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Local Resources for WRNMMC and Surrounding Communities

Too often, a person fails to reach out for help until he or she is in the midst of a crisis. If you feel that you or someone you know needs help right now, do not wait until the situation worsens. Call one of the phone numbers or crisis hotlines listed here.

 

This page lists a range of local resources that may be of assistance to you and your family. The resources are organized into the following categories:

Medical Services

Tricare Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC)

Tel: 301-319-4099 (Roland Herrera); DSN: 301-269-4099
Website: www.tricareonline.com

Offers assistance in navigating personal TRICARE programs

Tricare Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC)

Tricare Service Center

Tel: 301-295-2494
Location: WRNMMC – Arrowhead Building, 1st Floor

  • Walk-in service for Tricare beneficiaries
  • Benefits information, claims, enrollment, FA's
  • Hours: 7:30am–4:30pm, Monday–Friday

Tricare Service Center

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Tel: Main Access Number: 301-295-2273; Customer Service: 301-295-4000
Location: 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889
Website: www.wrnmmc.capmed.mil

WRNMMC is the largest military medical center in the U.S. WRNMMC provides services to military beneficiaries in over 100 clinics and specialties.

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

WRNMMC Emergency Room

Tel: 301-295-4810
Location: WRNMMC – Arrowhead Building, 1st Floor

Emergency hospital services.

WRNMMC Emergency Room

Warrior Clinic

Tel: 301-400-1012
Location: WRNMMC – Liberty Building, 3rd Floor

The Warrior Clinic provides primary care services for wounded warriors, family members, and non-medical attendants (NMAs)

Warrior Clinic

Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Tel: 202-745-8000; 877-328-2621
Location: 50 Irving St. NW, Washington, DC 20422

Provides general and emergency hospital services

Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Holy Cross Hospital

Tel: 301-754-7000
Location: 1500 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Website: www.holycrosshealth.org

Provides general and emergency hospital services.

Holy Cross Hospital

Montgomery General Hospital

Tel: 301-774-8882
Location: 18101 Prince Philip Drive, Olney, MD 20832
Website: www.montgomerygeneral.org

  • General and emergency hospital services
  • Emergency psychiatric services
  • Substance abuse treatment

Montgomery General Hospital

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Tel: 240- 826-6000
Location: 9901 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD 20850
Website: www.shadygroveadventisthospital.com

Provides general and emergency hospital services.

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Suburban Hospital

Tel: 202-537-7400
Location: 8600 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD 20814
Website: www.suburbanhospital.org

  • General and emergency hospital services
  • Emergency psychiatric services
  • Substance abuse treatment

Suburban Hospital

Washington Adventist Hospital

Tel: 301-891-7600
Location: 7600 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912
Website: www.washingtonadventisthospital.com

Provides general and emergency hospital services.

Washington Adventist Hospital

Child Healthcare Services

Pedatric Medicine

Tel: 301-295-6289

Primary Care Services for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries aged 0-26.

Pedatric Medicine

Pedatric Primary Care

Tel: 301-295-66168
Location: WRNMMC – America Building, Building 19, 4th Floor

  • Primary care services for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries aged 0-26
  • Pediatric Primary Care serves children ages 0-12
  • Behavioral health services provided through the Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Clinic

Pedatric Primary Care

Adolescent Medicine

Tel: 301-319-7070
Location: WRNMMC – America Building, Building 19, 4th Floor

  • Primary care services for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries aged 0-26
  • Adolescent Medicine serves children ages 12-21 (services continue through age 26 for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries who are enrolled in school/college)
  • Behavioral health services provided through the Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Clinic

Adolescent Medicine

Littlest Warrior Pediatric Services

Tel: 301-295-4941 (Front Desk); 301-295-4941 (Dr. Hoffman, Clinical Psychologist); 301-295-0375 (Dr. Snyder, Staff Pediatrician)
Location: WRNMMC – America Building, Building 19, 4th Floor

  • Medical care for children accompanying a wounded warrior to WRNMMC
  • Provides a designated Pediatrician (PCM) for any military dependent child who has relocated, without losing their Pediatrician at home location

Services include:

  • Acute medical care
  • Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Prescriptions
  • Dental referrals
  • Baby exams
  • Developmental and educational needs assessments

Littlest Warrior Pediatric Services

Community Clinic, Inc.

Tel: 301-585-1250
Location: 8210 Colonial Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Website: www.cciweb.org

  • Well-care for children
  • Routine immunizations
  • Diabetes education
  • Nutrition counseling in English and Spanish
  • Behavioral health counseling for children
  • Primary care labs
  • Dental clinic

Community Clinic, Inc.

Headstart Healthcare Services

Tel: 301-230-0676
Location: 4910 Macon Road, Room 141 Rockville, MD, 20852
Website: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/hhs

  • Comprehensive educational, social, medical, dental, mental health, and nutrition services
  • Educational, speech/language, and health screenings for each enrolled child

Headstart Healthcare Services

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville Fallsgrove

Tel: 301-816-2633
Location: The Ina Kay Building, 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville MD, 20850
Website: www.jssa.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Early childhood counseling services
  • Educational and neuropsychological testing and advocacy
  • Educational scholarships and loans
  • Age-appropriate social skills therapy groups and programs
  • Referrals to community services such as neuropsychological, psychiatric, and medication evaluations
  • Kindergarten, preschool, or daycare observations
  • Special needs services
*Services available to individuals of all religious and ethnic backgrounds

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville Fallsgrove

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville

Tel: 301-816-2633
Location: 6123 Montrose Road, North Bethesda, MD 20852
Website: www.jssa.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Early childhood counseling services
  • Educational and neuropsychological testing and advocacy
  • Educational scholarships and loans
  • Age-appropriate social skills therapy groups and programs
  • Referrals to community services such as neuropsychological, psychiatric, and medication evaluations
  • Kindergarten, preschool, or daycare observations
  • Special needs services
*Services available to individuals of all religious and ethnic backgrounds

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville

Jewish Social Services Agency – Silver Spring

Tel: 301-816-2633
Location: 9900 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20902
Website: www.jssa.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Early childhood counseling services
  • Educational and neuropsychological testing and advocacy
  • Educational scholarships and loans
  • Age-appropriate social skills therapy groups and programs
  • Referrals to community services such as neuropsychological, psychiatric, and medication evaluations
  • Kindergarten, preschool, or daycare observations
  • Special needs services
*Services available to individuals of all religious and ethnic backgrounds

Jewish Social Services Agency – Silver Spring

Mary's Center

Tel: 202-483-8196
Location: 8709 Flower Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Website: www.maryscenter.org

  • Health promotion/disease prevention
  • Mental health care/counseling
  • Pediatric care
  • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
  • Adolescent after-school program
  • Early-intervention program
  • Family support programs
  • Home visiting program
  • Resources and referrals
  • Family literacy program

Mary's Center

Mental Health Services

Balanced Heart Healing Center

Tel: 724-776-5534
Location: Warrendale, PA 15095-0730

Website: www.balancedheart.org

  • Services provided include:
  • Integrative, holistic healthcare to balance mind, body, and spirit, to reduce stress, and to facilitate optimal health, well-being, and personal growth
  • Women veterans and military families program
  • Wellness coaching
  • Health education
  • Mental health treatment for adults, teens, children, couples, and families

Balanced Heart Healing Center

Behavioral Health Care Center – Adult Outpatient

Tel: 301-295-0500
Location: WRNMMC - America Building, Building 19, 6th Floor

  • Consultation
  • Assessment, evaluation
  • Medication management
  • Individual and group therapies
  • Stress and anger management
  • Community and work interventions
  • Walk-in and emergency evaluations for TRICARE beneficiaries

Behavioral Health Care Center – Adult Outpatient

Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health Clinic

Tel: 301-295-0576
Location: WRNMMC - Building 19, 4th Floor

  • Evaluation and treatment for children, adolescents, and their families
  • Medication management for clients engaged in ongoing counseling

Problems addressed include:

  • Peer conflict
  • Anxiety or depression
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • School issues
  • Family problems
  • Grief and loss
  • Substance abuse
  • Oppositional behaviors

Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health Clinic

Fleet & Family Support Center Counseling & Assistance

Tel: 301-319-4087
Location: WRNMMC - Building 11

  • Clinical counseling services for service members and their families
  • Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm
  • Monday – Friday

Problem-focused and brief services with the emphasis placed on problems in daily living:

  • Adjusting to military lifestyle
  • Relationships
  • Parenting
  • Grief

Fleet & Family Support Center Counseling & Assistance

Operation Brave Families

Tel: 301-295-0576
Location: WRNMMC – America Building, 4th Floor

Services designed to support service members, spouses, children, and families during hospitalization and transition to community:

  • Prevention-based counseling
  • Developmentally appropriate injury education
  • Child-centered and resilience-building support sessions
  • Child/family adjustments and changes related to illness or injury

Operation Brave Families

Give an Hour

Address: P.O. Box 5918, Bethesda, MD 20824
Website: www.giveanhour.org

  • National network of mental health provider volunteers
  • Counseling available for children, adults, couples, and families
  • Licensed mental health professionals offer services free of charge to OEF/OIF veterans (up to one hour per week)

Issues addressed include:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Substance abuse
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Sexual health and intimacy
  • Loss and grieving

Give an Hour

Military One Source

Tel: 800-342-9647
Website: www.militaryonesource.com

  • Personal consultations available at no cost 24/7
  • Deployment support
  • Counseling available online, by phone, or in-person

Short-term counseling addresses issues such as:

  • Improving relationships
  • Stress management
  • Marital problems
  • Parenting concerns
  • Grief and loss

Military One Source

Mental Health Association of Montgomery County

Tel: 301-738-2255; Military Helpline: 301-738-7176
Location: 1000 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20851
Website: www.mhamc.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Youth service centers in Kensington/Wheaton provide individual and family counseling, after-school programs, therapeutic outdoor recreation, and educational workshops for teens and parents

Mental Health Association of Montgomery County

Montgomery County Crisis Center

Tel: 240-777-4000
Location: 1301 Piccard Drive, Rockville, MD 20850

  • Free telephone or walk-in crisis services for children, adolescents, and adults
  • 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Emergency psychiatric evaluations

Montgomery County Crisis Center

Montgomery County DHHS Team

Tel: 240-777-1770; 240-777-1245
Location: 401 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, MD 20850
Website: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/hhs

Provides referrals to behavioral health, psychiatric, and substance abuse treatment services.

Montgomery County DHHS Team

Reginald S. Lourie Center for Infants and Young Children

Tel: 301-984-4444
Location: 12301 Academy Way, Rockville, MD 20852
Website: www.louriecenter.org

  • Parent-Child Clinical Services Program
  • Provides therapeutic services to families and children ages birth to 10 years

Problems addressed include:

  • Early childhood trauma, including abuse and/or neglect
  • Difficulties in peer relationships
  • Attachment and separation problems
  • Excessive shyness or fearfulness
  • Difficulty with transitions from one activity to another
  • Trouble with eating or sleeping
  • Difficulty accepting limits and structure from parents or other adults
  • Depression and other mood-regulation problems
  • Aggressive or disruptive behavior
  • Perceptual and sensory integration problems
  • Emotional regression or other reactions to life stresses
  • Learning difficulties

Reginald S. Lourie Center for Infants and Young Children

Silver Spring Vet Center

Tel: 240-395-1425; 877-927-8387
Location: 10411 Motor City Drive, 5th Floor, Bethesda, MD 20817

  • Wide range of psychosocial services for eligible Veterans and their families
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Military counseling for military-related issues
  • Bereavement counseling for families who experience an active-duty death
  • Military sexual trauma counseling and referral
  • Substance abuse assessment and referral

Silver Spring Vet Center

YMCA

Tel: 301-585-2120
Tel: 301-587-5700 (Ottoniel Perez, mentoring)
Tel: 301-593-1160 (Barbara Pulgar, counseling)
Location: 9800 Hastings Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Website: www.ymcadc.org/social

  • Mentoring
  • Individual, Family, & Group counseling
  • Parenting classes & workshops
  • Before- and After-School programs
  • Recreational activities for children and adults

YMCA

Social Support Services

Comfort for America's Uniformed Service (Cause)

Tel: 703-591-4965

Location: 4114 Legato Road, Suite B, Fairfax, VA 22033
Website: www.cause-usa.org/

Cause was founded in 2003 and provides programs that promote relaxation, resiliency, and recreation to wounded, ill, and injured Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. Programs are located in Fort Riley, KS, Fort Hood, TX, Fort Belvoir, VA, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Fort Bragg, Dingell VA, San Antonio Military Medical Center/Fort Sam Houston, Naval Medical Center San Diego, Audie Murphy VA, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, & Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Center.

 

Cause

Fleet and Family Support Center

Tel: 301-319-4087
Location: WRNMMC - Building 11, 1st Floor, Room 148 B

  • Transition Assistance Management Program (TAMP)
  • Personal financial management
  • Relocation assistance
  • Family employment assistance
  • Deployment support
  • Single parent support
  • Parenting classes
  • Information and referral services
  • Individual, marriage, family, and group counseling
  • Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR) offers a variety of recreational and educational activities for service members and families
  • Family Care Club: Offers friends and family of the wounded, ill, or injured support and the chance to share resources every Tuesday & Thursday afternoon*
*Contact Lisa Wilson (301-400-2406)

Fleet and Family Support Center

Military Partners and Families Coalition

Tel: 571-354-6732
Location: PO BOX 25248 Arlington, VA 22202

Website: http://www.milpfc.org/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/milpfc

  • Provides support, education, resource, and advocacy for partners/spouses and children of LGBT service members
  • Supports safe space online events
  • Conducts in-person community events
  • Connects with other military support organizations and agencies
  • Conducts Battle Buddy Program, providing support for families going through deployment or reintegration (request a buddy or vounteer to be a buddy)
  • Sponsors virtual famliy meetings
  • Hosts blog

Military Partners and Families Coalition

Operation Brave Families

Tel: 301-295-0576
Location: WRNMMC - America Building, 4th Floor

Services designed to support service members, spouses, children, and families during hospitalization and transition to community:

  • Prevention-based counseling
  • Developmentally appropriate injury education
  • Child-centered and resilience-building support sessions
  • Child/family adjustments and changes related to illness or injury
  • After school support group for children of Wounded Warriors

Operation Brave Families

Soldier Family Assistance Center

Tel: 301-400-0208
Location: WRNMMC - Building 62, 2nd Floor; Building 10, Room 1016 (Hospital office)

  • AW2 (Army Wounded Warrior Program)
  • Direct family assistance & support
  • Finance & legal assistance
  • Childcare information
  • Career counseling
  • Education specialist
  • Family Readiness Support Assistant (FRSA)

Soldier Family Assistance Center

Spouselink.org

Location: 1856 Old Reston Avenue, Suite 300, Reston, VA 20190

Website: https://www.spouselink.org/

 

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Spouselink.org

Therapeutic Recreation Program

Tel: Amputee: 301-295-8525 (Tiffany Smith, CTRS)
Tel: TBI: 301-400-2762 (Cara Navarro, CTRS)
Location: WRNMMC - America Building/Building 19, Room 1432 and Room B313

  • Certified Therapeutic Recreation Therapists
  • Adaptive sports programs, including fishing, swimming, martial arts, cycling, yoga, basketball, hockey, and more
  • Community Reintegration Program offers Friday afternoon outings in the community
  • Call or visit the program office to sign up for activities
**See the Event Bulletin Board located in Occupational Therapy Clinic for current weekly activities schedule**

Therapeutic Recreation Program

Warrior Family Coordination Cell Central Events Office

Tel: 301-400-0738; 301-319-8232
Location: WRNMMC - Building 62, 1st Floor, Room 1020

  • Assists with a variety of needs including medical, housing, and child care
  • Organizes social events and outings for wounded, ill, and injured service members and their families

Warrior Family Coordination Cell Central Events Office

Family Services Inc.

Tel: 301-840-2000
Location: 610 East Diamond Ave., Suite 100, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Website: www.familyservicesagency.org

  • Behavioral health services
  • Crisis services
  • Early childhood education
  • Parenting support and training

Family Services Inc.

Hope for the Warriors

Tel: 877-246-7349
Location: 5101C Backlick Road, Suite 200, Annandale, VA 22003
Website: www.hopeforthewarriors.org

  • Reintegration and career mentoring and guidance
  • Educational scholarships for spouses/caregivers
  • Financial assistance in meeting immediate family needs
  • Couples and family retreats
  • Warriors Wish Program
  • Adaptive recreational activities for wounded warriors

Hope for the Warriors

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville Fallsgrove

Tel: 301-816-2633
Location: The Ina Kay Building, 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville MD, 20850
Website: www.jssa.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Early childhood services
  • Educational and neuropsychological testing and advocacy
  • Educational scholarships and loans
  • Parenting programs and trainings
  • Welcome Home Baby Program
  • Social Skills therapy groups and programs
  • Collaborative divorce
  • Adoption services
  • Job search programs
  • Employment and career growth learning programs
  • Hospice care
  • Jewish community services
  • Senior services
  • Special needs services

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville Fallsgrove

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville

Tel: 301-816-2633
Location: 6123 Montrose Road, North Bethesda, MD 20852
Website: www.jssa.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Early childhood services
  • Educational and neuropsychological testing and advocacy
  • Educational scholarships and loans
  • Parenting programs and trainings
  • Welcome Home Baby Program
  • Social Skills therapy groups and programs
  • Collaborative divorce
  • Adoption services
  • Job search programs
  • Employment and career growth learning programs
  • Hospice care
  • Jewish community services
  • Senior services
  • Special needs services

*Services available to individuals of all religious and ethnic backgrounds

Jewish Social Services Agency – Rockville

Jewish Social Services Agency – Silver Spring

Tel: 301-816-2633
Location: 9900 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20902
Website: www.jssa.org

  • 24-hour crisis assistance and referral information
  • Early childhood services
  • Educational and neuropsychological testing and advocacy
  • Educational scholarships and loans
  • Parenting programs and trainings
  • Welcome Home Baby Program
  • Social Skills therapy groups and programs
  • Collaborative divorce
  • Adoption services
  • Job search programs
  • Employment and career growth learning programs
  • Hospice care
  • Jewish community services
  • Senior services
  • Special needs services

*Services available to individuals of all religious and ethnic backgrounds

Jewish Social Services Agency – Silver Spring

Mary's Center

Tel: 202-483-8196
Location: 8709 Flower Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Website: www.maryscenter.org

  • Primary care to adults, including physical exams, prenatal care, family planning, and sick visits
  • Holistic wellness through health screenings, cancer screenings, health promotion, education and support, and management of acute and chronic illnesses
  • Health promotion/disease prevention
  • Mental health care/counseling
  • Prenatal care
  • Pediatric care
  • Women Infants and Children (WIC)
  • Adolescent after-school program
  • Early intervention program
  • Entitlement benefits assistance
  • Family support programs
  • Home visiting program
  • Resources and referrals
  • Family literacy program

Mary's Center

Operation Homefront – DC Metro

Tel: 800-779-5903; 703-421-9033
Location: P.O. Box 650220, Sterling, VA 20165
Website: www.operationhomefront.net

  • Food Assistance
  • Auto Repair
  • Moving Assistance
  • Vision Care
  • Homefront Celebrations
  • Operation Homefront Villages
  • Financial Assistance
  • Child and Dependent Care
  • Travel and Transportation
  • Home Repair
  • Essential Home Items
  • Morale Holiday Programs
  • Community Events
  • Wounded Warrior Wives

Operation Homefront – DC Metro

USO of Metropolitan Washington

Tel: 703-696-2628
Location: 228 McNair Road, P.O. Box 1710, Fort Myer, VA 22211
Website: www.usometro.org

  • Emergency housing and food assistance
  • Family activities
  • Free & discount tickets to sports events, concerns, and cultural events
  • Hire Heroes USA
  • Horses for Heroes equine therapy program

USO of Metropolitan Washington

VA Caregiver Support

Tel: 855-260-3274 (Caregiver Support Line)
Website: www.caregiver.va.gov

  • Adult Day Health Care (ADHC) Centers in various regions throughout the U.S.
  • Home-Based Primary Care
  • Skilled Home Care
  • Homemaker and Home Health Aide Program
  • Home Telehealth
  • Respite Care
  • Home Hospice Care
  • Counseling
  • Monthly stipends
  • Assistance with travel expenses
  • VA Caregiver training

VA Caregiver Support

Yellow Ribbon Fund

Tel: 240-223-1180
Location: 4905 Del Ray Avenue, Suite 500, Bethesda, MD 20814
Website: www.yellowribbonfund.org

  • Welcomes injured service members home
  • Transportation program offers free rental cars for family members and cab vouchers
  • Lodging program of hotel rooms and apartments
  • Activities for both the recovering service member and family members, both on and off the hospital grounds
  • Job mentoring program
  • Family caregiver program
  • Grandma's Angels program offers free babysitting for children of injured service members

Yellow Ribbon Fund

Childcare and Education

Child Development Center

Tel: 301- 295-0167/0014; 202-782-0565
Location: WRNMMC - Building 26, Stokes Road
Location: WRNMMC - Building 169, Forest Glen

  • Full-time childcare for children ages 6 weeks – 5 years (fees based on family income)
  • Before- and after-school programs
  • Winter, Spring, and Summer camps

Child Development Center

School Liaison Office

Tel: 301-295-7849 (Dan Dunham)
Location: WRNMMC - Building 11
Website: www.cnic.navy.mil/cyp

The School Liaison Office is the central point of contact between the Naval Support Activity Bethesda (NSAB) community and schools in the area

School Liaison Office

Austin's Playroom

Tel: 301-400-0118
Location: WRNMMC - East Tower of Building 62, Room B307E

Free, drop-in childcare accommodates children ages 6 weeks to 12 years while parents attend medical appointments and other meetings

Austin's Playroom

Easter Seals

Tel: 301-588-8708
Location: 1420 Spring Street, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Website: www.gwbr.easterseals.com

  • Early intervention and education programs
  • Full-day childcare
  • Parental support and intergenerational activities
  • Serves children ages 6 weeks to 12 years
  • Drop-in basis childcare available Monday-Friday, 6:00am-6:00pm

Easter Seals

Family Services Inc.

Tel: 301-840-2000
Location: 610 East Diamond Ave., Suite 100, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Website: www.familyservicesagency.org

  • Mentoring and tutoring services for all ages
  • Early childhood education
  • Parenting support and training

Family Services Inc.

Maryland Family Network

Tel: 410- 659-7701
Location: 1001 Eastern Avenue, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202
Website: www.marylandfamilynetwork.org

  • Access to a comprehensive list of after-school/before-school programs and daycare
  • Offers Locate: Child Care Military Enhanced Service, a free service assisting military parents in locating off-post childcare based on criteria specified by parents

Maryland Family Network

The Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC)

Tel: 254-953-1923
Location: 909 Mountain Lion Circle, Harker Heights, TX 76548
Website: www.militarychild.org

  • Ensures educational opportunities for all military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition

Programs include:

  • Art programs
  • Leadership programs
  • Scholarships
  • Student to student support network
  • Parent to parent support network

The Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC)

Montgomery County Childcare Resource and Referral Center

Tel: 240-777-3110
Location: 332 West Edmonston Drive, Rockville, MD 20852
Website: www.mdchildcare.org

  • Assistance in evaluating quality childcare
  • Childcare referrals

Montgomery County Childcare Resource and Referral Center

Our Military Kids

Tel: 866-691-6654
Website: www.ourmilitarykids.org

Our Military Kids provides grants for sports, fine arts, camps, and tutoring programs

Our Military Kids

Tutor.com

Website: www.tutor.com/military

  • Offers free online tutoring services to children of service members
  • See website for eligibility and application

Tutor.com

SitterCity

Tel: 888-748-2489
Location: 20 W. Kinzie St., Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60654
Website: www.sittercity.com/dod

DoD-funded program offers a free SitterCity membership to military families (Army, Navy, Marines, Airforce; Active Duty, Reserve, and Guard). Membership benefits include:

  • Directory of care providers, including nannies, babysitters, senior care, pet sitters, housekeepers, and tutors
  • Complete background checks
  • Access to references and provider profiles
  • Reviews from other military parents
  • SitterCity partners with the Military Spouse Employment Partnership to assist military spouses in finding flexible, portable employment opportunities

SitterCity

Yellow Ribbon Fund

Tel: 240-223-1180
Location: 4905 Del Ray Avenue, Suite 500, Bethesda, MD 20814
Website: www.yellowribbonfund.org

  • Activities for both the recovering service member and family members, both on and off the hospital grounds
  • Family caregiver program
  • Grandma's Angels program offers free babysitting for children of injured service members

Yellow Ribbon Fund

Montgomery County Public Schools

Tel: 301-319-MCPS (6277)
Location: 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, MD 20850 (Administration)
Website: www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org

  • School locator assistance based on family address available online
  • Linkages to Learning provides mental health, health, social support, and educational support services to assist children overcome learning barriers
  • Current Number of Schools:
    • Elementary (preK-5) Schools: 131
    • Middle (6-8): 38
    • High (9-12): 25
  • 90% graduation rate

Montgomery County Public Schools

Prince George's County Public Schools

Tel: 301-952-6000
Location: 14201 School Lane, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 (Administration)
Website: www1.pgcps.org

  • School finder assistance based on family address available online
  • Current Number of Schools:
    • Elementary (K-5): 128
    • Middle (6-8); 36
    • High (9-12): 24
  • 85% graduation rate

Prince George's County Public Schools

District of Columbia Public Schools

Tel: 202-442-5885
Location: 1200 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002 (Administration)
Website: www.dcps.dc.gov

  • School locator assistance based on family address available online
  • Current Number of Schools:
    • Elementary (PS-5): 65
    • Middle (6-8): 14
    • High (9-12): 16
  • 73% graduation rate

District of Columbia Public Schools

Home and Living Arrangments

Family Housing Office

Tel: 301-295-1138; 301-295-0798
Location: WRNMMC - Building 17, 3rd Floor, Suite 3D
Website: www.housing.navy.mil

  • Maintains list of local properties for rent
  • Operates Rental Partnership Program for active-duty service members

Family Housing Office

Fisher House

Tel: 301-295-5334
Location: WRNMMC - 24 Stokes Road
Website: www.fisherhouse.org

  • Provides housing for families of patients admitted for medical care at the medical center
  • Rooms are furnished with TV, DVD player, iHome docking station, ironing board, hairdryer, bed linens, towels, and hand soap
  • Each house includes a guest computer and/or wireless connection

Fisher House

Housing Office

Tel: 301-295-6564; Toll-free: 1-800-358-6301
Location: WRNMMC - Building 4/6, 2nd Floor, Room 2282

  • Assistance in finding properties for sale and rent, as well as local hotel information
  • Assistance in applying for military family housing

Housing Office

Navy Lodge

Tel: 301-654-1795 or 1-800-NAVY INN
Location: WRNMMC - 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Building 52

Lodging for family and visitors of WRNMMC personnel

Navy Lodge

Tranquility Hall

Tel: 301-400-0200
Location: WRNMMC - Building 62

  • 2 bedroom/2 bath apartment-style lodging for injured service members and their families
  • Apartments are equipped with washers & dryers, televisions, computers, and an emergency call switch in each room
  • Warrior Café
  • Austin's Playroom

Tranquility Hall

Automated Housing Referral Network

Website: www.ahrn.com

  • Nationwide housing location service sponsored by the Department of Defense
  • Assistance for military members and their families in locating available housing at their duty station
  • Access to a network of off-base community rentals, on-base/privatized housing, military shared rentals, and temporary lodging accommodations

Automated Housing Referral Network

Glen Haven by Balfour Beatty Communities

Tel: 888-379-7064
Location: 1200 McMahon Road, Wheaton, MD 20902
Website: www.wramchomes.com

  • Privatized off-post military housing, developed through the Military Housing Privatization Initiative
  • Rental rates based on Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) rate
  • 3-4 bedroom apartments, townhomes, and handicap-accessible units available

Glen Haven by Balfour Beatty Communities

Operation Homefront

Tel: 800-722-6098
Location: 8930 Fourwinds Drive, Suite 340, San Antonio, TX 78239
Website: www.operationhomefront.net

  • Moving assistance
  • Operation Homefront Villages
  • Home repair
  • Essential home items

Operation Homefront

Work and Finance Services

Army Education Services

Tel: 301-295-2014
Location: WRNMMC - Building 17, Suite 2D

  • Offers counseling to help soldiers obtain tuition assistance
  • Provides education counseling, financial aid counseling, and assistance with degree planning
  • Offers Basic Skills Education Program for Wounded Warriors

Army Education Services

Fleet and Family Support Center

Tel: 301-319-4087
Location: WRNMMC - Building 11, 1st Floor, Room 148B

  • Family Employment Readiness Program
  • Career Development and Resource Center
  • One-on-one assistance to help with transitions into a new career
  • Access to workshops in career planning and job searches
  • Financial, budgeting, and investment counseling

Fleet and Family Support Center

Soldier Family Assistance Center

Tel: 301-400-0208
Location: WRNMMC – Building 62, 2nd Floor
Location: Building 10, Room 1016 (Hospital office)

  • AW2 (Army Wounded Warrior Program)
  • Direct family assistance & support
  • Finance & legal assistance
  • Childcare information
  • Career counseling
  • Education specialist
  • Family Readiness Support Assistant (FRSA)

Soldier Family Assistance Center

American Corporate Partners Nationwide Mentoring Program

Website: www.acp-usa.org

  • Connects veterans with corporate professionals for a yearlong mentoring program
  • Mentoring provided in the areas of career development, résumé-building, networking, and leadership skills
  • Large concentrations of mentors available in the Washington, DC area, as well as in other large metropolitan areas throughout the United States

American Corporate Partners Nationwide Mentoring Program

Bethesda Help

Tel: 301-365-2022
Location: P.O. Box 34094, Bethesda, MD 20827-0094
Website: www.bethesdahelp.org

Offers financial assistance for rent, utility bills, and prescription medicines

Bethesda Help

Hire Heroes USA

Tel: 866-915-4376
Location: 100 North Point Center East, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30022
Website: www.hireheroesusa.org

  • Assistance developing and refining resumes
  • Post-military career guidance
  • Online job board
  • Warrior Transition Assistance Workshops

Hire Heroes USA

Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund – Wounded Warrior Center

Tel: 760-725-3680
Location: Bldg. H49, Santa Margarita Rd., Camp Pendleton, CA 92055
Website: www.semperfifund.org

  • Provides immediate financial support for injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families
  • Provides relief for financial needs that arise during hospitalization and recovery as well as assistance for those with perpetuating needs
  • Service Member and Family Support
  • Specialized & Adaptive Equipment
  • Adaptive Housing
  • Adaptive Transportation
  • Education and Career Transition Assistance
  • Therapeutic Arts and Team Semper Fi

Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund – Wounded Warrior Center

Montgomeryworks

Tel: 301-929-4350 (x 2006); 301-929-4378
Tel: 301-946-1806 (Maryland Veterans Employment Partnership)
Location: 11002 Veirs Mill Road, 1st Floor, Wheaton, MD 20902
Website: www.montgomeryworks.com

  • Access for veterans to job search workshops
  • Veteran assistance in finding training and placement services
  • Veteran assistance in finding and retaining a job

Montgomeryworks

Operation Warfighter Program – Dept. of Homeland Security

Tel: 571-256-4035
Tel: 703-428-7559 (Katie Spencer, Regional Coordinator)
Website: www.dhs.gov/operation-warfighter

  • Unpaid short-term internship program connecting injured service members to work opportunities with federal agencies
  • Allows participants to maintain their skill sets and build their resume

Operation Warfighter Program – Dept. of Homeland Security

PenFed Foundation

Location: 2930 Eisenhower Avenue, 6th Floor, Alexandria, VA 22314
Website: www.penfedfoundation.org

  • Provides financial literacy education and financial assistance to service members and their families
  • Military Heroes Fund provides emergency financial assistance to wounded service members and veterans
  • Dream Makers program offers grants to first-time homebuyers
  • Asset Recovery Kit offers emergency loans

PenFed Foundation

REACH Program – Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED)

Tel: 703-609-3333 (Dawn Cheetham)
Tel: 301-295-4056 (HM1 Corpus)

  • Reintegrate, Educate and Advance Combatants in Healthcare program for injured active duty service members
  • Provides career coaching, mentoring, shadowing, and internships in a variety of healthcare careers

REACH Program – Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED)

Silver Spring Vet Center

Tel: 240-395-1425; 877-927-8387
Location: 10411 Motor City Drive, 5th Floor, Bethesda, MD 20817

  • Offers job search workshops, career assessment and guidance, and referrals to job openings and recruitment opportunities
  • Provides referrals to community resources

Silver Spring Vet Center

USA Cares

Tel: 800-773-0387
Location: P.O. Box 759, Radcliff, KY 40159
Website: www.usacares.org

  • Provides financial assistance to service members, veterans, and military families to meet basic needs, mortgage, rent, utility, and car payments, and emergency expenses
  • Jobs for Vets program offers financial assistance for job training and education, as well as employment counseling

USA Cares

Wounded EOD Warrior Foundation

Tel: 540-554-4550
Location: 33735 Snickersville Turnpike, Suite 201, P.O. Box 309, Bluemont, VA 20135
Website: www.woundedeodwarrior.org

Offers financial support to wounded EOD warriors and their families

Wounded EOD Warrior Foundation

The Wounded Warrior Mentor Program

Tel: 301-601-2733
Website: www.wpwoundedwarrior mentorprogram.com

  • Peer mentoring program for injured service members at WRNMMC
  • Mentors assist Wounded Warriors and their families plan for the future
  • Assistance setting and achieving educational and career goals
  • Budgeting and benefits assistance

The Wounded Warrior Mentor Program

Wounded Warrior Project

Tel: 904-296-7347
Tel: 888-997-2586 (WWP Resource Center)
Location: 4899 Belfort Rd, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256
Website: www.woundedwarriorproject.org

  • Provides a range of programs developed to meet the immediate and long-term recovery needs of wounded warriors and their families

Programs include:

  • Family Support Retreats
  • Project Odyssey – Rehabilitative retreats
  • Warriors to Work website & support
  • Transition Training Academies
  • Peer mentoring

Wounded Warrior Project

Legal Services

WRNMMC Legal

Tel: 301-400-2152
Location: WRNMMC - Building 1, 7th Floor, Room 7159

  • Legal counseling with an attorney
  • Notary services

WRNMMC Legal

Legal Aide Bureau

Tel: 240- 314-0373; 888- 215-5316
Location: 51 Monroe St., Suite 1200 Rockville MD 20850
Website: www.mdlab.org

Provides a full range of free civil legal services to financially qualified low-income Marylanders

Legal Aide Bureau

Montgomery County Legal Assistance Network

Website: www.montbar.org (Click Community Resources, then Public Resources)

This website offers a comprehensive compilation of pro bono legal service providers and community service providers

Montgomery County Legal Assistance Network

Military-Specific Services

American Legion

Website: www.legion.org
Cissel-Saxon Post 41
Tel: 301-588-8937
Location: 905 Sligo Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Henderson-Smith-Edmonds Post 86
Tel: 301-424-4486
Location: 2013 Viers Mill Road, Rockville, MD 20851

Membership program services include:

  • Scholarships
  • Family Support Network
  • National Emergency Fund

American Legion

American Veterans

VFW Post 5057
Tel: 410-230-4430
Location: 5051 Branchville Road, College Park, MD 20740
Website: www.amvets-md.org/

Membership program services include:

  • Scholarships
  • Americanism – civics program for children

American Veterans

Anne Arundel Community College Military and Veterans Resource Center

Tel: 410-777-4838

Location: 101 College Parkway, Careers Center Building (Room 107), Arnold, MD 21012
Website: http://www.aacc.edu/military/

Serving active military, veterans, military spouses, and dependents

Anne Arundel Community College Military and Veterans Resource Center

Military One Source

Tel: 800-342-9647
Website: www.militaryonesource.com

  • Personal consultations available at no cost 24/7
  • Counseling available online, by phone, or in-person
  • Financial guidance
  • Career guidance for military spouses
  • Relocation assistance
  • Assistance with locating childcare
  • Deployment support

Short-term counseling addresses issues such as:

  • Improving relationships
  • Stress management
  • Marital problems
  • Parenting concerns
  • Grief and loss

Military One Source

Military Order of Purple Heart

Tel: 410-230-4460
Location: American Legion Post 139, 3445 Washington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
Website: www.purpleheart.org

Offers veteran-provided assistance in processing veterans' claims for compensation, pension, medical care, education, job training, employment, veterans preference, housing, death, and burial benefits

Military Order of Purple Heart

Montgomery County Veteran's Affairs Webpage

Website: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/ hhstmpl.asp?url=/content/hhs/ads/va/veteransaffairs.asp

  • Benefits and claims assistance
  • Business assistance and entrepreneurship
  • Children in military families
  • Counseling and wellness supports
  • Education and financial/tuition assistance; scholarships
  • Emergency and financial assistance
  • Employment and job training
  • Healthcare services and facilities
  • Housing and home modification
  • Legal services
  • Military spousal and family member supports
  • Minority veterans
  • Respite care and adult day services
  • Sports and recreation
  • Support groups
  • Survivor and dependent benefits
  • Tax benefits
  • Transition assistance and support
  • VA eligibility and enrollment/Vet Center

Montgomery County Veteran's Affairs Webpage

Paralyzed Veterans of America

Tel: 410-230-4470
Location: 31 Hopkins Plaza, Room 1236, Baltimore, MD 21201
Website: www.pva.org

  • Veteran and active service member assistance in applying for benefits
  • Access to sports and recreation programs for paralyzed service members and veterans

Paralyzed Veterans of America

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Tel: 410-230-4480
Location: 11316 Fern Street, Wheaton, MD 20902
Website: www.vfw.org

  • Benefits Delivery at Discharge (BDD) program
  • Assistance in understanding and accessing educational benefits
  • Job assistance

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Virginia Wounded Warrior Program

Tel:1-877-285-1299

Location: 900 East Main Street, 6th Floor-West Wing, Richmond, VA 23219

Website: www.wearevirginiaveterans.org

 

Southwest Region

540-443-7527

700 University Boulevard

Blacksburg, VA 24060

 

Northern Region

540-671-8425

102 Heritage Way NE Leesburg, VA 20175

 

Northwestern Region

540-840-3003

600 Jackson Street

Fredericskburg, VA 22401

 

Central Region

(804) 819-4029

107 South 5th Street

Richmond, VA 23219

 

Tidewater Region

(757) 224-5208 - Ext. 2208

Pinewood Plaza - 1919 Commerce Drive

Suite 450

Hampton, VA 23666

 

The Virginia Wounded Warrior Program in cooperation with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services, monitors and coordinates behavioral health and rehabilitative services and support services through an integrated, comprehensive and responsive system of public and private partnerships. VWWP facilitates these services for Virginia veterans, members of the Virginia National Guard and Armed Forces Reserves (not in federal service), and their families with a special emphasis on those affected by stress related conditions or traumatic brain injuries resulting from military service.

  • Individual assessment of individual and family needs
  • Direct linking to needed services including behavioral healthcare, veterans benefits, housing and employment assistance programs
  • Direct support provided by veteran peer specialists and resource specialists
  • Peer and family support groups
  • Assistance to incarcerated veterans preparing for reentry

Virginia Wounded Warrior Program

Local Emergency Numbers

Child Protective Services

Montgomery County: 240-777-4417 (24 hours)

Howard County: 410-872-4203; 410-313-2929 (After Hours)

Prince George's County: 301-909-2450; 301-699-8608 (After Hours)

District of Columbia: 202-671-7233 (24 hours)

Virginia: 804-786-8536 (24 hours)

Child Protective Services

Police

WRNMMC Security Office: 301-295-1246

Montgomery County Non-emergency #: 301-279-8000

Montgomery County Family Crimes Division#: 240-773-5400

Police

Domestic Violence

Montgomery County Abuse Persons Program: 240-777-4673 (Hotline)

Howard County Domestic Violence Center: 410-997-2272 (Hotline)

Domestic Violence

Psychiatric Emergency Numbers

WRNMMC Behavioral Health: 301-295-0500

WRNMMC Psychiatry Clinic: 301-295-4095

WRNMMC ER: 301-295-4810

TRICARE (for referrals): 877-874-2273

Suburban Hospital Crisis Intervention Service: 301-896-3027

Adventist Behavioral Health Rockville: 301-251-4500

Psychiatric Emergency Numbers

 

Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255

Tel: 800-273-8255, Press 1
Text: Text request for help to 838255
Website: www.veteranscrisisline.net

Offers support for veterans and their families members during times of crisis.

Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-273-8255

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800-656-4673

National Child Abuse Hotline: 800-422-4453

For any life-threatening emergency, dial 9-1-1