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United Cerebral Palsy Association Of San Diego County

Rating: 5 stars   1 review 178

Nonprofit Issues:

Disabilities, Job Training, Human Services, Cancer

Address:

8525 Gibbs Dr Ste 100 San Diego CA 92123 USA

Mission:

As one of the largest health non-profits in America, United Cerebral Palsy's mission is to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities.

UCP strives to build a better world for tomorrow ... today. The national office,located in Washington, DC, provides key services for its affiliates. UCP's national office also serves people with disabilities and others through the development of forward-thinking programs, and information and referral service, legislative advocacy, technology initiatives and research. Direct service provision for people with disabilities and their families is offered through over 130 UCP affiliates in 37 states. UCP affiliates serve more than 30,000 children and adults with disabilities and their families every day through programs such as therapy, assistive technology training, early intervention programs, individual and family support, social and recreation programs, community living, state and local referrals, employment assistance and advocacy. Each affiliate offers a range of services tailored to its community's needs.

UCP is the leading source of information on cerebral palsy and other disabilities and is a pivotal advocate for the rights of persons with any disability. In fact, 65% of people served by UCP have disabilities other than cerebral palsy.

UCP is consistently rated as one of the most financially responsible charities, with 85" of every dollar spent directly on programs and services.

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Reviews for United Cerebral Palsy Association Of San Diego County

Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 5 stars  

I love going to the thrift stores. I have found many great things at their stores that would have cost me a lot of money anywhere els. I found my favorite pair of jeans at their store in Pacific Beach. For $5 I got a pair and at other stores they cost $60. I love shopping at the stores and it is a bonus that the profits go to such a wonderful organization.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

A lot

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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