Category Archives: Blog

Team Sankovic at the Race to Empower

This week’s blog post was written by Alexandra Sankovic, the sister of Julia, one of our Children’s Services clients. Read below as Alexandra shares her experience about completing last year’s Race to Empower with Julia. I’ve never seen anybody work as hard as my sister, Julia. Julia is such a fighter. She wants to do...
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Get Involved in the Race to Empower!

Are you looking to participate in the Race to Empower on May 4th? Whether or not you are an athlete, there are plenty of ways to be involved! You can…                     RACE: We strive for this race to be all inclusive, which is why we offer...
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Staff Perception On Working With People With Disabilities

  In honor of National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, two UCP of Greater Cleveland staff members, Lora Onafuwa, the Adult Day Support Lead at the Westlake facility, and Lakissha Cloud, the Vocational Services Float, share their experiences about working with adults with disabilities. Why did you decide to work with people with disabilities? Lora: When...
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Developmental Disability Awareness and Advocacy Day – March 4, 2014

This week’s blog post was written by two parents whose children receive therapy services at UCP of Greater Cleveland. They both attended the Developmental Disability Awareness and Advocacy Day on March 4 in Columbus. Read on to hear about each of their experiences at this inspiring event. Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 was Developmental Disabilities (DD)...
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In the Spotlight – Emily

When people think about education, they might think about children sitting in desks being taught reading, writing and arithmetic. Merriam-Webster defines the word education as “the knowledge, skill, and understanding that you get from attending a school, college, or university.” However, this definition is not all encompassing: not all education is done in a typical...
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    Events on April 23, 2014

    • Finance Committee Meeting

      Starts: 8:30 am, April 23, 2014

      Ends: 10:00 am, April 23, 2014

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