Adult Day Programs

UCP offers several types of day and employment programs for adults with developmental disabilities in both San Diego and North San Diego County. Programs are offered at UCP sites, or are provided in the community based on the individual's needs and interests. Participants must be a consumer of the San Diego Regional Center to be eligible.

North County Center

205 W. Mission Avenue, Suite G
Escondido, CA 92025
(760) 743-1050


San Diego Center

8665 Gibbs Drive, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 278-5420

Adult Development Center (North County only)

ADC provides services to individuals with a wide adult day programsrange of challenges. It emphasizes training in vocational, community, recreation/leisure and communication skills. Age appropriate functional skills training is provided through a combination of site-based and community-based instruction.

Communication and self-advocacy training helps each individual achieve self-determination in their lives. Classes and trainings are offered based on the needs and interests of the participants either in the community or at the center where consumers are served on an overall 1:4 staffing ratio. In order to achieve maximum benefit from community based instruction a 1:1 and/or a 1:2 ratio is typically used. Funding is provided by the San Diego Regional Center.

Networks (San Diego & North County)

The Networks Program supports individuals to take an active life in the community. Participants develop work skills in paid and volunteer employment and also enhance their ability to access community sites and systems, and get around town safely. The program operates in many geographic areas of the county. Individuals are supported daily by experienced, dedicated staff in groups of 3 or 4. Funding is provided by the San Diego Regional Center.

Work Activity Programs (North County & San Diego)

Work Activity Programs offer the opportunity for individuals to develop work skills, earn a paycheck, and enhance skills that lead to more independent lifestyles. Complimentary classes and training are offered in such areas as self-advocacy, computers, basic education, job readiness, and communication. Funding for this program comes from the Department of Rehabilitation (with referral from the San Diego Regional Center).

North County: Participants in the program work within Precision Assembly, a bulk mail business.

San Diego: Participants in the program work within Ready Stamps, a rubber stamp production company after completing the Ready Stamps ROP Training Class

Ready Stamps - ROP Training Class (San Diego only)

Ready Stamps is a NISH-certified nonprofit rubber stamp shop that provides training and employment for persons with disabilities.

Ready Stamps houses a Regional Occupational Program (ROP) course in rubber stamp manufacturing that is open to anyone.

For more information about Ready Stamps ROP Training Class, please contact UCP at (619) 282-8790, email us at, or visit

Group Supported Employment (North County only)

Small group job placement at community businesses and on-the-job placement with training and support is offered to interested individuals through our Supported Employment program. Assistance with other job related needs, such as communication, mobility, and self-advocacy are also offered. The Department of Rehabilitation funds this service (with referral from the San Diego Regional Center).

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Serving San Diego County since 1983, Precision Assembly is a unique business that can help with your bulk mail and assembly needs.

A division of United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego County, Precision Assembly offers quality service to customers and training and employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

The team of instructors and physically-challenged employees are dedicated to putting your needs first.

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Ready Stamps is a unique full service business that can help with stamps, engraving and printing needs.

A division of United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego County, Ready Stamps has been providing job training and employment for persons with disabilities since 1982.

As a manufacturer, we can provide quicker, more reliable service at a better price than those who are simply "supplying" marking devices.

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