On My Own
The mission of On My Own is to provide training to adults with disabilities to support the attainment of independent living skills, overall employability, job sustainability, and community engagement with the overarching goal of successful employment and independent living.
Millions Dream of Having A Job and Living Independently, But Sadly...Some Never Will
On My Own is passionate about changing the way adults with disabilities are perceived in the community and in the workplace by demonstrating to others that a disability is not a limitation, but a gift.
On My Own’s independent living skills and job training programs are helping to pave the way for individuals with disabilities to create a life of independence and freedom. through the fulfillment of being employed.
Our Foundational Beliefs
A Will To Win
Every day On My Own will exhibit a will to win in our community, in our marketplace, and in the lives of all who cross our path.
The founders of On My Own are blessed to be the parents of an beautiful daughterwith a disability. As parents, they share this beautiful and challenging journey with many of you! Kristi Messer, Hannah’s mother and CEO of On My Own, strives to create opportunities for personal and professional growth for all adults with disabilities. Through years of advocacy, training opportunities, and unconditional love, Hannah has successfully maintained employment for more than four years at Publix and at Nova Southeastern University. The concept of On My Own was born out of a desire to replicate Hannah’s success and provide critical hands-on activities, training, education, and social engagement to other adults with disabilities. On My Own is excited, passionate, and determined to help adults with disabilities achieve dreams they never thought possible!
WHY SUPPORT US?
Independent Living Skills Training
On Site Job Skills Training
Independent Living Housing Opportunities
On My Own is currently looking at housing solutions to provide alults with disabilities the opportunity to live independently and experience the freedom they deserve.