National Alliance on Mental Illness
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PLAN of Maryland-D.C., Inc.

What is PLAN?

PLAN was founded in 1985 by families with members who had mental illnesses.  PLAN acts as an extension of the family to support families' efforts to provide their loved ones with critical services not provided by the public benefit programs.

How can PLAN Help You?

PLAN's services are integrated to comprehensively address the needs of the person with a disability.  Services can be thought of in three categories, each of which is further discussed below:

1. Case Management

2. Budgeting/Escrow Account Management Services

3. Trust Services- For families who wish to leave resources for a family member who has a disability without making that family member ineligible for public benefits or for individuals with disabilities who come into resources and who need to shelter those resources in order to maintain eligibility for public benefits.


For more detailed information on PLAN's services and how to contact them see attached document.

Also visit PLAN's website at

Related Files

PLAN of MD-DC Fact Sheet (PDF File)