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    Behavioral Health Crisis Resources

    ​​​​​Lives Matter.  Reach Out.  Help is Here.


    National network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24/7.
    Hearing Impaired:  1-800-799-4889

    Maryland Crisis Hotline:  1-800-422-0009
    Crisis intervention, support and referrals.  Online chat available Monday-Friday, 4 p.m.- 9 p.m. at www.MDCrisisConnect.org.​​

    Additional Resources:

    • Western Maryland Regional Medical Center Crisis Line: 240-964-1399
    • Family Crisis Resource Center:  301-759-9244
      Assists victims and survivors of intimate partner violence, rape, sexual assault, sexual abuse, and child abuse.  If you are in an abusive situation or need to know your options, lines are open 24/7.
    • Problem Gambling Helpline:  1-800-GAMBLER (426-2537)
      Provides support​ for those struggling with a gambling addiction.
    • The Trevor Project Crisis Line:  1-866-488-7386
      Leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ youth ages 13-24.
    • Veterans' Crisis Hotline:  1-800-273-8255, Press 1 or 1-877-VET2VET (838-2838)
      The Veterans' Crisis Hotline connects veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline.  VET2VET is a confidential connection which utilizes trained peer veterans ready to provide hope and help 24/7.  In addition, the peer counselor will help the veteran navigate the often complex VA system to access the mental health resources that are being sought.