About Us

The Letter RFounded in Tiffin, Ohio in 1980, Renaissance House, Inc. is a private nonprofit organization established to provide residential services to individuals with developmental disabilities. Renaissance House, Inc. has experienced continuous growth over the past 32 years. From providing services to six men living under one roof, Renaissance House, Inc. has grown to serve more than 130 individuals in a five-county area including Seneca, Hancock, Huron, Erie and Sandusky counties. In most cases, services are provided to people in their own homes. Assistance ranges from intensive 24-hour-per-day care to daily drop-in visits.

Jerry with a lawn mowerThe organization's mission is to enable individuals with disabilities to be cared for in their own homes, enjoy relationships with valued community members and play an important role in society. In support of their mission, Renaissance House, Inc. works with each individual to develop a program that meets their needs for positive relationships, acceptance, love, commitment, and emotional support. Clients are assisted with choosing safe and affordable housing, dressing well, practicing good hygiene and participating in community life. Skills of daily living such as cooking, home maintenance, managing finances, etc. are also taught by our staff.


The foundation of the Renaissance House, Inc. is the staff members who carry out the organization’s mission by effectively delivering services to our clients. Each of our 165 staff members is committed to providing the best possible individualized services to our clients.