Community News & Events
LifeCourse in Action: MD CoP Event
When: Wednesday, June 14 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Where: The Meeting House, Oakland Mills Interfaith Center 5885 Robert Oliver Place Columbia, MD 21045 If you think supports for families of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities should be expanded and improved across the lifespan, then the LifeCourse in Action: MD Community of Practice (CoP) …
Support for Families WILL EXPAND in 2018!
Your Input is Needed! Message from: The Developmental Disabilities Coalition The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is developing a new Family Support program which will provide individual and family support for people with developmental disabilities ages 21 and under. The plan is to offer an array of services and supports to meet families’ individualized needs. The …
The Maryland Respite Care Coalition is seeking Maryland caregivers!
For more information please see their e-vite below: If you or someone you know is a caregiver, we hope you will consider joining the Maryland Respite Care Coalition. We are an advocacy group made up of caregivers who are working to increase both the overall availability and quality of respite care services here in Maryland. To learn …
DDA Low Intensity Support Services
Applications accepted May 1 – June 30, 2017 The Developmental Disabilities Administration’s Low Intensity Support Services program (LISS) offers low- level funding up to $2000 designed to improve an individual and/or family’s quality of life, increase or maintain independence, and enhance community integration. Some examples of what LISS funds may be used for include: Assistive …
Settlement Reached on MTA Mobility Paratransit System
Settlement Reached on MTA Mobility Paratransit SystemRead More
Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council Announces 2017-2021 Plan Overview
Announcing Release of the Council’s 2017-2021 State Plan Overview What is the Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council and what issues have we prioritized for advocacy & funding? For answers, check out our Five Year State Plan Overview. Here is a sneak peak of the contents: What is “the Council”? Values/Vision/Mission The Council’s State Plan and Role …
Veterans’ court, unofficially, underway in Frederick County.
Article by By Kelsi Loos firstname.lastname@example.org from The Frederick News-Post Click here to read article.Read More