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Resource Guide

Office of Student Support & Well-Being

                       

Prepared: August 2021; New Resources Added on an Ongoing Basis


Overview

This resource guide provides contact information to support students and families in need of community resources. Additionally, it may be used to provide resources for suspended students and students suspected of being involved in gang activity, meeting the related COMAR requirements. School staff may refer students and their families to any of these services, as needed.


Academics & Instruction

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

MCPS Technology Support

MCPS Technological Information

MCPS Digital Backpack (Technological Information Page)

240-740-7022

Zoom & Google Meet for Families

Parent guide to Zoom/Google Meet IEP Meetings

MCPS Chromebook Troubleshooting

Chromebook Troubleshooting

If problems persist, call 240-740-7023

Zoom Guide

Guide to Using Zoom (Spanish and English)

MCPS Instructional Access Guide for Families

How to access instructional activities in MCPS

MCPS Instructional Support & Other Services

Tutoring in MCPS

Tutoring in MCPS

Math Support

MCPS Mathematics Support Resource Page

Student & Family Engagement

MCPS Student & Family Support & Engagement

Homeless Resources

MCPS Homeless Student Resource Page

MCPS SSL and Student Leadership Coordinators

MCPS SSL Information

External Engagement Resources

MCPS External Engagement Resources Page

Spanish Language Resources

MCPS Resources for Spanish Speaking Families

Spanish Language Hotline: 240-740-2845

Email: ASKMCPS@mcpsmd.org

or

questions can be sent via Facebook to MCPS Español

Community Academic Support

Montgomery County Public Libraries

Excel Beyond the Bell

Identity

Online Referral Form on Website

YMCA Youth & Family Services

Germantown Boys & Girls Club

Department of Recreation

Re-Engagement Support

MoCo Reconnect

Education Advocacy Resources

MSDE Advocacy Resources

Disability Network Directory: General Resources

Disability Network Directory

XMinds

XMinds Support for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum

Self-Care Resources

Capacitar Well-Being & Self Care


Childcare, Pregnancy, Infant Care

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

School-Based Health Services

Infants & Toddlers

240-777-3997

Childcare Subsidy Program

240-777-1342; wpa@montgomerycountymd.gov 

 

LOCATE Child Care

1-877-261-0060

Network of Care

Community Clinic, Inc

WIC

Community Clinic, Inc

301-762-9426; WIC-info@cciweb.org 

Child Support

Child Support Enforcement

1-800-332-6347

Family Support

Gaithersburg Help

County Prenatal Support

311

Generation Hope

Catholic Charities

Lourie Center

Sheppard Pratt Family Discovery Center

Salvation Army

Manna Food

301-424-1130

Department of Recreation

NAMI Family Support Group

Parents’ Place of MD

Greater DC Diaper Bank

Multiple sites in our area

PEP Parenting Program

 


Disability Resources

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

Developmental Disabilities Administration Eligibility

DDA Office

Disability Resources

Infants & Toddlers

240-777-3997

ChildFind

240-740-2170

Disability Network Directory

MCPS Special Education

MCPS Transition Office

PTA Special Education Committee

Parents' Place of Maryland

Lourie Center

Sheppard Pratt

JSSA

Kennedy Krieger

Children's Hospital

Social Security

Autism Waiver

The Arc of Montgomery County

Medical Equipment Assistance

Lollipop Foundation

Lollipop Foundation Equipment Closet

National Autism Resources

My Turn Program

Equip For Children

Police Department Autism/Alzheimer’s Unit

Deaf/Hard of Hearing Support

MCPS DHOH Office

MD DHOH

Hearing Aid Assistance Resources

Vision Support

Lions Association for Sight & Hearing Vision Resources

New Eyes Vision Resources

Sight for Students

Eye Care America

Mission Cataract USA

Operation Sight

InfantSEE

MD State Library for the  Blind & Physically Handicapped

MD Optometric Association

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

VSP


Food

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

MCPS Food Services

MCPS Food Services

County Food Support

Montgomery County COVID-19 Food Resource Page

SNAP (Food Stamps) & Other Food Assistance

Montgomery County Food Council

SNAP@mocofoodcouncil.org

301-818-3614

Maryland Social Services

Maryland Meals Site Search

State Call Center for SNAP Assistance

202-727-5355

Montgomery County’s DHHS Services Application

Here 2 Help: Food Deliveries for families in need

Manna Food Distribution

Adventist Community Services Food Program

301-585-6556

Rainbow Family Center

(240) 650-5481

Up2Us Foundation

Montgomery County Senior Nutrition Program

240-777-3810

Meals on Wheels

410-558-0827

Women Who Care Ministry

Nourish Now

Shepherd's Table

Out of County Food Assistance

Prince George's County Resources

Washington, DC Resources

Frederick County Resources

Howard County Resources

Anne Arundel County Resources

All about Food Justice DMV

Food Request Form


Health

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

County Health & Other Information

COVID Information

Montgomery County COVID-19 Information Portal

Montgomery County COVID-19 Testing

Other County Health Information & Services

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Immunizations

DHHS Medical Insurance Application Assistance

DHHS Dental Services

Disability Network Dental Directory

Medical Equipment Assistance

State Health Information

Maryland Department of Health

Information in various languages:

https://goci.maryland.gov/covid19-translations/

Immunization Search

National Health Information

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

General Healthcare Resources

Applying for Medical Coverage

Maryland Health Connection

DHHS Medical Insurance Application Assistance

Healthcare

Network of Care

Catholic Charities

Community Clinic

CASA de Maryland Healthline

Latino Health Initiative

240-777-3221

African American Health Program

240-777-1833

Asian American Health Initiative

240-777-4517

Black Physicians & Healthcare Network

MD Latinos Unidos

Mobile Med Clinics

Casa Ruben Foundation

Teen Public Health Services

LAYC STI Testing & More

Healthcare for Uninsured Adults

Primary Care Coalition

Montgomery Cares Clinic Locations

Project Access (for Specialty Care)

Healthcare for Uninsured Children

Care for Kids

301-628-3450

Prenatal Support Organization 'Stork's Nest'

Generation Hope

Medication Resources

Catholic Charities Dental Services

Hearing Aids

Hearing Aid Assistance Resources

Sight/Vision Resources

Lions Association for Sight & Hearing Vision Resources

New Eyes Vision Resources

Sight for Students

Eye Care America

Mission Cataract USA

Operation Sight

InfantSEE

MD State Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

MD Optometric Association

Mental Health

Mental Health Crisis Support

Mental Health & Other Hotlines

988 (as of July 2022)

Montgomery County Hotline (24/7; Available for Texting 12pm-12am):

301-738-2255

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-784-2433

Maryland TipLine: 833-MD-B-SAFE/833-632-7233 (general tipline; not only for mental health

Montgomery County Crisis Center

240-777-4000; 24/7

1301 Piccard Dr. 1st Floor Rockville, MD 20850

Montgomery County Mental Health Resource Map

Crisis Text Line Resource

Montgomery County Mental Health Page

EveryMind Mental Health Resource Charts

NAMI Resource Chart

SAMHSA

EveryMind

Collaboration Council

Children’s Mental Health Matters

Child & Adolescent Mental Health Clinic (Montgomery County)

240-777-1450

Thrive Behavioral Health

Sheppard Pratt

Vesta

NAMI

Network of Care

Child Mind Institute

Families First Counseling & Psychiatry

Mental Health & Technology

Family and Youth Resource Page re: Mental Health

Naseeha Youth Crisis Line

1-866-NASEEHA

Intercultural Counseling Connection

Parent/Guardian Support Groups

Asian American Mental Health Support

Asian American & Other Mental Health Information

Grief Support

Caring Matters

Montgomery Hospice

The Tears Foundation

School-Based Case Management & Mental Health Support

Linkages to Learning

NAMI MD Crisis Help

Child Survivor Support

Tree House Child Assessment Center

240-777-4699

Substance Misuse/Drug Concerns

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

Substance Misuse/Drug Concerns

CAAS (Child & Adolescent Assessment Services)

240-777-4000

ACCESS Program

240-777-1770

SAMHSA

1-877-726-4727

SAMHSA Treatment Locator

FindTreatment.gov

1-800-662-HELP

Substance Abuse Infographics

I Need to Get My Child Into Treatment

MCPS Resource Information

Behavioral Health Administration

Maryland Coalition of Families

Before It's Too Late

State Overdose Dashboard

Sheppard Pratt

Disability Network Directory’s Substance Abuse Support Resources

Maryland Coalition of Families

Parent/Guardian Support Groups

NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse Information

Teens & Percocet

Teen Percocet Addiction

Sandstone Care

HIPS

MCPD COPE Trailer (Community Opioid Prevention Education)

Maryland Overdose Response Program


International Family Resources

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

Newcomer Resource Connections

Salud Es Vida Health Hotline

1-866-765-2272

MCPS Newcomer Coordinator

Mr. Oscar Alvarenga

240-480-3949

Oscar_A_Alvarenga@mcpsmd.org 

Montgomery County’s Newcomer Coordinator

Ms. Tania Alfaro

202-774-8297

Tania.Alfaro@montgomerycountymd.gov 

Rental, Legal, & Other Assistance for Immigrants

Gilchrist Immigrant Resource Center

240-777-4941

Immigrant and Refugee Center

Catholic Charities

301-434-8985

Latin American Health Support

Latin American Health Initiative

240-777-3221

Legal Assistance for Immigrants

Pro Bono Immigration Legal Assistance

443-703-3054

Legal Assistance for Migrant Children

KIND (Kids in Need of Defense)

202-824-8680

Legal Assistance

Pro Bono Office

301-424-7651

Legal Assistance for Asian Pacific Americans

Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center

202-393-3572

Legal & Other Assistance

Ayuda

240-594-0600

Immigrant Rights & Support

Capital Area Immigrant Rights Coalition

202-331-3320

Immigrant Rights & Support

Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)

202-328-9799

Mental Health Support for Immigrants

EveryMind

301-424-0656

Mental Health Support for Immigrants

Naseeha Youth Crisis Line

Mental Health Support for Immigrants

Intercultural Counseling Connection

410-235-2465 

Immigrant Rights & Support

Luminus 

410-992-1923

Refugee Rights & Support

International Rescue Committee

301-562-8633

Immigrant Rights & Support

Human Rights First

202-370-3323

Immigrant Rights & Support

Immigration Advocates 

240-825-4424

Support for Survivors of Sexual Assault

Rape Crisis Center

301-565-2277

Immigrant Rights & Support incl. for Survivors

Tahirih Justice Center

571-282-6161

Immigrant Rights & Support incl. for Survivors

Torture Abolition and Survivor Support Coalition

202-529-2991

Legal Assistance

Whitman-Walker Legal Services

202-745-7000

Legal Assistance

Women’s Law Center of Maryland

410-396-3294

Legal Assistance

World Relief Baltimore Immigration Legal Clinic

443-451-1931

Food, Diaper, Formula Assistance

All about Food Justice DMV

Food Request Form


Internet

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

Low Cost Computers

Phoenix

301-881-4500

Low Cost Computers

MAC Recycle Clinic

301-593-4004

Internet Assistance

Low Cost Internet Options/Opciones de Internet a Bajo Costo

311

Internet Assistance

Comcast Internet Essentials

1-855-846-8376

Internet Assistance

AT&T

MCPS Mobile Hotspot

Getting Started with an MCPS Mobile Hotspot

Internet Safety

Comcast Online Safety & Security

Internet Safety

Netsmartz


Rent, Housing, Financial, & Other Services

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

Rent Assistance

Rental, Legal, & Other Assistance

Gilchrist Center Rent & Other Assistance Information

Identity

Catholic Charities

301-942-1790

Assistance for Immigrants

Gilchrist Center Immigrant Resource Center

Rental Assistance

Rental Assistance Program

HOC COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

Gilchrist Center Community Resource Helpline

240-777-4940

Landlord/Tenant Assistance

Landlord/Tenant Office

311

Housing Assistance

HOC Housing Path

Interfaith Works 

Moderately Priced Dwelling Units (MPDUs)

City of Gaithersburg

MD Homeownership Program

Code Enforcement

Housing and Community Affairs Property Search

Homeless Youth Initiative

Utility Assistance

Utility Assistance Options

240-777-4450

WSSC

Energy Assistance Toolkit

Water Assistance

Utility & Other Assistance

United Way

(202) 488-2000

QLink Cell Phone Assistance

Lifeline T Mobile

Lifeline Verizon Wireless

Lifeline Assurance Wireless

Intimate Partner Violence Support

Family Justice Center

MoCo Family Violence Awareness & Prevention Campaign

Other Support

Shepherds Table Resource Center

Financial Assistance

State Unemployment

Unemployment

1-800-827-4839

Emergency Financial Assistance

Emergency Financial Assistance Resources

Social Services Assistance

Maryland Social Services Site

Financial Assistance

Temporary Cash Assistance

Salvation Army

Interfaith Works Emergency Assistance

Catholic Charities

Community Assistance

Bethesda Help

Gaithersburg Help

East County Regional Services Center

240-777-8414

Eastern Montgomery Emergency Assistance Network

Midcounty Regional Services Center

Wester Upper Montgomery (WUMCO) Help

Damascus Help

Upcounty Regional Services Center

Military Family/Veteran Support

Operation Welcome Home

Legal Assistance

Legal Assistance

Family Law Self Help Center

Pro Bono Legal Assistance

Montgomery County Bar Association

Maryland Legal Aid

CASA de Maryland

TESS Center

Catholic Charities

Women's Law Center

Immigration Legal Assistance

Homeless Legal Aid

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Intimate Partner Violence & Sexual Assault Support

MD Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Intimate Partner Violence Support

Family Justice Center

Intimate Partner Violence Support

MoCo Family Violence Awareness & Prevention Campaign

Intimate Partner Violence Support

Asian American & Pacific Islander Intimate Partner Violence Support Page

Child Support Assistance

Child Support Enforcement

Family Support

Sheppard Pratt

Kinship Care Support

Kinship Care

CASA de Maryland

Casa de Maryland

Adult ESOL/GED Classes

Adult ESOL/GED

Employment Assistance

Employment Assistance

Worksource Montgomery

SkillUp Montgomery Support for Job Seekers

Job Corps

Job Corps

Career Catchers

Career Catchers

Employment Assistance

Interfaith Works Vocational Program

Assistance for Immigrants

Gilchrist Center Immigrant Resource Center

Re-Entry Services

Montgomery County Re-Entry Services 

Worksource Montgomery Re-Entry Services

Other Assistance

Furniture, Clothing & Other Assistance

A Wider Circle

Disability Network Directory: Furniture Resources 

Kid To Kid Stores

Interfaith Works Clothing Center

C-4 Clothing Closet

Shepherd's Table

Catholic Charities

Clarksburg Closet

Youth Shower, Laundry, & Food Access

LAYC Drop In Center

Tahirih Justice Center

Tahirih Justice Center

Transportation Information

Montgomery County Department of Transportation

Senior Citizen Support

Senior Call Check Program

1-866-50-CHECK

County Assistance by Zip Code

Resources by Zip Code

Tax Prep Assistance

Montgomery County Tax Preparation Assistance

Tax Support

Internal Revenue Service

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

Burial Assistance

Montgomery County Burial Assistance

Burial/Funeral Assistance for Children Who’ve Passed Away

The Tears Foundation

Out of County Crisis Support

Prince George's County Homeless Resources

Volunteer Opportunities

Montgomery County Volunteer Center

 Community Reach of Montgomery County

Shepherd’s Table

 Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless

Interfaith Works


Youth Services

Services

Organization / Agency

Contact Information (Address / Phone / Email)

Additional Information

Youth Support

Street Outreach Network

Montgomery County Police Department

Identity

YMCA Family Support

EveryMind

Network of Care

Department of Juvenile Services

Collaboration Council

Child Welfare Services

National Center for Children and Families

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Area

Jewish Social Services Agency

University of Maryland Mentoring Program

Conflict Resolution Center

MCPS Restorative Justice Project

Circle of Restorative Initiatives for Maryland

Restorative Justice MCPS

100 Black Men

Maryland Coalition of Families

Child Mind Institute

Youth Shower, Laundry, & Food Access

LAYC Drop In Center

Teen Public Health Services

LAYC STI Testing & More

Community Clinic, Inc.

Teen Parenting Support

Generation Hope

Teen Dating Violence

Choose Respect Resources

Healthy Teen Dating

LGBTQIA+ Youth Support

Whitman Aid Center

Trevor Project

Trans Lifeline

It Gets Better

MoCo Pride Center

Casa Ruby

GLSEN

Trans Maryland

Children’s Hospital’s Youth Pride Clinic

Children’s Hospital’s Gender Development Program

Gender Support Plans

SMYAL

Rainbow Youth Alliance

Transgender Name Change Support Maryland

Youth Recreation & Development

Montgomery County Department of Recreation

ActiveMontgomery

Montgomery County Public Libraries

Montgomery Parks

YMCA Programs

City of Rockville Recreational Programs

City of Gaithersburg Recreational Programs

Maryland Soccer Plex

Boys and Girls Club

Identity

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Human Trafficking Hotline

Tahirih Justice Center

TASSC

Missing Kids

Adoption Support

C.A.S.E. (Center for Adoption Support)


Office of School Support & Well-Being

                       

Additional Support

Please contact the Pupil Personnel Worker (PPW), Parent Community Coordinator (PCC), or the Student Well-Being Team (SWBT) at your school for additional assistance.

Corrections / Updates

If you notice any information that seems out-of-date or incorrect, please contact Steve Neff, Director,  - Pupil Personnel and Attendance Services.

Please note that several organizations such as the Gilchrist Center appear in more than one resource category.  If so, they are multi-service agencies. For More Information, please see Info Montgomery