Autism Waiver Service Coordination

How to Apply

The Autism Waiver serves 900 children each year across the State of Maryland. Each year on July 1st. a number of "slots" are filled through attrition. These slots are offered on a first come first serve basis through the Autism Waiver Registry. To join the registry, call 410-767-1446.

Documents To Bring

All documentation pertaining to the child’s disability (this may include but is not limited to medical records, school records and a child’s Individualized Educational Plan-IEP)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Children 0 to 21 years of age with autism
  • Approved by Maryland State Department of Education

Fees and Payments



1.  How do I add my child to the Autism Waiver Registry?

Contact the Autism Waiver Registry at 410-767-1446.

2.  My child is on the waiting list. Are there other services available to my child?

The  My Turn Program may assist families with accessing information and linking to other resources in the community.

Additional Information

No additional Information at this time