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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

Damien Dishes with State Representative Jean Evans

Employment Resources Program participant Damien Bruening and Employment Specialist Duane Gruis met at Bandana’s in Manchester recently with Missouri State Representative Jean Evans as part of “Take Your Legislator to Work Month.” Rep. Evans is a member of the Missouri Workforce Development Committee and responded quickly to the invitation to meet with Damien and UCP

UCP Heartland’s Record Growth in Employment Program

UCP Heartland experienced record-breaking growth in our Employment Education and Training Program with 141 individuals currently in training, preparing for competitive employment—the highest number actively in the program to date. The Employment Education and Training Program is 240 hours, or 12 weeks, of coaching in areas such as housekeeping, laundry, banquet services and guest services.

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    

Speak For Yourself Conference at Washington University

The October 21, 2016 conference was the first of its kind and brought together UCP National staff, PCORI Staff, national experts and members of the community to discuss health-related and other issues impacting people with disabilities nationally and at regional and local levels. Relevant and well-informed patient-centered clinical research is essential to advancing healthcare access,