Resource Links

The links below include other resource websites for Maryland. These links are listed by topic and provided for informational purposes only.*

Adult Education/Higher Education
Children and Youth Resources
Conflict Resolution/Mediation
Corrections Information
Credit/Economic Assistance
Crisis Resources
Disability Services
Disaster Management/Assistance
Energy/Utility Assistance Programs
Eviction Prevention Resources
Financial Literacy
Free/Donated Items
Food Assistance Programs
Foreclosure Resources
Grant Programs for Community Organizations
Health Services: Medical Insurance
Health Services: Physicians, Clinics and Other Facilities
Health Services: Miscellaneous
Health Services: Prescription Coverage
Health Services: Seasonal Flu
HIV/AIDS Resources
Housing
Immigrant Services
Job Readiness/Employment
Legal Assistance
Mental Health
Record Expungement
Re-entry Resources
Senior Citizen Resources
Social Services
Substance Abuse Treatment
Tax Preparation
Tobacco Cessation
Treatment Research Studies
Veterans Benefits and Programs
Victim Services
Vital Records
Volunteer/Service Opportunities
Voting


Adult Education/Higher Education

America's Literacy Directory

Directory of Maryland Adult Education Programs/Classes, Maryland Adult Education and Literacy Services Program, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Find a Literacy Program, ProLiteracy

Maryland Higher Education Commission

Maryland Public Library Directory

Paying for College - Student Resource Guide, U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard

Provider Directory, Montgomery Coalition for Adult English Literacy

Train Baltimore, Job Opportunities Task Force

Workforce Development and Adult Learning, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

- Children and Youth Resources -

Baltimore Area After-School Programs, The After School Institute (see zip code search in upper right side of page)

Child Care Inspection Results, Maryland State Department of Education

Child Care Subsidy Program, Maryland State Department of Education

Children and Youth with Special Needs Resource Locator

Find a Summer Food Service Program, Maryland State Department of Education

LOCATE Child Care, Maryland Committee for Children

Maryland Children's Health Program (MCHP)

Maryland Public Library Directory

Prince George's County Youth Services Directory (see Youth Services Directory on right side of page)

See Multi-Service Directories For Additional Youth Programs

- Conflict Resolution/Mediation -

Community Mediation Maryland

Consumer's Guide to Alternative Dispute Resolution Services in Maryland, MACRO

Directory of Private Mediators, Maryland Program for Mediator Excellence

Mediation and ADR, Maryland Courts

- Corrections Information -

Correctional Facility Locator, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services

Inmate Locator, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services

Sex Offender Compliance and Enforcement in Maryland (SOCEM Registry)

- Credit/Economic Assistance -

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Maryland and Delaware, Inc.

Emergency Assistance, Maryland Department of Human Resources

Farm Loan Programs, United States Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency

Self-Help Bankruptcy Class, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS)

Temporary Cash Assistance, Maryland Department of Human Resources

- Crisis Resources -

Crisis Care, Behavioral Health Administration

Crisis Hotlines, MDCSL

Getting Help , Behavioral Health Administration

Safe Haven Locations - to help save the lives of unwanted infants

- Disability Services -

Autism Resource Provider Search

Children and Youth with Special Needs Resource Locator

Developmental Disabilities Administration of Maryland

Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS), Maryland State Deparment of Education

Maryland Access Point, Maryland Department of Aging

Maryland Department of Disabilities

Maryland Housing and Disability Services Resource Guide, Mental Hygiene Administration

Resource Connections Case Management Resource Guide, Resource Connections, Inc.

Subsidized Housing Units for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities, HUD

The Resource Finder, Kennedy Krieger Institute


- Disaster Management/Assistance -

Maryland Emergency Management Agency

 

- Energy/Utility Assistance Programs -

Assurance Wireless (Discounted/free telephone service to income-eligible customers)

Comcast Internet Essentials

Connect 2 Compete (Discounted/free internet service)

County Resource Guides on Energy Assistance, Maryland Office of the People's Counsel

Energy Assistance, Prince George's County Government

Energy Efficiency Programs, Department of Housing and Community Development

Fuel Fund of Maryland

Home Energy Programs, Maryland Department of Human Resources

Q Link Wireless (Discounted/free telephone service to income-eligible customers)

Reach Out Wireless (Discounted/free telephone service to income-eligible customers)

Safelink Wireless (Discounted/free telephone service to income-eligible customers)

Lifeline Telephone Assistance Program for Low-Income Households, Universal Service Administrative Company

- Eviction Prevention Programs -

Community Action Partnership

Eviction: Get the Facts, Maryland Attorney General

Eviction Prevention, Department of Housing and Community Affairs, Montgomery County

Home Owners Preserving Equity (HOPE)

Homelessness and Housing Support, Department of Human Resources

Housing and Homeless Services, Prince George's County

Landlord Tenant Resources, Department of Housing and Community Affairs, Montgomery County

Landlord/Tenant, People's Law Library of Maryland

Rental Programs, Frederick County

Rental Allowance Program Fact Sheet, Department of Housing and Community Development

See also Credit/Economic Assistance

- Financial Literacy Programs -

University of Maryland Extension

- Free/Donated Items-

Free or Donated Items


- Food Assistance Programs -

Find a Summer Food Service Program, Maryland State Department of Education

Meals on Wheels

Partner List, Maryland Food Bank

SNAP Program/Food Stamps, Department of Human Resources

SNAP Retailer Location, USDA

WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program

- Foreclosure Resources -

Foreclosure Prevention Information, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Foreclosure Resources, Maryland's Peoples Law Library

HOPE (Home Owners Preserving Equity): Foreclosure Prevention/Assistance Program

See also Credit/Economic Assistance

- Grant Programs for Community Organizations -

Maryland Governor's Grants Office

- Health Services: Medical Insurance -

Affordable Health Insurance, Prince George's County

Baltimore County Partner's Health Improvement Program (Partners.H.I.P.)

Door to Health Care

Get Health Care, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

HealthCare Access Maryland

Health Care Connection, Frederick County

HealthChoice Program

Health Insurance Marketplace, HealthCare.gov

Health Services for the Uninsured, Baltimore County Department of Health

Health Services Guide, Prince George's County

Maryland Children's Health Program (MCHP)

Health Insurance Marketplace, Maryland Health Connection

Maryland Health Insurance Program (MHIP)

Maryland Medical Assistance Programs

Medical Assistance, Department of Human Resources

Programs for Uninsured Adults, Anne Arundel County


- Health Services: Physicians, Clinics, and Other Facilities -

Find a Participating Provider in the HealthChoice Program

Finding Hospice Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Network of Maryland

Hospice and Palliative Care Program Search, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Hospital Guide, Maryland Health Care Commission

Local Health Departments, State of Maryland

Maryland Ambulatory Surgery Facility Consumer Guide, Maryland Health Care Commission

Needle Exchange Programs, Baltimore City Health Department

Public Dental Services, Office of Oral Health, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene


- Health Services: Miscellaneous -

Directories, MedlinePlus

Frederick County Health Care Resource Guide

Health Care Resource Guide, Frederick Community Action Agency

Prince George's County Health and Human Services (Important Phone Numbers)


- Health Services: Prescription Coverage -

Baltimore County Prescription Discount Card

Community Assistance Program

familyWize Prescription Drug Discount Card (Statewide)

Frederick County Prescription Discount Card

Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program, Maryland Infectious Disease and Environmental Health Administration

Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program

Maryland Senior Prescription Drug Assistance Program

Medbank Program, Frederick County

MedExpress

NACo Prescription Drug Discount Card (Multiple Counties)

NeedyMeds

Prescription Assistance Programs, Partnership for Prescription Assistance

Prescription Assistance Resource Guide of Frederick County

Prescription Discount Card, Prince George's County

Prescription Discount Program, Anne Arundel County Department of Health

Prescription Discount Card Program, City of Gaithersburg

Reduced and Free Prescription Drug Programs, Maryland's Peoples Law Library

ScriptSave


- Health Services: Seasonal Flu -

HealthMap Vaccine Finder

Flu.gov

Local Health Departments, State of Maryland


- HIV/AIDS Resources -

Find a Testing Site Near You, National HIV and STD Testing Resources, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Infectious Diseases Bureau, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Housing Assistance for People with AIDS (HOPWA), Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program, Infectious Diseases Bureau


- Housing -

Foreclosure Resources, Maryland's Peoples Law Library

Go Section 8 (Find Section 8 Properties)

Housing Law, Maryland's Peoples Law Library

Housing Assistance for People with AIDS (HOPWA), Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Low-Rent Apartment Search (Seniors, Persons with Disabilities and Individuals/Families), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Maryland Housing and Disability Services Resource Guide, Mental Hygiene Administration

Maryland Housing Search (Including Section 8 Properties)

Maryland Mortgage Program

Rental Help in Maryland, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Subsidized Housing Units for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities, HUD


- Immigrant Services -

Buscando

FIRN Helpbook, Resources for the Foreign Born (see lower right side of page)

Links to Motor Vehicle Administration Approved Interpreter/Translator Provider Listing and State of Maryland Court Interpreter Registry Listing, Maryland Department of Transportation

Maryland Asian Pacific American Resources, Governor's Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs

Maryland's Peoples Law Library, Non-English Help

Maryland Statewide Interpreters, Network of Care

Recursos En Espanol (Resources in Spanish)

- Job Readiness/Employment (Also see Adult Education) -

Baltimore City Mayor's Office of Employment Development

Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS), Maryland State Deparment of Education

Federal Bonding Program (for hard-to-place job seekers)

Find a Job, Maryland Workforce Exchange

Job Seeker Tools, Career One Stop

Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Program, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Maryland One-Stop Career Centers

Train Baltimore, Job Opportunities Task Force

Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation


- Legal Assistance -

Consumer's Guide to Legal Help, American Bar Association

Family Law Self-Help Centers, Department of Family Administration, Administrative Office of the Courts

Legal Advice Line, Prince George's County Bar Association

Legal Services in Maryland, Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland

Maryland Judiciary

Maryland's Peoples Law Library

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

MD Justice

VictimLaw

- Mental Health -

Behavioral Health Administration

Behavioral Health System Baltimore

Core Service Agencies, Behavioral Health Administration, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

SAMHSA's Mental Health Treatment Facility Locator


- Record Expungement -

Changing Your Criminal Record, Maryland's Peoples Law Library

Expungements, Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services

Court Records, District Court of Maryland

Shielding a Peace or Protective Order from Public View, Maryland Judiciary


- Re-entry Resources -

Federal Bonding Program (for hard-to-place job seekers)

Restoration of Voting Rights in Maryland, Maryland State Board of Elections

See also Record Expungement


- Senior Citizen Resources -

AARP Tax-Aide

Alzheimer's Association CareSource

Answers for the Aging

Eldercare Locator

Maryland Access Point, Maryland Department of Aging

Maryland Resources, Family Caregiver Alliance

Maryland Senior Prescription Drug Assistance Program

Medicare

Programs and Services, Maryland Department of Aging

Resource Locator, Medicare.gov (get quality of care ratings for nursing homes and other facilities, compare health care plans and much more!)

Retirement Benefits, Social Security

Search for Respite, ARCH National Respite Network

Senior Housing Finder, Alzheimer's Association

Services Search - Consumer Guide to Long Term Care, Maryland Health Care Commission

Subsidized Housing Units for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities, HUD


- Social Services -

Earn Benefits Online: Baltimore

Find Out If You Are Eligible and Apply For Social Service Programs, Maryland Department of Human Resources

Maryland Department of Human Resources

Social Service Offices, Maryland Department of Human Resources

We Connect: Maryland


- Substance Abuse Treatment -

Needle Exchange Programs, Baltimore City Health Department

Resource Directory, Behavioral Health Administration

SAMHSA's Opioid Treatment Program Directory

SAMHSA's Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator


- Tax Preparation -

AARP Tax-Aide

Baltimore CASH Campaign

Maryland CASH Campaign

Maryland Tax Forms, Comptroller of Maryland

myfreetaxes.com

Tax Dispute Cases, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Taxes, Maryland's Peoples Law Library


- Tobacco Cessation -

Become an Ex, Legacy

BreatheBetter.me, beBetter Health Inc.

Maryland Smokefree Apartments

QuitNow.net, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Quit Tobacco, Department of Defense (open to US Military Service Members only)

Smokefree.gov

Smoking Stops Here: 1-800 Quit Now, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene


- Treatment Research Studies -

Treatment Research Studies, NIDA and NIAAA


- Veterans Benefits and Programs -

Center for Women Veterans, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Dashboard of Services Available to Maryland Veterans

Explore VA Benefits, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Facility Locator, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Help for Homeless Veterans, National Coalition for Homeless Veterans

Homeless Veterans, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Important Phone Numbers - Patient Information Brochure, VA Maryland Health Care System, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Information and Resources for Combat Veterans, TRICARE

Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training

Maryland's Commitment to Veterans, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs

Military to Federal Jobs Crosswalk, Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Network of Care for Veterans and Service Members

PTSD Program Locator, US Department of Veterans Affairs

Quit Tobacco, Department of Defense

Returning Service Members (OEF/OIF), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

State Resource Locator for Veterans, CareerOneStop

Treatment Resources for Veterans, Behavioral Health Administration

TRICARE

Resources for Veterans, Calvert County Government

VA Maryland Health Care System, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Services (including Statewide Resources), Baltimore County Public Library

Veterans Services, Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Yellow Ribbon Program


- Victim Services -

Directory of Crime Victim Services, Office for Victims of Crime

Hopeline, Verizon Wireless (need a phone? go to the contact link on this page)

How to File for a Peace or Protective Order, Maryland Judiciary

Maryland Crime Victims' Resource Center, Inc.

Maryland Safe at Home Address Confidentiality Program

Providers in the MD Region who serve Survivors of Human Trafficking, Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force

Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE)

VictimLaw


- Vital Records -

Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration Office Locator

Social Security Office Locator

Vital Records in Maryland, Vital Statistics Administration


- Volunteer/Service Opportunities -

Maryland Alternative Sanctions Network Directory (Use this directory for contacts regarding completion of court-ordered community service programs)

Volunteer Maryland


- Voting -

Maryland State Board of Elections

Restoration of Voting Rights in Maryland, Maryland State Board of Elections

*Disclaimer: The provision of these links is not in any way an endorsement of these sites by CESAR, the University of Maryland, College Park, or the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention.