The Village of Merici

Indianapolis-Based Organization Fosters Independent Living Photography Provided What began as a book club for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) has blossomed into a community for individuals who wish to live independently, yet require supportive services. The Village of Merici, located on the old Fort Benjamin Harrison campus in Indianapolis, offers residents an affordable place to call home and a program for community integration. It is named after Angela Merici, the patron saint of those with disabilities. The seed for the organization was planted in 2005 when a group of parents came together to discuss concerns regarding what would … Continue reading The Village of Merici