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NCCI Families Moving Forward Food Pantry

Address: 2000 Rhode Island Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20018 Phone: (202) 558-1800 Details: every 2nd and 4th Thursday from 10am-4pm. All residents welcomed (must show proof).

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Psychiatric Institute of Washington

Address: 4228 Wisconsin Avenue NW Washington, DC 20016

Phone: (202) 885-5610

Fax: (202) 885-5614


Details: provides 24/7 clinical assessment center that provides crisis stabilization, psychotherapy and psychopharmacology, individual and group therapy, family support, classroom educational services, therapeutic recreation activities, and more.

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Sasha Bruce Youthwork

Address: 741 8th Street SE Washington, DC 20003

Phone: (202) 547-7777 (hotline) (202) 675-93401 (general information)

Details: provides youth with safe homes, life skills and workforce and educational opportunities


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Adult Protective Services

Address: 64 New York Avenue NE – 4th Floor, Washington, DC 20002

Phone: (202) 541-3950 This is the APS hotline; available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Operating Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:45 am – 4:45 pm; walk-ins accepted


Details: provides a variety of…

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Just 4 Us Foundation

Address:  721 48th Street NE, Suite B, Washington, DC 20019

Phone: (202) 455-4371


Details:  Provides programming for children with special needs, at-risk youth, families and individual in the community. Services include: family reunification, housing support, youth development, cultural arts, homeless outreach and youth mental health first…

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Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment (SAFE)

Address (Administrative Office Only) :  PO Box 7412, Washington, DC 20044

Administrative Office Phone: (202) 506-2901 (no advocates available)


Domestic Violence Intake Center NW: DC Superior Court – 500 Indiana Avenue NW Room 4550, Washington, DC 20001

Phone: (202) 879-0720

Fax: (202) 879-1191

Hours: Mondays 8:00 am-4:00 pm, Tuesday – Friday…

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Crime Victims Compensation Program

Address:  DC Court Building A, 515 5th Street NW, Room 109, Washington, DC 20001

Phone:  (202) 879-4216

Fax: (202) 879-4230


Details:  The Crime Victims Compensation Program is funded by fines and fees paid to the DC Courts. Monies are used to compensate victims for…

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Bethesda Cares

Address:  7728 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone:  (301) 907-9244

Fax: (301) 652-1781


Details:  Community outreach for the homeless and a safety net for those at risk of eviction or utility shut-off.  Services include:  outreach, emergency assistance, meal program, clothing closet, prescription assistance and psychiatric services….

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Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive (H.I.P.S.)

Address:  1309 Rhode Island Avenue, NE , #2B, Washington, DC, 20018

Phone: (202) 232-8150

Hotline: 1-800-676-HIPS



Details: Provides comprehensive program for  sex workers, drug users and their communities.  Services include: education, advocacy, crisis response, treatment adherence, HIV/HCV testing, syringe access, hotline, LGBT hotline, support groups,…

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Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services

Address (main office):  1761 Old Meadow Road, Suite 100, McLean VA, 22102

Phone: (703) 536-9000

Fax: (703) 448-3723

TTY: (703) 790-0582

CrisisLink Hotline: (800) 273-TALK



Details:  Provides skills training and supports so individuals living with mental illness, substance use disorders, mild intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum…

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Ramona’s Way

Address:  United Medical Center – 1328 Southern Avenue, SE, Suite 311, Washington, DC 20032

Phone: (202) 257-6790  (24-hr hotline)


Details:  Provides holistic services to women who abuse substances and are survivors of emotional, physical and/or sexual abuse.  Services include: crisis intervention, counseling and…

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The Virginia Williams Family Resource Center

Address: 920 Rhode Island Avenue, NW

Office: (202) 526-0017

Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:30 am to 4 pm; Closed Fridays

Shelter Hotline:  1-800-535-7252

Details:  Serves as a site for families to apply for emergency rental assistance, temporary shelter, housing, TANF, food stamps Medicare and childcare subsidy.

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Catholic Charities

Address:  924 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

Office:  (202) 722-4300


Details:  Provides a multitude of assistance programs for individuals across the DC Metropolitan area including:  food, medical and dental, employment readiness, adult education, emergency assistance, parenting support, shelter, housing and substance abuse.

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SOME (So Others Might Eat)

Address:  71 O Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

Office:  (202) 797-8806

Fax: (202) 265-3849


Details:  Provides a range of services for the homeless and poor in Washington, DC.  Services include:  food, clothing, showers, housing, job training, addiction treatment, counseling and other supports.

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Good Hope House

Address:  1715 V Street SE, Washington, DC 20020

Office: (202) 678-4084

Alternate office: (301) 490-9906

Fax: (202) 678-4080


Details:  Provides transitional housing and support to families recovering from homelessness and addiction.

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My Sister’s Place

Address: P.O. Box 29596 Washington, DC 20017

Office: (202) 529-5261

Fax: (202) 529-5984

Hotline: (202) 529-5991


Details:  Provides supportive programs, counseling, education and advocacy to all survivors of domestic violence.  Offers confidential emergency shelter and transitional-to-permanent housing to battered women and their children.

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Housing Counseling Services

Address:  2410 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20009

Office: (202) 667-7006

Rental Assistance Hotline:  (202) 667-7339

Fax: (202) 462-5305


Details:  Provides free training, counseling, technical assistance, and advocacy for tenants, homebuyers, homeowners, and the homeless.

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District Alliance for Safe Housing (DASH) Resource Center

Address:  5321 First  Place NE, Washington, DC 20011

Office:  (202) 742-1728


Details:  Provides support, information and resources on housing  and housing search for victims/survivors of domestic violence.

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Bread for the City

Address:  1525 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

Office: (202) 265-2400

Alternate location: 1640 Good Hope Road SE 20020

Alternate Phone: (202) 561-8587


Details:  Provides comprehensive services, including food, clothing, medical care, and legal and social services.

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The Women’s Collective

Address:  1331 Rhode Island Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20018

Office:  (202) 483-7003

Fax:  (202) 483-7330


Details:  Provides case management, clothing, support therapy, emergency assistance,  support groups, education and awareness for women who are living with HIV.

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