DDA Low-Intensity Support Services (LISS) Accepting Applications July 1-31, 2014

July 01, 2014 (All day) to July 31, 2014 (All day)

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA), part of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH), will begin accepting requests for its Low Intensity Support Services (LISS) program beginning July 1.

LISS grants assist adults with developmental disabilities and families with a child with developmental disabilities in purchasing services and/or items to address needs. Applications are being accepted from July 1 through July 31, 2014.

Instead of first-come, first-served, a random selection of applicants will be selected after the application period ends July 31. A second round of applications will be solicited beginning January1 through January 31, 2015.

Applications will be accepted in person, by mail or by email for the entire month of July and later during the month of January 2015. Applications will now only be accepted by the provider in your region. The cap was lowered from $3,000 to $2,000 to reach many more families.

For more information, including the application, information on providers and FAQs, visit the DDA's LISS website. If you have any questions about the LISS program, email the DDA at DDA.LISS@maryland.gov or contact one of the LISS providers.

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