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PBCP Intern Reflects on Positivi-Tea Night

In August, undergraduate student Nivi Mariappan completed an internship with the Pro Bono Counseling Project. When she was interviewing for the internship, she shared her experiences starting “Positivi-Tea Night” on campus at UMBC, a social program to support mental wellness by bringing students together through sharing tea.  Staff were taken by this initiative since PBCP’s CHAI program (Counselors Helping South Asians and Indians) gets its name from the word for […]

By |2020-09-01T14:20:21-04:00September 1st, 2020|

PBCP Statement on the Murder of George Floyd

The Pro Bono Counseling Project stands with our community in mourning and anger over the recent murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and so many other Black people.  

We are committed to serving those who would not otherwise have access to mental health care. 

Dignity and respect are embedded in our values, and these times demand that we […]

By |2020-06-08T13:20:44-04:00June 8th, 2020|

Pro Bono Counseling Project Receives David and Barbara B. Hirschhorn Foundation Grant

The David and Barbara B. Hirschhorn Foundation awarded a grant to support the Pro Bono Counseling Project and its work with older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This grant supports Pro Bono Counseling’s work with the Baltimore Neighbors Network, a coalition of nonprofits, community organizations, grassroots leaders, and government officials that is activating Baltimoreans to reach out via phone calls to older adults to provide social and emotional support during […]

By |2020-06-04T15:14:24-04:00June 4th, 2020|


Please note: This is an evolving situation, and information is frequently changing. We will make every effort to update this RESOURCE PAGE as we are able, but, it is prudent to check with your licensing board, the US Department of Health and Human Services, your professional organizations, the Centers for Disease Control, and other trusted information sources for the most up-to-date information. This information is provided as a resource, and […]

By |2020-06-02T13:03:39-04:00May 29th, 2020|


Thank you WBAL-TV 11 Baltimore for recognizing the crucial need for mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for bringing attention to the work of Pro Bono Counseling and the Baltimore Neighbors Network.…/editorial-coronavirus-men…/32095003

Since its founding in 1991, the Pro Bono Counseling Project (PBCP), a non-profit 501c(3) corporation, has helped over 30,000 individuals and families […]

By |2020-04-10T09:35:48-04:00April 10th, 2020|

2020 Census

If you haven’t already, be sure to complete the 2020 Census for your household.  Your confidential answers to a few basic questions may be submitted online by clicking the link below, by mail, or by phone at 844.330.2020.

The 2020 Census helps to determine your congressional representation, appropriate hundreds of billions in federal funding every year, and provide statistics that will directly impact your community for the next decade.

Please do your […]

By |2020-04-10T09:37:10-04:00April 1st, 2020|

PBCP’s Response to COVID-19

Dear PBCP Supporter,

I hope that this message finds you well. While our current times are uncertain, we wanted to share with you how the Pro Bono Counseling Project (PBCP) has been responding and developing its resources to help ensure mental health services are available for those in need during this period:

  • PBCP shifted rapidly from staff working entirely from a physical office to have the capability to work remotely. All […]
By |2020-03-31T10:52:51-04:00March 25th, 2020|

Giving Tuesday Generosity

Mark your calendar!  Giving Tuesday is December 3, 2019, an opportunity for you to stand up for the causes that matter to you most.  At Pro Bono Counseling, we’re proud to be a part of this global movement for generosity.  Our mission is to ensure that Marylanders with limited resources requesting mental health care are provided access to volunteer licensed mental health professionals and other necessary supportive services.

Your Giving Tuesday […]

By |2020-02-05T13:03:17-05:00November 21st, 2019|