Feb 25, 2012 0 Share

Maryland Roadmap


Map of Maryland with red push pin near Baltimore.
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STOP 1

At Age 16

STOP 2

At Age 17

  • Read our article on Guardianship.
  • Read our articles on Finances, Public and Private.
  • Apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Even if your child receives SSI now, he will have to re-apply at age 18.
  • Visit the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Maryland Medical Programs (Maryland Medicaid) to find out if your child will qualify for Medicaid upon turning 18 and if so, begin application process. 

STOP 3

One Year Before High School Graduation

STOP 4

At Age 21

All Along the Way