February Brave Kids Newsletter

Monthly UCP-OC receives the UCP Brave Kids Newsletter and we then pass it along to our families, friends and professionals throughout the community. Brave Kids, a program of the United Cerebral Palsy National Office, provides a support community and resources for children and youth, ages 6 – 17,  with disabilities and chronic/life-threatening illnesses and their families […]

Learning the Language of Advocacy & Behaviors – Parenting Classes

IEPs & 504 Classes Do you wonder how to start the IEP or 504 process?  Have you been told that your child doesn’t need an assessment or accommodations?  Do you attend IEP or Section 504 meetings and feel confused and overwhelmed by the process?  Do you struggle with educational jargon?  Do you feel that you […]

Child of the Month: February 2014

Lance: February 2014 Lance is almost 3 years-old, and his bubbling personality and joyous spirit will capture your heart immediately. Lance loves trains, and his favorite food is pizza—with heartfelt thanks to his occupational therapist, Ria, who has introduced him successfully to a variety of foods. At therapy, Lance loves to finger paint and do […]

Debunking Respite Care Myths – A look into UCP-OC’s Respite Care Program

Did you know that UCP-OC can be your respite care provider? As a RCOC recognized professional respite agency, UCP-OC currently provides respite care for 330 throughout Orange County. Our 107 respite caregivers have an annual accumulation of 46,273 hours! What is Respite? According to the Regional Center OC, the state of California will provide respite […]

Will you be our Valentine?

Your love lasts longer than roses, and is sweeter than candy. This Valentine’s Day give the gift of a Life Without Limits! Together we can create a Life Without Limits & provide children with disabilities the critical services they require.  Children are the heart of our organization. Will you share your heart with them? Thank […]