UCP Helps Families Stay Together

Home » HomePage Having 4 children of varying ages has its obvious challenges.  And when two of those children have developmental disabilities, the challenges become a little bigger, the hurdles a little higher, and the need for a positive outlook a little more...

Finding Funding for the Future

Home » HomePage Scholarships and Financial Aid are Available for Students with Disabilities – Here’s Where to Find ThemSpring. It’s the time of year where high school students are thinking about their future, filling out college applications and traveling across the...

Holiday Donations Make A Difference

Home » HomePage When I ask people what they like about UCP many are quick to mention the number of families we help each month, and I must agree, it’s an impressive number. We currently serve 1,940 families per month. You understand the importance of a healthy family....

What Happens When You Donate to UCP

Home » HomePage Having the ability to give to a cause can be empowering. By donating to something you believe in, you can positively impact the lives of others. Let’s be honest – it’s a great feeling to know you’ve helped someone in need. But sometimes, when you give...

#GiveMomABreak on Giving Tuesday

Home » HomePage “We do all the same things that other parents do, but everything is just a little tweaked, a little bigger, a little more thinking ten steps down the road… The Respite has been so helpful for us because let’s be honest, there’s a high divorce rate for...

Racing To Success

Home » HomePage “This is John. He just ran the Boston Marathon.”That’s how Vanessa Bieker, mother of John Almeda and founder of Fly Brave, prefers to introduce her son. “Yes, John has nonverbal autism, but that’s not all that he is. John is first and foremost a...