Adults ages 21 and over enjoy their lives of quality in stunning group homes (Individual Residential Alternatives, or IRAs) located in residential neighborhoods throughout the Hudson Valley. Each home is chosen based on location, accessibility and functionality for the group of typically five individuals who will reside there. Autism is a lifelong condition and the available, necessary supports change as you move through major life phases. Some people with autism maintain successful careers in demanding fields, but unfortunately statistics show that the majority of adults with autism are unemployed.
The 29 Acres housing development is a safe and dynamic supported living community where adults with Autism (ASD) and other neuro-diversities will live and be supported enabling them to build relationships, feel value, success and happiness in their lives. Only 10% have access to supports to live outside of their family home. 48% of autistic adults report feeling lonely, 57% report feeling depressed. Bringing together the best ideas in housing for adults with autism and other intellectual / developmental disabilities.