Address:17550 W Willard RdPoolesville, MD 20837(7 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers emergency food, financial assistance and holiday programs to those in need living in the catchment area. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Available for individuals and families in need. Call for information and press 3 for the Food Coordinator. - - 2) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE: - o THANKSGIVING: Food baskets offered for anyone in need. Must call first. Sign up Oct 1st (until list is full). Distribution: Week of Thanksgiving. No referral needed. - - o December Holidays: Food baskets provided to anyone in need and new toys for children. Call first. Sign up starts on 10/1-12/7. No referral needed. - - 3) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Available for evictions, utility turn-offs, water bills, prescriptions, auto expenses and child day care expenses. - - 4) TRANSPORTATION: Will provide transportation to medical appointments. Call and press 4 for the Ride Coordinator to schedule a pick-up. - - HOLIDAY DONATIONS: Accepts food and new toys.
Eligibility: Any resident in need in Poolesville, Dickerson, Boyds, Beallsville, and Barnesville, Maryland.
Documents To Bring: Picture ID, social security card, proof of address and proof of need.
Address:20021 Aircraft DrGermantown, MD 20874(7 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry, emergency financial assistance and holiday assistance. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Client should call ahead, however they can walk-in Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM. Food is most plentiful on Fridays and extra food be obtained if the need can be verified. Formula and Ensure sometimes available. On Fri clients can walk-in from 1:30PM. - - 2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: When funds are available, assist with eviction prevention and utility bills. Also helps with water bills (WSSC). - - 3) SUMMER CAMP: Offers a summer camp for children ages 6 through 12. Applications start in May. Call 202-332-5000 EX 103 for application and further details. - - 4) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE: - o THANKSGIVING: Food Baskets. Call to sign-up. Client will receive distribution dates when application is filled out. - o CHRISTMAS: Toys/clothing for children 12 years and under. Client will receive distribution dates when application is filled out. Bring three gift suggestions (less than $30) for each child. Door open at 10AM - Oct 1, 2, 6, 8, 10, 15, 16. Doors open at 4PM on Oct 13 for working families. - - 5) HEATING PROGRAM WAFF: (January- May) Offers financial assistance for heating costs. Must be primary source of heat. Call 301-909-6300 for information. - - ELIGIBILITY EFFECTIVE: July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018 - GROSS INCOME - Monthly Annually - 1 $2,010.00 $24,120.00 - 2 $2,707.00 $32,480.00 - 3 $3,403.00 $40,840.00 - 4 $4,100.00 $49,200.00 - 5 $4,797.00 $57,560.00 - 6 $5,493.00 $65,920.00 - For each additional person, add $696 monthly and $8,360 annually.
Eligibility: Open to any resident of Montgomery County.
Documents To Bring: ID and proof of income is required for all services.
Address:9700 New Church StDamascus, MD 20872(10 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers financial assistance, food, furniture and transportation to residents living in the catchment area. - - SERVICES: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Persons who have a court-ordered eviction may be eligible for financial assistance, Medical prescription assistance. Also provides assistance for utilities (electric, gas, water and oil) and other emergency needs. - - 2) EMERGENCY FOOD: Delivered to persons who live in catchment area. - - 3) TRANSPORTATION: Volunteers drive residents to medical and social service appointments. A 3 day advance notice is required. - - 4) FURNITURE: Available to persons in need. (Will sometimes deliver if family unable to pick up.) - - 5) SCHOOL SUPPLIES: Donated school supplies given at beginning of school year to qualified children. - - 6) HOLIDAY FOOD: Food to qualified persons at Thanksgiving and Christmas. - - 7) DONATIONS: Donations of some furniture and household items are accepted by Damascus Help. May pick up if clients are available.
Eligibility: Residents in crisis.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:9311 Gaither RdGaithersburg, MD 20877(12 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Offers a 3-5 day supply of perishable and shelf-stable food. Clients (one person per household) may come once every thirty days with a referral from an agency for each visit. - - 1) DISTRIBUTION SITE LOCATIONS: Distribution sites are located at the following locations: - - GAITHERSBURG: - o Main Warehouse: Manna Food Center, 9311 Gaither Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20877. Monday-Friday, 12PM-3PM and 2nd Saturday of Each Month 11:30AM-1:30PM. - - o Family Service Agency: 602 East Diamond Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877. Thursdays, 5PM-7PM. - - GERMANTOWN: - o Salvation Army: 20021 Aircraft Drive, Germantown, MD 20874. Thursdays, 2PM-4PM. - - SILVER SPRING: - o Glenmont United Methodist Church: 12901 Georgia Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20906. Tuesdays, 4PM-7PM. - - o Long Branch Center: 8700 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring, MD 20901. Wednesdays, 4PM-7PM. - - o East County Regional Services Center: 3330 Briggs Chaney Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904. Fridays, 2PM-4PM. - - 2) CHOICE PANTRIES: A Choice Pantry provides the opportunity to shop for the food items that make the most sense for a participant’s family size, cultural preferences and dietary needs. - - o Colesville Presbyterian Church: 12800 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Available the 4th Friday of the month from 3PM-7PM. - - o Silver Spring United Methodist Church (Four Corners Campus): 33 University Blvd. E, Silver Spring, MD 20901. Available the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from 10AM-12PM. - - REFERRAL PROCESS AND ELIGIBILITY: - - Clients must live in Montgomery County. - - Clients must meet income eligibility. - - Clients can only receive assistance every 30 days. - - Referrals must be made AT LEAST ONE DAY in advance. Referrals are accepted until 3PM the business day before a scheduled pick-up. - - If a client needs baby formula, or baby food. please request these items when placing the referral. Provide the brand of formula and stage of baby food. These items are subject to availability.
Eligibility: Open to any Montgomery County resident.
Documents To Bring: Can also call manna directly for a referral. Referral from DSS, church, social service agency, school, or employee assistance program required. 211MD can also refer. Find referral form attached. Email referral to email@example.com or print the PDF version and fax.
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Address:301 Muddy Branch RdGaithersburg, MD 20878(12 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides food, financial assistance, transportation and baby items to those in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides a three-to-five-day supply of food based on family size, by appointment only. Dietary or special requests are honored when possible; clients with infants also receive rice cereal and baby food; clients residing in motels receive can openers and disposable utensils and plates, if needed. Call 301-216-2410 EX 1. - - 2) INFANT NEEDS: Provides diapers and infant formula for short- term emergencies, by appointment only. Diapers are provided 12 times in a 12-month period until the child reaches 3 years of age. Formula is provided 12 times in a 12-month period until the child reaches 12 months of age (soy formula 15 months). Baby food is provided until the child reaches 12 months of age. Call 301-216-2410 EX 8. - - 3) PRESCRIPTION FUNDING: Assists with emergency medical needs such as medicines. Does not assist with getting a written prescription or talking to doctors. Call 301-216-2410 EX 3. - - 4) TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE: Provides transportation to medical appointments and social service agencies to Gaithersburg residents who are elderly, handicapped or otherwise unable to take public transportation. Destination must be within a 20-mile driving distance of downtown Gaithersburg. Requests must be made at least two-business-days before transportation is needed. Call 301-216-2410 EX 2. - - 5) FINANCIAL SUPPORT & REFERRAL: Listens and offers guidance to identify other resources that clients may access during the stress and confusion of an emergency. This includes referrals for rent, utility bills, clothing, and furniture needs. - - To e-mail, use e-mail form (Contact us) on website. www.gaithersburghelp.org
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Address:8 W 2nd StFrederick, MD 21701(13 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: Offers food, clothing, sleeping bags, and hygine items to individuals and families in need. Emergency needs are considered and addressed when funding is available. Referrals to other local agencies are also provided. Services: 1) SOUP KITCHEN: Provides warm meals 2 days a week; Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30PM and Saturdays from 5-6:30PM. 2) FOOD PANTRY: Provides food boxes to individuals and families on Wednesdays form 6:30-7:30PM and Saturdays from 5-6:30PM. Individuals and families may make a request one time per month. 3) OTHER NEEDS MET: Provides the following items when available: baby food, formulas, personal hygiene items, detergent, paper products, blankets, and sleeping bags. During the cold months a free coat handout is open to all ages. 4) DONATIONS: May be dropped off at the church, 8 West Second Street Frederick, on Wednesday from 4-9PM and Saturday from 3-9PM. Needed items include: spam, canned beef stew, canned single course dinners, canned pasta, instant potatos, spagetti sauce, boxed macaroni and cheese, breakfast cereal, boxed snacks and desserts, cookies, and crackers, Baby items needed are diapers, wipes, formula, and baby food. Gently used blankets and sleeping bags for the homeless. Monetary donations and grocery gift cards are welcomed. For more Information about volunteering or donating contact Pastor Mike Albro at 410-596-4122 or firstname.lastname@example.org ,
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Address:223 W 5th StFrederick, MD 21701(13 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: HEATING PROGRAM WAFF: (January- May) Offers financial assistance for heating costs. Must be primary source of heat. Also offers food referral; contact Maxine. FUEL FUND: Assists clients with primary heat in home.MUST be assisted by MEAP first 301-909-6300.NOTE: Call day before if in need of food before it's time to go to Manna Food Center.
Eligibility: Anyone who needs assistance and meets income guidelines. Will qualify for assistance if: your income is within Fuel Fund guidelines and you have a turn-off notice and you have not received help from the fuel fund in the past 12 months.
Address:4825 Edmonston RdRogers Heights, MD 20781(13 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: Offers financial assistance for rent water and utilities, emergency food,holidayprograms and school supplies to those in need.SERVICES: 1) WATER BILLS: Any resident in need of assistance with a water bill can contact the Salvation Army for help. 2) EMERGENCY FOOD: Clients need to bring a valid picture ID, verification of household composition, current proof of income and address.3) FUEL FUND: See separate listing. Salvation Army, Prince George's County, Fuel Fund. 4) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2011: o THANKSGIVING: Provides holiday food baskets to households of 2 or more individuals and senior citizens, 60 and older. Registration begins NOV 1ST.o CHRISTMAS: Provides clothing and toys (for youth 12 and under). Registration is September 14-October 1. Call to schedule an appointment.Sign up is CLOSED.MUST have ALL of the following required documentation:--Valid Maryland ID card--SS cards for all household members--Proof of all income sources (pay stubs/DSS/child support, food stamp letter)--Proof of expenses (current electric, gas, oil, water bills; car payment and insurance, etc)--Proof of residence (Section 8, public housing or HUD)--Must provide the paper including the break-down of family members, monthly rent and birth certificates for all children, ages 12 years and under--Must know the clothing & shoe sizes, and 3 specific gift suggestions for all children5) SHOE PROGRAM: Provides new shoes tochildren in PG County. Please call and check to see if we have sizes before coming in. 6) BACK TO SCHOOL: New items distributed to school age children when available.7) UTILITY ASSISTANCE: Maryland Fuel Fund, sometimes called the BGE Match Fund; person pays 2/3 oftheirbill and Fuel Fund of MD will match the other 1/3. NOTASSOCIATEDWITH THE Washington Area Fuel Fund Call and schedule an appointment.
Hours: Closed 12-1PM daily.
Eligibility: Open to any low-income person/family in need.
Address:27 Degrange StFrederick, MD 21701(13 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: Offers qualified residents financial assistance, referrals to food pantries and one-night emergency shelter. Operates Emergency Cold Weather Shelters, schedules free medical appointments Mission of Mercy mobile health unit, and offers Christmas assistance to needy families.SERVICES:1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers financial assistance for prescriptions, health and dental care, utilities, security deposits, and eviction prevention.2) FOOD: Operates 5 food pantries that provide emergency food for individuals and families throughout the county. Clients are limited to 2 visits per month. Also distributes the government surplus food commodities program for the county.3) CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE: Offers Christmas assistance (toys and clothing) to needy families with children through 12 years of age. Applications will be taken Saturday, Oct. 20th from 9AM-2PM, Monday, Oct. 22nd from 3-6PM, Tuesday, Oct. 23rd from 10AM-4PM, Wednesday, Oct. 24th from 10AM-2PM, Thursday, Oct. 25th from 10AM-2PM, Friday, Oct. 26th from 1-5PM, and Saturday, Oct. 27th from 9AM-2PM. MUST have proof of all income and expenses of the family, picture ID or birth certificate for all adults and birth certificate or medical card with date of birth for each child. Applicants MUST PRESENT ALL required paperwork before an application will be taken. If you or someone in your family has applied to another organization such as the Salvation Army you are not eligible for assistance. Children 13 through 17 years of age may be listed on application with the understanding they MAY receive a gift ONLY if sufficient funds are available.Pick up Time will be given upon completion of your application. Please leave a number where you can be reached. Gifts not picked up on scheduled date and time will be distributed to other applicants.4) MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS: Schedules free medical appointments for MISSION of MERCY mobile health unit.5) COLD WEATHER SHELTERS: Day and night shelters are open November through March for homeless adult men or women with no children.6) EXODUS: Program runs from April-Oct. Designed to move clients out of homelessness to job training and housing.7) INFORMATION & REFERRALS: Makes referrals for clothing and other health and human services.8) DONATIONS: Welcomes monetary donations as well as food, cold weather clothing, linens, and toiletries. Call or visit web site for further information.
Hours: Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri, 10AM-2PM; Tues, 10AM-4PM.
Eligibility: Low-income families and individuals.
Address:6326Frederick, MD 21701(13 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: FOOD RESOURCE CENTER: Provides perishable and nonperishable foods to families and individuals in need. Photo ID needed, but must provide own bags. Available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 1:30 to 3:30PM. Thursdays from 5:00 - 7:00PM - -
Eligibility: Anyone in need of food.