Address:125 Comet DrCentreville, MD 21617Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides an emergency cash assistance grant to families with children. It assists with court-ordered evictions, foreclosures, utility cut-offs, water bills and burial assistance (up to $650), and may be used only once in a 24-month period. Also provides funds for those who have experienced an official disaster (hurricane, flood, or fire). Children 18-21 must be enrolled full-time in school.
Eligibility: Must provide proof of need, such as eviction and cut-off notices.
Address:104 Powell StCentreville, MD 21617Map & Directions
Services: Provides a wide range of housing related services to assist residents of Queen Anne's County to acquire and maintain decent safe and affordable housing. SERVICES:1) MARYLAND HOUSING REHABILITATION PROGRAM (MHRP): Assists low to moderate income households in the county through a state program of low-interest loans for repair/renovation of properties. Applicants must meet income guidelines. 2) SECTION 8: Serves as contact point for federal Section 8 program, which offers a rental assistance that subsidizes the rent of low-income families. Participants pay no more than 30% of income toward rent.3) SENIOR HOUSING: Offers subsidized senior housing communities. Grasonville Terrace, and Terrapin Grove.4) PUBLIC HOUSING: Offers subsidized housing.5) CODE ENFORCEMENT: Enforces housing codes in Queen Anne's County.6) CRITICAL WORKFORCE PROGRAM: Offers second mortgage financing to new home buyers who meet the programs guidelines. The loan cannot exceed 33% of the total purchase price or the appraised value of the home and property whichever is less. 7) SENIOR CITIZEN HOME REPAIR: Offers homerepairs to senior citizens, low income and handicappedindividuals. The amount allotted for emergency repairs cannot exceed $500. 8) EMERGENCY FOOD & SHELTER PROGRAM (FEMA): Provides a federal grant program to local non-profit agencies that assist low income residents. Funds are also used for food and emergency housing and to help displaced person find suitable housing thru charitable organizations. 9) SPECIAL LOAN PROGRAM: Provides various programs to improve single families and small rental properties for low and moderate income families. 10) RENTAL ALLOWANCE PROGRAM (RAP): Provides rent subsidies to low-income residents who are either homeless or have an emergency housing need. Monthly rental allowance payment for up to but not exceed 12 months.Eligibility Income Guidelines:1 person $18,750 2 persons $21,4503 persons $24,100 4 persons $26,8005 persons $28,950 6 persons $31,1007 persons $33,200 8 persons $35,350
Eligibility: Ages 18 and older.
Address:350 High StChestertown, MD 21620Map & Directions
Services: RENTAL ASSISTANCE:Provides rental subsidy payments for low income households who are homeless, or experiencing a critical or emergency housing need such as potential eviction, etc. Vendor payments are made to the landlord for the eligible household for a period not to exceed 12 months. Maryland Rental Allowance Program Income Limits, 2012: Family size and gross monthly income: 1 person $18,500 2 persons $21,150 3 persons $23,800 4 persons $26,450 5 persons $28,550 6 persons $30,650 7 persons $32,750 8 persons $34,900
Eligibility: See notes.
Address:105 N Mill StChestertown, MD 21620Map & Directions
Services: Note: Serves approximately 6 clients during operating hours. - FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency financial assistance, up to $100-$200 once per calendar year per household, for eviction prevention, first month's rent, utility cut-off and prescription assistance. Client must have all money toward bill except $100 to qualify for assistance. -
Eligibility: Low-income residents.
Address:302 Church LnGoldsboro, MD 21636Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry and financial assistance with utility bills to Northern Caroline County residents. SERVICES:1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers a food pantry to those in need on the third Thur of each month from 3-6PM.Must show proof of residence. 2) UTILITY ASSISTANCE: Provides limited financial assistance (when funds are available) to those in need. Must provide proof of need (utility bill), income (current pay check stubs) and proof of residence. Call church for more information.
Hours: Pantry: Open the third Thur of each month.
Eligibility: Must be a resident of Caroline County or attend a Caroline County Church.
Address:103 Gay StDenton, MD 21629Map & Directions
Services: Provides loans for emergency home repairs and replacement housing for homeowners of uninhabitable dwellings. Also offers some subsidized housing.SERVICES:1) HOME REPAIR LOANS AND SUBSIDIZED HOUSING: Provides and maintains quality, safe, affordable housing and supportive services to those in need. Offers assistance to single family homeowners and rental properties in Caroline & Kent Counties.2) SUBSIDIZED HOUSING: Provides subsidized and low income housing for families and senior citizens. 3) Counseling: Offers free financial and budget counseling to help clients quality for state grants.
Eligibility: Low income residents.
Address:207 S 3rd StDenton, MD 21629Map & Directions
Services: FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency cash assistance (grant) to families with children. Assists with court-ordered evictions, foreclosures, utility cut-offs, water bills and burial assistance (up to $650) and may be used only once in a 24-month period. Provides funds for persons who have experienced an official disaster (hurricane, flood, fire). Children 18-21 must be enrolled full-time in school.Eligibility for burial assistance:Person must receive public assistance.Child in Foster Care. Person in long-term care medical assistance who was a former recipient of SSI.Newborn, whose mother receives TCA and if the child dies 60 days after birth.Person who is considered eligible for disability but their case had not been finalized.
Eligibility: Families with children.
Address:301 Bay St #5Unit 5Easton, MD 21601Map & Directions
Services: FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides an emergency assistance grant to families with children. Assists with court-ordered evictions, foreclosures, utility cut-offs, water bill cut-offs and burial assistance. Assists families with crises, including food and shelter emergencies, provides counseling services to help families overcome problems of parenting, parent-child conflict, and family dysfunction. Benefits are limited to one grant in a 24 month period to families with children under age 21. EAFC occasionally assists those in public housing/section 8.,
Eligibility: Adult ages 18 and older, children must be under the age of 21 and living in the home.
Address:126 Port StEaston, MD 21601Map & Directions
Services: Provides a wide range of services that includes financial assistance, emergency food and utility assistance to low income residents of Talbot County. SERVICES:1)RENTAL ASSISTANCE: Provides funds to prevent court-ordered evictions, first month rentand security deposits. 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, 2012: 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-Thur, 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) EVICTION & HOMELESS PREVENTION: Homeless adult males and females that need shelter or short term placement receive a 30 day stay at the Ridgeway Transitional Shelter. Provides meals and assistance in finding jobs, offers basic computer skills and professional dress attire for interviews. 5) AFTER SCHOOL YOUTH PROGRAM: Provides a summer and after school program for children in kindergarten through eighth grade throughout the school year. 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, etc. 6) H0LIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: For Talbot County residents only. THANKSGIVING: Provides food baskets to families in need. Sign-up begins on October 10th- until the list is full. 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: Provides food baskets for families in need. Sign up begins on November 5th- 30th. Must provide photo id, social security cards for all household members, proof of residence, proof of income for one month or award letter needed. 7)FAMILY SERVICE PROGRAM:Provides household appliances and furniture to needy families.Supports families that are coping with a variety of significant problems.8)WINTER WEAR WRAP-UP: Offers coats, blankets and outwear give aways to needy families. Collaborates with other churches, local businesses and residents that donate their time and efforts in collecting these items. 9) COAT DRIVE: Accepts new or slightly worn coats, jackets or blankets to give to needy families during the fall through winter months.10) BIRTHDAY BAGS: Provided to families that cannot afford to buy their child a gift for their birthday. Bags may include a cake, toys, music or gift cards. Call for more information.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 wishlist items.
Address:1217 Madison StAnnapolis, MD 21403Map & Directions
Services: Provides subsidized housing and a senior assisted living program. SERVICES:1) LOW-RENT PUBLIC HOUSING: Provides rental housing for qualified low-income families. Rental fees are based on household income 2) HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM: Provides vouchers to qualified applicants who are able to find or lease privately owned housing including single family homes, townhouses and apartments. Participants pay according to their income The program will pay a subsidy rent to the landlord or the full rental amount FEDERAL INCOME LIMITS: 1 person: $27,350; 2 persons: $31,300; 3 persons: $35,200; 4 persons: $39,100; 5 persons: $42,250; 6 persons: $45,350; 7 persons: $481,500; 8 person: $51,600.3) SENIOR ASSISTED HOUSING PROGRAM: Provides a housing program for persons, ages 62 and older, who can maintain independent living without assistance with activities of daily living. Residents live in their own apartments and receive supportive services, including meals, personal care, weekly housekeeping services, escort, social activities and counseling. Glenwood High-Rise for Senior Citizens, 701 Glenwood Street, Annapolis, MD 21401.