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Community Resources


Prince George's and Montgomery County Community Resources
Organization Services  Notes Location
 Contact Phone Number
Employment

 

 
Barbara Miller
Employment services: resume, job search assistance   The House @
Christian Life Center
5600 Taylor Road
Riverdale Park, MD 20737
   301-312-9197
Labor Ready
www.laborready.com/
Temporary labor (must apply in person, 2 forms of ID required   5814 Baltimore Ave.
Hyattsville, MD, 20781
   301-277-2172
Help-By-Phone
Food pantry: provides a week's worth of basic food staples

Monday - Friday 9:00 - 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm      301-699-9009
 Food          
Adventist Community Services
of Greater Washington
http://acsgw.org/index.html
Food & adult basic education (other services for Montgomery County residents)

PG County residents can walk in for one time
Monday - Thursday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
501 Sligo Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20910
   301-525-6556
The House @ Christian Life Center

Fresh produce
1st & 3rd Monday
Beg at 2:00 pm
     
St. Andrews Episcopal Church Hot lunch 1st & 5th Sunday, 12:30 - 2:00 pm 4512 College Ave
College Park, MD

(Off Rte. 1, entrance upstairs from parking lot)
  301-864-8880
(Church office)
 St. John's Church Hot lunch
 2nd & 4th Saturday 12:00 - 2:00 pm 4112 34th St. @ Rainier Ave.
Mt. Rainier, MD 20712
  301-927-1156
(Church office)
Takoma Park Food Pantry
Perishable and non-perishable food 1st & 3rd Saturday of month
Bring proof of residency (ID), copy of letter stating any benefits received.

Food pantry open daily Mon - Fri
by appointment only


Can only visit (1) once per month
Grace United Methodist Church
7001 New Hampshire Ave.
Takoma Park, MD 20912
  240-450-2092
MANNA Food Center Perishable and non-perishable food Mon - Fri from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 2nd Saturday of month, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

  301-424-1130
Housing and Utilities/Legal Assistance

       
Islamic-American Zakat Foundation Housing & utility assistance Mon - Thurs
Call for appointment




Yusef Amin 301-907-0997
PG County Dept. of Social Services
Eviction prevention, utility assistance
      301-909-6300
Legal Aid Bureau
  Provides legal counsel on eviction prevention
(by appointment only)

Meet at District Court in Hyattsville
Mon, Tues, & Fri
During Landlord/Tenant Court
Rm. 200; Attorney on duty in Rm. 208;
Call bet. 2:00 - 4:00 pm to make appointment
  301-917-6800
Landlord/Tenant Court
Oversees housing matters between landlords and tenants
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

  District Court of Maryland - Hyattsville
4990 Rhode Island Ave.
Hyattsville, MD 20781
  301-298-4200
Washington Area Fuel Fund
http://washingtonareafuelfund.org/index.html
Help for families that do not qualify for or have govt. energy assistance
 Jan 1 - May 31
The Salvation Army
  1-888-318-9233
Laurel Advocacy & Referral Services (LARS)
www.laureladvocacy.org
Utility assistance, eviction prevention, referrals for addiction, treatment & counseling
For residents living in Zip Codes:
20707, 20708, 20723
, 20724

Office hours:
Mon - Fri, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

311 Laurel Ave.
Laurel, MD 20707
  301-776-0442
Homeless Hotline

Operated by PG County
Hotline & Suicide Prevention Center

    301-864-7140
Treatment and Counseling
       
American Rescue Workers
www.rescuedc.org/index.php
Addiction counseling for men (9-month residency program)   American Rescue Workers
Washington DC Corps
716 Ritchie Road
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
Rev. Rick Chung,
Men's Director
 301-336-6200
Laurel Advocacy & Referral Services (LARS)
www.laureladvocacy.org
Referrals for addiction, treatment & counseling   311 Laurel Ave.
Laurel, MD 20707
   301-776-0442