Address:4809 Greenbelt RdCollege Park, MD 20740Map & Directions
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Services: OVERVIEW: Provides support and medical care to women. - - SERVICES: - 1) PRENATAL CLINIC: Provides maternal health care services, including testing, monthly check-ups, counseling on childbirth options, family planning, and in-house obstetrical services for women with high-risk pregnancies. - - 2) MARYLAND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE: Provides help applying for medical assistance. - - 3) FOOD PANTRY: Provides baby formula, diapers and food for mothers who are without resources on Tuesdays @1:30PM-3PM must bring P G County ID. - - 4) MATERIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides baby items and layettes, women and children's clothing, maternity items, and furniture when items are available On Tues, 1:30 PM - - 5) CASE MANAGEMENT: Arranges for support services for teenage mothers by a social worker during office hours. By Appointment only. - - 6) FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES: Family planning counseling. GYN exams, information, and education on approved birth control methods for patients with family planning insurance or for uninsured patients on a sliding scale. - - 7) PRELIMINARY BREAST SCREENINGS: Offers manual breast examinations, including mammogram referrals for women over the age of 40 who are in the breast & cervical cancer Program. - - 8) CERVICAL CANCER SCREENINGS: Offers pap smears for women over the age of 40 who are in the breast & cervical cancer program. - - LOCATIONS AND HOURS OF OPERATION: - Pregnancy Aid Center - 4809 Greenbelt Road - College Park, MD 20740 - Phone: 301-441-9150 - Fax: 301-441-3147 - Mon-Fri: 9AM-5PM - - Weinberg Women's Health Center - 4700 Erie Street - College Park, MD 20740 - Phone: 301-345-2050 - Fax: 301-220-1592 - Mon & Wed: 8AM-6:30PM / Tues, Thurs. & Fri: 8AM-4:30PM - - DONATIONS: Accepts food, formula, diapers, women's and children clothing, maternity items, furniture and baby items. -
Eligibility: Low-income females, ages 12 and older. Adults Teens Females
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:6200 Sheridan StRiverdale, MD 20737Map & Directions
Services: Seeks to help youth increase their academic achievement and commitment to education, acquire career skills and knowledge for employment and long-term career development, and adopt healthy lifestyles and habits and avoid risky behaviors. SERVICES: 1) YOUTH DEVELOPMENT: Provides a summer and after school program for middle school aged children (grades 6-8). Offers homework assistance, tutoring, cultural enrichment and recreation. Also provides an Upward Bound Program for high school students (grades 9-12) to help with college preparation and arts and enrichment. 2) AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM: A gang prevention program for high school students and parent education is offered. 3)GED: Offers GED and pre-GED classes to individuals at the Silver Spring and Hyattsville locations. Call for more information on schedule and registration. 4) WORKFORCE SERVICES: Provides out of school youths ages 16-21 with job skills and life skills training, career exploration, resume writing, interviewing skills, job placement services and more. Call for information. OTHER LOCATIONS (See separate listings):1) Maryland Multicultural Youth Center, Hyattsville: 7411 Riggs Road, Hyattsville MD 20783, 301-431-3121. 2) Maryland Multicultural Youth Center, Silver Spring: 1320 Fenwick Lane, Silver Spring MD 20910, 301-495-0441. 3) Latin American Youth Center, Washington DC: 1419 Columbia Road NW, Washington DC 20009, 202-319-2225.
Eligibility: Youth ages 11-24, and their parents.
Address:10811 Tucker StBeltsville, MD 20705Map & Directions
Services: THRIFT STORE: Offers thrift stores in Prince George's County. Used clothing, furniture, appliances and household goods available. Stoves and refrigerators not available. Clients who have written referrals from agencies that can verify need and income may receive coupons. DONATIONS: Donations of clothing, furniture, appliances and household goods accepted. Home pick up services available in Anne Arundel, Howard, Montgomery, and Prince George's Counties. THRIFT STORE LOCATIONS: 1) 10121 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20903. 31-431-9670.2) 6611 Annapolis Road, Landover Hills MD 20784. 301-341-4646. Mon-Sat. 9AM-8PM. 3) 2277 University Blvd, Adelphi, MD 20783.
Eligibility: Thrift stores open to the public.
Address:5340 Baltimore AveHyattsville, MD 20781Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers a food pantry and clothing closet to Prince George's residents in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers a food pantry, by appointment only, on Wed & Fri, 10:00 AM-12:30 PM. Call any day of the week to set up an appointment for these times. Must have photo ID. - - 2) CLOTHING CLOSET: Offers a clothing closet that has (but is not limited to) children's clothing and interview clothing, by appointment only, on Wed & Fri, 10:00 AM-1:00 PM. Call any day of the week to set up an appointment for these times. Must have photo ID.
Eligibility: Prince George's County residents in need.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID.
Address:3799 East-West HwyHyattsville, MD 20782Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides food, clothing and a thrift shop. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY FOOD and CLOTHING: Offers non-perishable food items to individuals in need, and clothing to men, women and children. Assistance is provided Sat, 10AM, and individuals are only eligible once per month. Also accepts donations of clothing, housewares, books, furniture, small appliances, etc, in usable condition. - - 2) THRIFT SHOP: Provides a thrift shop with items at a minimal cost. Assists with clothing, housewares, small appliances, books, jewelry, toys, etc.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Address:7011 Good Luck RdHyattsville, MD 20784Map & Directions
Services: Offers a food referrals, clothing, financial assistance for prescriptions and crisis services.SERVICES: 1) FOOD REFERRAL: Clients are referred to the nearest pantry for emergency (non-perishable) food, including baby food. Must provide social security card and picture ID. 2) CLOTHING: Offered to individuals/families in need. Clothing can be picked up at St. Christopher Episcopal Church, 8001 Annapolis Road, New Carrollton, MD. Must call 301-699-9009to schedulepickup.3) PRESCRIPTIONS: Financial aid is provided to clients who have a first prescription that is not a refill.,
Eligibility: Low-income persons in need.
Address:1345 University Blvd EEastTakoma Park, MD 20912Map & Directions
Services: Educates children and strengthens families by providing early childhood education and family support in bilingual multicultural communities. SERVICES: 1) EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM: o ELIGIBILITY: For children 2-5 years of age. o Supplemented with a creative art component. 2) FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER: o ELIGIBILITY: For any parent, but most have children within the Early Childhood Program. o Provides information, referral and support for the parents and their individual needs, which may include translation services or job finding assistance. 3) FAMILY BOOK CLUBS: o ELIGIBILITY: For any parents with children from 2-5 years of age. o Meets once a week to read a book, featuring games and group discussion. Children can keep the book once the club is over. DONATIONS: Accepts clothing, household goods and office equipment.
Eligibility: Families with children. See notes for specific services.
Address:3600 Brightseat RdLandover, MD 7Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry, clothing closet and employment workshops for residents of Prince George's County. SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRY AND CLOTHING CLOSET: Emergency food and clothing available to anyone in need. Located at 2101 Kent Village Drive. Mon-Fri, 11AM-2PM, & 2nd/4th Sat, 11AM-2PM. Call 301-322-9593. By appointment only.2) EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOPS: Offers several employment workshops. Call or check the website to find the most updated information.
Eligibility: Anyone in need living in Prince George's County
Address:8615 Piney Branch RdSilver Spring, MD 20901Map & Directions
Services: Provides access to resources and opportunities to improve the quality of life for low-income Latinos, their families and other immigrants in Montgomery and Prince George's Counties. SERVICES:1) EMPLOYMENT TRAINING: Provides training in carpentry, painting, dry-walling and other skills to low-skilled workers to increase opportunities for permanent employment. 2) LEGAL SERVICES: Provides legal advice and representation for issues regarding immigration and employment discrimination. 3) WOMEN'S PROGRAM: Offers assistance to unemployed women to identify barriers and create action plans to move them towards employment. Includes a domestic workers cleaning cooperative, employment development, and self-esteem trainings. 4) HEALTH PROGRAM: Provides information regarding HIV, cancer, tobacco use prevention, and other health care issues. Includes a bilingual health hotline and medical interpreting services for limited English speakers 5) HOUSING PROGRAM: Provides counseling on home buying and housing issues, including tenants' rights. 6) EDUCATION PROGRAM: Provides classes in English (ESOL), Spanish and financial literacy; and home improvement. Includes citizenship and civic involvement classes that assist permanent residents with passing the INS citizenship exam, and teach skills for community leadership, voting and how to get involved in local advocacy efforts. 7) INFORMATION & REFERRAL: Provides information and refers clients to services that may be able to assist them, such as emergency shelter, free or low-cost medical programs, mental health care, etc. 8) DONATIONS: In-kind donations on a case-by-case basis.9) IDENTIFICATION CARD: ID will have picture, address and date of birth. Must bring proof of address, birth certificate and ID. The ID is $25 and can be made at 9AM on Tuesday or Saturday.
Hours: May-Sept, 9AM-5PM.
Eligibility: Persons who are low-income Latino/Hispanic and immigrants.
Address:8818 Georgia AveSuite 216Silver Spring, MD 20910Map & Directions
Services: Offers financial assistance and referrals to Takoma Park residents. SERVICES:1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency financial assistance for eviction prevention, utility cut-off, and prescriptions as funds are available.2) REFERRALS: Provides referrals for food, clothing, and housing needs.
Eligibility: Anyone in need in the service area.