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In Montgomery County resources are available 24/7 to help you or someone you care about dealing with a crisis.

Crisis Assessment
Phone:
Montgomery County Hotline: 301-738-2255
Montgomery County Crisis Center: 240-777-4000
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
All calls to these services are free and confidential.

In person:
Montgomery County Crisis Center
301 Piccard Drive, Rockville
240-777-4000
No appointment needed

Mobile Crisis Outreach will respond anywhere within Montgomery County to provide emergency psychiatric evaluations. Full crisis assessments and treatment referrals are provided for all crises, both psychiatric and situational. In addition, the program has six crisis beds as an alternative to hospitalization for those who are uninsured or are insured within the public mental health system.

If you or someone you care about it at imminent risk of taking their life please call 9-1-1. Ask for a Crisis Intervention Trained officer (police with mental health training) if possible.

Hospitals--Inpatient and/or Outpatient Treatment and Doctor Referrals

Adventist Behavioral Health
Rockville, MD
301-251-4500

Children’s National Medical Center
Rockville, MD
301-765-7860

Holy Cross Hospital
Silver Spring, MD
301-754-7860

Holy Cross Germantown
Germantown, MD
301-557-6860

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
Olney MD
301-774-8800

Suburban Hospital
Bethesda, MD
301-896-3100

Washington Adventist Hospital
Takoma Park
301-891-5600

Non-Crisis Assessment:

Montgomery County Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health
Screening & Assessment Services for Children and Adolescents
240-777-1430

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Services
Montgomery County Health and Human Services
240-777-1432

Montgomery County Access to Behavioral Health Services
Assistance with obtaining appropriate outpatient mental health or substance abuse services for individuals eligible through the public mental health system.
Walk in assessments – 
255 Rockville Pike, Suite 145
Rockville, MD
240-777-1770
Monday – Friday 9am or 1pm

Beacon Health Options
Implements the public mental health system for individuals with Medicaid and individuals who receive state subsidiesfor services.
1-800-888-1965

EveryMind Regional Youth Services Center (Kensington/Wheaton Schools)
301-424-0656

Family Services Regional Youth Services Center (Gaithersburg Schools)
240-683-6580

YMCA Regional Youth Services Center (Silver Spring Schools)
301-576-9060

Family Services, Inc. Outpatient Mental Health Clinic
301-840-3263

Family Services, Inc.
301-840-2000

Family Services - Step Ahead Program (Education and Treatment): 240-686-0707

Family Services - The Landing- Adolescent Club House (Education/ Peer Support/ Job Readiness): 301-840-4066
 

InfoMontgomery (web based directory of service providers in Montgomery County)
www.infomontgomery.org

Additional Resources for Information

Suicide

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
https://afsp.org/

You Matter
http://youmatter.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

UMttr-Your LIfe Matters
www.umttr.org

The Campaign To Change Direction
www.changedirection.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Substance Abuse

ManyVoices. Smart Choices.
www.manyvoicesmartchoices.org

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens
https://teens.drugabuse.gov/

National Institue on Drug Abuse
https://www.drugabuse.gov/children-and-teens

Partnership for a Drug-Free America
https://drugfree.org/

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Adolescent Health
https://www.hhs.gov/ash/oah/facts-and-stats/national-and-state-data-sheets/adolescents-and-substance-abuse/maryland/index.html

Montgomery County Crisis Center
24-Hour Telephone and Walk-In
240-777-4000
1301 Piccard Drive, Rockville

Substance Abuse Screening for Children and Adolescents 
Montgomery County Health and Human Services
240-777-1430

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Services
Montgomery County Health and Human Services
240-777-1432

Behavioral Health Access Team
Montgomery County Health and Human Services
240-777-1770

EveryMind Regional Youth Services Center (Kensington/Wheaton Schools) 
301-424-0656

Family Services Regional Youth Services Center (Gaithersburg Schools)
240-683-6580

YMCA Regional Youth Services Center (Silver Spring Schools)
301-576-9060

Family Services, Inc. Outpatient Mental Health Clinic
301-840-3263

Family Services, Inc.
301-840-2000

InfoMontgomery (web based directory of service providers in Montgomery County)
www.infomontgomery.org