Developmental Disabilities


    UCP of Sacramento and Northern California provides programs, services, and resources for children and adults with developmental disabilities.

    A developmental disability is any mental and/or physical disability which begins before the age of 22 and continues indefinitely. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), developmental disabilities are a group of conditions due to an impairment in physical, learning, language, or behavior areas. About one in six children in the U.S. have one or more developmental disabilities or other developmental delays.

    At UCP, we provide support for Individuals with:

    Intellectual disability
    Down syndrome
    Cerebral palsy
    Agenesis of corpus callosum
    Angelman syndrome
    Cerebral gigantism  (Ataxic, Athetoid, Mixed & Spastic)
    CHARGE Syndrome
    Cornelia de Lange Syndrome
    Developmental delay
    DiGeorge syndrome
    Fragile X
    Global developmental delay
    Klinefelder syndrome
    Lennox/Linux Gastaut
    Prader-Willi syndrome
    Rett syndrome
    Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome
    Spina Bifida
    Turner Syndrome 

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