Life’s a Journey with CP and Me

Hi Everyone at UCP-OC! Katy here—I just returned from UCP-OC’s bike camp at Soka University in Aliso Viejo (where I am going into my 3rd year for my BA!) For those of you who are unfamiliar with the week-long camp, it is put on by iCanShine, a national organization that provides quality learning opportunities in recreational activities for […]

The Angry Bees: A League for Special Children

The Angry Bees Briana is what our Childcare Coordinator, Yvette, calls a tough little cookie. She has gotten through many difficult circumstances in her young life. For example, when she was younger she needed a trachea and g-tube for feeding and to recieve nutrition.  Today she gained a new found independence, and has gotten to the point […]

Mission Possible : Bike Camp 2011

  “I want to ride my bicycle I want to ride my bike I want to ride my bicycle I want to ride it where I like”  -Queen Take a moment and imagine; an open bike path along the beach, wind in your hair, the sound of the waves breaking next to you and your […]

Adaptive Sports for Special Needs

Hello friends! This upcoming month of March is Brain Injury Awareness month, so we will be centering our blog posts on education of the topic, activities available and encouragement to those of you who live with someone with brain injury. Individuals that have brain injuries need specialized rehabilitation, lifelong management and individualized services and supports […]