If you are a young adult with a health condition or disability, finding a place that is safe, accessible, and within your budget may take some time and effort. Start thinking about what your needs are, how much you can afford, and if you will need any support. Options for living more independently include:
To learn more about supported living, group homes, or overnight-staffed residences for people with developmental disabilities, contact your local Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) office for a list of service providers in your area. If you have a physical disability and need supports for independent living contact Home Care.
If you have mobility challenges, you may need to make changes to an existing or new home to meet your needs. There may be funding to help you make these changes.