Baltimore County, CASH Campaign Launch Benefits Screening Call Center

Call SupportUnder the new initiative, low- and moderate-income Baltimore County residents can call 311 to be connected to federal, state, and local services. 

The Benefits Screening Call Center is a partnership between Baltimore County and the CASH Campaign of Maryland to strengthen the safety net for families suffering economically from the coronavirus pandemic.

From a Baltimore County news release:

The CASH Campaign of Maryland is now offering its benefits screening and support services to County residents. Callers to 311 can request an appointment to receive a confidential and customized screening for over 20 different benefit programs to help them make ends meet and support their financial future.

These programs include:

  • Temporary Cash Assistance
  • Temporary Disability Assistance
  • SNAP (formerly food stamps)
  • Medicaid
  • Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC)
  • Maryland Utility Assistance
  • NeedyMeds (discount pharmacy program)
  • Discounted Cellular and Landline Programs
  • Maryland Children’s Health Program
  • Child Care Subsidy Program
  • Child Support Payment Incentive
  • Free and Reduced Price School Meals
  • Head Start and Early Head Start
  • Renters and Homeowners Tax Credit
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Earned Income Tax Credit

For more information:

Baltimore County Announces Benefits Screening Call Center (news release)