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20.2. State Disability Resources

Independent Living Services Program
The Independent Living Services (ILS) Program assists people who have significant disabilities to live more independently in their homes and communities. The program provides and arranges needed IL services subject to the availability of funds. The program is also an advocacy program for people with disabilities and their families

Maine Aging and Disability Services
(207) 287-9200 or (800) 262-2232
The Office of Aging and Disability Services (OADS) supports Maine's older and disabled adults by providing Adult Protective, Brain Injury, Other Related Conditions, Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Long Term Care, and Aging and Community services to the people of Maine.

Maine Bureau of Rehabilitation Services
Phone: (800) 698-4440
BRS strives to bring about full access to employment, independence and community integration for people with disabilities.

Maine CITE
Phone: (207) 621-3195
Maine CITE is a statewide program designed to help make assistive and universally designed technology more available to Maine children and adults who have disabilities.

Maine Disability Resources

MaineCare for Workers with Disabilities
Maine Medicaid has a new option that allows someone with a disability to earn more and keep Medicaid. In the past, people lost their Medicaid if they earned too much.

Vocational Rehabilitation
A program that helps people who have disabilities to get and keep a job

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