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Assistance Center of Towson Churches, Inc

A ecumenical consortium of churches that provide emergency help for the needy in the communities.  Hours of operation are Monday, Tuesday,Thursday and Friday 10 AM till 2:25, and Wednesdays till 5:45. Services can  include bagged lunches, care bags for the homeless, nonperishable food supplies for 3-5 days, help with eviction prevention, fuel, utilities and prescriptions, fresh […]

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Maryland Summer Meals

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally-funded, state-administered program to assist public and private nonprofit organizations in serving free, nutritious meals to children and teens during the summer months. To find the closest summer meal site: Call 211 or visit the website to find the closest location to your zip in Baltimore City […]

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VA Maryland Health Care System for Homeless Veterans

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.  

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Winter Shelter-Baltimore City Mayor’s Office of Human Services

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.  […]

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Baltimore County Mobile Crisis Team-Baltimore Crisis Response Inc.

Mobile Crisis Team is designed to provide comprehensive crisis intervention services to persons in a mental health crisis including suicide attempts. The Mobile Crisis Team pairs a mental health clinician with a police officer to provide emergency police response to persons in need of crisis intervention. This team responds to calls throughout Baltimore County.

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Maryland Crisis Connect

Maryland Department of Health for mental health issues including suicide attempts. Call 2-1-1, Press 1 Texting and on line chat available

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Maryland Coalition of Families

Connection, support and empowerment for families experiencing mental health, substance abuse and or gambling issues. Staff available in Baltimore City as well as  every Maryland county to work with caregivers and other loved ones to help them access needed supports and services for their families and to  support and amplify the youth voice. MCF  is […]

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The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is an American non-profit organization founded in 1998 focused on suicide prevention efforts for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, same-sex, and questioning youth  between the ages of 13-24.  Trained counselors are available 24/7 by calling the Trevor Lifeline at (866) 488-7386. Trevor Text and online Chat are also available from 3-10 PM EST. Related […]

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Step by Step of Maryland

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

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Water Bill Assistance Programs

The Baltimore Department of Public Works offers several programs to assist qualifying customers who need bill adjustments and/or payment plans for financial assistance. They also provide credit and fee exemptions for financial hardship. Applications can be obtained in several ways, including calls to 311 or (410) 396-5398, online, at the Northwest Community Action Center, 3939 […]

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