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How to Get Involved in Community Service in the DMV Area

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Getting involved in community service in the DMV area offers a wealth of opportunities for residents and newcomers alike. The region — encompassing Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia — is bursting with organizations and initiatives that welcome helping hands. Here’s a step-by-step guide to diving into community service in DC and its neighboring states. Understanding […]

4 Networking Ideas to Help You Connect With Others

In today’s fast-paced world, building a strong professional network is more crucial than ever. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting your career, creative networking ideas can be your golden ticket to success. From network meeting ideas to virtual networking ideas, we’ve got you covered. In this article, we’ll explore four innovative networking ideas […]

Annual Community Events and Festivals in Washington, DC

Washington, DC, is more than just the seat of the U.S. government — it’s a vibrant city teeming with a rich tapestry of events. From cultural festivals that celebrate the city’s diverse population to patriotic events that resonate with the nation’s history, DC is a bustling hub of activity all year round. Whether you’re a […]

Fighting Climate Change at Home: Sustainable Living in DC

In the face of the global fight against climate change, individuals are increasingly seeking ways to fight climate change at home. Washington, DC — a city known for its political prowess — is also making strides in the realm of sustainability. From co-living arrangements to community gardens, the nation’s capital is setting an example for […]

The Role of Professional Mentors and How to Find One in DC

What Is a Professional Mentor? A professional mentor is an experienced individual who provides guidance, advice, and support to less experienced individuals, often known as mentees. They offer a wealth of knowledge, insights, and personal experiences that can help mentees navigate their career paths, overcome obstacles, and achieve their professional goals. Mentors can provide a […]

Your Complete Guide to Navigating DC Public Transportation

Navigating a new city can be daunting, especially when it comes to understanding the local public transportation. Washington, DC — known for its historic landmarks and bustling city life — offers an efficient, diverse, and accessible network of public transit options. From Metrorail to buses, biking, and walking paths, we’ve put together a comprehensive guide […]

Career Advancement in DC: Essential Steps to Climbing the Ladder

The road to career advancement is often complex, particularly in bustling professional landscapes like Washington, DC. With the right strategies, however, ascending the career ladder can be a rewarding and fulfilling journey. If you’re wondering how to advance your career, you’ve come to the right place. In this guide, we’ll provide career tips for DC […]

Safe Online Housing Hunting: Best Practices to Avoid Scams

The process of hunting for the perfect house online can indeed feel like a daunting task, particularly when you have to sidestep numerous housing scams. In cities like DC, the challenge may feel even more pronounced due to things like DC housing scams on Craigslist. However, this guide will provide you with a roadmap on […]

Skill Development: How Volunteering Can Teach You Valuable Skills

Volunteering can provide you with an array of benefits. Not only can it help you create a positive impact in your community, but it can also equip you with critical skills that can aid your personal and professional growth. In this article, we’ll explore the various skills gained from volunteering, the traits that define a […]

Creating Meaningful Connections Through Community Service and Helping Others

Community service and volunteering are not just about lending a helping hand to those in need, they’re also about forging bonds and creating lasting relationships. Here, we dive into how helping others can inspire meaningful connections and the social benefits of volunteering. Volunteering: More Than Just Work Volunteering is more than just dedicating your time […]

Resident Resources

Room and board is due on the first of every month. TMH does not issue payment notices. A $20.00 late fee is charged everyday beginning at 9:00 pm on the 5th day of the month until the room and board payment is received. If you are unable to make your monthly payment for any reason, please speak to management immediately.

Room and board includes the first day of the month until the morning of the last day of the month or until the morning of the day of check-out, whichever day comes first.

In the event that a resident does not stay the entire month, rent will be prorated within the same month. To view the pro-rated fee schedule and a list of other fees—click here: TMH Pro-Rated Fee Schedule 6-1-2022

Rules

Each resident is asked to abide by the TMH House Rules and Regulations stipulated here: House Rules and ProceduresRule-packet-Emergency-Procedures-Updated-12-2019. Please read this document to become familiar with TMH policies and procedures such as guest policies, meal times, smoking areas, printer and copier use, Internet and telephone use, damage charges, and much more.

Monday-Friday hours / breakfast 7:00am-9:30am dinner 5:45pm – 8:00pm sat hours / breakfast 8:00 – 11:00am sun hours / brunch 8:00 – 11:00am dinner 5:00pm-7:00pm

Weekly Menu

Commuting: Metro stops within walking distance are Union Station, Capitol South, and Eastern Market. Refillable SMARTRIP cards are available for purchase at all metro stops. For more information on public transportation visit WMATA.

Parking: TMH does not offer parking and street parking is limited. Most areas offer 2 hour parking from 7:00am-8:30pm and unlimited overnight parking without a permit. However, if you do not have a Residential Parking Permit and your car is seen in the area repeatedly within a 30-day period you may be ticketed for not obtaining proper tags.

Union Station is the nearest public parking garage. There is generally a wait list for obtaining a parking space. Click here to visit their website to obtain up-to-date information.

Temporary Parking Permits: DC offers Reciprocity Parking Permits in special situations. Click here to see if you qualify. If you meet the requirements, you can obtain a Proof of Residency form from the front office.

Registering Your Vehicle in DC: If you do not meet the requirements for a temporary parking permit, you may choose to register your vehicle in DC. Click here for specific instructions.

Other Transportation Information:

  • Voting: To become a registered voter in the DC area, visit the Board of Elections & Ethics. Please note that you must unregister from your current voting state in order to register as a voter in DC.
  • DC One Card: DC has a new initiative to incorporate multiple cards into one all-inclusive card. The DCOne Card is a library card, Metro card, and can grant access to Public Parks programs. Click here to register or get more information.
  • DC Plastic Bag Policy: Washington DC’s Skip the Bag, Save the River Initiative requires a $0.05 fee per bag from businesses selling food and alcohol. Be sure to take reusable bags with you to the grocery store to avoid the fee.
  • DC Emergency Alerts: The DC Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Response has an alert system to notify residents of severe weather, police activity, road closures, and school and government closings. Notifications can be received via email or text message and can be specified to neighborhoods or work areas. For text alerts sign up here.
  • DC Metropolitan Police Resources: DC Metro PD offers several resources as well as an anonymous tip line for security concerns. You can find the tip line number as well as other important emergency phone numbers here.