Residents and Transition Academy students at First Place–Phoenix are proudly proving that adults with autism and/or other intellectual/developmental disabilities can thrive independently in a home they call their own.

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Supportive housing for adults with autism, Down syndrome and other neurodiversities with all the benefits of community-connected, independent living.

Transition Academy

A structured clinical program designed for adults with autism that helps build crucial independent living and career-readiness skills.
“Julia loves First Place and her friends and activities. Her maturity and independence are at an all-time high. We can’t believe how Julia is thriving and are beyond thrilled that she is so well-situated there.”
Paula, Mom of Julia, First Place–Phoenix Resident