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Crisis Hotline Facts:

The hotline is available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week / 365 days of the year and serves all 9 counties on the Eastern Shore.

Mobile Crisis teams are available 9am-midnight 7 days a week / 365 days of the year.

Teams serve Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne, Somerset, Talbot, and Wicomico Counties.


The Crisis Hotline is a service provided by Mid-Shore Mental Health Systems, Inc., a non-profit, state designated “core agency”, with funds provided by the State of Maryland. The service is implemented by The Affiliated Sante Group.

The Crisis Hotline Can Help With:

People in Crisis

Mental Health Issues

Substance Abuse

Developmental Disabilities

The Crisis Hotline Can Provide Services For:

Crisis Interventions

Assessments & Referrals

Emergency Petitions

Anyone in Crisis, i.e. Situational Crises

Suicidal or Depressed Persons Delusional/Psychotic Persons

Family and Marital Conflicts

Child/Teen/Elder Issues

Domestic Violence

Substance Abuse

Developmental Disabilities

Links to Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Family Education

The Crisis Hotline Cannot Provide Services For: Transportation in Mobile Crisis Team vehicles

Shelter assistance for homeless persons without a mental illness