the best life
is possible.

Bethesda is a Christian organization that provides homes and other services to people with developmental disabilities to help them live the lives they want.

Neil is supported by Bethesda in Portland, Oregon. For several months, Neil worked with a job developer who guided him through all of the steps necessary to become employed. This past August, Neil’s goal to get a job became a reality.

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We support adults with developmental disabilities in realizing the life they want, through
one-on-one planning.


Possibilities to connect and grow for the people we support and our communities are limitless.


More than 2,900 people currently receive services and supports through Bethesda.


Connecting people of all abilities in more than 100 communities throughout the United States.