What are you looking for?
All services are listed in order by National, Statewide, Regional, County & City
Maryland includes the Washington D.C. Area
Essentials (food pantries, financial assistance, household wares, vouchers, etc)
Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory
National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast
National- vision care- One Sight
Statewide- free clinics- Directory
National- Affordable Housing
National- Family Promise
National- For Rent By Owner
National- Low Income Apartments
National- housing authority directory- Public Housing
National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room
Statewide- Community Housing Partners
Baltimore- Baltimore Outreach
Baltimore- Hiding Place
Baltimore- ICNA Relief
Hyattsville- St. Ann’s Center
Ocean City- Diakonia
Ridgely- St. Martin’s Ministries
Sabillasville- Hope Alive Inc.
National- extended hours- Care.com
National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies
Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center
National- Mom Trusted
National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity
National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections
Statewide- National Head Start Association
Hyattsville- St. Ann’s Child Care Center
Programs Explained: Terms
Crisis Centers/Baby Items
National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family
National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project
National- diapers- Cloth for All
National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil
National- free samples- Everyday Family
National- National Diaper Bank Network
National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One
National- cloth diapers- Share the Love
National- rewards program- Similac
National- crib alternative- The Baby Box
Statewide- diapers, wipes, formula- Cuddle Me Program
Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle
National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange
National- car donation program- Cars 4 Christmas
National- feminine hygiene- Cloth for All
National- backpack program- Feeding America
National- food bank directory- Feeding America
National- food assistance- Food Finder
National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars
National- trade clothing- Rehash
National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance
National- various assistance- Society of St. Vincent de Paul
National- job search for moms- The Mom Project
National- various assistance- The Salvation Army
National- rideshare- Zimride
Statewide- car award program- Vehicles for Change
Statewide- Operation Backpack (includes DC)- Volunteers of America
Elkton- showers, mail, laundry, etc.- Mary Randall Day Center
Elkton- daily meals- Meeting Ground Inc.
Ridgely- energy assistance, food pantry- St. Martin’s Ministries
National- pregnancy and post partum- My Red Tent
National- Parents Without Partners
National- Postpartum Support International
National- Single and Parenting
National- Single Mom
National- The Life of a Single Mom
I don’t see my city?
Don’t worry. There are resource links added to the website every day and it’s possible that your area has not been researched yet. If the administrator is not currently working on other projects, your city can be made a priority. Please contact the page here.
Putative Father Registry
There is no Putative Father Registry at this time.
Consent to adoption is not valid unless the consent is given after the prospective adoptee is born.
A parent may revoke consent to adoption under this Part III of this subtitle at any time within the later of:
(i) 30 days after the parent signs the consent; or
(ii) 30 days after the adoption petition is filed.
End An Adoption Plan
If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:
Pay It Forward
If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.
Recommend a Service
Know a service applicable to moms and children in this state, but it’s not listed? Please share it by contacting the page: Here.
*This page does not provide legal advice