United Cerebral Palsy — Texas Home of Your Own Project

Texas Home of Your Own Project

Project Goal
Assist individuals with developmental disabilities (DD) to become homeowners.

Project Summary
This project was proposed to assist individuals with DD to become homeowners. The Texas Home of Your Own project (HOYO) aimed to demonstrate a comprehensive homeownership program in four communities; share knowledge about community partnerships and strategies for homeownership; and work with legislative, lending industry, and social service systems to improve policies and practices that make homeownership possible for persons with DD. HOYO also planned to host conferences on issues related to homeownership for people with DD.

Project Period
Sep 2001 – Aug 2003

Geographic Reach

Orange shape of Texas indicating state wide coverage