Friendship House

The Friendship House

Our Friendship House is moving to a new location soon. Please check back for updates here.

For a map to other food and clothing resources, please click here.

Check out the What’s Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl website, an interactive tool to help with healthy meal planning, cooking, and grocery shopping. The site features a searchable database of healthy recipes, options to build a cookbook, print recipe cards, and share recipes via social media.

You can help by volunteering at The Friendship House or by making a financial donation. 

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

 Complaint filing procedures – To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call 1 (866) 632-9992 (toll free), 1 (800) 877-8339 (Federal Relay Service) or 1 (800) 845-6136 (Spanish Speaking Assistance). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

*Food assistance is available for the following zip codes: 75001, 75006, 75007, 75008, 75010, 75019, 75056, 75234, 75244, and 75287.

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The Friendship House is looking for mentors who could share skills including; how to set up a budget, job interview skills, resume writing, etc.

Please see a recent email from a client to her Mentor.

It is with God’s Grace, I had the pleasure of meeting with you today for your world-class expertise, with which you are anointed, to help me accomplish my goal of sustainable, gainful employment, and potentially furthering my growth as an asset to future employers. You seem to get joy from recognizing problems and making business ideas work, not just for my resume and interviews during my transition back to an administrative assistant position from CNA, but for life. I especially appreciate the following valuable advice: (1) practice in the mirror how to K.I.S.S. (keep it short and simple Prov. 10:19b), and (2) review my job history to summarize it well.

Thank you for serving with the utmost dignity and respect, demonstrating your responsible and compassionate spirit.

Summer Lunch at the Rec Center!

June 3-August 16  •  12-1 pm daily
Children up to 18 years, regardless of family income, can come for a free lunch at Crosby Recreation Center (1610 E Crosby Rd, Carrollton) or Rosemeade Recreation Center (1330 E. Rosemeade Parkway). Call 972-466-9804 for more information. 

Fishing Event

June 1 . • . 9 am-12 pm
Ages 16 and under, Josey Ranch Park Pond
Children may bring their own equipment, however, loaner rods, reels, bait and tackle will be provided as available.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact The Friendship House or call 972-512-3838.