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Young Women and Girls
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Abuse, Violence and Torture
Human Rights
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Death Penalty
Addiction and Recovery
HIV & AIDS
Health
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Two Spririt
Mental Health
Online Alternative Media
Organizing, Activism and Leadership Development

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Crisis and Referral Hotlines
National Suicide Crisis Line 800-784-2433
The National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-7233
Baltimore Crisis Response 410-752-2272
Baltimore Region - Grassroots Crisis Hotline 410-531-6677
Maryland First Call for Help Referrals 1-800-492-0618
Narcotics Anonymous Hotline 1-800-317-3222
Baltimore - House of Ruth Domestic Violence Hotline 410-889-7884
Baltimore - Turn Around Sexual Assault Center Hotline 410-828-6390
NCADD Maryland Access to Drug Treatment Line 410-328-8444
Baltimore Substance Abuse Systems Treatment Referrals 410-637-1900

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Inmate Locators
Baltimore City Detention Center - Inmate Information 410-545-8080
Maryland Division of Corrections - Inmate Information 410-585-3350

Maryland Online Inmate Locator (DOC & Patuxent only)
VINELink Inmate Locator (has Baltimore City Jail, Maryland county jails, and US jails & prisons)
Federal Bureau of Prisons Inmate Locator

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Getting Help in Baltimore
Baltimore City Health Department
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Administration Treatment Directory
Baltimore Mental Health Systems
House of Ruth - Domestic Violence
Turnaround, Inc. - Sexual Assault
Caroline Center - Women's Job Training
Health Care for the Homeless
Power Inside - Incarcerated Women and their Families
Moveable Feast - Meals for People with AIDS
The Book Thing - Free Books

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Baltimore Legal Assistance
The Women's Law Center
Homeless Persons Representation Project
Maryland Disability Law Center
Maryland Judiciary
Maryland State Law Library
People's Law Library
The Public Justice Center
Bar Association of Baltimore City
Baltimore County Bar Association
Federal Public Defender for District of Maryland
Pro Bono Resource Center
Legal Aid Bureau
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service
Office of the Public Defender - Maryland

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More Baltimore Organizations and Agencies
Maryland Nonprofits
Fusion Partnerships, Inc.
Baltimore Chapter of the National Organization for Women
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Maryland Chapter
Baltimore City Government
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence
The Village: A Natural Food Cooperative in Baltimore
Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance
Creative Alliance
Enoch Pratt Free Library
Maryland Budget & Tax Policy Institute
Mental Health Association of Maryland
Megaphone Project - Baltimore
Job Opportunities Task Force
Maryland Transit Administration

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Women in Prison
Power Inside - Baltimore
Legal Services for Prisoners with Children - San Francisco
California Coalition for Women Prisoners
Justice Works - New York
Justice Now - Oakland, CA
Women's Prison Association - New York
South Carolina Advocates for Pregnant Women
The Medea Project - San Francisco
Aid to Inmate Mothers - Alabama
Chicago Legal Aid for Incarcerated Mothers
Our Place - Washington, DC
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Young Women and Girls
4 Girls Health
Center for Young Women's Development - San Francisco

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Sex Work
St. James Infirmary - San Francisco
Project Safe - Philadelphia, PA
Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive - Washington, DC
Prostitution Research & Education
Women with a Vision - New Orleans, LA
BAYSWAN - San Francisco, CA
Power Inside - Baltimore, MD
Desiree Alliance

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Abuse, Violence and Torture
Advocates for Survivors of Torture
Generation Five - Ending Sexual Abuse
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
CDC Sexual Violence Prevention Site
Violence Against Women Net
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Minnesota Center Against Domestic Violence

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Human Rights
Amnesty International
Child Rights Information Network
Physicians for Human Rights
Human Rights First
Human Rights Watch
Madre - Demanding Human Rights for Women and Families
University of Minnesota Human Rights Library
Women's Human Rights Net

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Criminal Justice Policy & Prison Abolition
American Civil Liberties Union
Building Blocks for Youth
Center for Behavioral Health, Justice and Public Policy
Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice
Consensus Project
Crime Control Industry Research
Critical Resistance
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Family and Corrections Network
Family Justice
Fortune Society
Justice Policy Institute
National Commission on Correctional Health Care
November Coalition
October 22nd Coalition
Prison Activist Resource Center
Prison Foundation
Prison Legal News
Prison Policy Initiative
Prisoner of the Census
Real Cost of Prisons
Sentencing Project
Urban Institute - Justice Policy Center
Vera Institute of Justice
Western Prison Project
Wives for Conjugal Visits
Family Justice

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Drug Policy
Common Sense for Drug Policy
Drug Policy Alliance
Drug Reform Network
Drug Strategies
Drug War Facts
Efficacy Online
Judges Against the Drug War
Media Awareness Project
Narco News - Drug War and Democracy in Latin America
Physicians and Lawyers for National Drug Policy
Students for Sensible Drug Policy

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Harm Reduction
Drug Text
The Communications Initiative - Change Theories
Harm Reduction Coalition
Moderation Management
International Harm Reduction Association
Chicago Recovery Alliance

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Civil Rights and National Legal Information
Center for Law and Social Policy
Brennan Center for Justice
Nolo - Law for All
American Civil Rights Union
Street Law
Findlaw Legal News and Information
Just Say No to Police Searches
Prison Law Office - California
Oct. 22 Coalition - Stop Police Brutality

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Prison Programs and Ministries around the US
Books Through Bars
Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants (CURE)
Prison Pen Pals
Prison Talk Online
Engaged Zen Foundation
International Prison Ministry Network

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Death Penalty
Journey of Hope
Amnesty International - Death Penalty
Moratorium Now
Campaign to End the Death Penalty
Citizens United for Alternatives to the Death Penalty
Execution by Mark Fiore

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Addiction and Recovery
Narcotics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous
Join Together
National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence
National Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator
Heroin Times Online Magazine
Center for Substance Abuse Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Drug and alcohol abuse, treatment, prevention at SAMHSA
University of Maryland Drug Early Warning System

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HIV & AIDS
AIDS Treatment Advocate Coalition - Access to Health Care for the Incarcerated
HIV Plus Magazine, Behind the Walls, HIV in Prison - A Special Report
The Body
HIV InSite
Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS
Center for Disease Control HIV/AIDS Prevention

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Health
Planned Parenthood - Health Information
Drug Info Net
Universal Health Care Action Network
National Library of Medicine
Journal of the American Medical Association
American Public Health Association
Center for Disease Control
National Institute of Health
World Health Organization
Our Bodies Ourselves - Boston Women's Health Collective
Black Women's Health Imperative

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Two Spririt
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center of Baltimore
Female to Male Transgender Site - Baltimore/DC
Chase Brexton Clinic - Baltimore
Equality Maryland
Human Rights Campaign
Freeality Lesbian & Gay Resources
ACLU Lesbian and Gay Rights
Whitman Walker Clinic - DC
International GLBT Pride Events
Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays - Maryland
Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
Metropolitan Community Church of Baltimore
Unity Fellowship Church of Baltimore
National Coalition for LGBT Health
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
Sufficient As I Am - Baltimore Youth Group
Soulforce - Interfaith Movement
The Audre Lorde Project

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Mental Health
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
Schizophrenia Support and Information
Suicidal - When No One Knows Your Pain
Sidran Institute - Trauma

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Online Alternative Media
Alternet
Between the Lines
Beyond Media
ColorLines Magazine
Common Dreams News Center
Crimeth Inc.
Media Channel
Mother Jones Magazine
Pacifica Radio/Democracy Now
Talk Left
Truth Out
Women's eNews
ZNet

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Organizing, Activism and Leadership Development
The Citizens Handbook
The Petition Site
Project South
Social Movements and Culture
Community Empowerment Training Modules
National Organizing Alliance
Study Circle Resource Center
Center for Women's Global Leadership

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