A Bright New Chapter for BETA :
For over 44 years BETA’s services have touched and impacted the lives of thousands of young mothers and their babies. This impact continues to live on through the lasting inter-generational impact that BETA’s services have provided.With impact, comes change and as you may have heard recently, BETA Center programs have merged as part of UCP of Central Florida.
UCP is an organization that empowers children of all abilities to achieve their potential by providing individualized support, education and therapy in an inclusive environment.
Although there will be changes, BETA’s education & nursery programs will continue alongside UCP’s existing education program.
The BETA Program at UCP Downtown gives children and parents the knowledge and support needed for strong and healthy families, with a focus on teen moms and at-risk families.
Parents learn about prenatal attachment, baby brain development, child development, infant mental health, school readiness and adolescence. Pregnant and parenting teens are embraced with comprehensive programs designed to meet their unique needs. Youth learn coping skills and the other developmental assets needed to successfully navigate school and life.
Infants thrive at the UCP quality PreK program. The BETA program promotes positive parent/child interaction, and helps children and parents grow together.