Author Archives: Residential Services

Dale’s Story of Making Transitions

Continuing our month about transitions, Eula Ott, UCP of Greater Cleveland’s Group Home Program Manager, wrote a piece about Dale, one of our Edendale Home residents. Dale has recently undergone many personal transitions and we wanted to share his story. Dale is a sixty-five year old gentleman who recently celebrated forty-five years of services with […]

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The Diabetes Link

Three things about Diabetes stand out: 1. It is increasing in prevalence. It is estimated that by the year 2200 one in five individuals will be a diabetic. 2. It is treatable. 3. Type 2 Diabetes (about 93% of all diabetes) is completely preventable through exercise and proper diet. Secondary health conditions are a concern […]

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Living Life Independently

The definition of independence varies. The perspectives attached to the term independence also vary. What does it mean to be independent? What does it mean to achieve independence? To Denis, it means living on his own with limited supports in the Parma community. Denis was a resident of the Edendale group home for 17 years. […]

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    Events on July 20, 2014
    • Development Committee Meeting

      Starts: 2:30 pm, July 20, 2014

      Ends: 4:00 pm, July 20, 2014

      Location: UCP of Greater Cleveland

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    • Team UCP at the Cleveland Triathlon

      Starts: 5:30 am, July 27, 2014

      Ends: 12:00 pm, July 27, 2014

      Location: Voinovich BIcentennial Park, Cleveland, OH, United States

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