LOW INTENSITY SUPPORT SERVICES:
Fiscal Year 2015
Starting July 1,
2014 there will be significant changes for the 2015 Fiscal Year (FY15) to the Low Intensity Support Services (LISS) program. Please see the information below regarding
the upcoming changes and contact information for DDA to request any additional
In FY 15 Maryland Community Connection (MCC) will serve as the
new LISS provider for Southern Maryland.
The contact information for MCC is as follows:
Maryland Community Connection
4401 Nicole Drive
Lanham, MD 20706
LISS Phone: 301-583-8880
Toll Free: 1-877-622-6688
DDA is also changing the application process and how it
distributes the LISS funds. DDA is
instituting this new process in an attempt to assure fairer access to the
limited LISS funds. Beginning July 1,
2014, DDA will accept applications and funds will be awarded on a lottery
The other change is the maximum amount of
funding for any one individual has been reduced. In the past individuals could
receive up to $3000.00 in LISS funds. Now, $2000.00 is the maximum. This change was
made in order to serve more people.
MCC has scheduled several application assistance sessions.
Please check their website to confirm dates/times/locations.
We hope this information is helpful. For any additional
questions or concerns please visit: http://dda/dhmh.maryland.gov/SitePages/liss.aspx
or email: email@example.com
The Arc of Southern Maryland is proud to have been your LISS
service provider for the Southern Maryland Region.