Julia Miller

Julia Miller

The Best Mistake We Ever Made: Julia Miller is a student, a gardener, a paper crafter, a community volunteer.  She has goals for her life and is committed to pursuing them.  She wants to be able to make her own decisions based on what is important to...
Nicky Mineart

Nicky Mineart

A Life-Saver  My name is Alvin Nicholas Mineart, Jr. Everyone calls me Nicky. I am 23 years old; my birthday is in March, and I live in Columbia, Md. Self-Directed Services has been a life-saver for me!  When I was in school, I did everything: classes, after...
Carol’Ann Alphin

Carol’Ann Alphin

Carol’Ann’s life is enriched by enriching others.  Having Down Syndrome has never kept her “down”, because she enjoys cheering others “up”. Often, after many of her personal contacts, she exclaims ” I think I made their...
Lucy Carter

Lucy Carter

Lucy has severe epilepsy and cognitive impairments. Lucy is living her dreams!She averages between 2-4 seizures each day and has too many other health issues to enumerate. Just staying vertical and reasonably healthy is a challenge for both Lucy and her family. Lucy’s...
“Rockie” Davis

“Rockie” Davis

Out and About & Scary Movies! My name is Bobbie Renee Davis but everyone calls me Rockie. Because I am self directing I have a one-on-one (that is also my friend) and a van so I can do anything I want. I love living at home where I can workout with my own weights...