Family Centers and Emergency Financial Assistance

Help should always be close to home. Our family centers offer a wide-range of services that address short-term emergencies such as eviction notices and utility cut-offs. Staff also help connect each client with the right services for long-term success, including credit repair, employment training, education, health services and more.

Resource Guides for each ward and county in the Archdiocese of Washington are available here - these guides include programs outside of Catholic Charities.

Washington, DC

Open to all DC residents, Our Southeast Family Center is located at 2812 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE. It offers emergency rental and utility assistance (ERAP), support for mothers struggling with cancer and access to many programs and one-on-one case management.

Our Family Support Services in northwest DC assist immigrants and their families in need. We can help you find access to food, clothing, shelter, employment, health care and publicly funded health insurance. 

Prince George's County

Our Family Preservation Program works with families in crisis who have abused or neglected a child to ensure the child is safe and then work with parents to create a safer and more nurturing home. This service is available to families who have been referred from the Prince George's Department of Family Services.

Montgomery County, MD

Open to all Montgomery County residents, McCarrick Family Center provides emergency rental and utility assistance, groceries from the food pantry, budget and parenting classes, financial support for single mothers struggling with cancer and access to many programs and one-on-one case management.

Our Family Support Services in Gaithersburg, MD assist immigrants and their families in need. We can help you find access to food, clothing, shelter, employment, health care and publicly funded health insurance. 

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Catholic Charities

924 G St., NW, Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 772-4300
Communications@CatholicCharitiesDC.org

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