Community Crisis Services (CCSI)
Resource Details
Alternate Name Community Crisis Services, Inc.
Description 24-HOUR HOTLINES: 24-hour Crisis Hotlines answered by trained counselors providing support, crisis intervention, post-intervention and information and referral. Counsels callers who are homeless, suicidal, in mental health crises, in need of community information and/or general support. Also provides 24/hour 211MD information and referral resources to residents of Montgomery, Prince George's, Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary's Counties. Classes are available in suicide awareness and prevention. SafeTALK (Suicide Alertness for Everyone) and ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) are available for groups of 12 or more. For information contact: 301-864-7095 EX 427.

- General Crisis Hotline: 301-864-7161. Provides crisis intervention, support, information and referral.

- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Provides crisis intervention for suicidal individuals as well as information for callers concerned about someone with suicidal thoughts.

- Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-422-0009. Provides supportive counseling to youths in crisis, including See separate listing.

- Homeless Hotline: 1-888-731-0999 (toll-free) or  301-864-7140. Single point of access for shelter information and placement in Prince George's County. If a couple does not share children they will most likely be placed in separate shelters. Couples with children, single-males with children, and women with boys over the age of 12 will be placed in Family Emergency Shelter. Also assists with youth/runaway shelter placement.

- 2-1-1MD Information & Referral Services: Provides information and referral to a variety of governmental and health & human services and offers supportive listening and crisis intervention.
Coverage Area Services vary by County and State.

Defined coverage areas:
United States - Nationwide
Hours Of Operation 24 hours/day, 7 days/week
Eligibility Crisis services are open to anyone in need. Shelter services are open to Prince George's County residents with a valid ID or appropriate documentation showing at least 30 days of County residency.
Languages Offered Language line services.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call appropriate hotline or visit website for general information.
Documents Required For Shelter Placement: Official mail or court documents less than 30-days-old, -or- Valid Photo ID with a PG County address, -or- current voter ID card, -or- tenant lease with a PG County address in the individuals name, -or- documentation showing social services benefits received from PG County.
Volunteer Requirements 18 and older.
Volunteer Duties Volunteer suicide/crisis counselors. No experience necessary. Must be able to attend our in-house training. Contact the Training Coordinator for further information. 301-864-7095 EX 427.

Contact Information
Mailing Address PO Box 149
Hyattsville MD
20781 United States
Phone Hot Line 301-864-7161
Fax Number 301-864-7146
Information & Referral 2-1-1
MD Youth Crisis Hotline 800-422-0009
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255
Homeless Hotline 888-731-0999
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