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Our Location

Hyattsville, Maryland

About Us

We Are In A Mission To
Improve the Quality of Life

My Own Place, Inc. is dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities by empowering them in their quest for independency. Our organization works hard to ensure that each person’s standard of living reflects their unique choices, preferences, and aspirations while always striving towards cultivating a vibrant environment where no one feels left behind or forgotten.

With our collective support they can achieve the independence they strive for – so let us come together to help them move towards their goals!

We Care

Doing Whats Right

At My Own Place, Inc., we strive to make sure that each person with an intellectual or developmental disability lives a life of dignity and empowerment. Our team is dedicated to creating dynamic environments where everyone feels seen, heard, and supported in their aspirations for independence. We believe all individuals should have the opportunity to determine what success looks like for them.

We support people with disabilities through person centered planning, respect, independence, dignity, assistive technology, residential services, and even rehab services, all while we empower and encourage self advocacy, support, and assist with daily living skills.

We strive to makes sure everyone has the opportunity to grow in an encouraging environment where no one feels overshadowed or forgotten and provide people with intellectual and developmental disabilities a place and life of their own. 

Our Staff

A Qualified, Experienced, and Well Trained Staff

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Board of Directors

Our dedicated Board of Directors

We are hiring passionate Registered Nurses Direct Support Professionals Interested in changing lives?

Our Fun fact

You Have The Power Today To Change Tomorrow

My Own Place is dedicated to being sensitive to the needs of the individuals we serve. We are committed to designing and providing the support and services to meet each individual’s needs.


Help Us

Your Donation Can Change Someone’s Life

Our funding source comes from Medicaid Home and Community Based Waiver for people with IDD, but with your gracious contributions, we can continue to provide assistance on an even LARGER scale.

Just like you, adults diagnosed with disabilities such as down syndrome or cerebral palsy often struggle to live independently. They depend on us for support but we need your help so they can continue getting it!

Hyattsville, Maryland

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Upcoming Events

Work With My Own Place

Join our team and help make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities. There are many ways to get involved, from providing direct services to participating in fundraisers and awareness-raising activities.

From The Blog

Updates & Information

Read on to learn more about intellectual and developmental disabilities like down syndrome and cerebral palsy. These disorders can present a number of challenges, but with the right support and guidance, people with these intellectual and developmental disabilities can lead happy and fulfilling lives.

We accept Many types of donations

Every bit counts! We accept vehicle, land, home, and monitary donations. Fill out the form below to get started. Thank you,

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