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Developmental Disabilities Administration
Provides a coordinated service delivery system so that individuals with developmental disabilities receive appropriate services oriented toward the goal of integration into the community. These services are provided through a combination of state residential centers (providing services to individuals with intellectual disability) and a wide array of community based services delivered primarily through a network of non-profit providers. Go to site for your closest office.
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844-253-8694
201 W. Preston Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Department of Oral Health
The Office of Oral Health (OOH) was established in 1996 to address a myriad of dental or oral diseases affecting the State's neediest children and adults. The mission of OOH is to improve the oral health of Maryland residents through a variety of public oral health initiatives and interventions.
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410-767-5300
201 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland State Dental Association
Represents and supports the dental profession in its efforts to provide high quality, ethical, oral health care to the public and is the professional association for dentists in the state of Maryland. It is a state branch or constituent society of the American Dental Association.
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410-964-2880
6410 Dobbin Road, Columbia, MD, 21045

Maryland Early Intervention Services
Includes the Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program and Preschool Special Education Services for children with disabilities age birth through five and their families.
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410-767-0261
800-535-0182
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Judy Centers
Promotes school readiness through collaboration with community-based agencies, organizations and businesses. This integrated approach promotes program and service delivery that is conveniently located in or near Title I schools, ensuring that young children who may begin school at a deficit are given opportunities to start their formal education on a level playing field with their peers.
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443-984-2000
200 East North Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Head Start
A federally funded, comprehensive child development programs for low-income families with children from birth to age five, pregnant women, and children with disabilities. Families with incomes at or below the federal poverty level are eligible for services.
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443-595-6472
P.O. Box 39894, Baltimore, MD, 21212

Maryland Child Find Service
The Child Find program works to identify, locate and evaluate children and young people, from birth through 21 years of age, who may have disabilities and be in need of interventions, special education or related services.
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443-984-1011


Maryland Public School Health Services
Program emphasis is directed toward prevention of disease and promotion of health utilizing health services, health counseling, and health education. Many students are at risk for not succeeding in school because their chronic illness may interfere with their attending school. School nurses support their attending school and help reduce interruptions to their learning.
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410-767-0353
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

SESAC (Special Education State Advisory Committee)
Advises and assists the Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services in administering, promoting, planning, coordinating, and improving the delivery of special education and related services to assure that all children with disabilities, three through 21 years of age, and their families have access to appropriate education and related services. Held in different locations, click on the website to check times and locations.
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410-767-0249
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21117

Maryland Relay
Distributes free amplified phones, ring signalers, TTYs and other assistive devices to qualified applicants who have difficulty using the telephone. To qualify, applicants must be receiving one or more state or federal benefits or show that they have a limited income. In addition, applicants must have a disability that makes it difficult for them to access a standard telephone.
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800-552-7724
301 West Preston Street , Baltimore , MD, 21201

Allegany Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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301-784-7000
1 Frederick Street, Cumberland, MD, 21502

Baltimore City Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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443-378-4600
Talmadge Branch Building, Baltimore, MD, 21213

Baltimore County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
410-853-3000
6401 York Road, Baltimore, MD, 21212

Calvert County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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443-550-6900
200 Duke Street, Prince Frederick, MD, 20678

Caroline County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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410-819-4500
207 South Third Street, Denton, MD, 21629

Carroll County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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410-386-3300
1232 Tech Court, Westminster, MD, 21157

Cecil County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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410-996-0100
Elkton District Court/Multi Service Building, Elkton, MD, 21921

Charles County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
301-392-6400
200 Kent Avenue, LaPLata, MD, 20646

Dorchester County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
410-901-4100
627 Race Street, Cambridge, MD, 21613

Frederick County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
301-600-4555
100 East All Saints Street, Frederick, MD, 21701

Garrett County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
301-533-3000
12578 Garrett Highway, Oakland, MD, 21550

Harford County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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410-836-4700
2 South Bond Street, Bel Air, MD, 21014

Howard County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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410-872-8700
7121 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, MD, 21046

Kent County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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410-810-7600
350 High Street, Chestertown, MD, 21620

Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services
The Department of Health and Human services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
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Autism Waiver
Maryland’s Home and Community Based Services Waiver for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder allows eligible children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to receive specific waiver services and certain Medicaid services to support them in their homes and communities.


Prince George's County Department of Social Services
Caring for a child with special health care needs can be challenging and overwhelming. The local governments have programs to help. Below are the links to different departments that may have the help you are looking for.
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DDA Waiver
For individuals with developmental disabilities supports the development of home and community-based alternatives to placing individuals in institutions operated by the Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) or in out-of-state institutions. Additionally, it makes home and community-based services available to individuals who would otherwise qualify for Medicaid only if they were in an institutional setting.
Contact Info:
844-253-8694
201 West Preston Street , Baltimore, MD, 21201

Woman Infants and Children Food Program
A federally funded program that provides healthy supplemental foods and nutrition counseling for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age five.
Contact Info:
800-242-4942
201 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Department of Disabilities
- State agency with information and links to resources for transportation, financial, medical, and more.
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800-637-4113
217 E. Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Maryland Kids in Safety Seats (KISS)
A state-wide, non-profit program. Our mission is to reduce injuries and death among Maryland’s children by helping people to obtain and use child restraints (car seats and booster seats) correctly each time a child rides in a motor vehicle. Information on Special Needs car seats.
Contact Info:
877-463-3464
410-767-5300
201 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

State Department of Aging (Assistance for seniors raising grandkids.)
Has a resource guide listing resources for Grandparents raising their grandkids.
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410-767-1100
301 West Preston Street , Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Insurance Administration
- An independent state agency that regulates Maryland's insurance industry and protects consumers by ensuring that insurance companies and health plans act in accordance with insurance laws.
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800-492-6116
200 St. Paul Place , Baltimore, MD, 21202

State Core Services Agency
The Core Service Agencies are the local mental health authorities responsible for planning, managing and monitoring the Maryland Public Mental Health System at the local level. See list of contact agencies on the website.
Contact Info:
410-767-6500
201 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Queen Anne's County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
410-758-8000
125 Comet Drive , Centreville, MD, 21617

St. Mary's County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
240-895-7000
23110 Leonard Hall Drive , Leonardtown, MD, 20650

Somerset County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
410-677-4200
30397 Mt. Vernon Road , Princess Anne, MD, 21853

Talbot County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
410-770-4848
301 Bay Street , Easton, MD, 21601

Washington County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
240-420-2100
122 North Potomac Street , Hagerstown, MD, 21740

Wicomico County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
201 Baptist Street, Salisbury, MD, 21801

Worcester County Department of Social Services
The Department of Social Services offers the following programs: Foster care/Adoption, Child Protective Services, Food Assistance, Energy Assistance, Child Support, Medical assistance, and Child care vouchers.
Contact Info:
410-677-6800
299 Commerce Street , Snow Hill, MD, 21863

Department of Child Protective Services
A specialized social service for children believed to be neglected or abused and for their parents or other adults having permanent or temporary care, custody, or parental responsibility, or to household or family members, to decrease the risk of continuing physical, sexual or mental abuse or neglect.
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800-332-6347
311 West Saratoga Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Child Support Enforcement Administration
Assists clients with: Searching for the other parent, legally establishing paternity, obtaining a court order for child support and health insurance, collecting support payments, enforcing the court order, reviewing and adjusting the court ordered support amount.
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800-332-6347
311 West Saratoga Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Homeownership for Individuals with Disabilities
The Homeownership for Individuals with Disabilities Program is offered through the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) and is available statewide. Eligibility-One of the borrowers OR a son or daughter (regardless of age; who resides with one of the borrowers and is cared for principally by one of the borrowers) of one of the borrowers must have a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities (for example, hearing, seeing, speaking, sitting, standing, walking, concentrating, or performing manual tasks).
Contact Info:
800-756-0119
301-429-7400
7800 Harkins Road, Lanham, MD, 20706

Summer meals program
Listing of summer sites for children to get free meals while school is out of session.
Contact Info:
877-731-9300
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Access Point
Maryland Access Point is a gateway to information and assistance for older adults, persons with disabilities, family members and caregivers. Available to individuals of all income levels in need of services to assist them with attaining an optimum quality of life.
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410-767-1100


Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
Helps find creative and resourceful ways to strengthen and preserve homeownership, afforable rental housing and rich, vibrant heritage of our neighborhoods. DHCD funds and insures loans along with non-profit organizations with housing-related grants for the elderly, developmentally disabled, homless and low/moderate income families.
Contact Info:
800-756-0119
800-735-2258
7800 Larkins Rd, lanham, MD, 20706

Office for Genetics and People with Special Healthcare Needs
State website with information on youth with special healthcare needs transitioning to the adult care system.
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410-767-6730
201 W. Preston St, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Board of Physicians
The Board provides two principal types of consumer services: 1) information on licensing and 2) information about licensees who have been charged or sanctioned for violation of the Maryland Medical Practice Act.
Contact Info:
800-492-6836
4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21215

Maryland Attorney General's Office
The Attorney General's Office has general charge, supervision and direction of the legal business of the State, acting as legal advisors and representatives of the major departments, various boards, commissions, officials and institutions of State Government.
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888-743-0023
200 St. Paul Place, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Maryland Health Connection
Maryland Health Connection is the marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses to compare and enroll in health insurance, as well as determine eligibility for Medicaid and other assistance programs, federal tax credits and cost-sharing reductions. Enrollment through Maryland Health Connection is scheduled to begin in October 2013, with insurance coverage beginning January 1, 2014.
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410-358-5615
4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21215

Maryland State Department of Education
The Maryland State Department of Education, under the leadership of the State Superintendent of Schools and guidance from the Maryland State Board of Education, develops and implements standards and policy for education programs from pre-kindergarten through high school. MSDE also oversees technical education, rehabilitation services, and library programs throughout the state’s 24 local systems.
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410-767-0600
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Health Benefit Exchange
The goal is clear: to make health insurance affordable and accessible for all Maryland residents, including the approximately 730,000 or 14 percent of Maryland’s 5.8 million residents who are currently uninsured. Our approach to meeting this goal has been inclusive and balanced from the beginning. Maryland’s state-based health insurance exchange, scheduled to open for business in October 2013.


Maryland State Library for the Blind and the Physically Handicapped
The basic mission of the Maryland State Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped is to provide comprehensive library services to the eligible blind and physically handicapped residents of the State of Maryland.
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800-964-9209
800-934-2541
415 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21201

St. Mary's County Department of Public Safety
he St. Mary's County Department of Public Safety is a multi faceted agency that provides 9-1-1 services through Emergency Communications, disaster preparedness, response, mitigation and recovery through its Emergency Management Division, and enforcement of animal regulations through the Animal Control Division.
Contact Info:
301-475-4200
41770 Baldridge Street , Leonardtown, MD, 20650

Sailor
Sailor is a service of Maryland’s public libraries that provides broadband Internet access for public libraries, schools and local government in Maryland, and an extensive collection of research databases for the use of Maryland public library customers.
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Office of Health Care Quality
The OHCQ licenses and certifies Maryland state health care facilities. Through licensing, a facility gains the authority to operate or do business in the state; through certification, a facility obtains the right to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
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877-402-8218
55 Wade Avenue, Catonsville, MD, 21228

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