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Autism-Friendly & Sensory-Friendly Montgomery

Autism-Friendly and Sensory-Friendly: Expanding Community Access

County Council report examines how businesses can become more Autism/sensory-friendly and explores what an Autism/sensory-friendly designation program might look like in Montgomery County

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Montgomery County Community Support Network for People with Developmental Disabilities

Montgomery County Community Support Network for People with Disabilities

Provides services that enable individuals to remain in their home or in the least restrictive environment and provides general support, guidance, and assistance to clients with developmental disabilities and their families.

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Commission on People with Disabilities

Montgomery County Commission on People with Disabilities

The Commission advises the County government on the coordination and development of policies for people with disabilities and advises the County Executive and the County Council on the needs and concerns of the County's residents who have psychiatric, developmental, physical or sensory disabilities.

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Disability Network Directory

Disability Network Directory

The Disability Network Directory is a directory of provider agencies, businesses and advocacy organizations that offer local, state and national resources for people with disabilities. 

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Transportation Network Directory for People with Disabilities & Adults 50+

Transportation Network Directory for People with Disabilities & Adults 50+

A comprehensive listing of public, private and non-profit transportation in the Washington Metropolitan Region, State of Maryland and beyond. Includes information for people with disabilities and adults 50+. This guide was compiled to assist County residents to better coordinate their transportation needs. More Information

Transportation Options for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

Transportation Options for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

Brochure from Montgomery County Department of Transportation provides information on free and discounted rides, Call-n-Ride, Escorted Transportation, Volunteer Transportation, Transportation for Recreation, Metro Access, and Abilities Ride.

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Call-n-Ride transportation services

Transportation Services

Montgomery County Department of Transportation services for persons with disabilities and older adults.

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A man who uses a wheelchair is off-boarding MetroAccess vehicle

MetroAccess

MetroAccess is a shared-ride, door-to-door service for people who generally cannot use public transportation due to a disability.

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Health and Human Services

Health and Human Services

Disability Services from Health and Human Services: such as support services for children and adults, financial assistance, health and mental health, caregiver supports, and more.

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Montgomery County Public Libraries services for Persons with Disabilities

Disability Services at Public Libraries

MCPL offers a large selection of large print books, audiobooks, children's Braille books, assistive technology, and more.

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Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County

Public Housing Communities

HOC has 555 public housing units located in 3 buildings designated for persons with disabilities and elderly residents. Applicants to these buildings must come through the HOC public housing waiting list.

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Montgomery County Design for Life Tax Incentive Program

Design for Life Tax Incentive Program

The Design for Life Tax Incentive Program encourages development of housing options that accommodate a wider range of accessibility needs. This program helps County residents remain in their homes as physical needs change. It encourages construction of housing that meets diverse accessibility needs for occupants and visitors.

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