To the Citizens of Queen Anne's County

Open Enrollment 

Open enrollment on the Maryland Health Exchange is from November 1st to December 15th! Sign up for health insurance today!

https://www.marylandhealthconnection.gov/


 

November: Lung and Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

November is both Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Check out these pages from the American Cancer Society on managing your risk for pancreatic and lunch cancers.

Pancreatic Cancer Risk Factors
What Causes Pancreatic Cancer?
Can Pancreatic Cancer Be Prevented?

 

Maryland Cancer Fund

The Maryland Cancer Fund is a resource for funding cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and research in Maryland. It was estableished after the passing of House Bill 1000 in 2004 and is funded by donations from Maryland Residents when completing their taxes and direct contributions to the program. The fund provides treatment grants for low-income Marylanders through the local health departments and Primary and Secondary grants to organizations that provide cancer prevention and screening activities.

Maryland Cancer Fund Home Page


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