Fort Bend County Social Services provides assistance to individuals and families who have no resources to a dignified burial or cremation for a decedent who passed away in Fort Bend County.


Application Process:

  1. Contact Fort Bend County Social Services at (281) 238-3502 to schedule an appointment and obtain information on eligibility requirements. 
  2. Information will be collected by the caseworker regarding the decedent's income  and other eligibility requirements at the time of the appointment.
  3. Walk-ins are welcome, however appointments are preferred.
  4. Legal next of kin can obtain an application by emailing IndigentBurial@fortbendcountytx.gov