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The ACLU of Maryland works to ensure that all people in the state of Maryland are free to think and speak as they choose and can lead their lives free from discrimination and unwarranted government intrusion. We are guided in our work by the United States Bill of Rights and the Maryland Declaration of Rights. The Maryland ACLU acts without partisanship to achieve these goals.

The Civil Rights Complaint Line is 443-524-2558. Hours of operation are Tuesdays and Thursdays between 1pm and 3pm

410-889-8555
3600 Clipper Mill Road, Suite 350
Baltimore, MD 21211
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Benefits: 1-800-827-1000
Health Care: 1-877-222-VETS (8387)
VA Inspector General: 1-800-488-8244
Combat Call Center: 1-877-WAR-VETS (1-877-927-8387)
Homeless Veteran Services: 1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838
Veteran's Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 extension 1

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Disability Rights Maryland (DRM) may represent Maryland residents who have a disability and a legal issue within the scope of our Advocacy Services Plan. Contact our intake office at 410-727-6352 ext. 0 (ask for “intake”), Monday through Friday, between 9 AM and 5 PM to learn if we can assist you.

DRM represents children and adults of all ages with psychiatric disabilities, developmental disabilities, sensory disabilities, learning disabilities, and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). We represent people with disabilities who live in institutions, live in the community, or are homeless.

410-727-6352 or 1-800-233-7201
1500 Union Ave, Ste. 2000
Baltimore, MD 21211
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Serves as the behavioral health emergent, urgent information and referral call center for all nine counties of the Eastern shore. ESOC is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to assess and respond to calls from consumers, family members, community members, businesses, and human service agencies. ESOC staff provides linkage to community resources through referral to all appropriate and existing behavioral health and human services.

1-888-407-8018
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The Employment Law Hotline is a telephone service which will provide you with legal information about your rights in the workplace. The Hotline will answer questions about many kinds of workplace problems including: discrimination in hiring, firing, promotions, or other working conditions; discrimination based on pregnancy; sexual harassment; family or medical leave issues; unpaid wages; contract issues; minimum wage and overtime violations; eligibility for unemployment insurance; or being punished by the employer for having acted together with other employees to improve working conditions.

877-422-9500
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The Women’s Law Center’s free hotlines answer questions about family law. Hotlines are staffed by experienced attorneys. While hotline attorneys cannot represent you in court, they will provide basic information to help you understand your rights and tell you about other community resources to help you. Hotline services are anonymous and are available to men and women.

When you call the Family Law Hotline, you will talk briefly with an attorney for free. The attorney will give you basic information about Maryland family law to help you understand your rights and legal options. The lawyer can answer your questions about:

Separation
Divorce
Custody and visitation
Child support
Marital property
Alimony
Paternity
Name change
Guardianship

1-800-845-8550
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The National Foundation for Credit Counseling provides a crisis hotline, online counseling, and lists of services in your area. Its website offers tips for how to choose a counselor and manage your finances, and tools for analyzing your situation. Organizations that are members of the foundation must be non-profits.

1-800-388-2227
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For All Seasons, Inc., offers a full continuum of trauma certified mental health, psychiatric, rape crisis, advocacy, and case management services, to English and Spanish speaking children, adolescents and adults across the 5 counties of the Mid-Shore, regardless of one's ability to pay. FAS also provides 24/7 Spanish and English rape crisis hotlines and responds to local emergency rooms and law enforcement agencies for victims of sexual assault, trauma and abuse. We have a counseling office at 114 Market Street, Denton, and the phone number is 410-822-1018. English hotline: 1-800-310-7273. Para Espanol, Llamada/Texto: 410-829-6143.

410-822-1018
300 Talbot Street
Ste. 205 & 207
Easton, MD 21601
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Provides counseling for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault, suicide prevention, support groups, emergency shelter, shelter referral, medical care, and assistance with the process of prosecution.

410-749-HELP
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Hotline provides crisis intervention, support, and referrals for all ages.

Chat available Monday-Friday 4pm-9pm.

If you are in immediate crisis and a chat specialist is unavailable, please call the Maryland Crisis Hotline at 1-800-422-0009.

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