Community Living Programs

Money Follows the Person (MFP) Peer Outreach and Support Program

A peer outreach and support efforts to individuals residing in nursing facilities who want more information about living in the community. The peers are individuals with disabilities who have personal experience with the transition process or are currently receiving community supports. They visit nursing facilities regularly, get to know residents by participating in group activities and educate them about their options for long term services and supports. For more information, contact Jennifer Eastman at 410-767-7901 or jennifer.eastman@maryland.gov. ​

Attendant Care Programs

The Attendant Care Program provides financial reimbursement to assist individuals with severe chronic or permanent physical disabilities who require attendant care services to direct their own care and select their own service providers. Reimbursement may be available for attendant care services that are provided in the home, school, workplace, or other community locations. For more information, view the ACP webpage.