Information and Referral Service. 747-3711. Sponsored through the United Way, this service specializes in health, counseling, welfare, financial aid, and recreation services.
Dallas County Medical Society 948-3622. Callers are given the names of doctors in their area. The society can also provide the credentials of member doctors.
Dallas/Fort Worth Hospital Council. 550-1262. This service will advise you of the hospital nearest you and the various services area hospitals offer.
Dental Referral Service. 526-3435 or (metro) 263-5880. This service refers dentists in your location.
Lawyer Referral Service. 979-9090. Sponsored by the Dallas Bar Association, this service can arrange an appointment for $20 per 30-minute consultation.
Roommate Registry. 238-7666. This service helps match roommates in the Dallas area.
Welcome Newcomer Service. 699-6364. This service acquaints newcomers to the Dallas area with what’s available in their neighborhoods and the Metroplex.