The Board of Education of St. Mary’s County has continually supported the education of students, parents, guardians, and the community at large as a key strategy in substance misuse prevention and increasing awareness about the resources available in our community to help prevent other high risks behaviors.  

Opioid Misuse Prevention

SMCPS is proud to support our community’s continuing efforts to educate all about the dangers of substance misuse.

St. Mary's County Public Service Announcement

Informative Drug Misuse Videos
Recommended reading and slideshows
Community Outreach and Assistance
 Community OrganizationPhone Website
St. Mary's County Health Department  301-475-4330  http://www.smchd.org
Walden Behavioral Health of Southern Maryland  301-863-6661  http://www.waldensierra.org
St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office  301-475-4200 x 1922  http://www.firstsheriff.com
St.​ Mary's County Overdose Response Training Program  301-475-4323 ttp://www.smchd.org/overdose
St. Mary’s County Department of Aging and Human Services  301-475-4200 x 1681  http://www.stmarysmd.com/aging
Behavioral Health Action Team of the Healthy St. Mary's Partnership  301-475-4323  http://healthystmarys.com
St. Mary's County Public Schools Confidential Reporting Hotline  240-256-3185  https://smcps-md.safeschoolsalert.com