Community Resources

 

 

Resources for Everyone

  • American Red Cross - As part of the Greater Chesapeake Region, the Southern Maryland Chapter provides life-saving services in Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties that include emergency disaster relief to local families and emotional and financial support to military families.  For more than a century, the American Red Cross has worked to help people prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters.
     
  • Center for Abused Persons - A private non-profit agency dedicated to reducing the prevalence and impact of interpersonal violence within Charles County. CAP offers a broad range of services that aim to support adults and adolescents affected by intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and/or childhood sexual abuse. Services include 24-hour crisis hotline, individual counseling, victim advocacy, support groups, abuse intervention programming, and community education.
  • Charles County Homeless Services and Resource Guide (PDF) - Click here.

  • The Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force - The state's primary organization that works to prevent trafficking, protect victims by providing them with the services they need, prosecute traffickers, and partner with a variety of organizations to eradicate the scourge of human trafficking from our communities.

  • Mesothelioma.net - Offers a plethora of free resources and information for those suffering from mesothelioma cancer and other asbestos diseases. Some of the topics covered are treatment options, financial assistance, and help for families of asbestos victims. The site is "Health On the Net" certified as a trustworthy source of medical information and is periodically reviewed by medical professionals. 


Resources for Senior Citizens