The Arc Southern Maryland

The Arc Southern Maryland

Housing Services

Housing Support Services are time-limited supports to help participants to navigate housing opportunities; address or overcome barriers to housing; and secure and retain their own home. The Arc will assist in recruiting housing information and assistance including rules and requirements and their applicability to the participant; searching for housing; assist with housing application processes; assessing the living environment to determine it meets accessibility needs, is safe, and ready for move-in; identifying resources for security deposits, moving costs, furnishings, assistive technology, environmental modifications, utilities, and other one-time costs; reviewing the lease and other documents, including property rules, prior to signing; developing, reviewing and revising a monthly budget, including a rent and utility payment plan; identifying and addressing housing challenges such as credit and rental history, criminal background, and behaviors; and assistance with resolving disputes.

For more info, contact Caroline Blackmer, Admitting Coordinator

Email:Β cblackmer@arcsomd.org

Phone:Β 240-859-9266

Subscribe To Our
Newsletter

Stay in touch and you'll hear more about The Arc's work, upcoming events, and ways you can take action!

Subscribe

Highlight any text on this site and click the play button to listen.

Skip to content