Address:126 Port StEaston, MD 21601Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a wide range of services that includes financial assistance, emergency food and utility assistance to low income individuals, families and senior citizens in Talbot County. - - SERVICES: - 1) RENTAL ASSISTANCE: Provides funds to prevent court-ordered evictions and first month's rent. - - 2) RENTAL ALLOWANCE PROGRAM: Provides 6 months partial rent subsidy payments and a grant extension up to the 12 month limitation to provide safe, decent and sanitary housing for low-income and elderly residents. - Maryland Rental Allowance Program Income Limits, 2015: Family size and gross monthly income: - 1 person $18,750 2 persons $21,450 - 3 persons $24,100 4 persons $26,800 - 5 persons $28,950 6 persons $31,100 - 7 persons $33,200 8 persons $35,350 - - 3) FOOD PANTRY: Provides food for needy families of Talbot County. Must provide ID, Social Security & Medical card for each household member. Pantry Hours are Mon-Fri 9AM-12Noon & 1:30-4PM. Must provide proof of income for the past 30 days of everyone working in the household and food stamp card if client is a recipient. - - 4) RIDGEWAY TRANSITIONAL SHELTER: Offers homeless adult males and females that need shelter or short term placement up to 30 days. Provides meals and assistance in finding jobs, offers basic computer skills and professional dress attire for interviews. Call 410-820-7013 for intake at 4PM. - - 5) AFTER SCHOOL YOUTH PROGRAM: Provides a summer and after school program for children in grades kindergarten thru eighth from 4-5:30PM during each school year between Sept -May. The children are aided with their homework, have visiting guest speakers, go on field trips, and work on various other activities such as praise dancing, arts and crafts, producing skits. - - 6) SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM: Offers a summer program for up to 20 children in grades kindergarten thru eighth for 6 weeks during summer months. Youths participates in arts, crafts, educational activities and field trips. - - 7) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: For Talbot County low-income residents only. - THANKSGIVING BASKETS: Provides food baskets to families in need. Sign-up begins on Oct 24th-Nov 9th. Must provide photo id, social security cards for all household members, proof of residence, proof of income for one month or award letter needed. - - CHRISTMAS BASKETS: Provides food baskets to families in need. Call office for sign-up dates. Must provide photo id, social security cards for all household members, proof of residence, proof of income for one month or award letter needed. - - CHRISTMAS: Adopt an Angel sign up (call office for dates) for children up to age 12. Must provide photo id, social security cards for all household members, proof of residence, proof of income for one month or award letter needed. - *Applications are available and must be filled out at the office. - - 8) FAMILY SERVICE PROGRAM: Provides household appliances and furniture to needy families. Supports families that are coping with a variety of significant problems. - - 9) WINTER WEAR WRAP-UP: Offers coats, blankets and outwear give away to needy families on Mon-Fri 10AM-11AM. Collaborates with other churches, local businesses and residents that donate their time and efforts in collecting these items. - - 10) COAT DRIVE: Accepts new or slightly worn coats, jackets or blankets to give to needy families during the fall through winter months. - - 11) DONATIONS: Accepts monetary donations that will help with financial assistance and food items that will stock the pantry and be used for holiday baskets. Call for wish list items.
Eligibility: See notes.
Documents To Bring: See notes.
Address:6099 Ocean GatewayTalbot Evangelistic ChurchTrappe, MD 21673Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food basket and offers spiritual guidance to incarcerated Talbot County residents. SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRY: Operates a food pantry immediately following church services. Anyone in need must attend the service and a food basket will be administered after service.,
Address:101 Bloomingdale AveFederalsburg, MD 21632Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides discounted grocery items of perishable and non perishable food that includes meats, canned food and assorted breads. Residents can shop once a month per household and they must spend a minimum of $15 worth of groceries. The pantry is open every Thursday from 5-7PM - - DONATIONS: Accepts perishable and non-perishables food items.
Eligibility: Southern Caroline County residents.
Documents To Bring: Must provide driver's license as proof of residency.
Address:12 5th StDenton, MD 21629Map & Directions
Services: - EMERGENCY GROCERIES: Provides a box of groceries with perishable and non-perishable foods to individuals or families. Clients of the pantry receives the food boxes once every 30 days per household. Residents will receive a food box that will feed either 1-2 people or 3 or more pending on family size. - -
Eligibility: Pantry open to Caroline County residents only. Thrift store open to general public.
Documents To Bring: Valid driver's license or picture ID, proof of income, residency and social security cards.
Address:205 Maryland AveCambridge, MD 21613Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers an emergency food pantry to residents. - - SERVICES: - FOOD PANTRY: Offers a food pantry of perishable and non-perishables items once every 30 days to individuals and families in need on the 1st Sat of each month from 19AM-11AM. - - 2) DONATIONS: Accepts food items and canned goods for pantry.
Eligibility: Open to residents.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:200 Washington StCambridge, MD 21613Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a wide range of emergency services to residents in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides perishable and non-perishable food once every six months to individuals and families in need. Must have applied or attempted to apply for food stamps at DSS. Call the office for an intake, during business hours. - - 2) GOOD NEIGHBOR FUND: Offers financial assistance for utility disconnects and eviction prevention. Must be utilized as a last resort and may pay up to the last $250 for eviction prevention and $200 for utilities. - - 3) CLOTHING/FURNITURE: Offers clothing items through the Thrift Store. Items may be free if person making request has a report from the fire or police department. - - 4) EMERGENCY SHELTER: Provides a 26-bed shelter for men, women and children. Residents may stay up to two weeks but will bay be extended beyond 2 weeks for special cases. They must provide two valid ID's and Social Security card upon checking in between 7PM-9PM. Breakfast and Dinner will be served and all residents must leave shelter by 7am to look for employment. - - 5) COUNSELING: Offers free counseling services by a licensed social worker to anyone in need. - - 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017:(CLOSED) Provides holiday assistance to low-income families in need of services. Residents must sign up and complete an intake for Thanksgiving /Christmas Baskets and the Angel Tree Program. Applications will be accepted on October 2ND-13TH from 9:30AM-12Noon & 1pm-3pm.. For residents of Caroline, Dorchester, Talbot or Queen Anne's County only! - - THANKSGIVING/CHRISTMAS BASKETS: Provides gift cards to grocery stores for families in need (regular clients are given priority). - - CHRISTMAS ANGEL TREE: Provides toys and gifts for children 12 years and under. - - ELIGIBILITY FOR HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE: - Children ages newborn through 12 years old are eligible for the Angel Tree Program with approved applications. Clothing and shoe sizes for children 12 and under will be needed. Families and Seniors (65+) are eligible for a food basket with approved applications. - - Documentation needed for financial assistance: - Photo ID for the applicant - Proof of residency (Utility Bill) - Birth Certificate for all children - Proof of income and monthly expenses - Acceptable forms of Secondary ID: - State Issued Drivers license - Stare issued or government issue photo ID - U.S. Passport - Employee ID - School ID| - Health Insurance card (not Medicare) - U.S. Military ID - - 7) DONATIONS: Monetary gifts, slightly worn clothes, food, toys, shoes, gloves and coats (items should be new if they are being donated for holiday gift Items). Also household items, school supplies and book bags. - - 8) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017: Provided to the children of their clients that are receiving services through their social services. Sign ups are held during the last 2 weeks in July. Also accepts donated school supplies for the community book bag drive. - -
Eligibility: Low income residents. Must have proof of need and proper ID. Income statement for the last 30 days required.
Address:1000 Goodwill AveCambridge, MD 21613Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides financial assistance, housing counseling, emergency shelter for men and food pantries. - - SERVICES: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offered for court ordered evictions and utility turn-offs. Client must complete an intake form. Once approved and funds are available, a check will be mailed to appropriate vendor. Must provide proof of need, income and photo id. - - 2) HOME FORECLOSURE PREVENTION: Offers mortgage and foreclosure counseling to anyone in need regardless of income. A counselor will advise clients on how to solve financial issues that could lead to loss of a home. - - 3) TRANSITIONAL HOUSING: Offers transitional shelter for single men only. Residents can stay up to 18 months if compliant of policies. Must call for intake during business hours. - - 4) FOOD PANTRY: Provides bagged goods of perishable and non-perishable foods once every 30 days per household on Mon, Wed & Thurs 9AM-4PM. No referral needed but must provide photo id, proof of income and residency. Food quantity is based on family size. - - 5) TAX ASSISTANCE 2018: Tax preparation starts during the week of Jan 22nd by appointments. For anyone that earned less than $54,000 during the 2017 tax year. Appointment times may be scheduled for Mon, Tues from 10AM-4:30PM, Thurs 10AM-6PM & Sat on the following dates: Feb 17th, Mar 17th & April 14th from 10AM-3PM. Walk-ins are accepted but services may vary based on scheduled appointments.
Eligibility: Persons ages 18 and older.
Address:107 N Central AveRidgely, MD 21660Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides emergency food pantry to individuals and families.Open to anyone in need on Wed from 4:15-5PM. Must use the back entrance of the church for food pick up.
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Address:101 W Market StGreenwood, DE 19950Map & Directions
Services: Provides Diapers, Baby Food, Baby Cereal, Formula And Occasionally Baby Wipes To Families That Need Them. We Also Provide Fellowship And Referral For Outside Help To Other Agencies.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:wed: 9:00 Am 10:30 Am
Eligibility: Families In Need Including But Not Limited To Families Receiving Wic And Other Public Assistance. Eligibility: Child: Yes; Family: Yes;
Address:22318 Sussex HwySeaford, DE 19973Map & Directions
Services: Salvation Army Provides Crisis Counseling And Financial Assistance Including Food, Rental Assistance, Utility Assistance, And Referrals For Clothing And Temporary Housing (motel Placement). salvation Army Participates In "operation Share" In Conjunction With The Delaware Electric Cooperative. Operation Share Offers Electric Bill Assistance For Delaware Residents Who Have Received Disconnection Notice. Every Effort Is Made To Work Cooperatively With Referring Agencies.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:mon: 9:00am 2:00pmtue: 9:00am 2:00pmwed: 9:00am 2:00pmthu: 9:00am 2:00pm
Eligibility: Individuals Who Have Not Received Salvation Army Assistance Within Last Year. Must Be Financially Self-sufficient Within 30 Dayseligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Child: Yes; Family: Yes; Female: Yes; Male: Yes;