Technological Strategies for Innovative Housing Supports
Project Status: Active
Grantee: Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD)
Funding Amount: $150,000 per year for 3 Years
Grant Period: 07/2021 – 06/2024
WHY IS THIS NEEDED?
A large percentage of individuals with IDD have expressed a strong desire to explore options to live in the community in the least restrictive environment. However, they often find that these options may be limited because they need additional support to live independently.
HOW WILL THIS PROJECT HELP?
This project will allow individuals with IDD to live in the setting of their choice through the use of enabling technology.