What we are
Southside Group Homes provides quality community living opportunities to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
We strive to provide the least restrictive supports possible and allow each person we serve the freedom of personal choice.
Distinct set of decor that makes it a real home not an institution. We operate out of a real house in a safe neighborhood in Portsmouth.
We know the importance of families and strive to keep individuals as well as their loved ones happy with our services. We work closely with the family and support staff in order to address all needs and concerns while keeping the best interest of our residents.
We strive to find and keep employees who are experienced and passionate about what they do. They are fully certified and trained. They also pass an extensive screening and background check.
Why Choose Us?
We don’t just provide a roof overhead and residential living supports, we provide a means for individual growth and development through personal choice. Each person lives their lives as freely as possible.
Our support staff provide an environment that allows individuals to make safe, informed choices about how they wish to live. They assist in day to day things such as meal planning, shopping, and other house hold activities.
The residences are located in safe neighborhoods in Portsmouth, Va. They are decorated like residential homes and not facilities. We don’t want to feel like a hospital or a facility. Each resident has their own private room while the living room and kitchen remain a common area for all residence and staff.