News from United Rehabilitation Services


URS Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation

Dear Friends & Families of URS: We are excited to announce that The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International has awarded URS a full Three-Year Accreditation for our commitment to providing a high-quality safety net of programs for individuals with disabilities in the Greater Dayton Region! This means our organization has the highest […]

Young’s Bike Tour Rally Ride this Saturday!

Young’s Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour First Rally Ride April 16 at 9AM Get ready to ride – the weather looks great – an opportunity get some practice miles in. Our first rally ride for 2016 is this Saturday, April 16! Rally rides are the perfect training opportunity for the Young’s Ice Cream Charity Bike […]

URS Celebrates Development Disabilities Awareness Month

URS Celebrates Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month   In 1987, President Ronald Reagan declared March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month to encourage understanding and acceptance for people with disabilities. The Theme for this year, ‘Side by Side,’ encourages everyone to get to know someone with a disability to better understand that we are all connected and […]

United Rehabilitation Services Expands Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

United Rehabilitation Services of Greater Dayton (URS) held a Public Launch & Groundbreaking on Monday, February 29, 2016 at 10 am to announce a $6 million dollar expansion project to increase capacity for programs that benefit children, adults and seniors with disabilities in the Greater Dayton Region. The Unlocking PossAbilities Campaign will add 21,647 square […]

Thanks to the Oakwood Schools Foundation!

Thanks to the generosity of the The Oakwood Schools Foundation, URS was the recipient of a $1,000 grant, as part of an education project at Oakwood High School designed to teach students about the importance of philanthropy. Students Jean Baker and Emma Gunn researched and visited URS and developed a compelling presentation to a panel […]

URS earns 5th Star Rating!

United Rehabilitation Services’ (URS) Early Childhood Education Program was awarded its 5th Star in the Step Up To Quality Program, a voluntary rating and improvement system for early learning and development programs in Ohio.  The rating system allows licensed childcare providers to earn a rating of one to five stars by meeting an extensive list […]

Par for the Cause

PAR FOR THE CAUSE ANNUAL BARSTOOL OPEN RETURNS TO THE OREGON DISTRICT By Emma Jarman Dayton City Paper Photo: The Annual Barstool Open will take place Nov. 14 in the Oregon District If you’ve ever found yourself wondering what it may be like to play putt-putt golf in nine different bars in one afternoon with […]

We Love Target!!

Target is a great supporter of URS and won our Corporate Volunteer of the Year Award at our Annual Awards Dinner on August 18, 2015. Target has financially supported the Art Enrichment and Youth Services Programs as URS. Their associates also volunteer each year to support our Rubber Duck Regatta and provide support for annual […]

Holiday at Home Parade

The ducks were out in full force at the Holiday at Home Parade in Kettering on Labor Day!  For a 5th year, clients and families of URS participated in the parade to promote the Rubber Duck Regatta.  Special thanks to Jim Arnett and Orbit Industrial Group for being a part of this special day.  Only 10 […]

URS Kicks off the 12th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta!

We officially kicked off the duck season at the Kroger at Austin Landing on Saturday. Adopt your ducks today to support local kids & adults with disabilities at daytonducks.com! Thanks to ABC22 for covering this story!