Welcome to the DDA online newsroom. You can find the latest public information from the DDA here.
Governor Hogan Funds Grant to Create Inclusive Higher Education Programs for People with Developmental Disabilities, May 17, 2018Coppin State University Selected as Recipient of $250,000 Grant
Maryland Receives Federal Approval for New Developmental Disabilities Support WaiverThe Developmental Disabilities Administration will expand services through the Community Supports Waiver. Dec. 14, 2017
Maryland Receives Federal Approval for New Developmental Disabilities Support Waiver, Nov. 30, 2017
State’s Developmental Disabilities Administration completes 2-year rate setting study Nov. 3, 2017
Welcome to My Good Life
My Good Life is the official blog of the DDA. You’ll find helpful information, including stories about people with developmental disabilities in Maryland.
Shari Carver Shares her experience as a Director of Day Habilitation, May 9, 2018 When I was asked to start the new Community Based Day Program for Progress Unlimited, I heard “day program” and immediately said yes. That’s been all I’ve done my entire adult life. Then the “community-based” part started sinking in, and my more than 38 years of sheltered work started choking me up.
Daniel Evans, See Me As a Coworker, April 2, 2018 My name is Daniel Evans. I work as the records coordinator for the Eligibility Department at the Southern Maryland Regional Office (SMRO) for the Maryland Department of Health Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA).
Shawn and I, We See Eye to Eye, March 12, 2018 A poem from Michael Bryan about his DDA coworker, Shawn Payne. This is part of the DD Awareness Month theme, See Me as a Coworker.
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If you have questions, need additional information or would like to share your story contact:
Tana Stevenson DDA, Director of Communications and Professional Development Telephone: (410) 767-5635Email: Tana.Stevenson@maryland.gov
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Brittany FowlerDeputy Director of Communications, Maryland Department of HealthTelephone: 410-767-1368Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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