Our Mission
To support and empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

UPARC serves the entire range of persons with intellectual / developmental challenges—including persons with autism, seniors, and persons with intense behavioral issues.

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Employment opportunities in group homes or program areas offer you truly meaningful work.

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We provide a wide variety of offerings for families who cope with developmental challenges.

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Share your companionship, skills, extra hands, labor — yes, every little bit helps!

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We can help you navigate the broader system for any services you may need.

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UPARC Long Center

UPARC offers educational and recreational programs for intellectually/developmentally-challenged persons at this facility.  Because it also serves the entire city of Clearwater, the people we assist can enjoy access to sports venues and contact with other participants.

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Harborside Studios

Participants expressing interest in the arts may come to the little enclave of Safety Harbor to join one of three UPARC Day Programs.  At the studio their paintings, ceramic items, jewelry and other crafts are available for viewing or purchase.

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