Housing, jobs and community for adults with developmental disabilities.
 
 

Our Mission:

Empower.

Housing, Jobs & Community for Adults with Developmental Disabilities.

 
 
 
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About us

Our Place Nashville empowers adults with developmental disabilities by providing homes that are affordable, work that is meaningful, and inclusive communities in which to live.

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Did you know

we call our residents with developmental disabilities “friends”? Did you know we have begun integrating older adults into our Friendship Houses, in addition to friends and graduate students? Did you know that we partner with Neighborhood Health to offer medical, dental, emotional and women’s care at $25 a visit or less? Did you know we offer weekly life skills classes to our residents and individuals on our waiting list? Did you know that the parents of our resident friends formed a group that meets monthly to offer support and resources to each other? Did you know . . .

 

100%

of our friends have jobs and/or volunteer

compared to a 17% employment rate in Tennessee for those with developmental disabilities.

 

50

individuals in need of affordable housing are served

in 3 Friendship Houses: 20 friends, 22 graduate students and 8 older adults.

 
 

2

new friendship houses

are scheduled to open in 2020 and 2021.

 

Upcoming Events & Classes

Join us for one of our upcoming events and stay up-to-date on future events. View MORE EVENTS 

 
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carol greiner, parent of friendship house resident

"I want to take this opportunity to tell you how Our Place Nashville has changed our family’s life..."

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Learn about our new and exciting Brick Campaign

This opportunity will allow you to be a part of building something special.