There are many homeless services in the Georgetown, DE region, including shelters of all types, bathing facilities, and mail facilities. And, if you want to help, there are also volunteer opportunities available.
30 Day Emergency Shelter For Homeless Men, Women And Children. All Potential Residents Must Pass A Criminal Background Check Prior To Entrance To The Shelter. Individuals Should Call For Over The Phone Screening Only When They Are Homeless, Space Is On A First Come, First Serve Basis. No Slots Are Held For More Than A Few Hours.
Shelter Is Open 7 Days A Week For Residents (intake 9am-3pm Mon-fri)mon: 9:00am 3:00pmtue: 9:00am 3:00pmwed: 9:00am 3:00pmthu: 9:00am 3:00pmfri: 9:00am 3:00pm
Drug/alcohol-free Individuals 18+ Years With Or Without Dependent Children; No Sex Offenders Or Open Warrantseligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Child: Yes; Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
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Sussex Community Crisis Housing
204 E North St Georgetown, DE 19947 (302) 856-2246
Provides Crisis Shelter And Transitional Housing For The Homeless In Sussex County. Transitional Housing Program For Single Head Of Households With Dependent Children. (2 Year Program) And 30 Day Emergency Shelter For Homeless Men, Women And Children.
OVERVIEW: Offers an emergency shelter for women, men and families. Also provides food giveaway, school supplies and holiday assistance. - - SERVICES: - 1) SHELTER: Provides a 24-hour emergency shelter with 72 beds (includes 13 family rooms) that provides residents with food, clothing, counseling and referrals to social service agencies. Intake starts at 5:30pm and all residents will have to sign out of the shelter daily between 8:30-9AM. Accepts only three people each day into the shelter, a family consists of one person (unless there is an emergency). All residents entering the shelter will have two weeks to get a job or provide evidence of diligent daily efforts to obtain work and housing. Those who are able to obtain work or provide evidence of efforts in obtaining work may be extended a maximum stay of 30 days in the shelter. - - 2) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2017 (CLOSED): Provides Christmas toys to children staying in the shelter and anyone in need. Distributes toys on Sat Dec 16 at 9AM on a first come first serve basis until all toys are given away. Parents must have child with them in order to receive any toys. Also provides food bags to individuals and families in need. - - 3) SCHOOL SUPPLIES 2017: Provides a wide variety of back packs filled with school supplies for students in head start thru 12th grade. Clothes will also be given away for free and individuals must bring their own bags or boxes for their items. Operates on a first come first serve basis until all items are distributed. It will be held on Sat 8/19 at 8am until supplies last. Parents must have child with them in order to get school supplies. - -
Homeless men, women and families. Previous residents must wait 6 months before returning or 1 year if they are on the do not return list.
Must have photo id, social security or other identification documents.
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Halo Bargain Center
701 Snow Hill Rd Salisbury, MD 21804 (410) 742-9356
OVERVIEW: Provides a wide range of services to homeless and anyone in need such as emergency shelter for men, women and women with children. Tutoring in basic literacy to adults, spiritual counseling to anyone facing difficult life issues and donation centers to drop off clothing, food and household items. Also provides a cafe that serves breakfast and dinner to anyone in need. - - SERVICES: - 1) CENTER OF HOPE ( EMERGENCY SHELTER): Operates a year round 80 bed emergency shelter for men, women and women with children from 6PM-7:30AM. Must call the administration office at 410-742-9356 starting at 10AM to register for a bed. Individuals must be at the Shelter by 7PM or they will loose their bed for the night (there are NO intakes on Sat & Sun for entry). Bedding is available for 90 days and quests can re-enter in 60 days. Must be at least 18 or older, provide a picture ID and Social Security cards for each of the children. Any food, clothing, furniture or household items can be dropped off at this site. - - 2) CENTER OF HOPE (DAY FACILITY): Offers a safe structured place where homeless individuals and families can go during the daytime hours, Mon-Fri 8:45AM-4:30PM. Services includes: case management, mail services, showers, locked storage facility, restrooms and education opportunities that offers GED and life skill classes. Homeless quests will receive a $10 voucher that can be used at the Bargain Center. - - 3) RESPITE AND RESOURCE CENTER: Provides community based one stop shop for homeless individuals. Agencies within the community are made available to offer services to anyone in need. For more information, contact Stephanie Johnson at 410-742-9356 Ext 17 from 8:45AM-4:30PM. - - 4) EAGLE WINGS: Provides a wide variety of services for children and adults ages 5-25 that are guests of the shelter. Offers tutors from the county that will assist youth with homework assignments and play time for children. Summer camp will be offered as a vacation bible school for youth and will also assist with proper college registration forms. For more information, contact Missy Joy, Program Coordinator at 410-543-2003 Mon-Fri 8:45AM-4:30PM. - - 5) HALO CAFE: Provides free hot meals for anyone in need. Breakfast is served Sun-Sat from 7:30-8:30AM, lunch on Mon-Fri from 12Noon-1PM (lunch is provided as a bag lunch and given out during breakfast on Sat & Sun). Dinner is served Sun-Sat from 6-7PM. - - 6) BARGAIN CENTER (THRIFT STORE): Provides quality clothing, furniture and household items at affordable prices to the general public. They are located at 701 Snowhill Rd, Mon-Sat 10AM-5PM. - - 7) DONATION CENTER: Accepts new and used clothing, furniture, household items and food. They will be be priced and sold at the Bargain Center. All proceeds helps the outreach programs. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Located behind the Bargain Center. - - 8) JOURNEY OF HOPE: Offers spiritual counseling and guidance to individuals in need of help struggling with different events in their life such as financial, addictions or life issues. Walk-ins are accepted Mon-Thurs from - 10AM-4PM. - - 9) ADOPT A FAMILY 2017: CLOSED Provides holiday assistance to families in need. The application process starts in October and families fill out a wish list for each of their children. The wish list is given to any individual, agency or groups that would like to adopt the family. Anyone interested can call for more information. - -
Homeless individuals, families and anyone in need.
Not Yet Validated
St Peter's Lutheran Church
10301 Coastal Hwy Ocean City, MD 21842 (410) 524-7474
WINTER SHELTER: Operates a cold weather shelter for men, women and families living in Worcester County. The shelter will open if the temperature reaches 25 degrees fahrenheit or below (wind chill factors taken into consideration to reach this temperature). Doors will open from 5PM-7PM and dinner will be served at 6PM. Any admittance into the shelter after 7PM must be by Ocean City Police escort.
Homeless men, women and families living in Worcester County.
Must provide birth certificate or legal documentation of custody/guardianship of children entering the shelter.
Not Yet Validated
William F. Jones, Lcadc
11827 Ocean Gtwy Ocean City, MD 21842 (410) 213-0202
SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT: Provides intensive alcohol and drug treatment services to homeless addicts. Substance abuse treatment and extensive case management care are offered to assist person in gaining long-term recovery. Referrals are provided as needed to local outpatient mental health agencies, local homeless shelters, and other community resources.
OVERVIEW: Provides an emergency shelter for homeless men, women, and families with children. Offers an emergency food pantry and a low cost thrift store to residents in need. Also provides limited financial assistance for homeless prevention and support services for veterans and their families. - - SERVICES: - 1) EMERGENCY SHELTER: Offers a 36 bed emergency shelter for men, women and families. The length of stay varies pending on adherence to shelter rules. - - 2) EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY: Provides food once a month to Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset County residents (must be a resident for at least 30 days). Formula and baby items are sometimes available. Photo ID and proof of local residence is required, Call Sun-Sat 9AM-5PM. - - 3) THRIFT STORE: Offers clothes, shoes, household items, furniture and linens at a low cost to the public on Wed-Sat from 10AM-4PM. Located at Sunset Shopping Center on Stephen Decatur Highway. - - 4) EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: For individuals and families at risk of being homeless may apply for assistance with security deposit, first month's rent and eviction. Contact Andrea Petersen, Program Manager, for more information. - - 5) SUPPORT SERVICES FOR VETERANS AND FAMILIES (SSVF): Offers case management and other related services for veterans and their families. Provides limited financial assistance with security deposit, first month's rent and eviction. Also provides emergency housing placement if available, for more information, Contact Valencia Hawkins, Program Manager. - - 6) SUPPORT SERVICES: Assists individuals at-risk of becoming homeless remain in their home.Offers personal case management to residents of the shelter so they can connect with appropriate community resources based on their needs. Also provides parenting, job skill training and GED classes. - - 7) DONATIONS: Gift cards/certificates, food, toiletries and new clothing and toys are needed.