Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency

The Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency (AACMHA) ensures that county residents have access to a wide range of quality mental health and substance use services. 


Call 911

Immediate assistance in any emergency

Crisis Warmline


24-7 mental health & substance use disorder support

Find a Provider & Resources

Anne Arundel County Network of Care

Your Free Online Guide for Behavioral Health Resources

Maryland Crisis Line

Dial 211 - Press 1

24 Hours a day, seven days a week

Safe Schools Maryland Tip Line


24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Anne Arundel County Veteran's Service Phone Line


8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday-Friday

Physician Support Line


Monday – Friday: 8AM - 3AM ET
Saturday – Sunday: 8AM - 3AM ET

National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

Dial or Text 988

24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Online Chat

SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline


Text: "TalkWithUs" to 66746

Veteran's Crisis Line

1-800-273-8255, Press 1 

24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Text to 838255

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month with a Teal and Purple Ribbon

September 2023

September is National Suicide Prevention Month, with World Suicide Prevention Day falling on September 10th. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be hosting events and online presentations throughout the month, including Talk Saves Lives: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention for Latinx and Hispanic Communities, and Introduction to Supporting Those at Risk.

September is also Recovery Month, and Recovery Anne Arundel will be hosting their 11th Annual Recovery Walk on Sunday, September 17th. The walk begins at Noon at People's Park in Annapolis. There will be recovery resources, along with family activities, cotton candy, an ice cream truck, and hot dogs and burgers courtesy of the Annapolis Police Department.

If you are in crisis and need help, our Warmline is open 24/7 at 410-768-5522.

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The Anne Arundel County LBHA Newsletter

The Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency and the Anne Arundel County Department of Health

work together in partnership as the Local Behavioral Health Authority (LBHA).

The LBHA publishes a monthly newsletter with the latest news, events, and updates for county residents and providers.