In-home Ownership Communities Specialized Housing, Inc.

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Contact Information

Specialized Housing, Inc.
Contact: David Wizansky, President and Co-Founder
Email Address:
Phone: 617-277-1805
Fax: 617-277-0106

45 Bartlett Crescent Brookline, MA 02446-2220
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location In-home Ownership Communities


Home-ownership, alternative means of housing and long-term care for disabled individuals. Fee: no sliding scale. Provides an evaluation of the housing needs of the applicant in order to develop an appropriate housing model. Counseling services provided to persons who are receiving housing services from SHI only - not to the general public. Serves people with Asperger's Syndrome as well as other developmental disabilities. Specialized Housing provides development services, permitting and legal work, construction supervision, and residential management, including clinical care, financial and physical plant oversight.

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Cooperative Apartments
  • Family Support
  • Job Skills
  • Job Training
  • Personal Care Attendants
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Housing
  • Independent Living
  • Jobs
  • Personal Care
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Chromosome Disorders
  • Developmental Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Williams Syndrome

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: Town of Brookline,Lodging House