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Haven Ministries Shelter

Haven Ministries Shelter is a temporary winter shelter serving the homeless of Queen Anne’s County, Maryland. The shelter is open from December through April and is operated by some staff members along with a volunteer force made up of area Christian churches and community members. Haven Ministries Shelter is the result of the planning and support of Haven Ministries, an alliance of Christian churches working as one body to help those in need in the name of Jesus Christ.

Purpose: To provide a safe and warm environment for the night to men, women, and children. To serve three meals along with assistance for clothing, food, and other necessities to all shelter guests. To provide hope through Jesus Christ to those in need.


Dates of Operation:

The 2020 Shelter operations have been extended through the summer months due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Normal Dates are:  October  – April
7 days a week

Kent Island United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall 2739
Cox Neck Road (Near corner of Cox Neck Road and Route 50)
Chester, MD 21619

Director of Operations, Shelter, and Housing:
Sandi Wiscott
Phone: 410-739-7859
[email protected]
*Anyone in need of shelter should call Sandi Wiscott at 410-739-7859

Volunteer Coordinator:
Karen Bardwell
Phone: 410-490-3173
[email protected]

Executive Director:
Krista Pettit
Phone: 410-739-4363
Email: [email protected]

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