Maryland
Listings are alphabetized by city with:

1.    Groups and Projects

2.    Information and Referrals

G R O U P S     A N D     P R O J E C T S

Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland

Baltimore

Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland is a nonprofit, nonsectarian agency committed to providing targeted services to vulnerable families and individuals in all stages of life who are experiencing problems related to social and personal adjustment thereby enhancing their quality of life.

The Pro Bono Counseling

Baltimore

The Pro Bono Counseling Project’s mission is to assure that all Maryland residents requesting mental health care, regardless of income, are linked with volunteer licensed mental health professionals and other necessary supportive services.

(SARU) The Johns Hopkins University Sexual Assault Response Unit

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

SARU is a confidential peer counseling service provided by Hopkins students trained in listening skills and sexual assault response. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Sexual Abuse & Sexual Assault Center

University of Maryland, Hospital for Children, Baltimore

The site for evaluations of all suspected child abuse and assault occurring within the past 5 days in Baltimore for children under 13 years old (Mercy Hospital handles children 13 and over)

Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center, Inc  (SARC)

Bel Air

We work to end domestic and sexual violence, to aid its victims, and to create a society free from abuse and fear.

Male Initiative

Bowie State University, Bowie

The focus of the Initiative is on the advancement of male students at Bowie State University. Those who choose to participate in this initiative are committed to helping our male students to reach their full potential through the development of their academic, personal, and social skills.

Family Crisis Center, Inc. of Prince George’s County

Brentwood

Our mission is to promote and facilitate the elimination of violence in intimate relationships by providing counseling, education and support services to women, children, and men.

Domestic Violence Center (DVC)

Columbia

The DVC is there to help the women, children and men impacted by violence gain the strength and support  they need to change their lives and the lives of their children.

Family Crisis Resource Center, Inc

Cumberland

The agency is dedicated to the elimination of domestic violence, sexual assault/abuse and rape through intervention and prevention by providing shelter and counseling and maintaining a pro-active role in advocating for change in societal attitudes and in systems which permit and promote such violence and abuses.

Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence (MSCFV)

Denton

As the central point of access for assistance on domestic violence within the counties of Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the mission of Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence is to create healthy opportunities to break the cycle of domestic violence through intervention and prevention by providing shelter, counseling, services, and advocacy for victims and abusers; and by changing society’s attitudes and systems which permit and promote such violence against women, men and, families.

Heartly House, Inc

Frederick

Heartly House serves Frederick County residents who have been impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.

Citizens Assisting and Sheltering the Abused (CASA)

Hagerstown

CASA is a lifeline for people (children, teenagers, and adults) in Washington County who have been affected by domestic violence, sexual assault/abuse, and rape.

Walden/Sierra

Leonardtown

At Walden, we partner with individuals and families with the courage to face an array of crisis, abuse, trauma, family and addiction issues.

The Dove Center  - D.V.S.A.R.C, Inc

Oakland

The Dove Center (D.V.S.A.R.C, Inc.) a private, non-profit organization, is dedicated to the elimination of domestic and sexual violence through intervention and prevention.

Concerned Black Men of Calvert County, Inc. (CBMCC)

Prince Frederick

The mission of CBMCC  is to provide a holistic approach to services which support and strengthen the African-American family, and which specifically targets African-American youth.

Montgomery County Abused Persons Program (APP)

Rockville

The Abused Persons Program (APP) serves victims of domestic violence (spouse or partner abuse) in Montgomery County

Campus Against Violence (CAV) Program

Salisbury State University, Salisbury

The Campus Against Violence (CAV) Program represents Salisbury University’s commitment to ending sexual violence in all its forms; sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking on campus and providing students with knowledge and skills that will serve them throughout their lives.

The Sexual Assault Response and Prevention (SARP) Program

St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City

SARP is designed to: Respond to and support students presenting incidents of sexual violence, provide students with victim services and referrals based on the plan of action tailored to their requests, educate the campus community on sexual violence, consent, bystander intervention, and healthy sexual relationships, increase an open dialogue about sexual violence among the community through awareness and outreach, unite the campus community in preventing violence against any student on campus.

Life Crisis Center (LCC)

Salisbury

The LCC is a 24 hour facility which provides comprehensive support services to victims and child victims of domestic violence, rape, and sexual assault.

Sexual Assault Peer Education

Towson University, Towson

This peer education program is designed to help students become educators for the Towson community

about sexual assault and to assist in improving the awareness and safety of our students.

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA)

Statewide:  Arnold

The Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA) is the statewide collective voice advocating for accessible, compassionate care for survivors of sexual violence, and accountability for all offenders.

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV)

Statewide: Bowie

The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV) has been working since 1980 to eliminate domestic violence in Maryland through education, training, and advocacy.

I N F O R M A T I O N     A N D     R E F E R R A L S

Date Rape Loyola University, Baltimore

Sexual Assault:  You are Not Alone Towson University, Towson

Policy on Sexual Assault McDaniel College, Westminster