Blake's House of Independence

a vocational rehabilitation center

Who We Are

Jamita Martin is the CEO and Founder of BHI. Her son is severely developmentally delayed under the Autism Spectrum. As her passion grew to advocate for her son, she created an environment where he and others with similar conditions gain specialized training to gain employment and live independently.


We believe that every individual deserves a chance in life and we focus on creating possibilities for individuals with special needs. Seeking employment as young adults with special needs can present unique challenges. 


Blake's House of Independence is a vocational rehabilitation center for adults, 18 and over, with developmental and intellectual disabilities who are transitioning to a full independent and productive life. We build on the uniqueness of each individual to acquire skills for daily living at home, work, recreation, leisure and socialization.

Blake's House Vision

BHI utilizes comprehensive strategies that guide adults with special needs towards life-long independence, purpose and a sense of contribution towards society.We provide job placement and long term training/coaching.


The program also helps facilitate the transition from childhood to adulthood with the focus on independence.

Helping People with Special Needs Succeed

Blake's House Of Independence is higher than the national average with effectively placing people with disabilities. The average time to secure a position is 1-3 months depending on the required training.  Our services are customized for the individual to optimize outcomes.

Areas We Serve

BHI Marietta 

  • Bartow
  • Cherokee
  • Cobb
  • Forsyth
  • Gwinnett
  • North Fulton
  • Paulding

BHI Calhoun 

  • North Georgia Counties 
  • Floyd 
  • Gordan



Blake's House Of Independence 501(c)3

Blake’s House of Independence (BHI) was formed in 2013 to help people with disabilities to maintain

employment and live independently.  This 501(c )3 organization provides innovative programs ad services to

encourage and assist people with special needs.

Want to know more about us and our projects? Use our website to read about the work we have done so far and our plans for the future. Do you like what we do and want to know what you can do to help? Call us at 678-767-2865, our dedicated team will be happy to answer any questions you might have.

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