Shepherd’s Table is open every day, providing basic services for people experiencing homelessness or living in poverty. Our services are provided with dignity, compassion and respect for our guests/clients.

All services are provided at:
8106 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Our services support the needs of over 150 individuals per day, and have impacted the lives of more than 65,000 individuals. To support our services, you can make a donation today.

The food service program is at the heart of our mission, and is open every day. With the extraordinary support of thousands of volunteers, dedicated staff and countless donors, we have never missed a meal service since 1983. Anyone is welcome to join us for a meal!
Meal Service Hours
Breakfast: 7:30-8:25am
Lunch: 12:00-12:55pm
Dinner: 6:00-7:25pm
Saturday-Sunday and Holidays:
Brunch: 10:30am-11:25am
Dinner: 6:00-7:25pm
The Resource Center improves the daily lives of our clients and guests by offering:
  • information and referrals to support services,
  • personal mail and telephone use,
  • token assistance to reach shelter and support services,
  • toiletries and blankets,
  • prescription assistance,
  • crisis intervention, and
  • bilingual services
The Resource Center is open:
Monday-Friday: 1:00pm-2:00pm
Monday-Saturday: 6:00-7:30pm
Wednesdays: 10:00am-12:00pm (during Clothes Closet hours)
The Eye Clinic addresses the need for vision testing, glaucoma screening, and prescription eyeglass service for patients without vision insurance. All services provided in the Eye Clinic are free for our guests. 
The Eye Clinic is open on Tuesdays, and patients must meet the eligibility requirements in order to access services.
We provide clean, gently-used adult clothing for all seasons. Clients can select from clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories. We also offer new underwear and socks, and toiletries are available in the Resource Center.
The Clothes Closet is open every Wednesday starting at 10:00am. Tickets, required to “shop” in the Clothes Closet, are distributed at 8:30am.