'I'm in prison': Disabled Savannahians struggle to find affordable, accessible housing


In 2020, more than half of complaints made to the National Fair Housing Alliance were made because of housing discrimination due to a disability.


Lisa Vollmer shares her painful, frustrating experience of what it is like to live with two medical conditions that make walking and mobility extremely painful. Lisa has been on a quest to find affordable housing without stairs for over two years, leaving her trapped in her second-story apartment.


"I'm just down about this. I'm tired of it. I can't go anywhere and do the things I want to do. It's just awful."


Read the article, here.


 

Our work at 3i HoME is centered around the belief that every individual should have the ability and access to live independently and confidently while maintaining a high-quality life. Our vision is to create Independent community based living options for adults with disabilities through Innovative affordable housing and Integrated support services.

Learn more about our project, here.


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