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Ministry & Administration Site

The Relationship Ministries department offers a wide range resources including:

  • Clinical Counseling Directory
  • Family Support Services
  • Domestic Violence
  • Mental Health First Aid Training

    and more….

Click on the following link to access the resources: AEC Relationship Ministries

Free Behavioral or Mental Health Crisis Maryland Helpline – Please visit or call 211 and select option 1, text your zip code to 898-211, or dial directly 410-749-4357 or 866-411-6803 for free online or phone counseling services: 


  • Free 24/7 help is available to provide support, guidance, and assistance with youth and adult suicide prevention or a mental health needs, substance abuse or behavioral health challenges, or other crisis situations, including family crisis, housing, utility shutoffs, financial, legal, employment, and other challenges.


  • Maryland’s Helpline also provides assistance to access resources such as naloxone education, recovery support, veteran’s services and family services as available/appropriate for the individual. Trained crisis counselors are available to assist individuals struggling with issues such as substance use, depression, anxiety, suicidal/homicidal ideation or intent, physical and sexual abuse, eating disorders, sexual identity concerns, running away, relationship problems, divorce, sexually transmitted disease, school issues or any other identified concern.