Programs in Frederick County, MD


Center for Family Services: At the Center for Family Services, we assist families by helping them create safe and permanent connections through our treatment foster care services, pregnancy counseling, parenting and adoption planning services, and adoptive family services. We believe that strong families make strong communities.

Early Childhood Mental Health Screening: Early Childhood Mental Health Screening services are available to provide assessments and therapeutic services to children up to the age of five (and their families) who are identified and referred by local day care centers as “at-risk” due to behavior problems.

International Adoptions : The International Adoptions Program provides complete adoption services, including assessment, training, home study, post-placement, and post-adoption services for those interested in adopting a child from abroad, with a particular specialty in relative adoption from the Philippines.

Parish Social Ministry: Catholic Charities' Parish Social Ministry works with parishes to foster their social justice and outreach ministry, educates parishioners to serve those who are poor and vulnerable through both charity and justice, and provides opportunities for the spiritual development of individuals in this ministry.

School-Based Mental Health Services: School Based Mental Health Programs provide mental health services in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Harford, Baltimore, Allegany, Carroll, Washington, and Frederick Counties.

Villa Maria Behavioral Health Clinics: Villa Maria Behavioral Health Clinics provide counseling, psychiatric, and in-home behavioral health services for families and individuals throughout Maryland.

Villa Maria of Frederick County: This behavioral health clinic provides therapy and medication management services for individuals and families eligible for Medicaid and MD Child Health Insurance in Frederick County, MD.