Housing Resources

Local Shelters

Christian Shelter:
334 Barclay Street, Salisbury, MD 21804

Hands and Hearts Ending Homelessness
Location:  Community Building at Park Seventh Day Adventist Church                                                                   31525 John Deere Drive                                                                                                                           Salisbury MD 21804

Hours:  November through the end of April
Contact Information:  443-397-2243   salisburyhheh@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/salisburyhheh

12747 Old Bridge Road, Ocean City, MD 21842

HALO Emergency Shelter
119 South Boulevard, Salisbury, MD 21804
Opens each day at 5:00 pm

Life Crisis Center:
Help Line 2-1-1 available 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
Life Crisis offers emergency shelter for domestic violence victims and families.
410-749-4357 or 1-800-422-0009

Samaritan Ministries:
PO Box 661
814 Fourth Street, Pocomoke, MD 21851

Lower Shore Shelter

12518 Somerset Avenue,  Princess Anne, MD 21853                                                                     443-888-6160

Transitional Housing

12747 Old Bridge Road, Ocean City, MD 21842

Village of Hope:
Location: 1001 Lake Street, Salisbury, MD 21801
PO box 2517 Salisbury MD 21801
410-749-6776 Clinic
410-860-4803 Main Office

Wood Home:
P.O. Box 369 Princess Anne, MD 21853

Supportive Housing Programs

Tri-County Alliance for the Homeless Supportive Homeless Program (TCAH-SHP):
Somerset County Health Dept.
7920 Crisfield Highway
Westover, MD 21871
A supportive permanent housing program serving the disable and homeless residents of
Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester Counties.

Wicomico/Somerset County Shelter plus Care Housing Program:
Wicomico County Health Dept
108 East Main Street
Salisbury, MD 21801

Worcester County Shelter plus Care Housing Program:
Worcester County Health Department
6040 Public Landing Road
Snow Hill, MD 21863

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (formerly Section 8):
503 Race Street, 1st floor, Cambridge, MD 21863
Waitlistcheck.com to check what number you are on the list

MD Housing Search/Department of Housing and Community Development: Housing Assistance
Website to list and search for rental properties throughout the state of Maryland

Joseph House:
812 Boundary Road, Salisbury, MD 21801
P.O. Box 1755, Salisbury, MD 21802

Salisbury Urban Ministries:
326 Barclay Street, Salisbury, MD
P.O. Box 1792, Salisbury, MD 21802
Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. (Food Pantry)
Services: Help with Utilities, rent (with court documentation of eviction), security deposit, prescriptions (if shelters are full)
God’s Kitchen: Soup kitchen, every Saturday from 11:15 am to 12:30 pm.
Pantry, Soup Kitchen, Housing

Salvation Army:
407 Oak Street, Salisbury, MD 21804
Phone: 410 749-3077

Housing First Salisbury, MD                                                                                                              Phone: 443-754-1119

Shore Up!:
Location: 520 Snow Hill Rd., Salisbury, MD 21804

Emergency Housing Resources for Seniors:


Energy assistance, financial assistance for medications, weatherization and housing

Somerset County Community and Technical Assistance:
Contact Vicky Ford. Rental Assistance Program provides monthly subsidy towards rent if you meet criteria. You must call for an application. If you received TCA contact your work opportunities coordinator for a RAP to work referral.

Landlord Problems

For issues you cannot resolve yourself, call BNI 1-800-487-6007
For advice, law, rights, call MD Low Income Housing Coalition 410-727-4200
If you need someone to speak to your landlord, call American Civil Liberties Union 410-889-8855 or 410-758-1975
For landlord discrimination issues, call MD Commission of Human Relations 410-221-2565, Linda Henry. For building and housing inspections, call 410-548-3130.

Housing Lists

Chestnut Manor Apartments Greenwood Garden Apartments
800 E. Chestnut St. 11374 Greenwood School Road
Delmar, MD 21875 Princess Anne, MD 21853
410-896-2826 410-651-2539

Ruark Rentals Lee Smith Rentals
4920 Snow Hill Road 1530 N. Salisbury Blvd.
Salisbury MD 21804 Salisbury, MD 21801
410-548-1859 410-742-2016

Cannon Property Management Lex Abbott Real Estate
106 Circle Ave #114 1000 E. Main St.
Salisbury, MD 21801 Salisbury M, 21804
410-749-5179 443-735-2086

Glen Gardens Apartments Insley Rentals
318 Glen Ave #100 528 Riverside Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804 Salisbury, MD 21801
410-742-2859 410-742-8121

Eastwood Village Weisner Real Estate
5290 Eastwood Circle 1323 #5a Mt Hermon Rd
Salisbury, MD 21801 Salisbury, MD 21804
410-749-3533 410-742-7141

Mitchell Landing Apartments
Contact: Sue Walls
135 Mitchell Rd
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 24
Units rent $415-455 plus 5 hours of community service per month.
*Partnership Program.

Milford Twilley Rental Management
602 N. Salisbury Blvd.
Salisbury, MD 21801

Pemberton Manor Apartments
Contact: Caneka Meekins
1017 Fairground Drive
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 209
Units rent from $575-$775
*Section 8 Subsidized

North Park Gardens Apartments
304 Glen Avenue
Salisbury, MD 21804

State Street Station Apartments Kelark and Company
10th Street 104 N. Fruitland Blvd
Delmar, MD 21875 Fruitland, MD 21826
410-896-9100 410-742-0300

Eastgate Village Apartments
Contact: Sue Walls
1701 Eastgate Drive #10
Salisbury, MD 21804
Number of Unit in Complex: 60
Units rent from $375-$450
*Elderly Housing, Section 8 subsidized

Waterside Apartments
1117 Parsons Road
Salisbury, MD 21801

Edgewood Manor Apartments
Contact: Courtney McCabe
106 Edgewood Ave
Fruitland, MD 21826
Number of Units in Complex: 10
Unit Rent is base in value of Section 8 Voucher
*Section 8 subsidized

Homes at Foxfield
Contact: Erika Hall
100 Foxfield Circle
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 112
Unit rent range $453-775
*Low to moderate income housing, accepts Section 8 Vouchers, Tax Credit Community.

Leonard Apartments
Contact: Arturo Rincon
800 Booth St.
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 64
Unit rent based on income, $250-$500.
*Section 8 Subsidized.

Moss Hill Townhouses
Contact: Kelly Salerno
407 Moss Hill Lane
Salisbury, MD 21804
Number of Units in Complex: 200
Unit rent is based on income and family size, average $352-$560
*Some units receive Section 8 existing rent subsidies.

Pine Bluff Village Apartments
Contact: Holly or Suzanne
1514 Riverside Drive
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 151
Unit rent is based on income, rents cap out at $627.
*Elderly and disabled, Section 8 subsidized.

Riverside Homes
Contact: Sallie Hicks
519 Alabama Ave
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 75
Unit rent is based on income, average of $90-$250
*Elderly and disabled subsidized housing administered by the Wicomico Housing Authority.

Salisbury Commons
Contact: Dorene Bumpass
105 Winterborn Lane
Salisbury, MD 21804
Number of Units in Complex: 96
Units rent from $520-$695. *Low to moderate income housing.

Schumaker Place Apartments
Contact: Roberta Ward
818 S. Schumaker Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804
Number of units in Complex: 96
Unit rent is based on income, call complex for more information.
*Need to meet income requirements for Tax Credit Housing.

Summit Apartments
115 Church Street
Fruitland, MD 21826

Village at Mitchell Pond
Contact: Peg Beasley
1117 Parsons Road
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 68
Unit rent from $314-$663, based on income.
*Section 8 subsidized.

West Road Apartments
Contact: Rita Todman
1008 East Rd #101
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 56
Unit rent is based on income.
*Section 8 subsidized.

Westbrook Commons
555 West Road
Salisbury, MD 21801

Section 8 Programs


Booth Street Town Houses
Contact Name: Clarie Fortt
Wicomico County Housing Authority
911 Booth Street
Salisbury, MD 21801
Number of Units in Complex: 100
All vacancies filled through waiting list.
Unit rent based on income: Average of $90-$250
*Family subsidized Public Housing administere by the Wicomico County Housing Authority. Total includes 54 three-bedroom, 13 four-bedroom, and 4 five-bedroom units.

Additional Housing Resources

Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County, Inc.
908 W. Isabella St
PO Box 107
Salisbury, MD 21803
*Habitat sells homes at not profit an offers zero-interest mortgages. Habitat partners with families based on need, willingness to partner and ability to repay the loan.

Salisbury Neighborhood Housing Service, Inc. (SNHS)
Executive Director: Cheryl Meadows
560 Riverside Drive Suite A102
Salisbury, MD 21801
410-543-4626, fax 410-543-9204

Affordable Housing Resources

College Lane Apartments
Contact: Kelly Salerno
Phone number: 410-742-3332
Number of Units in Complex: 120
Unit rent from $680-$725.
*12 units proposed for Section 235 Rent Subsidy Program.

Cottages at Riverhouse
Contact: Beverly Steele
1002 Riverhouse Drive
Salisbury, MD 21801
Phone number: 410-334-2229
Number of Units in Complex: 29
Unit rent is based on individual income.
*Low to moderate income seniors, Tax Credit Housing.

Fruitland Apartments
Contact: Rita Todman
Phone number: 410-621-0806
Number of Units in Complex: 36
Unit rent based on income.
*Section 8 subsidized.

Summit (elderly)
Contact: Sue Spicer
Phone number: 302-629-3841 or 1-800-774-6540
Number of Units in Complex: 10
Unit rent is based on individual income, average $704-$869.
*Congregate care, elderly housing, Section 8 subsidized.

Victoria Park @ Sassafras Meadows
Phone number: 410-742-3232
*Elderly housing.

Lakeview Apartments
406 Trinity Drive
Salisbury, MD 21801
Phone number: 410-543-0444
*Elderly Housing.

Country Meadows
1002 Fuller Place
Delmar, DE 19940
Phone number: 302-846-3594
*Income based elderly housing.

Delmar Crossing
600 Magnolia Drive #601
Delmar, DE 19940
Phone number: 302-846-3343
*Income based housing

Calloway Apartments
602 Calloway Street
Salisbury, MD 21804
Phone number:410-860-0550
*Elderly housing.