United Rehabilitation Services http://wyso.org en United Rehabilitation Services Helping Disabled Youth Prepare to Work http://wyso.org/post/united-rehabilitation-services-helping-disabled-youth-prepare-work <p>The United Rehabilitation Services is helping young people with disabilities in the Clark County area gain vocational skills.&nbsp; The organization is helping students get hands on training regarding the employment process.<br><br>URS has started a Summer Youth Program, which is a 6-week class serving young people with disabilities between the ages of 18 to 22. The class will teach 35 youths from Clark, Champaign, Madison and Miami Counties about job interview skills, creating cover letters and resumes, and how to fill out applications.<br>&nbsp; Wed, 26 Jun 2013 18:58:09 +0000 Wayne Baker 35319 at http://wyso.org URS Dayton Sees Increased Need as Economy Struggles http://wyso.org/post/urs-dayton-sees-increased-need-economy-struggles <p>As the 9th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta gets underway on Saturday, September 15th, the organization that serves adults and children with disabilities has had additional challenges providing those services with a sluggish economy.&nbsp; We spoke with Dennis Grant, URS Executive Director about those challenges and the services they provide.&nbsp; Here the full interview here</p><p></p><p> <a href="http://www.ursdayton.org/Ducks.html">http://www.ursdayton.org/Ducks.html</a></p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 21:38:48 +0000 Jerry Kenney 22293 at http://wyso.org WYSO Weekend: September 4, 2011 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-september-4-2011 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for September 4, 2011 containing the following stories:</p><p>-Jerry Kenney interviews members of the Little Miami River Keepers, a local organization competing to receive grant money in a contest sponsored by Tom&#39;s of Maine.</p><p>-<a href="http://wyso.org/post/conrads-corner-interview-maxine-skuba">An Interview With Maxine Skuba </a>in Conrad&#39;s Corner</p><p>-Jerry Kenney interviews Dennis Grant of United Rehabilitation Services about the upcoming Rubber Duck Regatta.</p> Mon, 05 Sep 2011 14:35:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 7288 at http://wyso.org