Address:1024 Main StDarlington, MD 21034Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food items every 3rd Sat, 9-10AM. Individuals are eligible for assistance once every 30 days.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Documents To Bring: No documents needed.
Address:2115 Shuresville RdDarlington, MD 21034Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food items on an emergency basis. No referral required. - -
Eligibility: Anyone in need in the 21034 zip code.
Documents To Bring: Current ID, Proof of address and phone number.
Address:708 Highland RdStreet, MD 21154Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers a variety of community services including financial assistance. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides groceries to low-income residents. Eligible individuals and families receive food once a month on a walk-in basis and must provide proof of income, Social Security cards, and proof of address. Offers non-perishable and sometimes perishable items. Assistance is only for residents of specified zip codes. - - 2) LUNCH AND LEARN: Provides educational opportunities and a meal on the 3rd Thurs of the month at 11AM, except for the month of Aug. Available to anyone, no documents required. - - 3) SUMMER CAMP: REGISTRATION CLOSED. Works in partnership with Camp Hidden Valley and Camp Donegal. Offers free summer day and residential camp for children kindergarten thru 12th grade. Call for registration and eligibility requirements in Mar. Assistance is only for residents of specified zip codes. - - 4) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Assists eligible families with gas and electric assistance and other fuel sources (wood, oil). Proof of need is required, such as a cut off notice, and is only for specified zip codes. - - 5) INFORMATION & REFERRAL: Offers information about additional community resources to individuals. - - 6) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2016: - HOLIDAY GIVING PROGRAM: Matches donors with income eligible families in Northern Harford County. Call for information. Assists with Christmas baskets for individuals in need. Applications are available Sept through the first week in Nov. Will assist residents in Darlington, Forest Hill, Jarretsville, Pylesville, Street, Whiteford and White Hall. - - 7) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017: Offers the Ready 2 Learn program. Provides a school supply store open to Northern Harford County income-eligible families prior to school starting (students "shop" for their choice of supplies) and to North Harford District teachers year round. Teachers can pick up supplies, gift cards and funds for SAT/ACT & college application fees for low-income students. Call for information. Assistance is only for residents of specified zip codes. - - 8) CASE MANAGEMENT: Provides on-site case management to those in need. Assistance is only for residents of specified zip codes. - - 9) SUMMER LUNCH BOX PROGRAM: Provides additional food supplies for students that do not receive school meals throughout the summer. Service area families receive "lunch boxes" in July and Aug. Must be pre-registered, registration is ongoing. Assistance is only for residents of specified zip codes. - - 10) AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM: Works with North Harford Middle School. Provides tutoring and mentoring to youth. Call for more information or contact North Harford Middle School at 410-638-3658.
Eligibility: Families in crisis or low-income persons who reside in the coverage area.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:960 Craigtown RdPort Deposit, MD 21904Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food pantry, financial assistance and support services to residents living with in the catchment area. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Client must go through interview process. Pantry is open Fri, 9AM-3:30PM. Call to schedule an appointment. Must bring proof of residence, proof of income, picture ID and social security card. - - 2) HOPE'S CAFE: Serves lunch on Friday's from 11AM-1PM at a fee of $1. - - 3) PET FOOD PANTRY: Provides a pet food bank two times per month. Offers free dog/cat food, litter and pet supplies. Clients are required to spay, neuter, vaccinate their pets. - - 4) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Offers limited financial assistance for court ordered evictions (must have child under the age of 13 living in the home) if funds are available. Must bring proof of residence, proof of income, picture ID, social security card and proof of need. Call for intake. - - 5) THRIFT SHOPS: Offers small household items, furniture, clothing, personal hygiene items, baked goods, food, electronics, jewelry and shoes are available for purchase to the public. Clothing is $7 per bag or priced per item. Small fee applies to all other items in the store. Opens Mon, Wed & Fri 9AM-4PM and Tues & Thurs 9AM-6PM. Accepts cash visa and master card for store purchases. - - 6) INFORMATION CENTER: Provides literature, application forms and general information regarding Social and Human Services Resources within the county. - - 7) OUTREACH SERVICES: Offers free bibles, job listings, flu, blood pressure screenings, pastoral counseling and support groups. - - 8) COATS FOR KIDS: Provides gently used and new coats for children of low income families on a first come first serve basis. For application contact Brenda. - - 9) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - THANKSGIVING MEALS- Offers free meal to anyone in need on Sat 11/18 from 3PM-5PM. - - THANKSGIVING BASKETS- Provides a variety of foods to Ray of Hope clients only that are in good standing. Applications are accepted until Fri 11/3. - - CHRISTMAS BASKETS- Provides food baskets and Christmas toys clients only that are in good standing. Applications are accepted unitl Mon 12/4. - - 10) DONATIONS: Accepts donations of clothing, shoes and household items. Call for listing.
Eligibility: Open to residents.
Documents To Bring: See notes.
Address:300 Seneca AveHavre De Grace, MD 21078Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides assistance to residents of Harford County. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD CLOSET: Provides non-perishable food and occasionally frozen meat to those in need, Tues-Fri, 10-11:45AM and 1-2:45PM. Can only be utilized once every 30 days. Also accepts food and monetary donations. - - 2) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides financial assistance to persons with court-ordered evictions or gas and electric turn-off notices when funds are available. They will assist if the service has been recently turned off, but will not assist with old bills. Limited to once per year. They are NOT a Fuel Fund site. Financial assistance is NOT available during the months of December and January. - - 3) YOUTH GROUP: Offers a youth group during the school year, Sept-June, on Tues, 5:30-7:30PM, young people, ages 6 through 17, visit the Corps for a meeting, prayer, dinner, and arts and crafts. Transportation is provided. - - 4) SUMMER CAMP 2018: Provides a one-week camp program in Hedgesville, West Virginia at Camp Tomahawk, July 20-25th, to approximately 20 youths, ages 6-12, from low income families. Youths are selected on a first come, first served basis. Applicants are encouraged to start calling as early as April. Transportation is provided to the camp. Caller for more information. - - 5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - o THANKSGIVING: See Christmas registration information below. - - o CHRISTMAS: Offers a food basket and toys to families with children. Registration begins Mon, Oct 9th-Fri, Oct 13th, 9AM-4PM. Bring in three gift suggestions for children 12 and younger (each gift suggestion should cost less than $30). During this time, families can also register for Thanksgiving baskets. Unfortunately, it is not guaranteed that Thanksgiving baskets will be provided to applicants. - MUST have ALL of the following required documentation: - --Valid Maryland ID card - --SS cards for all household members - --Proof of all income sources (pay stubs/DSS/child support, food stamp letter) - --Proof of expenses (current electric, gas, oil, water bills; car payment and insurance, etc) - --Proof of residence (Section 8, public housing or HUD) - --Must provide the paper including the break-down of family members, monthly rent and birth certificates for all children, ages 12 years and under - --Must know the clothing & shoe sizes, and 3 specific gift suggestions for all children.
Eligibility: Individuals and families in need living in Harford County and Cecil County.
Documents To Bring: Call for more information.
Address:531 Legion DrHavre De Grace, MD 21078Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides a food, clothing and spiritual care to people in need. - - 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 on Wed at 9:30AM, and individuals are only eligible once per month. Also accepts donations of clothing, housewares, books, furniture, small appliances, etc. in usable condition. - - 2) COMPASSIONATE GRACE COUNSELING: Provides individual counseling offered on a sliding fee scale. Counseling center is located in Brooklyn Park. Call 410-636-0123 to schedule an appointment. - - Additional Locations: - Lutheran Mission Society Annapolis Compassion Center - 410-269-5016 - - Lutheran Mission Society Cambridge Compassion Center - 410-228-8437 - - Lutheran Mission Society Essex Compassion Center - 410-391-6877 - - Lutheran Mission Society Fells Point Compassion Center - 410-327-2220 - - Lutheran Mission Society Hyattsville Compassion Center - 301-277-2302 EX 23 - - Lutheran Mission Society Immanuel Compassion Center - 410-435-6961 - - Lutheran Mission Society Southern Mobile Compassion Center - 877-737-8567 - - Lutheran Mission Society Hickory Compassion Center (Bel Air Area) - 410-974-9296
Documents To Bring: Picture ID preferred.
Address:110 W Bel Air AveAberdeen, MD 21001Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides a food pantry with non-perishable food to those in need each Wed from 5-6PM. Walk-in for assistance once every 30 days. Must provide a photo ID.
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need, once every 30 days.
Documents To Bring: Photo ID.
Address:529 Edmund StAberdeen, MD 21001Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers an array of services to the residents of Harford County. - - SERVICES: - 1) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides $100 (does not have to be the last $100) towards an eviction notice or a utility turn-off notice (not water). The funds are paid directly to either the landlord or the utility provider. Must have current photo ID, proof of need, proof of income, and social security card. Call to schedule an appointment. Appointments are scheduled within 48 hours. - - 2) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food to individuals in need. This is limited to once every 30 days. Must bring current photo ID and social security card. No referral needed. Also provides food give-aways on the 3rd Tues of each month, between 2-4PM. Offers fresh fruits and vegetables during the give-aways. - - 3) WRAPAROUND MENTORING: Provides 1-1 mentoring and goal setting with children in elementary and middle school and their families. Children that are served in this program exhibit behavioral problems at school or in the home. No referral needed. - - 4) SUMMER DAY CAMP 2017: Offers children 4-15 a 7-week summer day camp. Walk-in for an application ($30) and return April-late June. The academic and recreational based camp is $475. Scholarships are available and will accept Purchase of Care vouchers. Installment payments accepted for the $475. - - 5) FIRST TIME HOMEBUYER: Purchases and refurbishes homes in Harford County to resell them to low-moderate income families several times a year. There is a set income eligibility, the family must be at or below 50%-80% of the FPL. If the family is accepted into the program they will be required to take homebuyer workshops. - - 6) ADDICTIONS SUPPORT: Offers spiritual peer support group, Tue, 7-9PM. - - 7) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017: No event for 2017. - - 8) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017: - o Thanksgiving: Provides Thanksgiving baskets to those in need on a first come, first served basis. Call to sign-up and for additional information. - - o Christmas: Offers a Harvest Dinner the first Wed of Dec. Provides a hot meal, toys, hats, gloves, and gifts for seniors. Dinner for seniors will begin at 3-5PM and dinner for families, 6-8PM. No need to call, walk-in on Wed, Dec 6.
Eligibility: Residents of Harford County in need of assistance.
Address:222 Law StAberdeen, MD 21001Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY: Provides non-perishable food to those in need. People who live in their catchment area may utilize the pantry once every month and must have a photo ID.
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need, who lives within the catchment area. Food Pantry is available once every month.
Address:50 E Bel Air AveAberdeen, MD 21001Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Offers a food pantry, soup kitchen, and thrift shop. - - SERVICES: - 1) FOOD PANTRY: Offers non-perishable food and occasionally has bread and fresh produce (seasonal). Individuals are eligible for assistance once every 30 days. Must bring picture id, proof of residence and income, and social security cards for children in the household. Walk in for assistance Wed, 7-8PM. - - 2) SOUP KITCHEN: Provides a soup kitchen to anyone in need Thur, 11:30AM-12:30PM. - - 3) THRIFT SHOP: Offers low cost clothing and household items starting from $0.50. Thrift shop available Mon & Wed, 10AM-Noon.
Eligibility: Individuals 18 and older in need of services.
Documents To Bring: Must have picture id, proof of address and income, and social security cards for children in the household for the food pantry.