Address:1450 Abingdon RdAbingdon, MD 21009Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides one bag of non-perishable food items to Harford County residents once per week. -
Eligibility: Harford County residents in need.
Documents To Bring: Must have photo ID.
Address:BEdgewood, MD 21040Map & Directions
Services: Provides low-income resident emergency food, financial assistance and taxpreparation services. SERVICES: 1) COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY: Provides emergency non-perishable groceries based on size of household, need and what is available. Income eligible MEAP (Maryland Energy Assistance Program) recipients are eligible once a month; others are considered on a individual basis If eligible, groceries are available same day. Occasionally baby formula is available 2) EVICTION PREVENTION/ SECURITY DEPOSITS: Offers financial assistance for court-ordered evictions and mortgage assistance. Also assists with security deposits for individuals or families who are homeless or living in shelters. Provides up to $500 once a year as long as client can come up with the remainder from other organization(Salvation Army, FISH, Churches, etc.). The FAMILY must be homeless or in the verge of homelessness. Will only serve families with children 21 and younger.INCOME ELIGIBILITY FOR ASSISTANCE:Persons per Household Monthly Income1 $1,861.662 $2,521.663 $3,181.664 $3,841.665 $4,501.666 $5,161.66For each additional person, add $660.003) FINANCIAL CASE MANAGEMENT: Provides on-on-one case management services to help clients learn to manage their finances. Located at 626 Towne Center Drive, Suite 204, Joppa 21085. Individuals must be income eligible and should you the chart above to verify.4) GED: Offers 8-12 week GED preparation and adult basic education courses.5) JOB PREPARATION: Offers a one-week intensive job skills program that prepares people for the workforce.6) TAX ASSISTANCE 2012: CLOSEDProvides tax preparation assistance to all residents who made less than $50,000 on 1/28/12-4/7/2012.Call to schedule an appointment Mon-Thur, 8AM-6PM starting 1/3/2012. Call 410-510-7726 EX 230 to schedule an appointment or leave a voice mail message. Appointments are scheduled Tues and Thurs, 3-7PM; Sat, 10AM-3PM.Must bring the following:-- Valid photo ID for self and spouse.-- A Social Security card for EACH family member.-- W-2 forms for all jobs worked in 2011.-- Child care provider - name, address and tax ID number.-- All banking account information (a check and/or savings deposit slip).-- A copy of last year's tax return.-- Any document or information about money received from the IRS, including the advanced Child Tax Credit.-- All 1099 forms for other income, if any.-- Any other tax related documents.NOTE: Every adult listed on the tax form must come to sign the return.
Hours: Mon-Thur, 8:30AM-12:30PM and closed 12:30AM-1:30PM. Individuals can receive food Mon-Fri, 8:30-11:30AM and Mon-Thur, 1:30-4PM **Please be advised- currently experiencing increase in volume, appointments may be late**
Eligibility: Low-income residents. Must meet 200% of poverty level. See notes for eligibility.
Address:1100 Philadelphia RdJoppa, MD 21085Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable and perishable food items to individuals in need.
Eligibility: Harford County residents.
Documents To Bring: Current photo ID verifying current Harford County residence.
Address:2 S Bond St #300Bel Air, MD 21014Map & Directions
Services: Offers assistance in crisis situations as well as refers out to a food pantry. SERVICES:1) CRISIS SITUATION: Assists eligible families who are experiencing crisis situations, including homelessness(must pass a drug test), utility turn-offs, evictions, natural disasters (i.e., fires, floods), security deposits, and/or dire need for prescription medication (can be individuals). Also can assist persons stranded away from home or a job. Those families seeking financial assistance will be referred to the Community Action Agency.Can only be used once in a 24 month period. For eligible families who are experiencing crisis situations they will be referred to their local community action agency. DSS will assist if emergency medication is needed and funds are available.,
Eligibility: Low-income single adults and families with children.
Address:1200 E Churchville RdBel Air, MD 21014Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food items to those in need once per month on on Thurs, 6 - 7:30PM, and Fri, 10:30AM - 12Noon.
Documents To Bring: Current photo ID.
Address:2106 Churchville RdBel Air, MD 21015Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry and clothing closet. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food to anyone in need the 3rd Sat of each month, 10-11AM. Must have picture ID. - - 2) CLOTHING CLOSET: Provides clothing to men, women and children every Thurs, 10AM-2PM.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Documents To Bring: Picture ID.
Address:2500 Conowingo RdBel Air, MD 21015Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides food, clothing and spiritual care to people in need. - - SERVICES: - 1)EMERGENCY FOOD and CLOTHING: Offers non-perishable food items to individuals in need, and clothing to men, women and children. Assistance is provided on Wed at 9AM, and individuals are only eligible once per month. Also accepts donations of clothing, housewares, books, furniture, small appliances, etc. in usable condition. - - 2) COMPASSIONATE GRACE COUNSELING: Provides individual counseling offered on a sliding fee scale. Counseling centers are located in Essex and Brooklyn Park. Call 410-636-0123 to schedule an appointment. - - Additional Locations - Lutheran Mission Society Annapolis Compassion Center - Call 410-269-5016 - - Lutheran Mission Society Cambridge Compassion Center - Call 410-228-8437 - - Lutheran Mission Society Essex Compassion Center - Call 410-391-6877 - - Lutheran Mission Society Fells Point Compassion Center - 410-327-2220 - - Lutheran Mission Society Havre de Grace Compassion Center - Call 410-939-0879 - - Lutheran Mission Society Hyattsville Compassion Center - Call 301-277-2302 EX 23 - - Lutheran Mission Society Immanuel Compassion Center - Call 410-435-6961 - - Lutheran Mission Society Southern Mobile Compassion Center - Call 877-737-8567
Documents To Bring: Picture ID preferred.
Address:21 Linwood AveBel Air, MD 21014Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides financial assistance, a soup kitchen, food assistance and grandparents support group. - - SERVICES: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides financial assistance for evictions, gas and electric turn off notices, and security deposits. Individuals are eligible for assistance once a year and there are no income guidelines. - - 2) FOOD PANTRY: Provides one bag of non-perishable emergency food, once every 30 days. Call for assistance and to ensure service. - - 3) FAMILY FOOD: Offers perishable and non-perishable food to those in need. Targets families who do not qualify for any type of government assistance. EX: SNAP. Must have ID. This is held mid-month on a Sat, 9AM-12Noon. Call to check for dates. - - 4) FURNITURE MINISTRY: Provides furniture assistance, call and leave a message. - - 5) MANNA HOUSE: Offers a soup kitchen and groceries every Wed, 11:30AM-1PM. Open to anyone in need. - - 6) RAISING OUR CHILDREN'S KIDS SUCCESSFULLY (R.O.C.K.S): Offers a support group for grandparents raising their grandchildren. Meetings are held the 2nd & 4th Wed, 6:30-8PM in Room 202. Childcare is provided. If you have questions and/or concerns call 410-638-1936 Mon-Fri, 9AM-5PM.
Documents To Bring: Depending on request, the information needed will be determined by the Director. Must have: utility turn-off/ court-ordered eviction notice, picture ID and proof of residence if not reflected on ID.
Address:206 Courtland PlBel Air, MD 21014Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides food services to Harford County residents. - - SERVICES: - - 1) SOUP KITCHEN: Provides a soup kitchen to anyone in need on Mon, 6PM. Also offers a small bag of non-perishable food items if available. (Follows Harford County School Closings for inclement weather. If schools are closed, the soup kitchen will be closed.) - - 2) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food on Tues, 9:30AM-3PM. Must have a photo ID verifying Harford County residence. Individuals are eligible for assistance once a week. - -
Eligibility: Soup kitchen is for anyone in need. For the food pantry have a photo ID verifying Harford County residence.
Documents To Bring: For the food pantry have a photo ID verifying Harford County residence.
Address:7901 Bradshaw RdUpper Falls, MD 21156Map & Directions
Services: EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides a 5-day supply of emergency food to anyone in need. Offers non-perishable and perishable food items. Call first to verify food availability.
Eligibility: Anyone in need of services.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID and proof of address such as rent receipt or bill required. Referral not necessary.