Do You Need Help?

Do you need some support?  We’re here to help you.  Please come by our Drop-In Center (7728 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, MD, Monday-Friday, 9:00 – 12:30, M/W/F 2:00-5:00, Tu/Th 3:00-5:00), where we offer a wide range of services:

  • Access to our Outreach Team for people experiencing homelessness;
  • Eviction and Utility Shut-off Prevention;
  • Referrals to our Clothing Closet (details below);
  • Sign up for our Shower Program;
  • Information about our daily Meal Program (details below);
  • Mail service;
  • A phone for your use;
  • Hot coffee and a snack;
  • A bathroom;
  • Psychiatric assistance;
  • Limited medical prescription assistance; and always,
  • A warm welcome.

Meal Program:  Every two weeks, our weekday lunch program shifts location between two churches.   Our Saturday lunch and Sunday dinner program are always in the same locations.  All are within an easy walk of our main office; no need to sign up.

Specific locations, days, and times are provided below.

Members of the community interested in volunteering with us should call our office (301.907.9244) Monday-Friday to check availability, or email us at

The 1st through the 15th of every month, lunch is served Monday through Friday from 12:45-1:45 p.m:

The Church in Bethesda
5033 Wilson Lane
Bethesda, Maryland 20814

The 16th through the end of every month, lunch is served Monday through Friday from 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church
8011 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
(Lunch is served at 8006 Glenbrook Road—the red house on church property)

Every Saturday, lunch is served from 11:00 to 12:00:

Bethesda Presbyterian
7601 Clarendon Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814

Every Sunday, dinner is served from 5:00 to 5:50:

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
7500 Pearl Street
Bethesda, Maryland 20814

Clothing Closet:  Open Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30-11:30.  Come by our Drop-In Center for a referral and directions.

Shower Program:  Sign up at our Drop-In Center.

Comments (4)

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    I just wanted to let you know that if one clicks on “Resources” and then “Community Resources” there is an error message.
    Also, on the Community Resources page the Bethesda Help link actually goes to AA


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    Bethesda Cares


    Thanks so much, Hailey. We’ve fixed those links :)


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    john clopein


    I’m homeless help please John Clopein.


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    Allison Mitchell


    I’m a homeless teenager. I need help. What help will you give me?


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Bethesda, MD 20814
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