Emergency Help

Maryland’s Crisis Hotline is available 24 hours/7 days a week to provide support, guidance and assistance.
MD Crisis Hotline: 1.800.422.0009 

Certain jurisdictions operate their own crisis hotlines:

Baltimore City
First Step Youth Services Center 410.521.3800
Baltimore Crisis Response 410.931.2214
Baltimore County
410.931.2214
Central Maryland
 
Grassroots Crisis Intervention 410.531.6677
TDD for the Hearing Impaired 410.531.5086
Frederick County
 
Frederick County Crisis Hotline 301.662.2255
Local Youth Crisis Hotline
for the youth of Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington Counties
301.695.5673
Home Alone Phone Friend for Kids 301.694.8255
Parent Stress Line 301.662.2255
Senior Reassurance Program 301.663.0011
Montgomery County
 
Mental Health Association 240.777.4000
TDD for the Hearing Impaired 240.777.4875
Prince George's County
 
Suicide Hotline 301.864.7130
General Crisis and Referral Line 301.864.7161
Crisis Response System 301.429.2185
Postpartum Depression Hotline 800.773.6667
Wicomico, Worcester and Somerset Counties
 
Life Crisis Center 410.749.4357
410.749.4363

In addition, twelve jurisdictions have Mobile Crisis Teams that go to the child or family's home. Hours of operation may be limited.

 
Mobile Crisis Teams
 
Anne Arundel County Crisis 410.768.5522
Baltimore Crisis Response, Inc. (Baltimore City) 410.433.5175
Baltimore Child and Adolescents Response System (Baltimore Co.) 410.433.5175
Baltimore County Crisis Team 410.931.2214
Carroll County (Maryland Crisis Hotline) 800.422.0009
Eastern Shore Mobile Crisis (Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's,
Somerset, Talbot and Wicomico Counties)
888.407.8018
Frederick County 301.662.2255
Harford County Crisis Team 410.638.5248
Howard County Crisis Team 410.531.6677
Montgomery County Crisis System 240.777.4000
Prince George's County Crisis Response Team 301.429.2185
St. Mary's County 301.863.6661
Worcester County Call 911