Tag Archives: Developmental Disabilities

Have You Heard? We Have New Program Names!

Throughout the history of United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland we have had many conversations regarding whether or not our agency name is a true reflection of whom we serve and what we do. We have always served individuals that have had many different kinds of disabilities through a wide variety of programs. But we also know that […]

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Project SEARCH is a school-to-work transition program for students with disabilities who are in their last year of high school. After the students have finished all of their high school credits, they spend an additional year discovering their passions and learning hard and soft job skills by completing three internships, each for 10 weeks. The […]

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Job Training Classes

UCP of Greater Cleveland is currently offering four classes for our Organizational Employment** (OE) clients that will help them identify their best path to employment, with the goal of furthering their productivity, independence and inclusion in the community. 1. Career Exploration This curriculum was developed by our Activities and Training Manager Amy Vedova and inspired […]

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Why I Give to UCP – Tomie Patton

Thomasina “Tomie” Patton became involved with UCP of Greater Cleveland in the late 1990s after learning about our Community Employment program. After hiring a few clients, Mrs. Patton served as a member of the Board of Directors from 2003-2006. She is currently a member of the Lorain County Business Advisory Committee (BAC). My interest in […]

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How Your Dollars Impact UCP of Greater Cleveland

During this giving season when you are deciding where to allocate your dollars, it is important to understand how your money translates into services at UCP of Greater Cleveland. The agency remains a committed, good steward of all funds contributed, with 92¢ of every dollar donated directly impacting agency services. The amounts listed below are […]

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