Irene G. Valenzuela
Self Help Center
15371 Kentwood Ave.
EL Paso, Texas 79928
Phone (915) 852-2656
Fax (915) 852-1618
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(every 1st and 3rd Saturday))
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
during daylight savings time
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Self Help Center Staff
Administrative Specialist Intermediate
Eligibility Office Intermediate
A division of the Community Services Department
The new tradition is a renewed conviction of excellence by changing lives, inspiring hope and building a brighter future.
To build trust, adapt to an evolving community and provide safe and healthy quality of life to our families.
To deliver innovative sustainable solutions that will provide a long-lasting impact in the county’s rural communities.
The Community Development Division provides services to unincorporated target areas within El Paso County known as colonias. A “Colonia is a community along border regions that lack basic infrastructure and have a high level of substandard housing and where most of the families are of low and very low income.
Westway Unit 1
Westway Unit 3
Horizon View Estates Unit 17
Agua Dulce Unit 1
Agua Dulce Unit 4
- Housing Rehabilitation Program
- Mobile Home Replacement Program
|2019 Annual Income Limit|
|Are you building your home or is your home in need of repairs or seasonal maintenance? Through the County of El Paso Tool Lending Library colonia residents have free access to check out tools.
Requirements to register to check out tools:
- Valid Texas DL or valid Texas ID
- Proof of Residence (Gas, Water or Electric bill showing the name and address of the person checking out the tool)
The Self Help Center has an open computer lab accessible to colonia residents.
Do you have property title issues such as, clouded titles, property transfers, intestate estates or other title ownership matters? Ask us about our Title Services for homeowner’s with properties in our service areas.
Want to build on your lot but you do not have County approved floor plans. Ask us about our Model Home Plans available to families who are building in our service areas.