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Programs & Services for People in Baltimore Struggling with Poverty

Homelessness & Supportive Housing

Beans & Bread

Beans & Bread
A homeless day resource program that serves 300 people daily with meals, healthcare, showers, laundry, employment services, case management, housing referrals and placements, mail receipt, and telephone access.

400 S. Bond Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-732-1892

Cottage Ave

Cottage Avenue Community
A “no barrier” transitional housing program for 15 families that focuses on helping families learn how to live independently so that they may successfully transition from shelter to permanent housing and long term self-sufficiency. 

2601 Ulman Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
410-728-8741

Front Door

Front Door
Rapid re-housing and shelter diversion program, coupled with intensive case management and short-term rental assistance, serving 150 families and individuals in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.

Baltimore City - 
3445 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215
410-462-4009
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Baltimore County - 
12041 Reisterstown Road, Reisterstown, MD 21136
410-773-0320
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Home Connections

Home Connections
Permanent supportive housing serving 60 chronically homeless individuals with intensive case management and other supportive services using the Housing First approach to ending homelessness.

400 S. Bond Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-732-1892

Sarah's Hope

Sarah’s Hope, Hannah More
Comprehensive 85 bed shelter serving homeless families in Baltimore County. Services include meals, youth activities and tutoring, adult education classes, case management, housing placement and referrals.

12041 Reisterstown Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136
410-773-0320

Sarah's Hope

Sarah’s Hope, Mount Street
Comprehensive 130 bed shelter serving homeless families in Baltimore City. Services include meals, youth activities and tutoring, adult education classes, case management, housing placement and referrals.

Harry & Jeannette Weinberg Family Center
1114 N. Mount Street
Baltimore, MD 21217
410-396-2204

Child & Family Services

Camp
Camp St. Vincent
8-week summer camp serving more than 250 homeless children, ages 5 to 14, from shelters and transitional housing programs in Baltimore City and County. The curriculum and activities are specifically designed to address the impact of homelessness on academic, social, and emotional development.

242 S. Patterson Park Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-276-5724

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Head Start

Head Start
Educational, health and social services for more than 725 pre-school children and their families to ensure their readiness for school. Support services are also provided to strengthen the family including access to housing, employment and occupational skills training, and adult educational classes including financial literacy, nutrition, and job readiness. Click here for the 2016-2017 enrollment information (English, Spanish).

242 S. Patterson Park Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-276-5724

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St. Vincent de Paul Head Start Sites

Workforce Development

Career

Career Connections
Drop-in employment resource program for adults experiencing unemployment or underemployment with two locations at our Career Center in Park Heights (formally St. Ambrose Outreach Center) and Beans & Bread Center in Fell’s Point. Services include job preparedness, job leads and linkages to employment programs, internships and skill training programs.

3445 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215

410-225-0870
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Next Course

Next Course
15 week, full time, intensive food service training course that combines classroom instruction with hands-on experience in the Kidz Table production kitchen, ServSafe certification, soft skills training and job placement. 

1901 62nd Street, Suite 3906
Baltimore, MD 21237
410-982-0855

Access to Healthy Food

Kidz Table
KidzTable
Social enterprise seeking to change the way children eat by providing 6,000 fresh nutritious meals daily to children in schools, pre-schools, and summer camps throughout the greater Baltimore region.

1901 62nd Street, Suite 3906
Baltimore, MD 21237
410-982-0850

Emergency Assistance

Parish Conferences

Parish Conferences
Eviction prevention, food, utility and other financial assistance, serving more than 60,000 households each year throughout Central and Western Maryland. Click here for a list of conferences and resources.

2305 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
410-662-0500, ext. 207

Beans & Bread
A homeless day resource program that serves 300 people daily with meals, healthcare, showers, laundry, employment services, case management, housing referrals and placements, mail receipt, and telephone access.

400 S. Bond Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-732-1892

Camp St. Vincent
8-week summer camp serving more than 250 homeless children, ages 5 to 14, from shelters and transitional housing programs in Baltimore City and County. The curriculum and activities are specifically designed to address the impact of homelessness on academic, social, and emotional development.

242 S. Patterson Park Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-276-5724

Get Directions

Career Connections
Drop-in employment resource program for adults experiencing unemployment or underemployment with two locations at our Career Center in Park Heights (formally St. Ambrose Outreach Center) and Beans & Bread Center in Fell’s Point. Services include job preparedness, job leads and linkages to employment programs, internships and skill training programs.

3445 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215

410-225-0870
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cottage Avenue Community
A “no barrier” transitional housing program for 15 families that focuses on helping families learn how to live independently so that they may successfully transition from shelter to permanent housing and long term self-sufficiency. 

2601 Ulman Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
410-728-8741

Frederick Ozanam House
Recovery Housing program for homeless men who have an expressed interest to live in an abstinence-focused and peer-supported community for people recovering from substance abuse issues.  FOH is a Housing First, transitional program serving 20 residents at a time in a semi-independent living environment.

400 S. Bond Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-732-1892

Front Door
Rapid re-housing and shelter diversion program, coupled with intensive case management and short-term rental assistance, serving 150 families and individuals in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.

Baltimore City - 
3445 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215
410-462-4009


Baltimore County - 
12041 Reisterstown Road, Reisterstown, MD 21136
410-773-0320

Head Start
Educational, health and social services for more than 720 pre-school children and their families to ensure their readiness for school. Support services are also provided to strengthen the family including access to housing, employment and occupational skills training, and adult educational classes including financial literacy, nutrition, and job readiness.

242 S. Patterson Park Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-276-5724

Get Directions

St. Vincent de Paul Head Start Sites

Home Connections
Permanent supportive housing serving 60 chronically homeless individuals with intensive case management and other supportive services using the Housing First approach to ending homelessness.

400 S. Bond Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-732-1892

KidzTable
Social enterprise seeking to change the way children eat by providing 6,000 fresh nutritious meals daily to children in schools, pre-schools, and summer camps throughout the greater Baltimore region.

1901 62nd Street, Suite 3906
Baltimore, MD 21237
410-982-0850

Next Course
15 week, full time, intensive food service training course that combines classroom instruction with hands-on experience in the Kidz Table production kitchen, ServSafe certification, soft skills training and job placement. 

1901 62nd Street, Suite 3906
Baltimore, MD 21237
410-982-0855

Sarah’s Hope, Hannah More
Comprehensive 85 bed shelter serving homeless families in Baltimore County. Services include meals, youth activities and tutoring, adult education classes, case management, housing placement and referrals.

12041 Reisterstown Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136

410-773-0320

Sarah’s Hope, Mount Street
Comprehensive 130 bed shelter serving homeless families in Baltimore City. Services include meals, youth activities and tutoring, adult education classes, case management, housing placement and referrals.

Harry & Jeannette Weinberg Family Center
1114 N. Mount Street
Baltimore, MD 21217

410-396-2204

Parish Conferences
Eviction prevention, food, utility and other financial assistance, serving more than 60,000 households each year throughout Central and Western Maryland. Click here for a list of conferences and resources.

2305 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
410-662-0500, ext. 207

St. Vincent de Paul Head Start Sites

Pimlico: 5001 Park Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, 410-542-4242

Arlington: 3705 W. Rogers Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, 410-542-1404

Arts Center: 4330 Pimlico Road, Baltimore, MD 21215, 410-466-1383

Patterson Park: 242 S. Patterson Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21231, 410-276-5724

Fatima: 6400 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21224, 410-558-0919

Caroline 1: 1427 N. Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21213, 410-685-7288

Caroline 2: 1415 N. Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21213, 410-727-4160

If you need help, click here for more information on how to access services. For any other questions about our programs, contact us via email or call 410-662-0500, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.