Maryland

Demographic Data

Total state population
6,045,680
Total number of people with disabilities
11.2%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
2.6%
Vision difficulty
1.9%
Cognitive difficulty
4.7%
Ambulatory difficulty
6.1%
Self-care difficulty
2.3%
Independent living difficulty
5.1%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
54.5%
Black or African American
30.3%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
0.3%
Asian
6.4%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.0%
Hispanic or Latino
10.6%
Other Race
5.1%
Two or more Races
3.4%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
44.4%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
10.0%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
19.1%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

The Freedom Center Inc.
550 Highland Street, Suite 510
Frederick, MD 21701
Phone: 301-846-7811
ED: David Drezner
Southern Maryland Center for Independent Living, Inc.
38588 Brett Way, Suite One
Mechanicsville, MD 20659
Phone: 301-884-4498
ED:Lidiya Belyovske
Independent Marylanders Achieving Growth Through Empowerment, Inc.
300 East Joppa Road, Suite 312
Towson, MD 21286
Phone: 410-982-6311
ED:Michael Bullis
Accessible Resources for Independence, Inc
1406B Crain Highway South, Suite 206
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
ED:Kathleen Collins-Ihrke
Bay Area Center for Independent Living, Inc.
909 Progress Circle, Suite 300
Salisbury, MD 21804
Phone: 443-260-0822
ED:Katherine Jones
Independence Now, Inc. (Montgomery County and Prince Georges County)
12301 Old Columbia Pike, Suite 101
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Phone: 301-277-2839
ED:Sarah Basehart
Resources for Independence, Inc.
735 East Oldtown Road, Unit B
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-784-1774
ED:Lori Magruder
Phone: (410) 767-3670
ED:Rachel London
Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities
Kennedy Krieger Institute
7000 Tudsbury Road
Gwynn Oak, MD 21244
Main Phone: 443-923-9555
Toll Free Number: 888-554-2080
Main Fax: 443-923-9570
TTY: 443-923-2645
PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Disability Rights Maryland
1500 Union Avenue, Suite 2000
Baltimore, MD 21211-1982
Phone: (410) 727-6352
Toll Free: (800) 233-7201
TDD: (410) 235-5387
FAX: (410) 727-6389
CAP
Client Assistance Program
Maryland State Dept. of Ed. Div.of Rehab Serv.
2301 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218-1696
Phone: (410) 554-9361
FAX: (410) 554-9362
Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health Administration
ED:Anastasia Edmonston
ED:Sefani O’Dea