Money Follows the Person Bridge Subsidy Program
The Money Follows the Person Bridge Subsidy Program is a 3-year tenant-based rental assistance program for eligible participants who are transitioning out of qualified institutions into independent renting through the Money Follows the Person demonstration.
 
Participants pay 30% of their income to rent and utilities and will receive rental assistance through the bridge subsidy for 3 years. After 3 years they will transition onto a Housing Choice Voucher or public housing in the participating jurisdiction.
 
 
Who is Eligible?
  • Adults, age 18 and older
  • Money Follows the Person participants transitioning from a qualified institution into independent renting
  • Brain Injury Waiver participants transitioning from an alternative living unit to independent renting
  • Household income less than $15,000
  • Cannot be a lifetime registered sex offender
  • Cannot have conviction of production of methamphetamine on federally assisted property
     

How to Apply

Contact your Supports Planner
Your supports planner will complete the pre-screening and application for you.
 
Contact Money Follows the Person
dhmh.mfp@maryland.gov
 
Contact the Maryland Department of Disabilities
410-767-3660
housinginfo.mdod@maryland.gov​