Maryland Department of Aging Receives National Environmental Award for Durable Medical Equipment Re-Use Program

Award ad announcing the Maryland Durable Medical equipment reuse Program won Community of the Year from The Reusies 2024. Ad promoted by the Maryland Department of Aging.

The Maryland Department of Aging celebrates this #EarthDay with being awarded The Reusies® 2024 Community of the Year Award for its Maryland Durable Medical Equipment Re-Use program (DME).

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The Maryland Department of Aging and 211 Maryland joined forces to increase access to aging and disability information. Maryland Access Point (MAP) is the Maryland Department of Aging's focal point for finding aging services and resources.

A text messaging platform delivers information and resources directly to smartphone devices. Consumers can text MDAging to 898-211 to receive alerts, tips, and resources beneficial to helping older adults and people with disabilities.

211 Maryland is the central connector to health and human services for the State of Maryland, empowering individuals and communities to thrive by linking those with unmet needs to essential resources. As the 24/7/365 access point to vital resources that help individuals and communities thrive, 211 Maryland connects those in need through call center, website, text, and chat to support services for natural and man-made disasters, housing, food, domestic violence, aging and disabilities, tax and utilities, employment, healthcare access, and veterans' affairs.

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