Easterseals UCP FAQs

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Easterseals UCP

Easterseals UCP North Carolina & Virginia is a trustworthy, compassionate partner providing exceptional disability and behavioral health services to help our neighbors live their best lives. Purpose, dedication and empathy drive our service delivery. Our diverse and inclusive 2,300 member team provides more than 9 million hours of meaningful support to 22,000 kids, adults and families in 11,000 home and community locations.

We serve as a therapist, a social worker, a job counselor, a caregiver, a nurse, a teacher, a psychologist and a compassionate friend all rolled into one.  We help our neighbors in need live their best possible life.

Below are some FAQs about Easterseals UCP

Why does your organization combine Easterseals and UCP services?

Easterseals of North Carolina and United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of North Carolina merged in 2004; followed by a merger with Easterseals Virginia in 2010. These legacy organizations all shared a commitment to assisting individuals living with disabilities to maximize their potential. Today, Easterseals UCP North Carolina & Virginia is a trustworthy, compassionate partner providing exceptional disability and behavioral health services to help our neighbors live their best lives. Purpose, dedication and empathy drive our service delivery. Our diverse and inclusive 2,300 member team provides more than 9 million hours of meaningful support to 22,000 kids, adults and families in 11,000 home and community locations.

Is Easterseals UCP a non-profit organization?

Yes, Easterseals UCP is a non-profit provider of health and human services, incorporated under the provisions of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Does Easterseals UCP have a religious affiliation?

No, Easterseals UCP is not affiliated with any religious affiliation or organizations.  

Are all services available in both North Carolina and Virginia?

Our service portfolio varies across both states and communities, depending on the need. We invite you to learn more about our services and the programs we offer. Each program’s webpage outlines the state and counties served.

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How can I volunteer?

Join us in making a rewarding difference. Volunteer your time and share your talents, as an individual or through a corporate team-building activity. Volunteer at an event, at one of our many locations or help in another way. Reach out to our Development team to learn about the many ways in which you can get involved.

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How is Easterseals UCP supported financially?

Easterseals UCP receives funding from a variety of sources, including private insurers, government agencies, grants and fee-for-service. To make our services accessible to as many people as possible Easterseals UCP also relies on public contributions to help cover the difference between actual program costs and what our clients can afford.

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How I connect to Easterseals UCP’s social media?

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