Aiden Awarded Bellows Fellows Grant for Assistive Technology

Aiden Awarded Bellows Fellows Grant for Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology often plays a vital role in the lives of people with disabilities. We are pleased to award Aiden with the Elsie S. Bellows Fellows Grant for Assistive Technology, which is available only through affiliates of United Cerebral Palsy Association....
5 Sensory Safe Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year at Home

5 Sensory Safe Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year at Home

Kung Hei Fat Choy (Happy Chinese New Year, or literally, wishing you great happiness and prosperity)! Welcome to the year of the Metal Ox! This Friday, February 12, is Chinese New Year (and Lunar New Year for many Asian cultures). In Hawaiʻi, where we have the good...
Local Clubs Fundraise Through Clothing Drives

Local Clubs Fundraise Through Clothing Drives

Like many clubs and community groups, Hālau Hula Ka Lehua Tuahine, a hula club in Honolulu, holds fundraisers throughout the year to support its members’ activities. The hālau wanted a way to raise funds for its outfits and supplement its rent, while also making a...
5 Tips for Distance Learning

5 Tips for Distance Learning

Hawaiʻi’s students have returned to school, but the classroom is looking a lot like home. The Hawaiʻi Department of Education has implemented distance learning, another way to say online learning, for the first four weeks of the school year to prevent the spread of...
Give Aloha at Foodland to Help Raise Funds

Give Aloha at Foodland to Help Raise Funds

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawaiʻi is participating in Give Aloha, Foodland’s Annual Community Matching Gifts Program . This program honors Foodland’s founder, Maurice J. “Sully” Sullivan, and continues his legacy of giving back to the community. How...
Hurricane Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

Hurricane Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

Hawaiʻi’s hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30 each year. There are many great resources outlining how best to prepare your family for natural disasters, like hurricanes, such as: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency’s Prepare Your Family Resources...