United Services News

Hogtoberfest raffle

A generous friend of the agency is donating a locally raised, natural-fed hog. You can buy chances to win the meat from this hog, which will be butchered by Amish processors in Bowling Green, Missouri. Raffle tickets are $25 each. Proceeds from this raffle will benefit The Endowment for United Services. Three lucky winners will … Continued

Join our Autism Walk team!

Join our team for the annual Autism Speaks Walk! United Services will join other teams Saturday, October 8, at Forest Park for the annual Autism Speaks community building and fundraising event. Search for the United Services for Children team on the St. Louis Walk team list and register to become a team member. We will … Continued


Ann Neuner, “Director of Fun,” retires

  Ann Neuner, “Director of Fun,” retired June 30 from United Services for Children, completing 30 years with the nonprofit agency. Under her official title, Director of Education Services, Ann supervised the agency’s Early Intervention program directors, steered curriculum development and implemented classroom quality standards. But her “Director of Fun” nickname better reflected her flamboyant … Continued


Growing Language with…Snack Time

A guide to help parents use snack time to facilitate their children’s language development.   Join in and eat – Meals and snacks are a wonderful time for social engagement with your child. We gather around food throughout our lives. We want this time to be positive and engaging for your child. No matter what … Continued


Closed for July 4

United Services for Children will be closed Monday, July 4, for Independence Day. Early Intervention classes will be closed the remainder of the week, July 5-8. Extended School Year classes will resume on July 11.


Infant Brain Imaging Study

Washington University is recruiting infants who have an older, full sibling diagnosed with autism for a research study. Infants prior to 6 months (or if you’re expecting) may be eligible. For more information, and to express interest, follow this link.


Summer Groups forming now

Enroll your child in Summer Group Sessions, May 31—June 17 at United Services for Children   Buddy Bunch If you feel like your child missed out on social opportunities during COVID, this is the class for you! Our team (EC Educator, OT, ST, Behavior Specialist) has developed a program targeting social development skills in a … Continued


Exploring the Spectrum returns

United Services for Children invites the community to the eighth annual Exploring the Spectrum autism awareness event on Saturday, April 2, 2022, at the Spencer Road Library Community Commons in St. Peters. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Guest speakers include Dr. Gretchen Meyer, Dr. Natasha Marrus and Andrew Simmons. Admission is free, but please register … Continued