Get to Know Main Street

Main Street’s mission is to create dynamic opportunities through affordable, inclusive housing and community engagement so people of all abilities can live their best lives.

Join Us

Inclusivity Redefined.  We envision a world where people of all abilities thrive together – are included, feel connected and have abundant choices and opportunities. Your involvement in Main Street as a member, volunteer or donor puts us one step closer to creating this world. Join us today.

Attend an Event

At Main Street, we believe in offering a wide variety of programs to pique everyone’s interests. Members engage in events in the following categories: culture, personal development, social, and wellness, as well as participate in member-led clubs.

Music City Workout

June 8 at 5:00 pm until 5:30 pm

Friday Vibes: Soulfull Night

June 9 at 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm

Coffee with Mama Peace

June 10 at 10:00 am until 11:00 am

Stretching & Flexibility

June 10 at 11:00 am until 11:30 am

Our Stories

More than anything else, Main Street is a community of people with powerful stories to tell. Learn about the story of Jillian and Scott Copeland and of other families who have joined the Main Street movement.

  • Danny, Nicol, Ethan and Jack Copeland

The Copeland Family’s Story

September 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on The Copeland Family’s Story

Main Street is the vision of Jillian and Scott Copeland whose son, Nicolas, has developmental disabilities. Nicolas, now 21, began having seizures at the age of 8 months. While his seizures are currently controlled, Nicolas’ [...]

  • Ashley Thompson rowing in her kayak

Bound for Berlin: A Journey to the World Games

June 2nd, 2023|Comments Off on Bound for Berlin: A Journey to the World Games

A few weeks before the Special Olympics World Games in Berlin, Ashley Thompson is busy with kayaking practices at Black Hill Regional Park, 6 am workouts in the gym, and her part-time job at Wegmans. [...]

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Main Street in the News

Take a look at some of the buzz surrounding our innovative and inclusive community from The Washington Post and other media outlets. There is plenty to catch up on!

Thanks to Our Funders

Main Street has applied for and received grants from the following organizations. We are tremendously grateful to these organizations, and to all of our donors, for their generous support.