Your Opinion Counts!

Have an ABLE account? Thinking about opening an ABLE account? 

Join one of our focus groups to provide your feedback! 

ABLE is a savings and investment program for people with disabilities, therefore, the opinions of current and prospective accountholders is essential to the success of the program. We are inviting you to participate in focus groups throughout Maryland. These focus groups give participants the opportunity to:

  • Provide feedback on existing account features
  • Learn about new features and ask questions
  • Tell us your story and how your ABLE account has helped you

Light refreshments will be provided. Each event will last approximately 1.5 hours. The following sessions have been scheduled across the state. To reserve your place, please register using one of the links listed below OR call 443-769-1057. 

Please plan to attend one in your local community: 



Wednesday, August 22nd

1:00 – 2:30pm

Maryland State Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

415 Park Avenue

Baltimore, MD 21201

Metered on-street parking is available and a fee-based parking lot is opposite the library

Register here


Thursday, August 23rd

6:00 – 7:30pm

Workforce and Technology Center – Multipurpose Conference Room

2301 Argonne Drive

Baltimore, MD 21218

Register here



Thursday, August 16th

6:00  7:30pm

The Arc at Market Street

555 South Market Street

Frederick, MD 21701

Register here



Tuesday, August 21st

6:00 – 7:30pm

The Bay Area Center for Independent Living – Holly Center

926 Snow Hill Road

Salisbury, MD 21804

Register here



Wednesday, August 15th

5:30 – 7:00pm

The Arc of Southern Maryland

355 West Dares Beach Road

Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Register here


Conference Call

Wednesday, August 29th

6:00 – 7:30pm

Dial: 1-866-247-6034 

Conference Code: 3437503359

Register here

To reserve your place, please register via the links listed above OR call 443-769-1057. If you need accommodations, please contact us at least ten days in advance at 443-769-1057 or via email at


Now’s the chance to share your ABLE story with others via YouTube! How has your account helped you save?  When you arrive, make sure to indicate your interest on the focus group sign-in sheet—slots will go quickly! Our staff will help you, if desired.