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2-1-1

We’re here to help – 24 hours a day, seven days a week – wherever life takes you. Dial 2-1-1 to speak to a trained professional who can connect you to essential community services. There’s 411 for information and 911 for emergencies, but you can call 211 when you need help and don’t know where to turn.

Phone: 2-1-1

Phone 2: 7-1-1

Email: info@211md.org

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Local Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council

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Department of Social Services

The Department of Social Services (DSS) administers a variety of public assistance programs designed to help people who are having problems meeting their basic needs. While requirements are strict, you may qualify for benefits even if you own a home or a car.

Phone: (410) 810-7600

Email: Kent.dss@maryland.gov

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Local Management Board

The Kent County Local Management Board is a county government department that convenes child serving agencies and organizations. The Board plans and coordinates local priorities for youth and children based on existing strengths, partnerships, and data. KCLMB does not provide direct services, but rather serves as a hub for engagement, planning, and resource allocation. Please contact KCLMB for questions about resources and programs that can help your child thrive in Kent County.

Phone: (410) 810-2673

Email: rramseygranillo@kentgov.org

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Familywize

Familywize partners with nearly all pharmacies nationwide to negotiate prescription discounts, so you receive a lower price. FamilyWize understands you’re looking to reduce the prices of your prescription medications, and their goal is to help you. Most importantly, their card is for everyone nationwide so you are eligible to begin saving on your prescription medications right away.

Phone: (866) 810-3784

Email: info@familywize.org

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