Labor of Love Human
Services include, but are not limited to:
Our lab is free and open to the public for persons to develop their cover letter and resume, conducting job searches, and maintaining communication with potential employers. The computer lab is open each weekday from 9am - 4:30pm.
Emergency food is available to residents, by providing a 3-day supply of staples and meats. To supplement pantry items, produce and other food distributions occur multiple times each month. The pantry is open each weekday from 9am - 5pm.
Our closet provides casual and professional wear for men and women. Donations are accepted year-round.
Free tax preparation services are available on certain days during the tax season of January - April of every year to assist persons in completing their federal and state tax returns. This is an IRS-certified site through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. Appointments can be made by clicking here. This service is done through a partnership with LifeStyles of Maryland, Inc.
Based upon a client intake process, persons may be eligible to receive assistance with rent/mortgage, utilities, and other emergency care needs. We work directly with the Department of Social Services who provides specific referrals to our staff.
Advocacy and Referrals
We partner with other agencies to refer clients who may be best served by another organization. We advocate on behalf of clients who may not be able to effectively state their case for additional support or services. We also assist persons with applying for SNAP (food stamp) benefits. Please click here for a resource list for Maryland and the District of Columbia.
We provide a fun and interactive time for seniors to enjoy food and fellowship every Tuesday and Thursday from 10am – 2pm. Special guests and presenters provide resource information to participants.
As part of the Health Enterprise Zone (HEZ) we offer information and resources through our partnerships that target the overall health and well-being of individuals in our community.