Bay Area CIL provides individuals, with disabilities, the five core services of advocacy, information and referral, independent living skills, peer support, youth transition, and nursing/rehabilitation transition.

Assistive Technology

Bay Area CIL provides funding resources through our Independent Living and Assistive Technology (ILAT)  program sponsored by the Division of Rehabilitative Services (DORS). 

Bay Area CIL works with Maryland Technology Assistance Program (MD TAP) to provide temporary portable ramps to those individuals who need wheelchair access to their homes.

Announcing iDrive Maryland

Expanding access to affordable vehicle loans for Marylanders with disabilities, particularly those in rural areas of the state, via low-interest rates, flexible lending criteria, and expanded repayment terms.

For more information, contact the Maryland Department of Disabilities at Financial Loan Program at 1-800-832-4827 or email