News from United Rehabilitation Services

Target Unveils Clothing For Kids With Special Needs

Original Post by Disability Scoop by Shaun Heasley | August 17, 2017 Target is offering new clothing designed to better accommodate children with special needs. (Thinkstock) Target is rolling out a collection of sensory-friendly apparel for children and says adaptive clothing for those with disabilities is on the way too. The new offerings are part […]

Young’s Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour this weekend!

Let the weekend of fun begin! The cyclists in the Young’s Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour are on their way to Ada, Ohio for a beautiful 2-day ride from Young’s Jersey Dairy! Thanks to all of the sponsors, cyclists and donors for helping raise money for 4 local charities who make a huge impact on […]

Art Splash Success!

Thanks to local artists, musicians and volunteers for making our 8th Annual Art Splash a success! We enjoyed a day of cultural fun with many local artists working with the children and adults we serve with different art modalities including painting, sculpting, singing and more! Thanks to our friends at WDTN Channel 2 for sharing […]

Possible Medicaid Changes Endangering more than 10 Million People with Disabilities

The United States Senate released their version of the American Healthcare Act (AHCA) last week.   It is unfortunate that much like the House design of this Bill, the Senate’s plan will also eliminate Medicaid expansion, endangering more than 20 million people and taking away coverage for up to 750,000 people in Ohio alone. As the […]

Prepare for Success When Traveling with Your Child with Special Needs

Original post from FriendshipCircle.Org Whether you’re driving or flying, traveling has a unique way of causing exorbitant amounts of stress. You worry if you’ve packed all the essentials and you play out every possible disaster scenario in your head. Traveling with any child is a game of chance as to how they will react, but […]

Youth Services Programs at URS

Special thanks to Living Dayton for a GREAT story about our Youth Services Programs! The people we serve are more than just our clients, they are our family.  Check out this great featured story about our Youth Services program at URS serving children with or without disabilities ages 6 weeks to 17 years!

Thank you to many!

United Rehabilitation Services is very thankful to the hardworking team at Finance Fund, CityWide Development, PNC Bank and Porter Wright for supporting our expansion project by enabling URS to receive funds from the New Markets Tax Credit. URS was featured in Finance Fund’s 2016 Annual Report, click here to view.  

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month!

URS is lucky to have a great team of Speech-Language Pathologists to care for the children and adults with disabilities we serve at URS! Please let us know if you think your child may benefit from Speech Therapy! SPOTTED: Great Speech & Language Skills at URS! SPEECH:  Individuals with speech sound disorders have difficult producing […]