Our Services

Community Resources & Links

Public Benefits

Department of Human Services
Social Security Online

Housing / Homelessness

Calvary Women’s Services
Community for Creative Non-Violence (CCNV)
Community Council for the Homeless at Friendship Place
Community Partnership for the Prevention of Homelessness
Coalition for the Homeless
District of Columbia Housing Authority (DCHA)
District Alliance for Safe Housing: Housing Resource Center
House of Ruth
Housing Counseling Services
Downtown BID Homeless Services
Gospel Rescue Ministries
Interagency Council on Homelessness
Manna Mortgage
Martha’s Table
Miriam’s Kitchen
National Alliance to End Homelessness
National Coalition for the Homeless
N Street Village

For shelter referrals, outreach and transportation services for homeless persons in the DC area, please call the Shelter Hotline: 1-800-535-7252 or 202-399-7093.


Bread for the City’s list of free and low-cost dental care providers.

FoodDC Food Finder

Capital Area Food Bank
So Others Might Eat (SOME)
Food Research and Action Center (FRAC)
DC Food Finder

Mental health

DBH access helpline: 1 (888) 793-4357
Green Door
Community Connections


Byte Back
DC Central Kitchen – Culinary Job Training Program
Employment Justice Center
Jubilee Jobs
Samaritan Ministry
SOME Center for Employment Training

Medical Care / Insurance

Community of Hope
La Clinic del Pueblo
Mary’s Center
Overdose Prevention
Ngozi Project: Finding Health Care You Need in the DC Metro Region
AllTreatment: Drug Rehab Center Directory
D.C. Chartered Health Plan
Unity Health Care
Whitman-Walker Clinic


AARP Legal Counsel for the Elderly
DC Bar
Employment Justice Center
Legal Aid Society of DC
Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless

DC Government

Contact your City Council MemberDC Office of Human Rights

On-line Resource Guides

211 Answers, Please!
Interfaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington – Emergency Directory
DC Metro Area Self Sufficiency Calculator