Westland Middle School - Counseling Resources


Emergency Phone Number Resources 

  •  Suicide Prevention Resource - Includes local and national hotlines for immediate support
  •  Crisis Center Hotline: 240-777-4000 - Provides immediate responses to crisis situations for all residents of Montgomery County 
  • Youth Crisis Hotline: 301-738-9697 - Provides confidential and anonymous support by trained counselors 24 hours a day 
  • Montgomery County Hotline: 301-738-2255 - Provides confidential and anonymous support by trained counselors 24 hours a day 
  • Health and Human Services Information Line: 240-777-1245 - Provides easy access to information about health and human services programs in Montgomery County 
  • Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline: 240-777-4417 
  • Partner Abuse Crisis Line: 240-777-4673 - Provides 24 hours assistance for victims of mate - related physical abuse, including shelter and counseling services 
  • Victim Assistance and Sexual Assault Hotline: 240-777-4357 - Provides 24 hour counseling, information and referral for persons who are victim of crime, including rape or sexual assault 
  • Emergency Shelter: 240-777-4000 
  • Safe Schools Hotline: 301-517-5995, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to leave an anonymous tip about a problem or unsafe situation at your school. If you see something dangerous DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT! 
  • Family Stress Line: 800-243-7337 - Provides 24 hour crisis support and consultation for parent stress management and child behavior management 


Helpful Websites 

  • InfoMontgomery: InfoMontgomery is a directory of information on community services for children, teens, families, adults and seniors available in Montgomery County. 
  • Family Services Agency, Inc.: Family Services Agency, Inc. provides high-quality services to foster health and wellbeing in the home, school and community. 
  • Bethesda Youth Services: BYS provides prevention education, mental health, and support services for youth and their families. 
  • Jewish Social Services Agency (JSSA): JSSA provides wide range of counseling, educational and career services, in-home support, hospice and nursing care and social services. 
  • Resources for Maryland Families: This Maryland State Government website offers resources for all your family’s needs, from education to finances to food.  

These resources are neither sponsored nor endorsed by the Board of Education of Montgomery County, the superintendent, or this school.