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Discover intentional communities. Experience a new world.

Part of an intentional community? Reach new visitors, volunteers, and potential members by joining the map!



Wish you could hold all of these communities in your hand?

The Communities Directory is the book you need! This is the top resource for finding intentional communities and learning about cooperative living.

This epic book includes:

  • 1,200 communities
  • Full-page maps showing where communities are located
  • Charts that compare communities by more than 30 different qualities
  • An easy index to find communities interested in specific pursuits
  • Articles on how to start or join a community, the basics of group dynamics and decision-making, and countless resources to help your community thrive!



Welcome to the new FIC

After 30 years of service to an ever-growing movement, it was time for a change. Learn more about our exciting updates.

New name. We've evolved from the Fellowship for Intentional Community to the Foundation for Intentional Community.

New style. The new look reflects who are today and symbolizes our diverse expanding cooperative movement.

New site. It's easier to find the community resources you need.

Join us as we support community solutions!

Find out how you can help.