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.
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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.
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.
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’ [...]
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. [...]
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!