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 or calling 636-779-2278.  

Why Did God Make Me?

Thanks to the generosity of John Raymond Groebl’s family, proceeds from John’s book “Why Did God Make Me?: The Spiritual Writings of a Sparkled-Eyed Man with Cerebral Palsy” will go to UCP Heartland’s programs and services. The book contains poems, stories and scripts that highlight John’s active faith as well as his love of gardening

First Community Game Night

The first ever UCP Heartland “Community Game Night” debuted at Canterbury Center on Wednesday, December 13, bringing positive reviews. Program Director Luke Leidenfrost said, “I think people had fun, and we’re planning on hosting one every other month.” In all, more than 25 people attended “Community Game Night.” They played a variety of board games,

KMOV Channel 4 Features UCP Employment Resources Program at the Hyatt

A group of UCP Heartland and Hyatt Regency staff met at the downtown Hyatt with KMOV Channel 4 to show off an outstanding Employment Resource Program, and introduced Keith Washington, UCP Heartland program participant and Hyatt Regency Steward. Keith has been working with UCPH’s Employment Resources for two years, and has been named “Employee of

Gibbs Center Leadership Spotlight

We are proud of our dedicated, creative staff who work hard to support people living with disabilities. Click the link below to read more about two of our leaders at our Gibbs Center for Independence in Jefferson City: Sarah Judd and Judy Grainger. Sarah Judd & Judy Grainger – Gibbs Center