Maryland Crisis Hotline
www.dhmh.state.md.us

From agency: Maryland Department of Health
Resource Details
Alternate Name Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline
Description CRISIS INTERVENTION: Offers crisis intervention & linkage with local community resources, information and referral and telephone support for troubled youth and their families. Serves people of all ages who are in crisis. Provides trained crisis counselors to assist individuals struggling with suicide, physical and sexual abuse, depression, stress, pregnancy, homicide concerns. Assists with concerns of eating disorders, sexual identity concerns, running away, relationship problems, divorce, sexually transmitted disease and school issues. For callers with substance abuse concerns, if they are interested in an assessment the program can complete a warm transfer. Provides live chat Mon-Fri, 4-9PM at www.help4mdyouth.org.

REGIONAL CRISIS CENTERS:
Frederick County Hotline, Frederick, MD
Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center, Columbia, MD  
Life Crisis Center, Salisbury, MD 
Montgomery County Hotline, Rockville, MD
Prince George's County Hotline, Lanham, MD
Baltimore Crisis Response Inc. Baltimore, MD
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland
 
Hours Of Operation 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.
Program
Eligibility People of all ages in crisis.
Languages Offered Language line.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call hotline.
Documents Required None.
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Contact Information
Phone Hot Line 800-422-0009
Fax Number 410-433-6795
Main Contact Title Hotline Counselor
Main Contact Phone 800-422-0009
Director or Senior Administrator Name Edgar Wiggins
Director or Senior Administrator Title Director Child & Adolescent Services
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 410-402-8462
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address edgar.wiggins@maryland.gov
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