Please contact an Outreach Social Worker at the VA Maryland Home Care System if you have served in the Armed Forces and need help to prevent homelessness. An Outreach Social Worker can be contacted Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:30 PM except on Federal Holidays.
The Mayor’s Office of Human Services (MOHS) will provide emergency shelter to all people experiencing homelessness on nights when the temperature with wind chill reaches freezing (32 degrees and below). MOHS has partnered with several existing emergency shelters to increase the number of shelter beds available. Shelter utilization is closely monitored on winter shelter nights. […]
Step by Step offers assistance with housing, food and clothing. They offer mental health and medical detoxification services as well as substance abuse treatment. They can also assist with other life needs. Related Tags: Addiction
Tikva House is a comfortable home-base for Jewish families caring for a loved one receiving treatment at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. The House provides a place for families to stay within walking distance of the hospital. There are 7 bedrooms with a private bath and kitchenette, a fully stocked kosher pantry, kosher meals, a communal […]
The Central Maryland Chapter’s mission is to help people prevent, prepare for, and cope with emergencies. Its services include: Emergency Assistance to victims of fires, storms, and other disasters, as well as community education to prevent and prepare for emergencies Provision of safe blood and blood products to more than 80 area hospitals for cancer […]
HopeWorks provides support and advocacy for people in Howard County affected by sexual and intimate partner violence and engage the community in creating the change required for prevention. It has a three-fold focus: Prevention, Response and Outreach. Violence Helpline: (410) 997-2272 or (800) 752-0191.
Prologue, a private non-profit organization offers rehabilitation programming for those recovering from mental illness. They also provide work skill development as well as residential, social and recreational programs.
Assists people in need by administering a wide range of public assistance programs. Helps low-income people as well as families and children in crises. DSS Centers: North West Family Investment Centers (closest to JCS) 5818 Reisterstown Rd. Baltimore, MD 21215 Clifton Johnson Family Investment Centers 2000 North Broadway Baltimore, MD 21213 Harbor View Family Investment […]
Provides public benefits including food stamps, energy assistance, temporary cash assistance (TCA), medical assistance (MA), assistance with evictions and homelessness, daycare vouchers, as well as assistance with obtaining child support. DSS Offices: Towson Office 6401 York Road Baltimore, MD 21212 (410) 853-3340 Catonsville Office 910 Frederick Road Baltimore, MD 21228 (410) 853-3450 Dundalk Office 1400 […]
Hotline for suicide prevention and any crisis need. Provides free 24-hour telephone and walk-in crisis counseling, emergency shelter, transitional housing and community education. Also there is a mobile crisis center.