Jeans BeCause – United Cerebral Palsy Heartland

Our October Jeans BeCause recipient was United Cerebral Palsy Heartland. For the last 60 years, UCP Heartland has helped to enhance the quality of life of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities, their families, and their communities. UCP believes that individuals with even the most challenging disabilities have the right to quality education and transition services, integrated employment opportunities with competitive wages and career opportunities. They also promote full inclusion in community life by providing resource and referral, advocacy, and community integration services. 

St. Louis adult services include Adult Day Care, Employment Collaborative and Employment Resources.  St. Louis children services include After School Care, Childgarden Child Development Center and Summer Day Camp.  St. Louis family services include In Home Supports and Residential Service.  There are also Mid Missouri and Illinois Services available.