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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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Team UCP 2014 Wrap-Up

All of us at UCP of Greater Cleveland would like to extend a huge “THANK YOU!” to every member of Team UCP. Whether you participated as a racer, a volunteer, a spectator or a donor, your contribution made a difference. We are pleased to announce that we have surpassed our goal of $150,000, and that […]

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UCP Clients and Staff Help Raise Awareness for ALS

Today, UCP staff members Amy Vedova and Kashina Minor participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which is helping to raise awareness and money for ALS. When Amy mentioned the challenge to the clients, they were very eager to help. Some clients held up a sign saying “UCP of Greater Cleveland Helping Raise Awareness” while […]

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In First, State Adopts Updated ‘Handicapped’ Symbol

A revamped version of the blue and white icon that’s long symbolized accessibility everywhere from parking lots to restrooms will soon be commonplace in more communities. Under a bill signed late last week, New York will be come the first state to require all new and replacement signage used to signify accessibility for people with […]

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    • Executive Committee Meeting

      Starts: 8:00 am, September 5, 2014

      Ends: 9:30 am, September 5, 2014

      Location: UCP of Greater Cleveland

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    Events on September 12, 2014
    • Governance/ Nominating Committee

      Starts: 8:00 am, September 12, 2014

      Ends: 9:30 am, September 12, 2014

      Location: UCP of Greater Cleveland

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    Events on September 20, 2014
    • Texas For Tyler Hold ‘Em Tournament

      Starts: 5:00 pm, September 20, 2014

      Ends: 9:00 pm, September 20, 2014

      Location: Regovich’s Catering Center

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    • Development Committee Meeting

      Starts: 2:30 pm, September 22, 2014

      Ends: 4:00 pm, September 22, 2014

      Location: UCP of Greater Cleveland

    • Board of Directors Meeting

      Starts: 4:00 pm, September 22, 2014

      Ends: 6:00 pm, September 22, 2014

      Location: UCP of Greater Cleveland

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