- Calvert County Behavioral Health, Recovery Rapid Response
- 24-Hour Hotline
- Phone: 301-855-1075
- Al Anon / Alateen
- Phone: 1-888-425-2666
- Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
- Phone: 800-492-0209
- Calvert County Health Department
- Phone: 410-535-5400
- Smoking Cessation Program
- Phone: 410-535-5400 ext. 359
- Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
- Phone: 202-399-5316
Prevention and Treatment Resource Information websites:
- Drug Free
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
- Teen Drug Abuse
- National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
- Get Smart About Drugs
- Services for Veterans through the US Department of Veterans Affairs
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings
Alcoholics Anonymous of Calvert County has a complete, up-to-date listing of local meeting locations, dates, and times. Call the facility to verify dates and times. Visit www.CalvertAA.org for up to date meeting changes or cancellations.
Al-Anon & Alateen
Al-Anon is a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who believe their lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. Alateen is a part of Al-Anon and is for teenagers who have been affected by someone else’s drinking. Al-Anon and Alateen meetings often run concurrently with AA meetings. Directory of Southern Maryland Meetings (PDF). Please call the facility of your choice for verification.
COVID -19 Southern Maryland Al-Anon Meetings on Zoom (added 4/28/2020)
Crossroads – 11:30 am - Contact Joey: firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday’s Hope – 7:30 pm - Contact Gary: email@example.com
Prince Frederick Daytimers – 10:30 am - Contact Mary: <firstname.lastname@example.org
Focus Point – 7:00 pm - Contact Joey: email@example.com
Pomfret Way of Life – 8:00 pm - Contact Carol: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mid-Week Recovery – 8:00 pm - Contact Gary: email@example.com
Beginners by the Bay - Noon - Contact Gary: firstname.lastname@example.org
Gaining Tools – 7:30 pm - Contact Jay: email@example.com
Serenity at Last – 11:00 am - Contact Joey: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday Nighters – 8:30 pm - Contact Emme: email@example.com
Early Risers – 8:30 am - Contact Gary: firstname.lastname@example.org
Just A Step Away – 7:00 pm - Contact Donna: email@example.com
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meetings
The Chesapeake and Potomac Region of Narcotics Anonymous provides a complete, up-to-date listing of meetings. View the current list.
We encourage you to contact the facility to verify dates and times. Visit www.cprna.org for up to date meeting changes or cancellations.
Proper Disposal of Prescription Drugs
You can view the Federal Guidelines for the Proper Disposal of Prescription Drugs (PDF) online.
Local Prescription Drop Box locations:
- Calvert County Sheriff’s Office, 30 Church Street, Prince Frederick
- Maryland State Police, Barrack "U", 210 Main Street, Prince Frederick
Support Group Meetings Available In Calvert County
You can view local support group meetings in Calvert County (PDF) online. Meeting times and locations are subject to change. Due to COVID-19, some meetings are being held virtually. You should contact the location to make certain the meeting is being held as scheduled.
Parent Support Groups
- Parents Affected By Addiction (based in St. Mary’s County) (This group alternates meetings between the three Southern Maryland counties) Email us for meeting information
- Parents of Teens Unite (based in St. Mary’s County) Email Emily Harman
- Sanity Support Group
Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.
Location: Emmanual Church (back modular), Huntingtown, Maryland
Contact: Church Office at 410-257-9188 or Marye Causey at 301-602-2450
- Families Anonymous
Opioid Overdose Information
- Maryland Behavioral Health Administration - Overdose Prevention
- Governor’s Initiatives 2017
- Get Help Now
Are you seeking information on facilities in Maryland that offer substance abuse, and/or mental health treatment? Then use the "Get Help Now" link to connect with the SAMHSA Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator, Maryland Crisis Hotline OR your local Health Department Representative
Before It’s Too Late
Before It’s Too Late is the statewide effort to bring awareness to the rapid escalation of the heroin, opioid, and fentanyl crisis in Maryland–and to mobilize all available resources for effective prevention, treatment, and recovery before it’s too late…
- Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Videos
- Calvert Alliance Against Substance Abuse, Inc. (CAASA), "The Apple" video
Shares some common signs of drug use as it relates to paraphernalia and "hiding" drugs. While it doesn't show every "sign" that might be out there, we are hopeful that the viewer will seek out more information from the various websites listed at the end of the video.
- FBI "Chasing the Dragon" - The Life of an Opiate Addict