Address:613 Williams StBerlin, MD 21811Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry and holiday assistance. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers a food pantry on Tues 10AM-12Noon for residents living in Berlin. Anyone that comes outside of Worcester County will be referred to a pantry within their area. - - 2) THANKSGIVING MEAL 2017: (Closed) Offers a Thanksgiving Day meal will be offered on Thurs 11/23 from 11AM-1PM to anyone in need. Must call the church to reserve a meal for eating in at the church or to take-out.
Eligibility: See Notes.
Documents To Bring: Must provide proof or residency and Photo ID.
Address:11227 Race Track RdBerlin, MD 21811Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry and clothing closet to Worcester County residents in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) SHEPHERD'S NOOK: Offers low cost clothing closet to those in need. Must have a written referral from a social service agency. The referral must be on the agency's letterhead and include client's name, number of household members and if assistance is needed once a month or for a six month period. Clothing is available Wed-Sat from 9AM-1PM. Walk-ins are welcomed. - - 2) SARAH'S PANTRY: Offers a food pantry to those in need. Must have a written referral from a social service agency. The referral must be on the agency's letterhead and include client's name, number of people in the household and if assistance is needed once a month or for a six month period. Food is available once a month to clients and is open on Wed-Sat 9AM-1PM. - - 3) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: (closed) Thanksgiving & Christmas Baskets are available to clients ONLY of the food pantry. For residents that are in need, must provide a referral from a social service agency such as Health Dpt, DSS or Family Connections. Referral must be on agency's letterhead with client's name and number of people in household. They will be provided with a date to pick up food. - - 5) BACK TO SCHOOL PROGRAM: Provides school supplies to needy families in Worcester County. Also supplies students with clothing and sneakers for their first day of school. Items are available during the month of August only. - - 5) TAX ASSISTANCE 2018: (Tax preparation will not be offered):Offers free tax preparation by AARP volunteers to seniors, disabled persons and low-moderate income residents for the 2015 tax year. In order to have your taxes prepared at the church, you must schedule an appointment by contacting John-AARP Rep at the tax line at 410-213-1608 (do not leave a message on the voice mail as no calls will be returned). Free E-filing is also available. - -
Eligibility: See notes.
Documents To Bring: See notes.
Address:11827 Ocean GatewayOcean City, MD 21842Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers support services for addicts or recovering addicts and their families to come and engage in a variety of social activities and also holds 12-step recovery meetings at various times. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable foods 24 hours/day, 7 days/week to Worcester County residents in need. The pantry can be utilized once per month per household and must provide ID and proof of residency. Toiletries and clothing are also available for distribution, if available. - - 2) 12-STEPS RECOVERY MEETINGS: Offers open meetings for Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), Narcotics Anonymous (NA), Gamblers Anonymous (GA) and Overeaters Anonymous (OA) at various times during the week. Call the office for listings or visit website. - - 3) SOCIAL ACTIVITIES: Provides a safe 24 hours recreational club facility where individuals can go and engage in activities such as pool, ping-pong, watch tv and other games. Also offers a fitness gym at a $2 fee for non-members and computer usage at a $5 fee for non-members. The facility holds organized events such as lunches, dinners, dances, talent shows, drumming for recovery and open mic night. Linkage to community resources for jobs, housing and other needs may also be available. - - 4) DONATIONS: Accepts clothing, household items and non-perishable foods. - - -
Eligibility: Addicts and their families.
Address:12747 Old Bridge RdOcean City, MD 21842Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides an emergency shelter for homeless men, women, and families with children. Offers an emergency food pantry and a low cost thrift store to residents in need. Also provides limited financial assistance for homeless prevention and support services for veterans and their families. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY SHELTER: Offers a 36 bed emergency shelter for men, women and families. The length of stay varies pending on adherence to shelter rules. - - 2) EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY: Provides food once a month to Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset County residents (must be a resident for at least 30 days). Formula and baby items are sometimes available. Photo ID and proof of local residence is required, Call Sun-Sat 9AM-5PM. - - 3) THRIFT STORE: Offers clothes, shoes, household items, furniture and linens at a low cost to the public on Wed-Sat from 10AM-4PM. Located at Sunset Shopping Center on Stephen Decatur Highway. - - 4) EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: For individuals and families at risk of being homeless may apply for assistance with security deposit, first month's rent and eviction. Contact Andrea Petersen, Program Manager, for more information. - - 5) SUPPORT SERVICES FOR VETERANS AND FAMILIES (SSVF): Offers case management and other related services for veterans and their families. Provides limited financial assistance with security deposit, first month's rent and eviction. Also provides emergency housing placement if available, for more information, Contact Valencia Hawkins, Program Manager. - - 6) SUPPORT SERVICES: Assists individuals at-risk of becoming homeless remain in their home.Offers personal case management to residents of the shelter so they can connect with appropriate community resources based on their needs. Also provides parenting, job skill training and GED classes. - - 7) DONATIONS: Gift cards/certificates, food, toiletries and new clothing and toys are needed.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:34314 Pyle Center RdFrankford, DE 19945Map & Directions
Services: Houses Various State And Non-profit Human Service Agencies/organizations. Service Providers Include: Social Services, Public Health Clinics, Family Services, Cheer, And Child Development. Pyle State Service Center Offers The Following Services To The Community: Child Dental, Holiday Programs, Nemours, Community Resource Assistance And Food Closet (emergency Only) Furnace Replacement And Repair Program.
Hours: Call For Detailsmon: 7:30am 4:30pmtue: 7:30am 4:30pmwed: 7:30am 4:30pmthu: 7:30am 4:30pmfri: 7:30am 4:30pm
Eligibility: Openeligibility: Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
Address:Omar RdFrankford, DE 19945Map & Directions
Services: Operates A Food Closet For Those In Need And Also Reside In Service Area.
Hours: 1st Three Tuesdays Of The Month By Appointment Onlytue: 10:00am 1:00pm
Eligibility: Based On Federal Program; Must Live In Area Servedeligibility: Adult: Yes; Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
Address:107 S Collins StSnow Hill, MD 21863Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides emergency food to residents of Worcester County. May provide food to residents in other counties on a case by case basis.
Hours: Second Friday of the month, except in August.
Eligibility: Open to residents of Worcester County.
Address:299 Commerce StSnow Hill, MD 21863Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides emergency financial assistance to residents in need. Also offers a variety of volunteer experiences to anyone in the community that would like to help residents in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers financial assistance with utility cut-off, eviction prevention, transportation and prescription assistance. - - 2) FOOD ASSISTANCE: Offers a gift card to local grocery store or provides referrals to area food pantries. - - 3) BABY PANTRY: Offers emergency assistance to families in need of diapers, formula, baby food and clothing. - - 4) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017: Provides free school supplies to students in need. Must live in Worcester County and attend a public school K-12. Must also qualify for government assistance (EX: SNAP). Must contact Worcester County DSS or Worcester Health Department to receive a referral for free school supplies. - - 5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2016:(Closed) Offered to residents of Worcester County only. Must Call Ellen Payne, Assist Dir. of Family Investment at DSS for more information at 410-677-6882 and to sign up. - - THANKSGIVING MEALS: Provides boxed meals that consist of a turkey, potatoes and canned food. Operates on a first come first serve basis until food lasts. - - CHRISTMAS TOYS: Provides toys for families in need, child must be under the age of 13. - - 6) DONATIONS: Accepts monetary donations that may be allocated to any of the Programs. Also accepts food items to supply the Baby Pantry & Adult Care Pantry. Contributions of easter baskets, school supplies, gift cards, food, clothing and gifts can be made. -
Eligibility: Worcester County residents
Address:149 Mitchell StMillsboro, DE 19966Map & Directions
Services: Christian Storehouse Provides Goods And Services To Low Income, Needy Residents Of The georgetown, Millsboro, Lewes, Rehoboth, Bethany, Fenwick, Selbyville, Gumboro, Frankford, And Dagsboro Area.*operates A Food Closet For Those In Need Of Emergency Food In The 19966 Zip Code Area Only*furniture, Clothing, And Housewares Are Sold At Reasonable Prices, Sometimes Donated.limited Financial Assistance Available For Rent, Electric, Fuel, And Prescriptions. Must Have Disconnect Notice For Electric And Eviction Notice For Rent Assistance.
Hours: Thrift Store Monday-saturday, 10:00am-2:00pm; Office And Food Pantry Monday, Wednesday And Friday,10:00am-2:00pmmon: 10:00am 2:00 Pmwed: 10:00am 2:00 Pmfri: 10:00am 2:00 Pm
Address:28500 Owens Branch RdSalisbury, MD 21801Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW:Provides a warehouse for donated food that is distributed to member agencies, including soup kitchens, pantries and residential programs. MFB does NOT distribute food directly to individuals.SERVICES:1) PANTRY ON THE GO: Provides a mobile food pantry that delivers food across the state of MD to families. Deliveries may include canned meats, vegetables and other non-perishable items. This program reaches people who live in remote locations, who need food assistance or have no local pantry. Also assists agencies overburdened by increased needs to get more food to their clients without straining their operation. 2) DONATIONS: Accepts perishable and non-perishable foods and cash donations.WESTERN MARYLAND LOCATION: See separate listing under Western Maryland Food Bank.
Eligibility: Non-profit agencies, such as food pantries and soup kitchens.