Crisis Intervention

Crisis services are available at Bowie Youth & Family Services, Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

A family counselor is on duty each day, Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. When someone in need calls the office, the counselor speaks with the caller on the phone, and, if necessary, invites the caller and/or the family in for a crisis session in the office.
(See phone number in Contact Us box on this page)

If a crisis occurs after hours, call one of the numbers below for immediate service. If you, your child, or another loved one is at imminent risk for suicide, contact one of the following numbers immediately. 

After Hours Crisis Helplines
911 For Immediate Medical attention
988  Suicide & Mental Health Crisis Lifeline
24-Hour Numbers
Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-422-0009
Community Crises Service: 1-800-273-8255, 301-864-7161
Children's National Hospital: 202-476-5000
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-784-2433
To Make a Child Abuse/Neglect Report
Prince George’s County Protective Services/Child Protective Services:
301-909-2450 (daytime) 301-699-8605 (after 4:30 p.m. and weekends
Prince George’s County Child Protective Services provides more information.
Learn more about the signs and definitions of child abuse and neglect.