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Sharing CAREAPP: A Guide for Spreading the Word
CAREAPP is a Howard County Health Department program that connects County residents to community programs and services, including resources for food, health, housing, transportation, education, employment assistance, and more.

Download the toolkit here: CAREAPP Communications Toolkit  


CAREAPP is now a free mobile app! Download "CAREAPP Howard County" to your Apple or Android device and start searching for resources today.

Bureau of Access to Care offers help with

CAREAPP directory: https://bit.ly/BureauOfAccessToCare

HCHD Access to Care Website: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/health/access-care

  • Enrollment into quality healthcare;
  • Processing insurance applications for low income children under age 19 through the Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP);
  • Navigating the Medicaid system; and,
  • Scheduling transportation for Medicaid recipients through the Medical Assistance Transportation Program.
For additional information, please call 410-313-5845

Howard County Department of Community Resources and Services

CAREAPP directory: https://bit.ly/HC-DCRS

Howard County Dept. of Resources & Services Website: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/community-resources-services

The Department of Community Resources and Services (DCRS) provides vital human services through its nine offices and ten boards and commissions.

  • ADA Coordination;
  • Aging and Independence;
  • Children and Families;
  • Community Partnerships;
  • Consumer Protection;
  • Human Trafficking Prevention;
  • The Local Children’s Board; and,
  • Veterans and Military Families.
For additional information, please call 410-313-6400 (voice/relay) or email communityresources@howardcountymd.gov

Maryland Access Point

CAREAPP directory: https://bit.ly/DCRS-MarylandAccessPoint\

Howard County MAP Website: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/aging-independence/information-assistance

Maryland Access Point of Howard County (MAP) is a trusted source of information and assistance for Howard County residents who need or want to plan for their immediate and future needs. MAP serves adults 50 years and older, adults 18 years and older with a disability, family members and other caregivers, and health or business professionals. MAP can help you with:

  • Guidance with Assistance and Benefits
  • Referrals to Programs and Services
  • Planning for the Future
For additional information, please call 410-313-1234 (voice/relay) or call 1-844-627-6465 (844-MAP-LINK) or email map@howardcountymd.gov

Behavioral Health Care

CAREAPP directory: https://bit.ly/HCHD-BehavioralHealth

HCHD Behavioral Health Website: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/health/behavioral-health


Please click the links below to access previous webinar slides:

For publications and resources from the Mental Health Association of Maryland:

For publications and resources from the Children's Mental Health Matter's Campaign visit:

For any questions about resources or programs at the Mental Health Association of Maryland, please contact info@mhamd.org

For additional information, please visit Howard County Health Department Behavior Health

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