What is the Attendant Care Program?

The ACP provides financial reimb​ursement to individuals with long-term or severe physical disabilities who require attendant services such as in-home assistance with personal care, household chores, and transportation.​

Who Can Benefit from this Program?

Eligible adults age 18 to 64 with severe chronic or severe physical disabilities.  Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Be employed,

  • Be actively seeking employment,

  • Be enrolled in an institution of post secondary or higher education,

  • Be a nursing facility resident who would be able to reside in the community if attendant care is provided, or

  • Be at risk of nursing facility placement if not receiving attendant care services in the community.

​How can I apply?

Complete the ACP application​ and send by mail to:

​Maryland Department of Disabilities
Attention: Attendant Care Program
217 East Redwood Street - Suite 1300
Baltimore, MD 21202

​Need More Info?

​Click here to view the Attendant Care Program Fact Sheet​.

Contact the Maryland Department of Disabilities at:

  • Phone: 410-767-6025

  • Toll Free: 1-800-637-4113

  • email: Maxine Morris ​