Department of Public Relations & Community Affairs
Office of Disability Issues
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Persons needing assistance due to disability should contact the Washington County Office on Disability Issues at 240-313-2077 V/TDD.

Disability Advisory Committee
Public Relations & Community Affairs

The Office on Disability Issues (ODI) helps ensure equal rights under law for people who have disabilities in Washington County. The Office enforces Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act within County Government, to guarantee that all County programs and activities are open to, and usable by, all County Citizens.

The Office acts as an information and referral service for all disability-related matters in Washington County, Maryland, and is the local representation for the Maryland Department of Disabilities.

The Office is the official County Government laiason with the Washington County Disabilities Advisory Committee (DAC), which provides advice and Guidance to the Board of County Commissioners on matters of interest and concern to our citizens who have disabilities.