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Fall 2014 Newsletter

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"I just wanted to thank you and all the staff for making Michael’s sleepover a success!"

The House of Possibilities is such an amazing place with equally amazing staff. We are looking forward to some Saturday excursions in the future and maybe another sleepover!

-Grateful, A parent of HOPe


For Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

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HOPe is a state-of-the-art facility that provides support to families having children and adults living with developmental challenges, both cognitive and/or physical by providing high quality programming and weekend respite services, including overnight respite that supports individuals and their families requiring 24/7 care. 

Who We Are...

House of Possibilities (HOPe) is the organization that discovers and celebrates the special in special needs.

What We Do...

We bring to life the ultimate potentiality for children and adults having developmental disabilities while providing much needed relief for their families.

Why It Matters...

Families having children with developmental disabilities are struggling, exhausted and in crisis, with little hope in sight.

Why It’s Better...

HOPe’s free overnight respite and innovative programs put the oxygen mask back on families.


HOPe is a DDS provider and guarantees the standards for care are met.  HOPe received a three year CARF accreditation in 2010 & 2013. Additionally, we are a provider in the Operational Services Division's Non-Profit Purchasing Program List.


HOPe Scholarships

Due to the generosity of the Lisa Vasallo and Dr. Rafael Castro, we have a number of scholarships for Overnight Respite available to those with financial need. If you would like to apply for one of the scholarships, please  click here.

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Hope's Blog: You Before Me

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HOPe Founder Paula Kavolius joins a panel of advocates, leaders,
decision makers and family caregivers at the Caregiver Homes Fall Partners Conference.

HOPe President Paula Kavolius on the Jordan Rich Show

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