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Longtime friends Simon Kravetz, left, and Chris Corbosiero are applying to room together in an assisted housing complex in Canton for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

In the Farmington Valley, a nonprofit organization aims to break down silos and build bridges in the community through apartment housing. This hour, we learn about Favarh and its unique initiative to build a more integrated living experience for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Watch Amanda Conrad and Lauren Traceski on Fox News TV61 discuss the Favarh Players and their upcoming performance.

Project SEARCH helps young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities learn the social skills they need to find jobs.

Connecticut's approval of $13 million in bonding to establish in the Hartford area a pair of novel, integrated communities where seniors, Millennials and people with intellectual and developmental and other disabilities live side by side could become a national model, advocates and developers say.