Need help? Here’s what ACTC can do.


  • Groceries every two weeks for anyone living in our service area (scroll down for map and zip code listing)
  • Lunches every weekday for people who are homeless

Food can be picked up Monday to Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at 116 W. Pennsylvania Avenue in downtown Towson. And Wednesdays from 4:00 p.m. to 7 p.m. for groceries only.


Financial Assistance

We are not currently accepting new applications. The application portal will reopen on October 3, 2023. If you have already submitted an application, someone will reach out to you as soon as possible. Our office is open Tuesday-Thursday from 10am – 2pm. Thank you for your patience with our volunteers and the process

Here are some other organizations that may be able to help you

We hope you will come for food.

Homeless Services

  • Weekday lunches
  • Friday pick-up of toiletries and extra food for the weekend
  • Limited referrals for clothing
  • Mail pick-up

Center staff or volunteers can tell you more when you visit.


Re-entry from Prison

In partnership with the Baltimore County Detention Center and Maryland Presbyterian Church, ACTC provides food, transportation, toiletries, household linens, and other services to those re-entering the community on release from prison.


ACTC staff and volunteers will work with you to connect you to other sources of help in our community.

Here are some more ways to get help:

“Bear one another’s burdens.”

Galatians 6:2