Empowered at Gracious Grounds

Before you begin, we realize that if you are here on this website, you are searching for the best possible future for an amazingly unique person in your life.

We want to help you on your journey and highly suggest that you watch the following overview video to gain a valuable insight from some of the parents, residents and the staff about the amazing experience that Gracious Grounds has to offer.

Community Involvement

We believe that all people are defined by their own strengths, abilities and inherent value. Gracious Grounds encourages residents to be involved in their community and make meaningful connections and lifelong friendships by offering services to the community and connecting with community leaders (Church Leaders, Rotarians, Business Leaders) and neighbors.

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Employability Skills/Opportunities

Many residents attened classes, hold paid jobs and volunteer at area business throughout the community. We encourage our residents to obtain the necessary skills and educational training to become gainfully employed. We believe that our residents have fundamental moral, civil and constitutional rights to be fully included and actively participate in all aspects of society.

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Gracious Grounds


Residents and staff alike are engaged with making the atmosphere welcoming and inclusive. We offer opportunities for Guests, Mentors, College Students and the community to volunteer their gifts and talents at Gracious Grounds. We believe our residents are entitled to the respect, dignity, equality, safety, and security accorded to other members of society.


Daily Living Skills

Residents will be responsible for tasks, such as taking care of their rooms, their meals, the care and upkeep of the property, while acquiring crucial daily living skills.

Academic Learning

Lifeling learning will be promoted by creating opportunities the focus on the individual needs of each resident.


Gracious Grounds is committed to nurturing the spiritual well-being of our residents.

Beyond Expectations

In plain words, we just want out residents to live a meaningful and fulfilling life wherever they live work or play.

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Gracious Grounds

We depend upon the generosity of philanthropic individuals, foundations and organizations to help us maintain the quality of life our residents deserve.