Crisis Resources

all resources
general resources

Medical or Psychiatric Emergency: Call 9-1-1

St. Mary’s County Health Department: 301-475-4330
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St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Department: 301-475-8008

Adult Protective Services – Maryland Department of Human Services

Southern Maryland 24/7 Crisis Hotline:
Calvert County: 410-535-1121
Charles County: 301-645-3336
St. Mary’s County: 301-863-6661 | TTY: 301-863-6664
Operated by the Walden Sierra Center, a private, non-profit organization.

St. Mary’s County Emergency Operation Center: 301-475-8016

Community Crisis Services, Inc. 24-Hour Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Community Crisis Services, Inc.

Maryland’s Helpline
Call: 2-1-1, Press 1
Text: 898211
Provides crisis intervention, risk assessment for suicide, homicide or overdose prevention, support, guidance, and information or linkage to community behavioral health providers 24/7

Maryland Crisis Hotline: 1-800-422-0009

survivors of abuse

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

24-Hour Domestic Violence Intervention Hotline: 301-731-1203
Domestic Violence Resources

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800-656-4673
Available 24/7

homelessness

Homeless Hotline: 1-888-731-0999 24/7
Homelessness Resources

disaster relief

The Disaster Distress Helpline is a 24/7, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural- or human-caused disaster.
To connect with a trained crisis counselor;
Call: 1-800-985-5990
Text: TalkWithUs to 66746

suicide prevention

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-784-2433

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
TTY: 1-800-799-4889

department of social services

Calvert County:
– Main Number: 443-550-6900
– Child Protective Services:
– Reporting Hotline: 443-550-6969
– After Hours Hotline: 866-898-9848

Charles County:
– Main Number: 301-392-6400
– TTY: 301-934-8901
– After Hours Hotline: 301-932-2222

St. Mary’s County:
– Child Protective Services: 240-895-7016
– General Information: 240-895-7000
– TTY: 301-475-2541
– After Hours Hotline: 301-475-8016

lgbtq+

The Trevor Project:
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– TrevorText: Text START to 678-678
– TrevorLifeline: 1-866-488-7386

youth crisis resources
general resources

Medical or Psychiatric Emergency: Call 9-1-1

Youth Crisis Center: Referral from DSS

Maryland Child Advocacy Centers

department of social services

Calvert County:
– Main Number: 443-550-6900
– Child Protective Services:
– Reporting Hotline: 443-550-6969
– After Hours Hotline: 866-898-9848

Charles County:
– Main Number: 301-392-6400
– TTY: 301-934-8901
– After Hours Hotline: 301-932-2222

St. Mary’s County:
– Child Protective Services: 240-895-7016
– General Information: 240-895-7000
– TTY: 301-475-2541
– After Hours Hotline: 301-475-8016

Lgbtq+

The Trevor Project:
Online Chat Feature
– TrevorText: Text START to 678-678
– TrevorLifeline: 1-866-488-7386