You may be eligible to receive a 3-5 day supply of food from our Food Pantry.
How to Receive Food
Gaithersburg HELP provides food services to Gaithersburg area residents by appointment-only.
Currently guests can pick up food 9 times in a 6 month period.
We strive to provide a nutritious selection of food to our recipients. Here is a list of items that are typically included in food packages:
- Canned or jar goods (vegetables, jelly, fruit, chicken, peanut butter, soup, spaghetti sauce, tuna)
- Rice, pasta, and dried beans
- Eggs and Cheese
- Frozen meats
Note: Dietary or special requests are honored when possible; clients with infants also receive rice cereal and baby food; clients residing in motels receive can openers and disposable utensils and plates, if needed.
Call us today at 301-216-2510 #1 if you are in need of food assistance.
|HOLIDAY GIVING NOTE:
The Holiday Giving Project of Montgomery County is now open. Please contact your case worker, HOC resident counselor or your child’s pupil personnel worker or counselor for a referral.
The deadline for making a referral for a Thanksgiving basket is: October 22, 2018; the deadline for December Holiday basket is: November 19, 2018.
For a referral or for additional information, contact Montgomery County 311 Call Center during regular business hours.