Two-year-old Davian, who has Down Syndrome, is becoming more independent thanks to the hard work of staff at Dorothy Spainhour Child Development Center. He is feeding himself, following directions and interacting with classmates!
We believe the first five years of a child’s life are critical. That is why Easterseals UCP has supports for children with Intellectual Developmental Disabilities, Inclusive Early Intervention Services and Developmental Centers where specially trained teachers and therapists build the foundation for young children to grow and flourish.
Intellectual/Developmental DisabilitiesWe have a wide array of services for children with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities including Early Childhood Outreach, Autism, Individual Community Response, and more.
Children's Mental Health ServicesKnowing when or who to turn to for help during crisis and stress situations is challenging. Learn more about our services including Child Placement, Outpatient and our Community Based Services.
Children's CentersFind the right Child Development Center for your son or daughter. We offer inclusive programs for typical learners as well as children with special needs.
Child Placement & Support Services (Foster Care)It's our vision is to see children in the foster care system reunified with their families when deemed safe and appropriate. Should a child need the services of a foster home, we'll provide the best out-of-home care possible until a more permanent plan can be achieved.
Child First NCChild First North Carolina is a collaborative effort with Trillium Health Resources, Easterseals UCP, Child First National Program Office and North Carolina Council of Community Programs that helps vulnerable young children and families improve relationships, protect them, and provide an intense home-based plan.
EMPOWER After School Program in North CarolinaAfter School Programs sponsored by Trillium Health Resources at several Easterseals UCP sites in NC
Virginia Early Childhood Outreach ProgramsEarly intervention is important. In Virginia, we offer several playgroups for children and families.
Camp Easterseals UCP in VirginiaCamp Easter Seals UCP in New Castle, VA is a one-of-a-kind camp for children and adults with disabilities. Programs range from summer camps, to fall and spring camps, and respite and family camps.
Camp EMPOWER in NCIn North Carolina, Easterseals UCP has seven locations for inclusive summer day camps and afterschool programs sponsored by Trillium Health Resources.
Information and Referral ServicesFind the information you need from Easterseals UCP to help your family.
Baby Safety TipsStay up to date on car seats, baby gates and important information
Gift Guide for Children & Teens with DisabilitiesResources to help you find the right gift