On October 19th & 20, 2018 hundreds of people from all around Oregon gathered for UCP Oregon’s 2018 Family Support Conference. There were over 20 different workshops, 36 speakers, spread out over 4 conference rooms at the Red Lion Hotel in Jantzen Beach.
Tyler Jones, the conference’s keynote speaker, kicked off the event with “The Story of Our Lives.”
Did you know that there is currently a workforce crisis in the Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities field?
It's increasingly hard to hire and keep great care providers. Throughout Oregon, customers are dealing with increasingly high turnover. Staff are dealing with too much overtime and not enough training or resources.