Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM)
San Antonio Community Resource Directory
Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM) (Nonprofit / Ecumenical)
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM) is a faith based organization that welcomes all people in crisis and provides them with immediate help.

CAM serves over 50,000 people annually and is supported by 70 member churches, local foundations, individual donors and more than 200 dedicated volunteers.

CAM serves those in crisis and in need of their most basic necessities such as lunches for homeless, groceries, clothing, prescriptions assistance, bus tickets, ID or Birth certificate and utilities.

Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 3:30pm Fridays 9:00am - 11:45am
(210) 223-6648
Diane Trujillo - Director of Social Services
(210) 223-6648
Teresa Martin - Director NW Location
(210) 697-5771
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Transportation in the form of bus tickets to pre-scheduled medical appointments or job interviews.

A monthly bus pass may be issued for new full time (32+ hours) permanent job.

Appointments must be verifiable.
Employment must be verified by a physical copy of an employment verification letter.

Mon - Thu: 9:00am - 3:30pm Fri: 9:00am - 11:45am
Diane Trujillo - Director of Social Services
(210) 223-6648
11.18 miles away, 5084 DeZavala, San Antonio, TX, 78249 , D8
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Transportation in the form of bus tickets to pre-scheduled medical appointments or job interviews. A monthly bus pass may be issued for new full time (32+ hours) permanent job.
Appointments must be verifiable. Employment must be verified by a physical copy of and employment verification letter.
Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Teresa Martin - Director NW Location
(210) 697-5771
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Once every two months to also include other things like diapers, hygiene items and household linens when available.

Every two months. Call for information
Diane Trujillo - Director of Social Services
(210) 223-6648
11.18 miles away, 5084 DeZavala, San Antonio, TX, 78249 , D8
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Once every two months to also include other things like diapers, hygiene items and household linens when available.
Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Teresa Martin - Director NW Location
(210) 697-5771
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Financial assistance offered for utility payments - a disconnection notice must be issued and the client must be able to pay half of the bill.
Financial assistance for prescription medications up to $40 annually.
School supplies and back packs available by sign up mid June to early July.

Call ahead to verify availability of assistance. Arrive early for financial assistance needs. Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 3:30pm Fri: 9:00am - 11:45am
Diane Trujillo - Director of Social Services
(210) 223-6648
11.18 miles away, 5084 DeZavala, San Antonio, TX, 78249 , D8
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Financial assistance offered for utility payments - a disconnection notice must be issued and the client must be able to pay half of the bill. Financial assistance for prescription medications up to $40 annually. School supplies and back packs available by sign up mid June to early July.
Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Teresa Martin - Director NW Location
(210) 697-5771
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Food Pantry services are available to each family once every two months.

Proof of residence required.
Please go to Christian Assistance Ministry's website (http://christianassistanceministry.org/) for further details.

Mon-Thu, 9:00am-3:30pm Fri, 9:00am-11:45am
Diane Trujillo - Director of Social Services
(210) 223-6648
11.18 miles away, 5084 DeZavala, San Antonio, TX, 78249 , D8
COVID-19 Notice

Temporary hours: Mon-Thu, 9:00am-1:00pm

Drive-up food assistance only until further notice.

Requirements: Photo ID, original Social Security Card, and proof of residence. Proof of residence must be one of the following: a recent utility bill, lease agreement, food stamp award letter, or Social Security award letter.

Food Pantry services are available to each family once every two months. In parking lot of University United Methodist Church
Proof of residence required.
Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Teresa Martin - Director NW Location
(210) 697-5771
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Help recovering lost or stolen identification documents.

CAM requires the client must have some type of photo ID (expired, Offender’s ID, School ID, Medical Facility ID, or a color copy with visible information)
Original Social Security card is also required

Mon-Thu: 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Fri: 9:00am - 11:45am
Diane Trujillo - Director of Social Services
(210) 223-6648
11.18 miles away, 5084 DeZavala, San Antonio, TX, 78249 , D8
COVID-19 Notice

To limit the spread of COIVID-19, this program has been suspended until further notice.

For information about the ID recovery process specific to your situation, call St Mary's University Scool of Law ID recovery hotline: (210) 901-9982

Help recovering lost or stolen identification documents.
CAM requires the client must have some type of photo ID (expired, Offender’s ID, School ID, Medical Facility ID, or a color copy with visible information) Original Social Security card is also required
Mon-Thu: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Teresa Martin - Director NW Location
(210) 697-5771
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

Christian Assistance Ministry (CAM) offers free mailbox service for individuals experiencing homelessness.
Must show ID to pick up mail. CAM can help you get an ID if you do not have one. Not available to registered sex offenders. Must sign the CAM Mail Policy for Clients.
Free
Mail can be checked: Mon - Thu: 9:00am - 9:15am noon - 12:15pm 3:00pm - 3:15pm Fri: 9:00am - 9:15am 11:30am - 11:45am
Main number
(210) 223-6648
COVID-19 Notice

In partnership with the City, CAM is now a Care Hub.

  • Sack lunches for our homeless friends – Mon – Sat [9 am – 11 am]
  • Homeless Showers – Mon, Wed, and Sat [930 am –1130 am]
  • Homeless Hygiene Kits – Thu [930 am – 1030 am]
  • Homeless Clothing Distribution – Thu [930 am – 1030 am]
  • Mail Service picked up in admin Monday through Thursday [9, 12, 3] and Friday [9, 11:30/11:45]
  • ID Recovery – Friday [930 am – 1130 am]

We provide simple lunches and other services as we are able.

COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community. Click here for a current list of CAM services and requirements.

We are able to help cover the cost of many prescription medications. (Client must have a prescription.)
Mon & Thu, 10:00am-1:00pm
COVID-19 Notice

Showers are available to those without permanent shelter every Mon-Thu & Saturday from 9:30-11:30am.

This is a temporary program in response to the impact of COVID-19 on our community.
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community, and are prioritizing the following services: groceries for those in homes, daily sack lunches for our homeless friends, financial assistance for prescriptions.

We’re also still very much in need of certain items. The biggest need is funding to buy groceries, hygiene items, baby items, etc. for our clients.

To find out how you can help from the safety of your own home. visit our website or contact Sarah Kory at [email protected]

Volunteers typically work one shift each week but are welcome to work more or less often as available. Positions: • Front Desk Intake • Phone Receptionist • Client Interviewer • Food Pantry Worker • Men’s Clothing Pantry Worker • Women’s and Children’s Pantry Worker • Clothing Sorter • Administration/Clerical
Find volunteer application forms here: http://christianassistanceministry.org/volunteer/
Volunteer shifts: • Mon-Fri, 9:00am-12:30pm • Mon-Thu, 12:30–3:30 pm
11.18 miles away, 5084 DeZavala, San Antonio, TX, 78249 , D8
COVID-19 Notice

CAM has decided to keep its doors open to serve those less fortunate in the San Antonio community, and are prioritizing the following services: groceries for those in homes, daily sack lunches for our homeless friends, financial assistance for prescriptions.

We’re also still very much in need of certain items. The biggest need is funding to buy groceries, hygiene items, baby items, etc. for our clients.

To find out how you can help from the safety of your own home. visit our website or contact Sarah Kory at [email protected]

Approximately 15 volunteers a week are needed at CAM’s NW Satellite location. Shifts are available: Positions: • Desk & Phone Receptionist • Interviewer • Food Pantry Worker • Men’s Clothing Pantry Worker • Women’s and Children’s Pantry Worker
Mon-Thu, 9:00am–2:00pm