COVID-19 UPDATE: Prescription assistance is available for those needing help with medications and anyone in need may call 240.446.9649 for additional information.
1.) PRESCRIPTION ASSISTANCE: Provides pharmacy assistance to Frederick County residents. An active prescription with the name of drug, dosage, quantity and supply indicated, mental health medication referral (if applicable), proof of household income and expenses. NOTE: Unable to provide assistance for controlled substances or narcotics.
2.) DENTAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency dental assistance to residents of Frederick County who are in active dental pain, when funding is available. Participating dental providers can conduct simple procedures such as extractions or fillings. They do not provide root canals, cleanings, or dentures. Clients must fall under income requirements to be eligible. Applicants must provide proof of income, expenses, and dental need.
3.) EYEGLASS ASSISTANCE: Assistance provided by the Lions Club. Must complete an application and provide income verification through Religious Coalition.
- Shelter Fax 240-215-3018
Agency: Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs
Languages Available: American Sign Language, English
Payment Description: None.
Intake and Eligibility: Low-income families and individuals without insurance. Will assist with prescriptions up to 4 times a year.