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Developmental Disability Awareness and Advocacy Day 2015

This week’s blog post was written by Diane Cox, a UCP parent and a member of the Ohio Developmental Disability Council. Below she shares her experience about attending this year’s Ohio Developmental Disability Awareness and Advocacy Day, which took place on March 3 at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus. UCLA Basketball Coach John Wooden said, […]

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Developmental Disability Advocacy

This week’s blog was written by Amy Hook, a client of UCP of Greater Cleveland who also works in UCP’s Adult Services Department. In light of March being Developmental Disability Awareness Month, we asked Amy to share about her involvement with different advocacy groups. I am involved with many agencies. My primary agency is The […]

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Anthony Ianni – Anti-Bullying Presentation on November 13, 2014

Anthony Ianni, one of the most sought after anti-bullying motivational speakers in the region, will be coming to Cleveland on Thursday, November 13, 2014. Anthony will be speaking to students, parents and professionals at a presentation being held at Independence Middle School from 6:30 – 7:30pm. This presentation is FREE and is open to the […]

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End of October’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month

In honor of the last day of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, we would like to share two articles and a website that discuss the benefits of hiring individuals who have a disability. Take a moment this weekend to check them out!http://www.forbes.com/sites/realspin/2014/10/21/pledging-im-in-to-hire-individuals-with-intellectual-and-developmental-disabilities/ http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2014/10/5_reasons_why_people_with_disa.html http://www.imintohire.org/

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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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    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, March 30, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, April 2, 2015

      Location: United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland, 10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, April 20, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, April 23, 2015

      Location: United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland, 10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, April 20, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, April 23, 2015

      Location: United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland, 10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, April 20, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, April 23, 2015

      Location: United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland, 10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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