Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Temporary Disability Assistance Program
http://dhs.maryland.gov/weathering-tough-times/temporary-disability-assistance/
Resource Details
Alternate Name Baltimore City DSS, TDAP
Description TEMPORARY DISABILITY: Provides cash assistance. A disabled person who lives with a minor child as caretaker relative is ineligible for TDAP and should apply for TCA.


SERVICES:
1) SHORT-TERM DISABILITY BENEFITS: Provides up to 9 cash payments in a 36-month period to persons who are certified as medically unable to work for at least 3 months but not more than 11 months.

2) LONG-TERM DISABILITY BENEFITS: Assists people who have been assessed as medically unable to work for 12 months or longer must:
-- document the disability every 12 months
-- apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
-- be confirmed as disabled by the State Review Team
-- sign an agreement to repay TDAP payments received while the application for SSI is pending.
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland
 
Hours of operation:
Mon: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Program
Eligibility People with disabilities in financial need, ages 18 and older, with no minor dependents. Household income must be less than $215 a month regardless of household size. Low-income adults who are unemployed due to short-term disability (over a limited benefit period), long-term chronic disability, or those who have been certified as medically disabled by the State Review Team and are awaiting a decision on their federal Supplemental Security Income (SSI) application.
Languages Offered Interpreter services available.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call for information.
Documents Required Call for information.
Normal Wait Times 30 days to process applications, if all forms, documents, etc. are not submitted in that time frame the application will be denied and the applicant will have to re-apply.
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Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Adoption Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Family Preservation


Contact Information
Customer Service Call Center 443-423-6400
Main Contact Title Customer Service Call Center
Main Contact Phone 443-423-6400
Director or Senior Administrator Name
Director or Senior Administrator Title
Director or Senior Administrator Phone
Sites offering this Program 18 Reedbird Avenue
2000 North Broadway
2919 East Biddle Street
500 North Hilton Street
2500 Pennsylvania Avenue
5818 Reisterstown Road