About Main Street Professional Membership

Individual professionals and organizations may become Professional Members of Main Street and receive these benefits:

  • Professional development and networking events focused on creating and maintaining inclusive environments (approximately 4-6 Professional Member events annually)
  • LinkedIn group for networking and resource sharing
  • Opportunity to reserve spaces at Main Street for meetings, events, etc. (subject to availability)
  • Professional member profile featured on our website
  • Opportunity to highlight your programs in our monthly newsletter (space permitting)
  • Special rate for Activity and Wellness memberships for all employees
  • Opportunity to be a speaker/present to the highly engaged Main Street community
  • Chance to be a part of something EXTRAORDINARY – a movement that is transforming lives!

Membership Fees

Professional membership fees are paid annually at a rate dependent on the size of your organization.

Size of Organization Annual Membership Fee
Individual $75
2-5 Employees $125
6-10 Employees $175
11+ Employees $250
Become a Professional Member
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Main Street Professional Members

Alliance Pediatrics takes a collaborative and individualized approach to every client we encounter. Our therapists are committed to using results-oriented approaches. Individualized plans are derived from research and clinical practice that support success outcomes. Families and schools can expect their clinicians to incorporate applied behavior analysis, cognitive behavior therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and other evidence-based practices. Our goal is to collaborate with families, schools and community members as they progress towards fulfillment, purpose and overall health.

The Arc Montgomery County connects people of all ages and abilities with their communities to build inclusive and fulfilling lives.

Customized commercial real estate brokerage and consulting services focused on tenant representation, site acquisition and sales.

Theatre for an Inclusive World
ArtStream’s classes, workshops, and performing companies for people with IDDs – including autism – fuel each student’s imagination, creativity, and focus. Newly discovered talents and capabilities improve self-esteem, poise, and confidence that extend into their daily lives. All students are valued for their creative contributions. ArtStream’s encourages students to discover their creativity and strengths and perform with confidence!

Assisting Hands is a private duty home assistance company providing CNA to support families caring for a loved one.

Bethesda Magazine is the magazine for people living in Bethesda and the surrounding towns. Lively, entertaining and informative, Bethesda Magazine covers the topics that are interesting and important to Bethesda-area residents, including restaurants, real estate, home design and décor, community issues (e.g., schools, traffic, development), arts and entertainment, and people. Bethesda Magazine is published six times a year and is available in print and as a digital edition.

B’nai Israel Congregation is a dynamic, warm, welcoming and inclusive Conservative synagogue committed to the spiritual growth of our members. Our community is grounded in the core values of Judaism: study of our tradition, worship of God, social action, and concern for the needs of the Jewish people, here, in Israel, and worldwide.

Community in Christ is a ministry of inclusivity that facilitates conversations and activities to help people discover and enrich their spiritual lives. Through accommodating, multi-sensory, adaptive experiences, individuals can create sacred rhythms in their daily lives. Through regional networking, those who desire to join a faith group or church will be assisted to do so.

Creative Outlets Arts Center seeks to provide the community with opportunities and resources to engage in arts based learning and healing.

Align your real estate with your business goals. We think beyond space to get occupiers the best results.

When given the right tools, every child can become the best version of themselves. We empower children during their formative years to adopt a growth mindset, improve themselves holistically, and positively impact others.

The mission of the Down Syndrome Network of Montgomery County is to empower and support individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community through education, information, public awareness and advocacy.

Dragone Realty Investments is a real estate company engaged in the acquisition, rehabilitation, and management of multifamily communities in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area.

We were founded on the realization that banks were largely failing their communities because they were simply not part of them. So with a desire to change that, we set a new standard for banking. These standards are the reason we’ve become the go-to community bank in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC, and we hope to continue serving the people and businesses around us.

Scott Spector, Owner & Digital Accessibility Consultant @ Enabled Digital

Real estate professionals at TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

We provide health coaching, fitness coaching, and life skills coaching to persons with ALL abilities.

Voted 2020’s Best for Washington Families Best Physical Therapy and Practice, Best Pediatric Occupational Therapist and Practice, and Runner-Up Best Special Needs Camp, Fitness for Health is the DC area’s premier therapeutic exergaming facility. Our novel, evidence-based and unparalleled approach to therapy utilizes cutting-edge, state-of-the-art equimpent. We offer an exciting, fun, and safe environment where children and adults can develop the motivation and confidence to learn new motor skills, take on new challenges, and improve fitness, strength, body and kinesthetic awareness, self-confidence, self-esteem, and more. For over 30 years, founder Marc Sickel has worked with equipment manufacturers to design fun, multi-sensory programs that are adapted to each person’s unique stage of development and skill level. Featured in O Magazine, Fox News, Forbes.com, Bethesda Magazine, and The Today Show, the Fitness for Health team is helping children and adults maximize their physical potential.

Since 1926, the Chamber has provided valuable support to business owners throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area. Today, our Chamber is dynamic, nimble and connected to the diverse range of businesses and employees that work, live and play in our region.

Specializing in assessment, treatment and interventions for children and adults with complex developmental and learning challenges – and the families that love them.

Helene has been an avid yoga practitioner for the past ten years and is a certified yoga instructor in the Vinyasa Yoga style (RYT-200). Yoga has not only transformed her body, but her mind and spirit as well. As a teacher, Helene hopes to impart the transformative powers of yoga to her students. Through her vigorous flow classes, Helene helps students to focus on breath, alignment, physical strength and flexibility. Helene takes a hands-on approach to teaching through both verbal cuing and physical adjusting, while creating a challenging and safe environment for students at all levels.

The Help in the Home team is comprised of caring professionals who strive to provide the support you need to ensure a happy and healthy lifestyle.

Our goal is to encourage healthy living and human connection so our clients can enjoy a life characterized by purpose and dignity. We serve Adults 18+ whose diagnoses include but are not limited to: bi-polar disorder, depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, dual diagnosis, borderline personality disorder, pervasive development disorder (PDD), autism spectrum disorder.

Our Supported Living Community is an excellent option for Adults 18+ that need something other than a group home or psychiatric residential treatment program.

For individuals living outside of our Supported Living Community, we can offer Individual Support Services. These services can include family consultation, clinical case management, teaching clients daily living and self-care skills and documentation of client’s progress regarding skills learned and services received.


Hoos For Data is a 501(c)3 organization that provides pro-bono support to other non-profits in advanced analytics, applied AI, and machine learning projects to help them accomplish their missions and make a positive contribution to our communities.

Dr. Ifeoma C. Thompson is a psychiatrist in Jessup, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center and University of Maryland Capital Region Health Prince George’s Hospital Center. She received her medical degree from University of Nigeria Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.

ILO helps families create supportive communities to facilitate networks of support for adults with disabilities to enable them to live independently. We do this by developing teams of paid and unpaid individuals for our self-advocates as they move out of their family houses into their own homes.

JK Therapy is a pediatric occupational therapy (OT) practice working with children of all abilities helping to further develop new skills, grow potential, and build confidence in fun and motivating ways. We specialize in therapy for children with sensory processing, low muscle tone, motor planning, fine motor, executive functioning, and other needs.

Jubilee’s support helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Montgomery County, Maryland live their best lives.

Leora is a professional matchmaker who also provides coaching and other related services.

Manna’s mission is to end hunger through food distribution, education, and advocacy. Together with our tremendous volunteers, donors, and partners we are fighting hunger, feeding hope, and helping our neighbors get back on their feet.

MOCO Movement Center is a fully inclusive pediatric therapy practice and athletic movement center. We offer movement classes for children of all ages and abilities and provide therapy services to support their function. MOCO’s proprietary method, Applied Functional Therapy, takes evidence-based physical, occupational and speech therapy out of the clinic and integrates it into real life activities to help your child achieve better functional outcomes.

The Montgomery Coalition for Adult English Literacy (MCAEL) strengthens the countywide adult English literacy network to support a thriving community and effective workforce.

The alliance of nonprofits serving Montgomery County
We work to strengthen the nonprofit sector serving Montgomery County, Maryland, through leadership development, organizational capacity building, and peer-to-peer networking and support; increase the visibility of nonprofits and the work they do; and influence progress through advocacy and strategic partnerships.
OTIK Health Care Services is a Residential Service Agency and DDA service provider. We are licensed both by Office of Health Care Quality and Developmental Disabilities Administration of the Maryland Department of Health. We offer unique premier residential and personal support services to adults living in the Central and Southern region of the State of Maryland. At OTIK, we are pensionable about people living their best life. We support and help individuals achieve their dreams by providing exceptional services. We create value, and we are not satisfied until our clients achieve the highest level of satisfaction.

For almost forty years, we have walked beside our clients on their lifelong financial journeys. Our reputation has been solidified by our caring culture, exceptional service and ability to deliver. Our holistic Master Plan approach incorporates your vision of an ideal financial future while evolving with the ages and stages of life. Together, we build a solid, supported plan that enables you to better enjoy life’s journey – peace of mind included.

Sharp Insight, LLC is an evaluation firm that supports non-profits, foundations, and public sector agencies in measuring and strengthening their impact. We help organizations effectively use their data to learn, improve, and communicate their success. At Sharp Insight, we help mission-driven organizations measure and strengthen the quality and impact of their programs.

Each year, Special Olympics Maryland – Montgomery County (SOMO) offers more than 500 competition and practice opportunities, across 23 sports, for over 600 Special Olympics athletes in Montgomery County.

Spirit Club Foundation’s mission is to make fitness accessible for people with disabilities.

The Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives’ mission is to serve as a coordinating office for the governor that connects Marylanders to economic, volunteer, and human service opportunities through government, business, and nonprofit partners. To address that core mission, the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives outreach efforts encompass the state’s geographic areas, ethnic groups, and faith communities.

Stepping Stones Therapy is a pediatric speech-language and occupational therapy practice in Bethesda, Maryland that provides comprehensive evaluations and treatment to children of all ages.

Dr. Tova Rubin is a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice. Dr. Rubin brings a unique awareness and ability to “listen between the lines” to her work that allows her to shine a light on areas of relationships and patterns of communication.

Upcounty Community Resources, Inc. (UCR) is a private, non-profit organization that believes we are enriched by all persons in our community. We promote the full inclusion of persons with developmental and intellectual differences into every aspect of community life.

Virescent partners with nonprofits to strengthen their organization and improve their ability to achieve their mission. Virescent’s sole focus on capacity building includes actionable planning, seizing targeted growth opportunities, elevating board governance, and providing hands-on implementation support.

Financial Advisory with a focus on families with family members with developmental differences

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