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 […]
News from United Rehabilitation Services
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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.
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 […]
by Shaun Heasley | May 1, 2017 Originally posted on: DisabilityScoop.com Online retail giant Zappos is looking to make it simpler for kids and adults with disabilities to find clothes that meet their sensory and physical needs. The retailer said recently that it is launching a special section on its site to highlight “functional and […]
This year marks the 100th Anniversary of Occupational Therapy! URS is lucky to have a great team of Occupational Therapists to care for the children and adults with disabilities we serve at URS! What is Occupational Therapy (OT)? Occupational Therapy helps individuals with physical, sensory or cognitive impairments be as independent as possible in all […]