Clients benefit from ongoing contact with case-management staff to support them in their independence, including counseling, referrals to community-based services, and advocacy. Upon exiting the residential and non-residential programs, clients benefit from ongoing contact with case-management staff to support them in their independence. Services include counseling, referrals to community-based services, and advocacy as needed for a minimum of 90 days. Our goal is to provide active...
Eligibility: Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence Women/Girls
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, US (202) 328-6608
Category: Care Money Education
Eligibility: Parents Families
A unique program that empowers men to hold each other accountable and overcome dangerous, destructive behavior The Batterer Intervention Program (BIP) – Through a 24 week intensive program facilitated by licensed clinicians, MSP staff work with batterers, providing a safe community place to learn about healthy relationships, how to become accountable for their own violent and abusive behavior, and how to replace violence and abuse with positive and healthy behaviors. The program...
1436 U St NW, Washington, DC 20009, US (202) 529-5261
Category: Care Education
Eligibility: Perpetrator of Intimate Partner Violence Men/Boys
Each year thousands of children are plagued by learning loss at the close of Public Schools for the summer. With few activities, most of them experience a summer that will create an education barrier when they return to the classroom for the fall. The Y BELL Power Scholars Academy at YMCA of Metropolitan Washington offers a program that seeks to solve the achievement gap problem of our youth by providing vigorous academics and STEM activities five days a week for 6-8 weeks each summer.
Category: Childcare Education
Eligibility: Youth (6-12)
Our certified nurse midwives are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to accommodate your baby’s arrival schedule. Our eight midwives support births at Washington Hospital Center and at our free-standing birth center, Family Health and Birth Center. The birth center option is available to eligible low-risk women each month and provides a relaxed and caring setting for you to give birth on your terms, in the two beautiful, home-like birth rooms. If you are a current patient...
801 17th Street, NE , Washington, DC 20002, US (202) 398-5520
Eligibility: Pregnant Health Conditions
Chloe House is a group home for teenage girls referred by the DC Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services. It offers residential care, counseling, and life skills development activities including educational and employment opportunities. Chloe House was named for Tabara Chloe, a former participant of several Sasha Bruce Youthwork programs who established a life-long relationship with the organization.
701 Maryland Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002, US (202) 547-7777, (202) 675-9340
Category: Housing Care
Eligibility: Women/Girls Teens (13-19)
Mamatoto Village provides a variety of classes that can assist you in almost every aspect of the pregnancy, childbirth and parenting. Sharing information in small class settings, our instructors are certified, knowledgeable and experienced. More than just a useful source of evidence based information, Mamatoto Village Childbirth Classes provide a source of preparation, learning, relaxation, discovery and support.
311 47th Street NE, Washington, DC 20019, US (202) 248-2877, (202) 248-3434
Eligibility: Parents Pregnant
Our community-based resource centers are designed to provide a large array of services and support for Ward 8 individuals and families. Our full-time staff focuses on providing resources necessary to put children and families is the best possible position to be stable and successful.
The District of Columbia government sponsors an array of health promotion services and free cancer screening. Additional efforts are being made to increase access to quality care, increase awareness about the importance of timely detection, and improve palliative and end-of-life care. The Striving for Wellness Program provides comprehensive cancer education for the gay and lesbian, Hispanic, Ethiopian and Vietnamese community. If you are interested in using these materials to educate...
Eligibility: Cancer Health Conditions
Unity understands that having a health care provider that can communicate to you in your language helps to make a medical appointment less stressful. That is why Unity offers CODA, a clinic specializing in deaf patient care with a provider fluent in ASL at Upper Cardozo Health Center on the 1st Friday of each month from 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM.
3020 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20009, US (202) 469-4699
DC Healthy Start is a federally funded program for the residents of the District of Columbia that provides support and referrals for services and resources for all women, parents and infants up to 2 years of age. The program aims to improve birth outcomes for infants and women of child bearing age. You can receive the following services through DC Healthy Start: - Care Coordination/Case Management Services - Reproductive Life Planning - Health Education - Health and Wellness...
899 N Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20002, US (202) 442-5955
899 North Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20002, US 202-442-5955, 202-442-4795
Category: Understand Mental Health Mental Health Evaluation One-on-One Support Health Education Family Planning Home Visiting Navigating the System Pregnancy Tests Parenting Education Health Care Disability Screening Education
Eligibility: Young Adults (20-30) Parents Pregnant Age Group Families With Children Health Conditions Household Role Infants and Toddlers (0-2) Teens (13-19) Adults (31-54)
The DC Prevention Center for Wards 5 & 6 is a collaborative venture in conjunction with the Department of Health (DOH), Addiction Prevention and Recovery Administration (APRA), and Sasha Bruce Youthwork. Our vision is to support a healthy and drug free District of Columbia where all children are safe, drug free and connected and supported by a network of caring families, community organizations, and faith based organizations. As we identify prevalent risk factors within Wards 5 & 6...
1022 Maryland Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002, US (202) 546-4900
LAYC’s hosts the DC Prevention Center Wards 1 & 2 (DCPC), an initiative of the DC Department of Behavioral Health (DBH), serving as a dynamic hub that engages, supports, and helps connect the many community elements that are needed for promoting healthy children, youth, and families as well as a drug-free District of Columbia. The theme of the DCPC: “Strong Communities…It’s About Youth, Families, and Caring Adults.” The DCPC is designed to strengthen and mobilize...
1419 Columbia Rd NW, Washington, DC 20009, US (202) 319-2225, (202) 462-5696
Category: Care Education
The National Diabetes Prevention Program is a proven program that can help you prevent or delay type 2 diabetes. One in three Americans have prediabetes. Without weight loss or moderate physical activity, many people can develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years. “So many people in our community have prediabetes and diabetes,” said Vince Keane, CEO & President of Unity Health Care. “The Diabetes Prevention Program offers a real chance to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes by...
Social workers can help you think things through and make arrangements for your special needs both during your stay and after you leave the hospital. Nurse case managers and social workers are available to assist you and your family to make arrangements for post-hospital care. The staff can help you arrange for a nursing home or aftercare facility, suggest physical, financial or emotional support services, arrange for visiting nurse, hospice or other home care services, arrange for...
110 Irving St., NW, Washington, DC 20010, US
Eligibility: Health Conditions
Mary’s Center recognizes the deep and lasting effects of domestic violence and we want you to know you are not alone. We are committed to empowering you and your family to live a life free from violence by providing compassionate care and comprehensive support. Our caring staff is trained to subtly look for signs of domestic violence (DV) and will refer you to the Domestic Violence Advocate, Family Support Workers, or a Mary’s Center therapist for mental health services if we...
3912 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20011, US (202) 483-8196, (844) 796-2797
100 Gallatin Street NE, Washington, DC 20011, US (202) 483-8196
Eligibility: Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence
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, US
Category: Emergency Housing Legal Care Money
Located in N Street Village’s flagship building, Eden House is a 51-unit apartment complex that provides affordable housing for low- and moderate-income families and individuals.
1333 N St NW, Washington, DC 20005, US
Category: Housing Care
Eligibility: Homeless Women/Girls
Community of Hope can help you explore affordable health insurance options for you and your family through DC Health Link. Don’t have insurance? Need to change plans? Not sure what kind of coverage you need? Problems enrolling with Medicaid? Get free one-on-one expert help from a Community of Hope Enrollment Assister at any of our locations! Our Enrollment Assisters are DC Health Link Certified trained experts who help you: Navigate the DC Health Link website Review your...
4 Atlantic Street, SW, Washington, DC 20032, US (202) 540-9862, (202) 540-9857, (202) 407-7747
2250 Champlain St NW, Washington, DC 20009, US (202) 213- 1622
Thrive DC’s Evening Program offers a safe, peer supported environment for women and children. Since 1979 we have always reserved dinner for women and their dependents, as they often face the greatest challenges in the face of homelessness and poverty. During the Evening Program, we offer dinner, showers, laundry, emergency groceries, enrichment and therapeutic activities, and a safe place. Evening Schedule Each evening we serve 20 – 40 women and their dependents. The schedule...
1525 Newton St NW, Washington, DC 20010, US (202) 232-0900
Category: Food Care
Eligibility: Youth (6-12) Homeless Women/Girls