Services Provided
  • Access to higher education and/or career training
  • Weekly life skills workshops
  • Monthly support groups
  • Intensive case management meetings, weekly, with Family Advocate
  • Network of community resources
  • Volunteer mentoring
Eligibility
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Custody of one or more minor children
  • Homeless or imminently at risk of homelessness
  • Income of 30% of AMI or less
  • Willing and able to pursue education or job training
  • Able to provide proof of income
  • Working or diligently pursuing employment
  • Frederick County resident
  • Eligible for public housing
Opportunity to Serve on Board Committees
Are you concerned about homelessness and poverty in Frederick? You can help! Advocates for Homeless Families, a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower motivated families to overcome homelessness, is seeking new Board committee members for a one- or more- years to serve on Board committees and to further our mission to achieve permanent solutions to homelessness in Frederick County.

Applicants should submit a resume and letter of interest to Ken Allread, Advocates for Homeless Families, 216 Abrecht Place, Frederick, MD 21701. If you have any questions, please call 301-662-2003 or email Ken Allread at [email protected]. The letter should highlight the applicant’s qualifications that will contribute to Advocates mission.