Linkage to Care and Referrals

A Behavioral Health Navigator assists with coordination of care, dissemination of information, outreach and and screenings and referrals to behavioral health services.  To contact a Behavioral Health Navigator call 410-313-6202 or email lbulka@howardcountymd.gov

The Bureau of Behavioral Health also provides health services targeted specifically to immigrants, adults, youth & children, and other vulnerable populations. Call 410-313-6202 for more information about the different services that are available. A collection of Community Services Directories are also available via our website.

Behavioral Health Navigation Services


BHN Brochure 8.18.203

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Harm Reduction Services Flier. Click for PDF.

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Immigrant Health Services


Foreign-born BH Services Program Flier-11-7-2019v2

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ForeignBorn BH Services Program Flier-2-20-2019-SPA

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Behavioral Health Referral Form

Behavioral Health Referral Form for clinicians, individuals seeking services, or family members of those needing services.  Click on graphic below for form.

BH Navigation Referral Form 8-2020637357066436365457

Return form via email to lbulka@howardcountymd.gov or by fax to 410-313-6212.

Consent to Release Information Form

Behavioral Health Consent to Release 10.26.18

Don't have insurance? 
Have high co-pays exhausted 
your benefits?  

Assistance may be available! 

Medicaid Substance Use Disorder Treatment Providers are able to bill Beacon Health Options for outpatient substance use disorder treatment for those who are uninsured or fit certain criteria.  If you have questions, contact us at 410-313-6202.  Don't wait. Get help today.