing closet. Pantry & closet open Mon 7 pm - 8 pm, Tue 9 am - 12 pm.


Central Texas Food Bank

Hunger relief charity, community kitchen, garden, advocacy, fresh food, food assistance for the elderly, meals for kids after school, et (Kid's Cafe), summer food program for kids, mobile food pantry, nutrition education, disaster relief, food delivery, and more.


Brighter Days Food Pantry (Leander Church of Christ)

Food pantry. Food pantry : Wednesday - 6:30 pm - 8 pm.


Meals on Wheels Central Texas

Meal delivery, in-home care, veteran's care, help with pets, home repair, home maintenance, programs for Alzheimer's & dementia, depression.


Hill Country Community Ministries

Food pantry, clothes closet. Mon - Wed & Fri : 9 am - Noon & 1 pm - 3 pm, Thurs 3 - 7 pm.


Free/Cheap Places & Activities

Cinemark Movies 8 Round Rock

Discount Movie Theater

Price: Usually between $2.50 and $3.00

City Lights Theater Georgetown

Discount Night

Price: Around $5.00 for new movies on Tuesday nights.

Cinemark 14 Round Rock

Discount Night

Price: Around $5.00 for new movies on Tuesday nights.

Round Rock Public Library

Round Rock Residents: 221 E Main St, Round Rock, TX 78664


Georgetown Public Library

Georgetown Residents: 402 W 8th St, Georgetown, TX 78626


Leander Public Library

Leander Residents: 1011 S Baghdad, Leander, TX 78641


Cedar Park Library

Cedar Park Residents: 500 Discovery Blvd, Cedar Park, TX 78613


Hutto Public Library

Hutto Residents: 205 West St, Hutto, TX 78634


Taylor Public Library

Taylor Residents: 801 Vance St, Taylor, TX 76574


Pflugerville Public Library

Pflugerville Residents: 1008 W Pfluger St, Pflugerville, TX 78660


Liberty Hill Public Library

Liberty Hill Residents: 355 Loop 332, Liberty Hill, TX 78642



The Hope Alliance

Serves victims of domestic and sexual violence and victims' families


The Caring Place

May help with utility bills, rent, or give credit for the food pantry or clothing store. Will help people who are in crisis, but considers disability to be a crisis.

512-943-0700  -

Round Rock Serving Center

Food pantry, clothing & furniture vouchers, Computers for Kids, community gardens, Volunteer Center, adult computer classes in English & Spanish, a charity thrift store, and financial assistance for utilities, rent, prescriptions, transportation, and temporary lodging. 


Healthy Williamson County

The Healthy Williamson County website is intended to help community members and policy makers learn about the health of the community. It provides local health data, resources, best practices, news articles and information about community events. In keeping with WilCo Wellness Alliance's mission and values, it is important that the site provides balanced information on a broad range of topics affecting the health of our community and highlights the assets in our community.


Serves Pregnant Women, Caregivers, or moms with children under 5. Access to healthy food, vaccinations & more.

St.William Conference, St. Vincent De Paul Round Rock

Food pantry, home repair program, other services listed on website.



Georgetown Housing Authority

Public housing in Stonehaven and Shady Oaks properties. Section 8. Cost - Dependent upon income. Waiting list.


Round Rock Housing Authority

Housing choice vouchers, public housing. Cost - Dependent upon income. Waiting list.


Taylor Housing Authority

Housing choice vouchers, public housing. Cost - Dependent upon income. Waiting list.


Granger Housing Authority

Address : 500 N. Commerce St. #28, Granger, TX 76530. 30 Minutes from Pavilion. Short waiting list especially for people who are disabled or elderly and will be single occupants.


Internet/Cell Phone Service/Computers

AT&T Low Cost Internet Plan

Low cost internet for those who qualify (must be a participant in SNAP program). $5 - $10 per month. 3 - 10 Mbs, 250 Gb monthly cap.

Spectrum Internet Assist

Low cost internet for those who qualify (must have SSI, National School Lunch Program, or CEP (Community Eligibility Program)). $14.99 - $19.99 per month. 30 Mbs/no cap.


Assurance Wireless

Phones and smartphones with free minutes, texting and data. Free to people with: food stamps, SSI, medicaid, public housing, section 8, federal CHIP, head start, or tribal TANF or low income.


Safelink Wireless

Talk, unlimited text, free data. Free, but up-gradable for a cost.


Website for finding inexpensive computers/computer training courses/cheap internet service



Health Insurance for people with SSDI or Social Security Retirement


Texas Medicaid

Health Insurance to people who are disabled, pregnant, care for a child, are 65 years of age or older or participate in Medicaid buy-in. Also must have low enough income.

PH - 211

Wilco Care Card

Insurance for people with little or no income. Office visits, exams, lab & x-ray services, specialist appointments, hospitalization, outpatient hospital care/emergency room, eye exam & eyewear, mental health services & counseling, 3 persciptions per month. 

Income must equal less than 25% of the federal poverty level.

512-248-3252 or 1-800-890-6296

Lonestar Circle of Care

Family medicine, mental health, OBGYN, pediatrics, pharmacy, senior care, vision.


Mental Health Services

Bluebonnet Trails Community Services

Psychiatry Appointments, Med Management, Group Therapy, Case Management, Individual Therapy for people with mental illness and/or substance abuse. Cost - may be free for some patients or may cost an amount based on income. Also they accept Medicaid and Medicare. 

24 hour Crisis: 1-800-841-1255; Intake: 1-844-309-6385; RR front desk: 512-244-8489.

San Gabriel Respite Center

Has 12 beds for people in crisis. Admission is voluntary. Groups during the day. There are also extended observation units in Georgetown and Seguin. Located in Georgetown.

512-869-2650; 24 hour crisis line: 1-800-841-1255

Shoal Creek Hospital

Address: 3501 Mills Avenue, Austin, TX 78731

Inpatient hospitalization for mental health crises. Various outpatient programs.


Cedar Crest Hospital

In Belton

Adult inpatient hospitalization for mental health crisis, military program for addiction & mental health issues, detox program, adolescent & children inpatient programs, partial hospitalization program. *Works with many Veterans.   


Rock Springs

In Georgetown

Inpatient & outpatient programs for mental health & substance abuse crisis & problems.


Georgetown Behavioral Health Institute

Inpatient & outpatient programs for mental health & substance abuse crisis & problems.


Austin State Hospital (ASH)

Inpatient hospitalization. *Will accept patients without insurance.


Resources for the Homeless

ARCH (Austin Resource Center for the Homeless)

Address: 500 E. 7th St., Austin, TX 78701

Point of entry into the homeless social service system; Provides information on how and where to access services; Provides a place for the homeless during the day & to sleep & place to eat, & more.

ECHO (Ending Community Homelessness Coalition)

Address: 300 E. Highland Mall Blvd., Austin, TX 78752

Caritas Austin

Headquarters: 611 Neches St., Austin, TX 78701; North Location: 9027 Northgate Blvd., Austin, TX 78758.

Housing, food, education, employment, refugee, resettlement, veterans assistance.


Mobile Loaves and Fishes

Deliver meals to the homeless by making stops with a food truck.


Services for Veterans

The Dog Alliance (Formerly Austin Dog Alliance)

Trained therapy dogs for veterans. Cost - Possibly free.

Contact Debbie Krakar. 512-335-7100.

Code VI Veteran Integration

Reintegration into the community and Re-establishment of bonds with other veterans; Pulling out of isolation. Offering a healthy, safe place to find identity and purpose.

Contact Jim Cochrun: 512-538-4522

Cpl. Chad Eric Oligschlaeger Foundation for PTSD

Advocacy for vets with PTSD

The Jonas Project

Helping vets start businesses, find jobs, start company website and find resources.


The Yellow Ribbon Program

Pays tuition and fees for public universities. Pays either tuition and fees or national maximum, whichever is lower, for private universities. See website for list of participating universities.

The Yellow Ribbon Program @ Southwestern University

The yellow ribbon program allows SWU to fund tuition expenses for vets that exceed the annual max. Paid through the Post 9/11 GI Bill. SWU can waive up to 50% of those expenses and the VA will match that amount.


Post 9/11 GI Bill

People who have served 90 days with or without a break after 9/10/2001. Qualified dependents are also covered. Up to 36 months of education benefits.

Student Resources

ACC Student Life & Resources Program

Food & other resources. Cost - free.

UT Austin Food Pantry & Career Closet

Food & clothes. Cost - free.

Pell Grant

Usually awarded to undergraduate students who have not earned a Bachelor's degree. Up to $5920 per year.

J.C. Runyon Moving Forward Scholarship

Students with diagnosed psychiatric disorders with at least one instance of inpatient hospitalization. $2000 per semester for up to 8 semesters.

AAHD Frederick J. Krause Scolarship on Health and Disability

Individuals with a documented disability enrolled full-time as a junior or senior in a 4-year undergraduate college or enrolled in graduate school pursuing a degree related to a disability. Under $1000.

Substance Abuse Services

Oxford House Sober Living

Recovery house for people seeking recovery from substance abuse. *May be moving to Round Rock.



Meetings for people in recovery from alcohol addiction.

24-hour hotline & info: 512-444-0071


Meetings for people in recovery from drug addiction.

818-773-9999  ext. 135

Life Steps

Address: 2021 N. Mays, Ste. 500, Round Rock, TX 78664

Classes and programs for people with substance abuse issues & substance abuse related legal issues.


Teen & Family Services Austin

Peer based recovery support program for substance abuse



Pavilion Ride Share

Free transportation services throughout Williamson County in return for participating in our volunteer program. Cost - Free.



Rides to doctors; Rides elsewhere if passenger lives in green section map (country bus); Interurban bus has stops and routes and functions as bus system. Cost - Varies : discount available for drivers with disabilities, etc.


Capitlal Metro

Bus System, Rail Line. Cost - Fees Vary : Discounts available for riders with Medicare/disabilities, etc.


Go Geo

Bus system. Cost - One-Way fare : $1; All day pass : $2; Unlimited monthly pass : $30.00. Discounts available for seniors, people with disabilities, and veterans.


WBC Opportunities

Will help pay part/all of electric bill for the hottest months of the year. Usually, one must apply in winter. Will also help with individual bills, and also offers other services such as case management.



Assists eligible low-income households with their heating and cooling energy costs, bill payment assistance, energy crisis assistance, weatherization and energy-related home repairs.


Veterinary/Pet Resources

Pals Greater Austin

Free dog and cat food and veterinary services for the elderly and disabled. Cost - Free.



Affordable spay/neuter and veterinary services.


Austin Humane Society

Pet surrender, pet adoption, pet fostering programs

Adoption: 512-646-7387 and for surrender use Ext. 104

The Pet Fund

Financial assistance. The pet fund works only on non-basic, non-urgent care, such as cancer treatment, heart disease, chronic conditions, endocrine diseases, eye diseases, etc. Cost - For people with limited resources.

Red Rover

Provides financial assistance, resources and support to low-income individuals and survivors of domestic violence and their pets, so families can escape together and stay together.


Brown Dog Foundation

Financial assistance for pet owners

Magic Bullet Fund

Financial assistance for people whose dogs have cancer but cannot afford the cost of treatment.

Williamson County Animal Shelter

Free spay & neuter, pet surrender, dog training, pet adoption.