Important Links for People with Disabilities
Baltimore County Family Navigator
Baltimore County Family Navigator Services offers support and guidance while helping families identify their strengths and challenges, find resources, and develop a plan of action. This free service is available to Baltimore County families who have a child with intensive needs related to mental/behavioral health or a developmental disability.
Baltimore County Public Schools Office of Special Education
It is the commitment of this office that students with disabilities have access to a full continuum of services while being educated with nondisabled peers to the maximum extent possible.
Governor's Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
ODHH was established in 2001 to provide expertise related to deaf and hard of hearing issues to Maryland citizens and to facilitate their ability of access resources and services.
The Maryland Department of Disabilities
In partnership with other State agencies, the Maryland Department of Disabilities works to remove barriers for people with disabilities and create new opportunities in education, employment, housing and transportation.
Maryland Transitioning Youth
Find information and resources for transition planning, postsecondary education, employment services and much more.
The Maryland State Department of Education Division of Rehabilitation Services
Maryland DORS supports the employment and economic independence of people with disabilities.
Maryland Access Point
MAP is a partner in the national Aging and Disability Resource Center initiative supported by the U.S. Administration on Aging and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. MAP state partners include the Maryland Departments of Aging, Disabilities, Health and Mental Hygiene, and Human Resources, as well as the Regional Centers for Independent Living.
United States Department of Justice
The ADA prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in employment, programs and services provided by state and local governments, goods and services provided by private companies and in commercial facilities.
The Social Security Administration
Learn benefit eligibility including disability and retirement, you may even apply for benefits online.
Revised August 5, 2013