On Our Own 

Resources

Mental Health Resources

On Our Own of Maryland
Statewide mental health consumer education and advocacy group

Silver Spring Wellness & Recovery Center
Peer support center for mental health consumers in Montgomery County, MD

Affiliated Santé Group
Santé facilitates the well-being and safety of individuals at risk for emotional distress, as well as their communities.

Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery
Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP®) information and training

Intentional Peer Support (IPS)
Training program that teaches the use of relationships to see things from new angles, develop greater awareness of personal
and relational patterns, and support and challenge each other in trying new things.

Network of Care
Interactive "information place" for mental/behavioral health and other topic areas

National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse
Peer-run national technical assistance center

Maryland Community Services Locator (MDCSL)
Connecting people to community services

National Empowerment Center (NEC)
Peer technical assistance and advocacy center

Family Services, Inc.
Behavioral health and social services

DBSA NCA (Depression Bipolar Support Alliance, National Capital Area)
A non-profit organization which offers support group, educational programs & literature, and special events for people who are living with mood disorders (Depression and Bipolar Disorder)

Vesta, Inc.
Behavioral health care and supported housing

People Encouraging People
Rehabilitation and support services to people in Baltimore who are disabled or disadvantaged


Rehabilitation Systems, Inc. (RSI)
Behavioral health services

Mental Health Association of Prince George’s County
Public education, prevention, advocacy, and community services

Family Service Foundation, Inc.
Mental health and developmental disability services for Maryland residents

Recovery International
Cognitive-behavioral self-help system that offers valuable tools for promoting wellness

International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF)
Serves the responders who protect and treat people suffering from the trauma of disaster and tragic incidents

The AAKOMA Project (African American Knowledge Optimized for Mindfully Healthy Adolescents)
Designed to meet the needs of African American and other youth of color who struggle with depression, mental illness,
mental health concerns and worries about their psychological well-being

Disability Resources

Independence Now
Resource and advocacy center that promotes independent living and equal access for people with all types of disabilities

Government Resources

Maryland Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH)
Health care information, legislation, and reform in Maryland

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Provides resources for individuals with mental health and/or substance use disorders and for their families

Maryland Behavioral Health Administration (Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene)
Promotes recovery, resiliency, health and wellness for individuals who have or are at risk for emotional, substance related, addictive, and/or psychiatric disorders


Substance Abuse Resources

HelpGuide.org
Internet resource that covers substance abuse and related mental health topics

DrugRehab.com/addiction
Information on substances that are widely abused by people around the world -- An education guide that looks at prevention, addiction, and, most importantly, recovery

Teen Rehab Center resources
Teen drug abuse resources for parents

Addiction Center
A free web information guide that connects addicts and their families with the help they need to put their lives together

Drug Rehab Connections
Informational website that connects addicts and their families with the help they need to put their lives together

Maryland Addiction and Behavioral-health Professionals Certification Board (MABPCB)
A private, non-partisan corporation which offers voluntary international and state level credentials to the behavioral health worker














Hours of Operation
12:00 pm 5:00 pm: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
11:00 am  4:00 pm: Saturday
  On Our Own of Prince George's County
10007 Rhode Island Ave
College Park Maryland 20740
Office: (301) 699-8939