Resources for Children and Families

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Queen Anne’s County Department of Social Services
Phone Number:410-758-8000
Location:125 Comet Dr., Centreville, MD 21617
Website:www.dhr.maryland.gov/local-offices/queen-annes-county/
Programs Include:Child Protective Services, Families Now, Family resource Program, Inter-Agency Family Preservation, services to families with children, foster care, family preservation, emergency assistance to families with children, food stamps, temporary cash assistance, and purchase of day care.

Maryland Family Network: LOCATE Child Care
Phone Number:877-261-0060
Location:1001 Eastern Ave., Second Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202
Website:Visit MarylandFamilyNetwork.org
Programs Include:The centralized LOCATE: Child Care service helps parents find child care that suits their family's needs. Hours: M-F 8:30-4:00 pm

Family Center of Queen Anne's County  
Phone Number:410-438-3182
Location:103 N. Linden St. Sudlersville, MD 21668
Website:Visit Family Center
Programs Include:Prenatal until fourth birthday. Located in Sudlersville, MD serving all families in QAC wtih children under four years of age. The center is open year round providing center-based or home visiting services. They support families with young children in becoming prepared for school success as well as to empower and educate parents to be their child's first and most important teacher. Check our the monthly calendar for opportunities, events and activities on website.
Program works with numerous partners in the county to incorporate adult education, English classes, early childhood education, nurturing/parenting education, employment opportunities, nutrition/health education, and family literacy opportunities to achieve our primary mission; "Empowering Parents & Children to Shine."

Queen Anne's County Community Partnerships for Children and Families   
Phone Number:410-758-6677
Location:104 Powell Street, Centreville, MD 21617
Website:Visit Community Partnerships.info
Programs Include:Mission is to promote a safe, healthy and stable environment by achieving a comprehensive system of education, health and human services that addresses the needs of children and families. To serve as the primary structure for the county to develop and maintain an effective and efficient system of services for children, adolescents and families.

Infants and Toddlers Program - Queen Anne's County   
Phone Number:410-556-6103 x 10
Location:631 Main Street, Church Hill, MD 21623
Website:Visit Infants and Toddlers!
Programs Include:This is an Early Intervention and prevention program which serves families and their children with special needs from birth to age 3. This program is the coordination point that assists families in meeting their child's developmental needs.

Community Behavioral Health/Queen Annes County   
Phone Number:410-758-1787
Location:142 Coursevall Dr., Centreville, MD 21617
Webiste:Visit Community Behavioral Health
Programs Include:Private treatment centers offer comprehensive and effective care under the supervision of multi-board certified physicians, Dedication to providing the solution for behavioral, emotional, addictions and family concerns. Eligible: Adults, Teens, Children, Families

MD Coalition of Families for Children's Mental Health Family Navigators   
Phone Number:443-896-6753
Location:29516 Canvasback Dr., 2nd Floor, Easton, MD 21601
Website: Visit MD Coalition of Families
Programs Include:Provide information support and advocacy for families caring for children with behavioral health needs on the Eastern Shore. Queen Anne's Contact: Carol Strootman

Queen Anne's County Council for Children and Youth   
Phone Number:410-758-6677
Location: (Mailing Address: PO Box 281, Centreville, MD 21617)
Website:
Programs Include:The council is made up of representatives of agencies and organizations serving children and youth from birth to age 21.

Queen Anne's County Health Department   
Phone Number:410-758-0720
Location:206 N. Commerce Street, Centreville, MD 21617
Website: Visit QAC Health Department
Programs Include:Dedication to protecting and promoting the health of its citizens through quality services. Services inlcude Blood Pressure Screening, Referrals for Health Insurance and Primary Care, Referrals for Cancer Prevention programs and HIV Prevention, Screening and Referrals.

Maryland Health Connection   
Phone Number:443-515-0106
Location:PO Box 857, Lanham, MD 20703
Website:Visit Maryland Health Connection
Programs Include:Maryland Health Connection is the marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses to compare and enroll in health insurance and determine eligibility for Medicaid and other assistance programs, federal tax credits and cost-sharing reductions.

Office of Child Care, Region 8
Md State Department of Education
    
Phone Number:410-819-5801
Location:301 Bay St.
Suite 305
Easton, MD 21601
Webiste: Visit Office of Child Care, Region 8
Programs Include:Licensing for child care centers and child care providers.
Healthy Families Maryland, Kent, Queen Anne's & Talbot    
Phone Number:410-758-0720
Location:c/o Queen Anne's Co. Dept. of Health, 206 N. Commerce St., Centreville, mD 21617
Website:Visit Healthy Families Maryland
Programs Include:Voluntary home visiting program promotes health and development starting at the most effective time: first time expectant parents, and first time parents with new babies under three months of age.
Judith P. Hoyer Early Child Care and Educational Judy Center Queen Annes County    
Phone Number:410-438-3887
Location:300 S. Church St., Sudlersville, MD 21668
Website:Visit Judy Center
Programs Include:Coordinates quality early learning programs with comprehensive services for young children and their families with the goal of preparing all children for school success.
Project Right Steps/
c/o Chesapeake College
    
Phone Number:410-822-5400 x 2321
Location:Chesapeake Child Care Resource Center
PO Box 8
Wye Mills, MD 21679
Website: Visit Chesapeake Child Care Resource Center
Programs Include:Working with childcare providers, center directors and parents who are seeing challenging behaviors in children ages birth to age 6. Observation, assessment, consultation, and strategies for addressing the problem and recommendation for further evaluation.
Shore Up! Grasonville Head Start    
Phone Number:410-827-0068
Location:5441 Main St., Grasonville, MD 21638
Website:
Programs Include:Shore Up! has been providing HeadStart programs to families for more than 40 years. To better serve children and families, the program is divided into service areas: education, parent involvement, social services and health.
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Queen Anne's County Board of Education    
Phone Number:410-758-2403
Location:202 Chesterfield Avenue
Centreville, MD 21617
Website:Visit Queen Anne's County Board of Education
Programs include:Educate students to become productive and contributing citizens in a diversified world.
Developmental Disabilities - Resource Coordination of QAC
(through QAC Health Department)
    
Phone Number:410-758-3711
Location:104 Powell St., Centreville
206 N. Commerce St.
Centreville, MD 21617
Website:Visit Development Disabilities - Queen Anne's Co
Programs Include:Provides a coordinated service delivery system for residents of QAC so that individuals with developmental disabilities receive appropriate services oriented toward the foal of integration into the community.An individual is eligible only for support services only if he/she has a severe chronic disability that is attributed to physical or mental impairment, other than the sole diagnosis of mental illness, or to a combination of mental and physicla impairments and is likely to continue indefinitely.
Mid-Shore Mental Health Systems, Inc.   
Phone Number:410-770-4801
Location:28578 Mary's Ct., Ste. 1
Easton, MD 21601
Website:Visit Mid-Shore Mental Health Systems, Inc.
Programs Include:Mid-Shore Mental Health System is the core Service Agency (CSA) for the mid-shore region, the Local Mental Health Authority, under contract with the Mental Hygiene Administration (MHA), Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Administration (DHMH). MSMH's mission is to continually improve the provision of mental health servcies for residents of Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's and Talbot Counties through effective coordination of services in collaboration with consumers, family members, providers and community.leaders.
Maryland Department of Juvenile Services - QAC    
Phone Number:410-819-4180
Toll Free: 888-444-0024
Location:120 Broadway
Ste 9
Centreville, MD 21617
Website:Visit Maryland Department of Juvenile Services - Queen Anne's Co
Programs Include:DJS provides individualized case management, guidance and treatment to juveniles who have violated the law. Case managers strive to help young people, with involvement of their families, reach their full potential as productive and positive citizens in their communities. DJS coolaborates with youth, families, schools, community partners, law enforcement, and other public agencies to coordinate services and resources to contribute to safer communities.