Know. Plan. Act.

Planning for long-term services includes knowing your options, planning wisely, and taking action before a crisis happens.

Begin by exploring your options through this site or scheduling a planning session with a Options Counselor at your local Maryland Access Point office.

Explore Your Options

Learn about long term care supports and services.

Complete the Checklist

How to Prepare for Your Options Counseling Session

Long Term Care Guide

A starter kit to help families begin the discussion about long term care.

Contact Your Local Office

Contact the MAP office in your county to discuss your options and more.

Advance Care Planning

In the event that you cannot make your own medical decisions, it is important to have a plan in place that includes, family, friends, and health care providers.

Assess Your Needs

Not sure how to get started with planning? Take this brief assessment for recommendations on services to search.

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Other Resources

In addition to the many resources found on this site and through your local MAP office, the following resources provide clear information to help you plan for your needs and access available services.