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    Talbot County​

    Addictions Program (TCAP)


    The mission of the Talbot County Addictions Program (TCAP) is to provide the finest quality, most caring and complete recovery support services to adults and families.  We aspire to improve the quality of life for our clients and our community by reducing problems associated with drugs and alcohol.

    The Talbot County Addictions Program (TCAP) provides care coordination services and peer recovery support to adults and their families who are experiencing problems with alcohol and/or other drugs. TCAP provides screenings and referrals for addiction services, as well as assistance with the Medicaid and Health Choice insurance application process for those who qualify.


    Program Service Eligibility Criteria:

     Individuals who are seeking resources for problems related to the use of alcohol and/or other drugs.


    Narcan Program:

     ·          www.talbotsgotheart.org for more information


    Narcan is a drug that reverses an overdose caused by the use of Opioids, including ​prescription medications and heroin. Talbot County Health Department (TCHD) provides training for individuals and organizations who are interested in ad​ministering this lifesaving drug. TCHD provides trainings the first.Tuesday of every month at 5:30PM at the Health Department building at 100 S. Hanson St. in Easton and provides additional trainings upon request.  You will receive an intranasal form of Narcan after the training. Call 410-819-5600 to register or for more information about the program.


      Training Request Form (Click Here)​


    Contact Information:

    Jean Honey, Prevention Program Administrator

    Phone : 410-819-5689

    Email:  jean.honey@maryland.gov

    Updated 10-16-2018


    Services Offered/Provided:

     TCAP provides the following services to help individuals achieve their goals:

    • Screening and referrals to Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health treatment providers and resources.
    • Care Coordination services to assist individuals with accessing services following residential levels of treatment and for those who need intensive services.
    • Peer Recovery Support to assist individuals with education, the development of recovery plans, help with utilizing self-help programs, connections to local support organizations and access to recovery housing.
    • Circuit Problem-Solving Court - Provides monitoring for participants in the Circuit Problem-Solving Court Program. The goal is to provide a therapeutic response to substance use rather than a punitive response.
    • TCA Addiction Specialist - Provides screenings and referrals for individuals referred by the Department of Social Services case managers including TCA applicants/recipients and food supplement applicants and recipients convicted of a high volume drug-related felony. 
    • STOP Grant – Assessment, treatment, case management, and referrals provided in the Talbot County Detention Center through Connections Community Support Programs, Inc.
    • Referrals for women with children are available.
    • Interpreter services are available.


    Service Location:

    Talbot County Health Department
    100 South Hanson Street
    Easton, MD 21601

    Program Phone Number: 410-819-5602

    Main Phone Number: 410-819-5600


    Service Hours:

    Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 5:00PM

    Walk-in screenings and referrals - Monday through Friday 8:30AM to 4:00PM



    TCAP will assist those who are uninsured with obtaining Medicaid or Health Choice and assist with treatment referrals as needed.

    Persons with Medicaid and private insurance are being referred to private providers in the community.

    There are no fees for Peer Recovery Support and Care Coordination services for those who qualify.


    Additional Information:

    Local Addictions Authority - Quality Improvement Services –TCAP collaborates with Maryland Department of Health (MDH) Behavioral Health Administration (BHA) to integrate systems planning and management of the Public Behavioral Health System (PBHS) including planning, managing, and monitoring publicly funded substance use disorder services for Talbot County.


    For Behavioral Health Programs:  COMAR 10.63 requires an agreement to cooperate when submitting an initial application, renewal application, or when a change to a program’s license is requested to provide SUD treatment.


    Updated 2-12-18



    Corsica River Mental Health Services

    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

    Phone: 410-745-8028 or 410-758-2211

    Website: www.crmhsinc.com/index.html


    Eastern Shore Psychological Services

    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

    Phone: 410-822-5007

    Website: www.espsmd.com

    Shore Behavioral Health at UMM Shore Regional Health:

    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services

    Phone: 410-822-1000 x5452

    Website: umshoreregional.org/programs/behavioral/services/shore-behavioral-health-outpatient-services

    Life’s Energy Wellness Center, Inc.:

    Substance Abuse Outpatient Services

    Phone: 800-867-2395

    Website: www.lewcinc.org

    Chesapeake Treatment Services:

    Medication Assisted Treatment for Opiate Addiction

    Phone: 410-822-7150

    Website: www.chesapeaketreatmentservices.com

    BNJ Health Services:

    Medication Assisted Treatment for Opiate Addiction

    Phone:  410-763-9040

    **Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is the administering and dispensing of Methadone and other federally approved medications at relatively stable dosage levels, in conjunction with appropriate services to improve recovery efforts.

    **Vivitrol is a non-addictive monthly injection used to prevent relapse to opioid dependence after opioid detox.



    Eastern Shore Mobile Crisis 1-888-407-8018


    Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence 1-800-927-4673


    For All Seasons Hotline 1-800-310-7273


    Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-422-0009                         



    Crisis Text Line   text HOME to 741741


    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255

    En Espanol 1-888-628-9454    TTY 1-800-799-4889


    Family Crisis Resource Center  301-759-9244


    Life Crisis Center  410-749-HELP


    Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ-sensitive)  1-866-488-7386


    Grassroots Crisis Intervention Services  410-531-6677


    Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255   Text 838255


    Problem Gambling Helpline 1-800-GAMBLER


    Maryland Poison Center 1-800-222-1222



    For More Resources: 

       ·         Talbot Resource Guide - Reintegration and Relocation in Recovery (Click Here) 


    Updated 2-12-18