L i v e


At UMAR, we empower individuals to reach for their dreams—to live the lives they’ve always imagined.

W o r k


With paid and volunteer jobs, UMAR helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities cultivate their passion.


T h r i v e


UMAR’s extra special touch allows each individual to flourish and grow while leading a life full of purpose.


We are a nonprofit on a mission to promote community inclusion, independence and growth for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities through residential, employment and cultural enrichment opportunities.

Call the admissions hotline to apply or learn more:704-659-7641.

UMAR Art Featured in Paper Clouds Apparel Campaign

                      Paper Clouds Apparel Campaign Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) UMAR Art featured in Paper Clouds Apparel Campaign Did you hear? Five...
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NoDa Art Garden Plant Sale

Rain may have interfered with Charlotte Artists selling plants yesterday at the newly inaugurated NoDa Art Garden, a space allotted to UMAR by McGill Rose Garden, but that won’t stop them from having another go at...
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9 Reasons to Be a Friend of UMAR

  On Tuesday, more than 500 UMAR friends and family gathered together for the 22nd Annual Friends of UMAR Luncheon in Charlotte and raised over $196,000 to support UMAR participants as they live, work...
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