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ODHH Crisis Services Resources

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Maryland Governor’s Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Resources


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Policies & Resource Guides

Resource Guide: Mental Health Services

Community Resources

At-Risk Children

Boys Town

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault

National Child Sexual Abuse Helpline
National Runaway Safeline
National Safe Place


Crisis Text Line

Domestic Violence

Abused Deaf Woman’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS)
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Loveisrespect for Youth
National Domestic Violence Hotline 
RAINN: Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

GLBT National Help Center

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Matthew’s Place
The Trevor Project

Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorders Association
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Eating Disorders 

Human Trafficking

National Human Trafficking Resource Center

Natural/Human-Caused Disasters

Disaster Distress Helpline

Substance Abuse

Before It’s Too Late – State of Maryland

Suicide Prevention

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

National Institute of Mental Health: Suicide Prevention
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Suicide Prevention Resource Center
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: Suicide Prevention


Veterans Crisis Line