Neighborhood Services

Mission

The Neighborhood Services Department strengthens families and neighborhoods through social services, community development and affordable housing programs. Neighborhood Services consolidates services and programs that focus on building better neighborhoods and improving quality of life for residents. The Neighborhood Services Department encompasses housing, administration of state and federally funded social services programs, public education to increase safety awareness and neighborhood code compliance and beautification. 

Vision

All neighborhoods have a high quality of life.

 

  • For assistance with water, gas lines or water heaters damaged in the February 2021 winter storm, visit Winter Storm Recovery.
  • For assistance with rent, utilities and other housing expenses related to the coronavirus outbreak, visit Emergency Rental Assistance.

 


Programs

 

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Community Action Partners

Cowtown Brushup

Cowtown Brush-up

Fair Housing

Fair Housing

Facade Improvement Program

Facade Improvement Program

Fort Worth Housing Finance Corporation

Fort Worth Housing Finance Corporation

Grant Funds Proposals & Reports

Grant Fund Proposals & Reports

Homebuyer Assistance Program

Homebuyer Assistance Program (HAP)

Lead Safe

Lead Safe

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CAP Intake Centers

Neighborhood Empowerment Zones

Empowerment Zones (NEZ)

Neighborhood Improvement Strategy

Neighborhood Improvement Strategy

Priority Repair

Priority Repair

VITA Free Income Tax Preparation

VITA

Weatherization

Weatherization

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Emergency Rental Assistance

 

 

Department Head

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Victor T. Turner

Victor Turner is Neighborhood Services Department director and comes to Fort Worth from Little Rock, Arkansas, where he was the director of Housing and Neighborhood Programs.

Turner holds a Bachelor of Science in public administration from the University of Central Arkansas and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He is married and has two children.