Change to larger font size Change to smaller font size

Maryland Department Of Health And Mental Hygiene

Children And Youth With Special Health Care Needs

Accessible Resource Locator

Go To Graphics Website
For assistance call us at 1-800-638-8864

Browse By Keywords Browse By Services
We found 34 results matching your search criteria 
Easter Seals of Greater Washington and Baltimore Region
The program offers a variety of support services for families who have a child with a disability and/or chronic illnesses or special need. Through a network of trained adult and senior volunteers The Program provides a range of support and enriching experiences for children with special needs and provides critically needed respite support to their families. Programs vary by county depending on availability of volunteers.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
800-886-3771
301-588-8700
1420 Spring Street , Silver Spring, MD, 20910

Arc of Montgomery County
Serves individuals, families and employers affected by intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
301-984-5777
11600 Nebel Street, Rockville, MD, 20852

Independence Now, Inc
(The center for Independent living)- A nonprofit organization created by and for people with disabilities. We are a resource and advocacy center that promotes independent living and equal access for people with all types of disabilities. Assists residents of Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
301-277-2839
12301 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD, 20904

Arc of Frederick County
assists persons with developmental disabilities and their families to obtain the services they need and want in order to become as independent as possible and to enjoy quality of life within our community.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
301-663-0909
620A Research Court , Frederick, MD, 21703

Tri-County Youth Services Bureau
Includes individual, group and family counseling in each of the three counties in Southern Maryland. Staff works closely with families, school systems, the Department of Social Services, the Health Department, the Department of Juvenile Services, and other local agencies to develop intervention plans that will maximize young people’s resources and help them move towards resolving academic, behavioral and emotional problems.
Links to More Info:


Worcester County Department of Health
Each local health department administers and enforces State, county and municipal health laws, regulations, and programs. Public health programs tailored to community needs provide preventive care; immunizations; health education; drug and alcohol abuse counseling; and rabies and communicable disease prevention. Information about these and all other health-related state programs may be found by contacting local health departments.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
410-632-1100
6040 Public Landing Road , Snow Hill, MD, 21863

Educational Associates and Affiliates
An educational consulting service, aims to assists post-secondary students with academic success by providing academic coaching, advising, and academic organization during their tenure at local colleges, universities, and trade schools. While assisting students with educational supports, EAA also strives to deepen students’ commitment for academic responsibility and self-sufficiency; qualities which are essential for leading humane and productive lives in society and their communities.
Contact Info:
800-901-5614


Kids as Self Advocates
a national, grassroots project created by youth with disabilities for youth. We are teens and young adults with disabilities speaking out. KASA knows youth can make choices and advocate for themselves if they have the information and support they need. We are leaders in our communities, and we help spread helpful, positive information among our peers to increase knowledge around various issues. We also help health care professionals, policymakers and other adults in our communities understand what it is like to live our lives and we participate in discussions about how to help each other succeed.
Contact Info:
334-230-5441


IMAGE(independent marylanders achieving growth through empowerment)
The image center for people with disabilities is a non-profit organization that promotes independent living skills for students and adults with disbilities living in Baltimore city, Baltimore county, and Harford county.We provide non-residential skills training, mentoring and support to high schoolers who seek to realize their indepent living goals.
Contact Info:
410-982-6311
300 E. Joppa Road, Towson , MD, 21286

The SUCCESS Program
SUCCESS is an education program for Maryland students with intellectual disabilities that will develop their independece, problem solving and employment skills. It will also give them the opportunity to interact with peers through a wide array of inclusive educational, social and recreational capus-based activities.
Contact Info:
410-455-2493
1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD, 21250

College Living Experience
CLE is a comprehensive program that provides young adults with the opportunity to pursue higher education and transition into their next life stage – independent adulthood. Our staff works closely with students to provide structured tutoring to develop academic skills, group outings to facilitate the development of social skills and instruction in independent living, such as grocery shopping, cooking and paying bills. Students live in apartments near the CLE offices and receive intensive support to achieve their goals.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
800-486-5058
401 N. Washington St, Rockville, MD, 20850

Baltimore Lab School
Baltimore Lab School provides an exceptional, college-preparatory education for bright students with learning disabilities in grades 1-12. These disabilities include ADD/ADHD and dyslexia as well as other learning difficulties. Our innovative, arts-infused curriculum is experiential and multidisciplinary, specifically designed to help young learners overcome challenges with reading, spelling, writing, and math, while preparing them for a rewarding range of college and career choices.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
410-261-5500
2220 Saint Paul St, Baltimore, MD, 21218

Kids Health
KidsHealth is the most-visited site on the Web for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.KidsHealth is more than just the facts about health. As part of The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, KidsHealth also provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.
Links to More Info:


Way Station
Way Station, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing compassionate and quality behavioral health care, housing and employment services to adults with mental illness, developmental disabilities, and substance addictions; children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral challenges; and veterans with service needs.
Links to More Info:


Read to Succeed
READ TO SUCCEED! is a children's literacy program that strengthens children's reading and writing abilities by providing free tutorial services.
Contact Info:
301-687-4191
101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD, 21532

National Center on Institutions and Alternatives
Since 1977, the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA) has worked to break the destructive cycle often associated with the human service and correctional systems. We provide individual care, concern, and treatment for intellectual and emotionally disabled youth and adults and those involved in the criminal justice system.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
443-780-1300
7222 Ambassador Road, Baltimore, MD, 21244

Goodwill Industries of Monocacy Valley
Serving the two-county area of Frederick and Carroll Counties in Maryland, Goodwill® strives to bring responsive programs and services to these areas to help meet the needs of individuals facing challenges to employment. Whether for computer training or job placement; transportation solutions or basic life skill development, Goodwill provides services that enable individuals to obtain employment, increase their self-esteem, and become more productive members of their communities.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
301-662-0622
400 East Church Street, Frederick, MD, 21701

Baltimore Jewish Abilities Alliance
The Baltimore Jewish Abilities Alliance assists families in finding the programs and services they need for their loved ones with different abilities, strengthening their connection and enabling them to more fully participate in their communities.
Contact Info:
410-559-3613
5700 Park Heights Avenue , Baltimore, MD, 21215

Jewish Foundation for Group Homes
The Jewish Foundation for Group Homes is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the independence, dignity, choice, and community inclusion of individuals with disabilities, regardless of faith or creed. JFGH’s programs support more than 200 individuals in over 70 sites throughout the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area. Support is provided through JFGH’s residential, transitioning youth and social programs.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
240-283-6000
1500 East Jefferson Street , Rockville, MD, 20852

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Lower Eastern Shore
Big Brothers/Big Sisters is a private, non-profit agency which matches adult volunteers with children from single-parent families. The goal of this friendship is to help the child with the tough job of growing up, expose him or her to new learning experiences, and to help strengthen his or her self-esteem.
Contact Info:
410-543-2447
1915 N. Salisbury Boulevard, Salisbury, MD, 21801

Just Kids Education Services, LLC
We are a family-center home-base company that specializes in general and special education services. Just Kids Education Services, LLC offer a variety of educational needs that incorporates the child and family needs.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
301-552-9229


Special Travelers
OUR MISSION is to provide the unique quality of life supports that will lead to enjoyable, productive and meaningful experiences for individuals with special needs and their families. Whether on a vacation, in your local community, or simply at home, Special Travelers will be on the journey with you.
Contact Info:
443-228-6436


Foster Club
FosterClub's mission is to lead the efforts of young people in and from foster care to become connected, educated, inspired and represented so they can realize their personal potential and contribute to a better life for their peers.


United Healthcare On My Way
If you’re a teen or young adult who's getting ready to live on your own, UnitedHealthcare OMW (UnitedHealthcare On My Way) is for you. You’ll learn what it takes be independent. Like finding housing, getting a good job, managing your money – and more. It’s easy. It’s fun. And it’s all right here.


Talmar
TALMAR, (Therapeutic Alternatives of Maryland) operates programs for developmentally and physically challenged children and adults and for those with depression, mental illness, stroke, and at-risk youth. After professional assessments, participants are introduced to horticultural therapy practices, vocational training and job skills programs which suit them.Examples include gardening, cutting flowers and harvesting fresh produce.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
410-825-2020
1994 Cromwell Bridge Rd, Baltimore, MD, 21234

Ivymount Outreach
We offer services by highly trained staff to individuals, families and professionals. Our services include recreational, educational, and therapeutic programs, as well as, trainings and consultation across a variety of topics in the field of special education.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
301-469-0223
11614 Seven Locks Road, Rockville, MD, 20854

Cura Personalis Project Inc.
Cura Personalis Project, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in Montgomery County, MD which provides vocational and prevocational training to young adults and transitioning youth with developmental disabilities.
Contact Info:
240-324-6226


Living Classrooms
Living Classrooms Foundation strengthens communities and inspires young people to achieve their potential through hands-on education and job training, using urban, natural, and maritime resources as "living classrooms."
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
410-685-0295


A Step Closer
We take a holistic and individualized approach to helping children involved in the judicial foster care system, understanding that to help the child we may have to assist their parents and families. We know that each child’s needs and abilities are different so we are prepared to assist on many different levels, including physically, psychologically, financially, emotionally and educationally.
Contact Info:
410-235-0351
2219 Maryland Avenue , Baltimore, MD, 21218

Boys and Girls Club of Metro Baltimore
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore (BGCMB) serves over 5,200 children & youth ages 6 to 18, who live in some of Baltimore’s most severely distressed communities. BGCMB works to create opportunities for children & youth to get involved in the community and to reach their full potential.
Links to More Info:


Family League of Baltimore
We use our deep experience in resource management to collaborate with stakeholders to improve opportunities across our city. Our goal is that by 2030, all children in Baltimore will be born healthy, succeed academically, graduate high school and transition into higher education and the workforce.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
410-662-5500
2305 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD, 21218

Baltimore County Bureau of Behavioral Health
The Bureau functions as the mental health authority for the administration of state funded services for people with mental illness residing in Baltimore County.
Contact Info:
410-887-3828
6401 York Road, Baltimore, MD, 21212

People Encouraging people
People Encouraging People is a non-profit behavioral healthcare corporation dedicated to providing life-transforming rehabilitation and support services to people in Baltimore who are disabled or disadvantaged. PEP services are values-based and designed specifically for each individual’s challenges. PEP is committed to helping our clients become accepted and productive members of our community.
Links to More Info:


Mentor Maryland
Founded in 1990, MENTOR Maryland serves children and adolescents with mental health challenges, emotional and behavioral challenges, and medically complex conditions.
Links to More Info:
Contact Info:
410-455-4609


Go back to the search page