In our community-based, fully integrated neighborhoods people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) will live alongside non-disabled residents. Our plan enables I/DD individuals to own or rent their homes like anyone else, living as independently as possible.

Residents will be able to receive the level of care and support they need from watchful neighbors, roommates, personal attendants, agencies of their choice, family members, friends, and others.

In our neighborhoods, all residents will help to ensure that I/DD adults live in a safe, socially inclusive, life-long home, with projected savings to the states and the federal government.

 

An exciting plan for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live among their friends and alongside neighbors who want to make a difference

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Innovative Community Living

“Start by doing what’s necessary, then do what’s possible, and suddenly… you are doing the impossible.” – Francis of Assisi

Home

“No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all the other things in the world.”

-Aristotle

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P.O. Box 7203, Wilmington, DE 19803
ed.gootzait.icl@gmail.com
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