American Association of University Affilitated Programs for Persons with Developmental
UAPs are located at major universities and teaching hospitals in all states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and territories. UAPs target and engage in activities to support the independence, productivity, integration and inclusion into the community of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
BVC Learning Web
Blackstone Valley Chapter RI Arc is committed to opening up educational opportunities for adults and children with developmental disabilities. The BVC Learning Web is designed to provide interesting, stimulating and practical lessons in basic literacy. The web is specifically designed for people with developmental disabilities. The lessons are formatted to introduce new material at a measured pace that will allow learners to advance smoothly from level to level. It is designed to be challenging without being frustrating. We hope to use the tremendous resources of the Internet and computer technology to make learning a reality for people who truly want it. In the coming months new material at various levels will be added to the site. This site maybe used on a regular basis to augment other educational activities.