Main Number: 410-996-5550


Medical Assistance Personal Care Services Program

Purpose of the Program

The program provides assistance to older adults and people with disabilities who need support with activities of daily living – such as bathing, grooming and dressing – to remain in their homes in the community.

Eligibility Requirements For Recipients

  1. Must qualify for community Medicaid
  2. Must meet the program’s medical level of care

Services Provided

  • Personal assistance services
  • Supports planning
  • Nurse monitoring

Frequency of Services

Daily, if necessary, or several times a week depending on results of assessment

Click here for a fact sheet on Community Personal Assistance Services

To begin the process of applying for Community Personal Assistance Services, call 410-767-1739 or 1-877-4MD-DHMH.

For MD Relay Service: 1-800-735-2258