Recent News

October 7, 2013

The Santa Barbara Harbor Crew is a diverse group of 30-35 men and women with a wide range of developmental and mental health disabilities. Since 1992, we have been working 365 days a year to make sure Santa Barbara has one of the prettiest and cleanest harbors in the world. Every day, rain or shine, […]

March 22, 2013

UCP WORK, Inc. Welcomes the kind friendship and warm heart of Dylan Axelrod. Dylan is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Chicago White Sox of Major League Baseball. Please donate today to UCP WORK, Inc., “Life Without Limits”

March 18, 2013

“You never know what results come from your action. But if you do nothing, there will be no result.” – Gandhi Please help us to continue our important work and share our life affirming message. For more information or to donate, please go to:    

February 12, 2013

YMKE (Pictured) is just one of the UCP WORK, Inc. news crew, working hard to deliver everything from the traffic update to sports and weather. Thanks to staff Sergio Ruiz and Coordinator Danny Rabara, UCP WORK, Inc.’s Applied Abilities Program in Santa Maria now has a bonafide recording studio! YMKE, along with other “reporters” are […]

January 30, 2013

Congratulations James Cotton, The New Director of the Applied Abilities Programs at UCP WORK, Inc. James was previously the Director of Supported Living Services – North County.  In his position, James has brought a new service philosophy in supporting people so they may have full access to their community.  It was in that position, that […]

January 4, 2013

  Felino Soriano has become the New Director of Supported Living Services in Santa Maria and Southern San Luis Obispo County – Soriano began with UCP WORK, Inc. in July, 2004. Over the years he has taken what he has learned and applied it to various roles for the agency, including providing direct support and […]


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