Information and Referrals

Community Resources


City residents should feel free to call Youth & Family Services at 301-809-3033 for available information or appropriate referrals related to child services within the community.

Medical:


  • Emergency Psychiatric Services 24 hrs, 301-322-2606
  • Bowie Youth & Family Services, M-F 9-5; Evenings by Appt., 301-809-3033
  • Mobile Crisis Response Team, 301-927-4500
  • NAMI - Support for families of people with mental illness, 301-577-6026 or 301-429-0970

Alcohol/Drug Support:


  • Alcoholics Anonymous, Washington area, 202-966-9115
  • Al-Anon/Alateen, Washington area, 202-635-2023
  • Unity Place, Bowie Al-Anon, Alcoholics Anonymous, etc., 301-464-2628
  • Spanish Language - Prince George's County Health Department, 301-434-4894
  • Prince George's County, Addictions Unit, Clinton, Men Only, 301-856-9400
  • Oasis Youth Services - Laurel, Teens only, 301-498-4500

Legal:


  • Legal Aid Bureau, 301-927-6800
  • Family Law Hotline, 800-845-8550
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Prince Georges County, 301-864-8353
  • Social Security Disability Information, 800-772-1213

Shelters:


  • Family Crisis Center 24-hour hotline, 301-731-1203

Other:


  • Runaway Switchboard Crisis Hot Line, 800-621-4000
  • Department of Social Services, 301-909-7000
  • Licensed Daycare - LOCATE, 301-772-8400