Who We Are
Resources for Human Development is a national human services nonprofit with the broadest possible service mission, and specializes in creating innovative, quality services that support people of all abilities wherever the need exists. Founded in 1970, RHD supports more than 160 human service programs across the country, serving tens of thousands of people every year with caring and effective programs addressing intellectual and developmental disabilities, behavioral health, homelessness, addiction recovery and more.
In its long and rich history, RHD has founded and supported a diverse array programs that meet different needs in different places. But in every RHD program we work together to uphold the RHD values and the RHD legacy of excellence in service delivery by treating people with respect and dignity, and by tailoring services to best meet the needs of the people we serve.
-Marco Giordano, RHD CEO
RHD’s mission is to provide caring, effective, and innovative services that empower people of all abilities as they work to achieve the highest level of independence possible and build better lives for themselves, their families and their communities. From providing residential services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, people with mental health challenges, people in addiction recovery and people experiencing homelessness to job training, assisted transportation, and crisis intervention, RHD provides individualized, quality assistance to person-centered, trauma-informed programs across the country.
RHD prides itself on its history of innovation, not only in the services we offer but also in our management approach rooted in RHD’s Values. RHD is committed to the fundamental value of dignity and respect for all human beings, to the empowerment of our consumers and staff, and to the flexibility to meet the changing needs of all our partners and those we serve.
Join Us! RHD is always interested in talking with provider organizations who might consider coming under the umbrella of RHD services. If you would like to talk about mergers and affiliation activities, please contact M&[email protected]