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Health and Wellness Resources

UMBC:
UMBC Counseling Center 

The Counseling Center offers support to UMBC students to assist with a variety of personal, academic and career concerns.

  • 410-455-2472
  • After Hours: 410-455-3230
UMBC Employee Assistance Program 

UMBC Regular and Contingent II employees and members of their households have access to the USM Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services at no charge to you.

  • 855-410-7628
Maryland:
Crisis Hotline (mdcoalition.org)

Maryland Coalition of Families (MCF) helps families who care for someone with behavioral health needs.

  • Main Office: 410-730-8267
  • Maryland Crisis Hotline: Call 211, press 1.
  • referral@mdcoalition.org
Maryland 2-1-1 

2-1-1 Maryland is partnership of four agencies working together to provide simple access to health and human services information.

  • Need Help? Dial 2-1-1
  • IN CRISIS? TEXT YOUR ZIP CODE TO 898-211
MDH Health Departments (maryland.gov)
National:
NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.

SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

SAVE was one of the nation’s first organizations dedicated to the prevention of suicide. The work is based on the foundation and belief that suicide is preventable and everyone has a role to play in preventing suicide.

  • 1-800-273-8255
Suicide Lifeline 

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

  • 1-800-273-8255