Directory of Maryland Hotlines and Helplines
- Employment Law Helpline
- Family Law Hotline
- Landlord-Tenant Helpine
- Legal Forms Helpline
- Senior Helpline
- Domestic Violence Center of Howard County
- Family Crisis Center of Prince George's County
- House of Ruth Legal Clinic
- Maryland Domestic Violence Hotline
- Midshore Council on Family Violence
- National Domestic Violence Hotline
- Non-English Speaking Help
- Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center
- YWCA Of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County
Employment Law Helpline
Answers employment law questions about your rights in the workplace. The Hotline attorneys will give you legal information on issues as: discrimination, sexual harassment, family or medical leave issues or unpaid wages.
Hours: Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law Hotline
The Hotline, through volunteer family law attorneys, provides legal information and referral to income eligible callers in the matters of divorce, custody, visitation, child support, name change and related matters.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Landlord - Tenant Helpline
410-243-6007 or 800-487-6007
Basic legal information for landlords and tenants.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Legal Forms Helpline
The Helpline provides information on the use and completion of legal forms, and provides descriptions of court proceedings and some explanation of court instructions.
Hours: Tuesday and Friday 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. & 4 p.m - 7 p.m.
and Thursday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
A Spanish-speaking attorney is available by calling 1-877-293-2507. Leave a message and an attorney will return your call. (Spanish only)
Maryland Senior Legal Helpline
1-800-896-4213 or 410-951-7750
Most types of civil legal problems for any Marylander age 60 & over.
Hours: Weekdays (except Thursday) 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Domestic Violence Hotlines
Provides a 24 hour domestic violence hotline, shelter, legal assistance and job placement services.
Domestic Violence Center of Howard County
Provides a 24 hour domestic violence hotline, counseling, legal assistance, shelter and education.
Family Crisis Center of Prince George's County
Provides a 24 hour domestic violence hotline, shelter, legal assistance, counseling and education.
House of Ruth Legal Clinic
Maryland Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-MD-HELPS or (1-800-634-3577)
Midshore Council on Family Violence
Provides a 24 hour domestic violence hotline, shelter, counseling and legal assistance.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE(7233) or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
Non-English Speaking Help
Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center
Provides a 24 hour domestic violence hotline, counseling, legal assistance and shelter.
YWCA Of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County
Provides a 24 hour domestic violence hotline, crisis intervention, counseling, legal assistance and education.