Disability

ADVOCACY

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

AUTISM RESOURCES

DISABILTY AWARENESS / PREVENTION

EDUCATION

FAMILY & CHILDREN

FUTURE PLANNING

The ABLE Act Fact Sheet

All the information you will need to open an ABLE account.

First Maryland Disability Trust

Trust services that protect, manage and use trust assets for their beneficiaries all while preserving the individual's benefits eligibility.

Planning Now

The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council's Futures and Estate Planning Guide for families of children and adults with developmental disabilities

Retail Savings Guide for People With Disabilities

A guide which provides a detailed walkthrough of discounts and special offers for individuals with disabilities.

Social Security Disability Benefits Guide

Understand how Social Security disability works and how to calculate your benefits.

Special Needs Alliance

Alliance of disability attorneys that support the legal and financial decisions of individuals with disabilities and their families.

HOME - OWNERSHIP, RENTING AND ACCOMMODATIONS

Baltimore City Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Housing Choice Voucher Program is a federally funded, locally administered rental assistance program that helps low-income families, the elderly and the disabled afford decent, safe housing in the private market.

Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc.

BNI is a nonprofit organization that operates a Fair Housing program and a Tenant-Landlord program. Their free services are available to all residents statewide. Their counselors provide impartial information on local laws, not legal advice, to tenants and landlords throughout Maryland. They commonly address questions about security deposits, essential services, rent escrow, evictions, and much more. Should a Maryland resident suspect they have been discriminated against in any aspect of home seeking—which includes renting, buying, selling, seeking a mortgage or insurance policy, and seeking accommodations for one’s disability—BNI is the place to call.

Homeownership for Individuals with Disabilities Program

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development's statewide program

Maryland Housing Search

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development's online housing search tool

INTELLECTUAL / DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AGENCIES

MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Lollipop Kids Foundation - Equipment Closet

Lollipop Kids Foundation’s equipment closet functions to collect outgrown/no longer needed DME, refurbish it, and match it to a child in need.

STATE AND LOCAL

STAYING FIT AND HEALTHY

Health Finder

Promotes better health through education and awareness

Maryland Oral Health Resource Guide

Find affordable public health dental care services in Maryland

Towson University's Institute for Wellbeing

The Institute for Well-Being at Towson University offers a wide spectrum of programs dedicated to promoting and enhancing health and wellness in the community.

RECREATION AND SPORTS

Team Up for 1 Foundation

The mission of the Team Up For 1 Foundation is to enhance the quality of life for children and their families with developmental disabilities and/or chronic or life threatening illnesses.

TRANSPORTATION/TRAVEL

Mobility

Apply for Mobility Services in Baltimore

TSA Cares

Toll-Free helpline for passengers with disabilities and medical conditions that provide information to those who need extra assistance before traveling.