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Laurel Advocacy and Referral Services

Hours of Operation: Monday evenings 5:00 – 7:30 p.m., M-W-F 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Provides emergency services, assistance vouchers for food, shelter, eviction prevention, utility assistance, prescriptions, transportation and clothing for people in crisis based on the availability of … Continue reading

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Howard County Department of Social Services

Applications are accepted Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with extended hours 1 st and 3 rd Wednesday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Must sign-in with a representative upon arrival. Emergency financial and housing assistance for persons in … Continue reading

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F.I.R.N. (Foreign-Born Information and Referral Network)

Services to immigrants, refugees, and other foreign-born individuals. Information and referral for help with jobs, housing, immigration law, health, mental health, crisis intervention and tutoring services. Languages – Portuguese, Urdu, Punjabi, Farsi and Swedish

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Local Homeless Shelter

Provides shelter services to homeless individuals. Operates a Cold Weather Shelter from November thru March at various locations throughout the community. Staffs the Route 1 Resource Center for homeless individuals three days a week (call for specific hours). The Resource … Continue reading

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Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans

Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans helps to navigate the transition to civilian life. Regional Resource Coordinators (RRCs) serve as navigators for post-deployment needs. The tasks that veterans trained for on the battlefield are worlds away from the daily hardships that now … Continue reading

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Alliance, Inc.

The goal of case management/care coordination is to help youth and families remain together with substantial community based services to meet their on-going needs. Mental Health Case Management services assist individuals by linking them to rehabilitation and treatment services, entitlements/benefits … Continue reading

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Healthy Transition-(HT) Services

This program is an effort to educate, support and assist emerging youth and young adults 16-25 years of age with behavioral health challenges regain and maintain independence in the community, while assisting with the unique challenges of transitioning into adulthood. … Continue reading

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Hopeworks (Formerly the Domestic Violence Center)

Safe shelter and transitional housing for victims of domestic violence, their children, counseling for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, (women, men and children), legal assistance, Abuser Intervention Program, pet-safe program, prevention, education and awareness programs. Language – Spanish, … Continue reading

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