Community Resources

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Chesapeake & Coastal Bay Life Guide

Chesapeake and Coastal Bay Life logo

Your guide to organisms found in and around the Chesapeake Bay. Maintained by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. 

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Chesapeake Bay Field Scope

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Field Scope allows you to search for watershed/environmental features by selecting the features to be highlighted.

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Chesapeake Bay Foundation logo

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is dedicated to the restoration and protection of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributary rivers.

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Chesapeake Bay Program

Chesapeake Bay Program logo

Website maintained by a regional partnership for the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay that has directed preservation efforts since 1983. Contains information on the history of Chesapeake Bay and the important issues surrounding it.

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Children's Mental Health Matters

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A Maryland public awareness campaign with resources on the importance of children’s mental health and more. This site includes resources for teens and young adults. 

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COVID-19 Resource Center (Maryland Access to Justice Commission)

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The Maryland Access to Justice Commission, in partnership with the Maryland State Bar Associationhas put together this COVID-19 Resource Site to serve as a central storehouse for information related to COVID and the civil justice system in Maryland.  This site houses information useful to both the public and the civil legal aid community.

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COVID-19: Links You Can Trust

Anoch Pratt Free Library logo

List of trusted resources for more information on COVID-19, compiled by Enoch Pratt Library in Baltimore. 

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COVIDtests.gov

covidtests.gov

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order four free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free and are shipped by the U.S. Postal Service. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Order your tests now so you have them when you need them.

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Crisis Text Line

Crisis text line - Text HOME to 741741

Text HOME to 741741. The Crisis Text Line is there to support students with any painful emotion with bullying, school stress, depression, anxiety, suicide, relationships, self-harm and more.

Cuidate Annapolis

Cuidate Annapolis

Proporciona información local y recursos sobre la salud y del COVID-19 para la comunidad hispana.

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Disaster Distress Helpline (SAMHSA)

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A 24/7 national hotline that provides crisis counseling for people experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. Phone: 1-800-985-5990 (y en español, llama o envía un mensaje de texto 1-800-985-5990 presiona “2”)

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District Court Help Centers

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Free limited legal assistance for individuals not represented by an attorney. Get help with civil District Court cases, including: Landlord/Tenant, Small and Large Claims, Consumer matters, Return of Property, Domestic Violence/Peace Orders, and Expungement. 

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Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

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The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program is a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program that provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying low-income households. Applications begin May 12, 2021.

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Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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You may be eligible for rent relief through Maryland or your local government if COVID-19 has affected your ability to pay rent. Administered by the Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development. 

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Energy Assistance Toolkit

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Resources compiled by the Maryland Office of People's Council to assist those who need help paying their energy bill. Consulte el final de la página web para obtener instrucciones y documentos en español.

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Eviction Prevention Program (ACDS)

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Eviction Prevention Program through Arundel Community Development Services. Phone: 410-222-7600.

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Family Caregiver Alliance

Family Caregiver Alliance

Resources for caregivers from the Family Caregiver Alliance - National Center on Caregiving. Searchable by state.

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Family Law Help Center

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The Family Law Help Center provides legal information and forms to assist unrepresented litigants in matters of divorce, custody/visitation, child support and name changes. The Center is funded through a grant from the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County, but is staffed entirely by the Maryland Center for Legal Assistance.

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