Mental Health Resources

Klein Family Harford Crisis Center 

Phone: 1.800.NEXT. STEP. (or locally 410-874-0711)
802 Baltimore Pike, Bel Air, MD 21014

Mental health and addiction issues don’t only happen during weekday business hours. The Klein Family Harford Crisis Center provides 24 hour/7 days a week services for mental health and addiction issues in one convenient location, regardless of insurance and ability to pay. If you need immediate service, please call or stop by.  Services include:

  • Hotline – call with questions about mental health and addiction concerns and/or resources
  • Mobile Crisis Team – mobile team that will come to you in time of crisis
  • Urgent Care Walk-in services – no appointment necessary. Mental health and addiction assessments and stabilization services. For youth under age 18, assessment and referral services are available. 
  • Residential treatment – eight residential beds for short term stabilization treatment. 

United Way 211For information on housing, utility assistance, mental health, food, addiction, health care, children and families, aging, disability, legal and tax services, veterans, domestic violence, and employment. 

National Suicide Prevention Hotline –  1-800-273-8255.  lifeline







Suicide Risk Factors, Warning Signs, and Protective Factors

Office on Mental Health/Core Services Agency 
2231 Conowingo Road, suite A, Bel Air, MD 21015 – 410.803.8726.

Core Mental Health works with mental health consumers, providers and community partners in Harford County, MD to create comprehensive programs and services that are recovery oriented. They also offer trainings which will be posted on the Healthy Harford calendar of events. 

Harford County Health Department, Bureau of Behavioral Health  
120 South Hays Street, 3rd Floor, Bel Air, MD. 410-877-2340. 

The Bureau of Behavioral Health is a multifaceted program that strives to meet the ever-changing behavioral health needs of the community. Programs administered by the Bureau include:

  1. Community-Based Behavioral Health Treatment and Support Services  (Mental Health, Substance Use Disorder, and Addiction Services).
  2. Outreach, Education & Specialized Substance Use Disorder Programs 
    1. Overdose Prevention and Response Program
    2. Specialized Substance Use Disorder Programs in collaboration with the Harford County District and Circuit Court, Harford County Sheriff’s Office, Department of Social Services, Department of Juvenile Justice and Harford County schools
  3. Peer Recovery and Support Services

Addictions/Substance Use Disorder

ACR Addition 
P.O. Box 41, Jarrettsville, MD 21084. 443.417.7810.

ACR connects with substance abuse prevention programs, addiction treatment centers, halfway houses, support groups, therapists and other persons and/or organizations involved with the initial and extended treatment of substance abuse in an effort to formulate a continuum of care that adequately addresses the holistic needs of the substance abuse population.

Harford County Health Department 
120 South Hays Street, 3rd Floor, Bel Air, MD. 410-877-2340.

 The Harford County Health Department Bureau of Behavioral Health is proud to offer a range of services. The Substance Use Disorder – Intensive Outpatient Program (SUD-IOP) is a continuum of structured therapeutic and assessment services appropriate for those with significant substance use problems who may be safely maintained at home outside of treatment hours but require more intensive treatment than is available through general outpatient treatment.

Ashley Addiction Treatment 
800 Tydings Lane, Havre de Grace, MD 21078. 1-800-799-HOPE (4673), 410.273.6600, 800.799.4673. Alternate location at the Klein Family Harford Crisis Center. 

For over 30 years, Ashley has been a nationally recognized leader in the treatment of alcoholism, drug addiction, chemical dependency, and chronic pain. We are a private, non-profit, non-denominational, Joint Commission-accredited inpatient treatment center

Additional Addiction Resources

Click the link above for access to local resources for addiction help.

Quit Tobacco Resources

Stop smoking 24/7 quitline
Smoking stops here – live counselors 24/7. 1-800-QUITNOW. 
Policy and service group with the goal of creating a tobacco free Maryland.