Tag Archives: Vocational Services

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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Vocational Services Welcomes Two New Management Team Members

Amy Vedova joined the UCP of Greater Cleveland team in December 2013 as the Activities and Training Manager. She has her BA in Corporate Communications from Marietta College. She is Activity Director Certified (ADC) through NCCDP and is also a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP).  Before coming to UCP of Greater Cleveland, Amy was the Activity […]

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Expanding Partnership Opportunities at the Cleveland Clinic

UCP of Greater Cleveland has the privilege to partner with some outstanding businesses and organizations throughout the community.  This year, we were especially grateful to expand our partnership with the Cleveland Clinic, long-term partner and neighbor.  The Cleveland Clinic’s involvement as a UCP employment partner began in 2006 as a Supported Employment Site in their […]

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All in a Day’s Work – The Role of a Job Coach

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and UCP has been spending a lot of time this month on social media and in our face-to-face conversations talking about employing individuals with disabilities. But truly, those of us at UCP of Greater Cleveland spend a lot of time all year long speaking to the benefits of […]

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Businesses Advancing Connections “BAC” Cocktail Reception

                UCP of Greater Cleveland’s Business Advisory Committee is hosting the 2nd Annual BAC Cocktail Reception on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at the UCP headquarters (10011 Euclid Avenue) in honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). This event is open to all businesses looking to partner with UCP […]

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