JFGH offers multiple residential options promoting independence, choice, community inclusion and dignity.
Group Homes/Alternative Living Arrangements (ALUs)
JFGH operates 20 homes in Montgomery (MD) and Fairfax (VA) counties. Group homes and ALUs are staffed with direct support professionals who are available 24/7. Support includes, but is not limited to: assistance with personal needs, household chores, food shopping and preparation, recreational activities and assistance accessing medical providers within the community.
In-Home Supports Programs
Be independent with a home to call your own! Lease MyPad is JFGH’s newest housing initiative and is an opportunity for individuals with developmental disabilities and/or chronic mental illness to live on their own, on their own terms. JFGH is offering below-market rent to eligible applicants to help make this a reality. Residents in this program will receive 2-8 hours of supports. Private pay is the only funding option accepted for this program.
Mary and Charles Oshinsky Apartment Program (OAP)
OAP is designed for adults with developmental disabilities and/or chronic mental illness who are able to live independently but would benefit from drop-in support. Supports include, but are not limited to: money/budget management, food shopping/preparation and organization. OAP residents participate in social, recreational and religious events facilitated by JFGH.
Henry and Alice Greenwald Personal Supports
In the Henry and Alice Greenwald Personal Supports Program, individuals and/or their families own or rent the home where they reside. JFGH oversees the management of staff and counseling services, according to the individual’s needs. Support may include assistance with: personal needs, household chores, food shopping and accessing medical providers within the community.