The Salvation Army helps an average of 80,000 people from our community every year.  We partnered with donors and friends to meet human needs without discrimination. We offer real hope every day through emergency assistance and social services support, and homeless outreach services at two locations in the District of Columbia. This includes

  • Providing a safe space and compassionate support;
  • Addressing a family or individual’s immediate needs;
  • Respecting the dignity of everyone we serve;
  • Caring for the whole person; and,
  • Offering long-term solutions to break the cycle of chronic crises.

Services Provided

  • Eviction Prevention (rental or mortgage assistance)
  • Utility Shut-off Prevention (electric, gas and heating)
  • Food and Nutrition Assistance (pantry/non perishable food)

Social Services Office Hours

Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

District Social Services

For residents of DC Wards 1-6

1434 Harvard Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009

For residents of DC Wards 7 and 8

2300 Martin Luther King Jr Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20032