Specialized Housing, Inc.
Supporting Adults with Developmental, Intellectual, and Related Disabilities 
Since 1983

New House in South Portland, Maine at 14 E Street
A Home-ownership program

Opening in April 2018
    Do not miss this opportunity!  ONLY 3 units remain

Contact Mary Chris Semrow  mcsemrowshi@gmail.com  207-712-0289

More information below

Under Construction

Opening April 2018

3 units remain

Contact us for a tour of our 20 E Street home 
Established in May 2010

Portland Press Herald article about second Maine program
see Update tab
Join the core group of families and residents as they design a home in South Portland for 10 residents.

14 E Street will be a place for adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities to live together in a home they or their family own where they can achieve greater independence and be supported by caring staff.

           What do residents like about living here?

                                     Gaining new skills
                                     Reduced loneliness people experience living alone
                                     Security and Safety
                                     Pride of Ownership
                                     Strong sense of community

         Why do parents consider this program?

       Limited alternatives to living at home
             Aging parents need to make a lasting plan
               Desire for a community/family like setting
vs. living alone
             Lack of funding or unlikely funding from
State/Federal Programs
                  Security of residence - not subject to whims
of a landlord