Tag Archives: Transitions

UCP Summer Internship Programs

UCP of Greater Cleveland’s summer internship programs are fast approaching! During the months of June, July and August, transition-age high school students with disabilities work with UCP staff to learn various vocational skills and appropriate work behaviors. Through these programs, students with a variety of disabilities are exposed to different work settings and are able […]

Posted in Blog | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UCP Partnerships – Project SEARCH at Cleveland Clinic

The Project SEARCH High School Transition Program is a one-year school-to-work program for students with disabilities who are in their last year of high school. This unique program is a partnership between a host business, school system and vocational rehabilitation agency that provides on-site internship experiences so that the students may acquire necessary skills for […]

Posted in Blog | Also tagged , , , | 2 Responses

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 […]

Posted in Blog | Also tagged , | Leave a comment

Transition Services

Beyond Project SEARCH, UCP of Greater Cleveland has now expanded its transition services to Summer Work Experiences. UCP partners with both the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities, and for the first time this year will be hosting three programs in partnership with the Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation. Both the Summer Youth Work Experiences (BVR) […]

Posted in Blog | Tagged | Leave a comment

Project SEARCH – From High School to Employment

                        Project SEARCH is a program that prepares young adults with disabilities transitioning out of high school to become competitively employed upon graduation. In order to prepare for the world of work, students participate in three separate internships in a community-based setting for the […]

Posted in Blog | Also tagged , , , , | Leave a comment
  • Upcoming Events

    July  2015
    MTWTFSS
     12345
    6789101112
    13
    Events on July 13, 2015
    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, July 13, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, July 16, 2015

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

    14
    Events on July 14, 2015
    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, July 13, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, July 16, 2015

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

    15
    Events on July 15, 2015
    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, July 13, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, July 16, 2015

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

    16171819
    20
    Events on July 20, 2015
    • Board of Directors Meeting

      Starts: 4:00 pm, July 20, 2015

      Ends: 6:00 pm, July 20, 2015

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

    212223242526
    Events on July 26, 2015
    • Team UCP at the Cleveland Triathlon

      Starts: 5:30 am, July 26, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 pm, July 26, 2015

      Location: Voinovich BIcentennial Park, East 9th Street Pier, Cleveland, OH 44114, United States

    2728293031