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Howard County Mental Health Authority
The mission of the Howard County Mental Health Authority is to insure the availability of quality mental health services and provide leadership in the county on mental health issues through education, prevention, community and interagency partnerships to better serve the broader community.
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410-313-7350
8930 Stanford Boulevard, Columbia, MD, 21045

Montgomery County Disability Services
A unit within the Department of Health and Human Services, Aging and Disability Services that provides services and support to children and adults with developmental disabilities ages 3 years through adulthood. CSN provides community education through quarterly newsletters, educational seminars and resource fairs.
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240-777-3000
401 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, MD, 20850

Fragile X Support group
A community of families in and around the Washington-Baltimore metro area that have children affected by Fragile X Syndrome. We are a very active group providing mutual support and education, promoting awareness of Fragile X and actively participating in funding research on Fragile X.
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240-838-0115
240-246-3503


Healthy Smiles for Autism
Healthy Smiles for Autism was created by the National Museum of Dentistry to empower parents of children with autism spectrum disorder to establish a healthy oral hygiene routine and prepare their children for a visit to the dentist.
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410-706-0600
31 South Greene Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Mental Health Association of Maryland
A leader in progressive programs resulting in more effective treatment, improved outcomes for individuals, increased research and greater public understanding of the needs of children and adults living with mental illness.We envision a just, humane and healthy society in which all people are accorded respect, dignity and the opportunity to achieve their full potential free from stigma and prejudice.
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410-235-1178
711 W. 40th Street, Baltimore, MD, 21211

One World for Autism
Goal is to implement family support services and complete the design of a multi-disciplinary center that will enable children, adolescents, and their families to access the services in a seamless and unduplicated manner.
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301-618-8395
1400 Nalley Terrace , Hyattsville, MD, 20785

Sheppard Pratt Health Systems
A private, non-profit behavioral health organization that provides a full range of services in a variety of settings to meet the needs of children, adolescents, adults and older adults.
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410-938-5152
6501 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD, 21285

MANSEF (Maryland Association of Non-Public Special Education Facilities)
A not-for-profit organization of nonpublic special education facilities approved by the Maryland State Department of Education. These facilities, throughout Maryland, promote quality services for children and youth with disabilities.
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410-938-4413
6501 North Charles Street, Towson, MD, 21204

GEMSS for School
Explains genetic conditions and offer helpful strategies for use in classrooms. These include ideas for emergencies, field trips, diets, communication, instruction, and more.
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603-862-2962
10 West Edge Drive, Durham, MD, 03284

Pathfinders For Autism
Dedicated to helping individuals, parents and professionals find resources, supports and training while working to increase the awareness of autism spectrum disorders and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
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443-330-5370
303 International Circle, Hunt Valley, MD, 21030

Autism Waiver
Maryland’s Home and Community Based Services Waiver for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder allows eligible children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to receive specific waiver services and certain Medicaid services to support them in their homes and communities.


Maryland Coalition of Families for Children’s Mental Health
the statewide voice for children’s behavioral health and is dedicated to: Building a family-driven network of information and support. Improving services in all systems of care for children, youth and their families.
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410-730-8267
800-607-3637
10632 Little Patuxent Parkway , Columbia, MD, 21044

The Autistic Children’s Support Group of Worchester County
An all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to providing parent-to-parent support for families living with Autism in Worcester County, MD.


Anne Arundel County Autism Support Group
Our group is dedicated to the advocacy and developmental needs of children who have been diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome. We meet monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 7-9pm (during the school year and excluding December. Only contact info is online)


Autism Society of America
Increases public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for appropriate services for individuals across the lifespan, and providing the latest information regarding treatment, education, research and advocacy.
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800-328-8476
4340 East-West Hwy, Bethesda, MD, 20814

Autism Connect
Provides stakeholders in the state of Maryland with an online resource that will assist them in locating and securing resources for individuals with Autism. The website focuses specifically on research, educational resources, and advocacy organizations available to families in Maryland.


Providing Relief for Autistic Youth
Provides information and referrals for: financial and family support, referrals for therapies, family training, CPR training, and information on having an individual with an autism spectrum disorder, also autism awareness training for emergency service providers. (Washington County- Online, hotline)Providing Relief for Autistic Youth Inc.
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240-310-9112


Maryland Disability Council
A public policy organization that advocates for the inclusion of people with developmental disabilities in all facets of community life.
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800-305-6441
217 E. Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Autism Society of Howard County
Serves individuals on the autism spectrum, their families, and their communities by providing information, support, and advocacy; by promoting awareness of autism that values the dignity and uniqueness of each individual; and by working to improve the quality of and access to services and to educational opportunities.
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410-290-3466
10280 Old Columbia Road, Columbia, MD, 21046

Montgomery County Behavior Health and Crisis Services
List of services and programs provided by the agency.
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240-777-1770
255 Rockville Pike , Rockville , MD, 20850

Baltimore Crisis Response, Inc.
Provides timely and effective crisis intervention and addictions treatment services in the least restrictive environment possible.
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410-433-5255
410-433-5175
2041 East Fayette Street, Baltimore, MD, 21231

Catholic Charities Mental Health Services
Provides outpatient services in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Frederick, Washington, Garrett, and Allegany Counties. These services include individual and family therapy as well as medication management. In addition, this site provides child and adolescent psychiatric rehabilitation services in conjunction with outpatient services. See website for location closest to you.


Baltimore County Behavioral Assessment Team
A collaborative program between the Baltimore County Police Department, the Baltimore County Health Department and Affiliated Sante Group. Designed to provide comprehensive crisis intervention services to persons in a mental health crisis. The program consists of a telephone hotline, Home Intervention Team, Urgent Care Clinic, Critical Incident Stress Management and Mobile Crisis Team. The Mobile Crisis Team pairs a mental health clinician with a police officer to provide emergency police response to persons in need of crisis intervention. This team responds to calls throughout Baltimore County.
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410-931-2214
400 Washington Avenue, Towson, MD, 21204

Shore Behavioral Health
An affiliate of Shore Health System, which includes Dorchester General Hospital in Cambridge, Maryland and The Memorial Hospital at Easton, Maryland. Offering a complete continuum of psychiatric and substance abuse services to patients.
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410-228-5511
300 Byrn Street , Cambridge, MD, 21613

Mosaic Community Services
Help individuals with mental illness or substance use issues deal with long-term chronic issues, as well as crisis situations. We offer adult residential services, vocational programs, physical health care, in-home services for children and adolescents, and so much more.
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410-453-9553
1925 Greenspring Drive, Timonium, MD, 21093

Caroline County Mental Health Services
A fee-for-service program administered by the Caroline County Health Department. A full range of outpatient mental health services are offered to Caroline County residents.
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410-479-3800
606 Sunnyside Avenue , Denton, MD, 21629

Upper Bay Counseling Services
Provides a broad range of counseling and mental health services to meet every individual's needs. Services in Cecil and Harford Counties in Maryland.
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800-467-0304
200 Booth Street , Elkton, MD, 21921

Zepp Children's Foundation
The Mission of our nonprofit foundation is to serve special needs children diagnosed with Fragile X Syndrome, or a dual diagnosis of Fragile X with Autism through resources and grants to enhance their quality of life as well as their caregivers.
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410-861-6470


Baltimore Chesapeake Autism Society
A volunteer organization founded in 1976. We were created to help serve Maryland families of children and adults with autism spectrum disorders. Our organization provides information, advocacy and support for families and individuals with autism.
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410-655-7933


Misunderstood Minds
Parents, teachers, and students looking for the scientific explanations behind learning differences and strategies to aid success in school can find both on the companion Web site for Misunderstood Minds. The site includes profiles of the students in the documentary, as well as sections on Attention, Reading, Writing, and Mathematics. Interactive activities, called Experience Firsthand, are designed to give site visitors a sense of what it may be like for a student struggling with a basic skill.


Community Services for Autistic Adults and Children
Community Services for Autistic Adults and Children (CSAAC) is a private, non-profit agency which provides direct services to children and adults with autism across the lifespan. CSAAC’s mission is “to enable individuals with autism to reach their highest potential and contribute as confident individuals to their community.”
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240-912-2220
8615 East Village Avenue , Montgomery Village, MD, 20886

Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council
The Council believes that all people with developmental disabilities should receive the support they need to maximize independence, be productive, and lead the lives they choose in the community. Practices that segregate and isolate people with disabilities must end. Focuses on bringing about lasting improvements in the areas of: education, early intervention, child care, community supports, employment, transportation, recreation, housing, health, and quality assurance.
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410-767-3670
800-305-6441
217 E. Redwood Street , Baltimore, MD, 21202

Maryland Disabilities Forum
A non-profit cross-disability organization led by people with disabilities that provides leadership in facilitating systems change to achieve community inclusion, civil rights and equal opportunities for people with disabilities. The Forum achieves this by connecting people with disabilities, other individuals, and organizations; providing them with the opportunity to network and engage in public forums to increase awareness among people with disabilities; and enhancing their participation in the policy setting and implementation process by providing a wide spectrum of information.
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443-539-0178
10270 Old Columbia Rd. Suite 100, Columbia, MD, 21046

Autism Speaks
Autism Speaks is the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization. The program's goal is to change the future of individuals who are impacted by autism spectrum disorders. Autism Speaks is devoted to brining the autism community together to address this disorder that is on the rise, and to do everything possible to raise public awareness, raise funds for research, and give hope to everyone who is impacted by autism.
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888-288-4762
1 East 33rd Street, New York, NY, 10016

Autism Source
Search nationwide autism-related services and supports by loaction or service type. The Autism Source Resource Database, created in 2004, is the most comprehensive database of its kind. The Autism Society strives to offer only credible and reliable resources to our constituents; therefore we have employed our nationwide network of chapters and collaborated with other autism organizations and professionals throughout the U.S.
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800-328-8476
4340 East-West Hwy, Bethesda, MD, 20814

JSSA: Autism Spectrum Disorders Across the Lifespan
Services and programs provide support for the whole family empowering them to make informed decisions and access neededservices that maximize the quality of life, development potential, and functioning of their loved ones and the enitre family as an unit.
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301-838-4200
200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville , MD, 20850

Center for Autism and Related Disorders at Kennedy Krieger Institute
CARD combines research, clinical (assesment and intervention) services, as well as community outreach and training to help improve the lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders, their families, and the community who cares for them. CARD endorses a flexible approach to treatment, adjusting the core set of methods used and goals of intervention to meet the needs of each child and his or her family.
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443-923-7630
3901 Greenspring Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21211

MarTar Swim School
MarTar Swim School specializes in providing quality, enriching swimming education that gives equal access for everyone to learn at their own pace and abilities. We specialize in teaching individuals with special needs, including children and adults with autism, down syndrome, ADHD, PDD, cerebral palsy and visual or audio impairments, how to swim by employing a variety of techniques including visual aids and sign language. We are committed to providing excellent instruction and a safe, compassionate learning environment.
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410-799-8887
6801 Douglas Legum Drive , Elkridge, MD, 21075

Trellis Services, Inc
Trellis Services, Inc, headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, is a progressive and innovative agency that provides comprehensive services for children with autism and related communication disorders. Our professionals use the most progressive educational and behavioral methodologies, combined with a child- and family-centered approach, to maximize every child’s potential. Our defining goal is to teach children that learning is a fun, playful, and interactive experience.
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443-330-7900
102 Lakefront Drive, Hunty Valley, MD, 21030

Camp Koski
CampKoski is a Certified Youth Camp (CYC) in Baltimore County for children diagnosed with Autism and related disorders. We are a summer daycamp, in a safe and relaxing rural setting.
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410-375-6681
13446 Bottom Rd, Hydes, MD, 21082

Melwood Recreation Center
The Melwood Recreation Center is a beautiful 108-acre facility located on the Nanjemoy Peninsula in rural Charles County, Maryland. Operates four core programs: Camp Accomplish, an inclusive camp for kids of all abilities; Access Adventures, an assisted travel program for adults with disabilities; the Equestrian Program, offering therapeutic and general horsemanship lessons and trail riding activities to riders of all ages and abilities; and the Retreat Center.
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301-599-8000
5606 Dower House Road, Upper Marlboro, MD, 20772

Brighter Stronger Foundation
The Philosophy of BSF is reflected in its mission statement: To promote and support individuals to become more independent and to maximize the potentials of individuals and their families through providing quality client-centered therapeutic services.
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410-574-4000
6 Nashua Ct, Baltimore, MD, 21221

Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance
Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance addresses the needs of those who present with signs or symptoms associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder and related developmental disabilities, and we’re unique in our ability to provide a seamless continuum of care starting with diagnosis and extending through assessment and treatment.
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800-828-5659
1651 Old Meadow Road, McLean, VA, 22102

Renoxx Caregivers
At Renoxx Caregivers, we provide services to children and adults with different developmental disabilities, such as autism. Our commitment is to provide personalized care and interventions that will yield a greater sense of independence and quality of life for both the child and the family.We provide Respite Care, Family Training, Intensive Intervention Services and Therapeutic Integration services.
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301-850-1148
9500 Annapolis Road , Lanham, MD, 20721

The Musical Autist
The Musical Autist is a nonprofit organization that hosts "Sensory Friendly Concerts," which are facilitated by Board Certified-Music Therapists. These events advocate for autism acceptance and opportunities for self-advocacy by providing "equal access to the fine arts."
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Autism Classroom
This site is designed to provide assistance to educators who are educating children with autism and since parents are a child's first teacher, this site is for you too! On this site you will find information about teaching children with autism and developmental disabilities, running a successful autism classroom, setting up spaces in the home and community for a child with autism, locate books and apps helpful in educating children with autism and find training options.
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Advancing Abilties, LLC
We are a Maryland based company which provides in-home and community based services to children and young adults with an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis. Our team specializes in providing evidence based interventions accompanied by a comprehensive behavioral approach of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).
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443-453-2031


Little Leaves Behavioral Services
Little Leaves is an organization dedicated to helping people with social, communication, and behavioral challenges grow and succeed so that they can participate as fully as possible in their families and communities. Using evidenced-based practices based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), our professionals partner with each family to develop and implement an individualized therapeutic plan. We currently work with children in their homes, daycares, and schools throughout the metro Washington DC area (Northern Virginia, Maryland, and DC).
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202-420-8359
9545 Georgia Ave , Silver Spring, MD, 20910

If I Need Help
If I Need Help is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization working to reunite those who are lost, disoriented or can’t self-advocate with their loved ones and caregivers. We use QR Code Technology that can be accessed by computer or cell phone to provide help, emergency iD and peace of mind. We offer a free online member profile, and Emergency Q&A that can be edited in real time and emailed or printed in an emergency. Our customizable iD products include iD cards, & wearables such as shoe/dog tags, patches, pins/clips, & apparel.
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661-524-6732


Advancing Beyond the Spectrum LLC
We are a team of Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA) dedicated to meeting your child’s social, behavioral, academic, and communication needs. We provide various levels of interventions including evidence-based practices such as Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Verbal Behavior (VB). We also offer parent training, advocacy, and community support.
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443-800-4985
3717 Boston Street, Baltimore, MD, 21224

My Goal
MyGOAL Autism is a 501 c(3) non-profit organization with a vision to restore lives and families affected by Autism through Education and Empowerment.
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877-886-9462


National Autism Resources
National Autism Resources Inc. is a global leader in providing cost effective, research based therapeutic tools that meet the needs of people on the autism spectrum across their lifespan.
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877-249-2393


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