Community Resources and Amenities

Open Space, Tot Lots & Pathways

Columbia Association (CA) maintains nearly 3,600 acres of open space and 95 miles of pathways for community recreation — and for the little ones, 170 tot lots are available for play. A full list of tot lots can be found here.  View the full pathway map online here. Paper copies are available at Stonehouse. 

Neighborhood Centers

Long Reach is home to three neighborhood centers that are available for social and meeting rentals to Columbia Association residents at a reduced rate. Learn more here. Each center is also home to a Little Free Library. Stop by to borrow or drop off a book! 

Little Free Pantry

The Long Reach Little Free Pantry is located in the Long Reach Village Center (8775 Cloudleap Court). Give What You Can. Take What You Need. Learn more at


Office on Aging and Independence (OAI)

Winter Growth Adult Day Care

Howard County Commission on Aging

CA Senior Advisory Committee

Howard County 50+ Centers

Snowden Overlook (Long Reach 55+ Adult Active Community)

Information & Referral Assistance

Maryland Access Point of Howard County

Crisis Support

HopeWorks of Howard County (Domestic Violence Center)


American Red Cross

Association of Community Services

Rebuilding Together of Howard County