Access Helpline (call for any DBH services) by DC Department of Behavioral Health (DBH)

The Access HelpLine at 1(888)7WE-HELP or 1-888-793-4357 is the easiest way to get connected to services provided by the Department of Behavioral Health and its certified behavioral health care providers. This 24-hour, seven-day-a-week telephone line is staffed by behavioral health professionals who can refer a caller to immediate help or ongoing care. The Access Helpline can activate mobile crisis teams to respond to adults and children who are experiencing a psychiatric or emotional...

Emergency Health Conditions Care Mental Health Evaluation

Adams Place Day Center by DC Department of Human Services (DHS)

The Day Center addresses the long-standing need in the community of having a safe and dignified place for individuals experiencing homelessness to go during the day to take care of everyday needs and access long-term services and supports. The Day Center provides access to: Housing assessments Career planning Case management Lunch Shower and laundry facilities, and Other on-site services offered by partner agencies. The Center is located at 2210 Adams Place, NE, adjacent to the...

Housing Care Skills & Training Homeless Near Homeless

Addiction Treatment by Some Others Might Eat (SOME)

SOME offers comprehensive treatment options that empower men and women to break the bonds of addiction, reunite with their families, and rejoin their communities. Services are person-centered: each person will be evaluated during their initial appointment, or intake, to determine the most effective treatment plan. SOME offers addictions treatment in individual and group settings. Services: Residential Treatment: Treatment plans may incorporate residential treatment, offered at SOME...

Care Addiction & Recovery

Adult Abuse Hotline by DC Department of Human Services (DHS)

Adult abuse generally refers to mistreatment of an older person by someone who has a special relationship with the elder such as a spouse, sibling, child, friend, or caregiver. Abuse may take the form of one or all of the following: physical, financial or emotional abuse, neglect or abandonment. Abuse includes the willful infliction of serious pain or injury, unreasonable confinement, intimidation or forced sexual contact. Call the hotline at (202) 541-3950. More victims are helped...

Care Help Escape Violence Seniors (55+)

Adult Assessment and Referral Center (ARC) by DC Department of Behavioral Health (DBH)

Once an individual is medically and psychiatric cleared they can report to ARC for a comprehensive assessment. Based upon the assessment it will determine the level of care the individual is eligible for in Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment. The individual must be stable to participate in SUD treatment/rehab that is that the client should not be exhibiting psychiatric crisis such as violent behavior, hearing voices, inability to respond to voice commands. Also, the individual...

75 P St NE, Washington, DC, 20002

Substance Dependency Care Adults (31-54)

Adult Medicine by Elaine Ellis Center of Health

• Wellness Visits • Sick Visits • Flu Shots • Physicals • Comprehensive Screenings for disease detection (blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol etc.) • Diagnosing, treating, and helping patients manage acute and chronic illnesses

10001 Rhode Island Ave, College Park, MD, 20740

Adults (31-54) Age Group Care Adoption & Foster Care Help Pay for Healthcare Money

Adult Protective Services by DC Department of Aging and Community Living (DACL)

If you believe that an adult you know is being mistreated, exploited, or abused, Adult Protective Services (APS) can help assess and provide support. Now housed within the Department of Aging and Community Living (DACL), APS team members work to protect vulnerable adults from physical, financial, or emotional abuse, as well as neglect and self-neglect. APS social workers help to ensure that DC residents in need of protection are connected to the services they need. Report Abuse To...

500 K St. NE, Washington, DC, 20002

Care Help Escape Violence Seniors (55+)

Anacostia Family Success Center by Martha's Table

Martha’s Table at The Commons is expanding its community-driven services to better support children and youth, families, and individuals living in Anacostia and surrounding neighborhoods. The center is a one-stop-shop that offers comprehensive resources in health, wellness, education, parenting, and workforce readiness. At the Center, you will meet a passionate team of people who know, love, and stand ready to support their Ward 8 neighbors. Martha’s Table is part of a network...

2375 Elvans Rd. SE, Washington, DC, 20020

Care Money Education Families Parents

Aquatic (Pool) Therapy by Hospital for Sick Children (HSC)

Aquatic therapy, also called pool therapy, is done in our heated pool with specially trained therapists. The water provides support to help your child gain strength and coordination in a calming and relaxing place.

1731 Bunker Hill Road, NE, Washington, DC, 20017

Care Youth (6-12)

Assertive Community Treatment by Hillcrest Children & Family Center

A multidisciplinary team that is engaged in serving people with chronic substance use, mental illness, homelessness, in order to minimizing unnecessary hospitalization and emergency room visits due to psychiatric emergencies and improve their overall quality of life.

3029 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032

Health Conditions Care Adults (31-54)

Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) - Community Connections by Community Connections

The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) teams provide comprehensive, community-based, psychiatric treatment, rehabilitation, and support to persons with serious and persistent mental illness. ACT clients often have co-occurring problems with addiction, homelessness, criminal justice involvement, physical illness, and violent victimization. ACT teams embrace the nationally established Evidence Based Practice Model for ACT and achieve a high level of fidelity to the model. Teams are...

801 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20003

Care Health Conditions DC Resident Medicaid Recipient Ages 18+

Assistive Technology and Power Mobility by Hospital for Sick Children (HSC)

Our health care team uses technology to help your child communicate, learn, play, and interact with the people around them. We work with your child to identify the best mobility and technologies to improve independence in the home, school and community.

1731 Bunker Hill Road, NE, Washington, DC, 20017

Care Youth (6-12)

Asthma Home Visits by Breathe DC

Our home visiting program serves families struggling to control children’s moderate to severe asthma. We help children who are frequently treated in hospital emergency departments and who are hospitalized often. Our asthma team visits 150 to 200 District of Columbia homes each year to identify and reduce asthma triggers present in the homes of young children. We meet with the adults living in the home to provide tailored information and resources that will reduce triggers and...

1310 Southern Ave SE, Suite G082, Washington, DC, 20032

Health Education

Behavioral Health by MetroHealth

MetroHealth Behavioral Health offers comprehensive services and supports for all types of behavioral health needs, including mental illness and behavioral challenges. Our services include innovative programs and effective interventions delivered in a supportive, non-judgmental environment by licensed professionals. The case managers on the interdisciplinary teams address the needs patients and have developed unique knowledge of how an individual’s mental, physical, and social...

1012 14th Street, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC, 20005

Care Health Conditions

Behavioral Health by Whitman-Walker Health

therapists), psychologists, psychiatric providers (medical doctors and nurse practitioners), and highly trained peers and interns. The assessment and referral process will get you started and will help us determine together which services are right for you.Services Include: Behavioral Health Assessment & Referral Gender Affirming Counseling & Assessment Youth Mental Health (13-24 years old) Group Psychotherapy Peer Support Services Substance Use Services Outpatient Substance Abuse...

1525 14th St NW Washington, Washington, DC, 20005


Bell Power Scholars Academy by YMCA of Metropolitan Washington

Each year thousands of children are plagued by learning loss at the close of Public Schools for the summer. With few activities, most of them experience a summer that will create an education barrier when they return to the classroom for the fall. The Y BELL Power Scholars Academy at YMCA of Metropolitan Washington offers a program that seeks to solve the achievement gap problem of our youth by providing vigorous academics and STEM activities five days a week for 6-8 weeks each summer.

Childcare Education Youth (6-12)

Birth Services by Community of Hope

Our certified nurse midwives are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to accommodate your baby’s arrival schedule. Our eight midwives support births at Washington Hospital Center and at our free-standing birth center, Family Health and Birth Center. The birth center option is available to eligible low-risk women each month and provides a relaxed and caring setting for you to give birth on your terms, in the two beautiful, home-like birth rooms. If you are a current patient...

801 17th Street, NE , Washington, DC, 20002

Health Conditions Care Pregnant

Burial Assistance by DC Department of Human Services (DHS)

The Burial Assistance Program provides a maximum of $1,000.00 towards the cost of a burial or $650.00 towards the cost of a cremation. Assistance is provided if the deceased is determined eligible and the total cost of the burial or cremation is no more than $2,000.00. The total cost of a burial for a deceased person requiring an oversized casket cannot exceed $3,000.00. Burial Assistance payments are made directly to the contract funeral home selected by the decedent’s next of...

645 H Street NE, Washington, DC, 20002

Money Navigating the System Low-income

Care Management and Care Coordination by La Clínica del Pueblo

La Clínica’s care management program is focused on high-risk/medically complex patients. Our Care Management and Care Coordination team will conduct a comprehensive assessment of medical, cultural, and social needs and develop a patient-centered care plan with mutually agreed upon goals. Our team is made up of registered nurses and care coordinators who together with our patients work to improve health outcomes.

2831 15th St NW, Washington, DC, 20009

Health Conditions Care Latinx

Case Management by Covenant House Washington

Case management is an essential component of our residential and educational programming. Young people work with case managers to identify their strengths and challenges and then develop and implement individual service plans. When Covenant House Washington does not offer a service that a particular young person wants or needs, the case manager can draw upon an extremely comprehensive list of external service providers with whom we partner.

2001 Mississippi Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20020

Care Formerly Incarcerated Living with HIV or AIDS Parents Youth (6-12)

Data last updated June 2nd 2021