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Feds Look To Boost Disability Employment

A new advisory committee is in the works that will be tasked with helping government officials improve job prospects for people with developmental disabilities across the country. The U.S. Department of Labor is soliciting nominations for individuals to serve on the panel known as the National Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals […]

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2014 Plain Dealer Good News Giving Contest

Vote for UCP of Greater Cleveland in the 2014 Plain Dealer Good News Giving contest! Last year UCP of Greater Cleveland was voted as one of the top twenty organizations and received $10,000 as well as valuable advertising and a feature article. This year, voting is a little different. Please help our agency be a […]

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Upcoming Events at UCP

UCP of Greater Cleveland has many upcoming fall community fundraising and awareness events, all great ways to become more involved with the agency and support the children and adults served by UCP’s programs. Whether you are interested in poker, running, football or eating delicious food, there is something for everyone. Please consider attending one or […]

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Nearly 8 In 10 Kids Don’t Get Developmental Screenings

The vast majority of American children may not be receiving recommended screenings for developmental delay, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. In a government survey, parents of 79 percent of young children reported that they had not been asked to participate in screening efforts in the previous year. This, despite recommendations that […]

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Back to School Planning

As school resumes, every parent is busying preparing their child for the school year. But parents of a child with a disability have a little extra planning to do. Click the link below for tips and resources on various topics such as preparing for preschool, transitioning into elementary school and having effective IEP meetings. http://www.mychildwithoutlimits.org/plan/education-planning/

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    Events on October 5, 2014
    • Browns Tailgate Fundraiser

      Starts: 12:30 pm, October 5, 2014

      Ends: 2:30 pm, October 5, 2014

      Location: Harry Buffalo, 18605 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH, United States

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    Events on October 8, 2014
    • BAC Cocktail Reception

      Starts: 5:30 pm, October 8, 2014

      Ends: 7:00 pm, October 8, 2014

      Location: United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland, 10011 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH, United States

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    Events on October 17, 2014
    • Fall Fling

      Starts: 6:00 pm, October 17, 2014

      Ends: 8:00 pm, October 17, 2014

      Location: Around the Corner Saloon & Cafe, 18616 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH, United States

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    Events on October 23, 2014
    • Community Employment Cocktail Party

      Starts: 5:00 pm, October 23, 2014

      Ends: 7:00 pm, October 23, 2014

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