Project Independence, Inc.
P.O. Box 297
342 River Street
Hobart, NY 13788


Special Announcement
We have moved to a new location inside the
Community Activity Center located at
342 River Street, Hobart NY.
Our mailing address remains the same.



Project Independence's philosophy is that all individuals, regardless of their race, sex, age, level of functioning, or inability to pay for service provision shall be afforded all opportunities to develop and function as integral members of the  community and society at large.  The primary goal of the agency is to provide a person-centered approach to individualized service provision.  Project Independence provides the more appropriate learning environment and level of supervision to facilitate the individual access to community services, as well as community integration.  Project Independence consistently maintains the integrity of consumer choice, health, safety, and welfare as paramount to the services provided.


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Recreation/Family Support Services

Recreation/Family Support Services is a program of social, recreational and leisure activities that are intellectually and interpersonally stimulating for people between the ages of 5 and 65.







Residential Services

Residential Services has two distinct programs.

Medicaid Services

Service Coordination plays an important role in
improving the quality of life for people who are developmentally disabled and their families. 
It is a service that assists people with developmental disabilities to gain access to necessary services and supports appropriate to the needs of the individual. A Service Coordinator promotes the concepts of choice, consumer satisfaction and individualized supports and services.  This may include helping to find and apply for special funding, serving as a liaison with schools or medical providers or providing guidance regarding living or day program options.