GRASP is a 501(c)(3) human service organization established in 1983 to help economically disadvantaged individuals, families, and children. GRASP programs offer those experiencing a household crisis emergency assistance for rent, utilities, food, and medicine. The GRASP Thrift Shop provides clothing and housewares to needy families who experience a catastrophe such as fire, flood, or other loss. The agency also provides seniors transportation, daily activities, and nutritious meals at the GRASP Community Center in Converse. The Community Center is a convenient facility for adult and youth programs, receptions, meetings, and other activities.