UMAR's mission is to promote community inclusion, independence and growth for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities through residential, employment and cultural enrichment opportunities. In North Carolina, we have 18 group homes, 9 apartments and 3 art centers which provide day programming.
- UMAR serves more than 400 adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout western NC.
- Residential counselors in our group homes provide on-site support 24/7.
- UMAR has 3 art centers which provide day programming, vocational services and mobile work crews (landscaping & janitorial).