United Services for Children is a nonprofit organization that provides pediatric therapy, early intervention and family support services. For more than 40 years, United Services has been a leader in preparing children of all abilities to reach their full potential.

Early Intervention

Early Intervention Services focus on children up to 36 months old who have a developmental delay or diagnosed disability and are currently receiving services through Missouri First Steps. This program provides a vital beginning to a child’s developmental progress.

Pediatric Therapy

Speech/Language Therapy
Physical Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Aqua Therapy
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

Family Support

Family Support welcomes new families into the agency, and provides moms and dads with necessary information to make them feel at home at United Services.

Donate & Sponsor

You don’t have to be a therapist or teacher to help transform a child’s life. Anyone can do it, simply by making a donation to United Services for Children. With your help, a child who cannot communicate will learn to talk. A girl who cannot use her legs will learn to walk. A boy trapped in his own world will start making friends. Families who fear tomorrow will discover a future full of hope and possibility. The life-changing services we provide are only possible thanks to people like you. So please, donate today. Help children of all abilities reach their full potential.

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NAP Tax Credits

An easy, low-cost way to transform children’s lives   Charitable tax credits allow individuals and businesses to maximize their gifts to United Services for Children at very little out-of-pocket cost, allowing us to help children of all abilities reach their full potential. In addition to your regular deductions for charitable gifts, eligible donors will receive … Continued

Thanksgiving schedule

United Services for Children will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23, and Friday, Nov. 24, for the 2017 Thanksgiving holiday. We will reopen Monday, Nov. 27.

A child’s view of sensory processing

If you have ever had any trouble understanding sensory processing disorders, watch this 5-minute video of a young boy explaining it from his perspective. Although sensory processing disorder is not a diagnosis identified in the DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual), some physicians are recognizing the disorder. One of the main issues impacted is insurance coverage. … Continued