Counseling Services - Community Resources and Helpful Websites
 
 
 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Emergency/Crisis

Baltimore County Crisis Response System

Service Description: comprehensive crisis intervention services for those experiencing a mental health crisis

  • Operations Center provides telephone assessments, triage, information/referral, and suicide prevention/intervention; staffed by mental health professionals; available 24/7
  • Mobile Crisis Team provides on-site, immediate response to a person in crisis; staffed by teams of mental health clinicians and plain-clothes police officers; available 10 AM – 1 AM, seven days per week

Location: 1205 York Road, Suite 19, Baltimore, MD 21209
Telephone: 410-931-2214

Information/Referral Service

Maryland First Call for Help and United Way 211

Service Description: confidential information and referral service

  • Comprehensive database of more than 4,000 federal, state, and local services, both government and non- profit; includes referral for prescription, mortgage, rental, and utility assistance; staffed by certified, social work professionals able to assess caller needs and make referrals to appropriate resources; available 24/7

Phone: 2-1-1 or 1-800-492-0618

Resource Information (County)

Baltimore County Public Library Connections: Children, Youth and Family Resources - online guide to community resources available in Baltimore County

Categories of Information: emergency/crisis assistance; child care; domestic violence; education, employment, and libraries; emotional well-being; family assistance; legal rights and services; physical well-being; rape; recreation; and runaway

Resource Information (State)

Maryland Community Services Locator - online guide to community resources available in the State of Maryland

Categories of Information: conflict resolution; disability services; family assistance; food assistance; health services; HIV/AIDS resources; housing programs; legal assistance; mental health services; parks and recreational sites; public schools; public Internet access sites; senior citizen resources; support groups; victim services; job readiness/adult education; and substance abuse treatment and prevention

Services for the Non-Insured

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Core Service Agency of Baltimore County 

Service Description: comprehensive range of accessible and affordable services for county residents

  • Provides evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, case management, rehabilitation, community support, therapeutic foster care, supervised housing, emergency services, and crisis intervention

Location: Baltimore County Department of Health – Bureau of Behavioral Health, 6401 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212

Phone: 410-887-3828 

MENTAL HEALTH CARE

The Pro Bono Counseling Project

Service Description: free mental health care to families and those with no insurance and low incomes

  • Provides counseling for family and couple issues, anxiety disorders, problems with self-esteem and social interactions, eating disorders, adjustment to untreatable illness, grief and loss, separation and divorce, and physical and sexual abuse and other forms of violence; staffed by licensed mental health professionals
  • Not for those with chronic mental illness or disorders due to drug and/or alcohol abuse

Phone: 410-825-1001 or 877-323-5800 (toll free)

ADHD/LD EVALUATIONS

The Loyola Clinical Centers

Service Description: psycho-educational evaluations for children and adults with learning, attention, and emotional problems
Location: Belvedere Square, 5911 York Road, Suite 100
Phone: 410-617-1200

HELPFUL WEBSITES

Addictions Anger

Anxiety

Career Development

  • Career Services (CCBC)

College Student Mental Health

Depression and Bipolar

Disaster Distress

Domestic Violence

Eating Concerns

Grief and Loss

Health

Learning Disabilities

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender

Mental Health

Obsessive-Compulsive

Resilience

Spirituality

Study Skills

Suicide

Trauma and Crisis Response


 
 
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