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The Interfaith Works Food Hub

In response to the global public health crisis, Interfaith Works is pleased to announce the opening of The Interfaith Works Hub at Twinbrook, which provides food to families in need in the Twinbrook area. The Hub is located in the same building as the Interfaith Works Clothing Center at 751 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville. Interfaith Works … Continue reading The Interfaith Works Food Hub

Temporary Closing of the Interfaith Works Women’s Center

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Interfaith Works Women’s Center will be temporarily closed from Monday, October 26-Friday, November 6, 2020, in order for our team to support the Interfaith Works Emergency Shelter at Coffield Center. Our current IWWC clients will be transitioned to a hotel while we are temporarily closed. Our IWWC clients will continue … Continue reading Temporary Closing of the Interfaith Works Women’s Center

Interfaith Works Rejects HUD Proposed Rules Changes

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) recent action to remove protections for transgender people experiencing homelessness or housing instability is blatantly discriminatory and will deny many homeless individuals the shelter they need and deserve. The 2016 Equal Access Rule required recipients of HUD Community Planning and Development programs to grant access to … Continue reading Interfaith Works Rejects HUD Proposed Rules Changes

Backpack Distribution Sign Up Information

This year in order to continue to practice safe health measures in response to Covid-19. Each family that is in need of a backpack, must sign up for a specific date and time before coming to the Interfaith Works Clothing Center. Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040f4faaa923a64-iwcc Everyone will have 15 minutes to pick a backpack. Please be on time and bring your ID, … Continue reading Backpack Distribution Sign Up Information

Interfaith Works Thanks and Recognizes Council President Sidney Katz and County Council For Working to Protect the Dignity of People With Mental Illness

Interfaith Works thanks and recognizes Council President Sidney Katz and the members of the Montgomery County Council for taking a major step forward to protect the dignity of people with mental illness by investing in six more social workers for the County Mobile Crisis Team to respond to people facing mental health crises. Social workers with mental … Continue reading Interfaith Works Thanks and Recognizes Council President Sidney Katz and County Council For Working to Protect the Dignity of People With Mental Illness