Maryland Access Point, Baltimore City
https://health.baltimorecity.gov/node/543

From agency: Baltimore City Health Department
Resource Details
Alternate Name Senior Information & Assistance, Baltimore City (MAP)
Description OVERVIEW: Offers assistance for older adults (60+) and individuals with disabilities. It is a statewide resource for information and assistance about long-term services and supports to allow individuals to remain at home and plan for future needs.  

SERVICES:
1) AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER: Provides individuals who are seeking long term support information and counseling regarding available long term support options, and determining eligibility for public long term support programs and benefits. Benefits screening includes level of care determinations for Medicaid nursing facility and home and community-based service waiver programs.

2) INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE: Offers in person assistance to individuals, families and caregivers with questions and/or concerns. Available Mon-Fri, 8:30AM-4:30PM. Also, connects individuals with information and referrals to other programs and benefits (such as health promotion and disease prevention, transportation services, housing and income support programs, utility cut-off assistance, eviction prevention, prescription medication expense assistance) that may help people remain in the community.  

3) COMMUNITY PERSONAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES (CPAS): Provides personal care services in the community for persons with chronic illness or disability.

4) EMERGENCY FOOD: Provides case-by-case assessments for senior citizens who may be in need of emergency food. Also assists homebound seniors 60+ through the Meals on Wheels program.

5) SENIOR FARMERS’ MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM: Provides vouchers to low-moderate income older adults, 60 and older, for use at local farmers’ markets in the community. Sign-up begins July to eligible older adults at local Senior Centers on a first come, first served basis. Call for individual senior center voucher distribution information. 

6) CAREGIVER SERVICES: Provides education, respite care, training and support services for caregivers.

7) SENIOR CARE: Offers persons 65 and older services to assist them remain in their homes for as long as possible. Services include adult daycare, in-home aide services, medical supplies, emergency response systems, and prescription assistance.
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 Individuals 18 and older with a disability, and older adults 60 and older. See notes for individual programs.
Languages Offered Interpreter service available.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call or walk-in for information.
Documents Required See notes. Call for more information.
Volunteer Requirements 18 and older.
Volunteer Duties Clerical and other.
Programs at this agency Baltimore City Health Department, Bureau of School Based Health Centers Programs
Baltimore City Health Department, Maternal & Infant Care Program
Baltimore City Department of Public Works, Bureau of Vector Control
Baltimore City Health Department Division of Aging, Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
Baltimore City Health Department Division of Aging, Senior Care Program
Baltimore City Health Department, Mobile STD/HIV Prevention Program
Baltimore City Health Department Division of Aging, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
Baltimore City Health Department, Maternal & Child Health Administration
Baltimore City Health Department, The Healthy Home and Community Division
Baltimore City Health Department, Prescription Discount Program
Maryland Access Point, Baltimore City, Adult Evaluation & Review Services
Baltimore City Health Department Division of Aging, Family Caregivers Support
Baltimore City Health Department, Needle Exchange Program
Baltimore City Health Department Division of Aging, Senior Companion Program
Baltimore City Health Department, Medical Assistance Transportation Program
Maryland Access Point, Baltimore City Long Term Services and Supports
Baltimore City Senior Centers
Administrative Care Coordination Services, Baltimore City
Behavioral Health System Baltimore, Naloxone Training
Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter, Adoption Program
Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter, Community Cat Program
Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter, Rabies Clinic and Vaccine Clinic
Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter, Resource Center
Baltimore City Opioid Crisis Service Unit
B'more for Healthy Babies
Baltimore City Health Department, HIV/STD Services
Baltimore City Health Department, Family Planning
Baltimore City Health Department, Dental Health Services
Baltimore City Health Department, Immunization Clinic
Baltimore City Health Department, Environmental Health Division, Bureau of Animal Control
Baltimore City Health Department, Environmental Health Division, Bureau of Food Control
Baltimore City Health Department, Environmental Health Division, Bureau of Ecology and Institutional Services
Baltimore City Healthy Start, Food Pantry
Behavioral Health System Baltimore, Offender/Ex-Offender Services
Maryland Access Point, Baltimore City, State Health Insurance Program (SHIP)
Baltimore City Health Department Division of Aging, Congregate Meals
TaxiCard
HealthCare Access Maryland, Health Insurance Enrollment, Central Maryland
HealthCare Access Maryland, Homeless Services
HealthCare Access Maryland, Administrative Care Coordination Services
HealthCare Access Maryland, Foster Care Medical Case Management
Baltimore City Healthy Start, Support Services
Baltimore City Healthy Start, Fatherhood Services
Senior Farmer's Market Vouchers, Baltimore City


Contact Information
Toll Free Number 800-243-3425
Fax Number 410-727-6654
Main 410-396-2273
Alternate # 410-396-4932
Main Contact Name Liz Briscoe
Main Contact Title MAP Program Manager
Main Contact Phone 410-396-2273
Main Contact Email Address elizabeth.briscoe@baltimorecity.gov
Director or Senior Administrator Name
Director or Senior Administrator Title
Director or Senior Administrator Phone
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address
Sites offering this Program 417 East Fayette Street