News from United Rehabilitation Services


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!

Young’s Ice Cream Charity Bike Ride

Here are some reminders and FAQs about the Young’s Ice Cream Charity Bike Ride on July 18 & 19! If you are interested in signing up for the ride, click here! What are the route choices? There are five different routes, depending on how far you want to ride. One day options are 28 miles […]

Kathy Scheier – United Way Volunteer of the Month

Kathy Scheier is a volunteer at United Rehabilitation Services, and she is truly one-in-a-million! We are so lucky to have Kathy as a volunteer at our organization and are happy to share that she is the United Way volunteer of the month! July Community Volunteer of the Month Kathy Schreier LIVES UNITED because “giving back […]

Air Force Thunderbirds Visit URS

Thanks to daytonlocal.com for this article about our special visit from the Air Force Thunderbirds at URS! The clients and staff at United Rehabilitation Services of Greater Dayton received a very special visit this morning from members of the U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds team, who are in town for the Dayton Air Show this weekend.  Among the guests […]

Dennis Grant: Off the Clock

Thanks to B2B Magazine for this great article featuring Dennis Grant, our Executive Director!   My work makes me feel: Grateful for my health and proud I’m making a difference in the lives of people in our community. I feel truly blessed to see the small miracles that occur every day at URS when a […]