UCP SmartBrief

Assistive Technology—————— Software helps children with disabilities communicate Invention Labs has created a picture-based software application called Avaz to help children with cerebral palsy and other developmental disorders communicate. Company founder Ajit Narayanan said the software converts muscle movement into speech using pictures, so a user could put together the words “I like,” then choose […]

UCP-OC Names Deborah Levy as President & CEO

The Board of Directors of United Cerebral Palsy of Orange County (UCP-OC) has announced the appointment of Deborah Levy as its President and Chief Executive Officer.  Levy has more than two decades of experience advancing children’s non-profits throughout the country.  Levy currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer for the Orange County Ronald McDonald House® […]

Child of the Month: January 2014

January 2014: Kolby “Gotta say hello to the ladies!” Kolby is a 6 year-old charmer who already knows the value of making the rounds to say hello to the ladies.  If his charisma and drawing personality doesn’t get you, his smile will. Kolby’s infectious grin will turn any day around! Three years ago Kolby entered […]