Health/Mental Health

1st Way Life Center Pregnancy Hotline
Phone: (800) 848-5683 (Hotline)/(856) 848-1819 (Office)
E-Mail Address: help@nationallifecenter.com
Website: http://www.1stwaylifecenter.com/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides free, live, continual counseling and referrals to pregnancy centers

2-1-1 Maryland
Phone: 2-1-1
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.211md.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Statewide
Information and referrals on a variety of health and human service issues

Anne Arundel County Crisis Response System
Phone: (410) 768-5522 (Crisis Warmline)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.aamentalhealth.org/pr_warmline.cfm
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Anne Arundel County
Refers callers to programs that can provide mental health treatment, rehabilitation, and support to individuals and families.

AIDSinfo
Phone: (800) 448-0440/(888) 480-3739 TTY
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov/Other/contact.aspx
Hours of Operation: 12pm-5pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Provide customized, confidential answers to questions about HIV/AIDS clinical trials and treatment.

AIDS Information
Phone: (410) 887-2437 or (410) 887-2737
E-Mail Address: secureinfo@baltimorecountymd.gov
Website: http://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/Agencies/health/healthservices/hivcasemg.html
Hours of Operation: 8:30am-4:30pm M-F
Area Served: Baltimore County
Links HIV clients with medically appropriate levels of health care and support services

Al-Anon/Alateen Family Group Headquarters, Inc. (Meeting Information Hotline)
Phone: (888) 4AL-ANON or (888) 425-2666
Email Address:
Website: http://www.al-anon.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
(Click on website for local meeting schedule)

Alzheimer's Association
Phone: (800) 272-3900/(866) 403-3073 (TDD)
E-Mail Address: info@alz.org
Website: http://www.alz.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Information, referrals and support in multiple languages

American Cancer Society
Phone: (800) 227-2345
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.cancer.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Up-to-date cancer information and local cancer resources

American Diabetes Association
Phone: (800) 342-2383
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.diabetes.org/
Hours of Operation: 8:30am-8pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides information about diabetes. Provides information in both English and Spanish.

American Foundation for the Blind
Phone: (800) 232-5463
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.afb.org/
Hours of Operation: 9am-4pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides information for the blind

American Lung Association in Maryland
Phone: (800) 586-4872 (Lung Helpline)
E-Mail Address: lungmd@lungusa.org
Website: http://www.marylandlung.org/
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Smoking Cessation, Respiratory Therapy, Lung Disease, Physician Referral, Respiratory Home Care, Neonatal, Pediatric, Adult Intensive Care, Medication Counseling, Patient Advocacy, Health Care Insurance, and Nursing Case Management

American Red Cross
Phone: (800) 733-2767
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.redcross.org
Hours of Operation: 8:30am-4:30pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Information regarding shelter, obtaining emergency food, water and other disaster relief

Arthritis Foundation
Phone: (404) 872-7100 (Arthritis Foundation National Office)/(800) 283-7800 (Memberships)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.arthritis.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Arthritis-related information and materials; Provides answers in English and Spanish

Baltimore Crisis Response
Phone: (410) 433-5175
E-Mail Address: information@bcresponse.org
Website: http://www.bcresponse.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Baltimore City
Provides crisis intervention and addiction treatment services. Hotline for B-CARS. Provides support to those handling mental health crises including suicide, depression, mood swings, etc.

Better Hearing Institute Helpline
Phone: (800) 327-9355
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.betterhearing.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides information on hearing loss, treatment, and prevention

Catherine Foundation Pregnancy Care Center
Phone: (301) 870-4911/(301) 932-8811
E-Mail Address: cfpcc@catherinefoundation.org
Website: http://www.catherinefoundation.org
Hours of Operation: 9:30am-4pm M-F; 6:30pm-8:30pm T; 10am-1pm Sat
Area Served: Statewide
Provides answers to questions regarding pregnancy, abortion, and related issues

CDC Information Line (Center for Disease Control and Prevention)
Phone: (800) 232-4636/(888) 232-6348 (TTY)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.cdc.gov
Hours of Operation: 8am-8pm M-F; Closed on most federal holidays.
Area Served: Nationwide
Provide science based health information and referrals to resource health and counseling centers

Chesapeake Helps
Phone: (866) 722-4577
E-Mail Address: info@chesapeakehelps.org
Website: http://www.chesapeakehelps.org/
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Queen Anne's County
Information and referral helpline. Connect individuals to a variety of non-profit services.

Chesapeake-Potomac Home Health Agency (CPHHA)
Phone: (301) 274-9000 (Local)/(800) 656-4343 (Toll Free)/Fax: (301) 274-9009
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.cphha.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: St. Mary's, Calvert and Charles Counties
Referral for health and aging resources to Southern Maryland residents

Community Advocates for Family & Youth (CAFY) Victim Services Helpline
Phone: (301) 882-2002
E-Mail Address: info@cafyonline.org
Website: http://www.cafyonline.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Statewide
Information and referrals on a variety of health and human service issues. Provides crisis intervention and referral services for victims of crimes and violence. Provides assistance with human service needs, emergency stays and transportation.

Community Counseling Center
Phone: (301) 884-8044
E-Mail Address:
Website:
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Charles County
Provides crisis intervention and psychotherapy.

Crisis Response Center
Phone: (301) 429-2185 (Prince George's County)/(888) 407-8018 (Eastern Shore)/(410) 931-2214 (Baltimore County)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.thesantegroup.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Prince George's County, Eastern Shore, Baltimore County
Provides assistance to those experiencing a crisis and are in need of a counselor.

Crisis Response System Hotline, Baltimore County
Phone: (410) 931-2214
E-Mail Address:
Website: https://www.thesantegroup.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Baltimore Country
Linkage to community treatment and support; free medical services/appointments; referrals to appropriate counseling

Cystic Fibrosis Legal Information Hotline
Phone: (800) 622-0385
E-Mail Address: CFLegal@cff.org
Website: http://www.cff.org/LivingWithCF/AssistanceResources/CFLegalHotline/
Hours of Operation: 9am-6pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Free information about the laws that protect the rights of individuals with cystic fibrosis (CF)

For All Seasons, Inc.
Phone: (800) 310-7273 or (410) 820-5600 (24 Hour Hotline)/(410) 822-1018 (During 8:30am-5pm M-F)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://forallseasonsinc.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Caroline, Kent, Dorchester, Talbot, and Queen Anne's Counties
Crisis intervention providing response, assistance, and support to individuals, groups, and communities

Health Choice, Medical Assistance
Phone: (410) 767-5800
E-Mail Address:
Website: https://mmcp.dhmh.maryland.gov/healthchoice/pages/Home.aspx
Hours of Operation: 8am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
General questions about HealthChoice (local line)

Independence Now: The Center for Independent Living
Phone: (301) 277-2839
E-Mail Address: info@innow.org
Website: http://www.innow.org/
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Montgomery County, Prince George's County
Peer counseling and support for persons with diabilities of all ages.

Maryland Breast and Cervical Cancer Program
Phone: (800) 477-9774
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://phpa.dhmh.maryland.gov/cancer/Pages/bccp_home.aspx
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Provides information and referrals for services related to breast cancer, cervical cancer, and colorectal cancer.

Maryland Children's Health Program (MCHP) Premium
Phone: (866) 269-5576
E-Mail Address:
Website: https://mmcp.dhmh.maryland.gov/chp/pages/Home.aspx
Hours of Operation: 8am-4:30pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Information regarding health benefits

Maryland Medical Assistance Beneficiary Services and Pharmacy Access Hotline
Phone: (800) 492-5231
E-Mail Address:
Website:
Hours of Operation: 8am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Provides information about health concerns

Maryland Peer Warm-Line
Phone: (877) 794-7337
Email Address: daphne@ooomc.org
Website:
Hours of Operation: 10am-10pm M-Sun
Area Served: Statewide
The warm-line is a toll free number that is peer run and peer operated. Helps individuals living with mental health and/or substance use needs. Provides support and resources for people who are having a difficult time, might feel isolated, might be entering in or out of a hospital, or just need to talk to somebody.

Maryland Poison Center
Phone: (800) 222-1222
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.mdpoison.com
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Statewide
Hotline for public and health professionals to assist with the management of poisonings and overdoses. Hotline is free and confidential. Able to translate calls in 150 languages.

Maryland Senior Prescription Drug Assistance Program (SPDAP)
Phone: (800) 551-5995/(800) 877-5156 TTY/Fax: (800) 847-8217
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://marylandspdap.com/
Hours of Operation: 8am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Provides financial assistance to moderate-income Maryland residents who are eligible for Medicare and are enrolled in a prescription drug plan

Maryland Society for Sight
Phone: (410) 243-2020/(800) 677-3937
E-Mail Address: info@mdsocietyforsight.org
Website: http://www.mdsocietyforsight.org/index.htm
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Provides information and referrals regarding eye health

Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline
Phone: (800) 422-0009
E-Mail Address: westrayh@dhmh.state.md.us
Website: http://www.help4mdyouth.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Statewide
Provides a 24-hour toll-free hotline designed to meet the needs of troubled youth in crisis. MYCH is the first decentralized hotline in the country and serves as a primary intervention resource.

Medical Assistance
Phone: (800) 492-5231 (Information)/(855) 642-8572 (To apply for assistance)/(800) 456-8900 (Pregnant Women)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://dhr.maryland.gov/weathering-tough-times/medical-assistance/
Hours of Operation: 8am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Apply by phone (call local Health Department), or online using https://mydhrbenefits.dhr.state.md.us

Medicare/Drug Discount Cards
Phone: (800) 633-4227/ (877) 486-2048 TTY
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.medicare.gov
Hours of Operation:
Area Served:
Provides general Medicare information, Medicare booklets, and information about health plans

Minority Health Resource Center (Referrals Only)
Phone: (800) 444-6472
E-Mail Address: info@minorityhealth.hhs.gov
Website: http://www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov
Hours of Operation:
Area Served: Nationwide
Speak with bilingual (English/Spanish) information specialists

Eastern Shore Crisis Response
Phone: (888) 407-8018
E-Mail Address:
Website: https://www.thesantegroup.org/eastern-shore-crisis
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Cecil County
Mental health or substance abuse crisis. This hotline is for those in need of immediate behavioral health assistance in Cecil County.

Montgomery County Hotline
Phone: (301) 738-2255 (Hotline)/(301) 738-9697 (Youth Hotline)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.mhamc.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
A free, confidential 24-hour hotline offering crisis & suicide intervention and prevention, information and referral and supportive listening

National Association of Counties
Phone: (877) 321-2652
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www2.caremark.com/naco/
Hours of Operation: 7am-11pm M-Sun
Area Served: Baltimore City/County, Calvert, Carroll, Cecil, Dorchester, Frederick, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, Worcester Counties
Provides information about discount prescription cards

National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information Services
Phone: (800) 422-6237
E-Mail Address: cancergovstaff@mail.nih.gov
Website: http://www.cancer.gov/
Hours of Operation: 8am-8pm M-F (Eastern time)
Area Served: Nationwide
Speak with information specialists about cancer and quitting smoking; Provides services in English and Spanish

National Health Information Center
Phone: (240) 453-8280
E-Mail Address: info@nhic.org
Website: http://www.health.gov/nhic
Hours of Operation: 9am-5:30pm M-F (Eastern time)
Area Served: Nationwide
Refers health professionals and consumers with health questions to appropriate organizations and provides nutritional information.

National Hopeline Network
Phone: (800) 442-4673
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.hopeline.com
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Available to those suffering from depression

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Phone: (800) 344-4867/(202) 296-5363
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.nationalmssociety.org/chapters/MDM/index.aspx
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Offers an extensive variety of programs, services and resources for people affected by MS.

CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN)
Phone: (800) 458-5231
E-Mail Address: info@cdcnpin.org
Website: http://www.cdcnpin.org
Hours of Operation: 8am-8pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides information about organizations that provide HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB-related services, educational materials, and funding resources; speak with specialist about prevention

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Phone: (800) 273-8255
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.suicidepreventionhotline.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress

Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Phone: (888) 477-2669
E-Mail Address:
Website: https://md.pparx.org/
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Helps low-income, uninsured Maryland residents get free or discounted brand-name medicines

Priority Partners
Phone: (800) 654-9728
E-Mail Address: ppcustomerservice@jhhc.com
Website: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/priority_partners
Hours of Operation: 8am-5pm M-F
Area Served: Statewide
Provides information on dentists who accept medical assistance as payment

Project Inform
Phone: (800) 822-7422
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.projectinform.org/
Hours of Operation: 10am-4pm Pacific Time M-F
Area Served: Nationwide
Callback line only. Answers questions about HIV care and treatment issues.

ScriptSave
Phone: (800) 347-5985
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.scriptsave.com
Hours of Operation: 8am-5pm M-F CT
Area Served: Nationwide
Information regarding pharmacy benefits  to customers with no drug benefits, limited drug benefits, or prohibitively costly drug benefits

Southern Maryland Community Network
Phone: (410) 535-4787 (Frederick County Office)/(301) 475-9315 (St. Mary's County Office)/(301) 932-9146 (Charles County Office)
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.somdnetwork.org/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Statewide
Crisis services including psychiatric rehabilitation, residential, targeted case management, employment, and in-home intervention programs

Spanish Suicide Hotline
Phone: (888) 628-9454
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/gethelp/spanish.aspx
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides assistance in Spanish.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health National Helpline - Treatment Referral Routing Service
Phone: (800) 662-HELP(4357)/(800) 487-4889 (TTY)
E-Mail Address: Locator@smdi.com
Website: https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: Nationwide
Provides referrals to appropriate substance abuse and mental health organizations, treatment facilities, and support groups. Helpline is in English or Spanish.

University of Maryland Help Center Hotline
Phone: (301) 314-4357
E-Mail Address:
Website: https://hcresources.wordpress.com/
Hours of Operation: 2pm-2am Sun-Th, 2pm-10pm F, 4pm-12am Sat
Area Served: Prince George's County
Provides free peer telephone counseling to University of Maryland students and the larger community.

Upper Chesapeake HealthLink Referral Line
Phone: (800) 515-0044
E-Mail Address:
Website: http://www.uchs.org
Hours of Operation: 8am-4:30pm M-F
Area Served: Harford and Cecil Counties
Health education and referrals to healthcare services

Walden Sierra Crisis Hotline
Phone: (301) 863-6661/(888) 912-7366/(301) 997-1300/(888) 912-7366
Email Address:
Website: http://www.waldensierra.org
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Area Served: St. Mary's County
The crisis hotline provides 24 hour access to trained crisis workers and on call professional counselors for a range of issues including but not limited to domestic violence, rape/sexual assault, mental health, addiction, homelessness and family issues.

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