Pproperty Development Updates
Property Development Updates

Keep abreast of our progress in
securing property for residential living.

Community of Friends
Community of Friends

Living with your peers is something we all choose to do. Our community will provide friendship as well as a sense of belonging in WNY.

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Community Minded

Whether going to work, volunteering or another day program, our residents will have a chance to better integrate into their larger WNY community through a variety of programs, social events and their own daily living activities.

Welcome Home
Welcome Home

Apartments provide an opportunity for individuals to have their own place, while part of a larger community of friends and like-minded neighbors.

Supported Independence
Supported Independence

By design, built in safeguards will provide that extra measure of security to allow individuals the independence they desire.

Who We Are
Who We Are

Learn a little about who we are as an organization (and who we are not) to see if we might be a fit for you or your loved one.

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On my own but not alone

Our tagline is not just marketing

It’s why Home of My Own was created. Providing independent individuals with developmental disabilities a place to live is only one part of the goal. Making sure they are part of a community helps them thrive.

On my own but not alone

Our tagline is not just marketing

It’s why Home of My Own was created. Providing independent individuals with developmental disabilities a place to live is only one part of the goal. Making sure they are part of a community helps them thrive.

Together We Give. Tuesday, November 24, 2021 - Giving Tuesday

Today’s the day! It’s Giving Tuesday.

Please donate to Home of My Own of WNY as early as possible to obtain the most beneficial matching donation.  You can double your support of our mission by donating at 8:00 a.m. using by clicking here.Facebook is going to…
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Home of My Own Receives Unanimous Approval from the East Aurora Village Board for their First Apartment Community

Home of My Own of WNY received unanimous approval from the East Aurora Village Board for their first apartment community to be built at 300 Gleed Avenue in East Aurora! See the full news story about the plans from WKBW…

Exclusive!

Home of My Own of WNY Embrace the Difference Bracelet

We are excited to announce our partnership with Embrace the Difference and the exclusive Home of My Own of WNY bracelet. Look great while benefitting a good cause or purchase a beautiful bracelet for someone in your life!

Who We Are

A 501(c)(3) status nonprofit charitable corporation in WNY whose focus is to provide inclusive, residential options to adults with developmental disabilities who desire independent living and community engagement with minimal support.

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Our Beliefs

Our mission, vision & values are focused on housing, independence and inclusion.

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Confidence

Building confidence goes hand-in-hand with independence. Whether working, volunteering or just hanging with friends, inclusion builds confidence.

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What do potential residents say?

Jordan Ward

Being able to live on my own is what I really wanted to do. Having my own apartment, like my brother and sisters did is what I want for me.”

Cynthia Munoz

I work at my job three times a week but I want more to do when I’m not working. Hanging out with friends is my favorite thing to do.

Albert Edwards

Moving out alone can be kind of scary, but if I had a roommate or other people like me around I would feel so much better.