Baltimore County Department of Health
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130
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The Baltimore County Department of Health provides treatment for substance abusers and their families, offers programs and services to prevent substance abuse, and develops, coordinates, and monitors a countywide network of substance abuse prevention and treatment services.
- Criminal Justice Services
- Available Grant Opportunities
- Overdose Prevention
- Cooperating Taverns Initiative
- Take Back Initiative - Drug Drop Boxes
- Local Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council
Substance abuse prevention programs provide services to individuals, families, schools, and communities throughout Baltimore County. These programs are designed to prevent or delay the onset of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs of abuse. View Prevention Services to see specific programs offered.
Adolescent Treatment Services provides specialized services for Baltimore County adolescents and their families. Services include assessment, referral, early intervention and treatment.
A variety of treatment services are provided either directly by the Baltimore County Department of Health or through contracted vendors. Placement into treatment requires a thorough assessment to determine the most effective treatment program needed. Services are provided to County residents based on their ability to pay. Service is not refused to those who cannot afford treatment. To find a substance abuse treatment program in Baltimore County, view the Directory of Substance Abuse Treatment Programs and Providers.
The Baltimore County Department of Health provides alcohol and drug assessments for defendants in Circuit and District Court. Education, assessment, and referral services are provided for inmates in the Detention Center. Call 410-887-3828 for additional information.
Interested in learning how to save your friend or loved one from overdosing? Attend a free training on how to recognize, prevent and respond to an opioid overdose. Call the Bureau of Behavioral Health at 410-887-3828 for details.
View the public awareness campaign information about opioid overdose prevention.
Non-Alcoholic Beverage Recipes can add flavor to your party by giving guests tasty alternatives to alcoholic beverages.
Party Tips for a Safe Celebration provides hosts with information and ideas to help ensure guests' safety during and after the celebration.
Pathway to Progress (PDF) reflects the prevention, intervention, and treatment services contracted through and provided by the Department of Health during the fiscal year.
Revised October 23, 2014