Address:8930 Stanford BlvdColumbia, MD 21045Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: FOOD VOUCHERS: Provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breast feeding support and health care referrals at no cost to pregnant and postpartum women, nursing mothers, and infants and children up to age five.Effective July 1, 2012- June 30, 2012Household Size Gross Monthly Gross Annual1$1,723 $20,6652 $2,333 $27,9913$2,944 $35,317 4 $3,554 $42,6435$4,165 $49,969 6 $4,775 $57,2957$5,386 $64,6218$5,996 $71,947For each additional person, add $611 monthly and $7,326 annually.
Eligibility: Parent(s)/guardian(s) with children 5 and under, and meets income guidelines.
Address:6751 Columbia Gateway Dr #226Suite AColumbia, MD 21046Map & Directions
Services: Offers emergency and governmental surplus food to persons in need. Also distributes food to pantries in the area.SERVICES:1) FOOD BANK: Distributes food to local food pantries.2) FOOD PANTRY: Clients can utilize food bank once a month, however, exceptions can be made in emergency situations. Occasionally has baby food, formula, Pampers, diaper wipes and nutritional supplements available, dependent on community donations.,
Hours: Food Pantry Hours: Mon, 1-6PM; Tues and Thurs, 1-4PM.
Eligibility: Residents of Howard county who are in need.
Address:311 Laurel AveLaurel, MD 20707Map & Directions
Services: Provides crisis intervention services to homeless and low-income individuals and/or families who reside in the following Laurel zip codes: 20707, 20708, 20723, and 20724.SERVICES:1) CRISIS INTERVENTION SERVICES: Provides advocacy, support and follow-up to individuals and families who are at risk for eviction or other housing-related crisis. Includes needs assessment and information & referral to appropriate community agencies. Must have an income (TCA/unemployment,
Hours: Mon, 5-7:30PM.
Eligibility: Anyone in need living in the catchment area.
Address:415 Main StLaurel, MD 20707Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Faith-based organization which offers spiritual, physical and emotional care for women and men facing unplanned pregnancies or struggling with a past abortion. Services are offered at no charge and without regard to age, race, income, nationality, religious affiliation, disability or other arbitrary circumstances. - - SERVICES: - o Pregnancy testing and pregnancy counseling. - o Viability ultrasound - o Options education. Does NOT refer or provide for abortions. - o Parenting Classes - o Post abortion recovery and counseling. Individual and Support Groups. - o If available, offers baby supplies. - o Community referrals for adoption, prenatal care, healthcare and domestic violence help.
Eligibility: Any woman or man facing an unplanned pregnancy, and those who have experienced a past abortion. Females Males
Documents To Bring: None. Must call 301-776-9996 to make an appointment.
Address:25 Bloomsbury AveCatonsville, MD 21228Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry andfinancialassistance for residents living with their catchment area. SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides clients with one week's worth of groceries, formula and diapers. Food supplements sometimes available During the summer, able to distribute produce. Call and leave a message to schedule an appointment.2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance with legal evictions, utility turn-offs, and occasionally, prescriptions. Must first apply for MEAP and Fuel Fund if eligible (exhaustoutside resources). Call and leave a message to schedule an appointment.
Hours: By appointment only.
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need.
Address:5406 East DrHalethorpe, MD 21227Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides medical assistance, material assistance, an education program to pregnant women and accepts donations. - - SERVICES: - 1) MEDICAL: Provides pregnancy tests, right to life (alternatives to abortion) counseling, sonograms, peer counseling, and a 24-hour help line. - - 2) MATERIAL ASSISTANCE (Known as Hannah's Cupboard): Offers baby supplies only to women who are 7 months pregnant or have recently given birth. Clothes, diapers and formula are available and only 1 can of formula is available at the time of visit. Also offers maternity clothing. Assistance is offered once every 3 months unless the individual is participating in Earn While You Learn. Does not offer cribs, baby furniture or car seats. - - 3) EARN WHILE YOU LEARN: Classes on pre and post-natal care, parenting, Bible study, and life skills are offered to women and they receive "mommy dollars" to shop at the boutique. - - 4) DONATIONS: Accepts donations of maternity clothing, baby clothing (new or gently used) sizes 0-4T, blankets, diapers, bibs, socks, shoes, sleepers, bottles, formula, Similac Advance, high-chairs, pac & plays, bassinetts, bouncy seats, small toys and strollers. - - *Please contact the Helpline for questions, concerns or to schedule an appointment.* - - OTHER LOCATIONS: - 1) Baltimore City (St. Ann's): 528 East 22nd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218. Phone: 410-342-6020. Fax: 1-443-203-2612 (must dial 1 first). - Bus Lines: #52 and City Link Red - - 2) Dundalk: St. Rita’s Center, 2905 Dunleer Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21222. Phone: 410-288-4468. Fax: 410-288-3311. - Bus Lines: #62 - - 3) Arbutus Center, 5406 East Drive, Arbutus, MD 21227. Phone: 410-247-8888. Fax: 443-288-6602. - Bus Lines: City Link Yellow
Eligibility: Women facing unplanned pregnancy but do not want an abortion, or women with children up to age 2 who need material assistance. Also men who desire mentoring.
Documents To Bring: Bring an ID and proof of baby's birth.
Address:2915-F Olney Sandy Spring RdOlney, MD 20832Map & Directions
Services: PREGNANCY COUNSELING: Offers confidential pro- life counseling, free pregnancy testing and referrals to community agencies as needed for medical, financial, food and housing needs. Provides baby and maternity clothing for our clients. Clients are defined as those who have come here for pregnancy tests and support.
Eligibility: Pregnant women and adolescents, ages 12 and older. Adults Teens Females
Documents To Bring: Photo ID.
Address:3800 9th StBrooklyn, MD 21225Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides emergency services such as a food pantry, soup kitchen, clothing, baby supplies, information and referral and accepts donations. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides 3-5 bags of non-perishable and perishable (items vary from fruits, bread, produce, meats and juice) groceries for anyone in need Thurs, 9AM-Noon. Assistance is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Walk-in for assistance with a photo ID. Also may provide 1-2 bags of emergency food Tue, 9AM-Noon, on a case-by case basis. Call to be screened for emergency food assistance. - - 2) SOUP KITCHEN: Offers a meals every Fri from 5:30-6:30PM. Individuals are also given perishable foods (when resources are available) to take home. Provides a breakfast every Tue, 10-11AM. Also provides a Youth Feeding Program to individuals ages 10-20, every Wed, 6:30-8:30PM. - - 3) CLOTHING & BABY SUPPLIES: Offers clothing for men, women, children and infants. Also provides diapers, formula and occasionally has infant furniture on Tue & Thur, 9AM-Noon. Baby supplies are offered once a month. - - 4) INFORMATION & REFERRAL: Connects individuals to community resources for housing, detox and drug rehabilitation information. - - 5) DONATIONS: Accepts clothing, furniture, household goods, nonperishable food items and food and gifts for the holidays. - - 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - THANKSGIVING -- HARVEST OF PLENTY (HOP): See separate listing for Baltimore Dream Center, Harvest of Plenty.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Documents To Bring: None for most services. Picture ID needed for the food pantry.
Address:110 E West StBaltimore, MD 21230Map & Directions
Services: Provides financial assistance, a food pantry and a clothing closet to residents within the catchment area. SERVICES: 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Funds are available to assist with various emergency needs, including utilities (must have disconnect notice) and prescription medicine (James pharmacy only. No controlled substances). If the caller lives outside of the 21230 zip code they must obtain a referral and participate in a phone intake/screening. Referrals are accepted from: DSS or any human services agency which may include churches, hospitals, and schools. Will not accept a referral from CARES. Financial assistance is for individuals in Baltimore zipcodes 21223, 21225 and 21230. Do not help with water bills.2) FOOD PANTRY: Operates an emergency grocery program at 110 East West Street. A 3-day supply of canned goods is available on a monthly basis. Available to anyone in Baltimore City zipcodes except 21212, 21239 and 21218 (North of 33rd Street).3) CLOTHING: Offers used clothing on a first come first serve basis, for men, women and children. 4) DONATIONS: Accepts toiletries, baby items, non-perishable food, and paper products.
Hours: Or by appointment.
Address:2130 Smith AveHalethorpe, MD 21227Map & Directions
Services: DELIVERED MEALS: Delivers emergency food to residents of 21227. Provides perishable and non-perishable food items.