Behavioral Health Services

If you or your loved one is struggling with addiction and would like help accessing treatment or recovery support, call 301-600-1755 or email us at BHS@FrederickCountyMD.gov
Calls and emails will be returned within 24 hours during normal business hours.


Local Behavioral Health Authority

Adult Evaluation & Review Services (AERS)

  • Elderly Mental Health Outreach
  • InteRAI Assessment & Nurse Monitoring for Community First Choice & CPAS
  • Preadmission Screening & Resident Review Services
  • Short-term Case Management
  • Statewide Evaluation & Planning Services

Adult Recovery Services

Harm Reduction Services

Prevention Programs

Youth Support Services

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Additional Resources

Maryland Behavioral Health Administration

SAMHSA

Our Campaigns

The Stay In The Know campaign gives young adults and their parents the facts, tips, and resources needed to make smart decisions about substance use.


Take Back My Life is a campaign from the Frederick County Health Department aimed at expanding awareness of the deadly risks associated with prescription opioid and heroin misuse.

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