Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Emergency Assistance to Families with Children
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Resource Details
Alternate Name Baltimore City DSS, Emergency Assistance to Families with Children, EAFC
Description EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Assists low income families who are experiencing financial crisis. Benefit is limited to a grant of up to  $600 once every two years for families with children under the age of 21, and pregnant women. Emergency grants are provided for disasters, eviction prevention, security deposits, foreclosures, BG&E turn-off notices, water bill turn-off notices, and/or lack of heating fuel and burial assistance. Families must meet income guidelines. Excludes families living in public housing/Section 8.

LOCATIONS:
--DUNBAR/ ORANGEVILLE: 2919 East Biddle Street, 21213

--HILTON HEIGHTS: 500 North Hilton Street, 21229

--HARBOR VIEW: 18 Reedbird Avenue, 21225

--NORTHWEST: 5818 Reisterstown Road, 21215

--NORTH EAST REGION: 2000 North Broadway, 2nd & 3rd Floors, 21213

--PENN-NORTH: 2500 Pennsylvania Avenue, 21217

--SOUTHWEST: 1223 West Pratt Street, 21223
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland
Physical Address Administrative Office 1910 North Broadway
Baltimore MD
21213 United States
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Hours of operation:
Mon: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Disabilities Access Yes.
Program
Eligibility See notes.
Languages Offered Interpreter services available upon request.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information.
Documents Required Call for information. Proof of income and wages, assets, and need. Documentation of household members.
Programs at this agency Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Adult Protective Services
Child Protective Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Recruitment for Foster Care & Adoption Families
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, In-Home Aide Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Project Home
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Temporary Disability Assistance Program
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Social Services to Adults
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Public Assistance to Adults
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Temporary Cash Assistance
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Support Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Eviction Prevention Program


Contact Information
Mailing Address Administrative Office 1910 North Broadway
Baltimore MD
21213 United States
Customer Service Call Center 443-423-6400
Main Contact Title Customer Service Call Center
Main Contact Phone 443-423-6400
Director or Senior Administrator Name
Director or Senior Administrator Title
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