University of Maryland Counseling Center

Emergency Services

If this is a life-threatening emergency, call 911 or go to an area hospital.

If you are currently in crisis and need the assistance of a mental health professional, please use the following telephone numbers to get help:


University

  • University Counseling Center (University of Maryland -- Shoemaker Building)
    Telephone: 301-314-7651
    Hours of Operation:
    •     Monday through Thursday -- 8:30am-9:00pm
    •     Friday -- 8:30am-4:30pm
    •     Saturday & Sunday -- CLOSED

  • Mental Health Service (University of Maryland -- Health Center)
    Telephone: 301-314-8106
    Hours of Operation:
    •     Monday - Friday - 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    •     Saturday & Sunday - CLOSED

  • Student Organizations

    CARE 24-Hour Advocate Crisis Phone Line
    (301)-741-3442 Or (301)-314-2222 (Office)
    http://health.umd.edu/mentalhealth/sarpp

  • HELP Center (University of Maryland - 3105 South Campus Dining Hall)
    Telephone: 301-314-HELP
    Hours of Operation:
    •     Monday - Thursday, 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
    •     Friday, 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    •     Saturday and Sunday, 4:00 pm - 12:00 am

Off-Campus

  • Crisis Response
    Telephone: 301-927-4500

  • Homeless Hotline
    Telephone: 301-864-7140, 1-888-731-0999

  • Information and Referral
    Telephone: dial 2-1-1

  • Maryland Crisis Hotline
    Telephone: 1-800-422-0009

  • National Suicide Hopeline
    Telephone: 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    Telephone: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

  • Northern Virginia Hotline
    Telephone: 703-527-4077

  • Post Partum Depression Warmline
    Telephone: 1-800-773-6667

  • Prince Georges County Hotline & Suicide Prevention
    Telephone: 301-731-4922

  • Suicide Hotline
    Telephone: 301-864-7130

  • Washington, D.C. Hotline
    Telephone: 202-223-2255