Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 258 food pantries in the Washington, DC area.
When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 148 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Washington, DC area.
Temporary free housing for people in need. There are 81 homeless shelters in the Washington, District of Columbia area.
Free and reduced cost clothing and household goods. There are 215 programs in the Washington area that offer clothing and other necessities.
Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 75 child care programs in Washington, District of Columbia.
Payday Loans are quick easy short-term loans for people in financial distress. There are 96 emergency payday loan companies in the Washington, District of Columbia area.