MISSION: UCP WORK, Inc. is dedicated to providing services to residents of the Tri-Counties with mental and/or physical disabilities, so that they may work and live independently as contributing citizens within the community of their choice.

Helping Students reach their goals beyond school

Explore Our Programs

Youth Programs


Children’s Community Integration Program
UCP WORK, Inc. provides free field trips out into the community for Special Education classes in South Santa Barbara and West Ventura throughout the school year.

High School School Transition
In a unique collaboration with TCRC and Santa Maria School District the program provides independent living skills.

Adult & Senior Programming

For a copy of the most recent CARF Survey or Outcomes Report, please email email: Judy Linares

Supported Living
Supporting individuals so that they may live as independently as possible in the community of their choice.

Applied Abilities Programs
This program provides a customized approach that meets each individual's unique abilities and interests.

Adult Residential Services
UCP WORK, Inc. operates five high-level group homes in the Santa Maria Valley.


Individual Employment
This program provides customized job placement services.

Group Supported Employment
Job placement and training services in a variety of group settings.

Health & Wellness Programs
This program provides a springboard for access and community resources with a focus on health and wellness including yoga classes.

Braided Services Program
Braided Services Program

Braided Services, or internship program, works in partnership with local businesses in providing important training on-the-job.


Power Soccer
Power Soccer is the first competitive team sport designed and developed specifically for power wheelchair users.

For a copy of the latest Accessibility Plan, please email: kwebb@ucpworkinc.org