Dove Center

24-Hour Hotline: (301) 334-9000
Business Office: (301) 334-6255
Toll-Free: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

  • Temporary, Safe Shelter
  • Advocacy (Support)
  • Support and Educational Groups
  • Parenting Skills Classes
  • Counseling

Garrett County Behavioral Health Authority/Local Management Board

Address: 1025 Memorial Drive Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: (301) 334-7440

Facilitate the continuance of a consumer focused mental health system in Garrett County. Work with community partners to plan, coordinate, and monitor health and human services programs to improve outcomes for children and families.

Garrett County Health Department

Address: 1025 Memorial Drive Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: (301) 334-7777

Behavioral Health
For information or appointments, call 301-334-7680 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Evening hours by appointment. Grantsville Clinic: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.

Dental Clinic
For information or appointments, call 301-334-7660 Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

Family Planning Clinic
For information or appointments to this clinic, call 301-334-7770 Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00 pm.

Overseas Travel Immunization
For information or appointments to this clinic, call 301-334-7770 Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00 pm.

STI/Communicable Disease Clinic
For information or appointments to this clinic, call 301-334-7770 Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00 pm.


Medicaid Health Insurance Coverage

Smoking Cessation Courses

Garrett Regional Medical Center

Address: 251 North 4th Street Oakland, MD 21550

Phone: (301) 533-4000


Medicare Plans Patient Resource Center



Garrett County Department of Social Services

Address: 12578 Garrett Highway, Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: (301) 533-3000

  • Food Stamps
  • Temporary Cash Assistance
  • Energy Assistance

Garrett Transit Service (GTS)

To schedule a ride call (301) 533-9010 or Toll-Free 1-888-877-8403.

Garrett County Community Action

Address: 104 East Center Street, Oakland, Maryland 21550
Phone: 1-888-877-8403 or (301) 334-9431

  • Office of Home Energy Programs
  • Heating Assistance
  • Bill Payment (EUSP)
  • Community Energy Fund
  • Fuel Fund Donation Program
  • Columbia Gas Heat Share
  • EUSP Arrearage Program

Health & Wellness Services- Counseling & Behavioral Health Services

Address: 69 Wolf Acres Drive, Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: 301-533-2190

Mary Browning Senior Center

Days of Operation: Mon., Wed., Fri.
Hours: 8:30 – 4:30
Phone: (301) 334-9431, ext. 134

  • Housing development
  • Rental Assistance

Mountain Haven

Address: 315 Dawson Avenue, Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: 301-334-1314

Maryland Tobacco Quit Line

Live counselors 24/7
Phone: 1-800-784-8669


Garrett County Sheriff’s Office

Address: 311 E Alder St, Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: (301) 334-1911


The McHenry State Police Barracks

Address: 67 Friendsville Rd, McHenry, MD 21541
Phone: (301) 387-1101

Both locations are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Food Connect

(240) 321-5919

Oakland Location:
St. Peter the Apostle Parish
208 S. Fourth St., Oakland, MD 21550
Second Wednesday of the month 10:00am-12:00pm

Grantsville Location:
St. Ann’s Catholic Church
12814 New Germany Rd, Grantsville, MD 21536 Last Thursday of the month 10:00am-12:00pm
No income guidelines, register before receiving food.


House of Hope

(301) 334-2357
202 South Fourth St., Oakland, MD 21550

Call before noon to set up an appointment time Locations in Oakland, Deer Park, Hoyes, and Grantsville. 
Also helps with fuel/utilities, shelter, medical, and other unmet needs


Mt. Top Food Pantry

(301) 334-3358 or (301) 616-8666
447 Old Crellin Road, Oakland, MD 21550

Food, Clothing and Furniture
Mainly benefits Seniors and Veterans
Must meet WIC income guidelines
By appointment, $11 donation required for free food


S.I.N.G Food Pantry
Garrett College
687 Mosser Rd, McHenry, MD 21541

Every Thursday 2:00-5:00pm, beginning at midterm. Open to the community.
Also provides transportation to medical services, school supplies, toiletries, winter clothing.


Calvary Tabernacle

(301) 616-3046
27893 Garrett Hwy, Accident, MD 21520

Call for dates and times.
Box by family size, donation of $5 per family. Must pre-register, serving Northern Garrett County from the 219 Bridge going north.


Loch Lynn Church of God

(301) 334-3221
8649 Gorman Rd, Oakland, MD 21550

Non–perishable food, Open to the community. Call to make an appointment.


Senior Citizen Food Project

(301) 334-4242 or (301) 334-5684
318 East Oak St, Oakland, MD 21550

Call to make an appointment, serving senior citizens.


It’s in the Bag!

(301) 334-2510
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
126 Liberty St, Oakland, MD 21550

Serving Garrett County Public schools, program fills backpacks with food to send home with children on the weekends.

Community Dinners:

House of Hope

(301) 334-2357
Monthly Spaghetti Dinners
202 South Fourth St, Oakland, MD 21550

Call for dates and times.


Loch Lynn Church of God

(301) 334-3221
Feed the Flock Ministry
8649 Gorman Rd, Oakland, MD 21550

First Wednesday of the month (March – November) 4:00-7:00 pm


Oak Park Church of the Brethren

(301) 334-2243

110 Church Lane, Mountain Lake Park, MD 21550 Last Wednesday of the Month 4:30 – 6:30 pm


St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church

(301) 334-2510
“Stephen’s Table” Community Suppers 126 E. Liberty St., Oakland, MD 21550

Next-to-last Thursday of the Month 4:30 to 6:00 pm


Divine Hope Church

(240) 321-4673
110 Weber Rd., Oakland, MD 21550

Monthly Community Soup Kitchen
3rd Tuesday of the month 4:00-6:30pm


Christ Lutheran Church

(301) 895– 3463

Weekly Community Meal
180 Main Street, Grantsville, MD 21536
Every Sunday after Bluegrass Service 5pm


Hoyes United Methodist Church

(301) 987-9059
43 Hoyes Rd, Oakland, MD 21550

Monthly Free Spaghetti Dinners
Fourth Friday of the Month (March- October) 5:00-7:00 pm


GC Senior Nutrition Program

(301) 334-9431
Garrett Co. Community Action
104 East Center St, Oakland, MD 21550

Meals offered daily at 5 sites throughout Garrett County. For senior citizens who have a physical or mental disability that prohibits them from preparing meals. Home delivered meal participants can also receive an in-home well-check by a registered nurse. Donations are encouraged. Call to register.


Free Summertime Lunches for Kids Under Age 18

June, July, August
Garrett Co. Board of Education

Summer Feeding Program
No income guidelines; Locations across Garrett Co. Mondays – Fridays; Times vary by location