How It Works

Our Stomping Ground works closely with our Affordable Housing Partners to help fill set aside units within the apartment complex for persons with Developmental Disabilities (DD). Apartment buildings are close to vital services, such as transportation, grocery stores, retail shops and medical services. As units become available, OSG works with the VA DBHDS (Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services as well as local CSB (Community Service Board) to help identify Friends of Our Stomping Ground most in need who are ready to move to independent living. Once these individuals have been appropriately identified, we assist with their transition to the community and support them through integrative programming.

Our Communities

Gilliam Place

Gilliam Place was our first stomping ground! A beautiful property built by the Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing (APAH), it is located at the corner of Lincoln and Columbia Pike in South Arlington. The family-friendly building has with 173 apartments, eight of which are set aside for adults in the Settlement Agreement Population (SAP). Amenities include access to community centers... Read MoreGilliam Place

Queens Court

Queens Court is located near Lee Highway, I-66, and Wilson Boulevard. The property has 249 affordable units with nine set aside for the Settlement Agreement Population (SAP). Opening this summer, the building has easy access to bus transit, shopping, jobs, amenities, and the Courthouse and Rosslyn Metro stations. Local shopping includes a Safeway and Target. Favorite eating spots include Sou... Read MoreQueens Court

The Arden Housing

    The Arden

    The Arden is located in Alexandria, VA - steps from the Huntington Metro. It's also located 1/2 mile from 495 and Route 1 providing residents with easy access to bus transit routes, shopping, jobs and amenities. The Huntington and PenDaw area is adjacent to Old Town Alexandria and the Mount Vernon bike trail and waterfront. A diverse demographic lends itself to wonderful dining and grocery ... Read MoreThe Arden
    The Waypoint Housing

      The Waypoint at Fairlington

      In partnership with Fairlington Presbyterian Church, Wesley Housing constructed 81 affordable housing units on the beautiful site adjacent to the church. With easy access from 395, it is also less than a half mile from the Bradlee Shopping Center with a post office, two grocery stores (Safeway and Fresh Market) and retail a... Read MoreThe Waypoint at Fairlington
      the cadence community

        The Cadence

        Located in the Buckingham neighborhood of North Arlington with a striking exterior facade, a state-of-the-art multi-purpose room, and adjacent access to Route 50, this property will meet the varying needs and interests of its residents. The Cadence will be a 5-story apartment building 100% reserved for low- and moderate-income households. There will also be 19 for-sale townhomes for sale at ma... Read MoreThe Cadence
        Ovation at Arrowbrook

          Ovation at Arrowbrook

          This community is in Herndon near the Innovation Metro Center.  On-site retail and restaurants, a centrally located Fairfax County, VA location, upscale apartment finishes, and countless community amenities will all be yours when you make Ovation at Arrowbrook your new home.  Each apartment is designed in an eco-friendly manner with Granite countertops, EnergyStar® stainless steel appliances, ... Read MoreOvation at Arrowbrook
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