9800 Kincey Ave.
Huntersville, NC 28078
P.O. Box 1558
UMAR is now CARF-accredited for the following
- Job Develop-
- Job Supports
From us to you . . . Thank You
Thank you for helping make the 20th Annual Friends of UMAR Luncheon a
tremendous success. UMAR met its fundraising goal of $150,000 and was once
again humbled by your generosity.
Read more about the luncheon at
UMAR: Art is the voice of soul by Lawrence Toppman at the Charlotte
2013 Annual Report Now Online
Report is now available.
For a hard copy, contact Ben Kubie at
UMAR Starts With U is a free one-hour introduction to the
agency for community supporters interested in learning how they can help
UMAR through gifts of money, time or talent. The event is held on the 2nd
Friday of each month from 12 to 1 p.m. at the UMAR Charlotte Arts Center
and includes free lunch, conversation and a tour of the art center.
Reservations are required so please contact Erin Stroup
at (704) 659-7623 or email
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.
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.