CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES

EVERY DAY WE HELP CHILDREN AND FAMILIES ACROSS TEXAS TO BUILD A BETTER FUTURE

How we help

How we help

MHS partners with charitable organizations, medical professionals and educational facilities to provide safety, comfort, food, shelter, health care and educational services--basic needs every child and family deserves.

Our services include, but are not limited to funding for: + Food, clothing and family services + Medical, dental and prescription services + Counseling, psychological services and autism therapy + School supplies, tutoring and career counseling + case management and referral services for children, families and agencies

MHS staff work to ensure that each applicant's needs are assessed and reviewed on an individual basis. We can also provide information and referral services for all Texas children and families.

Applications:

To be considered for assistance, a parent or legal guardian must complete an application in full for each child. If treatment will be provided by a doctor, therapist, dentist or other professional, a Provider Referral form must also be submitted.

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Physician / Therapist Referral

Complete this application if you are asking for help to fund treatment by a physician or therapist for your child. Requires provider signature and treatment plan.

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Dental Treatment

Complete this application if you are asking for help to fund dental treatment, hospital facility fee or dental anesthesia for your child. Requires dental provider signature and treatment plan.

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Family Needs

Sometimes life brings unexpected hurdles, sickness or tragedy. If you find yourself needing help to maintain stability for your family we may be able to help. MHS partners with Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services (PCHAS) for families who need assistance.

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Fantastic Teeth Fan Club

The Fantastic Teeth Fan Club partners with Masonic lodges across the state to provide free dental hygiene kits to first graders across the state of Texas. Get your lodge signed up today!

Get Involved

Get Involved

The Fantastic Teeth Fan Club is a program created by Masonic Home and School of Texas (MHS) to help children and parents learn to prevent painful dental problems and avoid expensive treatment. We partner with Masonic Lodges across the state to provide free tooth decay prevention kits and dental education to first graders. If your lodge is interested in participating, please sign up.

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Participating Lodges

Participating Lodges

Through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club, MHS provides tooth decay prevention kits, at no charge, to interested Masonic Lodges. MHS coordinates with local schools and provides press releases about the project to local news organizations. Lodge members assemble the kits and deliver them to participating schools. Your lodge involvement will be recognized with a Brighter Futures certificate and on the MHS website.

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FAQ & Dental Facts

FAQ & Dental Facts

MHS provides each Lodge with 300 free kits to assemble and deliver to the schools of their choice. Kits are available for first graders only. We welcome your call about bringing the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club to your community! Contact us toll-free at 1.877.203.9111 or by email. We’re glad to show you how to help local children and their parents avoid the pain and expense of toothaches.

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PARENT AUTISM TRAINING PROGRAM

WE HELP CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AFFECTED BY AUTISM! MASONIC HOME AND SCHOOL OF TEXAS IS PROUD TO PARTNER WITH THE CHILD STUDY CENTER IN FORT WORTH, TEXAS TO FUND A COMPLETELY FREE PARENT AUTISM TRAINING PROGRAM

How we help

How we help

Experts at the Child Study Center provide parents with valuable tools and techniques to help their child learn new skills during an intensive FREE 2-week training program at their Behavior Disorders Clinic in Fort Worth, Texas.

The program decreases problem behaviors dramatically – helping families live better lives! Living with autism is a daily struggle for children and families. This FREE 2-week program will help address significant challenges and improve the quality of life for children with autism, their parents and their siblings.

Through this rigorous program, professionals will help correct problems with aggression, self-injury and communication. These are common issues children with autism face. Experts will work one-on-one with parents and their child to facilitate communication and reinforce positive behavior. For more information, please call us toll free at 1-877-203-9111

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ASSISTING WIDOWS

Helping widows of Texas Master Masons is a tremendous legacy carried out by Masonic Home and School of Texas for more than 110 years. We are proud to offer full care for ladies in our program; including meals, accommodations, activities,and many other amenities to qualified widows, in partnership with the Texas Masonic Retirement Center in Arlington, Texas.

Qualifications

Qualifications

Ladies who may take advantage of the MHS opportunity for placement at the Texas Masonic Retirement Center must meet a few eligibility requirements. She must be a widow of a Texas Master Mason. The Mason must have been a member of a Texas lodge, in good standing (all dues paid), for five years prior to the date of his death. She must be in good health and capable of self-care.

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About TMRC

About TMRC

Texas Masonic Retirement Center offers beautiful, relaxing accommodations amid 100 acres of sweeping grassland, wildflowers, and a century-old pecan orchard in Arlington, Texas. You’ll enjoy quiet country living or fill your days with countless activities, knowing your privacy is respected and your independence is honored. Placement at TMRC through our widows program is based on need.

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More Info / Apply

More Info / Apply

If you or a loved one are interested in taking advantage of our MHS widows program, we would love to speak with you. We anticipate you will have questions about or total asset turnover process, and we would enjoy learning more about your needs.

You can call us directly at 817.503.1502 or click below to make contact via email.

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