Community Resources

211 Maryland

(P) 2-1-1 or 1 (800) 492-0618

This general resource can help with a locating a wide variety of resources in Maryland

Anne Arundel County Resource Directory

Anne Arundel County Resource Guide

Suicide Prevention Hotline

Phone: 1-800-273- TALK


Anne Arundel County Crisis

Domestic Violence Support

We offer immediate access to services through:

  • 24 Hour Hotline (410) 889-RUTH (7884)
  • Client Service Coordinators who work with victims in House of Ruth Maryland services and in the community providing safety planning, basic needs assistance, and resource referral;
  • Emergency Shelter with 23 private rooms, with 84 available beds, for women and children in imminent danger, onsite, state-licensed childcare and health clinic; six transitional apartments and supportive services
  • Legal Clinic services providing free legal advice and representation in securing Protective/Peace Orders; divorce and custody
  • Individual and group counseling, for adults, children, and youth
  • Therapeutic and enrichment services for children of victims through our comprehensive Children’s Program.
  • Abuse Intervention through our Gateway Project and Si Puedo which provides psycho-educational programs to individuals (men and women) who are emotionally, physically, or sexually abusing their partner; assists and educates victims to ensure their safety.

1 (800) 799-7233
Call, online chat, and text (88788) service available

1 (800) 656-HOPE (4673)/1 (800) 810-7440(TTY)
The nation’s largest organization fighting sexual violence, RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.

Crisis Hotline: (443) 279-0379
Provide counseling and support services to those impacted by human trafficking, sexual and intimate partner violence.

Food Resources

(P) 2-1-1 or 1 (800) 492-0618
Obtain available food pantries and other nutritional support services based on your area

1 (800) 332-6347
Apply for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and other benefits

Housing Resources

(P) 2-1-1 or 1 (800) 492-0618
Obtain resources for emergency shelter placement or eviction prevention services

Legal Assistance (contact information is based on county of residence) Maryland Legal Aid (MLA) is the largest provider of free, direct legal services in Maryland and the state's 3rd largest law firm*. As a private, non-profit law firm, MLA provides a full range of free civil legal services to low-income people statewide, in Baltimore City and in Maryland’s 23 counties, from 12 office locations. Financial support for our services comes from federal, state and local governments, foundations, law firms, the United Way, and from individual donors.

MLA handles civil (not criminal) cases involving a wide range of issues, including child custody, housing, public benefits, consumer law (e.g., bankruptcy and debt collection), and criminal record expungements to remove barriers to obtaining child custody, housing, and employment.

Many of MLA's local offices represent children in CINA (Child in Need of Assistance) proceedings. Other vulnerable populations, such as victims of abuse and domestic violence, seniors, migrant farmworkers, veterans, and nursing home and assisted living residents, also receive specialized representation. MLA’s services include representation before federal and state trial and appellate courts, brief advice and counsel, and referrals to other sources of assistance.

Medical Insurance

1 (855) 642-8572
See if you qualify to enroll in health coverage now. The application is available daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Mental Health Specialist

Outpatient Treatment

(410) 753-6119
Annapolis Child and Family Therapy Center aims to provide therapy, assessment, and psychiatric services of the highest caliber to children, teens, couples, and adults with a wide range of mental health and family relationship concerns. FEE FOR SERVICE ONLY

(410) 314-1030
Provides outpatient mental health services which include individual and group therapy, Psychiatric Rehabilitation Programs (PRP), and medication management. This agency has locations throughout the state serving the greater Baltimore metropolitan area, Waldorf, and Cumberland. ACCEPTS MD MEDICAID (also accepts some private insurance for therapeutic and medication management services)! Clients can be referred for services via self and clinician referral.
Send referrals to

Inpatient/ Residential Treatment

Shannon Harris
(407) 620-9633
Residential site located in Atlanta, GA
Provides adolescent and adult residential mental health and substance abusee treatment and transitional housing (mental health only).

Accepts Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, Tricare (East), United Healthcare, Magellan

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NAMI Hotline: 1 (800) 950-NAMI (6264) or text “NAMI” to 741741
Essential tools for mental health professionals.

Crisis Response/Crisis Hotlines

(410) 931-2214
Crisis Text Line: text the word “HOME” to 741741

1 (800) RUN-AWAY (1-800-786-2929)
Provides advice and assistance to runaways, including resources, shelter, transportation,
assistance in finding counseling, and transitioning back to home life. NRS frontline staff will
also act as advocates and mediators if/as needed.

Dieticians/Eating Disorder Specialists

(571) 310-6029
Based in Leesburg, VA but offers in-person and telehealth services to the DMV area Fee for service ONLY

(443) 738-5166
Serves patients in Maryland
Fee for service 90 minute initial session $225 and 45 minute follow-up sessions $135

(301) 474-2499
Serving patients in Maryland
Accepts Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, Johns Hopkins EHP, Medicare

For Psychiatric Urgent Care and inpatient/hospital referrals, please contact: 410-938-5302

Psychiatry/Medication Management

(410) 760-9079 opt. 2
Accepts BCBS

Board-Certified Family & Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
(301) 728-3574; Cell: (202) 390-6990
14502 Greenview Dr Suite 500-L21
Laurel, MD 20708

Provides Mental health evaluation and Medication Management and Primary care Accepts Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, United Healthcare, Medicare, (Medicaid MCO Amerigroup for Primary Care only)

Psychological Testing

(410) 878-3245
Services offered include child developmental and psychological testing and outpatient treatment

(410) 853-7773
Provides outpatient mental health services and psychological testing to diagnose Learning Disabilities, ADHD, Dyslexia, and even memory concerns such as Dementia, and neuropsychological dysfunction.

(410) 834-1714
Services include diagnostic testing, individual and family therapy and coaching to support individuals with ADHD and issues with executive functioning.

Substance Abuse Treatment

Jacob Stone (703) 919-9926
Residential Sites in Virginia and Southern California
Inpatient 30 day substance abuse treatment for adults.
Most private medical insurance accepted

(443) 960-4673
Elevate Recovery Centers located at 7476 Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard, Glen Burnie, Maryland, 21061 offers a safe, accepting and healthy environment for those surviving substance use and mental health disorders. Our trauma-focused treatments and programs include evidence-based practices to assist our clients in achieving their goals. Our mission is to enhance the dignity and quality of life for individuals surviving with substance use disorders. Our services include outpatient, intensive outpatient, individual counseling, group counseling, family therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, person centered therapy, motivational interviewing, experiential counseling, relapse prevention therapy, case management, health/hygiene education, psychological evaluations and psychiatric care. We also treat conditions including adjustment disorders, anxiety, depression, grief, PTSD, and stress. Every person has the right to achieve their full potential—and our team is here to elevate you, contact our Glen Burnie drug rehab today.

Shannon Harris
(407) 620-9633
Residential site located in Atlanta, GA
Provides adolescent and adult residential mental health and substance abusee treatment and transitional housing (mental health only). Accepts Aetna, BCBS, Cigna, Tricare (East), United Healthcare, Magellan

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