Relationships are an important to everyone! UDI to help individuals who are receiving services build lasting relationships with community members, staff, and peers. UDI welcomes groups such as the Union County Woodmen of the World and the Monroe Police Department throughout the year for tours, activities, and volunteering. Students from local universities and colleges volunteer to do various activities at UDI and some even help teach creative arts. Outside of community members visiting UDI, individuals are encouraged to participate in outings to local stores, movies, and restaurants. at UDI make life long friends and connections to the surrounding community.