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Disability News: Maryland

  • Synopsis: Latest disability news stories for the State of Maryland including health related information and updates.

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Disability statistics, news, and information for the State of Maryland.

Legislation established October as Disability History and Awareness Month in Maryland and encourages schools to educate students on the history of disabilities and promote knowledge and understanding of disabilities and those affected by them. Disability History and Awareness Month will add to the diversity of Maryland children's learning environment.

Maryland Technology Assistance Program

The Maryland Technology Assistance Program (MD TAP) provides tools to help Marylanders with disabilities and seniors enjoy the same rights and opportunities as other citizens -

Community Services for Autistic Adults and Children

Founded in 1979 through the vision of four families in Montgomery County, Maryland, Community Services for Autistic Adults and Children (CSAAC) is a private, non-profit agency which provides direct services to children and adults with autism across the lifespan -

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Since 1900, Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind has been dedicated to helping the blind or visually impaired population of the greater Washington region overcome the challenges of vision loss -

Brain Injury Association of Maryland

Our mission is to create a better future through brain injury prevention, education, advocacy and the promotion of research -

Bay Community Support Services, Inc. (BAY-CSS)

(Formerly: United Cerebral Palsy of Southern Maryland) - A full service agency providing quality specialized services to people with disabilities in Southern Maryland including residential, vocational, community supported living arrangements, individual and family support services. -


Helping Children with Special Needs serves young children with medical and developmental challenges who need the assistance of skilled, experienced professionals during their most formative years in order to reach their full potential -

Maryland Association of the Deaf

Mission is to safeguard, maintain, and advance the civic, educational, and social welfare of people who are deaf and hard of hearing in the state of Maryland -

The Arc of Maryland

The Arc of Maryland is changing minds and changing lives for individuals and families living with developmental disability -

Statistics: Maryland Disability

Latest Maryland Publications

  1. Maryland Employment Project to Improve Job Outcomes for People with Developmental Disabilities
    Maryland customized employment project launched to improve employment outcomes for people with developmental disabilities.
  2. Ensuring Civic Access for People with Disabilities in Maryland
    US Justice Department agreement with Montgomery County Md and Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission to improve access to all aspects of civic life for persons with disabilities.
  3. Workers Comp, Disability Benefits and Heirs
    Workers Compensation is like an insurance policy making payments to the injured employee and in some cases to dependents your death.
  4. Traditional Media and Internet Trusted More Than Social Media for Research News
    Most Maryland residents trust the health and medical research information provided by traditional media.
  5. Significant Value of Care in Maryland Report
    Report highlights return on investment of Medicaid spending value of quality care and forecast for aging population and increasing number of younger residents in facilities.

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