Address:11227 Race Track RdBerlin, MD 21811Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry, clothing closet and financial assistance to Worcester County residents in need. SERVICES:,
Hours: See notes for program hours.
Eligibility: Worcester County residents in need of emergency assistance with basic needs.
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: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.
Eligibility: See Notes.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
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 2:00pmwed: 10:00am 2:00pmfri: 10:00am 2:00pm
Address:546 S Bedford StGeorgetown, DE 19947Map & Directions
Services: Houses Various State And Private Human Service Providers Including Social Services, Youth Rehabilitation Services, Child Mental Health, Special Olympics, Foster Grandparents Program, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, Public Health, Mental Health, Dept. Of Corrections, Human Relations, Div Of Family Services And Sussex County Senior Services. State Service Center Services Include Emergency Assistance, Holiday Food Baskets, Toys For Tots, Children Dental Transportation, Community Resource Assistance Services & Rap (rent Program) Thurman Adams State Service Center Has Food In Stock For Those In Need Of Emergency Food. (furnacereplacement And Repair Program)
Hours: Food Closet: Monday-friday 9am - 4pmmon: 7:30am 5:00pmtue: 7:30am 5:00pmwed: 7:30am 5:00pmthu: 7:30am 5:00pmfri: 7:30am 5:00pm
Eligibility: Family Member Or Recipient Must Be On Medicaid, Afdc, Ga Or Ssi To Receive Emergency Assistance; Other Programs Income Basedeligibility: Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
Address:406 S Bedford St # 9Georgetown, DE 19947Map & Directions
Services: Catholic Charities Basic Needs Program Provides Services To Low-and Very Low-income Individuals At Risk Of Homelessness, Including Financial Coaching, Case Management Support, Limited Financial Assistance For Rent And Utilities.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:mon: 8:30 Am 7:00 Pmtue: 8:30 Am 7:00 Pmwed: 8:30 Am 4:30 Pmthu: 8:30 Am 4:30 Pmfri: 8:30 Am 4:30 Pm
Eligibility: Low Income Families Or Persons In A Crisis; Must Provide Proof Of Income And Monthly Expenseseligibility: Adult: Yes; Family: Yes; Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
Address:299 Commerce St299 Commerce StreetSnow Hill, MD 21863Map & Directions
Services: 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 2012: Provides free school supplies to students in need. Must live in Worcester County and attend a public school K-12. Must also qualify forgovernmentassistance (EX: SNAP). Must contact Worcester County DSS or Worcester Health Department toreceivea referral for free school supplies.5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: Offered to residents of Worcester County only. Accepts referrals from Worcester County DSS, Health Dept, Family Connections, self-referrals and human service agencies. 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. Food is distributed on 11/16/12.CHRISTMAS TOYS: Provides toys for children of families in need. Accepts referrals beginning 12/3/12 until list is full. DONATIONS: Accepts monetary donations that may be allocated to any of the following fundsIN-KIND DONATIONS: Accepts new items to supply the Baby Pantry & Adult Care Pantry. Contributions of easter baskets, school supplies, gift cards, food, clothing and gifts can be made. Call the office for more information or email Darlene Onley at email@example.com
Eligibility: Worcester County residents.
Address:210 W Market StLaurel, DE 19956Map & Directions
Services: Good Samaritan Aid Is An All Volunteer Program Providing Food And Food Vouchers, Assistance With Security Deposit (in Special Cases), Heating Fuel, Electricity, Gas, Prescriptions And Other Medical Needs To Income Eligible Residents Of The Laurel School District. The Good Samaritan Aid Thrift Shop Offers Used Clothing, Books And Other Items At Very Low Cost. Contributions Of Money, Clothing, Food And Other Saleable Items Are Received From Churches, Civic Associations And Private Donors. Store Hours Are Thursday & Friday 10:00a.m.-4:00p.m. And Saturday 10:00a.m.-1:00p.m. Individuals May Contact Good Samaritan Aid Themselves Or Be Referred By An Outreach Worker, Social Service Agency, Church, Or Civic Association.
Hours: Monday-saturday, 8:00am-9:00pm; Answering Service Available
Eligibility: Income Eligible Residents Of The Laurel School District
Address:500 Snow Hill RdSalisbury, MD 21804Map & Directions
Services: Provides programs that assist residents in paying their energy bills. SERVICES:1) OFFICE OF HOME ENERGY PROGRAMS: Provides MEAP and EUSP grants to eligible families, renters, roomers, boarders and homeowners toward the cost of heating in the winter and electricity year round. Grant is based on the type of fuel used, household size, household income and annual consumption.2) Electrical Universal Service Program (EUSP): Assists with electric utility bill payment. Client is required to have bill in his/her own name and be on a monthly budget billing plan. Some funds are available for a one time only benefit for past due bill payments. 3) FURNACES: Limited funds are available for clients to be referred to the weatherization office for furnace repair, replacement and/or other weatherization procedures.4) WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM: (See separate listing.) ELIGIBILITY INCOME GUIDELINES FOR MEAP and ELECTRIC UNIVERSAL SERVICE PROGRAM GRANTS: Maryland residents whose gross monthly household incomes are within the following limits, July 1, 2012-June 30, 2013:FAMILY SIZE GROSS MONTHLY INCOME MAXIMUM YEARLY 1 $1,628.95 $19,547.50 2 $2,206.45 $26,477.50 3 $2,783.95 $33,407.50 4 $3,361.45 $40,337.50 5 $3,938.95 $47,267.50 6 $4,516.45 $54,197.50Each additional person, add $577.50 $6,930NOTE: If a caller is slightly over the Maximum Monthly Income Standards, lives on a fixed income, and has significant out of pocket medical expenses, they may still qualify for OHEP programs (MEAP & EUSP) by asking for a medical waiver. The OHEP worker would be able to assist them with this. APPLICATION: Need to submit a copy of photo identity, proof of residence, copies of Social Security cards for all household members (including children), proof of household's total gross income for 30 days prior to application date (from all sources), name of home energy supplier and account number, a copy of the most recent utility bill and a copy of the lease (if renting).
Hours: Beginning Nov. 9AM-3PM. & Thurs. Evenings, 5-7PM.
Eligibility: See notes.
Address:32145 Beaver Run DrSalisbury, MD 21804Map & Directions
Services: Offers grant funded financial assistance to eligible Chesapeake Utilities and Sharp Tri-County customers, who cannot afford to pay their utility bill.SERVICES:1) SHARING GRANT: Sharing will only issue two specific or general grants to each household during a calendar year. The repair grant is available only to the elderly or handicapped. Officers of Sharing can award a Sharing Grant to assist a resident if the income exceeds the federal guidelines, but only up to ten percent.ANNUAL INCOME-ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Family Size/Income Guidelines.1 $14,3552 $19,2453 $24,1354 $29,0255 $33,9156 $38,8057 $43,6958 $48,585Each additional person - $4,8902) REPAIR GRANTS: Furnace and hot water heater repair grants up to $200 available for elderly and handicapped. Others may be eligible with special approval.HOUSEHOLD ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: To qualify for a sharing grant, applicant must be 60 years of age or older, handicapped or have elderly relative or dependent child (full-time student up to and including age 23) who resides at the same address as the applicant. Customers must have received energy assistance thru the MEAP Office. Total grants cannot exceed $300 for the elderly or handicapped and cannot exceed $150 for all other applicants.DONATIONS: Accepts monetary donations.