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9800 Kincey Ave.
Huntersville, NC 28078
P.O. Box 1558
Founded in 1983, UMARís mission is to promote
community inclusion, independence and growth for people with intellectual
and developmental disabilities through residential, employment and
cultural enrichment opportunities.
UMAR is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and an agency and ministry of
the Western North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. Our
24 group homes, 9 apartments, and 2 art centers and day programming, allow
individuals to experience independent living in a home-like atmosphere.
The Charlotte UMAR Arts Center is located at 1025 E. 36th Street (on the
grounds of Spencer United Methodist Church) Charlotte, NC 28205.
If you are interested in UMARís programs, services or group home
placements, please contact Intake & Admissions at: 704-659-7619.
Friends of UMAR
Luncheon April 14
The February 17 Friends of UMAR Luncheon is now scheduled for April 14,
12-1 pm. If you were planning to attend in February, mark your calendars
on this new date. The luncheon will be held at Providence United Methodist
New to the luncheon? Contact , UMAR Director of Development,
at 704-659-7624 or via .
21 Artists Could Lose Creative Home
- Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Arts Center Needs Community Support - TWC
UMAR to Raise $250K to Keep Charlotte Artists with Disabilities in
UMARís 2014 annual report is now available (opens in a new window).
Intake and Admissions:
UMAR is now CARF-accredited for the following
- Supported Living
- Job Supports