Adventist Behavioral Health is the most comprehensive provider of behavioral health services in the National Capital area. Adventist Behavioral Health provides a wide-ranging spectrum of services and treatment options for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. Services are provided in a variety of settings, including hospital-based programs, residential treatment centers, school programs, residential group homes, outpatient services, and community-based programs.
EveryMind (formerly Mental Health Association) offers supportive listening and crisis / suicide intervention through a free, confidential, 24-hour hotline (301-738-2255), a Youth Talkline (301-738-9697), and serves as a local center for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255). The program also offers a Text Line Monday-Thursday, 4pm-9pm via 301-738-2255 and Internet chat services through www.CrisisChat.org.
Since 1991, Jobs Unlimited has employed adults in Montgomery County, Maryland who have long-term, persistent, and serious mental illnesses. As a program participant, employees earn minimum wage or better while obtaining job skills, gaining financial independence, building confidence, and reducing the stigma surrounding mental illness.