Community Options Waiver

For Maryland residents, in a nursing facility, aged 18 and over who need assistance with activities of daily living, like bathing, grooming, dressing, and getting around. It provides services such as assisted living facilities, medical day care, personal assistance, home-delivered meals, and supports planning.

  • The waiver is presently open only to people receiving Medicaid services in a nursing facility.
  • Individuals must meet a nursing facility level of care and meet financial eligibility requirements.
  • If you residing in a nursing facility, you may be eligible to enter into this waiver through the Money Follows the Person project.
  • To apply for these services contact the Department at 410-767-1739.

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For more in-depth assistance, contact your local MAP office directly or call the statewide toll-free number (1-844-627-5465).