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Veterans Services


AACMHA provides a wide range of programs and services for veterans facing mental health issues.


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Training & Workshops


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Who is Providing Covid-19 Vaccines in Anne Arundel County?


Five Tips from Mental Health First Aid to Help You Maintain Resilience in 2021


Operation Courage

The mission of Operation Courage is to provide quality mental health care and improve access to care for Maryland frontline workers.

Click here for a Secure, Free & Confidential Mental Health Assessment.


Updated Information About the New and Extended CARES Act Programs

On December 27, the federal COVID-19 relief package, called the “Continued Assistance for Unemployment Workers Act” that extends the CARES Act programs and provides additional federal unemployment benefits, was signed into law. Labor has reviewed the legislation and is working with the vendor to begin programming the four new and On extended programs in the BEACON system. 


A message from our Executive Director

As we move further into 2021, we are encouraged by the news that access to Covid-19 vaccinations is expanding, and we continue to see signs that life is carefully getting closer to “normal”. Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency stands firm in our commitment to ensuring a continuum of care for our residents as we look toward spring and summer with optimism.

There are many things we are looking forward to, including a series of virtual events we will be co-sponsoring with Kevin Hines, best-selling author, global public speaker, and award-winning documentary filmmaker. If you are not familiar with Kevin’s story of recovery and resilience following a suicide attempt, we encourage you to learn more by clicking here.


Adrienne Mickler


Latest News

Request for Proposal for Mental Health Case Management for Adults

 The Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency, Inc (AACMHA) seeks  to identify a provider or multiple providers of TCM in Anne Arundel County beginning July 1, 2021.The TCM provider(s) will be expected to serve adult individuals who have Medical Assistance or who are uninsured and meet specific uninsured criteria.The provider(s) will provide both general and intensive levels of TCM. Services should be person-centered, participant driven and recovery oriented. 


Request for Interest for Maryland Community Criminal Justice Treatment Program and Trauma, Addictions, Mental Health and Recovery

The Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency, Inc (AACMHA) seeks to identify providers interested in providing high quality mental health services in a detention center setting. The provider should be interested in providing both a Trauma, Addictions, Mental Health and Recovery TAMAR program and a Maryland Community Criminial Justice Treatment Program.


Md. Affordable Housing Commission Housing Day is February 11, 2021

The 2021 Maryland State Legislative Session is underway but is primarily taking place virtually this year.  MAHC is busy preparing for a virtual Housing Day, so please join us on February 11, 2021 from 9:00 AM-10:30 AM to show your support for affordable rental housing programs.  We will be asking for full funding of the Governor's proposed FY22 budget, which includes $37 million for Rental Housing Works this year. Please help us fill the virtual Zoom room to show our Legislators how important these funds are to our industry and ask for their support. 

To register, go to https://www.mdahc.org/event-4139244


Virtual Session: How to Access Insurance Coverage for Mental Health/Substance Use Disorder

The Maryland Insurance Administration will be holding a virtual session called Understanding How to Access Insurance Coverage for Mental Health/Substance Use Disorder Treatment on January 12, 2021 from 11 AM-1 PM.

For more information and to register, CLICK HERE


Maryland Coalition of Families is Offering a Free Virtual Wellness Workshop Series in January and February

Maryland Coalition of Families is collaborating with community agencies to offer a free six-part Virtual Wellness Workshop Series starting in January 2021. We are all experiencing increased stress due to the pandemic, with many families facing more challenges related to substance use and mental health during these times. This free series will provide practical tools and resources for maintaining home, environmental, familial, and self care.  Registrants who attend three or more workshops will receive a free self-care package in the mail. Register at http://tiny.cc/WellnessSeries.


Crisis Resources

Support During a Crisis

The Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency and the Anne Arundel County Department of Health have compiled the following information and resources for addressing mental health and overall well-being of children and adults. 


If you have Experienced a Traumatic Event or Critical Incident...

If you have experienced a traumatic event or a critical incident (any event that causes unusually strong emotional reactions that have the potential to interfere with the ability to function normally), even though the event may be over, you may now be experiencing or may experience later, some strong emotional or physical reactions. 


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The Mission of the Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency is to provide leadership and collaboration for planning, monitoring, and managing of a comprehensive, quality, person-centered, Behavioral Health continuum of care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders that promotes prevention, recovery, resiliency, health and wellness for our residents who have, or who are at risk for, these behavioral health disorders.

The Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency (AACMHA) is dedicated to ensuring that Medicaid recipients and other low-income, non-insured county residents who meet certain criteria have access to a wide range of quality mental health services.

There are numerous agencies involved in providing mental health care and many different words are used to describe services. If you don't understand what a word or term means, visit our words to know page for more information.


Suicide Prevention Resources 

Hotlines for families and youth

Call 911 for immediate assistance in any emergency

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Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

2-1-1 Maryland
Dial 2-1-1, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

National Suicide Prevention Hotlines

1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Anne Arundel County Public Schools Student Safety Hotline
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline
Text: "TalkWithUs" to 66746

Physician Support Line
Monday – Friday: 8AM - 3AM ET
Saturday – Sunday: 8AM - 3AM ET

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