Welcome to On Our Own of Frederick County. We are a non-profit organization that provides peer support, advocacy, education and social opportunities in Downtown Frederick, Maryland.
Our Vision Statement: Frederick County will be a place where all can select their own recovery path and are supported in their choices.
Our Mission Statement: Through peer support, we offer acceptance and a safe and supportive space for people with mental health and substance use challenges to heal, reconnect, and find our way forward.
Our Wellness and Recovery Center is located at 331 West Patrick Street in Frederick, MD. Come and join us!
Our Leadership Team
Lacy is a strong advocate for those in any type of recovery. She believes in the power of love and kindness and strives to be a good example for her peers.
Maurice "Moe" Johnson
Kristin Van Ness
Christy is a case supervisor for the Frederick County Mental Health Agency's Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program. She has been a Board Director since 2014.
Brenda Knill - Vice President
Jill Krisnitsky - Secretary
Glenn Holsten - Treasurer