Anacostia Family Success Center by Martha's Table

Martha’s Table at The Commons is expanding its community-driven services to better support children and youth, families, and individuals living in Anacostia and surrounding neighborhoods. The center is a one-stop-shop that offers comprehensive resources in health, wellness, education, parenting, and workforce readiness. At the Center, you will meet a passionate team of people who know, love, and stand ready to support their Ward 8 neighbors. Martha’s Table is part of a network...

2375 Elvans Rd. SE, Washington, DC, 20020

Parents Care Money Education Families

COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program (CHAP) by United Planning Organization

Behind in your rent due to Covid-19? Get up to $4,250 to pay 3 months of rent if you fell behind due to the shutdown. Here’s how to qualify: You must be a resident of the District of Columbia Your delinquency must be related to illness or shutdown (you lost a job or business, worked reduced hours, or fell sick) You must have proof of your rental delinquency from the landlord You must earn no more than 80% of the median family income ($67,950 for a single-person household, up to...


East River Family Strengthening Collaborative by East River Family Strengthening Collaborative, Inc. (ERFSC)

Offers case management services including assessments, family visits, school visits, senior meals, youth violence and drug prevention programs, parenting education, and support for grandparents who are caregivers of grandchildren. Case management Senior services Youth services Crisis intervention Housing assistance Fatherhood support Lifeskill training Community engagement Capacity building Technical assistance Parent Education and Support Services Truancy Financial Literacy and Tax...

3917 Minnesota Ave NE, Washington, DC, 20019

Emergency Housing Legal Care Money

EBT by United Planning Organization

For many low-income communities throughout DC, this lack of access to healthy food options makes it even more difficult to properly take care of ourselves and our families. UPO’s Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) program is dedicated to increasing access to healthy food, fighting DC’s childhood hunger epidemic, and educating customers about health, nutrition, and eating right. Like a debit card for grocery shopping, an EBT card can be used in place of cash, checks, or food stamps...

2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032

Food Money

Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) by United Planning Organization

If you are facing eviction and homelessness, UPO can help obtain payment for overdue rent, a security deposit for a new residence, or your first month’s rent at a new home.–need to add for severe cases, first come first serve, etc. They receive tons of requests for this service that doesn’t move them to self-sufficiency. We work with the federal Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) to support the needs of low-income DC residents and their families who are experiencing...

2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032


Foreclosure Prevention by United Planning Organization

Are you late in paying your mortgage or concerned about your ability to pay in the future? We provide free assistance to borrowers in distress. Homeowners who are facing default or have already defaulted too high level on a mortgage may speak with one of our foreclosure prevention counselors or set up a session to discuss their options moving forward.

2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032

Housing Money

Future Independent Living Program (FLIP) by National Center for Children and Families

Since 1995, FILP has prepared male and female youth, ages 16-20 in foster care and juvenile services, to live on their own as productive members of the community. Youth who have been removed from their families are referred to FILP because they are in need of structure, guidance, and support to be successful as they transition out of the child welfare system as young adults. Program participants live in 2-bedroom apartments located in Rockville, Maryland, with access to shopping...

Housing Young Adults Transitioning Out of CFSA Care Teens (13-19) Care Money Education

Futurebound Transitional Housing Program by National Center for Children and Families

A single unaccompanied youth must either seek shelter with family or friends or in the adult shelter system, where they do not receive appropriate support services. The FutureBound Transitional Housing Program model immediately responds to a growing need in the community, serving a full continuum of homeless youth with inadequate workforce and financial planning skills. FTHP provides homeless youth with apartment housing in Rockville, Maryland, a resource-intensive area with direct...

Housing Young Adults Transitioning Out of CFSA Care Teens (13-19) Care Money Education

Homebuyer Workshops by United Planning Organization

Does the mere thought of purchasing a home make you feel confused, overwhelmed, or scared? Our staff of trained professionals is here to help along your housing journey — from research to purchase to home sweet home ! When you attend a UPO homebuyer workshop, our counselors work one on one to help you develop a budget, manage or repair your credit, shop for a home and a lender, make a purchase, and learn how to take care of a new house after you settle in. Our home buying and...

2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032

Housing Money

Supplemental Nutrition for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) by DC Department of Health (DC Health)

WIC is a program that provides the following services to pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and children up to age 5: Nutrition counseling and education Breastfeeding resources and support Nutrient-rich foods (Foods provided by the program supply calcium, protein, iron, and Vitamins A, D, and C.) Immunization assessment and screening Referrals to health and social service providers For women and children over 1-year-old, WIC also provides fresh fruits and vegetables (May...

Young Adults (20-30) Nutrition Education Pregnant Geography Citizenship Disease Screening Government Food Benefits Age Group Low-income Checkup & Test DC Resident Health Conditions Navigating the System Household Role Women/Girls Infants and Toddlers (0-2) Teens (13-19) Undocumented Parenting Education Adults (31-54) Vaccinations Health Care Money Gender Mothers Young Children (3-5) Education Families Income

The Neediest Kid Program (TNK) by National Center for Children and Families

TNK’s premise is simple and profoundly effective. By providing targeted support to a student in need rapidly and discreetly, we can enable that child to focus on school and commit to their own growth as a citizen of a community that is invested in them. Each year, NCCF distributes over $1,000,000 in goods and services to students in need. These items include brand new coats, school uniforms, shoes, school supplies, bedding, grocery store gift cards, personal hygiene products...

6301 Greentree Road, Bethesda, MD, 20817

Care Money

Thrive East of the River Partnership by Martha's Table

The Thrive East of the River partnership is a collaboration between Martha’s Table, Bread for the City, 11th Street Bridge Park, and Far Southeast Family Strengthening Collaborative, designed to address immediate economic instability posed by COVID-19 to DC’s Ward 8 residents with the goal of supporting a total of 500 families. Kicking off with the first 100 families on June 15. Participants will receive, five months of support including weekly groceries, dry goods, and $1,100...

2375 Elvans Rd. SE, Washington, DC, 20020

Goods Food Ward 8 Resident Money

UPO Academic Scholarship by United Planning Organization

College isn’t cheap. We all want our children to have the opportunity to continue their education, but the financial reality often makes that dream difficult to achieve. Since 1990, UPO has helped ease the burden of college hopefuls and their families by awarding scholarships. Currently, UPO gives $10,000 annually to each of 5 deserving DC high school students who want to improve their lives and their community by continuing to learn. We know that being the first in the family to go...

2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032

Money Education

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) by United Planning Organization

Thoughtful tax preparation is essential for you and your family to reach financial security. While most other preparers will charge you and take their fee out of your refund, our trustworthy IRS-certified volunteers and staff always help you for free because that’s part of UPO’s mission. As a community-based nonprofit, we Unite People with Opportunities so they can build a better life. Our volunteers will: Walk you through your credit score Guide you through the tax-preparation...

2907 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032

Tax Preparation Income at or below 60% of Area Median Income (AMI) Money

Data last updated June 2nd 2021