Joseph K. Weidner, Jr., MD | Kandie S. Tate, MD
Barry O. Baker, Jr., PA-C | Kristina M. Smalley, PA-C
101 Colonial Way, Suite A | Rising Sun, MD 21911 | (410) 658-6696

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Patient Education

Child Development Information
Includes general information about caring for growing and developing children, as well as Vaccine Information Sheets (VIS) for the shots they receive.

Health Info Translations
Multilingual patient education, including Español and Chinese.

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General Health Information

Alcohol & Drug Abuse

  • Alcoholics Anonymous
    "Alcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism."
    Español
    Français.

  • Cecil County Department of Health Family Support Services
    • 401 Bow Street
      Elkton, MD 21921
      (410) 996-5106
      Tuesdays, 6:00pm

    • Elkton Church of God
      1121 Singerly Road
      Elkton, MD 21921
      Tuesdays, 7:00pm

    • North East United Methodist Church
      308 South Main Street
      North East, MD 21901
      Thursdays, 7:30pm

  • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    A list of websites for those affected by alcoholism, either directly or indirectly.

  • STEPS Recovery Resources
    Provides help for individuals or families seeking help with substance abuse.

Children's Health

Diabetes

Exercise Guides

  • Knee Conditioning Program
    An illustrated guide of exercises for stretching and strengthening knees.

  • Lung Exercises
    Exercises that can be done while sitting for those with lung cancer, COPD, or other breathing problems.

Health Risk Calculations

Heart Failure

Insurance and Financial Aid

Local Food & Clothing Resources

  • The Corners of the Field. Free (Food & Clothing Ministry) - Porter’s Grove Baptist Church
    478 Connelly Rd. Rising Sun, MD
    (410) 658-5972
    Pastor Steve Dixon Jr.
    Open Every Thursday from 2-4 pm. (food/clothing pantry)
    http://www.portersgrovebaptistchurch.org

  • Breakfast at Mary Randall
    Breakfast and snacks served Monday - Friday. Free
    Mary Randall Center
    401 North St.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 620-4701

  • Day Program Lunch - Settlement House
    Free Lunch
    Mondays – Thursdays
    168 W. Main St.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 392-8066

  • The Paris Foundation (Meal & clothing)
    Dinner nightly 5pm
    Lunch & dinner on Sundays. Free.
    Dining facility: 229 South Bridge St.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    Mike Brandon – executive director
    (484) 459-1288

  • Meeting Ground
    Wayfarer’s House
    107 Delaware Ave.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 398-4381
    www.meetingground.org

  • Tabitha’s Pantry (Food & Clothing Ministry)
    $5 a bag of clothing, food. Eligibility required.
    Charlestown Missionary Baptist Church.
    PO Box 68
    1168 W. Old Philadelphia Rd.
    Charlestown, MD 21914
    Joann Gilley - (443) 907-5566.
    Open Every Fri. 930 am to 1130am &1pm to 4pm

  • Ray of Hope Mission Center
    Director – Courtney Barrett (410) 378-9800
    960 Craigtown Rd.
    Port Deposit, MD 21904
    Free Lunch every Friday 11am to 1 pm in Hope’s Café
    Thrift store, furniture, pet food pantry & outreach services available.
    www.rayofhopemissioncenter.com/

  • Cecil County DSS
    170 E. Main St.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    Pantry open Monday – Friday 8am to 4:30pm

  • Elkton Community Kitchen
    Elkton Presbyterian Church
    209 East Main Street
    Elkton, MD 21921
    Free Meal, every Friday 12 noon
    www.elkpreschurch.com/outreach_programs

Local Health Resources

Local Shelters

  • Wayfarer's House (Transitional Housing)
    Women & Children
    107 Delaware Avenue
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 398-4381
    http://www.meetingground.org

  • Settlement House
    For men.
    168 W. Main St.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 392-8066
    http://www.meetingground.org

  • Clairvaux Farms (Transitional Housing)
    (Men, women, & families with children)
    21 Veazey Cove Rd.
    Earleville, MD
    (410) 275-8990

  • Cecil County Domestic Violence Shelter
    For Women & children.
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 996-0333

  • Meeting Ground – rotating church-based winter shelters.
    (443) 617-0856
    http://www.meetingground.org

  • Cecil County Housing Agency Elkton
    200 Chesapeake Blvd., Suite 1800
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 996-5245 or (410) 996-8216

  • Elkton Housing Authority
    Elkton, MD
    (410) 398-5018

Nutrition

Physical Activity

Smartphone Apps

  • Dacadoo (Android/iPhone)
    Online service to manage your physical activity.

  • Fast Food Nutrition
    Not an app, but a mobile-optimized website that provides nutritional values of menu items at many popular restaurant chains.

  • Blue Star (Android/iPhone)
    The first prescription-app for managing diabetes. Ask your provider about it at your next visit.

  • Other Health & Fitness apps: for Android | for iPhone

Smoking

Transportation

  • Cecil Transit
    Available to all ages
    (410) 996-5295

    In Elkton
    Mon-Fri 5:30 am to 6:15pm.
    Sat. 9 am to 2:15 pm. (From Elkton to People’s Plaza in Glasgow, DE.)

    Perryville Connection is from 6am to 6:30pm (Elkton, North East, Perryville, MARC Train, & Perry Point VA).

  • Key Lime Taxi
    Curb to curb service, county wide for all ages.
    Must be scheduled in advance.
    First come first serve basis.

    222 S. Bridge St. St 1
    Elkton, MD 21921
    (410) 870-7832

    “Always get a Fair fare!”
    No bag fees.
    .50 cents per minute wait fee.
    Under 2 miles $7.50
    Over 2 miles $9.50 + .25 cents per quarter mile within surrounding areas.
    www.elktontaxi.com/

  • Medical Transportation - Cecil County Health Department
    (410) 996-5550
    For qualified Medicaid recipients only.
    Mon.-Fri. 8am to 4:30pm. Non-emergency for appts.
    Stephanie Garrity – Health Officer.
    www.cecilcountyhealth.org/ccdhxx/ccdhMedTran.htm

Travel

Weight

Vaccinations

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