Here at UHI,

Our Reward is Your Growth.

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Who We Are

Rooted in Douglas County, championing every individual's journey toward success.

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Our Services

Tailored services fostering learning, independence, and vibrant living.

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Our Team

Compassionate professionals united in empowering differing abilities.


Celebrating Every Ability with Respect and Joy

At UHI, we ensure that respect and dignity are at the heart of our joyful and supportive environment, empowering each individual to discover and pursue their path to independence.

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Building Brighter Futures in Douglas County

In Douglas County, our mission is clear. We dedicate ourselves to uplifting each individual with differing abilities, aiming for their highest potential. By partnering with families, educators, and local community groups, we tailor our programs to promote independence, skill development, and active participation in community life. Our work celebrates the unique abilities of those we support, contributing to a stronger, more inclusive community where every ability is recognized as an asset. Together, we’re making real changes, transforming lives, and fostering a community that values diversity and inclusion.


Join Our Empowering Team

Hear from our dedicated team members about the rewarding experiences and growth opportunities at UHI. Their stories highlight the supportive, inclusive culture we’ve built together, where every role contributes to our mission of empowering individuals with differing abilities. It’s not just about the work we do—it’s about making a meaningful difference every day.

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“I love going to work each day, and I love what we do as an agency. It’s been a great career move and I have never looked back.”

–Brenda Terry

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“The joy and happiness that I could help people have was the best part of my day. The smiles when I could help them make a dream come true was the greatest part of my job!”

–Cat Hughes

Supporting Independence, Enhancing Lives

Join us in a collective effort to transform lives in Douglas County. All of these great resources are your gateway to understanding and supporting individuals with differing abilities. From engaging educational content that sheds light on the challenges and triumphs faced by our community to hands-on volunteer opportunities that make a real difference, we have so many ways for you to get involved. Whether you’re looking to donate, volunteer, or simply learn more, your involvement is the most important step to nurturing an inclusive community where everyone’s potential can flourish.


Events Calendar

Check out our upcoming events to become more involved with our community. There’s always an opportunity to connect and contribute to our cause.



Subscribe to our Tree of Life newsletter for inspiring stories of transformation, updates on our programs, and insights into how your support makes a difference.



Every donation fuels our mission, enabling us to  deepen our impact. Your support helps us create opportunities for individuals with differing abilities.


Careers at UHI

Consider a career with us and be part of a mission-driven team. Together, we work toward empowering individuals to lead independent lives.



Volunteering with us means joining a passionate team dedicated to making a real difference. Your time supports our community members to achieve their fullest potential.



Check out our FAQ section about our services and ways to support our mission, guiding you on how to be a part of our community’s growth.