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Start a Holiday Collection that Gives Back!

In this 65th anniversary year of UCP Heartland, the agency is proud to announce its first young artist in the St. Louis Landmarks Ornament series. Shannon Kling our first featured young artist. We are proud to offer our 2018 St. Louis Landmark Series ornament of historic Soulard Market. Past Historical St. Louis landmark Ornaments are available as well for a discounted price.

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Partnership with KC Chief's and UCP Heartland

Partnership with KC Chief's and UCP Heartland

Great news! UCP Heartland announces a partnership with the Kansas City Chiefs football team. For every ticket purchased for games on 10/7, 10/21, & 11/11 using the online promo code UCPHEARTLAND, the Chiefs will donate $10 to UCP Heartland.
If you miss football, now is your chance to enjoy a game or two and support a beloved Missouri team!

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Family Resources

Family Resources

Finding helpful online resources can be time-consuming and challenging. We hope to be your support along the way by gathering useful resources and information on this page.
Let us help you navigate a world of confusing and complicated information about home and safety, legal services, technology, finance, travel, employment resources and more through well researched information contained in one convenient place.

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Ways to Give

Ways to Give

There are many ways to contribute to UCP Heartland – including financially through direct donations, memorials in honor of a loved one, event sponsorship, supporting UCP Heartland events, "Planned Giving" of your estate, and of course through the donation of your time and talents.
Each year, UCP Heartland also offers an exquisite new St. Louis area landmark ornament to collect and purchase for gift giving.

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Our 22nd Annual Jefferson City Wing Ding to Benefit the Gibb's Center at the Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds was a Success!   

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SPONSORS, COMMITTEE MEMBERS, AND RESTAURANTS

Winners: TRADITIONAL SAUCED
1st Prize: Bandana's
2nd Prize: The Blue Skillet
3rd Prize: Hy-Vee
SPECIALTY SAUCED
1st: Bandana's
2nd: Prison Brews
3rd: Champ's

DRY RUB
1st: Bandana's
2nd: Lutz's
3rd: Buffalo Wild Wings

PEOPLE'S CHOICE
The Blue Skillet

Our Ambassador Nathan and Hallie Gibb talk with press

The Blue Skillet Wins People's Choice Award!

 

 

THANK YOU  UCP Heartland is very grateful to the Department of Mental Health (DMH) and OATS Transit for coming to an agreement in order to continue transporting UCP Heartland clients. We would also like to thank the Missouri Legislature, especially Rep Bob Burns, for helping to ensure that OATS is still able to pick up our clients and deliver them to our programs. Our program participants are the heart of UCP Heartland's mission. We are so grateful to our participants and their families for their patience through this transportation negotiation.

 

Great news! UCP Heartland announces a partnership with the Kansas City Chiefs football team.

For every ticket purchased online using promo code UCPHEARTLAND, the Chiefs will donate $10 to UCP Heartland.

These are upper level seats at Arrowhead Stadium. Seating is limited and available only at the following games:

10/7 vs Jacksonville Jaguars at 12:00pm
10/21 vs Cincinnati Bengals at 12:00pm
11/11 vs Arizona Cardinals at 12:00pm

Purchase Tickets Now

Remember to use promo code:  UCPHEARTLAND

Questions?: Please Call Becky Bogacz UCP Development Associate at 636-779-2253

 

SPEAKER SERIES COMING TO CANTERBURY

We hope you can join us for our final Speakers in the Speaker Series:

Peter Bradley and Carl Hoeninger are speaking on “Supported Living” on October 24 at 6:00 p.m.

For this workshop they will be discussing the different residential options for individuals that receive DMH/DD waiver funded services.

We hope to see you there!

JOIN US FOR A PAINTING PARTY & COMMUNITY GAME NIGHT!   

Play games and express your creativity while meeting other members of your community at the UCP Heartland Canterbury Center. We have a great collection of board games from which to choose! We also have painting supplies for up to 30 people. This family-friendly event is free and open to the community. Snacks and beverages will be provided!

WHEN:    Wednesday, October 24th, 6:30-9:00

WHERE:  8645 Old Bonhomme Road, St. Louis, MO 63132

For more information, contact Luke Leidenfrost: leidenfrostl@ucpheartland.org ♦ 314-994-1600

 

GRAND OPENING VIDEO OF GIBB'S CENTER

Click here to watch a video about UCP Heartland's new Gibbs Center in Jefferson City.

Looking for a meaningful career that allows you to make a difference in the lives of others?

We offer benefits (at just 30 hours) Medical, Dental, vision, supplemental insurance and 403b company contribution, flexible hours, and competitive wages for our direct care positions. You can learn about our open positions, complete an application, and meet with UCP Heartland staff at our weekly open interview sessions for direct care positions. Please bring your resume when you come.

When: Wednesdays, 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Where: UCP Heartland’s Canterbury Center – 8645 Old Bonhomme Road, St. Louis, MO 63132

For more information, please contact: Shalonda Hill, Human Resources Manager
Email: hills@ucpheartland.org | Phone: 636-779-2280

 

JOIN OUR TEAM

Open Interviews on Wednesday

 

WE ARE A FIRST CLASS ORGANIZATION

CARF CERTIFIED TOP 2% IN NATION

Volunteer Opportunity

Build relationships with children and youth living with disabilities as a Saturday Respite Club Volunteer in St. Louis!

When: 9am-4pm on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays each month (shifts possible)
Where: 8645 Old Bonhomme Road, St. Louis, MO 63132
Learn more & apply by emailing volunteer@ucpheartland.org or calling 636-779-2278.

EVERY GIFT MATTERS

Support children and adults living with disabilities

For 65 years, UCP Heartland has provided caring services for people living with disabilities. And for 65 years, we have seen individuals, families and communities display compassion and generosity by giving time, talent and donations to support the children and adults in our programs.
Your support allows UCP Heartland to continue growing and innovating so we can offer the highest quality programs and services for people living with disabilities for years to come.
Your impact at work: We post stories and photos of our programs and activities on social media. Follow us to stay connected!

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LIFE WITHOUT LIMITS

UCP Heartland provides expert programs to people living with a spectrum of developmental disabilities including autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Muscular Dystrophy, Parkinson’s Disease, premature birth and Traumatic Brain Injury. We believe that people from all backgrounds and living with all abilities have the right to quality education, residential services, career opportunities and competitive wages. UCP Heartland promotes choice and full inclusion in community life. Our five service areas link program participants to resources and referrals, staff support, advocacy, and community integration services.

 

Please explore this site for more news, and events, resources and services that we provide. Have a question? Please call 636.227.6030.

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