To the Citizens of Queen Anne's County

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

The Queen Anne's County Department of Health will be conducting a back-to-school immunization clinic from 8 a.m.- 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 21, 2018.  FREE Tdap (tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis), Menactra (meningitis ACWY) and HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccine will be available to all students entering grades 7-11.  FREE varicella (chicken pox) vaccine will be available to all students entering grades K-4.

Teens need three (3) vaccines in addition to an annual flu vaccine.  Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis, Meningitis and Human Papillomavirus are all serious diseases. These diseases are preventable if teens receive 3 vaccines: Tdap: 1 dose / MCV4: 2 doses / HPV: 2-3 doses.

For more information, please refer to the 2017-2018 Immunization Schedule.


This quick survey is being distributed to help the Drug Free Queen Anne’s Coalition understand if their partnership efforts are effective to educate the public about ways to prevent and reduce opioid addiction in Queen Anne’s County.  Please provide an HONEST response to each of the following questions.  Thank you!


Queen Anne's County health officials and emergency personnel are encouraging all residents of Queen Anne's County to recognize the potential health hazards associated with the illicit use of opioids and other drugs of abuse. Citizens need to be aware of the deadly risks of using or misusing all sub​stances including prescribed medications.

In the event of a medical emergency, do not hesitate to contact 911.


Family Support Group

For families and friends of those struggling with opiate misuse. This is an open group which will be held every Tuesday night from 6:30 to 7:30 PM starting October 3, 2017. No registration requited. No cost. We will meet at the Nielsen Center located at 205 N. Liberty Street (across from the District Court) in Centreville, Maryland. For questions contact Kate Ryan, M.S., LCADC at 410-758-1306 ext. 4525 or send an e-mail to Kate.Ryan@maryland.gov


If you, a family member, friend, or co-worker needs help due to their substance use, please contact the Eastern Shore Crisis Hotline @ 1-888-407-8018. Please understand that asking for help is the first step in solving a drug abuse or addiction problem.


Queen Anne's County Department of Health

410-758-0720

Queen Anne's County Department of Emergency Services

410-758-4500

Queen Anne's County Drug Task Force

410-758-TIPS (8477)

Office of the Sheriff for Queen Anne's County

410-758-0770

Maryland State Police, Barrack 'S' Centreville

410-758-1101

Centreville Police Department

410-758-0080

Queen Anne's County State's Attorney's Office

410-758-2264