Community Resources

If you need immediate help finding shelter or a place to eat, call 211 or click here.


If you are in Baltimore City and need help that we cannot provide at our clinics downtown (421 Fallsway) or in West Baltimore (2000 W. Baltimore St.), see the many other programs and resources listed below.

Find information on homeless services in the Baltimore County and Harford County.

Meals

Our Daily Bread Employment Center
725 Fallsway, Baltimore City
443-986-9000
Breakfast: Monday-Friday, 7:30-8:20 a.m.
Lunch: Monday-Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Line starts in front of the building

Beans and Bread
402 South Bond St., Baltimore City
410-732-1892
Breakfast: Monday-Friday, 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Lunch: Monday-Saturday and every last Sunday of the month, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
        
Franciscan Center
101 W. 23rd St., Baltimore City
410-467-5340
Lunch: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Dinner: Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m.
Emergency pantry Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  
First come, first served

Mental Health Assistance

National Alliance for Mental Illness

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  
Call 24/7: 1-800-273-8255

Baltimore Crisis Response, Inc.
Call 24/7: 410-433-5175 if you or someone you know needs help with a mental health crisis

Legal Services

Homeless Persons Representation Project (HPRP)
201 N. Charles St., Suite 1104, Baltimore City
410-685-6589 / 800-773-4340
Provides free legal aid to those experiencing or at risk of homelessness

Maryland Legal Aid
500 E. Lexington St., Baltimore City
410-951-7777
Provides a full range of free civil legal services to financially eligible individuals, with a focus on legal issues concerning elder rights, employment, family, public benefits, health care and housing

Reentry Services

Jericho Reentry Program
901 N. Milton Ave., Baltimore City
410-522-3293
One-year reentry program serving up to 250 formerly-incarcerated men a year

Alternative Directions
2505 N. Charles St., Baltimore City
410-889-5072
Assists prisoners, ex-prisoners and others in need become independent, responsible citizens through civil legal assistance and re-entry services

Identification

Beans and Bread
402 South Bond St., Baltimore City
410-732-1892
ID cards and birth certificates available on the first business day of the month to the first 5 to 10 people who arrive

Manna House
435 East 25th St., Baltimore
410-889-3001
Provides assistance with birth certificate and ID cards applications

Employment Assistance

One Stop Career Centers

Downtown One Stop Career Center
1100 North Eutaw St., Room 101, Baltimore City
410-767-2148

Eastside One-Stop Career Center
3001 East Madison St., Baltimore City
410-396-9030
Provides assistance with job search strategies, employment referrals and placement and other workforce services; offers access to copiers, faxes and phones

Drop-In Centers

Manna House
435 E. 25th St., Baltimore City
410-889-3001

Franciscan Center
101 W. 23rd St., Baltimore City
410-467-5340

H.O.P.E.
2828 Loch Raven Rd., Baltimore City
410-327-5830
Provides clothing, communication, laundry, food, recreation and showers