Advancing Independence for Adults with Disabilities

Welcome to


JESPY House is a nonprofit organization that enables adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) to achieve their full potential and lead independent lives. Our philosophy promotes choice, self-direction and independent community living for our clients.


JESPY House was established


Currently serving adult clients with Intellectual & Developmental disabilities


JESPY House provides constant care for our clients

What JESPY means to
our clients & families

“JESPY House has always been a lifeline for my sister.”

- Nancy F., JESPY family member

“I’m looking forward to having a career.”

- Jordan F.

“I get all the assistance I need. I have options and I’m well accepted.”

- Hillary F.

“I’ve met all kinds of people from different walks of life and I’ve learned from all of them.”

- Ruth C.

Client Joey M. and his mom share their experience and his growing independence during his time at JESPY.

Client Passion C. and her mom express how JESPY has impacted both of their lives.

Latest News

JESPY Media Partners

Upcoming Events

Information coming soon

JESPY Program Calendars

JESPY Annual Reports

During Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, which is this March, JESPY client photographers and artists have their work displayed at Elitist Coffee in South Orange. Photographs and artwork are for sale.

Make a difference in the lives of our clients.


JESPY House is committed to making its programs, services, and buildings accessible to everyone. Automobiles can pull up to designated entrances to safely drop off and pick up clients. Accessible restrooms are available in all JESPY program spaces.