Gaithersburg HELP does not provide funds directly for rent or utility issues. We provide a block of funding to UMAN (Upper Montgomery Assistance Network) for these concerns. You may call UMAN, however, they will ask that you have gone to HHS (Health and Human Services) in Germantown first.


These organizations provide additional help to our community:

Crisis Center-Montgomery County HHS Program
1301 Piccard Dr., Rockville
240-777-4000

Montgomery County Dept. of Health and Human Services
12900 Middlebrook Rd., Germantown
240-777-4448

Montgomery County 311 Referral Information Line
311

Neighborhood Opportunity Network (NON)
200 Girard St. Suite 203, Gaithersburg
240-773-1151

Upper Montgomery Assistance Network (UMAN)
Rent/Utility issues and referral info
301-926-4422

Manna Food Center
Service limited to once a month.
301-424-1130

Bethesda HELP
301-365-2022

Damascus HELP
301-253-4100

Germantown HELP
301-482-1320

Midcounty United Ministries (MUM)
301-929-8675

Ministries United Silver Spring / Takoma Park (MUSST)
301-495-4699

Olney HELP
301-774-4334

Rockville HELP
301-564-0800

Western Upper Montgomery County HELP (WUMCO)
301-972-8481