Anne Arundel County offers a variety of services to young people and families who are eligible for medical assistance at a clinic in Glen Burnie.
The Department of Health’s Adolescent and Family Services Clinic, located in the Behavioral Health Building at 122 Langley Rd. North, offers outpatient mental health and addiction services for eligible youth ages 5 to 18 and their families.
County Executive John R. Leopold recently visited the clinic and said he was impressed by the staff and their commitment to providing quality programs there.
Mental health services and counseling are provided to those with emotional, behavioral and developmental problems. The substance abuse treatment program helps 12- to 17-year-olds with chemical use and dependency.
The clinic also provides free mental health and substance abuse services to the children of veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, according to a press release from the Department of Health.
For more information, call 410-222-6785 for mental health or 410-222-6725 for addictions.