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.

Confidence in knowing that over 90% of contributions is going directly to programs

Explore Our Programs

Youth Programs


Children’s 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 four high-level group homes in the Santa Maria Valley.


Individual Employment
This program provides customized job placement services.

Group Supported Employment
GSE groups provide work experience in a variety of vocational environments.

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


Mentor Program
Participants learn to build natural friendships through the support of mentors.


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


Aging With Grace
This program was created to assist seniors in maintaining healthy and fulfilling lifestyles.

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