Address:202 S 4th StOakland, MD 21550Map & Directions
Services: Provides short term assistance for needyresidents of the county. SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRIES: Operates five food pantries throughout the county Oakland, Bittenger, Deer Park, Hoyes, and Grantsville. Call for an appointment.2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Limited financial assistance available, evaluated on a case by case basis.3) DONATIONS: Accepts cash or non-perishable food items.
Hours: If no answer leave message.
Eligibility: County residents in need.
Address:12578 Garrett HwyOakland, MD 21550Map & Directions
Services: EMERGENCY FUND ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency payments for court-ordered evictions, foreclosures, utility cut-offs, water bills and burial assistance (up to $500) and may be used only once in a 24 month period. Also available are funds for those who have experienced an official disaster (hurricane, flood, fire).
Eligibility: Families with children.
Address:107 S 2nd StSuite 1Oakland, MD 21550Map & Directions
Services: A Christian-centered organization that provides comprehensive supportive services to families throughout the area. SERVICES: 1) FAMILY STABILIZATION SERVICES: Provides in-home support and counseling to families with potential risk of out-of-home placement. Offers case management and behavior management strategies, supportive counseling, parent education, informal home based mediation, and 24-hour crisis assistance. 2) TARGETED CASE MANAGEMENT: Focuses on linking individuals to community resources such as rental assistance, employment, individual counseling, and substance abuse rehabilitation. Transportation can be provided for this program. VOLUNTEERS: Volunteers not needed at this location.Home visits: Yes
Hours: Evening and weekends by appointment.
Eligibility: Varies with each program. Call for details.