Looking for help in Cecil County?
Cecil County Health Department – Rewrite Your Script
Maryland Medicaid: There are few inpatient detox/treatment facilities that accept State insurance for Cecil County residents. One is A.F. Whitsitt Center in Chestertown, Maryland. To find out where you can go and to get the necessary referrals, call the Alcohol & Drug Recovery Center in the Cecil County Health Department to either get an appointment or find out their walk-in hours. They will be able to help you access these services and get a plan for recovery.
Private pay/insurance plans: There is one inpatient treatment facility with detox in Cecil County: Recovery Centers of America of Bracebridge Hall in Earleville. Call them at (443)282-1197.
Low intensity inpatient treatment for men can be received at the Haven House in Elkton. This 6-9 month program is for working men who want more structure than a recovery house and includes counseling. Private pay only (410) 398-9900.
Brantwood Family Services: Low intensity inpatient treatment for women with children in Elkton. (410) 398-0651.
Many other Cecil County residents have gone to the following facilities for detox services and inpatient treatment. We recommend using a facility that can coordinate aftercare services near to where you live:
Phoenix Recovery Center in Edgewood, MD. (410)671-7374.
For Outpatient Counseling for Substance Use:
Project Chesapeake in Elkton, MD (443)406-3234
For Mental Health and Substance Use co-occuring outpatient treatment, call Upper Bay at (410)996-3450.
For a Mental Health Emergency for you or someone else, call the Mobile Crisis Unit at (888)407-8018.
Union Hospital of Cecil County has a short-term inpatient Mental Health Unit that can be accessed through the Emergency Department, if needed.
For Family Support: Maryland Coalition of Families (410) 688-9317
Northeastern Maryland Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous 24 hr Hotline: (410)272-4150
Free State Region of Narcotics Anonymous 24 hr Hotline: (800)317-3222
If you, or someone you know, is thinking of suicide, call the Suicide Hotline right now at (800)422-0009.
If you, or someone you know, is currently having a behavioral health crisis, call the Mobile Crisis Unit at (888)407-8018. For an overdose, CALL 911 and do not leave the person alone!