This resource list was put together to be there for you to get information in the calmer times and immediate support in the crisis times. We know it's difficult to reach out and get help. Remember - you don't need to feel alone because you are not alone.
Anne Arundel County Adolescent and Family Services 410-222-6785
Mental health services for children and families who live in Anne Arundel County and receive or are eligible to receive Medical Assistance.
Anne Arundel County Al-Anon 410-766-1984
Anne Arundel County Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) 410-268-5441
Anne Arundel County Crisis Response Warm Line Website 410-768-5522 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Provides Anne Arundel County Residents in crisis with supportive assistance and linkages to resources within the community. Run by the Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency.
Anne Arundel County Libraries Website
Resources on a variety of topics
Anne Arundel Medical Center Psychiatric Day Hospital Website
Intensive daytime treatment program offering mental health services for adults and teens age 13 and older. The program is designed to help those moving from 24/7 inpatient care and those who need to stabilize a condition to prevent a lengthy hospital stay.
Arundel Lodge Website
A non-profit organization that works toward a world where behavioral health disorders are not a limit to achieving a meaningful life in the community. We envision being an essential member of a community network that helps prevent behavioral health disorders and provides the care and support people need to lead healthy, productive lives.
Chesapeake Life Center Website
Grief support groups for those who have lost loved ones.
Kindness Grows Here Facebook Page
Kindness Grows Here is a non-profit dedicated to fostering kindness in children and spreading kindness.
A judgement free space for discussion and support.
Pathways Website 443-481-5400
Support for adults and their families on their journey to recovery.e
Safe Schools Maryland Tip Line Website
An anonymous reporting system used to report threats to the safety and/or well-being of students.
Substance Use Assistance and Resource Line "HOPE Line" 410-222-0117 (weekdays during normal business hours)
Free assessments and referrals to treatment, services, and resources .
Children's Mental Health Matters, A Maryland Public Awareness Campaign Website
Information on a variety of topics, locate medical help, list of events, and more.
Maryland Crisis Hotline (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) Website
- Call 211 and select option 1
- Text your zip code 898-211
- or visit 211MD.org
Maryland Youth Hotline 1-800-422-0009 Website
988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline Website Call 988
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Website
A voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
Crisis Text Line Website Text HOME to 741741 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Free 24/7 support at your fingers. Any painful emotion supported.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Website
A resource list of helplines and other information. Offers support groups in the Baltimore area.
The Depression Project Website
Understanding depression, ways to get support and heal.
Lifeline Crisis Chat Website
Lifeline Chat is a service of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat. All chat centers in the Lifeline network are accredited by CONTACT USA. Lifeline Chat is available 24/7 across the U.S.
List of Hotlines Website
Huge list of National hotlines for many topics including Abuse, Addiction, Crisis, Domestic and Family Violence, Eating Disorders, Self-injury, and Suicide.
Mental Health America Website
Tools for mental wellness, online screening tool, and other resources. They also have a caregiver's guide.
Mental Health First Aid Website
A skills-based training course that teaches participants to identify, understand and respond to mental health and substance use challenges.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Website (Anne Arundel County)
Resources, classes, support, and more.
The nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Website 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States.
So many other parents and families have gone through, and are going through, the same challenges you’re facing now. We’re here to help. Information, resources, and support
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990 Text TALKWITHUS to 66746 Website
The agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
The Trevor Project: Resources for LGBTQ Youth Lifeline 1-866-488-7386 Text TREVOR to 1-202-304-1200 Website
Chat and support for LGBTQ+ youth
The Youth Mental Health Project Website
A nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate, empower, and support families and communities to better understand and care for the mental health of our youth.
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