Address:5 Burger King DrGeorgetown, DE 19947Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: Provides Free Pregnancy Test With Support Services Including Free Sonograms For Pregnancy Verification. Baby Items Are Offered Through The Caring Hearts And Building Foundations For Successful Dads Support Programs, Which Incorporate Education, Videos, Classes And Encouragement As They Prepare To Be Parents. Schedules Of Topics Discussed For Both Programs Are Available Upon Request. Parenting And Childbirth Classes Are Offered Throughout The Year, Social Services Approved. Drama Available For And Performed By Teens Regarding Relationships And Sexual Abstinence. Also Offered Are "keys For Loving Relationships"--marriage Preparation Classes And Money Management Classes.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:mon: 9:00am 4:30pmtue: 9:00am 4:30pmwed: 9:00am 4:30pmthu: 9:00am 4:30pmfri: Closed Closed
Eligibility: Anyone; For Material Emergency Assistance, Clients Encouraged To Participate In Support Programseligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Female: Yes;
Address:101 W Market StGreenwood, DE 19950Map & Directions
Services: Provides Diapers, Baby Food, Baby Cereal, Formula And Occasionally Baby Wipes To Families That Need Them. We Also Provide Fellowship And Referral For Outside Help To Other Agencies.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:wed: 9:00 Am 10:30 Am
Eligibility: Families In Need Including But Not Limited To Families Receiving Wic And Other Public Assistance. Eligibility: Child: Yes; Family: Yes;
Address:RR 4 Box 281-1Frankford, DE 19945Map & Directions
Services: This Program Provides Food Supplement To Infants, Children Under 5 Years Of Age, And Women Who Are Pregnant, Breastfeeding, Or Have Recently Delivered Their Baby And Aren't Breastfeeding.
Hours: Tuesdays By Appointment Only
Eligibility: Resident Of De, Within A Certain Income Guideline And Have A Nutritional Or Health Risk (a Nutritionist Determines Risk)
Address:253 NE Front StMilford, DE 19963Map & Directions
Services: Wic provides Nutrition Education, Nutritious Food Package And Breastfeeding Support To Women, Infants And Children Up To Age 5 Who Are At Nutrition Risk And Meet The Income Guideline.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:mon: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmtue: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmwed: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmthu: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmfri: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pm
Eligibility: Pregnant Women, Infants, Children To Age 5, Postpartum Women & Breastfeeding Womeneligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Child: Yes; Female: Yes;
Address:13 Front St # 103Milford, DE 19963Map & Directions
Services: Adopt-a-family Is Coordinated By The Division Of State Service Centers With The Assistance Of The Human Services Council, Inc. And Provides 6 Programs Statewide To Help Families In Crisis Or Transition. All Programs, Except The Clothes Closet, Are Referral-based And Require A Referral From Social Workers Through A State Service Center Or Other Community Non-profit Social Service Agency. household Program Provides Critical Household Items For Bedroom, Bathroom, Kitchen, Laundry Room And General Household Needs Such As Brooms, Mops, Vacuums, Lamps, Etc.. Items Can Be Provided When A Family Or Individual Has Lost Their Possessions Through No Fault Of Their Own. (offered In Kent/sussex Counties Only)personal Hygiene/cleaning Supply Program Provides General Hygiene And Cleaning Supplies To Families In Crisis Through No Fault Of Their Own. (offered In Kent/sussex Counties Only)emergency Assistance Provides Emergency Assistance To Families Faced With A Crisis That Requires Monetary Assistance Such As Shelter, Utilities And Medical Care. (offered In New Castle County Only)adopt-a-mom Provides Care Packages To Families In Need Of Baby Care Items For Children Up To 24 Months, Such As Diapers, Clothing, And Personal Care Items. (does Not Provide Formula, Food Or Car Seats) (offered Statewide)adopt-a-student Provides Backpacks, New School Supplies And Gift Cards For Uniforms To Children In Need. The Goal Of This Program Is To Encourage A Positive Attitude Toward School By Helping Each Student Start The School Year With The Necessary Supplies To Achieve Success. (offered Statewide)holiday Program Operates October Through December And Anonymously Matches Sponsors With Children, Persons With Documented Disabilities, And Seniors Living At Or Below 133% Of Federal Poverty Level And Who Have Not Received Assistance From The Program In The Prior Year. (offered Statewide)clothing Closet Makes Donated New And Used Clothing Available To Both Adults And Children Free Throughout The Year On Wednesdays From 9:30 A.m. 12:00 Noon (not Operational In July And August). Operates In Partnership With Hanover Presbyterian Church At 18th & Baynard Blvd., In Wilmington, De. (offered In New Castle County Only)adopt-a-family Accepts Tax-deductible Donations Throughout The Year From Companies And Private Individuals To Support Our 6 Programs. Checks Should Be Made Payable To Adopt-a-family. Adopt-a-family Is A United Way Designation Write-in Agency (code #9102).
Hours: Call For Appointmentfri: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmthu: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmwed: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmtue: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmmon: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pm
Eligibility: Needy Familieseligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Child: Yes; Family: Yes; Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
Address:108 E Main StSalisbury, MD 21801Map & Directions
Services: FOOD VOUCHERS: Provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breast feeding support and health care referrals to pregnant and postpartum women, nursing mothers, and infants and children up to age five. ELIGIBILITY:,
Hours: Check pick-up on Tues & Thurs.
Eligibility: See notes.
Address:812 Boundary StSalisbury, MD 21801Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance to individuals in need of financial assistance, food and homeless services. SERVICES: 1) DINING ROOM (Soup Kitchen): Offers hot mealsto anyone in need onTues, Wed and Thurs, 10:30AM-12PM.2) EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY: Provides groceries on Tues, Wed, and Thurs, 8:45-11:30AM. Clients are screened, but no referral is necessary. Formula and pampers sometimes are available. Need ID and Social Security card for everyone in the family (if they are new clients or have not been to the Center for a year).Services may be provided two times a month.Offers a clothing voucher for a thrift store nearby on the first of the month. 3) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides funds for court-ordered evictions (go to DSS first), first month's rent or security deposit (need leasing agreement), utility turn-offs, water bills and prescriptions (go to Salvation Army first). Walk-ins must come in by 8:15AM-12PM, on Tue, Wed and Thur. Their names are placedon a lottery list to receive service. 4) HOSPITALITY DAY ROOM FOR THE HOMELESS: Provides a temporary day shelter for homeless men and women. Offersshowers, laundry, breakfast, lunch and one bag of clothes. Guidance counselors are available. Mon-Fri, 8AM-1PM. 5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: THANKSGIVING: Offers food giveaways to those in need. New clients and clients updating their cards that are signing up for food after 10/15/12 may be eligible to receive a chicken only. All other food pantry clients with families ranging from 1 to 3 household members will receive a turkey and families consisting of 4 or more members will receive a turkey. Chickens and Turkeys will be distributed on 11/20 and 11/21/2012. CHRISTMAS: Provides Christmas toy giveaway to families in need.Must be a client of the food pantryand must sign up by 11/1/12 in order to receive assistance. Any client that is signing up at the Salvation Army for Christmas assistance will be asked to decide who they want to receive their gifts from. If they decide to get them from Joseph House then they will notify the Salvation Army of the client's decision 6) DONATIONS: Accepts basic needs and monetary donations all year. 7) SPECIAL PROGRAMS:REPRESENTATIVE PAYEE: Provides assistance to anyone that needs help managing their finances and paying their bills so that they will not fall into a crisis situation. Call for more information. GOOD NEIGHBOR: Offers assistance thru volunteers that help home bound individuals with bathing and performing exercises prescribed by their doctor. Also assists with household tasks or errandsoutside of their home, such as getting prescriptions and supplies.Call for more information.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.
Address:423 E Church StSalisbury, MD 21804Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food pantry and skills training for residents of Wicomico County.SERVICES: 1) FOOD PANTRY: Provides a food pantry. Clients may access it once a month. Can occasionally be used at other times in extreme emergencies. 2) SECOND CHANCE HELP: Provides help for individuals, families, and ex offenders. Literacy classes in math and reading and a computer lab are available. 3) TUTORING: Provides an after school program. 4) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2011: CLOSEDTHANKSGIVING MEAL: Served on Thanksgiving Day from 11AM-1PM for homeless individuals and their,
Hours: Pantry: Thurs, 10AM-12PM.
Address:326 Barclay StSalisbury, MD 21804Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency food, financial assistance, bathingfacilitiesand education to Eastern Shoreresidents. SERVICES:1) EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides food on Tue & Thur, 10AM-1:30PM. Occasionally has pampers.New clients must come before 1:30PM. 2) EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: May provide assistance to the first 5-6 people on Tue & Thur, 10AM-2PM, (walk-ins accepted come early) to apply for emergency financial assistance. Provides assistance for first month's rent, rent evictions (must be in court proceedings), prescriptions, fuel, water bills and utility ( must have disconnect notice). Must have proper documentation and proof of need which outlines balance owed. A minimum of $250 may be applied towards the bill. Prescription allowance is determined based on funds available. 3) SOUP KITCHEN: Meals are served Sat, 11:15AM-12:15PM. Grace United Methodist Church. 635 East Church Street, Salisbury, 21804. 4) KIDS CAFE: Provides meals and snacks, nutrition education and activities, Tue and Thur, 5-7PM and on some school holidays, to community children kindergarten through 6th grade. Summer program begins June 20, 2012 on Mon, Wed, Fri; 9:30AM-3:30PM.5) HEALTH PREVENTION EDUCATION AND BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING: Offered on Sat, 11:15AM-12:30PM. Grace United Methodist Church, 635 East Church Street.
Hours: Vary. See notes
Eligibility: Anyone in need of services.
Address:1300 S Division StSalisbury, MD 21804Map & Directions
Services: OVERVIEW: Provides support services for women experiencing a crisis pregnancy. - - SERVICES: - 1) SUPPLIES: Provides pregnant mothers with maternity clothes, baby clothes for children up to 6 months and baby furniture. When a client takes any of the education courses she earns "Mommy Bucks" which are accepted at the pregnancy center baby supplies store. The store offers diapers, bottles, clothes and furniture. - - 2) MEDICAL: Offers free pregnancy testing and referrals to free ultra-sounds at neighboring pregnancy centers. - - 3) EDUCATION: Offers prenatal development courses, parenting education and mentors for pregnant women and fathers. - - 4) COUNSELING: Provides relationship counseling, a peer teen pregnancy group and information on adoption options, including referrals.
Eligibility: Pregnant mothers in need of services.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.