The Maryland State Department of Human Resources (DHR) has partnered with Vehicles for Change to implement a Transportation Assistance Program (TAP), which will provide vehicles statewide to help current and former Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA) recipients maintain employment.

Qualifications for receiving a VFC car through TAP:

  • You must be eligible to receive TCA
  • You must have a job that is accessible to public transportation
  • You must have non-traditional work hours
  • You must face excessive travel time with public transportation
  • You must have a valid driver’s license
  • You must be capable of providing proof of employment
  • You must be working a minimum of 30 hours per week

Contact your DSS caseworker or a TAP coordinator through your local DSS office for more information.