United Disability Services

Our mission is to provide and support inclusive, life-enriching options through person-centered programs and advocacy. Contact us today to see how UDS can become a partner in helping you to reach your goals.

Our Core Values (S.T.R.I.D.E.)

  • Serving People. Service to others is the primary purpose of UDS and all who carry out its mission.
  • Teamwork. We reach our common goals by supporting and bringing together different skills, interests and ideas to work as a unit.
  • Respect. We communicate thoughtfully and honestly, act with integrity, and always treat people well.
  • Inclusion. We improve the abilities and opportunities of those we serve by supporting full access and membership in the community.
  • Dignity. By our actions, we protect and uplift the inherent worth of each person served.
  • Excellence. We are passionate about delivering exceptional quality in our programs and services.

Our Vision: A community where each individual is enabled to live their most fulfilling life.

Toy & Resource Center

United Disability Services’ toy lending library loans developmental toys and resource materials to preschools, therapists, parents, grandparents and anyone working with a child from birth to six years of age. One of the largest in the state, we have 4,200 toys kids love to play with that help foster essential developmental skills. We also have a large number of items adapted for children with special needs, including new toys that are beneficial to individuals on the autism spectrum.

Adult Day Services

All Star Training Intergrated Sports


Community Employment services Low Vision Services

Residental Services

Toy Resoures

Transportation Services

Youth Transiton Services

Provider Information
Brian W. Thomas
701 South Main Street, Akron, Ohio 44311-1019