Wellness Made Easy

Worcester Food Assistance

Catholic Charities/Seton Center

Phone: 410-651-9608

Website: www.ccwilm.org/seton-center/

Individual, couple, family counseling and crisis help as well as case management and a variety of emergency food distribution and social service programs for economically disadvantaged families.

Diakonia

Phone: 410-213-0923

Executive Director: Belinda (Bee) Miller – bee@diakoniaoc.org

Website: www.diakoniaoc.org

Emergency shelter, transitional housing, food pantry, case management and homeless prevention services for veterans and people in crisis.

Maryland Food Bank – Eastern Shore Branch

Phone: 410-742-0050

Sr. Regional Program Director:  Jennifer Small – small@mdfoodbank.org    

https://www.mdfoodbank.org/locations/eastern-shore-branch/

Providing food support for the public and community pantries, including outreach and Pantry on the Go to address food insecurity.

Moveable Feast

Phone: 410-327-3420

Executive Director: Sue Elias – selias@mfeast.org

Website: www.mfeast.org

Preparing and delivering medically tailored meals and providing nutrition education for those living at the intersection of food insecurity and serious chronic illness.

Salisbury Urban Ministries

Phone: 410-749-1563

Email: sbyurbanministries@gmail.com

Website: www.sbyurbanministries.org  

Youth and family outreach, including the Kids’ Café after school & summer program, God’s Kitchen soup kitchen, Lazarus Food Pantry, Prescription assistance and Saturday Mens’ Welcome Center for homeless men.

Samaritan Ministries, Inc.

Phone: 410-957-4310

Executive Director: Shelly Daniels – thesamaritanshelter@gmail.com

Website: www.thesamaritanshelter.org

Provides help in crisis situations by providing temporary housing for men, women and families, and supportive services enabling clients to achieve self-sufficiency. Soup kitchen and food pantry.

Telamon Corporation

Phone: 410-546-4604

Local/MD State Director:  Jennifer Shahan – jshahan@telamon.org

Website: www.telamon.org

Outreach, financial literacy and foodservice job training to promote self-sufficiency and improved stability.  Food Pantry on site.  Catering available through FAST program.

The Salvation Army Lower Eastern Shore

Phone: 410-749-7771

Executive Director:  Capts. Matthew & Christina Trantham – matthew.trantham@uss.salvationarmy.org

Website: https://salvationarmypotomac.org/salisbury/

Youth sports programs, after-school care, and summer camp. Senior citizen social activities and Pickleball Club. Emergency assistance for those in crisis, food pantry, and utility and rental assistance.

Worcester County GOLD

Phone: 410-667-6830

Executive Director: Nicholas Cranford Phone

Email: WorcesterCountyGOLD@gmail.com

Website: https://worcestergold.org/

GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity) provides emergency financial aid and basic needs items for Worcester County residents with low-income. Services include, rental and utility assistance, emergency food, and items for infants, children, and vulnerable adults. GOLD special programs include, Summer Activities for At-Risk Youth, School Supplies for Students, Thanksgiving Turkey Meals, and Helping Hands for the Holidays.

The Homeless Alliance for the Lower Shore (HALS) Resource Guide

This guide is created by the Homeless Alliance for the Lower Shore (HALS) and serves as a resource guide for Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset Counties. Please reference and/or print this PDF for updated information as of August 2021.

HALS Resource Guide Aug. 2021