The resource and advocacy organization by and for people with disabilities in Anne Arundel & Howard Counties in Maryland.

The resource and advocacy organization by and for people with disabilities in Anne Arundel & Howard Counties in Maryland.

The resource and advocacy organization by and for people with disabilities in Anne Arundel & Howard Counties in Maryland.

The resource and advocacy organization by and for people with disabilities in Anne Arundel and Howard Counties in Maryland.


Our Mission


To maximize the independence of people with disabilities, so they enjoy self-directed, productive lives.


Who We Serve


ARI serves people of all ages with all disabilities within Anne Arundel and Howard Counties in Maryland.


What We Do


We provide services to enhance our Consumers’ quality of life and strengthen their support systems. All of our services are designed to help people with disabilities take part in and contribute to their communities.

Visit our About Page to learn more about our history, our staff and our Board.

Additional Programs

Veteran's Self Directed Services
Housing Navigation
Assistive Technology

Independent Living is not doing things by yourself. It is being in control of how things are done.

Judy Heumann

Affiliations

ARI is a proud member of the following organizations.

Updates & Events

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Upcoming Events

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Meet Up #1: Our Pandemic Survival Plan

Meet Up #1: Our Pandemic Survival Plan

Mar 31, 11:00am - Mar 31, 12:00pm

https://www.gotomeet.me/ARINOW/ourpandemicsurvivalplan1 Map

Join us to kickstart a community conversation around
#OurPandemicSurvivalPlan. This is a virtual opportunity to connect, support, and problem-solve with your neighbors!

As a Center for Independent Living serving the disability community we are a hub of information and resources. This hub works because of you! Accessible Resources for Independence invites individuals with disabilities living in Howard and Anne Arundel Counties, their families, and regional service providers to come together virtually as we navigate this unprecedented crisis. Together, we will get through this and become even stronger!

We are hosting 2 Virtual Meet-Ups, one on 3/31 and one on 4/3! Join us for one or both. Bring your questions, share your resources, and support your neighbors! We can't wait to connect with you!

Instructions for joining the 3/31 meeting below:
Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone at
www.gotomeet.me/ARINOW/ourpandemicsurvivalplan1
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (408) 650-3123
Access Code: 489-003-109
New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: global.gotomeeting.com/install/489003109

Have questions or need accommodations? Contact Audrey Sellers at asellers@arinow.org or (443) 713-3915.
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Meet Up #2: Our Pandemic Survival Plan

Meet Up #2: Our Pandemic Survival Plan

Apr 3, 1:00pm - Apr 3, 2:00pm

https://www.gotomeet.me/ARINOW/ourpandemicsurvivalplan2 Map

Join us for our 2nd virtual meeting kickstarting a community conversation around #OurPandemicSurvivalPlan. This is a virtual opportunity to connect, support, and problem-solve with your neighbors!

As a Center for Independent Living serving the disability community we are a hub of information and resources. This hub works because of you! Accessible Resources for Independence invites individuals with disabilities living in Howard and Anne Arundel Counties, their families, and regional service providers to come together virtually as we navigate this unprecedented crisis. Together, we will get through this and become even stronger!

We are hosting 2 Virtual Meet-Ups, one on 3/31 and one on 4/3! Join us for one or both. Bring your questions, share your resources, and support your neighbors! We can't wait to connect with you!

Instructions for joining the 4/3 meeting below:
Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone at
www.gotomeet.me/ARINOW/ourpandemicsurvivalplan2
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (571) 317-3122
Access Code: 633-512-157
New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: global.gotomeeting.com/install/633512157

Have questions or need accommodations? Contact Audrey Sellers at asellers@arinow.org or (443) 713-3915.
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Housing Info Session for Individuals with Disabilities

Housing Info Session for Individuals with Disabilities

Apr 16, 6:30pm - Apr 16, 8:00pm

Accessible Resources for Independence1406-B Crain Hwy S, Ste 206Glen Burnie, MD21061 Map

This valuable info session will cover the range of housing options for individuals with disabilities living in Anne Arundel and Howard Counties. Topics include housing options, how to find a good roommate, fair housing, home modifications, homeownership, and more. Application assistance will be provided. This info session is specific to Anne Arundel and Howard Counties. Space is intended for individuals with disabilities and their family members.

For RSVPs, accommodations, or questions, contact Angela Jacob at (443) 713-3911 or ajacob@arinow.org. Please register by 4/14 and request accommodations by 4/9.
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