Independent Living

First Place–Phoenix is where independence lives and thrives.

Skills that last a lifetime.

Through support services and weekly activities, life at First Place–Phoenix provides a path to more independent living.

  • Money management
  • Household management
  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Nutrition
  • Health & wellness
  • Public transportation navigation

Life maximized.

Prior to move-in and beyond, every step is taken to help residents enjoy a life of possibilities.

  • Prospective resident discovery session prior to move-in
  • Planning session with each resident at move-in
  • Weekly community life activities
  • Life skills training and/or essential activities (e.g., transportation & navigation, meal planning, social integration, career development)
  • Person-centered supports based on individual needs and preferences

Supporting independence.

At First Place–Phoenix, it’s not just about making yourself at home, it’s about making it your own!

  • State-of-the-art residential property with cityscape views
  • Contemporary architecture
  • Spacious kitchens with modern appliances
  • In-home washer-dryer units
  • Modern bathroom design
  • Convenient in-room grab & go stations
  • Utilities (cable, Wi-Fi, electricity, water, trash/recycling)
“You can see the power of community here. It's the first place many residents experience a sense of belonging.”
Nancy Ottmann, Chief Operating Officer, First Place–Phoenix