Serve as catalyst for community partnerships, collaboration and change that will revitalize low income neighborhoods, enhance human services, promote accessibility, expand housing opportunities, and generally improve the quality of life for low and moderate income persons.

The Department of Community and Human Development (DCHD), consisting of a staff of approximately 43 dedicated public servants, manages federal, state, local and private funding that the City of El Paso receives for the following purposes:

Housing Programs

Community and Human Development
801 Texas Ave., 3rd Floor
El Paso, Texas 79901

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

CDBG Administration
(915) 212-0138

Housing Services Division
(915) 212-0139

Neighborhood Services
(915) 212-1682

Empowerment Zone
(915) 212-1681

Foster Grandparent Program
(915) 212-1678

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
(915) 212-1683