Shepherd's Cove - Capitol Heights, MD

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1400 Doewood Lane
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
: (301) 322-5700
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Description: Emergency Shelter for Women and Children. Our 100–bed emergency facility is operated and monitored 24 hours a day, 365 days a year by caring professionals. Our case management staff uses the Continuum of Care Model, which helps to effectively coordinate and link clients to resources. Our primary goal is to provide a clean and safe environment for our residents with the ultimate goal of their obtaining transitional or permanent housing. Program Services:
Three balanced and nutritious meals every day
Free fully equipped day care (for children 6 weeks – 5 years old)
After–school program (for children 5 to 12 year old)
Permanent and transitional housing assistance
Education and employment services
Transportation assistance
Health care, including mental health and substance–abuse services
Evening and weekend recreational, entertainment and social activities

Supportive Social Services:
Physical and mental health care assistance
Substance abuse counselling
Employment assistance (i.e., job training, searching, placement and retention)
Education (i.e., GED, Microsoft Certified software instructions, and professional trade skill certifications)
Housing (i.e., transitional, permanent and homeownership)
Other supportive services as needed and required

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