Tag Archives: Residential Services

What has UCP of Greater Cleveland done for you? – Michelle

This week’s blog is from Michelle, who has been a resident of UCP’s Edendale Group Home since 1999. Michelle enjoys Edendale’s Friday afternoon cocktail hour (where they serve sparkling grape juice), watching TV with her roommate and playing games on the Wii console. She also likes dressing up for special occasions. Read on to hear […]

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Dale’s Story of Making Transitions

Continuing our month about transitions, Eula Ott, UCP of Greater Cleveland’s Group Home Program Manager, wrote a piece about Dale, one of our Edendale Home residents. Dale has recently undergone many personal transitions and we wanted to share his story. Dale is a sixty-five year old gentleman who recently celebrated forty-five years of services with […]

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Fifty-year old Charles has come a long way in the last few years. About five years ago, Charles lost his mother, who was also his primary caregiver. The stress of losing a parent was very hard on Charles. But it was made even more difficult by the fact that Charles has down syndrome and he […]

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Charlie’s Story of Independence

Charles, fondly called, Charlie, has a gentle smile.  He will quickly draw you in to conversation about his job, family and his wall of pictures in his room.  It holds memories of co-workers, roommates and family members, all very dear to Charlie. Charlie is a very active, energetic and an entertaining 85 years young.  He moved into […]

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Living Independently

UCP of Greater Cleveland is dedicated to the belief that adults with developmental disabilities should be able to live a full life in the least restrictive living environment of their choice. Through our Independent Living Program (ILP), UCP of Greater Cleveland provides support to individuals so that they are able to live in the community, […]

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