It’s almost always a mistake to try to be all things to all people. There are a variety of platforms that might be offering a more specialized version of what you need currently.
Global or National Organizations Focused on IC Creation
Networks That Include IC-adjacent Projects (Might Not Include Residences)
Temporary Community as On-site Room & Board Workstay
See also a list from (external site) communityfinders.com 21 specialized directories
See also our list of funders, list of directories of consultants, and list of forums.
Those seeking to join existing communities will benefit from Diane Leafe Christian’s book Finding Community: How to Join an Ecovillage or Intentional Community, also available thru the FIC website.