Additional Community Resources during Covid 19

 

 

 

FOOD RESOURCES

COLUMBIA COMMUNITY CARE 

Pick up 7 days/week, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Columbia Community Care

Food pick-up locations:

  • Swansfield ES

  • Cradlerock ES/Lake Elkhorn MS

  • Howard HS

  • Oakland Mills HS

  • Wilde Lake MS

 

  • Food pick-up dates have been extended. Effective 4/25, our donation sites will be closed on Sundays.

  • Sites will be open Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

  • Also, please note that we will close our sites in the event of a forecast of severe weather or lightning. The safety of our families and our volunteers is our main concern. 

 

HOWARD COUNTY FOOD BANK

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 1:00-4:00 p.m.

  • Wednesday 5:00-8:00 p.m. by appointment only

  • Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. by appointment only

 

If it is your first time, bring ID and proof of HoCo residency. You will received prepackaged food (instead of shopping in the food bank)

9385 Gerwig Lane

Columbia 21046

Food Assistance 

 

FISH of HOWARD COUNTY 

FISH of Howard Co

410-964-8660; Call and leave a message for a return call.

 

FISH Emergency Services:

  • Food (7-10 day supply delivered to clients’ homes)

  • Limited financial aid for:  Rent-Utilities-Fuel Oil-Other Emergencies

  • Financial aid for prescriptions

  • Personal hygiene, laundry, paper supplies

  • Follow-up calls to clients with ongoing needs

  • Information & ReferraL

 

HOWARD COUNTY REACT

Howard County React

410-782-0432

This service is intended to assist Howard County citizens that cannot leave their homes during the COVID-19 crisis and are having trouble getting groceries delivered in a timely fashion.  To get started:

 

  1. Place your order for PICKUP with any Howard County Safeway, Harris Teeter, or Walgreens (Medications only)

  2. Please set up a pickup date and time at least 24 hours in advance

  3. Once you place your order, please fill out the form below

  4. When the form is completed, a representative from Howard County REACT will touch base with you shortly

 

If you are having trouble placing your request, please call 410-782-0432.

 

Date

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 9:00pm