Payment Assistance

Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) 

LIHWAP provides funds to assist low-income households with water and wastewater bills. The City of Mesquite finalized the agreement with Dallas County Health and Human Services for emergency water payments through the LIHWAP program.The Mesquite residents must call (214-819-1848) and complete an application to determine eligibility. 

For more information, contact Dallas County at (214) 819-2000.

Sharing Life Community Outreach

Offering financial assistance with rent, mortgage, electric and natural gas bills.

Catholic Charities Dallas – Residency Assistance Program

Offering financial assistance with water utility bills for applicants that have been affected by COVID-19.


For your convenience, we have compiled above listing of known public assistance agencies that regularly help families in need with their utility bills. Each agency is independently operated and their ability to assist customers is subject to the availability of funds.