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Olympic Neighbors is a start-up nonprofit dedicated to creating home and community for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

We provide affordable housing with 24-hour staff support to adults with IDD in East Jefferson County, Washington . We also offer a series of educational course to adults with developmental disabilities and host community events that bring together people with and without disabilities in a supported environment. We hope to grow our program to serve a larger number of people and to encourage other organizations to develop these much-needed services in areas around the state. 

Olympic Neighbors operates the only Adult Family Home, Hamilton House, in all of Jefferson County for people with IDD. Adult Family Homes:

  •   Are regular houses in a regular neighborhoods
  • Can serve up to six residents in each home
  • Offer low cost rent and assistance with food and utilities
  •  Include 24-hour staff support to help residents with:

  - Hygiene and grooming, shopping and meal preparation, and bill paying,

-  Increasing communication skills,

- Understanding how to share a home with roommates,

-  Engaging in employment, volunteer work or classes,

  - Participation in groups, hobbies, and recreational and spiritual activities,

-  Developing meaningful relationships with others

-  Maintain good physical health

  - And are a cost-effective piece of the solution to helping people with IDD live independently


Olympic Neighbors is a start-up nonprofit dedicated to creating home and community for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

We provide affordable housing with 24-hour staff support to adults with IDD in East…

Issue Areas Include

  • Disability
  • Housing & Homelessness
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties

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Current listings by Olympic Neighbors

JobsLocationDate Posted
Program Supervisor - Entity RepresentativeJefferson County, WAApril 16, 2021

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