Maryland Department of Aging/Housing Services Division

1) CONGREGATE HOUSING SERVICE PROGRAM: provides support services and State subsidies to eligible residents of low and moderate income senior housing who, due to advanced age or chronic health conditions, need daily help with activities such as meals, housekeeping, and personal services.

2)HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED WAIVER FOR OLDER ADULTS: Enables individuals who are aged 50 and over who require long-term care services to remain in a community setting even though their advanced age or disability would warrant placement in a long term care facility. The Waiver allows services that are typically covered by Medicaid only in a nursing facility, to be provided to eligible persons in their own homes or in assisted living facilities.

3) INFORMATION: Provides listings for people in need of the following:

4) SENIOR ASSISTED LIVING GROUP HOME SUBSIDY PROGRAM: For low and moderate income seniors, the Senior Assisted Living Group Home Subsidy program provides access to assisted living in small group homes which are licensed by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene for 4-16 residents.

5) CONTINUING CARE: Regulates Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) and continuing care at home (CCAH), (410) 767-1100.