St. Mary’s Outreach Center is housed in the church building that was formerly St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in the central Baltimore neighborhood of Hampden. The Resource and Referral Service at the Outreach Center provides free and confidential services to men and women (55+) in zip code 21211 who are in need of assistance. Our serving area includes the communities of Hampden, Remington, Medfield, Woodberry, Hoes Heights and Wyman Park. Our goal is to spread the word that friendly, caring people provide hands-on assistance with the following:
30% DISCOUNT ON WATER BILL – Age 65 and older, income $25,000 or less per household per year
QUALIFIED MEDICARE BENEFICIARY (QMB) – Helps with Medical bills, co-pays, deductibles and Part B of Medicare ($99.90); income limits $951 or less for an individual.
SPECIAL LOW INCOME MEDICARE BENEFICIARY (SLMB) – Similar to QMB but pays only the Part B premium ($99.90); income limits between $951-$1,281 per month for a single individual.
MARYLAND ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (MEAP) – Helps with gas, electric and fuel bills; based on last 30 day income ($1,588.12 single person, $2,145.20 per couple)
FUEL FUND OF MARYLAND – Assistance with utility bills only after you receive MEAP confirmation; contact the office to apply for the Fuel Fund of Maryland
MEDICARE Part A & B, MEDICARE ADVANTAGE (PART C), MEDICARE PART D (Prescriptions)
RENTERS’ TAX CREDITS - Available to all taxpayers who qualify on the basis of a comparison of their rent to their income. (Feb. 15-Sept. 1, 2012)
HOMEOWNERS’ TAX CREDITS – Available to all taxpayers who qualify on the basis of a comparison of your tax bill to your income. (Feb. 15-Sept. 1, 2012)
PAPERWORK – If you have papers or forms you find difficult to fill in, call and we will help you with them.
In addition, we also provide counseling services, legal aid referrals, food pantry access, food stamps, benefits packages, access to housing, transportation and more.
Call 410-366-3106 for an appointment.