Ages Served: 
Adults, 21 or older
Areas Served: 
9 counties of the Eastern Shore of Maryland
Fees: 
Fees vary, based on services
Hours of Operation: 
Monday- Friday, 9am-5pm

Deaf Independent Living Association, Inc.

Purpose: 
To promote access to the services and resources for the Eastern Shore residents who are deaf or hard of hearing and provide opportunities for full participation in all aspects of community life
Services Provided: 

DILA offers a variety of services, including employment support, residential support, information and referral and communication resources, for Eastern Shore residents with hearing loss. Above all DILA strives to promote active, independent living among the people we serve. Our Communication Center is equipped with leading-edge telecommunications equipment including a Captioned Telephone (CapTelâ„¢) and TTYs (text telephones). The center also offers Video Relay Service (VRS), a technology that enables sign language users to converse in their native language with the person they are calling. Interpreting services and community employment services also provided.

Eligibility: 
Deaf and hard-of-hearing adults, 21 or older
Street Address: 
806 Snow Hill Road
Salisbury, MD 21804
Contact: 
Stephanie James, Director of Community Programs
410-742-5052 (V/TTY) & 443-365-2645 Videophone
FAX: 
410-543-4874