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Abuse - Elder 1 800-917-7383 
Cecil County Department of Social Services
(410) 996-0100
www.dhr.state.md.us/cecil.htm
After business hours, call Department of Emergency Services: (410) 996-5350 
Women's Shelter
(410) 996-0333 
Adult Day Care 
Adult Day Services, Union Hospital of Cecil County
(410) 392-0539 
www.uhcc.com/Adult-Day-Program
Almost Family (for Port Deposit & Perryville)
(410) 676-0997
Alarms (Medical) 
Alarms Systems Inc.
(410) 392-3698
Life Line (Union Hospital)
(410) 392-7019
Alcohol/Drug Counseling 
Alcoholics Anonymous
1 800-570-4150
Alcohol and Drug Center
(410) 996-5106
Alzheimer Assistance - (See also Caregivers & Support Groups)
Alzheimer's Association
1 800-443-2273
www.alz.org/index.asp
American Legions 
Elkton - Post #15
(410) 398-9720
Perryville - Susquehanna Post #135
(410) 642-2771
Rising Sun - Post #194
(410) 658-9078
American Red Cross of Delmarva Peninsula
(410) 398-2470
www.redcrossdelmarva.org
Area Agencies on Aging 
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
(410) 996-5295
www.ccgov.org/dept_aging/index.cfm
Harford County Office on Aging
(410) 638-3025 
www.harfordcountymd.gov/services/aging
Upper Shore Aging, Inc. (Eastern Shore Counties)
(410) 778-6000
www.uppershoreaging.org
Arthritis Foundation
Information, services & membership
1 800-365-3811
www.arthritis.org
Bereavement Counseling
Seasons Hospice
(410) 392-4742
Black Lung Benefits
Social Security Administration
(410) 398-7396
www.ssa.gov
Cancer
American Cancer Society
1 800-4-CANCER (1 800-422-6237)
www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp
Caregivers & Family Support Groups 
Family Caregiver Support Group
4th Thursday 2:30-4:00 PM
(410) 996-8168
Kent County Caregivers
2nd Monday 1:00 PM
(410) 778-2947
Newark (DE) Senior Center
3rd Tuesday 7:00-9:00 PM
(302) 368-5738
(302) 737-3366, ext. 21
Union Hospital Adult Day Services
1st Tuesday 3:00-4:00 PM
(410) 398-4000
(410) 392-0539
Clothing/Household Goods 
Social Services Help Center
(410) 996-0260
Ray of Hope Mission Center
(410) 658-7799
Companions/Aides - (See Home Health) 
Maryland Cooperative Extension of Cecil County
(410) 996-5280
www.cecil.umd.edu
Dental Services
Disability Related - Donated Dental
(410) 964-1944 
Developmental Disabilities 
Cecil County Activities Center & Group Residences
(410) 398-6394
Chesapeake Care Resources, Inc.
(410) 287-5040
www.chesapeake-care.org
Developmental Disabilities Administration
(410) 996-5140 (local) 
Disabilities Law Center
1 800-870-6362
Elder Care Locator
1 800-677-1116
http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Index.aspx
The Eldercare Locator gives callers access to sources for senior services anywhere in the country.
Emergency Services 
Cecil County Department of Social Services
(410) 996-0100
Cecil County Emergency Services (Police & Fire)
911 or (410) 398-2222
P.E.R.T. Union Hospital (24 hour psychiatric emergency)
(410) 398-4000
Energy: Home Energy Programs 
State Program
(410) 996-0270
CHAPS: (410) 996-0260
Eye Care - (See also Lions Club listings)
American Foundation for the Blind
1 800-232-5463
Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped
1 800-964-9209
Family Counseling 
Family Services Association, Elkton
(410) 398-4060
Psychotherapy & Counseling Center
(410) 398-5983 or (410) 392-6693 
Food Stamps
Cecil County Department of Social Services
(410) 996-0100
Geriatric Services
Adult Evaluation and Review Services
Cecil County Health Department
(410) 996-5170
Health Department
Cecil County Health Department
(410) 996-5100
Hearing 
Hear Now
1 800-648-HEAR  (1 800-648-4327)
Maryland Relay Service
1 800-735-2258 
Help Center (410) 996-0260 
Home Health Agencies - These agencies provide in home health and companion care services:

Amedisys Home Health
107 Chesapeake Blvd., Ste. 114, Elkton, MD 21921
1 800-940-4550

Cecil Home Care Plus
433 E. Cecil Ave., North East, MD 21901
1 800-708-2619 or (410) 287-8408
Companion Hearts, LLC
160 Yellowfield Blvd., Elkton, MD 21921
1 888-998-9953 or (410) 885-3400 
Elizabeth Cooney Personnel Services
Village of Cross Keys, Baltimore, MD 21210
(410) 323-1700 or 1 888-353-1700
Home Health Corporation of America
107 N. Bridge Street, Elkton, MD 21921
1 800-333-4208 or (410) 398-4733
Home Instead Senior Care
221 S. Main Street, Suite 202, Bel Air, MD 21014
(410) 287-4211
Maxim Health Care Services
1 877-58MAXIM
Baltimore, MD 21212
Medstar VNA
7008 Security Blvd., Suite 300, Baltimore, MD 21244
1 800-634-5702 
Senior Survival
820 Edgewood Road, Edgewood, MD 21040
(410) 612-8166
Sunshine Services
712 Farnham Place, Belair, MD 21014
(410) 838-8583
Trinity Home Health Care
101 Court House Plaza, Elkton, MD 21921
(410) 620-9366
Upper Chesapeake St. Joseph's Home Care
8003 Corporate Drive, Suite G, Baltimore, MD 21236
(410) 931-0990
The following organizations may provide a list of individuals and agencies that will assist with home care:
Northern Chesapeake Hospice: (410) 620-7524
Union Hospital - Discharge Planning: (410) 398-4000, ext. 7040
Homeowners/Renters Property Tax Credit 
State Department of Assessments & Taxes
1 800-944-7403
Local Department of Assessments & Taxes
(410) 996-2760
Hospice Programs 
Amedisys Hospice
1 800-940-4550
Seasons Hospice
(410) 392-4742
Hospitals 
Christiana (Medical Center of Delaware)
(302) 733-1000 
Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
(443) 643-1000
Harford Memorial
(443) 843-5000 
Jennersville Regional Center
(610) 869-1000 
Veterans Administration Hospital (Elsmere)
1 800-450-8262
Union Hospital of Cecil County
(410) 398-4000
www.uhcc.com
Veterans Administration Medical Center (Perry Point)
(410) 642-2411
Ambulatory Care & Admissions: ext. 6722
Social Worker: ext. 5379 
Housing, Assisted Living
Senior Assisted Living provides an alternative to nursing home care when an individual is no longer able to live on their own without assistance, but does not require 24 hour skilled nursing care.  Click on the following link for a list of local licensed homes: Assisted Living Facilities
Housing, Homeless Shelters (Men)
Cecil County Men's Shelter
(410) 392-8066
Settlement House 
168 W. Main St. Elkton
(410) 392-8066
Housing, Homeless Shelters (Women)
Meeting Ground, Wayfarer's House, Elkton
(410) 398-4381
Shelter for Abused Women
(410) 996-0333  (24 Hours)
Housing Repairs - (See also Lions Clubs)  
Christmas in April, Cecil County
443-907-5289 

Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna, Inc.
(410) 638-4434
www.habitatsusq.org

USDA Rural Development
(302) 857-3595
Housing Subsidy Providers
Section VIII Program
County Housing Agency
(410) 996-5245
Independent  Living: Senior Citizen Apartment Complexes
Click on the link below for a list of local senior housing complexes:
Senior Citizen Apartment Complexes
Information and Referral Services
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
Information and Assistance
(410) 996-5295
Insurance
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
(410) 996-5295
Legal Services 
Lawyer Referral Services
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service
1 800-510-0050
Legal Aid Bureau
State: (410) 836-8202
Local: 1 800-444-9529
Maryland Disability Law Center
1 800-233-7201
Senior Citizens Legal Assistance Program
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
(410) 996-5295 
Library 
Cecil County Public Library, Main Branch
(410) 996-5600
www.ebranch.cecil.lib.md.us
Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped
1 800-964-9209
Lions Clubs 
Cecilton
(410) 275-0081
Chesapeake City
(410) 392-6356
Conowingo
(410) 378-0743
Elkton
(410) 398-3045
North East
(410) 398-7809
Perryville
(410) 378-5174
Port Deposit
(410) 378-4713
Rising Sun
(410) 658-3697
Maryland Insurance Administration
1 800-492-6116
www.mdinsurance.state.md.us/sa/jsp/Mia.jsp
Medical Assistance 
Cecil County Department of Social Services (Long Term Care)
(410) 996-0100  
Cecil County Department of Social Services (QMB and SLMB)
(410) 996-0100
Maryland Access to Care
1 800-492-5231
Medical Escort Services - (See Transportation)
Medical Diagnostic Testing, Portable - (See Medical Supplies)
Medical Supplies/DME 
City Pharmacy, Elkton
(410) 398-4383
Distinct Medical Supplies Ltd.
(410) 398-0999
Home Medi Service, Elkton
(410) 392-4040
Sun Pharmacy, Rising Sun
(410) 658-6444 or 410) 378-3867
Walgreens, Elkton
(410) 620-1325
Medicare Information 1 800-633-4227
Mental Health Resources 
Upper Bay Counseling and Support Services
(410) 996-5104
www.upperbay.org
Family Services of Cecil County
(410) 398-4060 
Harford Memorial Acute Psychiatric Care
(443) 843-5000 
Upper Shore, Chestertown
(410) 778-6800 
Motor Vehicle Administration
General Information: 1 800-950-1682
Local: (410) 392-5671
Nursing Homes 
Calvert Manor Health Care Center
(410) 658-6555; (410) 398-5885; (410) 398-2218
Sunbridge Care and Rehabilitation, Elkton
(410) 398-6474
Laurelwood Care Center
(410) 398-8800
Nutrition - (See also Food Stamps)
Home Delivered Meals
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
(410) 996-5295 
Meals On Wheels
Ray of Hope
(410) 378-9800
Ombudsman
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
(410) 996-5295 
Pharmacy Assistance
Maryland Pharmacy Assistance Program (MPAP)
1 800-226-2142
Respite Services 
Adult Day Services of Union Hospital
(410) 392-0539
Chesapeake Care Resources, Inc.
(410) 287-5040
Perry Point VA Hospital
(410) 642-2411, ext. 5018  or  ext. 5689
Respite Caregivers Assistance Program
1 800-443-2273  
Rising Sun Family Care Center
(410) 658-6000
Social Security
1 800-772-1213
www.ssa.gov
Local: (866) 331-2218
Social Services
Cecil County Department of Social Services
(410) 996-0100
www.dhr.state.md.us/cecil.htm
State Department of Aging
1 800-243-3425
www.mdoa.state.md.us/index.htm
Taxes
AARP Income Tax Program
(410) 996-5600, ext. 471
Internal Revenue Service
1 800-829-3676   
www.irs.gov
State Department of Assessment and Taxes (Local)
(410) 996-2760
Transportation and/or Medical Escort
Chesapeake Care Resources, Inc.
(410) 287-5040
Community Volunteer Fire Co. Ambulance Services:
Perryville: (410) 996-6066
Port Deposit (Water Witch): (410) 378-4223
Senior Services and Community Transit of Cecil County
(410) 996-5295
Medical Adult Day Care
Rising Sun Family Care Center
(410) 658-6000
Medical Transportation (Medicaid Only)
(410) 996-5171
Maryland Rural Development Corporation
(410) 287-5023 or 1 800-648-4934
Medical Service Corporation
Keystone Quality Transport
(302) 888-1866
Perry Point V.A. Hospital
(410) 642-2411, ext. 5384
Veterans
Charlotte Hall
Long Term Care Nursing Facility
1 800-522-VETS
Veterans Administration
www.va.gov
1 800-827-1000
Perry Point V.A. Hospital
(410) 642-2411

VFW Posts:
Chesapeake City (Post #7687): (410) 885-5217
Elkton (Post #8175): (410) 392-3914
North East (Post #6027): (410) 287-7817

 

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